Aklys

Exotic Light Melee

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Description

The aklys is a hooked throwing club with a 20-foot cord attached. Some aklys have holes drilled in them and whistle when thrown, making them ideal for throwing down long, dark tunnels.

Cost: 5 gp

Damage

  • Small: 1d6
  • Medium: 1d8
  • Large: 2d6

Critical: x2

Range: 20 ft

Weight: 2 lb

Damage Type: Bludgeoning Piercing Slashing

Special

Benefit — An aklys has a maximum range of 20 feet, allowing the user to retrieve the thrown aklys as a move action. The hook allows you to make trip attacks at range.

Trip — You can use a trip weapon to make trip attacks. If you are tripped during your own trip attempt, you can drop the weapon to avoid being tripped.

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