|For an overview of throwing star models that appear in the Fallout series of games, see throwing stars.|
|The following is based on Fallout Tactics and some details might contradict canon.|
Characteristics[edit | edit source]
A throwing star is an ancient Japanese martial arts weapon. Examples of which can occasionally be found in America. A four-pointed, silver colored, star shaped throwing weapon with razor sharp edges that could be used by the player character.
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Appearances[edit | edit source]
Throwing stars appear only in Fallout Tactics.
Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
Throwing stars are real world weapons, known as shuriken 手裏剣 or "hidden hand blade" originating in Japan as a concealed weapon used to injure, distract, or misdirect.