Godfall Weapon Classes

Godfall Weapons
Godfall Weapons

Combat

In Godfall you can master 5 different weapon classes. Each weapon type has its own unique playstyle. Because Godfall is a ‘Looter-Slasher’ you will be able to obtain a wide range of weapons within each classification. In Godfall it is that the weapons determine your character’s move set, not the Valorplates. Counterplay Games want you to master the weapons and not restrict you by bringing in variations based on the armor set you are wearing.

The combat in Godfall is mostly about ‘many vs 1’ and focuses on close combat melee. That said, there are ‘1 on 1’ encounters and you are able to perform long-range attacks. However, these long-range attacks do have eighter a cooldown or a charged up mechanic in order to perform them. So you can perform a ‘spin attack’ with you dual blades that have an extended range because they are attached to chains. And you can also throw your sword or spear at enemies from a distance.

Weapon Requirements

Weapons will have an ‘item level’, therefore, you will need to level up your character to the required level in order to wield it. But it also works the other way around. Throughout the game, you are able to collect crafting materials. You can use these to enhance your weapons and increase their stats. So that it’s on par with the enemy’s level and your weapon is still effective. It’s possible to keep your LVL1 Pole Arm throughout the whole game and keep increasing its capabilities. However, there are various rarity tiers in Godfall, like Epic and Legendary, that provide better quality loot.

Weapon Loadout

Before you start a mission in Godfall you can determine your build. You are able to equip 2 weapons into your loadout. Choose wisely which weapon type matches your play style and has the best synergy with your build.

Weapon Types

  • Longswords
  • Polearms
  • War hammers
  • Greatswords
  • Dual Blades

Longswords

Godfall Longsword Weapon Class

Godfall Longsword Weapon Class

Long Swords are balanced weapons. They have short cooldowns and don’t require long combo setups. Longswords are ideal for new players to get familiar with the game. They have a 4 hit light attack combo which you can also finish with the heavy attack.

  • Weapon Statistics:
    • Damage: Average
    • Range: Average
    • Speed: Average
  • Signature Moves:
    • Spectral Flurry: Unstoppable Combo
    • Spiral Technique: Powerful strike in a straight line.

Polearms

Godfall Pole Arm Weapon Class

Godfall Pole Arm Weapon Class

These weapons give you an extended range but deal a bit less damage.

  • Damage: Lower
  • Range: Very High
  • Speed: Average

Warhammers

Godfall Warhammer Weapon Class

Godfall Warhammer Weapon Class

These are the hardest hitting weapons in Godfall. While they are powerful they lack speed.

  • Damage: Very High
  • Range: Average
  • Speed: Slow

Greatswords

Godfall Great Sword Weapon Class

Godfall Great Sword Weapon Class

These are 2-handed swords that allow you to perform powerful strikes at the cost of speed.

  • Damage: High
  • Range: Average
  • Speed: Slower

Dual Blades

Godfall Dual Blades Weapon Class

Godfall Dual Blades Weapon Class

This is the fastest weapon class in Godfall. Deal quick blows to the enemy and overwhelm them with your speed. They are ideal for soft, unarmored, and single targets. Dual blades have a light attack combo of 4 consecutive hits. You can also perform a heavy attack called the ‘Blade Cyclone’. Your character will jump forward and perform a spin attack with both blades. This can be executed as a heavy single attack or at the end of your light combo attack.

  • Weapon Statistics:
    • Damage: Low
    • Range: Short
    • Speed: Very High
  • Signature Moves:
    • Inner Focus: Charge up to inflict massive damage.
    • Mortal Coil: Throw your blade into an enemy and pull them towards you.

Shield

While the shield isn’t one of the weapon classes in Godfall. You can utilize it to attack your opponents. Yes, you can block incoming attacks with it but you can also do some other cool stuff with your shield.