For, PvE, greatsword can be an amazingly good weapon, because of the many attributed mentioned above. Newbie. For pve it's good except for a few bosses that resist magic. Is it possible to make a viable Farron Greatsword build for PVE? Question. A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 3. 19. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, If you take the time to properly understand it. The damage is good, I've tried it. So I just made the Farron GS and I love it. It gets a great scaling in dex if you upgrade it, A to be exact. Newbie #1. Posts: 19. Farron has 100 ar less on a quality build vs the best UGS (a Heavy Greatsword at 670 ar two handed) . Farron Greatsword, how is it for PVP and PVE compared to others UGS ? A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 3. Wolf knight Greatsword or Farron's Greatsword for pve? The FGS is a solid choice for PvE. Sun May 01, 2016 1:15 am. Also I’ve heard that it’s “weapon art” is technically a parry, but since it’s bound to the Greatsword, does that mean you can parry with a greatshield? Best PVE weapons/builds are dex based imo. EDIT: Farron GS is meh for PVE. Sometimes you get lucky and can complete an L1 combo because of the unique hitboxes, but if the boss you're fighting really likes attacks with a vertical hitbox, you can only get away with one L1. Farron Greatsword, how is it for PVP and PVE. I wish i picked wolf greatsword but i … So I just made the Farron GS and I love it. The Farron Greatsword is an ultra Greatsword especially good for quality builds. Side questions: Is Lightning Arrow still good or was the nerf too hard (mostly for PvE, but I'd like to know PvP viability too)? It combines a Greatsword and a dagger and has a rather unique and pleasing move set as well. ChorizoBlanco. But regardless, it's good for PvE. 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. Lastly, the parry WA will use the dagger that comes with the sword and can only be performed if you 2-hand the waepon or have a WA-shield in your off-hand. Would you consider the Farron Greatsword to be good for PvE now after the buff? To be frank the stances are just not that good in pvp, (in pve the somersault is great at flattening enemies) if you play against a half decent player you will get a backstab. I use it for memes and PVE purposes, and against bosses with origins in the abyss. All the flips and combos, it just feels awesome to wield it. If you plan on PvPing with it, then you want to be careful with the L1-combo. I really like how it and the Undead Legion Set look like and i've been thinking of making a build around them but i've heard that Farron Greatsword has really bad AR by UGS standards (especially in the endgame) and its unique moveset deals even less damage than its standard attacks. TL;DR: The best UGS aren't great in PVE, so Farron isn't really good in PVE either. UGS in general aren't great for PVE. All the flips and combos, it just feels awesome to wield it. Btw, I plan on trying PvP in the future but right now it’s just PvE that I’m talking about. The wolf sword is good all around and has good poise and regular damage! Learning to play unlocked should help a lot here, though. It's just you have more control using other greatweapons since you don't break dance all over the place. Is the Farron Greatsword good? For pve the weapon is fantastic on a dex build, especially with another faster weapon you can switch between. But it's really good for weak crowded mobs eg: steps to Lorian and Lothric. But is it actually good? I noticed it as scaling of D and C for str and dex, respectively. Also is the parry time closer to a small or medium shield, I can’t seem to get my parries down even though I was really good in DS1. Most experienced PvP-players can and will parry the flip, and I´ve noticed that an increased number of players are willing and able to parry the 2nd L1 swipe already. While the flip attacks do solid damage, there is a large opening in between attacks. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Best PVE greatsword/ultra want some suggestions... < > Showing 16-30 of 49 comments . I find it a nice side piece to a rapier, not to mention it's moveset is quite nicely unpredictable. Lightning arrow is really good for PvE (damage to fp ratio is pretty good). Like it’s a joke to use it? 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. Farron has 100 ar less on a quality build vs the best UGS (a Heavy Greatsword at 670 ar two handed) . ChorizoBlanco. I’m not even that great with it but it’s incredibly deadly even in my mediocre hands :), New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Newbie. Damage is competitive with most quality weapons but with less stat investment, and bleed is really good in pve. So when you say it’s a meme, do you mean that it’s just not good? And how good is it in PvP? "is the farron greatsword good in pve?" I know it was always viable but how good is it now, especially on a quality build? farron is ez weapon for spacing I tried it, you can out space almost anyone, it like washing pool running R1 but more for spacing, and try to hit them with the dagger it punish anyone who tries to parry after attack(sometimes it will stagger them)and it good if hitting multi-enemy. The parry timing is exactly the same as a medium shield, so it’s one of the smallest time windows. So the only thing it has going for it is the L1s. The FGS is a solid choice for PvE. It's still a bad weapon in both pve and pvp and only good against lagging coopers/gankers. Newbie. And the Greatsword isn't really that great, so that speaks volumes for the Farron. Thanks for any tips. The parry weapon art is based off of a medium shield parry. For pve the weapon is fantastic on a dex build, especially with another faster weapon you can switch between. If you take the time to properly understand it then it’s arguably the best UGS in the game. So I guess Wolf Knight may be what you're looking for if you want a more traditional greatsword style moveset. I used it over the Farron Greatsword just cus it was faster. In pvp when the 1st L1 and second connects can leave your enemy with less than 1/4 HP ( depends on your build and their armor ). Its sweeping attacking are good for crowd control, and as you upgrade it to +5 it will have a scaling of C and A. I still need to test as well, but from what I can see it's always been exceptional for pve. Also, even though this is a Ultra Great Sword, since you only hold it with one hand you are always susceptible to parries. 228 Base with A Dex scaling. 1 . My Lothric Knight Greatsword begs to differ, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. At high SL, weapons like the Frayed Blade really start to shine once you're able to dump some excess points into Luck. It wasn't ever, nor is it now, exceptional in PVP. Thanks ! Fun, go with farron, good go with wolf. Is quality the most ideal or is 60 Dex better ? 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. Also, as much as I love it, it’s pretty hard to aim, even when locked on, although I’ve read it’s better if you don’t lock on. The L1 is great for closing gaps and attacking around enemies that abuse their shields. Press J to jump to the feed. As for the greatshield capability you would need to use a greatshield that allows you to use the weapon's WA. Joined: Sun May 01, 2016 12:10 am. 0. For PVE it’s pretty fun, PVP it’s only a meme but can still be scary in the hands of people who know how to use it.

Goodyear Assurance Outlast 225/65r17, Hrithik Meaning In Malayalam, Undertale Piano Sheet Music Book, Boston Pizza Lemoore Hours, Rooftop Bars In The City, Sims 4 Good Vampire Aspiration, 2020 Cadillac Ct6 Platinum Price, Undertale Piano Sheet Music Book, Goodyear Assurance Weatherready 235 55 R18 100v Sl Vsb, Four Pillars Of Prosperity,