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Cyberpunk 2077 Dragon Strike

The Cyberpunk 2077 Dragon Strike Perk is found within the Blades Skill Tree and is improved by leveling your Reflexes Stat. The Dragon Strike Perk Increases Crit Damage with Blades by 25%. +1% per Perk Level..

Dragon Strike

Skill Type: Blades

Requires: Level 20 Reflexes

Effect: Increases Crit Damage with Blades by 25%. +1% per Perk Level.

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Perks like Dragon Strike in Cyberpunk 2077

List of Blades Perks that are similar to Dragon Strike.

Rank Lvl Perk Effect
A
1 Roaring WatersStrong attacks deal 30% / 40% / 50% more damage
A
4 Slow And SteadyArmor is increased by 15% / 30% while moving
A
1 Sting Like A BeeIncreases attack speed by 10% /20% /30%
A
4 Crimson DanceCombo attacks have a 15% / 30% chance to apply bleeding
A
6 Flight Of The SparrowReduces the stamina cost of all attacks by 30% / 50%
B
6 Offensive DefenseDefensive Attacks with Blades deal 200% more damage
A
8 Shifting SandsDodging recovers 15% / 30% / 25% stamina
A
8 Stuck PigIncreases bleeding duration by 1 / 2 / 3 second(s)
B
10 Unbroken SpiritA successful deflect recovers 25% health and stamina
S
10 Blessed BladeIncreases crit chance by 20%
A
12 BloodlustRecovers 7% / 10% health when applying bleeding to an enemy or hitting an enemy with bleeding
A
12 Float Like A ButterflyDodging increases damage dealt by 25% / 50% for 10 seconds
A
15 Judge, Jury And ExecutionerDamage is increased by 50% / 75% / 100% against targets with max health
S
15 Fiery BlastIncreases damage against a target by 1% for every 1% / 2% / 3% of health they are missing
S
18 DeathboltDefeating an enemy recovers 40% health and increases movement speed by 30% for 5 seconds
S
18 Crimson TideBleeding applied by blades deal 300% more damage
S
20 Dragon StrikeIncreases Crit Damage with Blades by 25%. +1% per Perk Level.
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Best weapons to use with Dragon Strike Perk in Cyberpunk 2077

We consider weapons to be the best to use with the Dragon Strike perk.

Stats

Best Dragon Strike Build, Weapons, and Cyberware in Cyberpunk 2077

We recommend using this Samurai Katana build with the Dragon Strike Perk, together with Crimson Dance and Bloodlust will improve the overall build.

A-Tier
Samurai Katana Build
20
Body
20
Reflexes
15
Cool
3
Intelligence
3
Technical Ability

The Best Weapons we recommend for this build
Name Stats
Blade
Katana
Stats

150 Damage
5 Attacks Per Seconds
+
96-118 Electrical Damage
+
10 Electrical Resistance
+
5% Crit Chance
+
10% Crit Damage
+
20% Shock Chance
Effects

Deals electrical damage with a chance to apply Shock. Also increases electrical resistance.
Blade
Katana
Stats

63 Damage
2.99 Attacks Per Second
+
40-49 Physical Damage
+
18% Crit Damage
+
10% Bleeding Chance
Effects

High base damage.
Blade
Katana
Stats

111 Damage
4.80 Attacks Per Second
Effects

Crit Chance increased to 100% while Kerenzikov is active. Final combo attack damage doubled as standard, but quadrupled if the target has more health than you.
Blade
Katana
Stats

57 Damage
3.85 Attacks Per Second
Effects

Reduced base damage but very high Crit Damage multiplier

The Best Cyberware we recommend for this build
Name Price Effect
Limbic System Enchancement
Common
Frontal Cortex
3,000
Increase Crit Chance by 7%
Int 6
Limbic System Enchancement
Rare
Frontal Cortex
9,000
Increases Crit Chance by 15%
Int 9

You should check out our Best Mods Guide.

Need a cyberdeck to complete this build? You should check out our Best Cyberdeck Guide.

The Best Quickhacks to use with this build
Name Price Specs Effect
Weapon Glitch
Uncommon
60
RAM Cost: 4
Upload Time: 5
Duration: 30
Cooldown: 0
Causes the target's weapon to malfunction, reducing its accuracy and disabling Smart tracking and obstacle penetration.
Weapon Glitch
Rare
600
RAM Cost: 5
Upload Time: 5
Duration: 30
Cooldown: 0
Spreads to the nearest target within a radius.
Weapon Glitch
Epic
1,000
RAM Cost: 6
Upload Time: 5
Duration: 30
Cooldown: 0
Causes the target's weapon to explode, causing damage.
Weapon Glitch
Legendary
1,400
RAM Cost: 7
Upload Time: 6
Duration: 50
Cooldown: 0
Passive while equipped: enables the Weapons Jammer daemon during Breach Protocol.

Samurai Katana Best Perks You Should Use
Skill Lvl Perks Effects
4 Slow And SteadyArmor is increased by 15% / 30% while moving
1 Sting Like A BeeIncreases attack speed by 10% /20% /30%
4 Crimson DanceCombo attacks have a 15% / 30% chance to apply bleeding
6 Flight Of The SparrowReduces the stamina cost of all attacks by 30% / 50%
10 Blessed BladeIncreases crit chance by 20%
12 BloodlustRecovers 7% / 10% health when applying bleeding to an enemy or hitting an enemy with bleeding
15 Fiery BlastIncreases damage against a target by 1% for every 1% / 2% / 3% of health they are missing
18 DeathboltDefeating an enemy recovers 40% health and increases movement speed by 30% for 5 seconds
1 RegenerationHealth slowly regenerates during combat
7 EpimorphosisHealth regenerates up to 70% / 80% / 90% of max health outside of combat
9 Steel And ChromeIncreases melee damage by 10% / 20%
12 Cardio CureHealth regenerates faster when moving
14 MarathonerSprinting does not drain stamina
16 Dog Of WarIncreases health regen in combat by 15% / 20%
16 WolverineHealth regen activates 50% / 90% faster during combat
7 Dead CenterIncreases damage to torso by 10% / 20%
16 Speed DemonYou deal more damage the faster you're moving
1 Cold BloodAfter defeating an enemy, gain Cold Blood for 10 seconds and increase movement speed by 2%. Stacks up to 1/2/3 times
5 Will To SurviveIncreases all resistances by 2.5% / 5% per stack of Cold Blood
7 Critical ConditionIncreases duration of Cold Blood by 5/10 seconds
9 Rapid BloodflowIncrease health regen inside and outside combat by50% / 100% per stack of Cold Blood
9 Defensive ClottingIncreases armor by 1% / 2% per stack of Cold Blood
12 Blood BrawlWhen Cold Blood is active, increases damage with melee weapons by 5% / 10%
12 PredatorIncreases attack speed by 1% / 3% per stack of Cold Blood
14 Cold And CalculatingLanding a crit hit has 25% chance of applying a stack of Cold Blood
16 CoolagulantStacks of Cold Blood are removed one by one, not all at once
20 Dragon StrikeIncreases Crit Damage with Blades by 25%. +1% per Perk Level.

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