Barbed Bow – How to Get Barbed Bow

Barbed Bow is an item that offered as an occasional benefit that only obtainable through RuneScape Game Cards. Every players that has 90 or 100 days Game Card and redeem their card in between March 9th until March 31st, 2012 will be able to get this Barbed Bow.

There are various places to get this Barbed Bow, including Gamestop (United States, Republic of Ireland, and mainland Europe), EB Games (Canada, Australia, and New Zealand), GameStation (United Kingdom) GAME & GAME Wallet (United Kingdom). Besides those places, you could always get Barbed Bow in many other stores in various countries, including Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and United States.

As for the stores that allows you to redeem either your 90 or 100 days Game Card, there are also varying so you could even find any of these stores nearby. Some of the list is Gamestation, Toys ‘R Us, Sainsbury’s, Walmart, 7 Eleven, Best Buy, Lucky supermarket, Save Mart, ShopKo, Shop n Save, EB Games, GAME & GAME Wallet, Gamestop, and Zellers. Just ensure that you have either 90 or 100 days Game Card before try to redeem the Barbed Bow as those memberships cards are the only one that valid.  Just be wary that after redeeming your game card, any recurring subscription you have will be paused.

Barbed Bow

Barbed Bow

For you who wondering why it only receive game card payment in order to get the bow, it is because for now, the only method of payment to get you Barbed Bow is by using the game cards. However, there is some possibilities that in the future, there are other payment methods that will able to buy you such occasional item like this one. But it seems that this item will not appear again in the future, but will be replaced by any other occasional item instead. So, if you really like the shape of this bow, just don’t miss this chance to get it as the promotion only held until 31 March 2012, which is only a couple weeks away.

After redeeming the card, just simply play the game and you will found that the Barbed Bow is already in your bank, ready to be equipped at any time. However, if coincidentally there is no other spot left in your bank due to full with other items and equipment, you can just simply go to Draynor Market and talk to Diango in order to get your bow. In case you are death, this Barbed Bow can still be kept but only if it’s your protected item. If it’s not, then it will not appear on your gravestone and will be lost. To retrieve the bow, the only way to get it is retrieve it from Diango in Draynor Village.

Specification wise, there is actually nothing special about this Barbed Bow as it is has the same stats as a standard Shortbow. It even can only fire up iron arrows. As for the iron arrows itself, you could also receive 200 iron arrows without paying at all if when you redeem your 90 or 100 days Game Card. However, you always still able to show off to your friend as this Barbed Bow is coming with unique firing animation.