|Group: Melee Weapon|
|Size||1,200.0 mm length|
A Club is a solid striking weapon doing blunt damage. 
- This melee weapon inflicts blunt trauma.
Clubs are typically solid lengths of stick or bone that can be used in close combat. Clubs can be constructed with a specific function, or be gathered as improvised weapons, such as a chair leg. 
Length: 1,200mm. Weight: 1,200 grams. Base Price: Cr5.
Club vs. Cudgel
Functionally, the two words have considerable overlap in meaning and are often used as synonyms for one another. However, there are historic and etymological differences:
- Cudgels are often much shorter than clubs and typically possess a weighted striking head.
- Clubs are hefty sticks or poles, often longer than cudgels and often not possessing a weighted head. 
History & Background (Dossier)
Clubs and cudgels are often among the first melee weapons used by TL-0 Proto-Sophonts. They are easily found in most environments as plant or animal byproducts. Even many TL’s into the future, they are still effective weapons in close combat.