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But here I am finding myself using the Uchi again. hint: don't level dex for it. For Dark Souls on the PlayStation 3, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "How good is the Lightning / Chaos Zweihander? Zweihander is heavily intended for two-handed gameplay. Mostly PVE right now, but I like to PVP every now and again as well. It reaches about 580 AR and higher when heavy-infused and with and 60 strength. Another thing is that the Zweihander seems to scale better than the Claymore for me (49+ Zwei. Astora on the other hand is the oposite and reaches the best AR when sharp-infused with high dex investment and is as viable one-handed as it is two-handed. Apr 30, 2014 @ 1:59pm at least … try r1, delayed r2. is the zweihander any good? I find that the one handed strong attacks are really good in PvP, the rest of it is basically normal ultra-greatsword stuff, but man, I just LOVE it. For ripostes and backstabs. Since weapons in this game are mostly hand jerks to past games I think it's safe to say it's among the best, unfortunately. Has the claymore gotten better since launch? It has IMO, the best moveset out of all of the UGS. how to get gud? That's the only special thing about it. Using it to every benefit possible for your build and purpose. I used it from the Crucifixion Woods through to the end of the game. 40+ Claymore). Haven't used it that much in 2 or 3. Useful for low level pvp and so, because of the relatively low requeriments and weight for a UGS. Aside from that the main differences are: However, it's light, so you can go full havels and have some back up weapons ready for different situations. It's a UGS.You don't use it in pvp.You may ask yourself, why?Because it's stupidly easy to counter!But does it have an advantage?Yes, it's decent against other ultra great weapons.The only problem is.Nobody uses them either. It deals decent damage and scales really well with a heavy Gem infusion. Dark Souls III; Is Zweihander the best quality greatsword? It reaches about 580 AR and higher when heavy-infused and with and 60 strength. I'm most likely gonna end up a quality build (unless I respec) do you know if refined infusion for quality ends up with a better or worse AR then heavy infusion at 30/30 vs 60 STR? The Zweihander is probably the best UGS for a quality build, jumps from a D to a B scale rating for both STR and DEX at +7 after infusing it with the refined gem, I don't know if it scales any higher, but jumping from D to B at only +7 is pretty impressive. It has the same move set from DS1. Any other weapon recommendations are welcome! Apr 30, 2014 @ 1:57pm Not really. However, it's light, so you can go full havels and have some back up weapons ready for different situations. WHAT are you talking about? They roll after the R1 but always get hit by the R2. Press J to jump to the feed. Strenght build user here and i gotta say, i love the Zweihander. Outclassed by other UGS. Problem with Zweihander is, that like all UGS, range and damage are totally OK for PVP, hyperarmor is ofc there - but speed, recovery time and stamina consumption are factors that make using them hard. My favourite invasion main (coupled with followers sabre for 3v1s). I have both of them upgraded to +3 and they both seem good however... Claymore swings faster and has a faster weapon art animation to break enemy guards but the Zweihander, throwing people in the air with an oversized weapon can be very satisfying. The Zweihander is a very good weapon choice for both PvE and PvP. The move set is also pretty good with standart and thrust mix. AR can go above 600 using resins at + 10 infused with a gem scaling to your stats. #1. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Don't forget that glorious golf swing WA that wrecks almost anything that tries to trade with you. You can always respec when you meet rosaria. Ofc, weapon that has 200AR is lacking, but once you cross 400-500AR more important are factors like speed, range, recovery time, hyperarmor, stamina consumption and weight. If its wielded by Giant Dad, it will gives infinite poise to Giant Dad. Try the Claymore, IMO it's the best sword in the game. Yeah, when I ran into it in DS1 I accidentally ended up making a Giant Dad build (wasn't aware of the legend back then) just because it was so good. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. well I did put points in dex to use claymore (accidently put 14 instead of 13), but so far I am building pure strength. Basically, if you want to be good at PVP you need versatility and adaptability - the more options you have at your disposal the better, and like I said, since the Zwei is so light, it can cater to that. For Dark Souls on the PlayStation 3, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Zweihander - any good?" Any weapon can be good but what are we trying to do? i dont' think i am particularly gud, but i win quite a bit more than i lose (invasions that is), so here's what i do: 2hr2's are my bread and butter; they are unparriable and you can vary the delay to catch the rollers. for low level pvp invasions (lv 38 with prisoners chain) it's great - the moveset is awesome: wide 2hR1, variable delay 2hR2 (for those parry fishin' sunbros), and the roll pokes. This is the right answer. I am thinking raw for the zweihander though. trade when you can with small weapons. PSN: JCrest87 (on PS3 & PS4) 3DS Friend code: 4682-8481-4793. asically, if you want to be good at PVP you need parryspaming for 1hit k0 and a whip/katana/spear/rapier to punish rolls. I do not know how it is in higher level pvp but probably AR falls short to black knights and other. - Page 2. also have a quick backup weapon to disrupt the timing if the opponent gets too comfy reading your zwei attacks. The Zweihander is probably the best UGS for a quality build, jumps from a D to a B scale rating for both STR and DEX at +7 after infusing it with the refined gem, I don't know if it scales any higher, but jumping from D to B at only +7 is pretty impressive. MAGNUS WAKER. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. OP fashion souls. It's not even the best ultra greatsword. ". jcrest87 4 years ago #1. when you roll away from their attack, use the roll-R1, it's very quick (occasionally only as its super easy to parry). I heard it scales B/B refined, are there any other greatswords that scale well for a quality build? A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 3. 3 years ago. As a pure strength weapon it's not great. A fire infusion also works well on it for the early game. I haven't picked it up since the beginning of the game though, and I heard they have received a buff since then. If you want a strength weapon (IE something that scales well with strength!) At least never admit to doing so.. Press J to jump to the feed. Interesting, I have the claymore and it seemed to have almost as slow of a move set as the zwei, but worse damage. On my poise build, I carry mine with crows quills and witches locks for quickstep and rolling spammers, respectively. It's FANTASTIC In PvP, well at least I have a lot of fun with it, pancaking people, stabbin em, crushin em, slashin em, it's AWESOME, I love it, my personal favourite ultra-greatsword, I mean SURE it's damage is a little lower than the rest, but it looks so badass, and I can pancake people! I'd like to know the answer too. A combination of pokes, heavy swings, overhead pancaking swings. I main this weapon, with + 45.81 poise armour I can infinitely hyper armour through any 2HR1 in the game except greathammers - granted, any UGS can do this with the right base poise, but I can also carry a caestus, an arbalest, and a whip to finish off those rolling pansies. Astora on the other hand is the oposite and reaches the best AR when sharp-infused with high dex investment and is as viable one-handed as it is two-handed. User Info: jcrest87. Apr 30, 2014 @ 1:58pm Good for the visions of a giant father of a man Last edited by MAGNUS WAKER; Apr 30, 2014 @ 1:58pm #2. bogpad. User Info: jcrest87. I love the Zweihander with a Heavy Infusion, eventually gives it an A scaling. Well, you can use it 2 ways. The Zweihander is an Ultra Greatsword, I think a Greatsword might be a better fit for you, it's basically a middle between the light faster straight sword and the gigantic, heavy UGS. I have the claymore infused with fire and it is doing pretty good damage. I was curious how the zweihander is this time around, and if great swords actually got a good buff in 1.04. It has the same move set from DS1. manage your stamina - zwei is quite greedy. At higher levels you might be better off using other UGSs, unless you really like its moveset. edit: but that's not really what you asked. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. If you cannot, then you need to git gud moar! Don't stress too much about rogue level placement. A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 3. One thing - damage is not all. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, Invader, Monster Hunter and professional BellBro. The Zweihander is probably the best UGS for a quality build, jumps from a D to a B scale rating for both STR and DEX at +7 after infusing it with the refined gem, I don't know if it scales any higher, but jumping from D to B at only +7 is pretty impressive. look elsewhere. Piszczel. Since weapons in this game are mostly hand jerks to past games I think it's safe to say it's among the best, unfortunately. I promised myself I wouldn't use Katanas again this time around, and also am not interested in straight swords.. It can be buffed and infused. I was just wondering if the weapon the zweihander was any good < > Showing 1-11 of 11 comments . How good is the Zweihander and how do you git gud at using it? While it does not have any special abilities or innate elemental damage, dealing only average damage and having seemingly average scaling at first, this weapon is very light for its class and features one … Zweihander is heavily intended for two-handed gameplay. It was my spirit animal in Dark Souls 1. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Due to the fact ds3 absolutly lacks options otherwise, because it's so simple it's shit. When two handing, try L2, R1, R2. 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