Would you like to react to this message? if youre going for sl l120 go witht the machete, its awesome. 1 . I'm thinking about creating my main wep for my character and he is a STR build. thats a quick easy way to ruin builds. The Zweihander moveset is better it has thrust and longer range. I've tried that great club/slb combo...holy *** its awesome!! Press J to jump to the feed. Demon Great machete vs zweihander. Joined: Thu Jan 19, 2012 6:00 am. Cookies help us deliver our Services. The only weapon that is worth upgrading to the max at 15+ is the Demon Greataxe. Commander #1. The demon's great machete has more damage than the zwei, but has much higher stat requirements, Well I'm at 32 so another 8 levels in strength isn't gonna bother me considering vit and endurance are both at 30. Anything related to Dark Souls! Question. Obsessed. by Dj-B-Man-Jr on Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:36 am, by Dj-B-Man-Jr on Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:48 am, by Dj-B-Man-Jr on Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:56 am, by kiwi_commander on Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:08 pm, by kiwi_commander on Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:18 pm, by Dj-B-Man-Jr on Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:30 pm, by Dj-B-Man-Jr on Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:54 pm, by Dj-B-Man-Jr on Thu Feb 02, 2012 1:48 pm, by justwant2play on Thu Feb 02, 2012 6:41 pm, by sparkly-twinkly-lizard on Thu Feb 02, 2012 8:01 pm, by Forum Pirate on Thu Feb 02, 2012 8:45 pm, by Forum Pirate on Thu Feb 02, 2012 8:54 pm, by Forum Pirate on Thu Feb 02, 2012 9:38 pm. Assuming you have any interest in alternate upgrade paths, specifically Lightning and Chaos, Zwei is easily the best of the two. Current date/time is Sun Nov 29, 2020 5:24 am, MOTUC Great Unrest Weapons Pack Zoar eagle. I would personally go for the demon great machete. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XahQ5rLoOtg this is the proper way to uses a dragon bone fist, and isn't it the ONLY enchantable boss weapon? i'm almost done my strength build and have been two handing a +14 great machete and i'm loving it! demon great machete all the way!!!! Also I'm open to other weapon suggestions as well Edit:I also have the black knight sword on hand just not the dex to use it . Great Swords Man serpent great sword BKS Ultra-Great Swords Demon Great Machete BKGS Imo both the claymore (GS) and the Zweihander (UGS) are better options, even the greatsword is good but these weapons require both Str/Dex to deal full damage. I've never heard or used the demon machete though so yeah no harm in trying it out. back on topic though, imo its more about preference than straight damage or straight speed. I personally have a lot more fun stunning and pancaking with the Zwei, so that's the one I'd use. The Zweihander is an ultra greatsword in Dark Souls. I just can't decide which would be better! It’s quite heavy, and the strong attacks are a bit slow compared to the Zwei, but the running and jumping attacks can compensate for that. i'm always using the grass crest, but i have mask of child & cloranthy for maximum stamina regen! Commander. is it a str//fai build? This dismantling tool was not originally intended for use in battle. Thu Feb 02, 2012 1:36 am. 8 Zweihander. Demon Great Machete +15: (random drop off Capra Demons) Superior to the Zweihander in terms of damage, slightly shorter hitbox. It's normal swings are basically superior to the Zweihander as the range difference is small. However, i'm wondering if it'd be worth it to get my srength to 40 just to swing it in one hand, should i just leave my strength at 30 and go with the zwei? It has an "S" for strength at max. igf this is for pvp, the grant is not that good, youre better off with the great club and use slb. yeah its a str/faith build, my strength is at 30 too, so i should just leave it? if youre using the machete youre gonna need 40 end, that things eats at yor end like theres no tomorrow, i have 40 end, vit and use the ring of favor. This my first play through but I'm assuming the infusions for the gems works the same as ds3? Title pretty much says it all I'm at 32 strength and 12 dex I've been using the zweihander but I think I'm ready for a new weapon but I'm not opposed to continue using the zweihander she has been good to me so far. - Page 2. I think it scales with strength so it suits you. I plan on upgrading whichever wep to +5 Lightning. Dj-B-Man-Jr. 306. For the Dark Souls III variant, see Zweihander (Dark Souls III). my iaito is slower and shorter than the bss but i like it better so i'm better with it. the build i used on the latest post of the fight club is my machete build check it out and see, im optimizing it right now, im gonna have only 30 str. Souls: 0.00 . Demon Great Machete will remain the better one in terms of pure damage, but if the weight and moveset isn't to your liking, you won't lose that much damage if you stick with the Zwei instead. So, my decision has come down to either the Demon Great Machete or the Zweihander. Demon Great machete vs zweihander. The Dragon Greatsword, Black Knight Greatsword and Demon Great Machete are slower than the Greatsword and the Zweihander, though they don't appear to be much slower, it is more difficult to stunlock enemies with the first three. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Dj-B-Man-Jr. don't decide untill you've felt the moveset in combat though. For the Dark Souls II variant, see Zweihander (Dark Souls II). Title pretty much says it all I'm at 32 strength and 12 dex I've been using the zweihander but I think I'm ready for a new weapon but I'm not opposed to continue using the zweihander she has been good to me so far. However, i'm wondering if it'd be worth it to get my … by Dj-B-Man-Jr on Thu Feb 02, 2012 11:36 am. Lol alright, should i get my strength to 40 though? i'm almost done my strength build and have been two handing a +14 great machete and i'm loving it! i jus tested my +15 machete on the darkwraiths on ng, with 40 str two handing it the damage is 553 and with 30 str 539. your choice now. A community dedicated to Dark Souls I, game released for PC, PlayStation 3 and 4, Xbox 360/One, and Switch (Remastered). For Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition on the PC, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Zweihander or Demon Great Machete?!" i think i only used the machete twice, i was trying out the great club in the video. and if my opponent starts turtling...my lightning shotel fixes that.. str builds ftw. Zweihander is great because it crushes low poise enemies I upgraded mine to +5 RAW and it's great in late game. Skill: Sharpen Scrape the blade to sharpen and enable a cleaner cut. i'm on a faith hybrid are my favorite (in both games)so i've got a str/faith club user and a dex/faith iaito user. Reinforced with Titanite. 10/10 would recommend. Obsessed. Great Machete is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3. While the Claymore might be a great weapon in its own right, most people consider the Zweihander to be the superior greatsword for several reasons. my first character was my all around build so tested all the weapons until i decided which ones i really liked and made my builds around them.