A crossbow that can be fired with one hand. Uses shorter bolts than a traditional crossbow.
XII Bowgun is the weakest crossbow, providing 40 Attack, 5 Evade, 28 CT, and 7% Critical Rate. It requires the Crossbows 1 license to equip, and can be bought for 3,800 gil at Rabanastre and Jahara or from getting it from Supinelu in Jahara by trading him the Jaya Stick.
In the International version, Bowgun now provides 21 Attack, 5 Evade, 24 CT, and 7% Critical Rate. It still requires the Crossbows 1 license to equip, but now can be bought for 880 gil at Rabanastre, Nalbina Fortress, and Barheim Passage, found at Garamsythe Waterway (No. 10 Channel (Flooded)), or stolen from Alraune at a 3% chance.
A bowgun is another name for the crossbow.