|“||A basic but effective weapon, Nariko starts her adventure armed with the traditional longsword of her clan. The longsword enables her to attack quickly, and when not attacking it will block moderate attacks automatically||”|
– Official manual description.
The Longsword is the default weapon used in the game, and is the weapon of choice for Nariko as well as her clan. It is used in the game's first five checkpoints until The Heavenly Sword, when Nariko gains the use of the weapon of the same name. After this, the Sword is used until the Chapter Three checkpoint Brother Against Brother, when Bohan captures the Sword and forces Nariko to fight her clan using the Longsword in his arena.