Polearms are a class of weapon that excels at speed and reach. Relatively common throughout the world, especially with the Hivers and farmers. Often have bonuses against animals, but penalties indoors.
Weapon Skill - Polearms Edit
The Polearms skill determines damage with weapons classified as Polearms. The skill is defined in game as
"Affects damage. An unconventional weapon, polearms have incredible reach and give an advantage when fighting against animals."