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Disambig.png This article is about the weapon in Pillars of Eternity. For the weapon in Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire, see Exceptional Pistol (Deadfire).

Exceptional Pistol is a weapon in Pillars of Eternity. It is a version of the normal pistol with the exceptional weapon enchantment.


Items in italics are quoted directly from the game.

Pistols are small firearms, but despite their size, they require two hands to reload properly. They are not as powerful as arquebuses, but they can be reloaded much more quickly. As with all firearms, pistols have the ability to penetrate wizards' Arcane Veils.


Random loot[]

Containers with loot containing Exceptional Pistol
LocationContainerFixedRandom loot (amount on each day of month)?
Command PostWeapon RackPoint-icon.pngPoint-icon.png
CrägholdtBone PilePoint-icon.png
Endless Paths of Od Nua Level 13ChestPoint-icon.png
Renengild's HouseChestPoint-icon.png
The MinesContainerPoint-icon.png
Item statistics 
Number of containers5 of 1339 (0.37%) - 3 fixed, 2 random
Item probability0.23% (63 of 26780 possible outcomes)
Maximum available items5 (in 5 occurrences)
Minimum available items3 (in 3 occurrences)
Best day(s)-
Worst day(s)-
Best container(s) by probabilityWeapon Rack (2 occurrences)
Best container(s) by quantity-