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Game Master Guide
Rifts® World Book 19: Australia One
Primitive & Conventional S.D.C. Weapons
Spears. Spears are the backbone weapon of any Aboriginal community.
The typical spear does 1D6 +P.S. damage bonus (if any) with a
jab/thrust or blunt (clubbing) attack, or 2D6 S.D.C. when thrown (no
P.S. damage bonus). Add 1D6 damage for a trident or other large
spears. Throwing range, bonuses, and details are found under the W.P.
Spear skill description. All spears are available, even a type of trident is
an Aboriginal weapon (usually made with splayed wooden forks and
employed when fishing). A spear will cost $50-$ 100, 30% more if the
spearhead is silver plated; a woomera costs $12.