D&D’s Most Overlooked Weapons (& How To Use Them)

In a game with as many weapon options as Dungeons & Dragons, it is a sad fact that some will end up overlooked in favor of others. Whether through familiarity or wanting to mimic something the player has seen, several weapons have become old standbys in the game of Dungeons & Dragons. However, weapons outside of that select group deserve appreciation as well.
Weapons combination such as swords for warriors and bows for rangers have become commonplace, and not without good reason. They are fairly simple weapons to visualize on a character, and have very solid combat performance. At the …