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Hephaestus is a Blood Code (Class) in Code Vein, originally owned by Rin Murasame. Blood Codes can be changed on the fly, which grants the player various Gifts, changes the player's Stats and provides the ability to equip various Weapons and Blood Veils.

Specializes in dexterity-based weapons, and uses devious Gifts to toy with the enemy.


How to unlock Hephaestus and Hephaestus Vestiges



Hephaestus Notes, Tips and Builds





Hephaestus Gifts

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Gift Hephaestus Tree Type Gift Type Description
Avarice Light Passive Increases the amount of ichor gained from drain attacks.
Vanishing Hollow Skill Active Dodge attacks by transforming into mist.
Inhibit Resistance Light Passive  Increases inhibit resistance.
Countermeasure Dark Active  For a limited time, dodging enemy attacks generates projectiles that attack the enemy.
Inhibit Removal Light Active Cures you and your partner of inhibit. Use to block the effect before being afflicted.
Evasive Snare * Dark Passive Dodging enemy attacks generates projectiles at the cost of ichor that attack the enemy.
Dancing Blaze Dark Active Fires a ricocheting bullet.
Pioneer's Guidance Light Passive Makes Gifts easier to master.
Swift Destruction Light Passive Increases damage dealt in proportion to your mobility.
Flames of Rage Dark Active Manipulates ichor to create a trap at your feet that immolates assailants.

  * Denotes an "exclusive" gift that cannot be mastered. 


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    • Anonymous

      This is ridiculous. Why in the hell would they give you the one code clearly designed for dealing with that area, AFTER progressing past that area? Everything they give you before hand makes perfect sense!

      • Anonymous

        I did some quick testing about the unlock conditions, and it seems that the actual trigger for Murasame giving Hephaestus to you is entering the Crypt Spire and not defeating the Successor of the Throat.

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