a Shuriken

throwing stars
are small star-shaped blades.Variants were used by the Dorwinrim as well as some Half-Elves and Hobbits.A variant used by the slayers of the dark Lord was known as Neldil, in the utter south of Middle-earth a large variant, the Ikasha were common.Two other variations of the Throwing Star were disc-shaped (the Chakram) or half-moon shaped (the Chegaim).


  • MERP Rulebook 2nd Edition