What’s difference between long and lothric knight sword? Broadsword is if you like whiffing attacks on bosses during your attack windows cause it turns out you're like 0.00001 inches too far away. Or fire damage, or dark … I can't check it in-game right now, but at 40/40 Refined +10 (one handed) the Broadsword has 446 AR and the Longsword has 428 AR according to Mugenmonkey. . This would put the broadsword in favor, not? hide. Posted by 1 day ago. Haha..way back..long time ago since i broadsworded a broad ;). Posted by 3 days ago. Press J to jump to the feed. I am pretty sure this happen to 90% of players on their first playthrough. Fan Art. But the reach of the longsword is considerately better. Longsword vs Broadsword, longsword slightly less damage but has a thrust, good for PvP. Longsword is overall just good. It's reinforced with Twinkling Titanite so you can upgrade it alongside something like the longsword too since they won't be competing for mats. hide. report. sp, or Shield Pokes, are a unit of measurable distance to determine the range of a weapon. https://www.reddit.com/r/darksouls3/comments/4h7vbl/straight_swords_comparison_ar_stamina_usage_length/. 5.6k. Currently am using the longsword / broadsword as main damage output. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. The Broadsword has a motion value of 200 on backstab, 250 on riposte, and 60+225 on Hornet Ring riposte. All rights reserved. All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. The broadsword has slightly better base stats, little bit faster, has a C attribute on Strength (whereas the longsword has a D). © Valve Corporation. Longsword can stab and slash, but is a little slower with the power more concentrated in fewer blows. Ever since the infusion buff, no. save. Broadsword or longsword? The longsword has B in both stat scaling. Straight swords are hilariously powerful compared to most other weapons currently in both PvE and PvP, so I'd err on the side of the longsword. You can put any infusion on it and it'll be awesome. is it better than longsword if i plan on going str build? Lothric Sword is longer, higher stat requirement, scales better with dex and I think higher damage on dedicated pvp builds. A Raw Broadsword is better. The broadsword is much faster, but they are all cutting motions. A Heavy +10 Broadsword is a good weapon too, however, because of its adaptability. report. What are the differences? I'll agree to that. Astora is a good choice in the beginning to put a raw infusion on, but the Longsword would be better once you have the stats to do a real infusion. broadsword has the higher base dmg and better scaling in str. than the long sword but eventually the worse mooveset, Im very happy with it:), both are good. share. So if you want to save your upgrade mats, just put the raw infusion on the longsword first then switch infusions later when another one will do more damage. ... My friends excellent experience with dark souls 3.. 8.5k. Lothric Knight Sword is also one you can get at the beginning of the game, and is easily one of the best (arguably the best) of any weapon in the game. 5.0k. The three straight swords you can find at the beginning of the game. take the one you are more comfortable with. You can also farm the silver knights for a Lothric Knight sword. Making it good for any build in the game. Longsword is overall just good. 195 comments. I am looking to try and play dark souls for the first time and want to do something very simple and straight forward. Here's some background / discussion on both: I upgraded both swords to plus 10 with refined infusion and the broadsword was better by 18 damage points at 40 stregnth and 35 dexterity. For Dark Souls III on the PlayStation 4, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Broadsword Vs Longsword". Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Longsword vs Broadsword - which to upgrade? Note: This is ONLY to be used to report spam, advertising, and problematic (harassment, fighting, or rude) posts. I picked one up on High Wall after killing my third knight. I expect it'll be patched honestly, given how common people using the Irithyll Straight Sword are in all cases. Broadsword R2 is a jump forward horizontal, which sucks in tight corners and poking. 5.6k. Fluff. A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 3. the most notable difference bettween long and broad is the moveset. I was thinking of going a knight and was think of using a shield + a longsword or a claymore but I dont know which one is best for someone who just wants an "easier", in terms of dark souls, time the first run of the game. The motion value of a backstab with a straight sword does not change with Hornet Ring. You can't apply a gold pine resin on an irithyll straight sword, for example, but you can with a broadsword, giving you an edge to enemies who are vulnerable to lightning damage. You didn't mention it, but the Irithyll Straight Sword is a weapon you can get just a few minutes later and is very good. Making it good for any build in the game. The Long Sword has a range of 17sp on the 1h R1. save. A Dark Lothric Knight Sword on a 30/30 Int/Fai Pryo build with 40 Dex has over 500AR if I recall correctly. Broadsword is if you like whiffing attacks on bosses during your attack windows cause it turns out you're like 0.00001 inches too far away. You can put any infusion on it and it'll be awesome. Español - Latinoamérica (Spanish - Latin America), http://darksouls.wikia.com/wiki/User_blog:AegonLegends/%28Updated%29_Research_on_Longsword_and_Broadsword_Damage, http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/168566-dark-souls-iii/73585699, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oUxfw_QKo7E. Thanks a lot, sadly doesn't explain what differences are early game though. I think I won the loottery. 310 comments. share.