Bardiche

Martial Two-Handed Melee

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Description

The crescent axeblade of this polearm is attached to the haft at two points: the center of the blade attaches to a socket at the top of the haft, and the lower point of the blade attaches to a secondary mount point. The blade is often very long, sometimes almost as long as the haft.

Cost: 13 gp

Damage

  • Small: 1d8
  • Medium: 1d10
  • Large: 2d8

Critical: 19-20/x2

Range: Melee

Weight: 14 lb

Damage Type: Bludgeoning Piercing Slashing

Special

Special — You gain a +2 bonus to your CMD to resist sunder attempts against a bardiche.

Brace — If you use a readied action to set a brace weapon against a charge, you deal double damage on a successful hit against a charging character.

Reach — You use a reach weapon to strike opponents 10 feet away, but you can't use it against an adjacent foe.

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