The well-maintained weapon is also an indicator of its wielder's rank in the Stygian army. On rare occasions, highly regarded soldiers were permitted to retain their weapons of rank in retirement - especially when continuing to serve their Lord in a mercenary capacity.
With superior reach the pike is a common weapon on the battlefields of Hyboria. The most effective use of the pike is from behind the lines of battle, thrusting into the gaps in a shield wall.
This item can be repaired with a Legendary Weapon Repair Kit.