Pathfinder (Dragon Age Setting)
Mined from rocks that fell from the heavens, this ultrahard metal adds to the quality of a weapon or suit of armor.
Weapons Weapons fashioned from adamantine have a natural ability to bypass hardness when sundering weapons or attacking objects, ignoring hardness less than 20.
Armor Armor made from adamantine grants its wearer damage reduction of 1/— if it’s light armor, 2/— if it’s medium armor, and 3/— if it’s heavy armor. Adamantine is so costly that weapons and armor made from it are always of masterwork quality; the masterwork cost is included in the prices given. Thus, adamantine weapons and ammunition have a +1 enhancement bonus on attack rolls, and the armor check penalty of adamantine armor is lessened by 1 compared to ordinary armor of its type. Items without metal parts cannot be made from adamantine. An arrow could be made of adamantine, but a quarterstaff could not.
HP/inch 40. Weapons and armor normally made of steel that are made of adamantine have one-third more hit points than normal.
Cost Adamantine is so costly that weapons and armor made from it are always of masterwork quality; the masterwork cost is included in the prices given.
|Type of Adamantine Item||Item Cost Modifier|
|Ammunition||+60 gp per missile|
|Light armor||+5,000 gp|
|Medium armor||+10,000 gp|
|Heavy armor||+15,000 gp|