Archives of Nethys

Pathfinder | Starfinder

Weapons | Armor | Special Materials | Miscellaneous

Simple | Martial | Exotic | Ammunition | Firearms | Mods


Source Ranged Tactics Toolbox pg. 0 (Amazon), PRPG Core Rulebook pg. 142 (Amazon), Ultimate Combat pg. 1 (Amazon), Ultimate Equipment pg. 17 (Amazon)


Cost 1 gp Weight 2 lbs.
Damage 1d4 (small), 1d6 (medium); Critical x2; Range 30 ft.; Type P; Special
Category Ranged; Proficiency Simple
Weapon Groups Spears; Thrown


A javelin is a thin throwing spear . Since it is not designed for melee, you are treated as nonproficient with it and take a –4 penalty on attack rolls if you use a javelin as a melee weapon.