The ability to wield tonfa weaponry with great skill. Variation of Weapon Proficiency.

Also Called

  • Enhanced Tonfamanship
  • Tong fa Proficiency
  • Tuifa Proficiency


Users are able to demonstrate a nimble aptitude for tonfas. The user is able to wield swinging handheld weaponry with great skill in hand condition, agility, and moderate attack power.


  • Pulverize enemies with increased force gained from the momentum.
  • Immobilize opponents by catching their attacks with the ends of the tonfa.
  • Utilizing the tonfa's spinning to block attacks and conduct counterattacks simultaneously.
  • The long bar portion of the weapon can be modified and replaced with other weaponry like blades.



  • May require multiple hits or additional strength input to be fatal.
  • Cannot cut through enemies (unless the tonfa is bladed or if the user can put enough strength in swing).
  • If not trained properly, the user might hurt themselves.
  • For a user of dual tonfa, losing one may cause an imbalance in fighting style.

Known Users

See Also: Dual Tonfas.



  • Richard "Dick" Grayson/Nightwing (DC Comics)
  • Raphael (Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Cassia the Pronghorn (Archie's Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Miraculer (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir)

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