Archaic Ranged Weapon

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Archaic Ranged Weapon are an important part of early TL:1-3 battlefields.

  • Even in an area of high technology energy weaponry, these weapons can still be lethal. Even the toughest trooper in battledress is still vulnerable when pulling off a helmet or performing bodily functions.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

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Selected Equipment (Combat)[edit]

Archaic Ranged Weapons:

  1. Blowgun
  2. Bola
  3. Boomerang
  4. Bow
  5. Compound Bow
  6. Cranequin
  7. Heavy Crossbow
  8. Light Crossbow
  9. Long Bow
  10. Military Crossbow
  11. Repeating Crossbow
  12. Short Bow
  13. Sling AKA Slingshot
  14. Sporting Crossbow
  15. Staff Sling

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Most sophont societies develop prototype firearms by the end of the TL:1-3 technological epoch, which spells the end of the use of most archaic ranged weapons except in specialized roles.

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