Military one-handed melee weapon
Cost: 20 gp
Damage: 1d8
Proficient: +3
Weight: 5 lb.

This weapon is an unusual flail. A short length of rope separates a four-bladed, hafted grappling hook from the handle.

Versatile (Versatile weapons are one-handed, but you can use them two-handed. If you do, you deal an extra 1 point of damage when you roll damage for the weapon.
A Small character such as a halfling must use a versatile weapon two-handed, and doesn’t deal extra damage.

Flail (Weapons in the flail group have a flexible material, usually a length of chain, between a solid handle and the damage-dealing end of the weapon.).

Published in Dark Sun Campaign Setting, page(s) 120.