1 Availability 2 Characteristics 3 Moveset 4 Upgrades 5 Videos Dropped by the Exile Watchdog that wields it in the Road of Sacrifices. Melts through most PvE bosses, excluding Nameless and Dragonslayer Armour. Dear I have been farming the 2 giants (the ones with Carthus Curved greatsword) after Undead Legion Bonefire. If you don't have the GS ring or coins get them. Use with brigand Twindaggers for true Arabian Knight action. The Carthus Curved Greatsword is an curved greatsword in Dark Souls III. It's definitely balanced for pvp. Demon's Souls This weapon's thick, heavy blade is crafted to cause bleeding, and requires ample strength and dexterity to wield effectively, suggesting that the swordsmen of Carthus were amongst the mightiest.Skill: Spin SlashSlice into foes with a large spinning motion, and continue spinning to transition into strong attack. When an items durability is low, a message will come up saying "Weapon At Risk!" I doubt it, RNGesus just hates you apparently. I don't understand why this weapon, and several like it got nerfed. Durability: The weapon's HP, when the durability hits 0, the effectiveness of its attacks become weakened to the point of almost uselessness. I would make it to the actual bonfire in the catacombs and then run, kill the one near the rickety bridge, and run back through killing all of the others around until you get to the duo at the top of the stairs, rinse and repeat. If you wish to post videos, please click the link and apply in the thread), Parameter Bonus: Strength, Dexterity,Magic, Fire, Lightning and Dark bonuses - The scaling multiplier applied to the [Attack: stat]. User Info: midgitninja1 midgitninja1 4 years ago #1 Catacombs of carthus bonfire, go to skeleton ball, go right, left, left. Is it any good? Still a great weapon nowhere near the level of try hard people make it out to be. Found in Catacombs of Carthus and Smouldering Lake. also see my warden twinblades location video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tdU-AUfHpho As a curved greatsword, it benefits from strong hyper armor and an excellent moveset. Skill: Spin Slash Slice into foes with a large spinning motion, and continue spinning to transition This weapon's thick, heavy blade is crafted to cause bleeding, and requires ample strength and dexterity to wield effectively, suggesting that the swordsmen of Carthus were amongst the mightiest. has less range then scimitar and demon scar. I'm still trying to find my fav, [–]SystemMalfunctionYour local Patches cosplayer 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Carthus Curved Sword is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3. So Cole, how's your first run going in Dark Souls 3? Details and Calculator for Restrictions here. I killed one of them heading to Wolnir and it was dropped. Most noticeable when two-handing. This weapon's thick, heavy blade is crafted to cause bleeding, and requires ample strength and dexterity to wield effectively, suggesting that the swordsmen of Carthus were amongst the mightiest. If there would be a mod to undo any nerfs while keeping the buffs.....i would gladly take a ban. It took me about 6-8 runs of this and I got the sword. Only time I ever see it used in PvP now is for dark builds. Storm Curved Sword doesn't seem to be able … Carthus Curved Greatsword is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3. Saw this in the comments of a vid and it made my day. 06 Oct 2019 00:14 When you waste a whole day farming for the Carthus Curved Greatsword and you only get shards out of the whole day wasted. Take that as you will, it's definitely good, but not EZmode. Good job team". Shout out to ds3 for censoring the first but not the other two f words on this guy’s name. This used to be a good weapon before getting nerfed, it wasn't really op at all. Bloodborne Folks, the damage got nerfed to balance its reach, which is awesome, and its speed, which is only slight less awesome. I has been more then 3 hours will it ever drop and those drop it right? Its not just this wespon. Unholy skeletons. The higher the scaling letter, the higher the percent multiplier applied to the [Attack: Stat].This resulting bonus damage is added to the base physical damage of the weapon and is shown in the equipment screen in blue numbers as a "+ X". "We balanced it so well that nobody will ever use it again! Definitely still good even after the nerf. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. will not be tolerated. Incredible pve as well, seriously, it can and will melt bosses like oceiros or gravetender. Easily farmed by taking the Catacombs of Carthus bonfire. Dark Souls III: Carthus Curved Sword Farming Location - YouTube The Exile Greatsword is a curved greatsword in Dark Souls III. Curved sword of Carthus swordsmen. Carthus Curved Greatsword [DKS3 Wiki] Comments posted to our Dark Souls 3 Wiki 8 Anonymous Tue Mar 24, 2020 11:47 pm Does anyone know the drop rate for this thing. Why can't Fromsoft nerf things without going off the cliff with it? Why is there no mention on the page about the nerf? Do they? A good balance was never found I guess. [–]Argaele[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (2 children), Well the thing is I rushed to the catacombs asap and don't have ring or any coins. No sales, sales links, or soliciting donations. Fashion Souls This and Sharp Saint Bident are my main weapons on this build. Go straight and wait for the skeleton ball to go by, go right towards where the ball came from then quickly left. The sword technique of Carthus allows for fluid movement with a curved sword. Nothing to do but keep trying, really. 1 Availability 2 Characteristics 3 Moveset 4 Upgrades 5 Videos Dropped by the Skeleton Swordsmen who wield them in the Catacombs of Carthus. With 30 base luk and two hollow infused items gold serpent ring, rusted coins and symbol of avarice it took me about two hours farming all four of the skeletons that drop it. Carthus Curved Sword was cancer. Masters of the technique are said to dazzle their opponents by moving as weightlessly as a grain of sand. It definitely drops from those guys, but since you have low Item Discovery, the odds of getting it are pretty low. Sharp at +0 raises the dex scaling to a B right from the start now. Otherwise it has now been surpassed by other weapons due to the nerfing. Pump-a-rum I won't be paying any money for any future From Software game I'm going to get (if From is going to make anything worth getting from this point onward.) Uses slightly more stamina per swing than most other Curved Swords. Large curved sword wielded by swordsmen of Carthus. Stamina use nerfed so a swing uses as much a greatsword, damage nerfed below comparable weapons. Curved sword of Carthus swordsmen. Good damage, nice reach, lit moves and amazing weapon art. (If your name is not on THIS list, please do not post videos here. Dark Souls Random trivia: I believe it is the only curved sword that is sheathed on your back. Didn't know this got nerfed. Discriminatory language (racist, sexist, homophobic, transphobic, etc.) Patches sells unlimited coins. I guess fashion souls applys to weapons as well. [–]Kryogenyx 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Very keen soldiers, take great pride in their rifles and “Ghurkris” or curved knives. Storm curved even exile. It was indeed too powerful before when it had top-of-class damage at a modest weight *and* great reach *and* bleed proc *and* fast attack animations *and* one of the best running-atacks in the game *and* an unparryable weapon-art. © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. These weapons are characterized by their fast swing speed, high DPS, and use of the Slash damage type, making them effective against cloth armor and exposed skin. The Carthus Shotel is a curved sword in Dark Souls III. Strangely curved sword crafted to cause bleeding, wielded by Carthus swordsmen. These twerps whining about their OP meta weapon getting balanced. Weapon swing speed nerfed so all flip curved swords completely outclass kick ones. It was all people talked about for months. The lightest of the curved greatswords. So what I'm going to do is 'nerf' From Software. Twice. Get over yourselves. Carthus curved sword. I really feel I've ripped off of both money and time. Do these guys even drop carthus curved sword? Self-promotion is allowed once weekly with community participation. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 13040 on r2-app-0fa9d7b5432b22a5f at 2020-12-24 02:17:27.502191+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: US. Several will also inflict the Bleed status effect, most notably those forged in … RIP the legend, it has been 2 years and in a game now dominated by 1 handed straight sword r1's and rampant unpunishable rolling, your unique attributes have been sorely missed. Carthus Shotel is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3. I am looking to get into curved swords, what is the optimal build for the Carthus Curved Sword specifically? Where to start. Rendered by PID 13040 on r2-app-0fa9d7b5432b22a5f at 2020-12-24 02:17:27.502191+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: US. Carthus Curved Sword Move Set & Weapon Art. Please read the full community rules and guidelines. Didn't know you had to farm this much for it. at this point the weapon does not perform at it's best.Weight: How much the item weights when equipped. It doesn't even matter if it's just gonna be used for pve, the stat reduction still applies. Finished Dark Souls 3 for the first time. Dark Souls 2 Stability: How well the player keeps stance after being hitAttack Type: Defines what kind of swing set the weapon has: Regular(R), Thrust(T), Slash(Sl), Strike(St). :D. I have almost no luck or any Drop increase items. Item drops Catacombs of Carthus: Carthus Curved Greatsword Carthus Curved Sword Carthus Rouge Carthus Shield Carthus Shotel Ember Fire Arrow (x12) Kukri Longbow 1 Weapons 1.1 Daggers 1.2 Straight Swords 1.3 Greatswords 1.4 Ultra Greatswords 1.5 Curved Swords 1.6 Curved Greatswords 1.7 Piercing Swords 1.8 Katanas 1.9 Axes 1.10 Greataxes 1.11 Hammers 1.12 Great Hammers 1.13 Spears and Pikes 1.14 Halberds 1.15 Reapers 1.16 Whips 1.17 Fists and Claws 1.18 Battlestaves 1.19 Bows 1.20 Greatbows 1.21 Crossbows 1.22 Staves 1.23 Flames 1.24 Talismans … then a bunch of idiots who couldn't handle it in pvp had to complain to From Software about it and get it nerfed. I've always wanted to try out curved swords (and their fast swings would probably compliment the slow but hyperarmored swings of a Fume UGS) but I don't have any dedicated dex builds to use them on, it's still perfectly viable... i like it at lower lvls, Although it got nerfed, it's still great for INT/DEX build. Still good for chaos and dark builds due to the CCAA scaling at +10. Now this is pretty insane AR alone considering the longsword (one of the best quality weapons has an AR of 428 with 40str/40dex and attacks at a similar speed) however the majority of damage comes from bleed. Does that mean I can allow myself to no longer feel bad about using Storm Curved Sword? Press J to jump to the feed. The land's swordsmen utilized curved swords, forged from special titanite, and were quite dexterous, having developed a particular sword technique that allowed for fluid movement with a … If I infuse it with hollow, would it be best if I put points in both Dex and Luck, or should I just put them into purely luck? Maybe i'm just swore I never got to use this weapon before it got nerfed, I really don't see anyone using it in PvP anymore. Crafted to … There are two on the side where you find Anri, and two more in the catacombs themselves. The skeletons are fucking stingy with their weapon drops. Lightning infused with 36 DEX/ 40 INT puts out around 430 AR after using Deep Protection. Aside from dark builds because of the scaling, that's one cool think I guess. 1 Availability 2 Characteristics 3 Moveset 4 Notes 5 Upgrades 6 Videos Dropped by the Skeleton Swordsmen who wield them in the Catacombs of Carthus. After all the time and effort I've put into getting and upgrading it, it just isn't that good anymore. The sword technique of Carthus allows for fluid movement with a curved sword. Your mileage may vary. Scaling quality is from highest to lowest as follows: S/A/B/C/D/E.The higher the player's [Str, Dex, Mag, Fire, Light] stat, the higher the [Attack Bonus: Stat] is (found on the player status screen). I think the sharp scaling got changed. This sword should be called "Tryhard Miyasaki". There are 2 skeletons that spawn here with the sword. [–]DrunkINmastr93 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (3 children). Once upon a time, Carthus had its rightful rulers, until Wolnirconquered most kingdoms known to their people and made himself High Lord. Nothing special but proud of my CHONK build. [–]ToolFO -1 points0 points1 point 4 years ago (0 children). use the following search parameters to narrow your results: Posts must be related to Dark Souls 3 in content, not just in title. I don't much care for the Greatsword. First time that I saw someone afk in front of a boss fog. With 40 luck (30 points invested and my hollowed cathus sword and shield giving me an extra +10) 40 Dex and 35 strength the swords AR alone is 450 (495 with lloyd's sword ring). Besides, the sharp gem turns anything into insanity anyway so......still a very decent weapon. I totally understand if the weapon is way OPed, but I feel like it would be much better if they did it that way. Carthus Curved greatsword Drop (self.darksouls3), I have been farming the 2 giants (the ones with Carthus Curved greatsword) after Undead Legion Bonefire. I has been more then 3 hours will it ever drop and those drop it right? Takes care of them pretty quick, and you have a bonfire very close by, so it's a low-risk run. Obtainable: Catacombs of Carthus, Dropped off Skeletons wielding curved sword and a shield. Widely regarded as one of the most powerful Strength weapons in the game, the Exile Greatsword brings tremendous raw damage to the table. and join one of thousands of communities. Large curved sword wielded by swordsmen of Carthus. Carthus' aggression has been likened to an uncontrollable fire, and since ancient times its beacon has been used as a signal for war. Do not discuss malicious cheats or glitches that break multi-player. DARK SOULS 3; Home DARK SOULS 3 DARK SOULS 3 Carthus Curved Sword DARK SOULS 3 Carthus Curved Sword . Isn't that what happened to the dragonslayer axe? Dark Souls PVP Another alternative is parrying - Carthus Curved Sword users tend to be pretty predictable in what they go for attacks, but the second you throw out your first parry, I'd wager most would mix up their timing. Funny you should ask, I just farmed for that last night. I hope there is not a certain Discovery cap I'm not aware of before it drops :D, [–]DrunkINmastr93 1 point2 points3 points 4 years ago (1 child). Please leave … It took me 40 minutes farming the regular curved sword yesterday with the gold serpent ring and rusted coins. A slightly quicker farming spot is the Catacombs of Carthus bonfire, where you can just aggro the two red-eyed skeletons into running into the big skele-ball. Summon Sign One is good with buffs, and this one is amazing with infusion. Now it's not. The lightest of the curved greatswords. This went from a weapon that everyone was using to a weapon no one would ever use again in the course of 24 hours. Would this thing be any good on a strength build? First two skeletons. DkS3 Builds [–]Argaele[S] 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children), [–]MacNeasy 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (1 child), Is this sword good for pvp? Interesting. No name and shame or witch hunting posts or comments. Carthus Curved Sword is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3. One Bros The Carthus Shotel is a weapon that combines the shield-piercing capabilities of a Shotel with the bleed build-up of a Carthus weapon. It's pretty good for both PvE and PvP, in my experience. It does drop, I'd wear the gold serpent ring and bring some rusted coins along and just run, kill all of them in the area and then homeward bone to rinse and repeat. Guess I got lucky. IMO it would have been a better move to just up the stat requirements instead of gutting the weapon. Like I understand both sides, but the update that nerfed this sword basically patched it out of existence. Requires regular reinforcement titanite and souls +, Contributions to Fextralife Wikis are licensed under a, Has a larger range than most other Curved Swords except for. Carthus is a desert kingdom known for its swordsmen. You can whine about straight-swords now, but never at any point have straight-swords had that quite that many things going for them. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. Like the FB, you create your build around the weapon itself. The dark and chaos infusions give you A/A scaling at +10. That way at least, I can prevent getting ripped off money. [–]akaAxi0m 0 points1 point2 points 4 years ago (0 children). Masters of the technique are said to dazzle their opponents by moving as weightlessly as a grain of sand. It makes no sense that even a scimitar is more powerfull than this now. :D I have almost no luck or any Drop increase items. Curved Swords are a generally a Dexterity-based weapon class with fast swing speeds, decent damage and range, and a excellent roll-catching abilities. Unfortunately, nobody looks for a balanced weapon for PvP, and i must say it's kind of comparable to a LKSS in terms of reliability. I want to make a strength build that uses an offhand ultra but I don't want to just put yet another LKSS on my right hand. Crafted to cause bleeding. Dark Souls Mods. I have 111 item discovery. Not as OP as the two twinblades, but that might actually be a good thing. For Dark Souls III on the PlayStation 4, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Carthus Curved Sword vs. Carthus Curved Greatsword". Curved Swords are a weapon type in Dark Souls III. Meme templates or satire should be posted to /r/ShittyDarkSouls.. No pictures of screens (TV, monitors, phones, tablets, etc.). 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