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Slings are an improvised ranged weapons used for combat which consume stones as ammunition.


Unlike most weapons the sling can be only be crafted by the Malefactor or if the class-oriented equipment is turn off in the world settings.


Attacking a mob (ranged combat): Place the sling in an active hotbar slot.

  • Charging the Sling: Press and hold right mouse button to charge the sling.
  • Aiming the Sling: Aim the white crosshairs at the selected target
  • Firing a stone: Release the mouse button to fire (loose) the stone.