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The Lothric Knight Greatsword is an ultra greatsword in Dark Souls III.

In-Game Description

Ultra greatsword of the venerable knights of Lothric. Imbued with the strength of lightning, the trademark of dragon hunting.
Very few have demonstrated the extreme strength and dexterity required for this weapon, even in the long history of the Lothric Knights.
Skill: Stomp
Use one's weight to lunge forward with a low stance and increased poise, and follow with strong attack for an upward slash.

AvailabilityEdit

CharacteristicsEdit

The Lothric Knight Greatsword is a rather unique weapon in a few ways. It is a Dexterity-oriented ultra greatsword that benefits from infusion with a Sharp Gem. As well, it has innate Lightning damage, allowing it to deal damage through shields.

This innate Lightning damage makes the Lothric Knight Greatsword very useful for Faith-oriented builds as well. When infused with a Lightning Gem, the weapon gains extreme amounts of Lightning damage that scales well with the player's Faith, making it a very fearsome weapon indeed. And when infused with a Blessed Gem, both the physical damage and the Lightning damage will scale with the player's Faith, giving them the best of both worlds.

Even without the above infusions, the Lothric Knight Greatsword can still be very powerful in the hands of a good Faith build. When buffed with Lightning Blade, the additional Lightning damage is added on top of the innate Lightning damage, greatly augmenting the weapon's effectiveness.

MovesetEdit

Attack Description
One-handed
Weak Attack
A right horizontal swing followed by a left horizontal swing.
One-handed
Strong Attack
overhead slam followed by an overhead slam
Two-handed
Weak Attack
a right horizontal swing followed by a left horizontal swing.
Two-handed
Strong Attack
A heavy thrust followed by an overhead slam
Jump Attack downward vertical swing
Two-handed
Jump Attack
downwards vertical swing
Running Attack overhead slash
Two-handed
Running Attack
an overhead slam
Rolling Attack low forward swing
Two-handed
Rolling Attack
a low forward thrust
Kick normal kick
Off-handed
Weak Attack
block
Off-handed
Strong Attack
left horizontal slash followed by a right horizontal slash

UpgradesEdit

Reinforced with the normal Titanite path.

VideosEdit

Dark Souls 3 Lothric Knight Greatsword - Weapon Arts Showcase

Dark Souls 3 Lothric Knight Greatsword - Weapon Arts Showcase

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