Nightblade

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Nightblade
A Nightblade in The Lost and Damned.
A Nightblade in The Lost and Damned.
Appearance(s) The Lost and Damned
Vehicle type Civilian/Gang motorcycle
Body style Chopper
Capacity 2 (rider and passenger)

{{Infobox vehicle | name = Nightblade | front_image = Nightblade-TLAD-front.jpg | image_size = 300 | caption = A Nightblade in [[The Lost and Damned]] | vehicle_type = Civilian/Gang motorcycle | body_style = Chopper | capacity = 2 (rider and passenger) | game_1 = The Lost and Damned | game_2 = }} The '''Nightblade''' is a [[wp:Choppers|chopper style]] motorcycle featured in the [[The Lost and Damned]] [[GTA IV Episodes|episodic pack]] for [[Grand Theft Auto IV]], and also present in an unused form in GTA IV. == Description == === Design === Based on the [[wp:Orange County Choppers|Orange County Choppers]] 10th Anniversary, the Nightblade in The Lost and Damned is designed as a mock-classic chopper that features, among others, wire spoked wheels, traditional lighting and flat track handlebars. The Nightblade exists in an incomplete, unused form in GTA IV, featuring a simpler handlebar design with a gauge mounted in the center, as well as "Nightblade" badges on the transmission covers. The Nightblade is a gang bike ridden by [[Angels Of Death]] members. Nightblade-GTAIV-front.png|A Nightblade extracted from the PC version of Grand Theft Auto IV. Nightblade-TLAD-front.jpg|The Nightblade in its finished form in The Lost and Damned. === Performance === The Nightblade is a generally mediocre chopper, with unremarkable acceleration paired with a below average top speed of around 125 kph/77 mph. While the bike has competently average braking response and grip, the bike's cornering is considerably poor and often reliant on the player not applying the throttle when cornering in sharper turns. Its heavy weight distribution also makes the bike unsuitable for wheelies and stoppies. == Trivia == * The Nightblade plays the radio station [[Liberty City Hardcore]] by default when entered. == Locations == * Can be found driven near the [[Hickey Bridge]], if the player is on a bike. * Can be seen in the [[Races in The Lost and Damned|bike races]]. Taking the bike will prompt the game to forfeit the player from the race. * Can be obtained after successfully completing [[Malc|Malc's]] first random character encounter. A [[Wolfsbane]] can also be obtained in this mission. * One of the bikes the player may steal for [[Angus' Bike Thefts|Angus]]. {{Navboxes |title= Navigation |list1= {{vehicles|state=collapsed}} {{gtaiv vehicles|state=collapsed}} }} [[Category:Vehicles]] [[Category:Vehicles in The Lost and Damned]] [[Category:Bikes]] [[Category:Gang Cars]]

The Nightblade is a chopper style motorcycle featured in the The Lost and Damned episodic pack for Grand Theft Auto IV, and also present in an unused form in GTA IV.

Description

Design

Based on the Orange County Choppers 10th Anniversary, the Nightblade in The Lost and Damned is designed as a mock-classic chopper that features, among others, wire spoked wheels, traditional lighting and flat track handlebars. The Nightblade exists in an incomplete, unused form in GTA IV, featuring a simpler handlebar design with a gauge mounted in the center, as well as "Nightblade" badges on the transmission covers.

The Nightblade is a gang bike ridden by Angels Of Death members.

Performance

The Nightblade is a generally mediocre chopper, with unremarkable acceleration paired with a below average top speed of around 125 kph/77 mph. While the bike has competently average braking response and grip, the bike's cornering is considerably poor and often reliant on the player not applying the throttle when cornering in sharper turns. Its heavy weight distribution also makes the bike unsuitable for wheelies and stoppies.

Trivia

Locations

  • Can be found driven near the Hickey Bridge, if the player is on a bike.
  • Can be seen in the bike races. Taking the bike will prompt the game to forfeit the player from the race.
  • Can be obtained after successfully completing Malc's first random character encounter. A Wolfsbane can also be obtained in this mission.
  • One of the bikes the player may steal for Angus.