Black Knight
Black Knight
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NG hp.png HP poise.png Poise souls.png Souls
0 672 85.00 900
1 1,410 85.00 3,600
2 1,551 89.47 3,960
3 1,622 94.44 4,050
4 1,692 100.00 4,320
5 1,833 106.25 4,410
6 1,904 121.42 4,500
7 1,974 141.66 4,590
Physical Absorption
physical-def.png Standard 28%
strike-def.png Strike 24%
slash-def.png Slash 29%
thrust-def.png Thrust 29%
Elemental Absorption
magic-def.png Magic 6%
fire-def.png Fire 22%
lightning-def.png Lightning 18%
dark-def.png Dark -27%
Immunitities
bleed.png Bleed Susceptible
poison.png Poison Susceptible
frost.png Frost Susceptible

Lore

The knights served the First Lord Gwyn, and followed him into the flame upon its linking. They became ash, but still wander the realms to this day.

— Description of the Black Knight Set

Location

Road of Sacrifices

Smouldering Lake

Untended Graves

  • Greataxe knight along the right stairs past Champion Gundyr.
  • Greatsword knight wanders in a circle from the outside the entrance to dark Firelink Shrine to the stairs by Champion Gundyr and back.
  • Greataxe knight guards the Hornet Ring by the grave outside dark Firelink Shrine, where the Starved Hound and Ember is normally found.
  • Greatsword knight above dark Firelink Shrine, up a staircase that normally lead to an Ember but now leads to a soul item.

Item Drops

Moveset

Greatsword

  • Right-to-Left Combo: Right-to-left swing, followed by a left-to-right swing, then either a thrust followed by a left-to-right and finished by a slam or a slam followed by a left-to-right and finished by a thrust.
    • Can mixup the second swing or fourth swing with an early finish of a spinning slam, thrust, or sword drag into uppercut.
  • Thrust Combo: Thrusts their greatsword, followed by a left-to-right, either a right-to-left finished by a slam or another thrust finished by a spinning thrust.
    • Can mixup the second swing with an early finish of a spinning slam or thrust.
  • Slam Combo: Slams greatsword down, followed by a left-to-right swing, either another right-to-left swing or a thrust, and finished by either a spinning slam, thrust, or a sword drag into uppercut.
  • Delayed Thrust: A single delayed thrust with their greatsword.
  • Uppercut: Drags their greatsword along the ground into an uppercut.
  • Shield Bash: Bashes with their shield.
  • Backswing: Turns around with a left-to-right swing, followed by either a right-to-left swing finished by either a spinning thrust, slam, or sword drag into uppercut or a thrust finished by a spinning slam.
  • Running Slam: Runs a short distance and slams.
  • Running Thrust: Runs a short distance and thrusts.

Greataxe

  • Right-to-Left Combo: Swings axe right-to-left, then left-to-right, an upward swing, a downward swing, and finished by a downward swing.
    • Can mixup the third swing with an early finish of a slam.
  • Diagonal Combo: Swings axe upwards, then downwards, upwards again, downwards again, and finished by a slam.
    • Can mixup the third swing with an early finish of a slam.
  • Slam: Slams down with their greataxe.
  • Uppercut: Drags their greataxe along the ground into an uppercut.
  • Shield Bash: Bashes with their shield.
  • Backswing: Turns around and swings their greataxe horizontally, and finished by dragging their greataxe along the ground into an uppercut.
  • Jump Attack: Jumps and slams their greataxe down.
  • Running Slam: Runs a short distance and slams.

Notes

  • Not susceptible to either Alluring Skulls or Rapport.
  • Hostile to other enemies, excluding other Black Knights.

Gallery

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See Also

In Other Games

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