Painting Guardian's Curved Sword

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88 physical_defense-shield-icon.jpg 35.0
icon-magicbonus.png
-
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25.0
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-
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25.0
icon-lightningbonus.png
- lightning_defense-shield-icon.jpg 25.0
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-
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25.0
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100 icon-wp_stability.png 25
icon_weight.png 1.5
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55
Aux Bleed33    
Requirements & Bonus
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E B - -
7 19 - -
weapon_type-icon.jpg Curved Swords damage_type-icon.jpg Slash
skill-icon.jpg Chained Dance icon_fp_cost.png 5 (-/15)

Painting Guardian's Curved Sword is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3.



A weapon described in legends passed down amongst heretics, wielded by the Painting Guardians.

A uniquely shaped weapon with a flat tip.

Skill: Chained Dance
Execute relentless consecutive attacks while tracing a circle in a unique dance of deadly grace.



Notes and Tips:

  • Can be Buffed and Infused.
  • Upgrades with Titanite
  • When held in the left hand, pressing L2/LT will preform a parry.
  • It is the shortest Curved Sword in the whole game.



Location/Where to Find




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Weapon Name 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 +10 176 - - - - E A - - - - 35 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +10 162 - - - - A - - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +10 162 - - - - E S - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +10 158 - - - - B B - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Raw +10 220 - - - - - - - - - - 33 35 25 25 25 25
Crystal +10 83 114 - - - E B S - - - 34 33.2 27.5 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +10 88 101 - - - E A A - - - 34 33.2 27.5 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +10 145 - 145 - - - - - - - - 33 33.2 23.7 30 23.7 23.7
Chaos +10 88 - 114 - - E B A A - - 34 33.2 23.7 27.5 23.7 23.7
Lightning +10 83 - - 114 - E B - S - - 34 33.2 23.7 23.7 27.5 23.7
Blessed +10 114 - - - - E B - A - - 34 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +10 145 - - - 145 - - - - - - 33 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 30
Dark +10 88 - - - 114 E B B B - - 34 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 27.5
Blood +10 136 - - - - E A - - - - 42 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +10 136 - - - - E A - - 40 - 35 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +10
Luck Bonus ??   Discovery Bonus ??
167 - - - - E A - - - - 35 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7

 

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 88 - - - - E B - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +1 96 - - - - E B - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +2 105 - - - - E B - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +3 114 - - - - E B - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +4 123 - - - - E B - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +5 132 - - - - E B - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +6 140 - - - - E A - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +7 149 - - - - E A - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +8 158 - - - - E A - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +9 167 - - - - E A - - - - 34 35 25 25 25 25
Regular +10 176 - - - - E A - - - - 35 35 25 25 25 25

 

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 86 - - - - B - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +1 93 - - - - B - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +2 101 - - - - B - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +3 109 - - - - B - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +4 116 - - - - A - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +5 124 - - - - A - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +6 132 - - - - A - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +7 139 - - - - A - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +8 147 - - - - A - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +9 155 - - - - A - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Heavy +10 162 - - - - A - - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25

 

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 83 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +1 91 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +2 99 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +3 107 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +4 115 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +5 123 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +6 131 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +7 139 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +8 146 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +9 154 - - - - E A - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Sharp +10 162 - - - - E S - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
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 79 - - - - C C - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +1 87 - - - - C C - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +2 95 - - - - C C - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +3 102 - - - - C C - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +4 110 - - - - C C - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +5 118 - - - - C C - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +6 126 - - - - B B - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +7 134 - - - - B B - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +8 142 - - - - B B - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +9 150 - - - - B B - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
Refined +10 158 - - - - B B - - - - - 35 25 25 25 25
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 114 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +1 124 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +2 135 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +3 146 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +4 156 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +5 167 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +6 177 - - - - - -- - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +7 188 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +8 198 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +9 209 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Raw +10 220 - - - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 66 66 - - - E D C - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +1 67 70 - - - E D B - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +2 69 75 - - - E D B - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +3 71 80 - - - E C A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +4 73 85 - - - E C A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +5 74 90 - - - E C A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +6 76 95 - - - E C A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +7 78 99 - - - E C A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +8 80 104 - - - E C A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +9 81 109 - - - E C A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Crystal +10 83 114 - - - E B S - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 66 66 - - - E C D - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +1 68 69 - - - E C C - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +2 70 73 - - - E C C - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +3 72 76 - - - E C C - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +4 74 80 - - - E B B - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +5 77 83 - - - E B B - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +6 79 87 - - - E B B - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +7 81 90 - - - E B A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +8 83 94 - - - E B A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +9 85 97 - - - E A A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Simple +10 88 101 - - - E A A - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 79 - 79 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +1 85 - 85 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +2 92 - 92 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +3 99 - 99 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +4 105 - 105 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +5 112 - 112 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +6 118 - 118 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +7 125 - 125 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +8 132 - 132 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +9 138 - 138 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Fire +10 145 - 145 - - - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 70 - 70 - - E D D D - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +1 72 - 74 - - E D C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +2 73 - 79 - - E D C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +3 75 - 83 - - E C C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +4 77 - 88 - - E C C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +5 79 - 92 - - E C B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +6 80 - 96 - - E B B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +7 82 - 101 - - E B B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +8 84 - 105 - - E B B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +9 86 - 110 - - E B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Chaos +10 88 - 114 - - E B B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 66 - - 66 - E D - C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +1 67 - - 70 - E D - B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +2 69 - - 75 - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +3 71 - - 80 - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +4 73 - - 85 - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +5 74 - - 90 - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +6 76 - - 95 - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +7 78 - - 99 - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +8 80 - - 104 - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +9 81 - - 109 - E C - S - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Lightning +10 83 - - 114 - E B - S - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 70 - - - - E C - B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +1 74 - - - - E C - B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +2 79 - - - - E C - B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +3 83 - - - - E C - B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +4 88 - - - - E C - B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +5 92 - - - - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +6 96 - - - - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +7 101 - - - - E C - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +8 105 - - - - E B - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +9 110 - - - - E B - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blessed +10 114 - - - - E B - A - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 79 - - - 79 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +1 85 - - - 85 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +2 92 - - - 92 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +3 99 - - - 99 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +4 105 - - - 105 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +5 112 - - - 112 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +6 118 - - - 118 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +7 125 - - - 125   - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +8 132 - - - 132 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +9 138 - - - 138 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Deep +10 145 - - - 145 - - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 70 - - - 70 E D D D - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +1 72 - - - 74 E D C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +2 73 - - - 79 E D C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +3 75 - - - 83 E C C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +4 77 - - - 88 E C C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +5 79 - - - 92 E C C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +6 80 - - - 96 E C C C - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +7 82 - - - 101 E C B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +8 84 - - - 105 E B B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +9 86 - - - 110 E B B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Dark +10 88 - - - 114 E B B B - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 79 - - - - E B - - - - 35 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +1 84 - - - - E B - - - - 36 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +2 90 - - - - E B - - - - 36 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +3 96 - - - - E B - - - - 37 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +4 102 - - - - E A - - - - 37 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +5 107 - - - - E A - - - - 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +6 113 - - - - E A - - - - 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +7 119 - - - - E A - - - - 38 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +8 124 - - - - E A - - - - 39 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +9 130 - - - - E A - - - - 40 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Blood +10 136 - - - - E A - - - - 41 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 79 - - - - E B - - 33 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +1 84 - - - - E B - - 34 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +2 90 - - - - E B - - 34 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +3 96 - - - - E B - - 35 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +4 102 - - - - E A - - 35 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +5 107 - - - - E A - - 36 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +6 113 - - - - E A - - 36 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +7 119 - - - - E A - - 36 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +8 124 - - - - E A - - 37 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +9 130 - - - - E A - - 37 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Poison +10 136 - - - - E A - - 38 - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
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 83 - - - - E C - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +1 91 - - - - E C - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +2 100 - - - - E B - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +3 108 - - - - E B - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +4 117 - - - - E A - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +5 125 - - - - E A - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +6 133 - - - - E A - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +7 142 - - - - E A - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +8 150 - - - - E A - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +9 158 - - - - E A - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Hollow +10 167 - - - - E A - - - - - - 33.2 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7

 


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

      08 May 2019 07:54  

      Fellas, it's an infusable flip-curved sword (the fastest R1s in the game when 2H) that averages ~400 AR WITHOUT buffs. I use this as my offhand on my Dex/Luck build, main-handing Frayed Blade, as its a parry tool, I can infuse it hollow for the +5 luck (my build has 35 luck + 5 luck from offhand for Frayed Blade bleed-outs), helps against weapon classes that katanas struggle with (greatswords in particular since the R1 speeds are very similar but katanas don't have HA; GS's like to get right in my face and hope I trade, but PGCS is so fast 2H'd that they have to back off), it's one of the very few weapons I can trigger bleed consistently with thanks to the R1+WA (not a true combo, I don't think but I land it reasonably often), and all for 1.5 UNITS. SERIOUSLY?? I promise, get your spacing down and this thing is an under-appreciated GEM.

      • Anonymous

        16 Dec 2018 22:58  

        Yea wow such fun need 3 WA to make the BLEED PROC with a BLEED INFUSION, while with any other weapon you can do the same damage with one R1, kk.

        • Anonymous

          07 Dec 2018 14:49  

          If you have a regular painting guardian curved sword and you use Carthrus Rogue on it with 40 levels in stamina you can hit another player/enemy 10 times causing a bleed build up of 550.

          • Anonymous

            03 Jul 2018 00:56  

            So I found this sword has a decent combo, not too broken considering that it's a bit hard to land but, if you land the weapon art you can combo into both R1s and maybe a third/cartwheel slash if your opponent has a brainfart like the few I just fought did.
            With almost 500 AR (Plus 9 with sharp infusion at 40 dex 18 strength and Lightning Resin) I do an upwards of 900 dmg with just that combo (without the third R1/Cartwheel)
            I find it's very fun and challenging to use, teaches you REAL spacing and proper SKILLZ (Not really)
            Decent so far, but I wonder if it could oneshot with the pontiff eye ring and OWCS and a spell buff with decent scaling for maximum dmg.
            Feel free to tell me the results anyone had if they tried it!

            • Anonymous

              14 Jan 2018 15:44  

              Has S scaling in Dex when +7 and sharp infused, no idea if you get the S scaling earlier than that. Needs more testing.

              • Anonymous

                12 Jan 2018 02:44  

                So, according to the 'Parry' page, this weapon has the "highest parry frame window". Anybody got numbers on this?

                • Anonymous

                  08 Nov 2017 21:54  

                  Weapon isn't very good, however, its a very fun weapon to play with. I run a dex/luck bleed build and throwing hollow on this thing is a pure joy. Excellent dex scailing with the extra hollow scailing (adding my stat bonus' ar equals about 337). I usually mix up when I want excess bleed damage or raw damage numbers by keeping carthus rouge and carthus flame arc on me. With thr rouge i usually bleed targets in one loop of the weapon art but due to the lack of range I switch to arc to raise my raw numbers. I stack this with Carthus beacon, old wolf sword and pontiff's right eye. My dps is phenomenal and in pve I destory most bosses in a stamina bar. I offhand the corvian knife for better range abd nobody really expects it.

                  • Anonymous

                    25 Oct 2017 16:53  

                    ok... coolest looking curved sword... the shortest curve sword... and the worsed damage with preety much all infusion... why

                    • Anonymous

                      01 Sep 2017 09:02  

                      Just checked my +9 of this weapon with a Chaos Gem and found that it has attribute bonus of E/B/A/A with 38 on Bleed, do confirm if you can please.

                      • Anonymous

                        18 Jun 2017 17:38  

                        Fromsoft, why you no make sword paired weapon? :c
                        then give it the same weapon art as the 1h r2 attack combo from the first game?

                        i miss my double spin :(

                        • Anonymous

                          01 May 2017 08:27  

                          I think this weapon is a spatula! You can paint very fast whole landscapes with it. (#Bob Ross!). If you think this further their "special fighting style" is just how they used this tool to paint. Ninja style!

                          • Anonymous

                            26 Apr 2017 01:57  

                            does it replace the kick with a backflip when in the offhand? also, does it need to be active to do so, or can you two hand another weapon and still get the backflip?

                            • Anonymous

                              16 Apr 2017 02:01  

                              With the crap range, best ways to play are hit and run or full on aggression. Slap on a right eye for more damage on combos and roll catches or even left eye. Flynn's ring for some extra damage. Might as well use red tearstone and morrion blade since you gotta make every hit count and lead into long combos. WA can roll catch. WA can't be angled too far left or right (can't even go a full 180). R1 into WA doesn't work; they can roll away before WA finishes. I got an AR of 404 with 20/60 str/dex with 30% equip load and flynn's ring. Overall, 5/10 meh weapon

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