Serpent Shaft is an enchanted Quarterstaff +2. It deals 1d6 +2 points of crushing damage, it has -2 THAC0 bonus, a weight of 3 lbs and a speed factor of 1. In addition, this weapon has 50% chance to poison opponents hit by this weapon, who fail their save vs. poison. It will deal 2 points of damage every second, lasting one round and deal 12 points in total. This weapon is required to upgrade the Ravager to +6 by Cespenar.
It is dropped by the lich on the fifth floor of Watcher's Keep.
|“||Adorned with serpentine designs, this powerful quarter staff has a chance to release a lethal toxin against its opponents with every blow.||”|