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Ancient Sica weapon used by Illyrians,Thracians other ancient peoples and Thraex gladiators in ancient Rome,Length varied but this specimen is 35,5 cm
Date 2 September 2009 MegistiasAncient Sica weapon used by Illyrians,Thracians other ancient peoples and
Thraex gladiators in ancient Rome,Length varied but this specimen is 35,5 cm

Date 2 September 2009 Megistias

The sica was a sword in
Ancient Rome. It was the weapon of choice used by a Thracian gladiator. It ranged
from 16-22 inches long, but had a sharp almost 90 degree bend in it. This curve
was used to get around the sides of its opponents and stab or slash them in
the back. It was similar to a Scimitar

Fighting Style

The sica as mentioned before
could be used to cut into the bear or lightly protected back of another gladiator.
Also the sword could be used, in experienced hands, to killed in one hit. With
the curve pointed down the tip would often catch on the enemy’s helmet. The
Thracian could then lurch the sword upward into the jaw and through the face
killing them instantaneously.

Source:
Pathfinder d20pfsrd.com

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RPG product line.]

This blade is a smaller,
lighter version of the shotel.

Benefit: You gain
a +1 bonus on attack rolls with a sica against opponents using bucklers, light
shields, or heavy shields.




Light
Melee Weapons (Exotic)
Weapon Cost Dmg
(S)
Dmg
(M)
Critical Range
Increment
Weight Type Special
Sica 10 gp
1d4 1d6 x2 —
2 lbs.
S performance

Section
15: Copyright Notice – Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Ultimate Combat

Pathfinder
Roleplaying Game Ultimate Combat. © 2011, Paizo Publishing, LLC; Authors:
Jason Bulmahn, Tim Hitchcock, Colin McComb, Rob McCreary, Jason Nelson, Stephen
Radney-MacFarland, Sean K Reynolds, Owen K.C. Stephens, and Russ Taylor.

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