D&D 5e weapons | Unearthed Arcana

Your class grants ability in explicit Weapons, reflecting both the class’ fixation and the devices you are well while in transit to use. Notwithstanding whether you bolster a Long sword or a Longbow, your weapon and your ability to utilize it sufficiently can mean the differentiation among life and downfall while Adventuring.

The Weapons table shows the most Common Weapons used in the fantasy gaming universes, their expense and weight, the mischief they deal when they hit, and any novel properties they have. Every weapon has designated either fight or broadened. An encounter weapon is used to Attack a goal inside 5 feet of you, while an all-encompassing weapon is used to Attack a goal far off.

WeaponsCost DamageWeightProperties
Club1 sp1d4 bludgeoning2 lb.Light
Dagger2 gp1d4 piercing1 lb.Finesse, light, thrown (range 20/60)
Greatclub 2 sp1d8 bludgeoning10 lb.Two-handed
Handaxe5 gp1d6 slashing2 lb.Light, thrown (range 20/60)
Javelin5 sp1d6 piercing2 lb.Thrown (range 30/120)
Light Hammer2 sp1d4 bludgeoning2 lb.Light, thrown (range 20/60)
Mace5 gp1d6 bludgeoning4 lb.
Quarterstaff2 sp1d6 bludgeoning4 lb.Versatile (1d8)
Sickle1 gp1d4 slashing2 lb.Light
Spear1 gp1d6 piercing 3 lb.Thrown (range 20/60), versatile (1d8)
Simple Ranged WeaponsCostDamageWeightProperties
Crossbow, Light25 gp1d8 piercing5 lb. Ammunition (range 80/320), loading, two-handed
Dart5 cp1d4 piercing¼ lb.Finesse, thrown (range 20/60)
Short bow 25 gp1d6 piercing2 lb.Ammunition (range 80/320), two-handed
Sling1 sp1d4 bludgeoningAmmunition (range 30/120)
Martial Melee WeaponsCostDamage WeightProperties
Battleaxe10 gp1d8 slashing4 lb.Versatile (1d10)
Flail10 gp1d8 bludgeoning2 lb.
Glaive20 gp1d10 slashing6 lb. Heavy, reach, two-handed
Greataxe30 gp1d12 slashing7 lb.Heavy, two-handed
Greatsword50 gp2d6 slashing6 lb.Heavy, two-handed
Halberd20 gp1d10 slashing 6 lb.Heavy, reach, two-handed
Lance10 gp1d12 piercing6 lb.Reach, special
Longsword15 gp1d8 slashing3 lb.Versatile (1d10)
Maul10 gp2d6 bludgeoning10 lb.Heavy, two-handed
Morningstar15 gp1d8 piercing4 lb.
Pike5 gp 1d10 piercing18 lb.Heavy, reach, two-handed
Rapier25 gp1d8 piercing2 lb.Finesse
Scimitar 25 gp1d6 slashing 3 lb.Finesse, light
Shortsword10 gp1d6 piercing2 lb.Finesse, light
Trident5 gp1d6 piercing 4 lb.Thrown (range 20/60), versatile (1d8)
War Pick 5 gp1d8 piercing 2 lb.
Warhammer15 gp1d8 bludgeoning 2 lb.Versatile (1d10)
Whip2 gp1d4 slashing 3 lb.Finesse, reach
Martial Ranged WeaponsCostDamageWeightProperties
Blowgun10 gp1 piercing1 lb.Ammunition (range 25/100), loading
Crossbow, Hand75 gp1d6 piercing3 lb. Ammunition (range 30/120), light, loading
Crossbow, Heavy50 gp1d10 piercing18 lb.Ammunition (range 100/400), heavy, loading, two-handed
Longbow50 gp1d8 piercing2 lb.Ammunition (range 150/600), heavy, two-handed
Net1 gp3 lb.Special, thrown (range 5/15)
Arrows (20)1 gp1 lb.
Blowgun Needles (50)1 gp1 lb.
Crossbow Bolts (20)1 gp1 ½ lb.
Sling Bullets (20) 4 cp1 ½ lb.

Weapon expertise

Your Races, class, and achievements can surrender your capacity with explicit Weapons or groupings of Weapons. The two classes are direct and military. A considerable number of individuals can use Simple Weapons with ability. These Weapons fuse clubs, maces, and various Weapons normally found in the hands of normal individuals. Military Weapons, including Swords, tomahawks, and polearms, require progressively explicit Training to use effectively.

Most warriors use Martial Weapons considering the way that these Weapons put their Fighting Style and Training to best use. Capacity with a weapon empowers you to add your Proficiency Bonus to the Attack move for any Attack you make with that weapon. If you make an Attack move using a weapon with which you need ability, you don’t add your Proficiency Bonus to the Attack roll.

Ammo –

You can utilize a weapon that has the ammunition property to make a went Attack just on the off chance that you have Ammunition to discharge from the weapon. Each time you attack with the weapon, you use one bit of Ammunition. Drawing the Ammunition from a Quiver, case, or another compartment is a piece of the Attack (you need a free hand to stack a one-gave weapon). Toward the finish of the fight, you can recoup a large portion of your exhausted Ammunition by pausing for a moment to Search the war zone. On the off chance that you utilize a weapon that has the ammunition property to make a skirmish Attack, you treat the weapon as an Improvised Weapon (see “Ad libbed Weapons” later in the area). A sling must be stacked to bargain any harm when utilized along these lines.

Artfulness –

When Making an Attack with an artfulness weapon, you utilize the decision of your Strength or Dexterity modifier for the Attack and Damage Rolls. You should utilize a similar modifier for the two rolls.

Overwhelming –

Little animals have a burden on Attack moves with overwhelming Weapons. A substantial weapon’s size and mass make it unreasonably enormous for a Small animal to utilize adequately.

Light –

A light weapon is little and simple to deal with, making it perfect for use when battling with two Weapons.

Stacking –

In light of the time required to stack this weapon, you can discharge just one bit of ammunition from it when you utilize an activity, Bonus Action, or Reaction to shooting it, paying little mind to the number of assaults you can regularly make.

Range –

A weapon that can be utilized to make an extended Attack has a range in brackets after the Ammunition or tossed property. The range records two numbers. The first is the weapon’s typical range in quite a while, and the second shows the weapon’s long-range. While assaulting an objective past typical range, you have inconvenience on the Attack roll. You can’t Attack an objective past the weapon’s long-range.

Reach –

This weapon adds 5 feet to you arrive at when you Attack with it, just as while deciding your span for Opportunity Attacks with it.

Exceptional –

A weapon with the exceptional property has strange principles administering its utilization, clarified in the weapon’s depiction (see “Uncommon Weapons” later in this area).

Tossed –

On the off chance that a weapon has the tossed property, you can toss the weapon to make an extended Attack. In the event that the weapon is a skirmish weapon, you utilize a similar capacity modifier for that attack roll and harm roll that you would use for a scuffle Attack with the weapon. For instance, on the off chance that you toss a Handaxe, you utilize your Strength, yet on the off chance that you toss a Dagger, you can utilize either your Strength or your Dexterity, since the Dagger has the artfulness property.

Two-Handed –

This weapon requires two hands when you attack with it.

Flexible –

This weapon can be utilized with a couple of hands. A harm an incentive in enclosures shows up with the property—the harm when the weapon is utilized with two hands to make a scuffle Attack.

Ad libbed Weapons –

Here and there characters don’t have their weapons and need to Attack with whatever is nearby. An Improvised Weapon incorporates any item you can employ in a couple of hands, for example, broken glass, a table leg, a skillet, a wagon wheel, or a dead Goblin.

Frequently, an Improvised Weapon is like a real weapon and can be treated all things considered. For instance, a table leg is much the same as a club. At the GM’s alternative, a character capable of a weapon can utilize a comparable item as though it were that weapon and utilize their Proficiency Bonus.

An item that looks somewhat like a weapon bargains 1d4 harm (the GM relegates a harm type proper to the article). In the event that a character utilizes an extended weapon to make a skirmish Attack, or tosses a scuffle weapon that doesn’t have the tossed property, it additionally bargains 1d4 harm. An extemporized tossed weapon has a typical scope of 20 feet and a long scope of 60 feet.

Silvered Weapons –

A few Monsters that have invulnerability or Resistance to non-magical Weapons are powerless to silver Weapons, so wary swashbucklers contribute additional coin to plate their weapons with silver. You can silver a solitary weapon or ten bits of Ammunition for 100 GP. This expense speaks to the cost of the silver, however, the time and skill expected to add silver to the weapon without making it less powerful.

Unique Weapons –

Weapons with unique guidelines are depicted here.


You have detriment when you utilize a spear to Attack an objective inside 5 feet of you. Likewise, a spear requires two hands to employ when you aren’t mounted.


A Large or littler animal hit by a net is Restrained until it is liberated. A net has no impact on animals that are nebulous or animals that are Huge or bigger. An animal can utilize its activity to make a DC 10 Strength check, liberating itself or another animal inside its scope on a triumph. Managing 5 slicing harm to the net (AC 10) additionally liberates the animal without hurting it, finishing the impact, and pulverizing the net. At the point when you utilize an activity, Bonus Action, or Reaction to Attack with a net, you can make just one Attack paying little mind to the number of assaults you can regularly make.

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