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Pontiff Knight Great Scythe

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The Pontiff Knight Great Scythe is a reaper in Dark Souls III.

In-Game Description

Great scythe wielded by the Pontiff's knights, frigid spirits that linger in Irithyll.
The large blade appears to be eaten away by insects, making it lightweight but also brittle.
Skill: Frost
Create a bone-chilling frost with each swing of the greatscythe that causes a temporary frost effect.


Dropped by great scythe-wielding Pontiff Knights in Irithyll of the Boreal Valley.




  • The Pontiff Knight Great Scythe is one of the only four weapons in the main game that can inflict the Frost status ailment.


Reinforced with Twinkling Titanite.


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Dark Souls 3 Pontiff Knight Greatscythe - Weapon Arts Showcase

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