Blade Ally Question


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Silver Crusade

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I have a question in regards to the Blade Ally for the Champion.

It is pretty straight forward for a melee weapon.

Can it also apply to a missile weapon like a bow or crossbow? For example if a Champion wanted to to make his/her weapon “ Ghost Touch”, could it be done on the bow or crossbow and the benefits of “ghost touch” transfer to the arrows/bolts as they are expended in combat.

I didn’t see where this was asked before, but if it was I apologize.


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I see no reason why that wouldn't work, as the weapon gains the "effects" of the rune and not the rune itself. The Blade Ally ability does not say that the weapon must meet any requirements.

I don't think that is unreasonable. I would say that for returning the property would probably only apply to the bow, as it's the weapon that is typically thrown with returning and not "ammunition" of that weapon. On top I suppose ammunition is consumable and definitely destroyed on use after the errata, so returning it wouldn't benefit the Champ anyway.

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