Though primarily a thrusting sword, its blade can also be used to slash your enemy. For Dark Souls on the Xbox 360, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "What are your thoughts on the Estoc? As the enemy attacks, players may parry with their left-handed weapon or shield(the left-handed strong attack), deflecting their attack, and thus executing the parry. If you like thrusting swords, estoc will do the most outright damage also so there’s that. Which ones are the best? Best boss fightshttps://store.playstation.com/#!/tid=CUSA03434_00 I honestly believe the estoc has the best moveset in the game. DARK SOULS™: Prepare To Die Edition. Can I take this into late game? Estoc is a pretty good weapon. In the hands of a patient player, the Estoc can be one of the most deadly weapons in the game. I have a sorceress that is on the final boss now, haven't beaten it yet but with 60 int and 18 dex, Sharp infusion on my uchi does more damage in general than any magic infusion. DARK SOULS™ III. If you like it, use it. Skill: Lock onto your target and hit them in a large forward lunge to pierce through enemy shields and inflict staggering damage. 0-1. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Others can purchase it for 3,000 souls from Greirat in Firelink Shrine after releasing him from his cell in High Wall of Lothric. Dark Souls 3 - BEST MAGIC WEAPON - Duration: 17:14. Immediately after, the player can perform a light attack to execute a riposte. I've hated rapiers in both DaS and DeS. I can also buff it with the Dark Weapon Hex to make it even more efficient. Did I mention the estoc deals 20 poise damage instead the standard 10? The advantage of the Estoc over other piercing swords is the long reach. Reinforced with Titanite. Dark Souls 3 Estoc review/showcase Durandal. You're never going to learn anything by that. Ah awesome, good to know! That was absolutely terrible. unnghf. I'm leaning towards the Rapier since it has a more familiar moveset to me, the same scaling, and only slightly lower base damage at level 15 than the Estoc (less than 10 points' difference). Are some of the slashing swords better? 17:14. Become more abundant! Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Especially effective when locked on to target. The Murakumo is a curved greatsword in Dark Souls. EDIT: You can likely manage with a normal rapier, or Ricard's rapier way down the line when you can get it. Oh! Katanas are a type of Weapon in Dark Souls 3. Drake Sword is a crutch for bad players and punishes you later on. The old adage when it comes to the Souls/Borne games is that you should ‘prepare to die,’ and on a blind playthrough of the new Dark Souls 3… yeah, that’s going to happen. Very few enemies are more susceptible to magic damage over physical. Swinging or slashing for damage-per-second output, more poise damage (interrupting enemy attacks) and more swings per stamina efficiency. Stagger the hell out of anything and does good damage to armored enemies. Once straight, but later twisted to reflect its warped owner. Any tips on how to get good damage out of it? Or that it can be power stanced with thrusting swords, straight swords, curved swords, AND katanas? The beauty of Dark Souls is you can easily beat it with any combination of equipment and weapons. Not only does it pierce shields, but it is extremely fast, can combo into a normal stab, and even out-ranges spears/rapier pokes. Skill: Quickstep Instantly step behind or around the side of foes. You can evantually by your weapon to +10 as large titanite can be purchased in the mid game. While useful in many scenarios, their main downfall is their low durability. Its what everyone is really doing for pvp because its so OP. It has lower scaling and lower base damage than the rapier, and because criticals are much harder to get this time around, the whole "high crit damage" aspect of thrustings swords seems to be a lot less useful. I'd say a crutch would be summoning a npc or pc. Prettty much every weapon is better than the drake sword by the mid game if it is upgraded since the damage of those weapons scale with your stats. Submit. The moveset is perfect for me, at least from what I've tried so far, and now that it has been upgraded it honestly feels like at some point it could give the Drake sword a run for it's money. ** Running: Quick long ranged poke. I didn't even know I could lol. One of the best weapons in the game, still use it in NG+. It has lower scaling and lower base damage than the rapier, and because criticals are much harder to get this time around, the whole "high crit damage" aspect of thrustings swords seems to be a lot less useful. 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