For other versions, see Standard Shiv and Shifty Shiv. For an overview, see Shiv (overview).
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Superior Shiv
Damage Lvl

Low

Fire Mode

Melee

Range

1.5

Attacks Per Second

3.33

Damage

60 - 70
214.5 DPS

Knockback

1%

Accuracy

99%

Other Effects

Tracks Infected kills
Cannot be Traded

The Superior Shiv is a premium improvised melee weapon featured in The Last Stand: Dead Zone, introduced during the 2018 Outbreak update.

Background[edit | edit source]

See overview page.

How to obtain[edit | edit source]

Recycling products[edit | edit source]

Tactics[edit | edit source]

Backup survivors are strongly recommended, even though the attack speed helps counter the low damage, the poor knockback doesn't help with then survivor is swarmed. Having a medic on the ready will be needed, as going toe-to-toe with the relentless horde will leave the wielder with a few scratches.

Recommended gear[edit | edit source]

  • Vests to increase the health of the user.

Pros[edit | edit source]

  • Very Fast Attack Speed
  • Accurate
  • Noiseless

Cons[edit | edit source]

  • Low Knockback
  • Short Range
  • Low Damage (vs. other blades)
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