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A helmet designed using Eastern techniques. Sold as a work of art.

— Description, Sonic and the Black Knight[1]

The Samurai Helmet (東方の兜 Tōhō no kabuto?) is a collectible item that appears in Sonic and the Black Knight.


The Samurai Helmet is a metallic helmet that greatly resembles the real-life Dō-maru kabuto. In addition, it has spikes on its back. Accordingly, it was made using Eastern techniques and is sold as a work of art.


In gameplay, the player can collect the Samurai Helmet by defeating enemies during different Missions in certain areas. For then to obtain it, the player must use the ID points earned from completing the Mission where the Samurai Helmet was picked up to identify it on the identification screen. The Samurai Helmet is needed to craft the Flamberge.


No. 30
ID Point Price 15
Rarity Level ★★★★★★★★★☆
Item Type Armor
Location Deep Woods (dropped by enemies in "Total Rampage: Defeat as many enemies as possible"), Crystal Cave (dropped by enemies), Faraway Avalon (dropped by enemies), Dark Hollow (earned by clearing "Defeat the Boss: Dark Queen")


  1. Official in-game description of Samurai Helmet in the Treasury, item 030/247.

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