Talk:Crossbow

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Request for explanation of damage variation[edit]

Could anyone expand on the variation in damage of the crossbow? Seeing that the crossbow cannot be fired with a lower than maximum charge, what would be the cause of the difference in damage? 188.151.235.10 18:50, 24 June 2019 (UTC)

Just tested it. Looks like the damage is random, doing anywhere between 7-11 damage. My testing was not scientific in the slightest, but it was interesting that I never saw one crossbow shot do 6 damage, only saw 7-11. I didn't test the random distribution of the damage to calculate an average. Would be great if someone could post the damage formula and definitively show that there is a random component. (no polar bears were harmed in the testing of said crossbow). Stonecoldraven (talk) 01:58, 11 August 2019 (UTC)