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Flying blade

Source Ranged Tactics Toolbox pg. 33, Ultimate Combat pg. 144, Ultimate Equipment pg. 20

Statistics

Cost 40 gp Weight 12 lbs.
Damage 1d10 (small), 1d12 (medium); Critical x3; Range —; Type S; Special performance, reach
Category Two-Handed; Proficiency Exotic
Weapon Groups Flails

Description

A flying blade is a large, crescent-shaped blade anchored to a 10-foot chain. You fight with a flying blade by spinning it about your head or by snapping it toward an opponent. Because the flying blade is a clumsy weapon, you receive a –2 penalty on attack rolls with it, but when you make attacks of opportunity provoked by movement, you receive a +2 bonus on attack rolls instead of the penalty.