Desperate Shiv

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The Desperate Shiv is a one-use item that can be used to target a single player at night. It has a 50 % chance to kill the target and a separate 50 % chance to cripple the target. Once used, it is consumed.

Item Attributes
This item is: Consumable
This item is: Activated
This item affects Alignment checks of the holder to show as: No Change
Is this item craftable by another role or item: No
Does this item make the holder look like a Witchcraft user: No
Does this item make the holder look like a killer: Yes
Does using this item cause the player to be seen Visiting another player: Yes
Can this item be used on yourself, or when activated, produces a self-visit: No
Can the ability of this item be Item-Blocked: Yes
Does this item affect Night Immune targets: No
Is this item available to private hosts: No
Is this item included in wlf games: Unknown

The aura that a player holding this item presents to an Aura Seer would be:

Auras Present

Item Text

Borne out of desperation and/or frustration, you hope this shiv you've been able to fashion will do enough damage...
Using the shiv has a 50% chance of killing the target and a separate 50% chance of crippling the target
The shiv can only be used once

Usage Text

Upon activating the Desperate Shiv you see the following message:

Tonight you will shiv <AvatarName>

Useful Notes

  • This item was introduced in boo-004 and was a Mod-drop. In the future, it may appear for people who have been role-blocked for three consecutive nights. (TBC)