- For other variants of the war machine, see ballista.
The ballista is a war machine that will attack the hero's enemies once per round in combat. It can be found at the blacksmith in Castle, Dungeon, and Conflux towns, and in the Stronghold's ballista yard.
The Artillery skill will allow the player to choose which creature the ballista targets, and it will do more damage. The heroes Christian, Torosar, Pyre, Arlach, Gurnisson, and Gerwulf have the ballista as their specialty, allowing them to do more damage.
Base damage is in a range from