|Damage vs. small||1d6|
|Damage vs. large||1d8|
|Weapon skill||short sword|
A short sword weighs 30, costs 10, is made out of iron, and is represented by ). It does 1d6 damage to small monsters, and 1d8 to large monsters. Other short swords are elven short sword, orcish short sword and dwarvish short sword. To samurai, it is known as a wakizashi. Slash'EM and SporkHack add a silver short sword as well.
Short sword skill Edit
The following weapons use the short sword skill:
- short sword
- dwarvish short sword
- elven short sword
- orcish short sword
- silver short sword (Slash'EM and SporkHack only)
There are no artifact short swords.