It can use the crystals, but only for the melee damage it does. Thank you, by the way.Can the elemental melee crystals be added to it? Is there an origin story behind it? Any other information on it?
With a bit of research, the Rod was made by an ancient Aztec god with more letters in his name than should be allowed by law. This Aztec deity originally gifted the rod to one of his Scions before he was seduced by the power of one of the Vampire Intelligences, becoming one of the Master Vampires that are now running Central America.