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The Irithyll Straight Sword is a straight sword in Dark Souls III.

In-Game Description

Straight sword bestowed upon the Outrider Knights of the Boreal Valley. This weapon is enshrouded in frost, and causes frostbite.
Every Outrider Knight one day devolves into a beast, constantly hounded by Pontiff Sulyvahn's black eyes.
Skill: Stance
While in stance, use normal attack to break a foe's guard from below, and strong attack to slash upwards with a forward lunge.

AvailabilityEdit

Found in the Undead Settlement. Guaranteed drop from the Boreal Outrider Knight guarding the entrance to the Road of Sacrifices.

CharacteristicsEdit

The Irithyll Straight Sword is one of the four weapons (three in the base game) that is capable of inflicting Frostbite status without the use of skills, which hinders an enemy's stamina recovery, inflicts some direct damage to their health, and lowers their damage absorption by 20% for a short duration.

However, it has unremarkable stat scaling and rather low base damage for a weapon that upgrades with Twinkling Titanite. Its moveset is identical to that of the Long Sword, but with noticeably longer reach.

MovesetEdit

Attack Description
One-handed
Weak Attack
Alternating horizontal swings, starting from right to left.
One-handed
Strong Attack
Thrust, followed by crosswise upward slash.
Two-handed
Weak Attack
Downward slash, followed by upward slash.
Two-handed
Strong Attack
Strong horizontal slashes in alternating directions, starting from right to left.
Jump Attack Lunging jump that plunges the sword downward.
Two-handed
Jump Attack
Same as one-handed.
Running Attack Fast horizontal slash from left to right.
Two-handed
Running Attack
Running downward slash.
Rolling Attack Quick forward thrust.
Two-handed
Rolling Attack
Same as one-handed, but with both hands.
Kick Standard kick.
Off-handed
Weak Attack
Block.
Off-handed
Strong Attack
Mirrored version of one-handed weak attacks.

NotesEdit

  • Cannot be buffed or infused.
  • The Irithyll Straight Sword is one of the only six weapons in the game that can inflict the rare Frost status ailment.

UpgradesEdit

Reinforced with Twinkling Titanite.

VideosEdit

Weapon Arts Showcase Irithyll Straight Sword

Weapon Arts Showcase Irithyll Straight Sword

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