Hand Crossbow

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Hand Crossbow is a mundane, nonmagical variant of the Hand Crossbows family of weapons. It is a martial ranged weapon wielded in one hand. It's a light weapon that anyone can dual-wield without special training.

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D6 Piercing.png 1d6 (1~6) + Dexterity modifier Damage TypesPiercing damage
Hand Crossbows Hand Crossbows
Rarity: Common
Enchantment: None
Light (weapon property) Light
Dippable Dippable
 Range: 15 m / 50 ft
 Weight: 0.9 kg / 1.8 lb
Price: 50 gp
UID WPN_HUM_HandCrossbow_A_0
UUID a5d843ab-c3af-4e60-a925-bb2e15828938

Weapon actions

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

Piercing Shot Piercing Shot ()

Deal regular damage and possibly inflict Gaping Wounds Gaping Wounds which cause extra damage on attacks.

Mobile Shot Mobile Shot ()

Make a Ranged Attack while moving. Prerequisite: Must have Dashed Dashed or Disengaged Disengaged this turn.

Where to find

  • Starting equipment for bard.
  • Common loot throughout the game.
  • Among Act 1 merchants, Dammon will frequently have them for sale.
  • Can be found 2x in the boxes inside of the slavers tent in Grymforge X: -632 Y: 325
  • Can be found 2x from Jarg in the Zhentarim Basement X: 300 Y: -184

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