Longsword (Slashing: Two-handed) The longsword is a type of long two-handed sword with a slender two-sided blade and a large cruciform-shaped guard. It has a metal hilt covered in hide or other soft material.
Note: The longsword is very popular with many different combatants. It's use requires a proficiency in two handed weapons to use without losing attack efficiency. It also requires room to swing requireing a free 5' square between you and the enemy on combat to allow fo you to swing and step forward and back during combat.
Equipping: An longsword is equipped in one hand by removing the guard and pulling the blade from the scabbard by the hilt.