Hellfire Engine Crossbow

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Hellfire Engine Crossbow is a very rare, moderately enchanted (+2) special variant of the Heavy Crossbows family of weapons. It is a martial ranged weapon that's wielded with both hands.

'Trundling, mashing, mincing, crushing, grinding, blasting, biting! Hear their peeling thunder, their roaring flames, their clicking, whirring, metallic melody, and know that the hellfire engines of Avernus are on the move!' - Edict in Elturel

Properties

  • Damage:
  • D10 Piercing.png 1d10 + 2 (3~12) + Dexterity modifier Damage Types Piercing damage
  • Details:
  • Heavy Crossbows Heavy Crossbows
  • Rarity: Very Rare
  • Enchantment: + 2
  •  Two-Handed
  • Range: 18 m / 60 ft
  • Weight: 8.1 kg / 17.8 lb
  • Price: 960 gp
  • UID MAG_WATCHER_Human_Crossbow
    UUID f746397f-c489-4121-8499-40017981e290

Special[edit source]

The holder of this item gains:

Weapon actions[edit source]

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

Piercing Shot Piercing Shot ()
Shoot a foe in the chest and possibly inflict Gaping WoundsGaping Wounds. Undead and Constructs can't suffer Gaping Wounds.
Brace (Ranged) Brace (Ranged) ()
Spend 6 m / 20 ft of your movement. For the rest of your turn, roll ranged damage twice and use the highest result.

Special weapon actions[edit source]

This weapon also grants the following:

Reposition Malefactor Reposition Malefactor ()
Pulls the creature 9 m / 30 ft closer to you if it fails a DC 15  Dex saving throw.

Where to find

  • Crafted by combining three components found on the main floor of the Steel Watch Foundry at the table X: -325 Y: -134 in the Security Office:
    • Watcher Crossbow Blueprint: found on a table X: -330 Y: -157 in the Security Office,
    • Targeting Module: found on a table X: -307 Y: -157 on the main floor next to the plaque labeled "Watcher Targeting Module",
    • Steel Watcher Arm: found on a table X: -280 Y: -165 on the main floor next to the plaque labeled "Steel Watcher Arm Unit".