|Source||Nobushi and Kairagi|
An intricately-made handguard that was mounted upon a famed weapon.
Some believe that swords have souls and lives of their own, and thus deserve their own names. Those who love their blades will be acknowledged by them in turn. But those who see their swords as friends or even lovers should be warned that this relationship is built on death and bloodshed. The passions of those who dance with their blade amid crimson showers must surely be cooled someday by fickle steel.
Ayaka is the only character who’s using this material for now.
3 weapons using Famed Handguard as ascension material:
Where to get Famed Handguard?
This material can be obtained by defeating Nobushi and Kairagi type enemies, also obtainable by transmuting 3 Kageuchi Handguard in Alchemy table.
Here’s all locations and routes for Famed Handguard farming
Famed Handguard Farming Routes and Locations
Grand Narukami Island
Small island near Ritou
Konda Village, Chinju Forest, and Araumi
Area Outside Kamisato Estate
Jinren Island located north of Araumi. If you haven’t unlocked teleport waypoint in this island, you can reach this place by using Waverider from Araumi waverider port.
Take a note that some enemies won’t show up until you’ve reached the place. If you are already in the location but the Nobushi didn’t spawn, try to walk around the area.
If you haven’t open Shakkei Pavilion domain yet, you can read the guide How to Unlock Shakkei Pavilion domain. Or you can use closest teleport waypoint and glide down to the first area.
On the right side of the map, you can start from teleport waypoint in Tatarasuna. Don’t forget to pick any Dendrobium in this area while you are farming for handguard.
There’s 3 locations with red circle mark.
- Circle number 1: in Higi village and located near teleport waypoint, you can find some nobushi and kairagi in the riverbank.
- Circle number 2: Nobushi in the area won’t spawn if you got daily challenge in that area. Instead, they’ll replaced by group of Fatui.
- Circle number 3: Can be found inside underground ruin which can be acessed from the gate inside serpent head. You need to unlock the gate first by guiding 2 electro seelies in that area.