Gaol Blade

Gaol blade


Blade Mini Icon Blade


Powerful projectiles
Good charged shot homing


Slow-moving projectiles
Slows user's movement

The Gaol Blade (ガイナスの撃剣 Gainasu no Gekiken, "Gainas's Strike Blade") is a blade in Kid Icarus: Uprising.

Physical Appearance

The Gaol Blade is a purple and red sword-like weapon that resembles Gaol's armor, having been crafted from the same cursed material.[1]


Kid Icarus: Uprising

The Gaol Blade is a weapon the player can use in-game, which can be unlocked by clearing Chapter 2. Once unlocked, it can be obtained as loot, through fusion, or by completing a challenge in Viridi's Treasure Hunt that requires the player defeat Gaol before Magnus in Chapter 24 without harming him on Intensity 5.0 or higher.


Air Battle

Range Damage Hits
Continuous fire 64.3m 21.1
Charged shot 81.7m 83.9 1
Melee combo Strike 1: 67.2
Strike 2: 37.8
Strike 3: 79.8
Strike 4: —
Strike 5: —
Note: data was taken from a weapon with a base value of 100.

Land Battle

Range Min Damage Max Damage1 Hits
Continuous fire 23m Standing: 4.6 Standing: 4.6 36
32.3m Forward-dash: 16.5 Forward-dash: 26.6 2
28.9m Side-dash: 13.2 Side-dash: 22 2
30.6m Backward-dash: 13.8 Backward-dash: 23 2
Charged shot 33.6m Standing: 20.5 Standing: 34.2 1
45.1m Forward-dash: 30.5 Forward-dash: 49.7 1
40.5m Side-dash: 25.9 Side-dash: 42.8 1
35.8m Backward-dash: 27.7 Backward-dash: 46.1 1
Melee combo Strike 1: 21
Strike 2: 11.8
Strike 3: 24.9
Strike 4: —
Strike 5: —
Melee dash: 57.5 1
Note: data was taken from a weapon with a base value of 100.
1: This weapon deals more damage at close range.

Idol Description

Gaol Blade

A blade forged from the same cursed material as Dark Lord Gaol's armor. While it has the most powerful ranged attacks of any blade and its charged shot has a strong homing ability, these attacks move slowly.

Weapon Fusion



  1. Idol description

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