Moonlight Greatsword


Legendary dragon weapon associated with Seath the paledrake.

Charge strong attack to its limit to unleash moonlight wave.

Oceiros, the Consumed King, was infatuated with the search for moonlight, but in the end, it never revealed itself to him.

Skill: Moonlight Vortex
Draw sword back and thrust to unleash torrential moonlight.





  • Charged strong attacks will deal durability damage to the Moonlight Greatsword when used.
  • Based on the original King's Field trilogy incarnation.

See also

In other games


Boss reinforcement. Upgraded with Titanite Scale.

Level Damage Aux Effects Stat Bonuses Cost Souls
+0 69/130/0/0/0 0/0/0 E/-/C/- (13.00%/-/72.00%/-) - -
+1 80/152/0/0/0 0/0/0 E/-/C/- (14.04%/-/77.76%/-) 1 Titanite Scale 1100
+2 91/173/0/0/0 0/0/0 E/-/B/- (15.08%/-/83.52%/-) 2 Titanite Scale 1760
+3 103/195/0/0/0 0/0/0 E/-/B/- (16.12%/-/89.28%/-) 4 Titanite Scale 2420
+4 114/216/0/0/0 0/0/0 E/-/B/- (17.16%/-/95.04%/-) 8 Titanite Scale 3080
+5 126/238/0/0/0 0/0/0 E/-/B/- (18.20%/-/100.80%/-) 1 Titanite Slab 4400


The Damage stat dictates how much damage the weapon does. The Damage stats for a weapon are A / B / C / D / E:

Each weapon has one or more Physical damage types:

  • Standard
  • Strike
  • Slash
  • Thrust

Certain enemies are weak or strong against different damage types.
See the damage formula for further details.

Aux Effect:

The Aux Effect stat dictates how effective the weapon will be at causing the effect. The Aux Effect stats for a weapon are A / B / C:


Damage multiplier when performing a backstab or riposte. Value of 100 means no extra damage.

Spell Buff:

Damage multiplier applied to the base value of a Spell. This value scales depending on the primary stat of the Catalyst, i.e. a Catalyst with Intelligence scaling will have its Spell Buff rise as the player's Intelligence rises.

By default the value reflected in the infobox and the upgrades uses 60 Intelligence and/or Faith.

Stats Needed:

The Stats Needed determines how high various Stats must be in order to wield the weapon effectively. The stats required for a weapon are A / B / C / D:

Wielding a weapon without the required Strength and/or Dexterity will incur a penalty to the Physical damage of the weapon, while lower-than-required Intelligence and/or Faith will reduce the Magic/Fire/Lightning/Dark damage and Spell Buff.

Stat Bonuses:

The Stat Bonuses rating indicates the level of bonus damage you do with the weapon, based on the associated Stat. This rating can be S, A, B, C, D, or E (in order from most to least bonus for the associated skill). See Scaling for more information.

The Bonus Stats for a weapon are A/B/C/D:

Damage Reduction:

The Damage Reduction % of the weapon. It dictates how much damage the weapon mitigates while blocking. The Damage Reduction % stats for weapons are A / B / C / D / E :


Determines the amount of stamina expended to block an incoming attack. A higher stability also allows you to block stronger
attacks without breaking guard and reduces the amount of stamina depleted from blocking attacks.


The durability of the weapon.


The weight of the weapon. Note that carrying over 70% of your Equip Load will reduce the speed of your rolls, while going
over 100% will reduce your regular speed to walking and attempts to roll or backstep will leave you momentarily stunned.


Moonlight Greatsword
Moonlight Greatsword Image
General Aux Effects
Physical Damage Type Standard Bleed Effect 0
Sell Price / Soul Value 2000 Poison Damage 0
Can this equipment be buffed? No Frost Effect 0
Skill Moonlight Vortex Stability 40
Skill FP Cost 18 (-/-) Durability 75
Spell Buff N/A Weight 10.5
Range N/A Critical Damage 100
Damage Damage Reduction
Physical Damage 69 Physical Reduction 55
Magic Damage 130 Magic Reduction 60
Fire Damage 0 Fire Reduction 35
Lightning Damage 0 Lightning Reduction 35
Dark Damage 0 Dark Reduction 40
Requirements Bonuses
Strength Requirement 16 Strength Bonus E
Dexterity Requirement 11 Dexterity Bonus -
Intelligence Requirement 26 Intelligence Bonus C
Faith Requirement 0 Faith Bonus -
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