Legacy of Rot
A Hand Crossbow that grows in power with its wielder, The Warforged Rogue of Canneth.
Alignment: Lawful Neutral
The faintly glowing runes on this arm-attached Hand Crossbow spell out the last names of the Masters of the Creation House of Canneth. They dim in the presence of the clergy of Ilmater and Pelor, but become visibly blue and inflamed when within 30ft of either god’s avatar.
The spirits of the weapon are the Founders of the House Canneth; Alfred, Connor, H, and L Canneth. These are the brothers of The Warforged.
The wielder of this Hand Crossbow receives a Number of Failures), or act to kill the first vulnerable person involved in the “Liberation of the Warforged.”
Lvl 5: Smite Chaos: You can attempt to smite a chaotic opponent once per day. You gain an additional smite per day at levels 9, 13, and 17. This smite attempts adds your INT bonus (if any) to the attack’s damage roll rather than your CHA bonus.
Lvl 6: +1 Hand Crossbow
Lvl 7: Vendetta creature’s HD+creature’s CHA), and lends you knowledge if any wrongdoings they have yet to be “Punished” for. This insight grants you a Creature’s HD) and gives you a +4.
Knowledge Check is per enemy type:
The Planes for Outsiders
Nature for Magical Beasts
Dungeoneering for Aberrations
Arcana for Elementals
Religion for Undead and Immortals
History for any creature of significant lore.
lvl 11: +2 Self-Loading Crossbow.
lvl 16: +3 Rapid Self-Loading Crossbow.
lvl 18: +4 Rapid Self-Loading Crossbow.
lvl 20: +5 Bane Rapid Self-Loading Crossbow.