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Ancient Burrower Spine  
 

MAGIC ITEM LORE ITEM NO TRADE PLACEABLE
Slot: RANGE PRIMARY SECONDARY
Skill: Piercing Atk Delay: 19
DMG: 14 Dmg Bonus: 30 AC: 20
Backstab DMG: 14
Bane DMG: Humanoid +1
This item is placeable in yards, guild yards, houses and guild halls.
STR: +15 DEX: +10 STA: +15 HP: +75
WT: 1.0 Size: SMALL
Class: SHD BRD ROG
Race: ALL
Slot 1, Type 4 (Weapon: General)
Slot 2, Type 20 (Ornamentation)
Item Type:Piercing
Stackable:No
Lucy Entry By:Tiana
Item Updated By:SwiftyMUSE
Source:Live
IC Last Updated:2020-06-23 06:23:55
Page Updated:Thu Oct 9th, 2008
Shadows of Luclin Item


Rarity: Uncommon
Level to Attain: 57

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Better weapons
# Feb 04 2004 at 7:19 PM Rating: Decent
Actually, you peeps will have better weapons by the time you can take on a giant bat in Qeynos Hills...

Note sarcasm in the statement above. Basically, it's like this: If I already had better, why the *beep* would I bother to kill this mob in the first place? Mobs dont drop enough equipment to equip your entire guild at once. With a sizable raid force doing raid hits every night, it can STILL take a month or MORE for you to win a NODROP upgrade to your current weapon. You people who are fortunate enough to have already won the roll on better weapons need to get off your high horses. Not everyone can win the roll on an Uber-Weapon-of-Mob-Slaying on the first try.

Most of us have to take what we can get, and wait our turn to get the better stuff.

Edited, Wed Feb 4 19:20:53 2004
dropped item
# Dec 30 2003 at 11:15 PM Rating: Default
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Yeah we had this drop off a gobbie cabalist in HHK but it was changed in the inventory of our SHD to a Sharpened Flotsam he was mad.

Edited, Tue Dec 30 23:49:06 2003
Item Dropped
# Dec 23 2003 at 7:19 AM Rating: Default
Nice weapon, especially when you factor in the bane dmg and the stats

Edited, Mon Jan 19 13:10:22 2004
%mod
# May 18 2003 at 8:22 PM Rating: Default
i believe a skill modifier was added to this during a recent patch. perhaps 12% backstab... not 100% sure. didn't read patch msg, was hurrying to get on and start raidage.
nice poker
RE: %mod
# Aug 23 2003 at 7:38 AM Rating: Decent
No skill mod on this
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# Jan 27 2003 at 2:17 PM Rating: Default
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range-equipable
# Dec 30 2002 at 12:17 PM Rating: Good
quote: Unfortunately it's not range usable... wish it were, though...

As I was just recently awarded one of these I can confirm that it is in fact...range equipable. Fact, if you look directly above these posts at the weapon's information, it clearly states that it is "range-equipable" as well.

Range???
# Sep 28 2002 at 12:30 AM Rating: Default
Wow is this really a range slot item now? Could someone please send in another picture to Allakhazams I would really like to know if this truely can be equiped in the range slot I dont like my crapy Goranga Idol hehe. This would be a perfect addition to my range I love the Stamina on it, ofcourse all the other stats rock too. Please someone give me some more info if that guy down there was right about the range thing.

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Edited, Sat Sep 28 01:15:02 2002
#REDACTED, Posted: Sep 30 2002 at 11:14 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Unfortunately it's not range usable... wish it were, though...
RE: Range???
# Oct 01 2002 at 6:11 AM Rating: Excellent
It certainly is Range equippable the last time I saw it.

It retains some popularity (most guilds that can do the Burrower are quickly on to Shei and Ssra mobs, which have better weapons frankly) because it does not go obsolete when your mainhand is upgraded but more frequently goes to the range slot.

I thought I'd check with Magelo to be sure but it is still shown as rangeable.
updated
# Aug 11 2002 at 3:00 PM Rating: Decent
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It is now 14/19 with Bane Damage: Humanoid +1 and it is also Range equipable now, all other stats are the same.

Edited, Wed Oct 2 02:25:29 2002
SKs.. hehe..
# Jul 09 2002 at 7:43 AM Rating: Decent
Actually, you sk types will be using much better weaps by the time you're able to do the burrower ring...
These stats have been changed
# May 10 2002 at 11:33 AM Rating: Default
It now has all of the prior stats and
+1 Humanoid Bane
It is also now Range equippable
woot
# Mar 25 2002 at 4:29 AM Rating: Decent
again a nice item /cheer Da Deep


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Woot! Go Kupo!
# Mar 15 2002 at 10:58 AM Rating: Decent
Gratz on the kill & post Kupo! I love seeing ppl from Tholuxe postin (its a rarity that it happens =P), especially the coolest named guild ever!
bards :P
# Mar 08 2002 at 10:31 AM Rating: Default
yay grats bards...well ok you rogues too bleh..now id love to have one of these for my sk but id have to say its too nice of a bard rouge item..
AC
# Mar 08 2002 at 10:01 AM Rating: Decent
very nice...with the AC and stats this has the properties of a shield inside a nice weapon...so for all those that duel wield you will basicaly be holding 2 weapons and a shield with this wep..well good hunting and safe journey to all.
Gratz Rogues
# Mar 08 2002 at 4:42 AM Rating: Good
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As much as I'd love this weapon for my ShadowKnight (that Stalagterror spine spear lost it's novelty)... this is a great Rogue item...

Not everyday you see a 14dmg weapon with this delay and those type of stats! It really sucks being 51... I thought I'd have the world by the short hairs... but I wanna see all this stuff lvl 60s are seeing =).. hehe
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new
# Mar 07 2002 at 5:58 PM Rating: Default
sweet, this mob is awesome... only been killed a couple times so far... good to see new loot
RE: new
# Mar 08 2002 at 10:58 AM Rating: Default
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Isn't there an NPC called lino Jigglebelly on the 3rd floor of befallen? Hmm, Hope verant doesn't notice and nerf your name.
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