All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries. A community dedicated to Dark Souls 2, game released for PC, PlayStation 3 and 4, Xbox 360 and One. Cookies help us deliver our Services. And it has a longer range (at least I think it does). Press J to jump to the feed. DS 3 I really liked and played it mostly for it's straight forward co-op and pvp. Ran through Forest of Fallen Giants for the 6 Titanite Shards and Large Titanite Shard. Make sure you have high stamina and go for the tri hit combo "down, up, down" attack. Build Name: Zwei hander build; Build Level: 120-135; Build Focus: PvP; Build Main Stats: Faith; Link to Dark Souls Calculator: Add link here. Now there are quite a few more ultra greatswords that are better. Sadly the swag sword isn't in this game. Defeated Last Giant and Pursuer, grabbed 2 Large Titanite Shards in Lost Bastille. Would like a straight sword that has the most similar movement / speed / damage that's comparable. Its SO COOL! It's a Zwienhander! I was just wondering if the weapon the zweihander was any good. Zweihander is a Weapon in Dark Souls and Dark Souls Remastered. The zweihander is easily one of the best swords in the game if you use it correctly. Upgraded to +8, killed Najka + Congregation (received slab). I will do anything to get the bass cannon. While Konar is getting a lot of mileage out of the Heide Knight Sword +10, he just doesn't feel right unless he's using his Zwei. Apr 30, 2014 @ 2:15pm The zweihander is easily one of the best swords in the game if you use it correctly. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Picked up remaining Titanite Chunks in Brightstone Cove and got the Zwei to +10 after killing only 8 bosses. I try to get McDuff up and running before I reach 100K SM. I've used the greatsword on 3 charicters and I'm really bored of it. at least it's good for me getting my message ranked up. No matter how hard I try I simply cannot get into any of the others, they just don’t do it for me the way this game does. One of the gigantic straight greatswords. I put one in front of it, and it keeps gettin rated every time I play. Grabbed 3 Large Titanite Shards and the Titanite Chunk in Harvest Valley (as well as the fragrant branches). All rights reserved. Nucloid. It's not even the best ultra greatsword. Not really. As the name suggests, the Zweihander is held with two hands, but its wielder must still be inhumanly strong." DS 2 was like the black sheep which I never got into. The easiest way to get it super early is play dark souls 1 instead. The Zwei is my favorite weapon. Unfortunately the Zweihander is really outclassed by regular Greatsword, Claymore, and Mirrah Greatsword. This is a player-created Build for Dark Souls. It doesn't deal quite as much damage as the strong attacks of other Ultra weapons, but deals immense poise damage, and is much faster to swing (the other weapons require a \"charge up\"). Rush heide's tower, get licia to move the majula door then rush the keep, not very easy at a low SL, but it's all that I can think of. There's a faster way to +10 your weapon but it requires 2 ascetics, and you still need to kill 6 bosses. What's a good complimentary weapon to the Zweihander? However, I simply don’t enjoy any of the other souls games. With an off-hand caestus it's pretty rad. I do this all the time now. Normal enemies will be immediately smashed into the ground, and almost all bigger enemies will be interrupted. Once I actually farm enough chunks to level it to +10 it'll be his main weapon. I just recently did this. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. "It is this great weight that sends foes flying when hit solidly." Good for the visions of a giant father of a man. Skeleton Lords > Covetous Demon > Mytha > Zweihander. By the time I got the Zwei from either Iron Keep or Tesldora my greatsword was: *improved by a large margin making it statisically better than the Zwei. Otherwise its only available once you get to iron keep which is decently far in, but other people have already explained that one. As the name suggests, the Zweihander is held with two hands, but its weight is such that even wielding it in this manner requires strength worthy of the blade. Run to Tseldora and farm the spiders for one. I have the prepare to die edition of Dark Souls 1 so I played it mostly as a single player. I would absolutely love Dark Souls 2: 2. Went to Shaded Woods and grabbed 2 Titanite Chunks. It's like a challenge run for people that suck. Zweihander is a weapon in Dark Souls 2.. An ultra greatsword, the heaviest of weapons. There are two ways to get it, Iron Keep chest (easy) and Tseldora spiders (moderately easy farming). That's the thing though. The regular Greatsword has the Tri-hit combo in its 2 handed mode, which IMO is better due to the extra damage inflicted. Cheesed Dragonrider and talked to Licia. Followed by HKS and maybe the Blacksteel Katana for samurai mode. #5. It's not really as good as it was in Dark Souls when there were no other weapons with the same moveset.