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Falchion

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117 physical_defense-shield-icon.jpg 45.0
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-
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30.0
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-
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25.0
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- lightning_defense-shield-icon.jpg 25.0
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-
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30.0
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100 icon-wp_stability.png 35
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70
Requirements & Bonus
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D D - -
9 13 0 0
weapon_type-icon.jpg Curved Sword damage_type-icon.jpg Slash
skill-icon.jpg Spin Slash icon_fp_cost.png 6 / 12

Falchion is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3.



Standard curved sword and widely-used slashing weapon.

The falchion's flesh-rending slash attacks are greatly compromised against armor and tough scale-covered hides.

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



Notes and Tips:

  • Can be Infused and Buffed. 
  • Reinforced using Titanite.
  • Features improved range and a unique moveset compared to most curved swords.



Location/Where to Find

  • Dropped by Falchion skeletons in the Catacombs of Carthus.
  • Starting from the High Lord Wolnir bonfire, head straight out the entrance of the boss room and backtrack through the area and across the rickety bridge (this will not work if the bridge is in its ladder form) and down into the gathering of awakening skeletons. There are many Falchion Skeletons here that are farmable.
  • An easier grinding spot is from the Abandoned Tomb bonfire. Backtrack and target the two skeletons/pile of bones closest to the stairway. They will reanimate, so use a blessed weapon. The rest of the skeletons in this room have Scimitars.

 

Moveset and Videos:

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Falchion 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 +10 234 - - - - D C - - - - - 45.0 30.0 25.0 25.0 30.0
Heavy +10 216 - - - - C - - - - - - 45.0 30.0 25.0 25.0 30.0
Sharp +10 216 - - - - E B - - - - - 45.0 30.0 25.0 25.0 30.0
Refined +10 210 - - - - C C - - - - - 45.0 30.0 25.0 25.0 30.0
Raw +10 292 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +10 106 145 - - - D D A - - - - 42.7 33.0 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +10 112 128 - - - D C B - - - - 42.7 33.0 23.7 23.7 28.5
Fire +10 184 - 184 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 30.0 23.7 28.5
Chaos +10 112 - 145 - - D C C C - - - 42.7 28.5 27.5 23.7 28.5
Lightning +10 106 - - 145 - D D - A - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 27.5 28.5
Blessed +10 145 - - - - D D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Deep +10 184 - - - 184 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 36.0
Dark +10 112 - - - 145 D C C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 33.0
Blood +10 181 - - - - D C - - - - 40 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +10 181 - - - - D C - - 40 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +10
Luck Bonus ??   Discovery Bonus ??
222 - - - - D C - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5

 

Requires regular reinforcement, totalling ?? souls, ?? titanite shards, ?? large titanite shards, ?? 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 117 - - - - D D - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +1 128 - - - - D D - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +2 140 - - - - D D - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +3 152 - - - - D C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +4 163 - - - - D C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +5 175 - - - - D C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +6 187 - - - - D C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +7 198 - - - - D C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +8 210 - - - - D C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +9 222 - - - - D C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Regular +10 234 - - - - D C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30

 

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 114 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +1 124 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +2 135 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +3 145 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +4 155 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +5 165 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +6 175 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +7 185 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +8 196 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +9 206 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Heavy +10 216 - - - - C - - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30

 

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 111 - - - - E C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +1 121 - - - - E C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +2 132 - - - - E C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +3 142 - - - - E C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +4 153 - - - - E C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +5 163 - - - - E C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +6 174 - - - - E C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +7 184 - - - - E C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +8 195 - - - - E B - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +9 205 - - - - E B - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Sharp +10 216 - - - - E B - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
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 105 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +1 115 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +2 126 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +3 136 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +4 147 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +5 157 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +6 168 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +7 179 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +8 189 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +9 200 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
Refined +10 210 - - - - C C - - - - - 45 30 25 25 30
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 152 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +1 166 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +2 180 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +3 194 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +4 208 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +5 222 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +6 236 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +7 250 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +8 264 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +9 278 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Raw +10 292 - - - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
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 84 84 - - - E D C - - - - 42.7 30 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +1 86 90 - - - E D C - - - - 42.7 30.3 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +2 88 96 - - - E D C - - - - 42.7 30.6 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +3 90 102 - - - E D B - - - - 42.7 30.9 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +4 92 108 - - - E D B - - - - 42.7 31.2 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +5 95 114 - - - E D B - - - - 42.7 31.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +6 97 120 - - - E D B - - - - 42.7 31.8 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +7 99 127 - - - D D A - - - - 42.7 32.1 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +8 101 133 - - - D D A - - - - 42.7 32.4 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +9 104 139 - - - D D A - - - - 42.7 32.7 23.7 23.7 28.5
Crystal +10 106 145 - - - D D A - - - - 42.7 33 23.7 23.7 28.5
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 84 84 - - - E D D - - - - 42.7 30 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +1 86 88 - - - E D D - - - - 42.7 30.3 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +2 89 92 - - - D D D - - - - 42.7 30.6 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +3 92 97 - - - D D C - - - - 42.7 30.9 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +4 95 101 - - - D D C - - - - 42.7 31.2 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +5 98 106 - - - D D C - - - - 42.7 31.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +6 100 110 - - - D D C - - - - 42.7 31.8 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +7 103 115 - - - D C B - - - - 42.7 32.1 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +8 106 119 - - - D C B - - - - 42.7 32.4 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +9 109 124 - - - D C B - - - - 42.7 32.7 23.7 23.7 28.5
Simple +10 112 128 - - - D C B - - - - 42.7 33 23.7 23.7 28.5
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 100 - 100 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 27.5 23.7 28.5
Fire +1 109 - 109 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 27.7 23.7 28.5
Fire +2 117 - 117 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 28 23.7 28.5
Fire +3 126 - 126 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 28.2 23.7 28.5
Fire +4 134 - 134 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 28.5 23.7 28.5
Fire +5 142 - 142 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 28.7 23.7 28.5
Fire +6 151 - 151 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 29 23.7 28.5
Fire +7 159 - 159 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 29.2 23.7 28.5
Fire +8 168 - 168 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 29.5 23.7 28.5
Fire +9 176 - 176 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 29.8 23.7 28.5
Fire +10 184 - 184 - - - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 30 23.7 28.5
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 89 - 89 - - E E D D - - - 42.7 28.5 25 23.7 28.5
Chaos +1 91 - 95 - - E E D D - - - 42.7 28.5 25.2 23.7 28.5
Chaos +2 94 - 100 - - E D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 25.5 23.7 28.5
Chaos +3 96 - 106 - - E D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 25.7 23.7 28.5
Chaos +4 98 - 112 - - D D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 26 23.7 28.5
Chaos +5 100 - 117 - - D D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 26.2 23.7 28.5
Chaos +6 103 - 123 - - D D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 26.5 23.7 28.5
Chaos +7 105 - 128 - - D D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 26.8 23.7 28.5
Chaos +8 107 - 134 - - D D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 27 23.7 28.5
Chaos +9 109 - 140 - - D C C C - - - 42.7 28.5 27.2 23.7 28.5
Chaos +10 112 - 145 - - D C C C - - - 42.7 28.5 27.5 23.7 28.5
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 84 - - 84 - E D - C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 25 28.5
Lightning +1 86 - - 90 - E D - C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 25.2 28.5
Lightning +2 88 - - 96 - E D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 25.5 28.5
Lightning +3 90 - - 102 - E D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 25.7 28.5
Lightning +4 92 - - 108 - D D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 26 28.5
Lightning +5 95 - - 114 - D D - A - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 26.2 28.5
Lightning +6 97 - - 120 - D D - A - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 26.5 28.5
Lightning +7 99 - - 127 - D D - A - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 26.8 28.5
Lightning +8 101 - - 133 - D D - A - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 27 28.5
Lightning +9 104 - - 139 - D D - A - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 27.2 28.5
Lightning +10 106 - - 145 - D D - A - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 27.5 28.5
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 89 - - - - E D - C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +1 95 - - - - E D - C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +2 100 - - - - E D - C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +3 106 - - - - D D - C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +4 112 - - - - D D - C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +5 117 - - - - D D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +6 123 - - - - D D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +7 128 - - - - D D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +8 134 - - - - D D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +9 140 - - - - D D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blessed +10 145 - - - - D D - B - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
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 100 - - - 100 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 33
Deep +1 109 - - - 109 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 33.3
Deep +2 117 - - - 117 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 33.6
Deep +3 126 - - - 126 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 33.9
Deep +4 134 - - - 134 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 34.2
Deep +5 142 - - - 142 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 34.5
Deep +6 151 - - - 151 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 34.8
Deep +7 159 - - - 159 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 35.1
Deep +8 168 - - - 168 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 35.4
Deep +9 176 - - - 176 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 35.7
Deep +10 184 - - - 184 - - - - - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 36
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 89 - - - 89 E E D D - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 30
Dark +1 91 - - - 95 E E D D - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 30.3
Dark +2 94 - - - 100 E D D D - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 30.6
Dark +3 96 - - - 106 E D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 30.9
Dark +4 98 - - - 112 E D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 31.2
Dark +5 100 - - - 117 E D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 31.5
Dark +6 103 - - - 123 D D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 31.8
Dark +7 105 - - - 128 D D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 32.1
Dark +8 107 - - - 134 D D C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 32.4
Dark +9 109 - - - 140 D C C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 32.7
Dark +10 112 - - - 145 D C C C - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 33
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 105 - - - - D D - - - - 33 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +1 112 - - - - D D - - - - 33 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +2 120 - - - - D D - - - - 34 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +3 128 - - - - D C - - - - 35 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +4 135 - - - - D C - - - - 35 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +5 143 - - - - D C - - - - 36 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +6 150 - - - - D C - - - - 36 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +7 158 - - - - D C - - - - 36 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +8 166 - - - - D C - - - - 37 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +9 173 - - - - D C - - - - 37 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Blood +10 181 - - - - D C - - - - 38 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
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 105 - - - - D D - - 33 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +1 112 - - - - D D - - 33 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +2 120 - - - - D D - - 34 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +3 128 - - - - D C - - 35 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +4 135 - - - - D C - - 35 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +5 143 - - - - D C - - 36 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +6 150 - - - - D C - - 36 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +7 158 - - - - D C - - 36 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +8 166 - - - - D C - - 37 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +9 173 - - - - D C - - 37 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Poison +10 181 - - - - D C - - 38 - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
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 111 - - - - D D - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +1 122 - - - - D D - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +2 133 - - - - D D - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +3 144 - - - - D C - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +4 155 - - - - D C - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +5 166 - - - - D C - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +6 177 - - - - D C - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +7 188 - - - - D C - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +8 200 - - - - D C - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +9 211 - - - - D C - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5
Hollow +10 222 - - - - D C - -     - - - 42.7 28.5 23.7 23.7 28.5

 


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)






    • Anonymous

      03 Sep 2017 09:27  

      Honestly, with a quailty 40/40 build, this thing has a AP of 445 two handed on refined. Pretty crazy though. I like to use the combo r1 + r1 + r2 + weapon art
      Catches a lot of people. Does a bit of damage, but I wouldn't say it's overpowered.

      • Anonymous

        25 Aug 2017 06:55  

        looks pretty clean as a sidearm for blessed hp regen but the case is HIDEOUS miss me with this falchion son

        • Anonymous

          21 Jun 2017 02:32  

          This page is definitely outdated. Just upgraded my Raw Falchion to +8 and it already has 302 AR one-handed.

          • Anonymous

            02 Jun 2017 14:27  

            A doubt the curved swords including the follower's saber, falchion and curved carthus sword gets better refined or sharp?

            • Anonymous

              24 Apr 2017 21:23  

              So I was just going through all kinds of weapons with MugenMonkey to check whether there are any that scale significantly better now than they used to... and came up with this on a 40/40 STR/DEX set up (all weapons have MAX AR with Refined Infusion):

              - Carthus Curved Sword: 410 2H AR
              - Follower Sabre: 422 2H AR
              - Falchion: 445 2H AR

              Again, this is just some info taken from Mugen which could be wrong but... if this true, Falchion is now the strongest Curved Sword in the game?

              ...

              Dark Souls I is back babyyy. Obobobo meme. Do you even R1 bro? Dorkmoon all those blades.

              • Anonymous

                26 Mar 2017 17:06  

                Can also drop from the skeletons in the small catacombs of the Undead Settlement. Obviously not a very efficient farming location, but it's possible to get an early Falchion this way.

                • Anonymous

                  Finding this weapon18 May 2016 21:39  

                  You can also find this weapon in the catacomb in the Undead sttlement, by the flachion skeletons.

                  • Anonymous

                    This or CCS?12 May 2016 11:55  

                    Currently roleplaying as a Sellsword/Bandit-esque character and finally farmed Carthus CS. Damage is par with my Sunlight SS with only 4 AR difference in refined infused/quality build. Looking at Falchion's base damage in Refined infused makes me think that they probably have the same damage with CCS with the scaling bonus.<br/><br/>NOT to mention that CCS does not have any sheath/scabbard.<br/><br/>So yeah, Falchion or Carthus CS? (Both for Fashion Souls and PVE/PVP)

                    • Anonymous

                      This Versus The Scimitar03 May 2016 10:14  

                      It seems like this time around, at least, as far as I can remember (I can't remember Dark Souls 2 very well though) now has a different swing than other weapons in its category. The 1-handed R1 in particular's a lot looser than the tight swing and pullback of the other curved swords like scimitar or painting guardian's sword. Pretty neat.<br/><br/>That said, is there any reason to use the scimitar over this? I've been using the refined falchion with lightning blade and loving it, and have been wondering why anybody would use something else like the scimitar which is virtually the same weapon aside from the weight and stat requirement... unless those are the only reasons.

                      • Anonymous

                        Falchion Hollow01 May 2016 02:33  

                        Hollow falchion+10: <br/>Attack Power = 222<br/>Scaling: Str = D, Dex = C Luck = ?<br/>with 9 Str, 14 Dex, 51 Luck => +86<br/>Damage Reduction: <br/>Phy: 42.7<br/>Mag: 28.5<br/>Fire: 23.7<br/>Lightning: 23.7<br/>Dark: 28.5<br/>Stability: 33

                        • Anonymous

                          So slow.23 Apr 2016 01:57  

                          They really ruined this weapon for me, i always liked the falchion in the other game's but in this one i hate it.<br/>The heavy attack is SO SLOW its insane how slow it is, i tested it and its charged heavy attack is actually slower than an ultra great swords charged heavy attack,<br/>I mean seriously?, Even the Dark Swords heavy attack is way faster,<br/>Sure you could say *its only the heavy attack* but to me having no diversity in a weapon kills it,<br/>Hate this weapon wouldn't recommend it.

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