Ashigaru Gauntlets are a pair of dark, layered arm-guards, each with a small green cloth wrapping the wrist area. It is available for both male and female characters in Create-A-Soul for Soulcalibur III and Character Creation for Soulcalibur IV and Soulcalibur V.
For male characters, this Arm Equipment raises Power and Defense by 10, and Attack by 15. It can be bought for 500 Gold at the start of the game. For female characters, it raises Gauge and Attack by 15, and HP by 5. It can be purchased for 550 Gold after earning 5 Honors/Achievements.