Proficiency: Bastard Sword
Exotic Weapon Proficiency: Bastard Sword
In addition it allows Bastard Swords to deal glancing blows as if they were a two handed weapon - if they are the only weapon wielded by a proficient user. EG: Sword and shield or single weapon attack styles only, will not work if you are dual-wielding.
Other exotic weapon proficiency choices:
- Proficiency: Dwarven Waraxe (Free for Dwarves that are proficient with all Martial weapons)
- Proficiency: Great Crossbow (Free for Artificers)
- Proficiency: Kama (free for Monks)
- Proficiency: Khopesh
- Proficiency: Repeating Heavy Crossbow (free for Artificers and Rogue Mechanic II)
- Proficiency: Repeating Light Crossbow (free for Artificers and Rogue Mechanic I)
- Proficiency: Shuriken (free for Monks and Drow)
- The Chimera's Fang and its epic version grant this feat for free if the wielder also has certain dragonmarks.
- Divine classes that worship Helm receive this feat for free at level 1 (part of the feat Favored by Helm).
- An Artificer may select this feat as one of his artificer bonus feats.
- A Fighter may select this feat as one of his fighter bonus feats.