Archives of Nethys

Pathfinder | Starfinder

Weapons | Armor | Special Materials | Miscellaneous

Simple | Martial | Exotic | Ammunition | Firearms | Mods


Source Ultimate Equipment pg. 20 (Amazon), Classic Horrors Revisited pg. 8 (Amazon), Adventurer's Armory pg. 2 (Amazon), Ultimate Combat pg. 1 (Amazon)


Cost 5 gp Weight 2 lbs.
Damage 1d4 (small), 1d6 (medium); Critical x2; Range 20 ft.; Type B; Special performance, trip
Category Light; Proficiency Exotic
Weapon Groups Hammers; Thrown


The aklys is a hooked throwing club with a 20-foot-long cord, usually of woven leather; you can retrieve the aklys after throwing it as a move action. The hook allows you to make trip attacks at range. Some aklyses have holes drilled through them and whistle when flung.