From Baldur's Gate 3 Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Battleaxe image

Battleaxe is a common variant of the Battleaxes family of weapons. It is a martial melee weapon that can be wielded in one hand, or with both hands for extra damage.

Description Icon.png
Tiny scratches mar the metal -- a testament of someone sharpening this axe over and over.


One-handed damage:
D8 Slashing.png 1d8 (1~8) + Strength Modifier Damage Types Slashing
Two-handed damage:
D10 Slashing.png 1d10 (1~10) + Strength Modifier Damage Types Slashing
Battleaxes Battleaxes
Rarity: Common
Enchantment: None
Dippable Dippable
Range: 1.5 m / 5 ft
Weight: 1.8 kg / 3.6 lb
Price: 50 gp

Weapon Actions

Proficiency Icon.png If you have Proficiency, equip in main hand to gain:

  • Cleave (Weapon Action) Cleave: Swing your weapon in a large arc to attack up to 3 enemies at once. They each take half the damage your weapon usually deals.
  • Lacerate (Weapon Action) Lacerate: Slash at your target's vital points to make it bleed. Undead and Constructs can't suffer Bleeding.
  • Crippling Strike (Weapon Action) Crippling Strike: Swing at an enemy's legs to deal damage and possibly Cripple them.