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The Moon Rod is scepter adorned with lunar markings. It is Alucard's most powerful Cudgel in both Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and Castlevania: Harmony of Despair. It has a special that summons five large crescent-blades behind him, which then travel forwards across the screen.

Item Data

Item Data: Moon Rod
Image Name - Game
Type / Users Attributes / Consume Statistics / Sell Found Notes
Moon Rod Icon.png Moon Rod (jpn) - Symphony of the Night [edit]
Rod With Lunar Markings Club
ATT +17
Find: Final Stage: Bloodlines, Reverse Clock Tower
Effect: Flail
Special: ↓↘→ + [Attack] for Crescent Attack (4 MP)
Moon Rod - Encore of the Night [edit]
Rod with lunar markings Main Hand (Cudgel)
Attrib: Shadow and Holy Affinities +2
#hands: 1
ATK +17; INT +5
Find: Castle Keep
Moon Rod Icon.png Moon Rod - Harmony of Despair [edit]
Scepter adorned with lunar markings. Cudgel
#hands: 1
ATK +40, INT +2
Sell: $8,250 
Rarity: *****
Drop: Lvl 5 (Hard) - Purple chest, Lvl 10 (Hard) - Purple Chest just before R. The Count
Effect: Shoots Moon Blades (4) with QCF



  • The Moon Rod comes from the first season of the anime Sailor Moon, where it is used by the eponymous superhero Sailor Moon to execute her special move "Moon Healing Escalation". It is lost after the final battle with the evil Queen Beryl.
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