Video Game Characters 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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1
38 4
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
30 8
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
27 8
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
23 16
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
20 15
The Four Kings is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

New Londo Ruins

6
20 17
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
17 14
Crossbreed Priscilla is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Painted World of Ariamis

8
18 18
Gaping Dragon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Depths

9
12 13
Gwyndolin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
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Anor Londo

10
14 16
Nito is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Tomb of Giants

11
13 17
Seath the Scaleless is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Duke's Archive and the Crystal Cave

12
14 19
Asylum Demon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Undead Asylum

13
14 19
Capra Demon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Undead Burg

14
11 15
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
12 17
Iron Golem is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Sen's Fortress

16
8 17
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
8 19
Ceaseless Discharge is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
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Demon Ruins

18
8 20
Centipede Demon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Demon Ruins

19
7 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

20
8 24
Pinwheel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
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The Catacombs

21
4 20
Demon Firesage is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
Dark Souls -

Demon Ruins

22
3 31
Bed of Chaos is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of All Dark Souls Bosses Ranked Best to Worst
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Lost Izalith