Gradius ( グラディウス Guradiusu ) is the first weapons to have, is classified as a sword-type and it's one of the weakest weapons of the game. Its obtained after enter the city of death, San Miguel during the first trap, and since the player does not have weapons to fight, is forced to hide himself in a small room that curiously has the sword inside in a chest, with it, can finish the trap.
Keep in mind that the gradius does not have a SP effect, but can be refinement to improve its attack with Solar Smith.
The gradius can not be forged because it is the first sword of the game, but you can refinement it with another weapon to increase its level or create a new sword with it.
You can also forged badly a higher level sword to get it.
|Gradius III||2||3 - 4|
The gradius can be upgrade using most accessories, but can not be upgrade to any rapier.
Crest of Clubs
Crest of Diamonds
|Gradius||x||Fire Dragon Armor|
Ice Dragon Armor
Wind Dragon Armor
Earth Dragon Armor