Does holding two swords give you 80 magic def. Big tip Infuze with Magic if your INT is above 50. Moonlight Greatsword is a weapon in Dark Souls 2. Moonlight Greatsword: Inherit Benhart of Jugo's equipment: This is one of the more annoying trophies in the game. So pretty nice. What you have to do for this trophy is summon Benhart for at least 3 boss fights and have him survive at least 3 of them. While power stance-ing with the MoonLight GreatSword in the left hand, the weapon will not perform the projectile attack. it should come of after about two. Above 40 Intelligence, each point of Intelligence adds about 2 damage with a fully upgraded Moonlight Greatsword. **TO CUT OFF HIS TAIL: You must hit near the tip of his "MAIN" tail. This useful ability, however, cannot be used too often, as each swing reduces the durability of the weapon by 20 or 40 points, depending on if you are wielding it one or two handed. Not sure why I fought seath like 10 times to get this. if you have any questions, i'll be here to answer them. By far my favorite weapon in the game but the R2/RT attacks break the sword really fast so make sure to have repair powder. especially their origin.kusanagi has been found in the tail of yamata no orochi, Same as moonlight sword that discovered from seat the scaleless's tail. The blade of this greatsword shines like the brilliant rays of the moon. Infusing this sword with Faintstone will lower the base damage, however, upon +5 it'll receive S scaling instead of A, recommended for Int 50+ builds, works best with Int 99. **BE AWARE: If you summon a friend, both of you may see his tail on opposite ends. Durability: The weapon's HP, when the durability hits 0, the effectiveness of its attacks become weakened to the point of almost uselessness. I have 99 intel but if I enchant it to have S rank scalling it lose some damage... the only thing that i dislike from the DS2 version is that the blade is to thick, This***** is too op, it's excellent for sorcerer and very bad for ennemies. This is garbage. releasing power stance restores this attack. The R2 projectile attack's damage is based off of the magic damage the sword does, when imbued to Enchanted does 0 damage, due to the sword now only deals physical damage, Power stance heavy attack does not shoot projectiles. But I lowered strength and dex to use this weapon. I think it is cool that they made a fake of this. The moonlight sword has been found in almost every single From Software game, all the way back to the first King's Field game. You can see the Stats page for detailed explanations on what they do. To be fair, you have to have a very high IQ to use the Moonlight Greatsword. Scaling quality is from highest to lowest as follows: S/A/B/C/D/E. Parameter Bonus: Strength, Dexterity,Magic, Fire, Lightning and Dark bonuses - The scaling multiplier applied to the [Attack: stat]. For Dark Souls II on the PlayStation 3, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Getting the most out of the Moonlight Greatsword? One of few ultra greatswords. I’m seriously curious to see how Fromsoftware’s gonna make this thing look and act in Elden Ring... I’m also excited for the lore behind it cuz I’m a big f*cking nerd for some good lore. This does not resemble demons soul's large sword of moonlight. you may wield. The Intelligence damage scaling has greatly reduced effectiveness past 40 Intelligence. I would've imagined it would require more int and less dex. One-handed R2 is a horizontal laserpowered butterfly beam with a vertical follow-up ground smash (devastating in PvP) uses 10 durability, Two-handed R2's are a vertical laserpowered butterfly beam (with even flashier particle effects) and a horizontal follow-up. Someone should add this to the article. Weight: How much the item weights when equipped. Hit the HOST world tail, not the summon. GG? The higher the player's [Str, Dex, Mag, Fire, Light] stat, the higher the [Attack Bonus: Stat] is (found on the player status screen). how can something like a weapon made from seaths tail be in hands of such lout and his ancestors LMAO oh god i guess chosen undead is hes grand grand grand father.if only he could just be so grossly incandescent, For an int/faith 40/40 build, how would dark & lightning infusions AR fair against magic infused with something like 70 int? (horse noises), Contributions to Fextralife Wikis are licensed under a, Player must cut the middle tail off, you must hit the end of the tail for the tail to come off. I used a zwei + 10 buffed with lightning resin while tripping on power within. Man i removed 4k of his hp to manage to cut his tail off and i was with a crystallized halberd and gold pine resin, ***FOR SORCERERS***For too long I have tirelessly worked to try and get a good blade to cut his tail off, since we can only lock on to the center of enemies and blind shooting didn't seem like a good idea.After getting a longsword to +5 enchanted, trying to cut the tail off and failing miserably (could deal 300 dmg max) (also couldn't use the lighting resin on it because it was enchanted), I, out of frustration in a gush of creative wisdom tried to land a Soul Spear without locking on, just aiming for the general direction of his tail. I did 4700 damage to his tail with power within + great combustion and got nothing. The blade of this greatsword shines like the brilliant rays of the moon. Can you sever the tail in the first encounter, don't want to die for nothing. This sword, one of the rare dragon weapons, came from the tail of Seath the Scaleless, the pale white dragon who betrayed his own. Still remember when this beast could be buffed with crystal magic weapon in vanilla game. Run over and stand by the crystal you need to destroy in order to damage him at the start of the fight, and wait for him to shuffle over and do a breath attack. :), Ahhh, you were at my side all along. am i the only one who thinks the the best weapon(or at least the funnest to use)? This build focuses on both spells and melee. It is called by most players with an acronym: MLGS (MoonLight GreatSword). This sword does absolutely nothing for me. This resulting bonus damage is added to the base physical damage of the weapon and is shown in the equipment screen in blue numbers as a "+ X". In the oldest legends, rarely spoken of today, it is said that the sword was born of a great white being. Damn, if hit hard. Shields with 100% magic damage reduction can counter this sword completely since it deals pure magic damage (except the case if it's Enchanted but projectile deals no damage). Infusing this weapon on the enchanted path gives it remarkable physical damage reduction while blocking, on par with even medium and some great shields though it will convert all magical damage to physical. Links only please, no embeds, no PvP videos. Got it. ". His MAIN tail is the longest one. I've just tested it in my game, and I have enough stats to power stance both weapons - but the move set with the MoonLight GreatSword and the BlueMoon GreatSword is exactly identical to the move set of the MoonLight GreatSword and the GreatSword. Attack Type: Defines what kind of swing set the weapon has. DO NOT POP IT! When imbued to Enchanted, this weapon gains 93 physical reduction when blocking, making this weapon a great candidate for people who do not use shields. For example you can summon him for 4 boss fights and have him only survive 3 and you can still get this trophy. In the oldest legends, rarely spoken of today, it is said that the sword was born of a great white being. I'm SL80 ish with 11 in intelligence. This particular instance physically resembles the Demons Souls version of the sword, although there are references to Seath from the original Dark Souls as the originator of this particular sword. Hey I can’t use the Moonlight greatsword with the Great magic weapon, Contributions to Fextralife Wikis are licensed under a. Parameter Bonus: Strength, Dexterity,Magic, Fire, Lightning and Dark bonuses - The scaling multiplier applied to the [Attack: stat]. ", Dragon Upgrades may be performed by any Blacksmith, as long as you have the required materials.Dragon Reinforcement Scales 136% for Intelligence to increase your AR.To reach max, you need: 50,000 souls and 10 Dragon Scales, gr8 weapon, about 500 ATK as a Mage with 50 Int& feels lighter & faster than normal greatswords, personally, i thought kusanagi is pretty similar to moonlight greatsword. Bluemoon Greatsword is a weapon in Dark Souls 2. This needs a correction. Especially for DLCs. boost, or still just the 40? Please see the Upgrades page for details on Upgrade paths, ore and blacksmiths. Pure magic damage, useful moveset and fairly low stat requirements make moonlight greatsword one of the more popular PvP weapons. the weapon itself is worth your $50,000 and 10 dragon scales( escpecialy if you're going for an int build). I love this weapon to bad I’m a strength person. The Blade of this greatsword shines like the brilliant rays of the moon. Perhaps there has been some mistake... Acquired From: Inherited from Benhart of Jugo. You can abuse this by getting him to destroy it himself while standing as close to him as possible, then circle around and get some free hits on the middle tail. thank for 4 listening 2 the youngest (12 year old) dark souls veteran in the world!