The War Pick is a Hammer in Demon's Souls.

War Pick
War Pick
2-1 (Corpse)
Filthy Woman (Purchase)
Weapon type Hammer
Attack type Piercing
Icon Physical Attack Power Icon Magic Attack Power Icon Fire Attack Power
80 0 0
Req. Param. Param. Bonus
Strength Dexterity Magic Faith Strength Dexterity Magic Faith
10 12 0 0 E D - -
Icon Bleeding Icon Poison Icon Plague Icon Critical
- - - -
Icon Damage Reduction Icon Guard Break Reduction Icon Durability Icon Item Weight
45.0 Physical
10.0 Magic
30 170 1.5

Attack Description
One-handed R1 Horizontal swings
One-handed R2 Downward smash plus horizontal swing with second input
Two-handed R1 Vertical swings
Two-handed R2 Up to two sweeping horizontal swings
Running/Backstep attack Charging horizontal swing
Rolling attack Uppercut
Push Quick push
One-handed L1 Block
One-handed L2 Horizontal swing


A standard hammer.

It's great effect against metal armor etc, as well as stealing the target's stamina and destroying shielded carriers. Also by carefully swinging and landing a direct hit it deals more damage than normal. (Critical Hit)