Skana Prime
Mastery Level 0
Type Longsword
Base Damage 35.0
Base Firing Rate 1.0
Accuracy 100.0
Base Charge Damage 85.0
Base Charge Speed 1.0s
Polarities 18px
A basic blade known as a Skana. It is widely used by the Tenno. Prime model offers slightly increased damage.

–In-game Description

Skana Prime is the unique counterpart of Skana. The Prime version has higher base damage and charge attack damage.


Skana Prime is only available to owners of the Master or Grand Master Founders packages.


This is a Slashing weapon.


  • Good swing damage.
  • Has 18px and 19px Polarity slots.
  • Comes with its own weapon slot and already amplified with an Orokin Catalyst.
  • Charge attack is a vertical slice, allowing it to hit Crawlers and knocked down enemies.
  • Charge attack has a long reach. [Needs confirmation]
  • Inherent Stun capabilities [Needs confirmation].


  • Is slower than the otherwise comparable Cronus.
  • Not so great charge damage.
  • Charge attack is a vertical slice and can miss an enemy slightly off to the side.

Weapon LoadoutsEdit

Main article: Category:Skana Prime Build

See the user build section for builds using this weapon.


Weapons{Compare All}
Primary Weapons
Rifles BratonBraton VandalMK1-BratonBoltorBurstonGrakataGorgonLatronLatron Prime
Shotguns BoarHekStrun
Special DreadParisSnipetronVulkar
Side Arms
Single BoltoBroncoFurisKrakenLatoLato PrimeLato VandalLexSicarusViper
Dual AfurisAkboltoAklatoDual BroncosTwin Vipers
Thrown DespairKunai
Melee Weapons
Short AnkyrosCeramic DaggerDark DaggerFuraxHeat Dagger
Long AmphisBoCronusDark SwordEther SwordHeat SwordJaw SwordMachete
MirePangolin SwordPlasma SwordSkanaSkana Prime
Dual Dual CleaversDual EtherDual Heat SwordsDual SkanaDual ZorenEther DaggersFang
Thrown GlaiveKestrel
Heavy FragorGramHateOrthosReaper PrimeScindo
Skins BrokkManticoreDagger Axe (Zoren)Dagger Axe (Scindo)