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Axe of the Jester
Category: Weapon (Axe) Value: 1
Lore Req to ID: 99 Weight: 2

Damage: 1-2
THAC0: +3
Enchanted: +3
Damage Type: Slashing
Speed Factor: 3
Proficiency: Axes

Requires: Fighter Class

  • Random Effects on Target and User

How Obtained:
  • Outer Curst (Blacksmith's Home) - Found in locked chest

The person who created this axe must have been mad or a genius. Only the most skilled of smiths could have forged a weapon using Chaos Matter, the most unstable and unpredictable element in all the planes.

Stories of this particular axe have been told and retold across the planes. Heroic deeds of men defeating creatures of immense power simply by touching the axe to the creature... and of these same men dying horrible deaths while doing simple everyday tasks.

Zaknar the Simple -- Defeated a devourer with a single swipe of this axe. Crushed to death by a falling boulder in the vast plains of Tabor.

Garkon the Righteous -- Struck by a mysterious discharge of energy while fighting a cranium ra..

Kannas -- Tradesman by profession. Buried alive as the stone wall the axe was mounted on collapsed on him.

Kvry Matterson -- A child of only nine seasons, was not only able to ward off a group of marauding fire bats, he even managed to kill 2 of them!

The list of tragedies and deeds goes on and on.