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Combat Maneuver: Head Butt

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Striking with your head to do a bludgeoning attack.


  • Melee Offensive Maneuver
  • Activation Cost: Varies
  • A Head Butt's effective length is “Hand” -1.
  • May only be made as a bludgeoning thrust to Zone XIII.


  • Roll attack with the TN of 6.
  • Defender may not defend with a parry or similar maneuver (no maneuvers involving a weapon's DTN).
  • If the attacker wins, he lands his blow and retains imitative.
  • The damage done is equal to STR-1, or STR for hard metal armor on the striking surface.
  • If hitting non-mail metal armor, half of that damage is first applied to the striking surface.
  • The final damage to either combatant can never exceed DR3.