Elephant tusk

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Elephant tusk

Elephant tusk

An elephant's tusk. Very durable and valuable. Deadly but somewhat unwieldy as a weapon.


Type
EquipmentWeapons
HP
150
Deterioration Rate
0.5
Market Value
80 Silver.png
Mass
1.8 kg
Mode
Melee
Attack 1
point
18.2 dmg (stab)
2.6 seconds cooldown
27% armor penetration
Attack 2 
point
18.2 dmg (scratch)
2.6 seconds cooldown
27% armor penetration
Attack 3 
base
9 dmg (blunt)
2 seconds cooldown
13% armor penetration
Melee Average DPS
6.89
Melee Average AP
27%


An elephant tusk is ivory obtained from butchering an elephant. Tusks can be sold to exotic goods traders, or used as a melee weapon.

Elephant Tusk vs. Comparable Weapons

This section goes over how well the elephant tusk fares against comparable weapons (similar value, tech level or similar characteristics) in 1 vs. 1 combat.

Methodology

  • All testing is semi-automated which allows for large sample sizes to be gathered per set of results with ease
  • All pawns have a skill level of 8 in melee
  • No pawns have any traits that affect combat performance
  • All pawns are of 18 years of age and completely healthy


Results in the table below are the percentages of battles that elephant tusks either won or tied against the weapon listed in the first column of said table, with a sample size of 2,000 battles per result. Higher percentages are better.


The following armor categories are:


Other Weapon Unarmored Flak Marine
Wood 82.11% 64.10% 38.25%
Thrumbo horn 29.15% 24.05% 20.45%
Longsword 39.30% 35.25% 31.63%

Version history

In Beta 19 its market price was reduced from 450 silver to 80 silver.