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Pros[ | ]

  • Bladed weapons, which means that every attack they do has some chance to cause bleeding.
  • Lighter, quicker weapons, giving all knives some chance to counter an enemy’s attack.
  • All knives are one-handed weapons, which means there is no penalty to switch to them from other one-handed weapons.
  • Good critical chance.
  • AP cost for basic attack is on the lower side.

Cons[ | ]

  • Knives do less damage than most other types of weapons.
  • Despite higher crit rate, critical hit multiplier is low.
  • Better models of knives are harder to find.
  • Knives do significantly less damage to zombies than humans.