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"Bow skill covers both bow and crossbow usage."

Bow is a skill in Might and Magic IX that increases effectiveness with bows and crossbows. Initiates, Scholars, Magi, and Liches can learn normal bow, Healers, Druids, Fighters, Mercenaries, Crusaders, Assassins, and Gladiators can learn expert bow, Priests and Paladins can learn master bow, and Rangers can learn grandmaster bow.


  • Normal: Skill level is added to the character’s Attack Bonus.
  • Expert: Skill level is added to the character’s Damage Bonus.
  • Master: Fires two arrows during every attack.
  • Grandmaster: Fires three arrows during every attack.