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The''' Long Sword''', also known as the '''Sarafan Symbol Sword''', was a sword variant weapon that [[Raziel]] could wield in [[Soul Reaver 2|''Soul Reaver 2'']]. The Long Sword had a [[Sarafan brotherhood|Sarafan Brotherhood]] symbol at the hilt of the blade and was initially found in the hands of [[Sarafan warrior swordsmen|Sarafan Warrior Swordsmen]].
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|class = [[:Category:Soul Reaver 2 standard weapons|Soul Reaver 2 standard weapons]]
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|caption = Raziel with a Long sword in ''Soul Reaver 2''
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|PC = [[Raziel]]<br/>[[Sarafan warrior swordsmen]]
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''' Long Swords''', also known as the '''Sarafan Swords''', was a sword variant weapon that [[Raziel]] could wield in [[Soul Reaver 2|''Soul Reaver 2'']]. They were initially found in the hands of [[Sarafan warrior swordsmen|Sarafan Warrior Swordsmen]].
   
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==Notes==
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*Most of the [[Sarafan warrior inquisitors|Sarafan Warrior Inquisitors]] are depicted at some point wielding the Long Sword; though only [[Zephon]], [[Rahab]] and [[Raziel]] are armed with it when confronted in the [[Sarafan Stronghold]] in [[Nosgoth's early history]]{{Ref-SR2-C18}}. (Murals in the [[Sarafan Stronghold#Chapter House|Chapter House]] show [[Melchiah]], [[Zephon]] and [[Dumah]] wielding it{{Ref-SR2}}; as well as [[Malek]]'s statue in the [[Sarafan Stronghold#Cloister|cloister courtyard]] in ''[[Legacy of Kain: Defiance]]{{Ref-Defiance}} -'' ''see below'').
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*The Long sword is labelled as ''"saraswrd"'' in game files.{{Ref-SR2}}
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*The Long Sword had a [[Sarafan brotherhood|Sarafan Brotherhood]] symbol at the hilt of the blade{{Ref-SR2}}. Despite the appearance of the [[Sarafan warrior swordsmen|Sarafan Warrior Swordsmen]], the long sword does not appear in the [[Legacy of Kain: Defiance comic|''Defiance comic'']], where a 'plainer' sword without the Sarafan symbol is seen in it's place; the same cosmetic change happens to the [[Tridents|Sarafan Trident]] wielded by [[Sarafan warrior pikemen|Sarafan Warrior Pikemen]]{{Ref-DefianceComic}}.
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*The Long Sword would not feature in [[Legacy of Kain: Defiance|''Defiance'']], where [[Soul Reaver|The Reaver]] was the only obtainable weapon, however, it's legacy would endure as the [[Sarafan templars|Sarafan Templar]] wielded similarly designed 'claymores' (perhaps implied to be longer and heavier than the long sword). The artifact [[Malek's Sword]], depicted as wielded by the [[Sarafan warrior inquisitors|Sarafan Warrior Inquisitor]] [[Malek]] on a statue in the[[Sarafan Stronghold#Cloister|Cloister]] in ''Defiance'', also seemed to be based on the Sarafan Long Sword design{{Ref-Defiance}}{{Ref-Defiance-Prima}}.
 
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==Notes==
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==Appearances==
*Most of the [[Sarafan warrior inquisitors|Sarafan Warrior Inquisitors]] are depicted at some point wielding the Long Sword; though only [[Zephon]], [[Rahab]] and [[Raziel]] are armed with it when confronted in the [[Sarafan Stronghold]] in [[Nosgoth's early history]]. (Murals in the [[Sarafan Stronghold#Chapter House|Chapter House]] show [[Melchiah]], [[Zephon]] and [[Dumah]] wielding it; as well as [[Malek]]'s statue in the [[Sarafan Stronghold#Cloister|cloister courtyard]] in ''[[Legacy of Kain: Defiance]] -'' ''see below'').
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*{{Icon-SR2}}''[[Soul Reaver 2]]''
*The Long sword is labelled as ''"saraswrd"'' in game files.{{Ref-SR2}}
 
*Despite the appearance of the [[Sarafan warrior swordsmen|Sarafan Warrior Swordsmen]], the long sword does not appear in the [[Legacy of Kain: Defiance comic|''Defiance comic'']], where a 'plainer' sword without the Sarafan symbol is seen in it's place; the same cosmetic change happens to the [[Tridents|Sarafan Trident]] wielded by [[Sarafan warrior pikemen|Sarafan Warrior Pikemen]].
 
*The Long Sword would not feature in [[Legacy of Kain: Defiance|''Defiance'']], where [[Soul Reaver|The Reaver]] was the only obtainable weapon, however, it's legacy would endure as the [[Sarafan templars|Sarafan Templar]] wielded similarly designed 'claymores' (perhaps implied to be longer and heavier than the long sword). The artifact [[Malek's Sword]], depicted as wielded by the [[Sarafan warrior inquisitors|Sarafan Warrior Inquisitor]] [[Malek]] on a statue in the[[Sarafan Stronghold#Cloister|Cloister]] in ''Defiance'', also seemed to be based on the Sarafan Long Sword design.
 
 
 
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Template:Item Long Swords, also known as the Sarafan Swords, was a sword variant weapon that Raziel could wield in Soul Reaver 2. They were initially found in the hands of Sarafan Warrior Swordsmen.

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