"The sword of the knights of the Four Kings of New Londo. Its blade is wide and thick and it is wielded in an unusual manner."
"When the Four Kings were seduced by evil, their knights became Darkwraiths, servants of the Dark who wielded these darkswords."
Darksword.png
Weapon Type:
Straight Swords
Critical:
100
Weight:
6.0
Attack Type:
Regular
Auxiliary:
-
Durability:
200
Left Hand:
Block
Enchantable:
Yes
Special Attack:
No

Upgrade cost: 200 Souls + Titanite.

Acquired from:

Hints and Tips:
  • One handed heavy attack is a upward slash followed by a downward slash that can be chained with the one handed light attacks.

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Required in Build:



Requirements
icon_strength.png
Strength
icon_dexterity.png
Dexterity
icon_intelligence.png
Intelligence
icon_faith.png
Faith

16
16
-
-


Attack Values
Parameter Bonuses
Auxiliary
Damage Reduction (%)
Stability
Darksword
icon_dmg_phy.png
icon_dmg_magi.png
icon_dmg_fire.png
icon_dmg_lightn.png
icon_strength.png
icon_dexterity.png
icon_intelligence.png
icon_faith.png
icon_res_divine.png
icon_res_occult.png
icon_prot_phy.png
icon_prot_magi.png
icon_prot_fire.png
icon_prot_lightn.png
icon_prot_stab.png
Regular
82
-
-
-
C
C
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Regular +5
123
-
-
-
C
C
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Regular +10
164
-
-
-
C
C
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Regular +14
196
-
-
-
C
C
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Regular +15
205
-
-
-
C
C
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Crystal
180
-
-
-
C
C
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Crystal +4

-
-
-
C
C
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Crystal +5
221
-
-
-
C
C
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Lightning
147
-
-
147
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Lightning +4
193
-
-
193
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
46.2
32
Lightning +5
205
-
-
205
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
49
32
Raw
141
-
-
-
D
D
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Raw +5
188
-
-
-
D
D
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Magic
93
100
-
-
E
E
C
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Magic +5
124
134
-
-
E
E
C
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Magic +9
148
160
-
-
E
E
B
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Magic +10
155
167
-
-
E
E
B
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Enchanted
124
132
-
-
E
E
C
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Enchanted +4


-
-



-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Enchanted +5
148
153
-
-
E
E
A
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Divine
82
102
-
-
D
E
-
C
110
-
50
10
35
35
32
Divine +5
110
136
-
-
D
E
-
C
110
-
50
10
35
35
32
Divine +9


-
-
D
E
-
C
110
-
50
10
35
35
32
Divine +10
137
170
-
-
D
E
-
C
110
-
50
10
35
35
32
Occult
112
124
-
-
E
D
-
B
-
110
50
10
35
35
32
Occult +4
138
148
-
-
D
D
-
A
-
110
50
10
35
35
32
Occult +5
145
155
-
-
D
D
-
A
-
110
50
10
35
35
32
Fire
106
-
106
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Fire +5
147
-
147
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
36.7
35
32
Fire +9
186
-
186
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
38.2
35
32
Fire +10
196
-
196
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
38.5
35
32
Chaos
129
-
147
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
35
35
32
Chaos +4
@ 10 Humanity

-

-
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10

35
32
Chaos +5
@ 10 Humanity

-

-
-
-
-
-
-
-
50
10
38.5
35
32

















Requirements /
Parameter Bonus
Attack Values
Damage Reduction (%)
Reducing the elemental damage taken in %
Auxiliary Effects
Others
icon_strength.png
Strength
icon_dmg_phy.png
Physical
icon_prot_phy.png
Physical
icon_res_bleed.png
Bleeding
icon_other_dura.png
Durability
icon_dexterity.png
Dexterity
icon_dmg_magi.png
Magic
icon_prot_magi.png
Magic
icon_res_poison.png
Poison
icon_other_weig.png
Weight
icon_intelligence.png
Intelligence
icon_dmg_fire.png
Fire
icon_prot_fire.png
Fire
icon_res_divine.png
Divine

icon_faith.png
Faith
icon_dmg_lightn.png
Lightning
icon_prot_lightn.png
Lightning
icon_res_occult.png
Occult


icon_dmg_cbonus.png
Critical
icon_prot_stab.png
Stability



icon_dmg_magi_adj.png
Magic Adjustment



Durability: The weapon's HP, when the durability hits 0, the effectiveness of its attacks become weakened to the point of almost useless. When an items durability is low, a message will come up saying "Weapon At Risk!" at this point the weapon does not perform at it's best.
Weight: How much the item weights when equipped.
Stability: How well the player keeps stance after being hit
Attack Type: Defines what kind of swing set the weapon has.
Regular(R), Thrust(T), Slash(Sl), Strike(St)