Highly illegal greatsword

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Highly illegal greatsword
Weapon information
Precise dimensions 4 x 6/12
Material klatchian steel
Weight 4 4/9
Thaums/sec 7 stable / 9 talisman / 15 max
Hands 2
Commands pierce slice impale behead wildswing
Melee type Heavy-sword
Judge data
Speed 5 rather quick 5
Maximum damage 12 very high 12
Average damage 5 pretty low 5
Str Overall Attack ease Parry ease
12 13 extremely good
13
10 easy
10
10 easy
10
14 13 extremely good
13
10 easy
10
11 rather easy
11
17 13 extremely good
13
10 easy
10
12 very easy
12

Long Description

This greatsword exudes an aura of lawlessness. Perhaps it's the incredible size that makes it hardly fit through doorways (against city regulations, surely) or the serrated edge designed to cleave through armour and tear flesh (no doubt banned by weapon treaties). It might be the way the blade is blackened for what semblance of stealth one can achieve with a massive greatsword (simply suspicious!), or the grinning skull on the pommel surrounded by a profusion of spikes (no sword that looks like that could be up to anything good). Regardless, it looks just like the kind of greatsword a thief would wield if thieves wielded greatswords.

Appraises As

The highly illegal greatsword is about four feet long and about six inches wide. It is made of klatchian steel and could be used as a weapon of type heavy-sword.

Notes

Inflicts bleeding damage as free additional attacks.research Trees leak sap. Trolls bleed sand.

Watchmen will try to arrest anyone holding this sword (given that it's highly illegal).

Acquisition

Niknax