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Longbow +1
Category: Weapon (Longbow) Value: 1600
Lore Req to ID: 30 Weight: 3

Two-Handed Weapon
THAC0: +2
Damage: +1
Speed Factor: 6
Range: 100
Proficiency: Longbow

Requires: 6 Strength

How Obtained:
  • Baldur's Gate Northwest - Found in Quinn's house
  • Baldur's Gate - Loot from Angelo during final encounter in the Temple of Bhaal

The longbow is similar to the shortbow, except that the staff is about as tall as the archer is -- usually six to six-and-a-half feet. It has better range and accuracy than the shortbow, but a slower Speed Factor. This one has been enhanced with magical properties, giving it an air of perfection.