The Gauntlets of Weapon Skill, also known as Xarrnous' Second Sword Arm, are a pair of gauntlets made to increase the chances of hitting enemies successfully. They offer a bonus of +1 to THAC0. The Gauntlets of Weapon Expertise will do this as well, but they also offer a +2 bonus to damage.
Baldur's Gate and the Enhanced EditionEdit
- One pair can be found in a crate just outside the temple of Umberlee in the docks district. They can be given to a warehouse employee in a subquest.
- Another pair can be found on the ogre Larze inside the Blushing Mermaid tavern.
- Female thrall - Astral Prison
|“||Gauntlets of weapon skill: 'Xarrnous' Second Sword Arm'. Perhaps the most well known owner of these gauntlets was a mercenary, named Xarrnous. He specialized in smuggling, and frequently loaned these gauntlets to clients if they were to travel with him. In his eyes, an extra sword arm was always handy.||”|