The ballista design goes back to the ancient Greeks. A ballista can fire a spear-like bolt or stone missile hundreds of metres with killing force. Although crossbow-like, a ballista uses twisted bundles of animal sinew for its power and, like a spring, these give the weapon a great range Range (meters) 200
Reload time (sec) 11
Power 40
Can turn Yes
Faction Any
Notes Shot kills only one man