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Main / Skills / Polearms


Polearms is the skill for using polearm weapons. Polearms give double damage against mounted moving creatures. They are two-handed, so cannot be used with a shield.

Skill effects

Higher skill in polearms increases both hit chances and parry chances. The main Polearms skill helps with all types of polearms, but the sub-skills for each polearm type only help when using those types of polearms.


There are 5 types of polearms, with 3 sub-skills:

Skills & Characteristics



  • Lancer at 50 skill
  • Phalanx at 70 skill
  • Impaler at 90 skill