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List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst  

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If you had to choose one, who would you say is your favorite boss from Dark Souls? There are definitely a lot of great boss battles in Dark Souls, so for this list we're going to rank every Dark Souls boss from best to worst. Remember the first time you saw the Gaping Dragon's true form in The Depths for the first time? What about grinding to kill Orenstein and Smough in Anor Londo? No matter who your favorite Dark Souls boss is, we want to hear from you.

What exactly makes for a good boss battle? You can rate these Dark Souls bosses in terms of challenge-level, creativity, and overall fun. Maybe you just think they look cool, or have unique abilities that you've never seen before. Whatever the reason, vote up your favorite boss battles from Dark Souls, including mini-bosses when applicable.

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Ornstein and Smough is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Ornstein and Smough

Anor Londo

2
Great Grey Wolf Sif is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Darkroot Garden

 

3
Gwyn Lord of Cinder is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Gwyn Lord of Cinder

Kiln of the First Flame

4
Bell Gargoyle is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Undead Parish

5
Crossbreed Priscilla is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Painted World of Ariamis

6
Chaos Witch Quelaag is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Blighttown

7
Nito is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Tomb of Giants

8
Capra Demon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Undead Burg

9
The Four Kings is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

New Londo Ruins

10
Iron Golem is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Sen's Fortress

11
Asylum Demon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Undead Asylum

12
Gaping Dragon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Depths

13
Gwyndolin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Anor Londo

14
Taurus Demon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Taurus Demon

Undead Burg

15
Seath the Scaleless is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Duke's Archive and the Crystal Cave

16
Stray Demon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Stray Demon

Northern Undead Asylum

17
Centipede Demon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Demon Ruins

18
Ceaseless Discharge is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Demon Ruins

19
Moonlight Butterfly is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Moonlight Butterfly

Darkroot Garden

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Demon Firesage is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Demon Ruins

21
Pinwheel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

The Catacombs

22
Bed of Chaos is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls

Lost Izalith