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Rapier

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150
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45/10
   
30
Damage Type: Piercing
Requirements & Bonus
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Weapon Type Thrusting Swords
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Rapier is a Weapon in Demon Souls.


Small rapier. They are effect against metal armor etc, but hard to overpower shield holders, and easily parried. It's also can attack while holding a shield.  When used in the left hand, it's more effective with parrying than defending.

Acquisition/Where to Find

 

Notes and Tips:

  • +0 - Sharp
  • +3 - Quality, Mercury, Fatal
  • +6 - Crescent
  • +7 - Needle of Eternal Agony



Moveset and Videos:

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Rapier Upgrade Table

Comparison

Standard

Quality

Sharp

Mercury

Fatal

Crescent

Demon Soul

 This table shows a comparison of maximum upgrade paths. Click on the tabs to see individual upgrade paths.

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png AUX Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Quality Rapier +5 131 0 0   C C - - 5   4 1  
Sharp Rapier +5 113 0 0   E S - - 5   4 1  
Mercury Rapier +5 122 0 0 Poison 360 E C - - 5   4 1  
Fatal Rapier +5 84 0 0 Critical 100 E A - - 5   4 1  
Crescent Rapier +5 99 105 0   - - A - 5   4 1  
Demon's Soul                          
Needle of Eternal Agony 10 50 0   - - - -         Rapier +7
Mixed Demon's Soul

Standard Upgrades

Upgraded using Sharpstone / Hardstone it increases the weapons default scaling.

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Strength Bonus Dexterity Bonus Intelligence Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Rapier +0 75 0 0 E D - -          
Rapier +1 83 0 0 E D - - 2        
Rapier +2 90 0 0 E D - - 3        
Rapier +3 98 0 0 E D - - 5        
Rapier +4 105 0 0 D D - - 5 1      
Rapier +5 113 0 0 D D - - 5 2      
Rapier +6 120 0 0 D D - - 5 4      
Rapier +7 128 0 0 D C - - 5 4 1    
Rapier +8 135 0 0 D C - - 5 4 2    
Rapier +9 143 0 0 D C - - 5 4 4    
Rapier +10 150 0 0 D C - - 5 4 4 1  

Quality Upgrades

Moderate damage bonus from Strength and Dexterity. Requires Rapier +3 and Clearstone.

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Quality Rapier +1  86 0 0 D D - - 2        
Quality Rapier +2  98 0 0 D D - - 3        
Quality Rapier +3  109 0 0 C C - - 5   1    
Quality Rapier +4  120 0 0 C C - - 5   2    
Quality Rapier +5  131 0 0 C C - - 5   4 1  

Crushing Upgrades

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Strength Bonus Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Crushing Rapier +1 83                      
Crushing Rapier +2 90                      
Crushing Rapier +3 98                      
Crushing Rapier +4 105                      
Crushing Rapier +5 113                      

Sharp Upgrades

Damage bonus is heavily modified by dexterity. Requires Rapier +0 and Bladestone.

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Strength Bonus Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Sharp Rapier +1 83 0 0 E C - - 2        
Sharp Rapier +2 90 0 0 E C - - 3        
Sharp Rapier +3 98 0 0 E A - - 5   1    
Sharp Rapier +4 105 0 0 E A - - 5   2    
Sharp Rapier +5 113 0 0 E S - - 5   4 1  

Dragon Upgrades 

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Dragon Rapier +1                        
Dragon Rapier +2                        
Dragon Rapier +3                        
Dragon Rapier +4                        
Dragon Rapier +5                        

Tearing Upgrades 

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Tearing Rapier +1                        
Tearing Rapier +2                        
Tearing Rapier +3                        
Tearing Rapier +4                        
Tearing Rapier +5                        

Mercury Upgrades

Poison special effect. Requires Rapier +3 and Mercurystone.

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Mercury Rapier +1 84 0 0 120 E D - - 2        
Mercury Rapier +2 94 0 0 180 E D - - 3        
Mercury Rapier +3 103 0 0 240 E C - - 5   1    
Mercury Rapier +4 113 0 0 300 E C - - 5   2    
Mercury Rapier +5 122 0 0 360 E C - - 5   4 1  

Fatal Upgrades

Bonus to backstab and riposte damage. Requires Rapier +3 and Marrowstone (Pulpstone).

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Fatal Rapier +1 77 0 0 60 E D - - 2        
Fatal Rapier +2 79 0 0 70 E D - - 3        
Fatal Rapier +3 81 0 0 80 E C - - 5   1    
Fatal Rapier +4 83 0 0 90 E C - - 5   2    
Fatal Rapier +5 84 0 0 100 E A - - 5   4 1  

Moon Upgrades

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Moon Rapier +1                        
Moon Rapier +2                        
Moon Rapier +3                        
Moon Rapier +4                        
Moon Rapier +5                        

Crescent Upgrades

Magic damage added; primarily modified by Magic stat. Minor MP regen. Requires Rapier +6 and Darkmoonstone.

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Crescent Rapier +1 59 73 0 - - A - 2        
Crescent Rapier +2 69 80 0 - - A - 3        
Crescent Rapier +3 79 88 0 - - A - 5   1    
Crescent Rapier +4 89 96 0 - - A - 5   2    
Crescent Rapier +5 99 105 0 - - A - 5   4 1  

Blessed Upgrades

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Blessed Rapier +1                        
Blessed Rapier +2                        
Blessed Rapier +3                        
Blessed Rapier +4                        
Blessed Rapier +5                        

Sticky Upgrades

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Sticky Rapier +1                        
Sticky Rapier +2                        
Sticky Rapier +3                        
Sticky Rapier +4                        
Sticky Rapier +5                        

Dark Upgrades

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Dark Rapier +1                        
Dark Rapier +2                        
Dark Rapier +3                        
Dark Rapier +4                        
Dark Rapier +5                        

Demon Souls

 

Damage

Stat Bonus

Requirements

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard L Shard Chunk Pure Special
Needle of Eternal Agony 10 50 0 - - - -         Rapier +7
Mixed Demon's Soul



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