Unsourced material will be challenged and removed if it is not properly sourced. Headhunting is the practice of capturing and conserving a person's head after they have been killed. Headhunting was once practiced throughout Oceania, South Asia, and Southeast Asia, as well as West and Central Africa, Mesoamerica, Europe, and East Asia. However, today it is practiced by only a few cultures.
Cave drawings from 30,000 to 10,000 years ago show that headhunting was known then. It was also widely practiced during ancient times. The Egyptians for example, used to preserve the heads of their enemies on pikes outside their cities to warn others not to attack them.
In the modern world, headhunting has been adopted by several indigenous tribes in Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and the Philippines as a means of making war. Other groups that still practice headhunting include the Tarahumara Indians of Mexico, the Cheyennes, Arapahos, and Comanches of North America, and some tribes in India.
Although headhunting is now only practiced by a few cultures, this does not mean that they are any less dangerous than other types of weapons. Recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have shown that even with modern weaponry, violence continues to be committed against innocent people. As long as there are people in this world who will kill to get what they want, we will always need protection from headhunters.
The Ifugao, Bontoc, Ilongot, Sagada Igorot, Kalingas, and Apayaos are among the headhunting tribes. Northern Luzon's past headhunters are now frequently the headhunted. Many modern-day Filipino people have Iban or Malay ancestry. Thus, the country has always had many headhunters.
Modern-day headhunting is illegal but continues to be practiced by some individuals as a means of earning an income. The government does not prohibit it as long as the act is not done on a commercial scale.
There have been several famous headhunters over time. These include Tandang Sora, who was a leader of the Ilokano during the early years of Spanish colonization. He was known for his skill at carving wooden heads from captured enemies' bodies and for using these props in war games to intimidate his opponents.
Another famous headhunter was Lope de Aguirre, a Spaniard who led an expedition into South America that lasted from 1605 to 1607. He killed many Indians during his travels and used their heads as ballast for his ship. This practice ended when his crew ran out of space to store the heads.
Headhunter is so pricey because it is extremely rare and one of the game's most potent equipment. Auras and soul eaters may be obtained via stealing modifications, and the individual mods stack. The more modifications you steal, the faster you clear. This makes headhunters incredibly valuable since they provide an infinite amount of mods that can be stolen.
Also, headhunters are used by elite players to counter other elite players. If you want to have a chance against someone who is better than you, you need to spend some money. Headhunters are considered one of the best investments a player can make since they provide such great returns.
The cost of a headhunter depends on several factors including quality and price of the mod being stolen. It might also depend on how many mods you plan to steal at once. In general, higher-quality mods are worth more on the black market and thus require more investment to purchase.
There are two types of headhunters: active and passive. Active headhunters hunt down their targets while in stealth mode while passive headhunters alert their targets to their presence. Passive headhunters are less efficient at catching opponents but allow you to move around undetected for a little longer before being detected.
Headhunters are hired by players looking to improve their chances of winning.