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Scalpel is a weapon in Shadow Fight 3 unlocked during Chapter VII, Part I. It is a type of Epic Katana and belongs to the Heralds faction. Scalpel has a high boost in critical chance and features 3 item slots which can be customized with applicable Perks and Special Moves. It carries the Displacement Shadow Ability. Scalpel is a weapon wielded by Kibo, agent of the second arrow, Galen.

Scalpel can be bought from the shop for a determined amount of price. It can also be obtained as a random reward after winning any fight in Chapter VII, by opening a Chest (better chests have higher chances), or by purchasing the Heralds Booster Pack. Players must reach level 19 before they can equip and use it.

Other variants include:

Attack Overview[]

Disclaimer: The preview below uses Shadowslayer as the weapon. Both Scalpel and Shadowslayer share the exact same moveset, with the only differences being the rarity and design.

Move Name Controls
Katana Stance
Katana Slashes SF3Punch, SF3Punch
Katana Heavy Slash Hold SF3Punch
Katana Spinning Slash SF3B + SF3Punch
Katana Upper Slash SF3U + SF3Punch
Katana Low Slash SF3D + SF3Punch

Shadow Ability[]

  • Displacement SHADOW KATANA SLASH 1

Slashes forward with the Katana and then teleports behind the opponent, thrusting the Katana backwards into the opponent.

Special Moves[]

Three special moves are available for the Scalpel's item slots. Only one move can be equipped at a time.

Icon Name Controls Move
ICON SUPER KATANA 2 Mosquito Sting SF3F + SF3Punch, SF3Punch MosquitoSting
ICON SUPER KATANA 1 Rolling Waves SF3F + SF3Punch, SF3Punch, SF3Punch RollingWaves
ICON SUPER KATANA 3 Circumvention SF3F + SF3Punch Circumvention


  • Katana were one of the traditionally made Japanese swords that were used by the samurai of ancient and feudal Japan, used in 1400 to 1876. It is characterized by its distinctive appearance: a curved, single-edged blade with a circular or squared guard and long grip to accommodate two hands.