- As a hostile NPC. To the left-hand side of the entrance to Firelink Shrine.
- As a summonable phantom. His summon sign is outside of the boss room of Vordt of the Boreal Valley.
- He can be summoned against the Dancer of the Boreal Valley, just as long as Vordt has not already been killed. (Killing Emma allows you to face the Dancer before Vordt.)
- As a summonable phantom. His sign is outside of the boss room of Champion Gundyr.
His summon sign will only appear once he has been defeated at Firelink Shrine.
Uses the Uchigatana's two-handed moveset, including its weapon art.
Uses the Chaos Blade's two-handed moveset when he is a white phantom.
- While in the Uchigatana's weapon art stance, this enemy can parry and riposte you.
- Will not follow you into Firelink Shrine, and can be eliminated safely from a distance this way.