Ashina Arts (葦名流, School of Ashina) is a skill tree in Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, this skill tree focuses on combat and swordplay. This is the Skill Tree for the player who plans to be in direct confrontation with enemies often, and who does not care too much for stealth tactics. Because Bosses are likely to be fought in this manner, placing some points into this Skill Tree is recommended to all players.
Each Skill Tree consists of a variety of skills that are categorized as Combat Arts, Shinobi Martial Arts, and Latent Skills that will allow players to alter and customize Sekiro's overall effectiveness in combat and survivability.
How to Acquire Ashina Arts
- The Ashina Esoteric Text is given by Tengu in Ashina Outskirts. After you assist him with his rat problem, return and he will give this to you.
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Ashina Arts Skill Tree
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Ashina Arts Skills
|Name||Effect||Skill Points Needed||Requirements|
|Ascending Carp||Increases the damage inflicted to Posture upon performing a successful Deflection.||2||Ichimonji|
|Ashina Cross||From a sheathed stance, draw the blade at high speed.||5||Flowing Water
|Breath of Nature: Light||Recovers Posture upon executing a successful Deathblow.||2||Ascending Carp|
|Descending Carp||For a few seconds after deflection, increases damage to enemy posture from all sources.||1||Descending Carp|
|Flowing Water||Reduces the amount of damage to Posture when attacked by an enemy with a sword.||3||Ascending Carp|
|Ichimonji||Delivers a heavy, one-hit overhead sword strike.||2||Ashina Esoteric Text|
|Ichimonji: Double||Adds a follow-up overhead sword strike to Ichimonji.||3||Ascending Carp