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Polearm, Blade, Military, Latin Europe

A large polearm consisting of a broad, very long blade (like a falchion blade) on the end of a haft. This represents a glaive of medium length, around 8 feet, but they could be shorter or much longer (up to 12' or more). Adjust reach and speed bonus accordingly.

NameSizeReachSpeedDefenseBase DamageAttack TypesPrimary Attack TypesArmor PierceGrappleHardnessHP

Fighting with glaives in tournament, from the Freydal manuscript, circa 1512

Iron glaive, Flemish, late 15th Century

Glaive, Austrian, circa 1500

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