Given to her by Annastasia, Mackie's late mentor, the sword is simply a perfectly normal, very old, very sharp Katana. After the altercation in Vegas, Rebecca ran off with her Daphne Vessel, skewered by the Katana, nad managed to heal the damage, and sell the blade to a collector for $20,000. Seven years later, it fetched over ten million dollars, at a private auction. LUckily for Mackie, someone was doing the bidding for her, and she got her sword back. But the price speaks volumes about the kind of person willing to obtain the sword at any cost....