The 11 Strongest Weapons In 'Elden Ring' That Will Give You The Edge

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We are ranking the best weapons in Elden Ring! As players are tasked to explore a vast dangerous world that is filled with some of the most soul crushingly difficult bosses in existence, a strong reliable weapon is absolutely necessary when venturing out in the world of Elden Ring. No matter what kind of top character class you start out with, finding the right weapon that suits your playstyle is crucial and can sometimes mean the difference between life and death. The top weapons in Elden Ring are the ones that not only deliver a lot of damage, but offer a unique weapon art that can give players an winning edge. Which Elden Ring weapon do you think is the best and strongest?     

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    Bloodhound's Fang Greatsword

    Bloodhound's Fang Greatsword
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    Players who are using a greatsword build will find the Bloodhound's Fang Greatsword to be one of the most useful weapons in the game due to the mobility in its special attack where players do a reverse somersault slash and a misty step charge attack. For any player who uses physical weapons will understand that mobility is crucial in a game like Elden Ring, so for a weapon to offer both power and mobility is absolutely important when facing against large waves of enemies or aggressive bosses. 

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    Moonveil Katana

    Moonveil Katana
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    One of the strongest katanas in the game, the Moonveil Katana is a weapon that specializes in slashing and the weapon contains a unique skills that allows players to draw the weapon at great speed for an instant slash attack and fires off a wave of light. The weapon is dropped from the Magma Wyrm boss battle in the Gael Tunnel, and is extremely powerful for its fast paced attacks and its passive bleed effect which is especially useful for players who are going for a bleed build. 

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    Sword of Night and Flame

    Sword of Night and Flame
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    The Sword of Night and Flame is a straight sword that has a special weapon art that allows players to cast a powerful magical beam with their thrust attack, and a powerful flame slash with their heavy attack. The weapon does require a lot of stats in order to wield it scaling with Strength, Dexterity, Intelligence, and Faith, however, the weapon proves itself to be extremely useful as the magical beam is great for long range attacks and the flame slash is extremely useful to deal with mobs of enemies.  

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    Godslayer's Greatsword

    Godslayer's Greatsword
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    The Godslayer's Greatsword is a colossal sword that is scaled primarily with Strength and Dexterity and is a great weapon for inflicting fire-based damage. The special skill is especially powerful due to its long range and its ability to be used continuously making it one of the most powerful weapons in the game. However, players do need to defeat the Godskin Apostle in the Divine Tower of Caelid in order to acquire this weapon, but players who are reliant on colossal swords will find it extremely useful. 

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    Godskin Peeler

    Godskin Peeler
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    The Godskin Peeler is an effective weapon that is super quick to use and deals a lot of damage to enemies within its radius. While it does takes some time to use the stronger attacks, it is worth the wait as the special attack is a black flame tornado which is super useful against crowds of enemies. In addition, the weapon is dropped from the Godskin Apostle boss fight, and while it is one of the more challenging weapons to get, players who are dedicated to getting it will be rewarded with one of the strongest weapons in the game.  

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    Uchigatana

    Uchigatana
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    Featured in Dark Souls and in Dark Souls 3, the Uchigatana makes its appearance in Elden Ring as the starting weapon for the Samurai class and is arguably one of the most reliable starting weapons in the game. The katana deals a fair amount of damage against bosses and enemies alike and offers a lot of flexibility when it is being upgraded. In addition, players who choose the samurai class can get an additional Uchigatana in the Deathtouched Catacombs, and by doing so, players can dual wield the katanas adding extra damage to all of their foes.