I noticed that Longsword have a hidden modifier that makes it thrusts attacks do more damage.
I decided to make some research about Longsword vs Broadsword, so I went to New Londo to test the Docile Undeads/Zombies.
|Critical Weak Attack||40||42|
|Running / Backstepping||36||39|
|Critical Strong Attack||78||60|
|Attack Type (Two-Handed)||Longsword||Broadsword|
|Critical Weak Attack||72||75|
|Running / Backstepping||65||68|
|Critical Strong Attack||93||98|
- All test were made at Docile Zombies multiple times to ensure accuracy
- This test was made with 11 Strength and Dexterity and non-upgraded weapons