) Short sword
Name short sword
Appearance short sword
Damage vs. small 1d6
Damage vs. large 1d8
To-hit bonus +0
Weapon skill short sword
Size one-handed
Cost 10 zm
Weight 30
Material iron

A short sword weighs 30, costs 10, is made out of iron, and is represented by ). It does 1d6 damage to small monsters, and 1d8 to large monsters. Other short swords are elven short sword, orcish short sword and dwarvish short sword. To samurai, it is known as a wakizashi. Slash'EM and SporkHack add a silver short sword as well.

A short sword is included in the starting equipment of Rogues, Samurai and 50% of Barbarians. The weakest of the swords, it lacks the damage of larger weapons and there is no artifact version.

Short sword skill Edit

Short sword
Max Role

The following weapons use the short sword skill:

There are no artifact short swords.

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