[top]Weapon Descriptions

[top]Table: Weapons
Simple WeaponsCostDmg (S)Dmg (M)CriticalRange IncrementWeight1Type2
Unarmed Attacks
Gauntlet2 gp1d21d3×2?1 lb.Bludgeoning
Unarmed strike?1d231d33×2??Bludgeoning
Light Melee Weapons
Dagger2 gp1d31d419?20/×210 ft.1 lb.Piercing or slashing
Dagger, punching2 gp1d31d4×3?1 lb.Piercing
Gauntlet, spiked5 gp1d31d4×2?1 lb.Piercing
Mace, light5 gp1d41d6×2?4 lb.Bludgeoning
Sickle6 gp1d41d6×2?2 lb.Slashing
One-Handed Melee Weapons
Club?1d41d6×210 ft.3 lb.Bludgeoning
Mace, heavy12 gp1d61d8×2?8 lb.Bludgeoning
Morningstar8 gp1d61d8×2?6 lb.Bludgeoning and piercing
Shortspear1 gp1d41d6×220 ft.3 lb.Piercing
Two-Handed Melee Weapons
Longspear45 gp1d61d8×3?9 lb.Piercing
Quarterstaff5?1d4/1d41d6/1d6×2?4 lb.Bludgeoning
Spear2 gp1d61d8×320 ft.6 lb.Piercing
Ranged Weapons
Crossbow, heavy50 gp1d81d1019?20/×2120 ft.8 lb.Piercing
Bolts, crossbow (10)1 gp????1 lb.?
Crossbow, light35 gp1d61d819?20/×280 ft.4 lb.Piercing
Bolts, crossbow (10)1 gp????1 lb.?
Dart5 sp1d31d4×220 ft.1/2 lb.Piercing
Javelin1 gp1d41d6×230 ft.2 lb.Piercing
Sling?1d31d4×250 ft.0 lb.Bludgeoning
Bullets, sling (10)1 sp????5 lb.?
Martial WeaponsCostDmg (S)Dmg (M)CriticalRange IncrementWeight1Type2
Light Melee Weapons
Axe, throwing8 gp1d41d6×210 ft.2 lb.Slashing
Hammer, light1 gp1d31d4×220 ft.2 lb.Bludgeoning
Handaxe6 gp1d41d6×3?3 lb.Slashing
Kukri8 gp1d31d418?20/×2?2 lb.Slashing
Pick, light4 gp1d31d4×4?3 lb.Piercing
Sap1 gp1d431d63×2?2 lb.Bludgeoning
Shield, lightspecial1d21d3×2?specialBludgeoning
Spiked armorspecial1d41d6×2?specialPiercing
Spiked shield, lightspecial1d31d4×2?specialPiercing
Sword, short10 gp1d41d619?20/×2?2 lb.Piercing
One-Handed Melee Weapons
Battleaxe10 gp1d61d8×3?6 lb.Slashing
Flail8 gp1d61d8×2?5 lb.Bludgeoning
Longsword15 gp1d61d819?20/×2?4 lb.Slashing
Pick, heavy8 gp1d41d6×4?6 lb.Piercing
Rapier20 gp1d41d618?20/×2?2 lb.Piercing
Scimitar15 gp1d41d618?20/×2?4 lb.Slashing
Shield, heavyspecial1d31d4×2?specialBludgeoning
Spiked shield, heavyspecial1d41d6×2?specialPiercing
Trident15 gp1d61d8×210 ft.4 lb.Piercing
Warhammer12 gp1d61d8×3?5 lb.Bludgeoning
Two-Handed Melee Weapons
Falchion75 gp1d62d418?20/×2?8 lb.Slashing
Glaive48 gp1d81d10×3?10 lb.Slashing
Greataxe20 gp1d101d12×3?12 lb.Slashing
Greatclub5 gp1d81d10×2?8 lb.Bludgeoning
Flail, heavy15 gp1d81d1019?20/×2?10 lb.Bludgeoning
Greatsword50 gp1d102d619?20/×2?8 lb.Slashing
Guisarme49 gp1d62d4×3?12 lb.Slashing
Halberd10 gp1d81d10×3?12 lb.Piercing or slashing
Lance410 gp1d61d8×3?10 lb.Piercing
Ranseur410 gp1d62d4×3?12 lb.Piercing
Scythe18 gp1d62d4×4?10 lb.Piercing or slashing
Ranged Weapons
Longbow75 gp1d61d8×3100 ft.3 lb.Piercing
Arrows (20)1 gp????3 lb.?
Longbow, composite100 gp1d61d8×3110 ft.3 lb.Piercing
Arrows (20)1 gp????3 lb.?
Shortbow30 gp1d41d6×360 ft.2 lb.Piercing
Arrows (20)1 gp????3 lb.?
Shortbow, composite75 gp1d41d6×370 ft.2 lb.Piercing
Arrows (20)1 gp????3 lb.?
Exotic WeaponsCostDmg (S)Dmg (M)CriticalRange IncrementWeight1Type2
Light Melee Weapons
Kama2 gp1d41d6×2?2 lb.Slashing
Nunchaku2 gp1d41d6×2?2 lb.Bludgeoning
Sai1 gp1d31d4×210 ft.1 lb.Bludgeoning
Siangham3 gp1d41d6×2?1 lb.Piercing
One-Handed Melee Weapons
Sword, bastard35 gp1d81d1019?20/×2?6 lb.Slashing
Waraxe, dwarven30 gp1d81d10×3?8 lb.Slashing
Whip41 gp1d231d33×2?2 lb.Slashing
Two-Handed Melee Weapons
Axe, orc double560 gp1d6/1d61d8/1d8×3?15 lb.Slashing
Chain, spiked425 gp1d62d4×2?10 lb.Piercing
Flail, dire590 gp1d6/1d61d8/1d8×2?10 lb.Bludgeoning
Hammer, gnome hooked520 gp1d6/1d41d8/1d6×3/×4?6 lb.Bludgeoning/piercing
Sword, two-bladed5100 gp1d6/1d61d8/1d819?20/×2?10 lb.Slashing
Urgrosh, dwarven550 gp1d6/1d41d8/1d6×3?12 lb.Slashing/piercing
Ranged Weapons
Bolas5 gp1d331d43×210 ft.2 lb.Bludgeoning
Crossbow, hand100 gp1d31d419?20/×230 ft.2 lb.Piercing
Bolts (10)1 gp????1 lb.?
Crossbow, repeating heavy400 gp1d81d1019?20/×2120 ft.12 lb.Piercing
Bolts (5)1 gp????1 lb.?
Crossbow, repeating light250 gp1d61d819?20/×280 ft.6 lb.Piercing
Bolts (5)1 gp????1 lb.?
Net20 gp???10 ft.6 lb.?
Shuriken (5)1 gp11d2×210 ft.1/2 lb.Piercing

  1. Weight figures are for Medium weapons. A Small weapon weighs half as much, and a Large weapon weighs twice as much.
  2. When two types are given, the weapon is both types if the entry specifies ?and,? either type (player?s choice at time of attack) if the entry specifies ?or,? or each end of the double weapon is a different type if the entry specifies ?/.?
  3. The weapon deals nonlethal damage rather than lethal damage.
  4. Reach weapon.
  5. Double weapon.

Weapons found on Table: Weapons that have special options for the wielder (?you?) are described below. Splash weapons are described under Special Substances and Items.
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