Cathedral Knight Set

Physical Resitance 31.2 Bleed Resistance 156
Strike Defense 31 Poison Resistance 147
Slash Defense 28.5 Frost Resistance 147
Thrust Defense 32.8 Curse Resistance 108
Magic Defense 30.1 Poise 43.3
Fire Defense 27.9  
Lightning Defense 29.6 icon-durabilitiy.png ??
Dark Defense 25.0 icon_weight.png 41.1

Cathedral Knight Set is an Armor in Dark Souls 3.

Massive iron armor worn by knights serving the Cathedral of the Deep.

Repulsive creatures of the deep are sure to attract the foolish, but the cathedral knights are prepared to meet such intruders head on with their more than ample might.

Location/Where to Find

Notes and Tips

  • Having high item find (high luck/gold serpant ring/crystal sage rapier, gold/rusted coins) is recommended for farming this set.
  • One of the best ways to try to get the Cathedral Set is by the Oceiros bonfire and then walking back to the courtyard with the two Cathedral Knights or the Deacons of the Deep Bonfire walking back in the Cathedral. Two of those knights are located in both areas. Objectively the Deacons of the Deep is the easiest as the Knights there are not as strong as they are in the Consumed King's Garden. 

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Piece Information


Cathedral Knight Helm

Physical Resitance 4.9 Bleed Resistance 28
Strike Defense 4.9 Poison Resistance 26
Slash Defense 4.4 Frost Resistance 26
Thrust Defense 5.2 Curse Resistance 20
Magic Defense 4.7 Poise 6.6
Fire Defense 4.3  
Lightning Defense 4.6 icon-durabilitiy.png 470
Dark Defense 3.9 icon_weight.png 7.6
Armor Type Helms

Cathedral Knight Armor

Physical Resitance 14.8 Bleed Resistance 66
Strike Defense 14.8 Poison Resistance 62
Slash Defense 13.6 Frost Resistance 62
Thrust Defense 15.7 Curse Resistance 47
Magic Defense 14.4 Poise 20.4
Fire Defense 13.3  
Lightning Defense 14.1 icon-durabilitiy.png 470
Dark Defense 12.2 icon_weight.png 17.8
Armor Type Chest Armor

Cathedral Knight Gauntlets

Physical Resitance 3.8 Bleed Resistance 22
Strike Defense 3.7 Poison Resistance 21
Slash Defense 3.5 Frost Resistance 21
Thrust Defense 3.9 Curse Resistance 15
Magic Defense 3.6 Poise 4.7
Fire Defense 3.4  
Lightning Defense 3.6 icon-durabilitiy.png 450
Dark Defense 3.0 icon_weight.png 5.5
Armor Type Gauntlets

Cathedral Knight Leggings

Physical Resitance 7.7 Bleed Resistance 40
Strike Defense 7.6 Poison Resistance 38
Slash Defense 7.0 Frost Resistance 38
Thrust Defense 8.0 Curse Resistance 26
Magic Defense 7.4 Poise 11.6
Fire Defense 6.9  
Lightning Defense 7.3 icon-durabilitiy.png 450
Dark Defense 5.9 icon_weight.png 10.2
Armor Type Leggings




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    • Anonymous

      07 Jul 2017 19:52  

      Fashion tip: the size of the wearer's arms affects the size of the loose dangling sleeves. At maximum, they nearly reach the ground.

      • Anonymous

        31 May 2017 08:06  

        Just got the armor after a bit of farming and I gotta say, it looks awesome except for the stupid dangly chainmail arm flaps. Looks so weird seeing it flap around like a piece of cloth.

        • Anonymous

          11 Apr 2017 19:44  

          This page is wrong on the stats for the helm and gloves at least, maybe the rest. I only have the helm and gloves right now.
          Helmet: Weight 7.2 Absorption Physical 6.0, Vs strike 6.1, vs slash 5.2, vs thrust 6.4, Magic 4.9, fire 4.4, lightning 4.7, dark 4.1. Resistances bleed 28, poison 26, frost 26, curse 20, poise 7.8

          Gloves: Weight 5.3 Absorption Physical 4.3, vs strike 4.4, vs slash 3.8, vs thrust 4.9, Magic 3.7, Fire 3.5, lightning 3.6, Dark 3.1. Resistances bleed 22, poison 21, frost 21, curse 15, poise 5.3

          Source: Ingame info screen.

          • Anonymous

            25 Mar 2017 18:12  

            Best to farm this set from the deacons of the deep bonfire location because there are two cathedral knights close by and are the weakest ones in game ( lowest amount of health for all cathedral knights present in game).

            • Anonymous

              15 Mar 2017 05:48  

              It took me 40 minutes to get the freaking LEGGINGS of this set. The first 10 seconds and I and the got the set except the helm.

              • Anonymous

                14 Mar 2017 17:02  

                Wear this armor, and no heathen may scratch thy holy hide. Prithee, thou must not let even the toe of any unsavory heathen obscure thy holy realm. May the pope look favorably on thy righteous crusade. DEUS VULT.

                • Anonymous

                  22 Feb 2017 18:20  

                  Helmet is all i needed for my cleric knight. Went with cathedral helm. Alva chest. Nameless knight legs and lothric arms. Pretty heavy and maybe not the best option but hell. Looks sexy as ***** and we all know that the more badass you look,the better you play.

                  • Anonymous

                    05 Nov 2016 20:10  

                    Imo, this armour set is not very beneficial. Its stats are in the middle between Lothric Knight set and Gundyr's set.
                    It's better to wear Lothric Knight set for lighter weight or Gundyr's set for better protection. Unless, of course, you like to cosplay.

                    • Anonymous

                      So, I managed to loot the entire set, with help of one rusted coin, and a Sage Rapier..21 Sep 2016 02:38  

                      Certainly way faster to loot, than the Lothric set. But bloody hell.. The weight.

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