|Effect:||When using the Shadow Dash, the bearer's body will sharpen and damage enemies.|
Sharp Shadow in Hollow Knight is one out of the 45 Charms that is found in the game. These charms are special items that provide The Knight buffs that will help with both traversing Hallownest and battling its foes. Charms require Notches and can only be equipped and unequipped while having The Knight sit on a bench.
Sharp Shadow Information
"Contains a forbidden spell that transforms shadows into deadly weapons."
Sharp Shadow is a charm that increases the dash length of The Knight by 39% and damaging the enemy as well. Sharp Shadow isn't affected with other buffs when it is combined with charms such as Fragile Strength, Unbreakable Strength, or Fury of the Fallen but works with Dashmaster, adding an increase of the damage from dashing by 50%.
A few important notes to remember is that enemies that take damage from Sharp Shadow will not generate SOUL, and some enemies and bosses that are immune to Nail Attacks can be damaged from using Sharp Shadow.
Sharp Shadow Acquisition
- Location: Deepnest
- Acquisition: This charm is obtained in Deepnest, you can find the charm behind a Shade Gate, southeast of the Hot Spring - you will need to have the Shade Cloak ability in order to pass through the Shade Gate
Sharp Shadow Notes
- Charms can only be equipped and unequipped by using a bench.
- Equip the Dashmaster charm along with Sharp Shadow to increase the damage of the shadow