Halberd

Crescent Axe

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115 icon_weight.png 0
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0
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200
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0
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7.0
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0 55
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0
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10
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Requirements & Bonus
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16 12 - -
D E - -
Weapon Type Polearm
Buffable Yes
Damage Type normal_50pxNormal

 Crescent Axe is a Large Axe Weapon in Demon's Souls and Demon's Souls RemakeLarge Axes are heavy weapons which require the wielder to have high Strength. They are bigger than the average Axe and have more concentrated attack. Attack from a large axe are often unblockable, but leaves players open to any incoming attacks from hostile characters.

 

A long Handled large Axe with a crescent blade. The weapon of the fat ministers who show faint smiles.

With quite a bit of weight, it shows the unbelievable power of the ministers who wield them.

Crescent Axe Location: Where to Find Crescent Axe

 

Crescent Axe Notes & Tips

Crescent Axe Moveset

Attack Type Effect
One-handed R1  Downward Slash
One-handed R2  Downward Slam
Two-handed R1  Cross Slash
Two-handed R2  Downward Slam
Running/Backstep attack Running Slash/ Backstep Slash 
Rolling attack Roll and Side Slash 
Push  Push and Slash
One-handed L1  Downward Slash
One-handed L2  Upward Slash

 

 

 

 

Upgrade Tables

Comparison
Standard
Crushing
Quality
Dragon
Moon
Blessed
Boss Soul

 A comparison of all upgrade paths at their max level. Navigate the tabs above for more detail on specific paths.
 

Damage

Scaling

Ingredient Total

Path icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus magic-demonssouls_25px Faith Bonus Shard Large Chunk Pure Method
Standard+10 230 - - C D - - 27 18 9 1 Hardstone
Crushing+5 173 - - S - - - 15 - 6 1 Crescent Axe (base)
Greystone
Quality+5 201 - - C C - - 15 - 6 1 Crescent Axe+3
Clearstone
Dragon+5 216 - 216 - - - - 15 - 6 1 Crescent Axe+3
Dragonstone
Moon+5 173 193 - E E C - 15 - 6 1 Crescent Axe+6
Moonlightstone
Blessed+5 171 163 - E E - A 15 - 6 1 Crescent Axe+6
Faintstone
Boss Soul 340 - - - - - - - - - - Crescent Axe+6
Gray Demon Soul

Standard Upgrades

Normal damage modifiers.
Requires: Hardstone

 

Damage

Scaling

Ingredients

Stage icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Strength Bonus Dexterity Bonus Intelligence Bonus Faith Bonus Shard Large Chunk Pure
Base 115 - D E - - - - -
+1 127 - D E - 4 - - -
+2 138 - D E - 6 - - -
+3 150 - D E - 8 - - -
+4 161 - D E - 8 2 - -
+5 173 - D E - 8 4 - -
+6 184 - D E - 8 6 - -
+7 196 - C D - 8 6 2 -
+8 207 - C D - 8 6 4 -
+9 219 - C D - 8 6 6 -
+10 230 - C D - 8 6 6 1

Crushing Upgrades

Extreme stat bonus from Strength - and only from Strength.
Requires: Crescent Axe (base) & Greystone.

 

Damage

Scaling

Ingredients

Stage icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Strength Bonus Dexterity Bonus magic-demonssouls_25px Faith Bonus Shard Chunk Pure
+1 127 - C - 4 - -
+2 138 - C - 6 - -
+3 150 - B - 8 2 -
+4 161 - B - 8 4 -
+5 173 - S - 8 6 1

Quality Upgrades

Equalizes stat bonuses from Strength and Dexterity.
Requires: Crescent Axe+3 & Clearstone.

 

Damage

Scaling

Ingredients

Stage icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus magic-demonssouls_25px Faith Bonus Shard Chunk Pure
+1 132 - D D - 4 - -
+2 150 - D D - 6 - -
+3 167 - C C - 8 2 -
+4 184 - C C - 8 4 -
+5 201 - C C - 8 6 1

Dragon Upgrades

Fire damage added, but no stat bonuses.
Requires: Crescent Axe+3 & Dragonstone.

 

Damage

Scaling

Ingredients

Stage icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus magic-demonssouls_25px Faith Bonus Shard Chunk Pure
+1 131 - 131 - 4 - -
+2 151 - 151 - 6 - -
+3 171 - 171 - 8 2 -
+4 192 - 192 - 8 4 -
+5 216 - 216 - 8 6 1

Moon Upgrades

Magic damage and Magic stat bonus added. Lessened stat bonuses from Strength and Dexterity
Requires: Crescent Axe+6 & Moonlightstone.

 

Damage

Scaling

Ingredients

Stage icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard Chunk Pure
+1 90 134 - E E C - 4 - -
+2 110 146 - E E C - 6 - -
+3 131 161 - E E C - 8 2 -
+4 152 176 - E E C - 8 4 -
+5 173 193 - E E C - 8 6 1

Blessed Upgrades

Magic damage and Faith stat bonus added. Minor HP regen. Lessened stat bonuses from Strength and Dexterity.
Requires: Crescent Axe+6 & Faintstone.

 

Damage

Scaling

Ingredients

Stage icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Shard Chunk Pure
+1 95 116 - E E - B 4 - -
+2 114 128 - E E - B 6 - -
+3 133 139 - E E - B 8 2 -
+4 152 151 - E E - B 8 4 -
+5 171 163 - E E - A 8 6 1

Boss Soul

A wholly new weapon.
Requires: Crescent Axe+6 & Gray Demon Soul.

 

Damage

Scaling

Ingredients

Name icon-wp_physicalAttack.png icon-magicbonus.png icon-firebonus.png Dexterity Bonus Faith Bonus Special
Dozer Axe 340 - - Crescent Axe+6
Gray Demon Soul

 

 

 

Large Axes
Normal Crescent Axe  ◆  Great Axe
Special Dozer Axe  ◆  Ritual Blade (PS5)



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