In Fates, Duelist's Blow increases the user's avoid by 30 when they initiate a battle. It is learned by Samurai at level 1 or higher. A Swordmaster, or a Master of Arms promoted from a Samurai can also learn this skill upon level up.
In Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, the skill is known as Duelist Sword (清流剣 Seiryūken, lit. Clear Stream Sword), a sword skill which increases the Avoid enhancement from Fates to +40, increases the Critical rate by 20, and boosts the damage dealt by 4%.
|Duelist's Blow||User triggers battle||-|
|Users||Learned by Samurais at level 1 or higher.|
|Effects||Boosts damage by 4%.|
|Notes||Weapon skill of: Silver Sword.|