We are ranking the hardest Dark Souls 2 bosses of all time! While every single boss in Dark Souls 2 is challenging in their own way, some bosses are so unrelentingly difficult it has made the game earn a reputation for being one of the hardest games of all time. Featuring only the toughest, the most difficult, and the most infuriating boss encounters in Dark Souls 2, this list showcases mandatory bosses, optional bosses, and DLC bosses. No matter what kind of build you create, these bosses challenges players in ways they have never expected and will undoubtedly send them back to the closest bonfire.
Every boss on this list have earned their place for their vast damage dealing move set, multiple boss phases, and a unique arena where they can unleash their skills. In fact some of these bosses are notoriously well known in the community and are considered to be some of the hardest bosses in the entire Soulsborne series. Not only does every boss on this list has a name that strikes fear in the hearts of players, but their move sets forces players to adapt, and learn in ways they have never thought of. What are the hardest Dark Souls 2 boss have you faced numerous times?
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Fume KnightPhoto: Dark Souls II/FromSoftware
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Burnt Ivory KingPhoto: Dark Souls II/FromSoftware
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Sir AlonnePhoto: Dark Souls II/FromSoftware
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Blue Smelter DemonPhoto: Dark Souls II/FromSoftware
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DarklurkerPhoto: Dark Souls II/FromSoftware
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Lud & Zallen, the King's PetsPhoto: Dark Souls II/FromSoftware