This unique ultra greatsword comes in the form of a dagger and greatsword pair. Is farron greatsword parry any good? its damage is low but it is very fun to use in pvp even if u die alot. Reasons: Basically, its AR, uhm, rivals a refined broadsword with a pine bundle. Farron Greatsword Build. You can use it, but it's bad. In pvp (duels), however, it's not very good because the damage isn't as good as, for example, a quality build with an astora greatsword, and the L1 can be sight parried fairly easily. Used in skilled hands this weapon is a nightmare. sirgreenday 2 years ago #1. For Dark Souls III on the PlayStation 4, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Farron Greatsword any good? GladiusVortex 4 years ago #1. Privacy PolicyCookie SettingsDo Not Sell My InformationReport Ad. Seems like dps wise like garbage to me. #1. In my experience Faith is really only good for the buffs and heals, the lightning spears seem to be absolutely garbage in this game. So, I'm using a Black Knight Greatsword +5, and with my current str/dex at 32/18 i hit for something like 500-700 with power hits, and around 1000 with plunging attacks. imo you will use the R1 more then the L1 in PvE. Is farron greatsword parry any good? Since the R1s of the Farron GS are the same to other UGS which outclass the Farron GS in dmg, I see no reason to use it other then you wanting to use it. Well Farron Greatsword is a dex weapon so it makes sense that it won't be good on a strength build, it's damage is great. I just got FUGS and I am considering using it, but I'm not sure how good it is. I can't stop thinking about this game sorry :P I'm at work now hehe. So, is there a way to counter laggy caestus users? Note although it can be infused and buffed, this may not be a good option on a quality built. Farron Greatsword. It helps weak sorcs who can't wield anything except the starter dagger. Considering the weapon for pvp. You're browsing the GameFAQs Message Boards as a guest. Archived. But is it actually good? I got my claymore to level 10. i tried farron greatsword for the first time and the moveset is so god damn cool, probably my favorite out of all weapons. Well Farron Greatsword is a dex weapon so it makes sense that it won't be good on a strength build, it's damage is great. Fun, go with farron, good go with wolf. Sculelos. 228 Base with A Dex scaling. I see no reason to use the L1 since it takes longer and the only benefit is having a bigger range which is only useful for PvP. How good does it fare in PvP? It has one of the most aesthetically pleasing movesets with combos that let you flip and twirl between swings. Started : 2014-03-02 3DS FC : 4038 7010 2331. Close. Close. So I just made the Farron GS and I love it. Posted by 4 years ago. Is Drakeblood Greatsword any good? but is it any good in terms of damage? Farron has 100 ar less on a quality build vs the best UGS (a Heavy Greatsword at 670 ar two handed) . What I do is simply block the first fancy attack and since the weapon leaves LONG windows to be hit without being able to block or dodge I unleash my weapon art for a nearly instant kill on most enemy's. Topic. save hide report. For, PvE, greatsword can be an amazingly good weapon, because of the many attributed mentioned above. The flashsword right? Farron cheese sword for broken PvP Profaned for PvP and PvE Farron greatsword is actually not that good in pvp. Surprised at useful good Pestilent Mist is turning out. User Info: sirgreenday. I personally like the look of farron but the damage is so crap, and the only good move is the L2 spin to win move. It seems like this might be of the few good boss weapons for a dex build. While we are in early days of release. is the Farron Greatsword any good? So the only thing it has going for it is the L1s. Lordados. i tried farron greatsword for the first time and the moveset is so ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ cool, probably my favorite out of all weapons. ... Don't listen to anyone who bitches about it, it's just like any other weapon in the game, and can be good if played right. (PVE and PVP). Is the Farron Greatsword good? Posted by 3 years ago. Also is faith worth it? The wolf sword is good all around and has good poise and regular damage! Archived. Close. And the Greatsword isn't really that great, so that speaks volumes for the Farron. 228 Base with A Dex scaling. 2. Archived. May 22, 2016 @ 7:02pm Yea if you use the magic clutch rings (magic and lightning) and buff it with either magic or lightning it's good but without them it's kinda weak. © 2020 GAMESPOT, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Posted by 4 years ago. Although I will add one thing. I kind of like it, I'm doing well in PvE. share. 4 comments. 5. Thanks! I noticed it as scaling of D and C for str and dex, respectively. User Info: GladiusVortex. A higher damaging and better UGS for a quality build would be the profaned greatsword. What is the minimum Strength requirement to be able to 2-hand a weapon without penalty? All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. One of the best new spells. Not changing this Sig until Isaac is playable in Smash Bros. is the Farron Greatsword any good? New comments cannot … I find it a nice side piece to a rapier, not to mention it's moveset is quite nicely unpredictable. It's great for PVE because it stun locks everything to death with its L1s, and it covers a wide area with the L1s so you can take on entire groups of mobs. Greatsword is found in the Farron keep, on the broken bridge section where you find the first brazier. Question. How to get: Craft via Soul Transposition with the Soul of the Blood of the Wolf, which you get after defeating the Abyss Watchers. but is it any good in terms of damage? < > Showing 1-15 of 39 comments . All rights reserved. Okay, first there are worse weapons. © Valve Corporation. It's very much outclassed. All of that said, you could make a lv 30 character for low level invasions, because those won't be min-maxed and the moveset works much better when your opponents aren't trying to parry you. I've seen some videos where dudes using Claymore do some decent damage as well, but i would like to keep using a big ass sword like my BK Greatsword. I started using Vordt's great hammer and liked it, then lately I've been using the Exile Greatsword. Everything on that list I wouldn't bother with. But it's pretty bad. got a quality build and have used hollowslayer greatsword for an ng. Note: This is ONLY to be used to report spam, advertising, and problematic (harassment, fighting, or rude) posts. I agree with Albrecht. I dont see a use of the L1 of the farron GS when it comes to PvE. ". I find it a nice side piece to a rapier, not to mention it's moveset is quite nicely unpredictable. Should I add a gem to it to make it stronger? Just had 2 (One watchdog as I went back for a collectible and one in the church of yorshka). as far as PvE goes, I found it really good for killing groups of normal enemies with its wide swings and hard hits, but against bosses it's just too slow to be practical, Currently playing: League of Legends, Fire Emblem: Fates, Pokemon Nuzlocke. By far the most fun move set of a weapon I have used though. Español - Latinoamérica (Spanish - Latin America). farron meme sword is actually one of the worst weapons in the game pvp and pve got a quality build and have used hollowslayer greatsword for an ng. Farron dart is really useful for crystal sage since any damage whatsoever kills the mirror images of the boss. User Info: tehXdemiXazn. This thread is archived. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.