Archives of Nethys

Pathfinder | Starfinder

Weapons | Armor | Special Materials | Miscellaneous

Simple | Martial | Exotic | Ammunition | Firearms | Mods


Source Ultimate Equipment pg. 18 (Amazon), Ultimate Combat pg. 1 (Amazon)


Cost 15 gp Weight 3 lbs.
Damage 1d4 (small), 1d6 (medium); Critical 19-20/x2; Range —; Type P or S; Special performance
Category Light; Proficiency Martial
Weapon Groups Blades, Light


The gladius is the favorite sword of gladiators, with a heavier blade than the standard shortsword. Feats and abilities that affect shortswords apply to the gladius.