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Catapult icon.png Catapult
Skill(s) required:
Size: 2x3
Object(s) required:
Needs lighting?: No
Liftable?: No
Repaired with: unknown
Required by:
Required by: None


A Catapult icon.png Catapult is a ballistic device which can fire Boulder icon.png Boulders which deal damage to pilgrims, Creatures, and Trial by Fire icon.png Trial by Fires. Getting hit by a Boulder fired from a ballistic device will cause you to be briefly Stunned icon.png Stunned, deals a variable amount of Blood damage, and adds about 25 minutes of Concussion icon.png Concussion. Each subsequent hit will increase the length of your Concussion. The amount of Blood damage done is dependent of which Boulder you were hit with. A Catapult takes a long time to both build, load, and for the Boulder to land once fired.

How to Fire a Catapult

  1. With the skill Catapults learned, right-click the Catapult icon.png Catapult to begin slowly winding it back, this will drain Phlegm.
  2. Lift icon.png Lift a Boulder icon.png Boulder and right-click on the Catapult to begin loading it.
  3. Once your Boulder is loaded, right-click on the Catapult, this will bring up the target.
  4. Without moving your character, move the Target to the desired location.
  5. Clicking again will cause the Catapult to fire. The target cannot be clicked behind or to the sides of the Catapult and has a range of at least 71 tiles.

Boulder Damage

Each Boulder icon.png Boulder does a different amount of Blood damage when fired from a Catapult icon.png Catapult.

Boulder Damage
Stone Boulder icon.png Stone Boulder 5-10
Granite Boulder icon.png Granite Boulder 15-25
Tiny Lime Boulder icon.png Lime Boulder ???
Small Lime Boulder icon.png Lime Boulder 5-10
Medium Lime Boulder icon.png Lime Boulder 10-20
Large Lime Boulder icon.png Lime Boulder 10-20
Extra Large Lime Boulder icon.png Lime Boulder 15-25
Rubble Boulder icon.png Rubble Boulder 10-20
Copper Ore Boulder icon.png Copper Ore Boulder 20-30
Iron Ore Boulder icon.png Iron Ore Boulder 20-30
Silver Ore Boulder icon.png Silver Ore Boulder Large
Obsidian Boulder icon.png Obsidian Boulder 0-5


A Concussion icon.png Concussion is received when getting hit by an object fired from a Catapult icon.png Catapult or Long Range Mortar icon.png Long Range Mortar. A Concussion your maximum Black Bile and prevents you from logging out or Sleeping. Different objects fired from them each have a different severity, additionally your Concussion can stack, so getting hit multiple times will increase the severity, and therefore the length, of your Concussion as well as the amount of Black Bile you lost. Concussions will go away on there own relative to the severity of the Concussion.

CAUTION: You cannot log out or go to Sleep while Concussed.

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Build (B) ⇒Buildings & Structures (B) ⇒Claims & Defenses (C) ⇒Catapult (?)