A Short Sword +2 is an enchanted weapon which deals 1d6+2 points of piercing damage, has a -2 THAC0 bonus, a speed factor of 1 and weighs 2 lbs. Unlike most weapons, there two versions of the sword, which vary only in appearance.


Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn and the Enhanced EditionEdit

Baldur's Gate II: Throne of BhaalEdit


The term "short sword" does not exist in sword classifications, but has come describe the earliest type of sword, a double-edged blade about two feet in length. There are etched runes on the surface of this weapon that glow during combat, indicating it has undergone some form of enchantment, but no identifying marks can be recognized.