The Astora Greatsword holds the title of lightest ultra greatsword in the game, which inherently gives its users more flexibility in allocating attributes and equipment choice. The only pro that I can see is that it is the lightest UGS. User Info: DesertRanger97. This list was updated to include all sixteen of the greatswords found in Dark Souls 3, while the original list only included the ten best. Astora, before its fall, was a land replete with royal blood, and this weapon is both a reminder and heirloom of that era. This greatsword, bestowed only upon elite knights, is a relic of the ruined land of Astora. Skill: Stance While in stance, use normal attack to break a foe's guard from below, and strong attack to slash upwards with a forward lunge. Use strong attack while charging to extend the length of the charge. We found it best to add every greatsword and rank them accordingly based on multiple different factors. Big Shaq. So what's the big deal about the Astora Greatsword? Astora Greatsword. The weapon has a high-striking power and very light, thus enhancing stamina and endurance. Astora is a mentioned location in Dark Souls and Dark Souls III. Keep in mind that it is an ugs so your swings are slow. It requires an Str/Dex of 16/18. A lot of people are praising this weapon but so far it is just a much weaker Zwei to me. Skill: Charge Hold sword at waist and charge at foe. Thrall Axe … User Info: Samurai_Shinjo. DesertRanger97 4 years ago #2. The greatsword class is one of the most iconic and popular choices among players, with high damage output, long range, and some striking designs. Chaos Astora Greatsword. A well-crafted sword named after the ruined land. Astora Greatsword (it is strong dark) Murky Handscythe Longsword Lothric Knight Sword Rapier Carthus Curved Sword Follower Sabre Hand Axe Thrall Axe 4-Pronged Plow Red Hilted Halberd Glaive Corvian Great Scythe Lets take a dark lothric knight sword for example Base str/dex, 30/30 int/fth 485 ar Base str/dex, 40/40 int/fth 499 ar How to get: Loot it off a corpse in the graveyard near the Cleansing Chapel in the Cathedral of the Deep area. Aug 11, 2017 @ 4:10am Heavy Greatsword 2 handed at 66 strength has 676 AR which is more than Fume Greatsword so it's pretty much the best ultra greatsword for strength builds. This greatsword performs best on running or rolling attacks. You can find this weapon during early game stages, at the graveyard near Cathedral). Samurai_Shinjo 4 years ago #1. Its thrust attack doesn't even knock enemies down like the Zwe's. #1. This weapon has a hyperarmor hence a medium armor is recommended. The Greatsword is fine for pve. Chaos Thrall Axe. The only strength weapons that can rival it are Dragonslayer Greataxe and Ledo's Hammer. Astora Straight Sword is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3. Designed for a focus on thrust attacks, this sword is hard and sharp, but not unusually heavy.