The spreadsheets should give a good idea of weapon quality and comparison from a DPH (damage per hit) perspective, but even this is flawed in that I cannot compare DPS without video capture capability and a target dummy that could be smacked around without dying or fighting back. Claymore. Description: ” Paired enchanted swords that Pontiff Sulyvahn bestowed upon the Dancer of the Boreal Valley. These weapons are best used with Quality builds. Weapon: Brigand Twindaggers – Looted from a corpse in Road of Sacrifices. These weapons aren’t the ‘in the meta’ or ‘best rating weapons’. their poise damage is legit enough to cancel out most weapons if the other guy isnt in like insane poise range. Number nine on my list is the Onyx Blade. Astora Greatsword. The Greataxe is one of the best PvE weapons available in Dark Souls 3. Alternative Weapon: Great Corvian Scythe – Dropped from Corvian enemies in Road of Sacrifices. It may decide to carry around a Crystal or Chaos infused melee weapon to diversify, but that wouldn't be very Black Mage-like, would it? Its weakness is a slower swing speed. This fun little move is one of the more interesting WA in Dark Souls 3. By balancing your offense with these two weapons you can combo in extremely satisfying ways. Alternative Weapon: Greatsword – Looted from a body in Farron Keep. Very high damage combo (especially with buffs), but very short range and no hyper armor. The weapon description is pretty awesome as well. However, they have a lot of soul (get it? These blades, symbolic of the Dancer’s vows, are enchanted with dark magic in the right hand, and fire in the left, mirroring the Pontiff. There, I've gone and copy/pasted that line at the top of each and every stat section so maybe more people will see it, S-Rank, A, B, etc are categories the game uses to indicate how much of a weapon's damage ought to be coming from the associated stat, but this is an obfuscation. As a result, it’s a weapon that thrives on your opponent being pressured into making mistakes, but can’t force mistakes on its own. The Astora Greatsword is a very light weapon with minimal requirements to wield making it a useful... 9 Exile Greatsword. This item will only be visible to you, admins, and anyone marked as a creator. The arms of early men were forged in the Abyss, and betray a smidgen of life. Coming in at number ten on the list are the Ringed Knight Paired Greatswords. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. It’s an incredibly… So while this route offers the best burst damage, infusion along other routes offers consistency eg. Sharp Lothric Knight Sword +10 Dex S Rank. These badass swords are found in Dark Souls 3’s second DLC, The Ringed City. When I first saw the Ringed Knight wielding these greatswords, I instantly knew I needed them. In this guide we hope to shed light on some of the game's most interesting weapons. Press J to jump to the feed. demon's greataxe doesn't show up much you're right, which is funny cuz I really like it. How It Works: The Dancer's Enchanted Swords are elegant and wonderful. Crescent Axe - considered terrible. Not super popular in PvE but it’s actually top tier for PvP. The butcher's knife. You can control whether you're hitting with your fire or frost sword, which can be extremely useful to exploit the magical weaknesses of foes. It pumps points into Intelligence and Faith to make its magic spells as potent as possible, while using the Steady Chant skill of the staff to boost its magical damage. Here is my Dark Souls 3: top ten weapons list. The Onyx Blade is also a fairly decent sword so it provides both style and substance. 2. Weapon: Onislayer Greatbow – Loot available near bonfire in Profaned Capital. The Abyss Watcher build is particularly recommended for players who prefer not to play with a shield, and enjoy having many options for how they take down enemies. Starting the site back in 2016, Eli has poured blood, sweat and tears into making HtR a premiere spot for neckbeards and nerds alike. How to get: Dropped by Lothric Knights found in the High Wall of Lothric, the Grand Archives, and Lothric Castle. Dark Souls 3: 10 Weapons That Make The Game Too Easy (& How To Obtain Them) 10 Astora Greatsword. Rose of Ariandel - considered bad. Weapons, Items & Spells that cause Dark Damage. In the left hand you carry a sharp dagger, capable of jabbing foes to put them off balance. Note that with this build you'll need to be very methodical about when you attack enemies, as each swing requires tremendous effort. yeah I've never seen dagger on anyone but me, and I've only seen dancer's swords like once, but that dude totally wrecked a boss for me, so it was kinda neat. How It Works: The Farron Greatsword has a unique one-two punch that no other weapon can match. While there isn’t really a specific reason for my infatuation for this weapon, as a package it simply works for me. +. The problem is the R2s aren't any better, and the damage is low and the reach is awful. It is only visible to you. We've recently moved from Disqus to Spot.IM. It is particularly useful for diversifying your damage output type to avoid being countered by enemies that make have high resistance to a certain type of magic. I love the combination of the dagger and greatsword. Since the Demon's Fist isn't acquired until nearly halfway through the game, you may opt to use the Caestus early in your adventure, and infuse it to make it benefit from points in Strength. A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 3. Drang Hammers - considered terrible. it also can't be infused. ever or the sword of judgment. ”. The reason for this is that DS3 returns to a system used by DS1 where in each hit received is reduced by a set amount and split damage type weapons are subjected to that multiple times, once for each damage type.