Dark Souls Wiki

Black Knight Greataxe (Dark Souls III)

4,575pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Comments0 Share
For the Dark Souls variant, see Black Knight Greataxe.
For the Dark Souls II variant, see Black Knight Greataxe (Dark Souls II).

The Black Knight Greataxe is a greataxe in Dark Souls III.

In-Game Description

Greataxe of the black knights who wander the lands. Used to face chaos demons.
The unique attack of this axe greatly reduces enemy poise, reflecting the tremendous size of the enemies that the knights have fearlessly faced.
Skill: Warcry
Let out a spirited warcry that temporarily boosts attack, and enables a special consecutive attack.


Dropped from the Black Knight who wields the weapon in the Untended Graves area after the Champion Gundyr boss fight.


  • This is a heavy weapon and requires a high Stat investment in Strength and a moderate investment in Dexterity.
  • When two-handed, this weapon cannot be parried.
  • This weapon is capable of hitting enemies both in front of and behind the player.


Attack Description
Weak Attack
Large horizontal sweeping slash.
Strong Attack
Jumping smash.
Weak Attack
Large vertical slash.
Strong Attack
Delayed upward slash.
Jump Attack ???
Running Attack Overhead smash.
Rolling Attack Overhead smash.
Kick ???
Weak Attack
Strong Attack


  • Deals 20% bonus damage to demons.
  • Using this weapon's skill gives it a unique hyper armor combo in addition to a significant damage increase, while either one-handed or two-handed.



Black Knight GreataxeDemon's GreataxeDragonslayer GreataxeEarth SeekerGreat MacheteGreataxeYhorm's Great Machete
Stub Icon

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.