Blade of the Ancients

Within the crystals set into the macahuitl's edge, energies of countless varieties crackle. When you attack, the wood turns briefly to gold.

weapon (melee)

Level 7+ Rare
Weapon: Broadsword.

Critical: +1d6 acid, cold, fire, lightning, and thunder damage per plus.

Property You gain a +1 item bonus to attack rolls with this sword against creatures with origins other than natural.

Power (Encounter) Standard Action. Zone, (Varies)
Effect: You create a zone in an Area Burst 1 within 10 squares which lasts until the end of the encounter. Choose acid, cold, fire, lightning, or thunder—creatures that end their turn in the zone take 5 damage of the chosen energy type.
Lvl 12 or 17: Area Burst 2 within 20, 10 damage.
Lvl 22 or 27: Area burst 3 within 50, 15 damage.


Macahuitl (ma-KA-weet); noun.
A sword, constructed of a shaft of wood that encases saw-toothed blades along its edge.

After being recovered from Kaja Stewart’s pile of contraband, RHC enchanters have deduced the item’s function, as shown above.The enchantment can be transferred to a non-historic replica at the party‚Äôs request.

The relic itself is currently on display at the museum in Flint, now that the Gidim crisis has passed.

Blade of the Ancients

Zeitgeist elfshire