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Can monks use a Sun Blade as monk weapon?

Yes, with the Dedicated Weapon optional class feature Monks are proficient with shortswords Proficiencies Armor: None Weapons: Simple weapons, shortswords therefore they are proficient with the ...
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Does attacking with a Dragon Wing Hand Crossbow require one hand or two?

It requires two hands The Dragon Wing Bow can be any type of bow, but its description states (FToD, p. 23; emphasis mine): If you load no ammunition in the weapon, it produces its own, automatically ...
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Which magic weapon deals the most damage?

Common Weapons There are only 4 common magical weapons over all the books. Only 2 of those are actual weapons, the others are ammunition. Moon-Touched Sword Armblade Since the Moon-Touched Sword can ...
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Does attacking with a Dragon Wing Hand Crossbow require one hand or two?

This is a place where the rules aren't quite saying what they seem to say, and there's an ambiguity. A hand crossbow has the Ammunition and Loading properties. The Ammunition property says, among ...
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How do damage resistances work with regards to magical weapons?

Yes Magical weapons only bypass resistance when explicitly stated. The example from the rules on resistances explicitly addresses your case: If you have resistance to a type of damage, each time you ...
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Can monks use a Sun Blade as monk weapon?

Yes, with the Kensei subclass. Slaves_of_the_coast explains how this can work for any monk if you have the Dedicated Weapon optional class feature. But this is an optional rule from Tasha's Cauldron ...
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Is it possible for a warforged to make a magical weapon into their integrated weapon?

You can turn an Armblade into a Ruidium weapon. There is no feature called “integrated weapon” in D&D 5e. There is a magical item for Warforged that seems to be a similar idea, the Armblade: An ...
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Which magic weapon deals the most damage?

Wave can do some out of whack nova damage There is a legendary item (not artifact) in the DMG called Wave which has the property of doing half of a creature's HP in damage on a critical hit. If you ...
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If knives and fists are all considered light weapons, what's the benefit of picking up such weapons?

Assuming that your character is not specifically built for it to matter, it does not matter whether you use the knife or your fists. In Cypher System, weapons generally only exist as light/medium/...
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With starting equipment, do crossbow bolts come with a case, like arrows come with a quiver?

Just adding a note on a more RAW perspective, as I often play Adventurers League. According to the strictest RAW interpretation, no, you only get the equipment it says you get. However, by that same ...
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