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Short Sword +1
Category: Weapon (Short Sword) Value: 800
Lore Req to ID: 20 Weight: 3

One-Handed Weapon
THAC0: +1
Damage: 1d6+1
Damage Type: Piercing
Speed Factor: 2
Proficiency: Short Sword

Requires: 5 Strength

How Obtained:
  • Beregost (Thunderhammer Smithy) - Sold by Taerom Fuiruim
  • Nashkel Mines (Mulahey's Lair) - Found in chest
  • Nashkel - Loot from Nimbul the assassin
  • Wilderness Zone (AR4700) - Loot from Borda
  • Bandit Camp - Found in container by Tazok's tent
  • Iron Throne Headquarters - Loot from Thaldorn on the top floor
  • Baldur's Gate North - Loot from Jardak's butler Drelik
  • Baldur's Gate Southwest - Loot from Wiven in his house
  •Iron Throne Headquarters (Chapter 7) - Loot from Gregor
  • Durlag's Tower (Upper Level 3) - Loot from Riggilo (TOSC)
  • Durlag's Tower (Lower Level 1) - Loot from warder
  • Durlag's Tower (Lower Level 4) - Found in treasure chamber (TOSC)

The short sword is the first type of sword to come into existence. In the simplest of terms, a short sword can be considered a dagger with a blade so long that it can no longer be called a dagger. This short blade is magical, improving accuracy and damage.