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Torches were one of the most basic and widely available weapons in ''[[Soul Reaver 2]]'', they could be found throughout [[Nosgoth]] in all three eras, usually adorning walls in darkened areas.{{Ref-SR2}}{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}
 
Torches were one of the most basic and widely available weapons in ''[[Soul Reaver 2]]'', they could be found throughout [[Nosgoth]] in all three eras, usually adorning walls in darkened areas.{{Ref-SR2}}{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}
   
Torches were a one-handed weapon variant. They were slower and more powerful compared to [[Claws]]; but were faster and less powerful compared to [[Long swords (SR2)|sword]], [[Tridents|trident]]/[[Halberds|halberd]] and [[Axes (SR2)|axe]] variant weapons.{{Ref-SR2}}{{Ref-SR2-Manual}}{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}<ref name="SR2Online-Weapons">'''Weapons:''' GameFAQs. [http://www.gamefaqs.com/pc/529590-legacy-of-kain-soul-reaver-2/faqs/15521 Soul Reaver 2 FAQ/Walkthrough]/[http://soulreaver-2.tripod.com/weapons.html Soul Reaver 2|Online] (by Celtic Wolf).</ref> Torches had a unique [[Combat (SR2)|finishing move]] - igniting the enemy and setting them aflame. This move could only be used once however, as it extinguished the torch{{Ref-SR2}}{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}; unlike ''[[Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver]]''{{Ref-SR1}}, torches could not be re-lit{{Ref-SR2}}.
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Torches were a one-handed weapon variant. They were slower and more powerful compared to [[Claws]]; but were faster and less powerful compared to [[Long swords (SR2)|sword]], [[Tridents|trident]]/[[Halberds|halberd]] and [[Axes (SR2)|axe]] variant weapons.{{Ref-SR2}}{{Ref-SR2-Manual}}{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}<ref name="SR2Online-Weapons">'''Weapons:''' GameFAQs. [http://www.gamefaqs.com/pc/529590-legacy-of-kain-soul-reaver-2/faqs/15521 Soul Reaver 2 FAQ/Walkthrough]/[http://soulreaver-2.tripod.com/weapons.html Soul Reaver 2|Online] (by Celtic Wolf).</ref> Torches had a unique [[Combat (SR2)|finishing move]] - igniting the enemy and setting them aflame. This move could only be used once however, as it extinguished the torch;{{Ref-SR2}}{{Ref-SR2-Prima}} unlike ''[[Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver]]''{{Ref-SR1}}, torches could not be re-lit.{{Ref-SR2}}
   
 
==Notes==
 
==Notes==
*Torches in ''Soul Reaver 2'' were presumably based on the [[Torches (SR1)|Torches]] seen in ''[[Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver]]'', with a similar appearance and similar moves, animations and attributes to their ''Soul Reaver'' predecessors{{Ref-SR1}}. Notably the ''Soul Reaver 2'' torches are unable to be re-used or reignited.
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*Torches in ''Soul Reaver 2'' were presumably based on the [[Torches (SR1)|Torches]] seen in ''[[Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver]]'', with a similar appearance and similar moves, animations and attributes to their ''Soul Reaver'' predecessors.{{Ref-SR1}} Notably the ''Soul Reaver 2'' torches are unable to be re-used or reignited.
*Like many of the weapons in ''Soul Reaver 2'', Torches are not explicitly named in-game. In many guides and sources, weapons are divided by generally into one- or two-handed weapons{{Ref-SR2-Manual}}, or into general weapon families{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}<ref name="SR2Online-Weapons">'''Weapons:''' GameFAQs. [http://www.gamefaqs.com/pc/529590-legacy-of-kain-soul-reaver-2/faqs/15521 Soul Reaver 2 FAQ/Walkthrough]/[http://soulreaver-2.tripod.com/weapons.htmll Soul Reaver 2|Online] (by Celtic Wolf).</ref>(with the torches given their own unique one-handed variant class).
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*Like many of the weapons in ''Soul Reaver 2'', Torches are not explicitly named in-game. In many guides and sources, weapons are divided by generally into one- or two-handed weapons,{{Ref-SR2-Manual}} or into general weapon families{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}<ref name="SR2Online-Weapons">'''Weapons:''' GameFAQs. [http://www.gamefaqs.com/pc/529590-legacy-of-kain-soul-reaver-2/faqs/15521 Soul Reaver 2 FAQ/Walkthrough]/[http://soulreaver-2.tripod.com/weapons.htmll Soul Reaver 2|Online] (by Celtic Wolf).</ref>(with the torches given their own unique one-handed variant class).
*Torches are labelled as ''"hndtrch"'' in game files.{{Ref-SR2}}. The game manual and [[Prima's Official Strategy Guide - Soul Reaver 2|Prima guide]] both refer to them as ''"torches"''{{Ref-SR2-Manual}}{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}.
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*Torches are labelled as ''"hndtrch"'' in game files.{{Ref-SR2}} The game manual and [[Prima's Official Strategy Guide - Soul Reaver 2|Prima guide]] both refer to them as ''"torches"''.{{Ref-SR2-Manual}}{{Ref-SR2-Prima}}
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==

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Template:Item Torches were a weapon that could be used by Raziel in Soul Reaver 2.

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Torches were one of the most basic and widely available weapons in Soul Reaver 2, they could be found throughout Nosgoth in all three eras, usually adorning walls in darkened areas.Template:Ref-SR2Template:Ref-SR2-Prima

Torches were a one-handed weapon variant. They were slower and more powerful compared to Claws; but were faster and less powerful compared to sword, trident/halberd and axe variant weapons.Template:Ref-SR2Template:Ref-SR2-ManualTemplate:Ref-SR2-Prima[1] Torches had a unique finishing move - igniting the enemy and setting them aflame. This move could only be used once however, as it extinguished the torch;Template:Ref-SR2Template:Ref-SR2-Prima unlike Legacy of Kain: Soul ReaverTemplate:Ref-SR1, torches could not be re-lit.Template:Ref-SR2

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Weapons: GameFAQs. Soul Reaver 2 FAQ/Walkthrough/Soul Reaver 2|Online (by Celtic Wolf). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "SR2Online-Weapons" defined multiple times with different content
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