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Weapon information
Precise dimensions No information
Material No information
Weight 6 6/9
Thaums/sec 10 stable / 13 talisman / 20 max
Hands 2
Commands pierce, slice
Melee type Heavy-sword
Judge data
No melee judge information

Long Description

This is Sarilak. He, for it is a "he", is about five feet tall with a cross-hatch patterned, black blade. The handle is solid platinum to offset the considerable weight of the blade which constantly drips an acid-like substance.

Appraises As

Sarilak is about five feet long and about six inches wide. He is made of steel and could be used as a weapon of type heavy-sword.


The Travelling Shop, for $675.


You need 100 levels in fighting.melee.heavy-sword to wield Sarilak.

Sometimes, when you successfully hit someone with Sarilak, he will add an acid attack to your own attack. This can result in Sarilak killing them, instead of you killing them, but this doesn't seem to have any effect on xp gain.

Sarilak is an evil weapon: using him will make you more evil, and if you try to use him when you're too good, he may sometimes jump out of your hands.

Sarilak talks--he says various things during combat, when you equip him (exactly what seems to have some relationship to your fighting ability), or when you touch his blade. Touching Sarilak's blade ("touch [blade] [of] sarilak") will get you different messages depending on your alignment, and if you do this while evil enough (a few degrees is enough), you'll get the "Blackheart" post-title until you log out. If you do this while too good[1], the acid will burn you, doing some damage (which can be up to at least 187 hp).

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  1. Around one degree good and up is "too good".