"Deal more damage to healthy enemies."— Pickup Text
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The Crowbar is a common damage item in Risk of Rain. On hitting an enemy, deal +50% damage to enemies above 80% health.[1] It allows the player to deal more damage to healthy enemies.

Shipping Details

Estimated Delivery:
9/1/2056
Sent to:
Life Tower,
South Wing,
Venus

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:  CrowbarCrowbar Icon.png
Tracking Number:  720▪▪▪▪▪▪▪▪▪▪▪
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Order Description

:  Deal +50% damage to enemies above 80% health.
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Shipping Method

:  Standard
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Order Details

:  Crowbar/prybar/wrecking bar allows for both prying and smashing! Carbon steel, so it should last for a very long time, at least until the 3rd edition arrives.
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Tactics[edit | edit source]

Effective Health formula[edit | edit source]

Players may consider this item as a direct reduction on enemies health diminishing it to 93.4%

To calculate the effective health of an enemy for every crowbar after the first use the following formula:

100 - { [ 0.50 + ( 0.30 x n°crowbars_after_the_first ) ] x [ 20 / ( 1 + 0.5 + ( 0.30 x n°crowbars_after_the_first ) ] }

In case the player isn't using an ability that deals heavy amounts of damage, the Crowbar will have less and less impact on the damage output.

Character Synergies[edit | edit source]


  • The Sniper makes excellent use of the Crowbar, as it pairs well with Steady Aim to deal severe damage to newly spawned monsters and bosses.
  • The Bandit can also make good use of the Crowbar with Lights Out, dealing heavy damage to targets.

Item Synergies[edit | edit source]


The Crowbar item works wonders to almost all items that proc on-hit, since the damage calculated by the Crowbar is the base calculation of other items.

List of items that are amplified by Crowbar:

And there could be more that haven't been verified yet.

List of items that needs verification that could be amplified by Crowbar:

Trivia[edit | edit source]


The Crowbar item is a reference to the Half Life series created by Valve, in which the main character Gordon Freeman uses a crowbar similar to the one depicted as his melee weapon.

  • The text "Until the 3rd version arrives" is a dig at the long production time of the half life series and Valve's seeming dislike of the number 3, going as far as making Half Life 1, 2 and Half Life 2 episodes 1 and 2. Because of this, Half Life 3 has become a well known point of humor on the internet joking about how it will never come out.

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. This description is auto-generated by the Item Infobox
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