Classes >Core Classes >Bard >Archetypes >Bard Archetypes – 4 Winds Fantasy Gaming > Bardic Weapon Bardic Weapon Beginning at 1st level, a bard gains Martial Weapon Proficiency as a bonus feat. At 5th level and every sixth level thereafter, she can choose a combat feat that relates to her bardic weapon. This ability replaces bardic knowledge and lore master. Section 15: Copyright Notice – Strategists and Tacticians Strategists and Tacticians. Copyright 2010, 4 Winds Fantasy Gaming; Author Ryan Costello, Jr.