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The Annihilation, Bow of Madness is a Bow (Two-handed Weapon) and a Cursed Weapon in Curse of the Dead Gods.

Its Perfect/Charged Shots explode on impact and produce a Dark blast that injures all characters in its area-of-effect (including the Player if they are too close).

It can be found on the ground (looted by enemies), in treasure chests, or at Sanctuaries.

Codex[ | ]

“The only fate to fear worse than death is madness, for when it sets in, the only comfort is the death of those around you.”

Fighting style[ | ]

The Annihilation, Bow of Madness is placed in the Bow category and is considered a Two-handed Weapon as well as a Cursed Weapon.

  • Shooting once consumes 1 stamina point. Bows have a special dash that consumes no stamina.
  • Fully charged shots consume 1 stamina point, explode on impact and deal critical hits. This explosion can interrupt enemies and destroy some structures like bombs.
  • The explosion may damage the player if too close, but can be dodged or parried.

Attacks[ | ]

Type Ability Stamina Cost Lvl.1 Base Damage Lvl.2 Base Damage Lvl.3 Base Damage Lvl.4 Base Damage Lvl.5 Base Damage
Regular Attack Dark damage 1 15 18 21 24 27
Perfect/Charged Shots Triggers a Dark damage explosion, Interrupts, Critical Hit 1 200% Base Damage (+Critical Damage modifier)
  • Contrary to most Bows, Annihilation's Perfect/Charged Shots do not pierce enemies nor restore stamina points.
  • Their Dark blasts can however collapse cracked walls, making Annihilation an useful utility weapon.
  • Due to the fact that Annihilation inflicts Dark damage, the Player will receive Corruption points if they are hit by the Dark blast (in addition to losing health points).