Chainsaw

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Chainsaw is an item.

Chainsaw
Chainsaw.png
In-Game Description
Tooltip Spend 25% Gas to use this hazardous tool to kill another player on your space or destroy their Shield if they have one.
Flavor Text BEWARE: This item has a 1 in 6 chance to backfire!

This item was designed by AmIKawaiiUguu, one of our most generous supporters!

Categories
Object, Magnetic, Mechanical
Characteristics
Uses Unlimited


Usage[edit | edit source]

Standard Use[edit | edit source]

  • If the Chainsaw has at least 25% Gas, spend 25% Gas. Then, one of the following possibilities occurs:
  • 5/6 chance:
  • If another living player is on your space: You perform a melee attack on a random other living player on your space in order to destroy any Shield they have or kill them instead if they don't have one.
  • If no other living player is on your space: Nothing else occurs.
  • 1/6 chance: The Chainsaw backfires, so you die.
  • If the Chainsaw does not have at least 25% Gas: The Chainsaw is destroyed (even if it's Unremovable.)
Notes[edit | edit source]
  • Chainsaw is a basic sharp melee weapon; if used on a Dead player's space with no other living player, there is flavor text about mutilating a corpse, but the Dead player's Shield is not destroyed.
  • Melee-Triggered Effects cannot activate in response to the Chainsaw backfiring.

Related[edit | edit source]

Items[edit | edit source]

Effects[edit | edit source]

Event Use[edit | edit source]

Item Recipes[edit | edit source]

  • Gasoline+Chainsaw = Chainsaw with 50% Gas added

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • This combination can result in a Chainsaw with over 100% Gas. There is no apparent limit.

How To Obtain[edit | edit source]

Items[edit | edit source]

Strategy[edit | edit source]

  • Using the Chainsaw while it has 0% Gas can be used as a defense against Confiscate Evidence if you are fine with the Chainsaw being stolen.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • This item was inspired by the Chainsaw skill from the game Blood Bowl.