The Javelin's class name in save files is "
|This length of metal is weighted to keep the spike at its tip foremost as it sails through the air.|
The weapon's damage is triangularly distributed between 2 and 15.
A Huntress will obtain an extra
(heroStrength-requiredStrength) damage points per throw.
- Use against Sewer crabs & Vampire bats when they appear in the doorway, to slow their approach
- Use against Crazy Thieves/Crazy Bandits when attempting to retrieve an item they stole.
- Use against Dwarf monks/Senior monks & Golems, when trying to avoid unnecessary combat & conserve/ration Healing potions.
- Use against Fetid rat to slow it down when not ready to attack it, or slow it down to kite it & get more turns to attack.
- Use against Goo to slow it down to kite it & get more turns to attack.
|1.6.0||Changed: Javelin applies Crippled debuff|
|1.6.1a||Added/Changed: New image for Javelin|