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Boarding gaff

Source Adventurer's Armory 2 pg. 8, Pirates of the Inner Sea pg. 19


Cost 8 gp Weight 8 lbs.
Damage 1d4/1d4 (small), 1d6/1d6 (medium); Critical x2; Range —; Type P or S; Special double, reach, trip
Category Two-Handed; Proficiency Exotic
Weapon Groups Double; Polearms


A boarding gaff, or gaff hook, is a long pole with a hook for spearing fish. Pirates often add extra, heavier hooks to both ends of boarding gaffs to assist with boarding actions, giving the weapon its common name. A boarding gaff can also be used for fishing.