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Boarding axe

Source Adventurer's Armory 2 pg. 8, Pirates of the Inner Sea pg. 19, Skull and Shackles Player's Guide pg. 6


Cost 6 gp Weight 3 lbs.
Damage 1d4 (small), 1d6 (medium); Critical x3; Range —; Type P or S; Special
Category Light; Proficiency Martial
Weapon Groups Axes


A boarding axe is similar to a handaxe, but features a spike that allows the weapon to do either slashing or piercing damage. When in hand, a boarding axe grants a +2 circumstance bonus on Climb checks to scale wooden or other penetrable surfaces, such as ice.