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Aklys

Source Ultimate Equipment pg. 20, Classic Horrors Revisited pg. 8, Adventurer's Armory pg. 2, Ultimate Combat pg. 144

Statistics

Cost 5 gp Weight 2 lbs.
Damage 1d4 (small), 1d6 (medium); Critical x2; Range 20 ft.; Type B; Special performance, trip
Category Light; Proficiency Exotic
Weapon Groups Hammers; Thrown

Description

The aklys is a hooked throwing club with a 20-foot-long cord, usually of woven leather; you can retrieve the aklys after throwing it as a move action. The hook allows you to make trip attacks at range. Some aklyses have holes drilled through them and whistle when flung.