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Carthus Shotel

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106 physical_defense-shield-icon.jpg 40.0
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35.0
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25.0
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- lightning_defense-shield-icon.jpg 25.0
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35.0
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100 icon-wp_stability.png 30
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55
Aux Bleed33    
Requirements & Bonus
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E C - -
12 19 - -
weapon_type-icon.jpg Curved Sword damage_type-icon.jpg Slash
skill-icon.jpg Spin Slash icon_fp_cost.png 5 ( -/ 12)

Carthus Shotel is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3.



Strangely curved sword crafted to cause bleeding, wielded by Carthus swordsmen.

Shaped to sneak around the defenses of shields, this sword requires ample dexterity to wield effectively.

Skill: Spin Slash
Slice into foes with a large spinning motion, and continue spinning to transition into strong attack.



Notes and Tips:

  • The Shotel has the moveset of Scimitar, Carthus Shotel has the moveset of Falchion.
  • Can be Buffed and Infused
  • Reinforced using Titanite.
  • Resembles an Egyptian Khopesh. Though an Egyptian Khopesh is much smaller and has the cutting edge on the opposite side of the blade.



Location/Where to Find

  • Dropped by Skeleton Swordsman in Catacombs of Carthus that wield this weapon. Specifically skeletons wearing hooded cloaks who have glowing red eyes and fight with this weapon and kukuri throwing knives. Two of them also appear in the Smouldering Lake near the giant Ballista.




Moveset and Videos:

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Carthus Shotel Upgrade Table

Max
Regular
Heavy Infusion
Sharp Infusion
Refined Infusion
Raw Infusion
Crystal Infusion
Simple Infusion
Fire Infusion
Chaos Infusion
Lightning Infusion
Blessed Infusion
Deep Infusion
Dark Infusion
Blood Infusion
Poison Infusion
Hollow Infusion

 

Overview table for all upgrades at max level. Click on the tabs to see individual upgrade paths.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Regular +10 212 - - - - D B - - - - 34 40.0 35.0 25.0 25.0 35.0
Heavy +10 196 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40.0 35.0 25.0 25.0 35.0
Sharp +10 196 - - - - E A - - - - 33 40.0 35.0 25.0 25.0 35.0
Refined +10 190 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40.0 35.0 25.0 25.0 35.0
Raw +10 265 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38.0 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +10 95 131 - - - E C A - - - 33 38.0 38.5 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +10 101 116 - - - E C A - - - 33 38.0 38.5 23.7 23.7 33.2
Fire +10 166 - 166 - - - - - - - - 33 38.0 33.2 30.0 23.7 33.2
Chaos +10 101 - 131 - - E C C C - - 33 38.0 33.2 27.5 23.7 33.2
Lightning +10 95 - - 131 - E C - A - - 33 38.0 33.2 23.7 27.5 33.2
Blessed +10 131 - - - - E C - B - - 33 38.0 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Deep +10 166 - - - 166 - - - - - - 33 38.0 33.2 23.7 23.7 42.0
Dark +10 101 - - - 131 E C C C - - 33 38.0 33.2 23.7 23.7 38.5
Blood +10 164 - - - - D B - - - - 40 38.0 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +10 164 - - - - D B - - 38 - 34 38.0 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +10
Luck Bonus ??   Discovery Bonus ??
201 - - - - D B - - - - 34 38.0 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2

 

Requires regular reinforcement, totalling ?? souls, 12  titanite shards, 12  large titanite shards, 12  titanite chunks and ?? titanite slab.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Regular 106 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +1 116 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +2 127 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +3 137 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +4 148 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +5 159 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +6 169 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +7 180 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +8 190 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +9 201 - - - - E C - - - - 34 40 35 25 25 35
Regular +10 212 - - - - D B - - - - 34 40 35 25 25 35

 

Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Heavy Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Heavy 103 - - - - C - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +1 113 - - - - C - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +2 122 - - - - C - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +3 131 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +4 140 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +5 149 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +6 159 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +7 168 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +8 177 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +9 186 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Heavy +10 196 - - - - B - - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35

 

Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Sharp Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Sharp 100 - - - - E C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +1 110 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +2 119 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +3 129 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +4 138 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +5 148 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +6 157 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +7 167 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +8 177 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +9 186 - - - - E B - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Sharp +10 196 - - - - E A - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Refined Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Refined 95 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +1 104 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +2 114 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +3 124 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +4 133 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +5 143 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +6 152 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +7 162 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +8 171 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +9 181 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Refined +10 190 - - - - C C - - - - 33 40 35 25 25 35
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Raw Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Raw 137 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +1 150 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +2 163 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +3 175 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +4 188 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +5 201 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +6 214 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +7 226 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +8 239 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +9 252 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Raw +10 265 - - - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Crystal Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Crystal 75 75 - - - E D C - - - 33 38 35 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +1 77 81 - - - E D C - - - 33 38 35.3 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +2 79 86 - - - E D C - - - 33 38 35.7 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +3 81 92 - - - E D B - - - 33 38 36 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +4 83 97 - - - E D B - - - 33 38 36.4 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +5 85 103 - - - E D B - - - 33 38 36.7 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +6 87 109 - - - E D A - - - 33 38 37.1 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +7 89 114 - - - E D A - - - 33 38 37.5 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +8 91 120 - - - E C A - - - 33 38 37.8 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +9 93 125 - - - E C A - - - 33 38 38.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Crystal +10 95 131 - - - E C A - - - 33 38 38.5 23.7 23.7 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Simple Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Simple 75 75 - - - E D D - - - 33 38 35 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +1 78 79 - - - E D D - - - 33 38 35.3 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +2 80 83 - - - E D C - - - 33 38 35.7 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +3 83 87 - - - E C C - - - 33 38 36 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +4 85 91 - - - E C C - - - 33 38 36.4 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +5 88 95 - - - E C C - - - 33 38 36.7 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +6 90 99 - - - E C B - - - 33 38 37.1 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +7 93 104 - - - E C B - - - 33 38 37.5 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +8 95 108 - - - E C B - - - 33 38 37.8 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +9 98 112 - - - E C B - - - 33 38 38.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Simple +10 101 116 - - - E C A - - - 33 38 38.5 23.7 23.7 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Fire Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Fire 90 - 90 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 27.5 23.7 33.2
Fire +1 98 - 98 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 27.7 23.7 33.2
Fire +2 106 - 106 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 28 23.7 33.2
Fire +3 113 - 113 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 28.2 23.7 33.2
Fire +4 121 - 121 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 28.5 23.7 33.2
Fire +5 128 - 128 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 28.7 23.7 33.2
Fire +6 136 - 136 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 29 23.7 33.2
Fire +7 143 - 143 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 29.2 23.7 33.2
Fire +8 151 - 151 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 29.5 23.7 33.2
Fire +9 159 - 159 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 29.8 23.7 33.2
Fire +10 166 - 166 - - - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 30.0 23.7 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Chaos Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Chaos 80 - 80 - - E E D D - - 33 38 33.2 25 23.7 33.2
Chaos +1 82 - 85 - - E D D D - - 33 38 33.2 25.2 23.7 33.2
Chaos +2 84 - 90 - - E D C C - - 33 38 33.2 25.5 23.7 33.2
Chaos +3 86 - 95 - - E D C C - - 33 38 33.2 25.7 23.7 33.2
Chaos +4 88 - 101 - - E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 26 23.7 33.2
Chaos +5 90 - 106 - - E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 26.2 23.7 33.2
Chaos +6 92 - 111 - - E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 26.5 23.7 33.2
Chaos +7 94 - 116 - - E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 26.8 23.7 33.2
Chaos +8 96 - 121 - - E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 27 23.7 33.2
Chaos +9 98 - 126 - - E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 27.2 23.7 33.2
Chaos +10 101 - 131 - - E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 27.5 23.7 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Lightning Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Lightning 75 - - 75 - E D - C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 25 33.2
Lightning +1 77 - - 81 - E D - C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 25.2 33.2
Lightning +2 79 - - 86 - E D - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 25.5 33.2
Lightning +3 81 - - 92 - E D - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 25.7 33.2
Lightning +4 83 - - 97 - E D - A - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 26 33.2
Lightning +5 85 - - 103 - E C - A - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 26.2 33.2
Lightning +6 87 - - 109 - E C - A - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 26.5 33.2
Lightning +7 89 - - 114 - E C - A - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 26.8 33.2
Lightning +8 91 - - 120 - E C - A - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 27 33.2
Lightning +9 93 - - 125 - E C - A - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 27.2 33.2
Lightning +10 95 - - 131 - E C - A - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 27.5 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Blessed Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Blessed 80 - - - - E D - C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +1 85 - - - - E D - C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +2 90 - - - - E D - C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +3 95 - - - - E D - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +4 101 - - - - E C - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +5 106 - - - - E C - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +6 111 - - - - E C - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +7 116 - - - - E C - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +8 121 - - - - E C - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +9 126 - - - - E C - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blessed +10 131 - - - - E C - B - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Deep Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Deep 90 - - - 90 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 38.5
Deep +1 98 - - - 98 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 38.9
Deep +2 106 - - - 106 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 39.2
Deep +3 113 - - - 113 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 39.5
Deep +4 121 - - - 121 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 39.9
Deep +5 128 - - - 128 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 40.2
Deep +6 136 - - - 136 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 40.6
Deep +7 143 - - - 143 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 40.9
Deep +8 151 - - - 151 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 41.3
Deep +9 159 - - - 159 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 41.7
Deep +10 166 - - - 166 - - - - - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 42.0
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Dark Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Dark 80 - - - 80 E E D D - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 35
Dark +1 82 - - - 85 E D D D - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 35.3
Dark +2 84 - - - 90 E D D D - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 35.7
Dark +3 86 - - - 95 E D C C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 36
Dark +4 88 - - - 101 E D C C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 36.4
Dark +5 90 - - - 106 E D C C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 36.7
Dark +6 92 - - - 111 E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 37.1
Dark +7 94 - - - 116 E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 37.5
Dark +8 96 - - - 121 E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 37.8
Dark +9 98 - - - 126 E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 38.2
Dark +10 101 - - - 131 E C C C - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 38.5
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Blood Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Blood 95 - - - - E C - - - - 35 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +1 102 - - - - E C - - - - 35 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +2 109 - - - - E C - - - - 36 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +3 116 - - - - E C - - - - 37 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +4 122 - - - - E C - - - - 37 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +5 129 - - - - E C - - - - 38 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +6 136 - - - - E C - - - - 38 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +7 143 - - - - E C - - - - 38 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +8 150 - - - - E C - - - - 39 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +9 157 - - - - E C - - - - 39 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Blood +10 164 - - - - D B - - - - 40 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Poison Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Poison 95 - - - - E C - - 33 - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +1 102 - - - - E C - - 33 - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +2 109 - - - - E C - - 34 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +3 116 - - - - E C - - 35 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +4 122 - - - - E C - - 35 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +5 129 - - - - E C - - 36 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +6 136 - - - - E C - - 36 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +7 143 - - - - E C - - 36 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +8 150 - - - - E C - - 37 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +9 157 - - - - E C - - 37 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Poison +10 164 - - - - D B - - 38 - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls + Hollow Gem.
  Attack ValuesBonus Parameter Bonus Auxiliary Effects Damage Reduction (%)
Name
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png
icon-magicbonus.png
icon-firebonus.png
icon-lightningbonus.png
icon-darkbonus.png
Strength Bonus
Dexterity Bonus
Intelligence Bonus
Faith Bonus
Luck Bonus Discovery Bonus
icon-wp_poisonbld.png
frost.png
icon-wp_bleed.png
icon-wp_physicaldef.png
icon-wp_magicdef.png
icon-wp_firedef.png
icon-wp_lightningdef.png
icon-wp_darkdef.png
Hollow 100 - - - - E C - -     - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +1 110 - - - - E C - -     - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +2 120 - - - - E C - -     - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +3 130 - - - - E C - -     - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +4 140 - - - - E C - -     - - 33 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +5 151 - - - - E C - -     - - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +6 161 - - - - E C - -     - - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +7 171 - - - - E C - -     - - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +8 181 - - - - E C - -     - - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +9 191 - - - - E C - -     - - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2
Hollow +10 201 - - - - D B - -     - - 34 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 33.2

 


Table Key

 

Requirement Parameter Bonus Attack Values Damage Reduction % Auxiliary Effects Others
icon-strength_22.png Strength
icon-strength_22.png Strength
icon-wp_physicalAttack.png Physical  Physical icon-wp_bleed.png Bleeding  Durability
icon-dexterity_22.png Dexterity
icon-dexterity_22.png Dexterity
icon-magicbonus.png Magic  Magic icon-wp_poisonbld.png Poison

 Weight

icon-intelligence_22.png Intelligence
icon-intelligence_22.png Intelligence
icon-firebonus.png Fire  Fire Frost Frost  
icon-faith_22.png Faith
icon-faith_22.png Faith
icon-lightningbonus.png Lightning  Lightning  Curse  
    icon-darkbonus.png Dark  Dark    
    Critical Critical
 Stability
   
    Spell Buff Spell Buff
     
     Range      

Parameter Bonus: Strength, Dexterity,Magic, Fire, Lightning and Dark bonuses - The scaling multiplier applied to the [Attack: stat]. Scaling quality is from highest to lowest as follows: S/A/B/C/D/E.The higher the player's [Str, Dex, Mag, Fire, Light] stat, the higher the [Attack Bonus: Stat] is (found on the player status screen). The higher the scaling letter, the higher the percent multiplier applied to the [Attack: Stat].This resulting bonus damage is added to the base physical damage of the weapon and is shown in the equipment screen in blue numbers as a "+ X". 
Durability: The weapon's HP, when the durability hits 0, the effectiveness of its attacks become weakened to the point of almost uselessness. 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)






    • 22 Dec 2016 18:49  

      find skeletons with this weapon, just on the left corridor, after the down stairs on the left, by the rolling skeleton ball from Catacombs of catrhus bonfire.

      • 25 Nov 2016 05:57  

        Log Entry #436: I've been farming the Carthus Shotel for about 20 years now. I promised my wife and kids I would come back, however I don't think i'll make it. Tell them I love them.

        • Good for Battle Mages28 Jul 2016 06:15  

          If you leave this un-infused and buff it with crystal magic weapon, with about 50 int it can do some pretty substantial damage for a pure caster.

          • Vs Carthus Curved Sword01 Jun 2016 15:17  

            Both are infuse able and can be buffed. At 45 Dex and 16 strength the car this curved sword does 212+169 damage sharpened while this shotel only does 196+161 damage. The curved sword is also faster and has more range with a slight advantage on the bleed stat. The shotel is lighter by 2.5 pounds and takes one less fp to do its skill, which is the same. So I would only use this if I didn't have the curved sword. Plus the curved sword I found to be easier to farm. Curved sword wins every time.

            • Best bonfire to farm this?09 May 2016 02:26  

              Which bonfire is the quickest to find the shotel wielding skeletons? I was able to farm both the Carthus Curved Sword and Greatsword fairly quickly going in from the Abyss Watcher Bonfire, but I can't seem to find the shotel wielding ones

              • Badass07 May 2016 23:08  

                This little beast has carried me through most of my first playthrough, definitely recommended for a dex build. Only downside is it requires a lot of patience to get.

                • Farming area01 May 2016 14:38  

                  The best place I found for farming for it is near the catacombs of carthus bonfire. From there, take a left and down the stairs where the rats are (if you're quick enough you can sprint through without having to stop and wait for the skeleton ball) after that, take a left and there's a guy with one, after him, take the stairs to the right and there is another one (you have to kill him twice) and then keep going down that way to find a third on dual wielding the shotels (I don't know if his drop rate is any different, but it doesn't seem like it). I also found out that the skeleton ball will break after slamming into the wall too many times, don't know if that info is on here or not, but just in case.

                  • ALL the number crunching...21 Apr 2016 10:39  

                    I'll need to get a second one, as I totally blanked on writing down info as I was building it up.<br/><br/>Obnoxious to get, though. Took me a good half hour to farm for it.

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