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This lash from this coil of braided leather can tear bark from trees, and it will reach opponents up to five spaces away.

Whips have base damage of 3-5 and require 14 strength to use without penalty.

While wielding a whip, if you attempt to move to an empty square and there is an enemy up to 5 squares away in a straight line along that path, you will attack that enemy without moving.

Salamanders attack as if wielding a whip.

Swords: Dagger · Sword · Broadsword — Axes: Axe · War Axe

Polearms: Spear · War Pike — Maces: Mace · War Hammer
Misc: Rapier · Whip · Flail
Ranged: Darts · Incendiary Darts · Javelins