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Throwing Weapons
EffectGoverns accuracy and damage using thrown weapons
Governing attributeStrength
Maximum valueHuman, Elf: 9
Dwarf, Orc: 12
Troll: 15

Throwing Weapons is a skill.


The basic skill for fighting while using throwing weapons.


  • Level 2: Aimed Throw (Dragonfall: Director's Cut, Hong Kong)
  • Level 3: Bladed Distraction (Dragonfall: Director's Cut, Hong Kong
  • Level 4: Pinning Hit (Dragonfall: Director's Cut, Hong Kong), Overwatch
  • Level 5: Grenade cost reduced to 1 AP.
  • Level 6: Spread Throw (Dragonfall: Director's Cut, Hong Kong)


  • While not explicitly stated in-game, Overwatch is granted at Level 4 of this skill in the same manner as the Close Combat and Ranged Combat skills. However, an additional weapon slot is NOT granted at Level 3.