Yamato is an enchanted wakizashi +4 which also offers a bonus to armor class of -1. It inflicts 1d8+4 points of piercing damage, has a -4 THAC0 bonus, it weighs only 1 lb. and has a speed factor of 0. Druids can wield this weapon and other wakizashis, despite the contrary in-game statistics.
|“||The name of the mighty Wu Jen who fashioned this "companion sword" is long forgotten. However, the name Yamato, loosely translated, means "Guardian" or "Defender".||”|