Martial Ranged



This tip of this heavy javelin is designed to break off and embed itself into a shield once it reaches its target.

Cost: 5 gp


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

Critical: x2

Range: 20 ft

Weight: 4 lb

Damage Type: Bludgeoning Piercing Slashing


Benefit — Like ammunition, a thrown pilum that hits its target is destroyed. If you hit an shield-using opponent with a pilum, he loses the AC bonus from that shield until he takes a standard action to pry out the remnants of the pilum.

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