Lorian, Elder Prince and Lothric, Younger Prince, Champion's Gravetender and Gravetender Greatwolf, https://darksouls.fandom.com/wiki/The_Nameless_King?oldid=330659, Both the Nameless King and the King of the Storm can't be parried, but can be poise-broken with successive attacks, which allows to perform a. Unlike the Abyss Watchers boss fight, it's smart to keep rolling in the battle against the Nameless King to avoid his next two attacks, which include a lightning spear and a charge. R NG+ Keep attacking the dragon in this manner until it is dead. Dalton Cooper is an editor for Game Rant who has been writing about video games professionally since 2011. [4] He is a former king. Covering the hottest movie and TV topics that fans want. Archdragon Peak Nameless King and King of the Storm Boss Fight - Dark Souls 3, The Nameless King of the Storm - Dark Souls 3 BLIND Part 50 - Let's Play Hard, King of the Storm and Nameless King DEX/INT build strategy. It will also attempt to stab and swipe at the player, so be ready to roll out of the way of those attacks. The Nameless King, alongside his Stormdrake known as the King of the Storm, is an optional boss in Dark Souls III. User Info: XerusSqually. Again, he is one of the tougher bosses in Dark Souls III, so go in expecting a stiff challenge. The dragon will sometimes spit fire, so roll through the flames and start attacking it from the other side of its head when it does this. To dodge this attack, roll right after the screen flashes, and that should be sufficient enough. The other being when the player stays under t… Dark Souls III is available now for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Location Motoi Sakuraba - Nameless King (Full) (Dark Souls III Complete Original Soundtrack). He then proceeds to attack the player through either swipes and slams from his spear. 4,582 (King of Storm)7,108 (Nameless King) One of the toughest (and most memorable) boss fights in Dark Souls III is the fight against the Nameless King, and luckily for anyone having troubles defeating him, we've got a few tips and tricks to share. Landing two fully charged heavy attacks to his head will stagger him an… At this stage, the Nameless King's attacks become a little more complicated. Really the key to this phase of the battle, as it is with Dark Souls 3's first boss fight and many other boss fights in the game, is patience. Which on later a play through, can nearly one hit the player in several instances. He then proceeds to attack the player through either swipes and slams from his spear. After about a quarter of the dragon's health is gone, the beast will take flight. Usually catching an unprepared fighter off guard as they roll too early and are struck for heavy damage. The Nameless King calling down lightning upon the Unkindled. Use this guide to learn how to defeat him. In the first phase of the Nameless King boss fight, the goal is to kill the his dragon, known by the intimidating title of "The King of the Storm." The go-to source for comic book and superhero movie fans. - R Both have two qualifiers; one being that he touches down nearby the player and sprays a swatch of fire in their direction, to cover a large area. Along with a grab that can travel up to 20 units in the player's direction. The Nameless King was a dragon-slaying god of war[1] in the Age of the Gods and heir to lightning,[2] until he sacrificed everything to ally with the ancient dragons. 160,000 With the first phase of the boss fight complete, it's time to take the battle straight to the Nameless King himself. [1] He tamed a Stormdrake and formed a close bond with it,[3] leading it to countless battles. XerusSqually 4 years ago #9. All attacks should either be leveled at the mounts head, or the rider himself. 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It will probably take a few practice tries to learn the exact timing necessary to roll out of the way of his various wipes and stabs. A Sunlight Spear and standard charm were enough to accomplish this task on NG+1. Drops It is based on the same quick kill you can use on Dancer of the Boreal Valley that we’ve already described. Nameless King Tips and Tricks There is a rather simple tactic for the 2nd phase that almost feels like cheating. To deal damage to the dragon, stay close to its head and attack it as much as possible. He adds some more lightning-focused moves that are especially deadly, but can be dodged with the right timing. Phase 1-The fight begins with the Nameless King entering on his mount from the midway point of the arena. This can easily kill the player as it will stun them in the first hit, knocking them down and, hit them once again as they recover. Found in Archdragon Peak, summoned by ringing the bell of the Great Belfry. It takes care of the Storm King in seconds and even though nameless loves lightning, I can still get enough hits in to open him up for a visceral attack, then follow up with a charged r2. It is heavily implied that the Nameless King is the long-speculated firstborn child of Gwyn, Lord of Sunlight. Weaknesses, resistances, immunities One of the toughest and most memorable boss fights in all of Dark Souls 3 is the battle against the Nameless King. Several attacks are enough to stagger the mount long enough for a critical, or if one has sufficient int/faith. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. [3] However, it is not known which kingdom he was the king of. It consists of using a Greatshield with over 70 stability (100 Physical absorption and high lighting resistance). A spell can be used to possibly once shot the rider. The other being when the player stays under the mounts body and is reminiscent of the Ancient Dragons attack of flying straight up and flooding the area under him with a long burst of fire. Keep this pattern up until the Nameless King has his health bar reduced by half. NG+ As stated earlier, this is one of the toughest boss fights in the entire game, so as the franchise slogan states, be prepared to die.