Baldur’s Gate 3: How to Get the Club of Hill Giant Strength in BG3

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The Club of Hill Giant Strength is a surprisingly powerful weapon in Baldur’s Gate 3, depending on how you use it. With its considerable buffs to your strength, you can use it to overcome large jump gaps, improve your melee strength, or even save you from becoming over-encumbered. Are you curious to learn more about this weapon? Continue reading to discover how to get the Club of Hill Giant Strength in Baldur’s Gate 3.

How to Obtain the Club of Hill Giant Strength in Baldur’s Gate 3 (BG3)

The Club of Hill Giant Strength is obtainable while exploring the Underdark’s Arcane Tower. Once you reach the topmost floor and get past Bernard, you’ll find the stool of Hill Giant strength, which you must break to get the club. By doing this, the club will appear on the floor for your party to pick up and use in future fights.

Where to Find the Stool and Club of Hill Giant Strength

You’ll initially find the stool of Hill Giant strength inside the Arcane Tower, lying on the floor near an Animated Armor enemy at coordinates (X: -30, Y: -274). You must ascend the tower elevator until you reach the top floor, where you’ll meet Bernard and the other constructs. If you’ve read the Roads to Darkness book, you can befriend Bernard. Otherwise, defeat the constructs in combat before searching for the stool.

Once you arrive on the topmost floor of the Arcane Tower, you’ll find the stool on the floor northeast of the elevator. Destroy it with any attack to reveal the Club of Hill Giant Strength.

Club of Hill Giant Strength Stats

The Club of Hill Giant Strength is an uncommon club with the following stats:

  • 5-8 Damage
    • 1d4+4 Bludgeoning
  • Splinters of a Giant’s Might: Increases Strength to 19.

The club’s most noteworthy feature is the increased strength, allowing a character to significantly raise their jump distance, melee proficiency, and carry weight. It is also one-handed, allowing you to use it with other weapons.

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Madison Benson

Madison is a staff writer at Prima Games who has played video games for over twenty years and written about them for over two years. Her love for video games started with turn-based strategy games like Heroes of Might and Magic and has since extended to casual farming sims, MMORPGs, and action-adventure RPGs.