Bows are the mainstay of the Rangers arsenal, but are also useful to Gladiators and Assassins. Consisting of a haft of wood, or other material, that is bent several times and strung with a strong fiber, this weapon can fire arrows over great distances. In the hands of a Ranger, this weapon can not only be used to inflict damage but also cause a myriad of effects such as stunning, holding, and poisoning an opponent. Skilled Rangers have even been known to loose multiple arrows at once to affect several opponents grouped together.
These are still frequently dropped by NPCs. They typically have 2 manastone slots and higher attributes and bonuses. Contribution vendors sell these items for AP, which grant players PvP attack bonuses.
These items are very rare drops and typically have 4 manastone slots. They are quite expensive from Contribution vendors requiring lots of AP and <Gold Medals>. However, they have a very high PvP attack.