Balder has better scaling I believe, and a sweet moveset. Baldur is E A, while Uchi is just A Baldur at +15 does 200, Uchi does 225. id go with the bss, that r2 one handed attack gets me a lot of times, … Location: NYC. if you go dex/int hybrid just go +15 with a 40 dex 32 int for the full power of balder side sword and the crystal magic weapon buff also to hit hard with the tin crystalization catalyst. I wanna start a 100% run today, I was planning on either getting a normal+15 Uchigatana or a Balder Side Sword, so I can use it together with Crystal magic weapon. You're better off focusing on one type of damage. RANT. Finally, i've heard great things about the great scythe, but idk when/where to get it or if it's worth it or … Balder Side sword gets 7 damage per dex stat until level 21. I want a balder side sword but i haven't been able to get one yet. 7779. 5.0 Wielder pulls back, then lunges forward with a thrust attack. Uchi has a very long-reaching R2 when you 1hand it. Honorary Rhogar. Lordvessel. It’s less glamorous than the Zweihander, doesn’t have as good a range, and isn’t nearly as flashy. im trying to decide which i want to focus on upgrading. Sat Jan 21, 2012 1:21 pm . Baldur's thrust appears to get a leo ring buff though. It's 2handed R2 relies abit more on luck to get a hit in. Balder Side Sword or Uchigatana Hello. Cathode_Again 9 years ago #8. User Info: cronotis. HolyPK9 "You are free to sever the chains of fate that bind you" Forum Guidelines- Have a peek. and stunlock with Balder side sword? Joined: Tue Jan 17, 2012 6:00 am. 0. But the damage scaling is still really good. I'd like a +15 balder side sword and a +15 uchigatana. Uchi is really good, and the 1hR1 is fantastic, but the 1hR2 is really slow and gets me killed often. The swag sword has the superior moveset IMO, but losing out on the bleed kind of sucks. Hopefully he's not talking about that garbage Balder … User Info: Cathode_Again. If you go full int just go enchanted to have a solid melee weapon when the spells dont work or the enemy gets too close. Lordvessel. 10 Balder Side Sword. Andoresu84. Honorary Rhogar #20. Known for its brisk slashing motions." Not only does two-handing make the Black Knight Sword stronger, its swings become significantly faster, making the … One of the best Dexterity weapons in the game that can be attained early on, the Balder Side Sword is a safe choice for anyone who wishes to mow down enemies with ease. The damage split (200 magic damage and 200 physical damage doesn't equal 400 damage to enemy) will hurt you in the long run. cronotis 6 years ago … So 40 dex, or about 21 dex and invest in your stats like vit. Posts: 7779. I considered painting guardian sword but its too damn short. RANT. really? It's been a while since I've used the Iaito but both of it's R2's thrust you … The Balder Side Sword is an exceptional straight sword, and ideal for dexterity-focused builds. "The only thing I fear are Pendejos, for they are many". i am almost at anor londo, and i have the uchi at +10 and balder at +5. 1 year ago. Souls: 431.50 .