So i've seen on the weapon stats and im not sure if i should Upgrade it to Lighting and give up the Scaling or Upgrade it normaly and keep the scaling...I have 36 right now in Strenght and it scales whit B...Any tips? 1 Availability 2 Characteristics 3 Moveset 4 Upgrades 5 Gallery Uncommonly dropped by the Serpent Soldiers which populate Sen's Fortress and the prison portion of The Duke's Archives. Gamer Escape: Gaming News, Reviews, Wikis, and Podcasts Gaming Community featuring News, Reviews, Wikis, and Podcasts You can put a Golden Resin on it and add 180 lightning damage on top of the physical. Normal's better. in the long run, does the claymore outdmg the man-serpents @ higher lvls or is it just easier to get? "An ordinary human will have great difficulty swinging this heavy beast effectively." Keep it Strength. Man serpent greatsword scales only with strength, adding dex yould have literally no effect, sif weapons are bad, since they need 20 on every damage stat (that is, STR, DEX, INT, FAI) however, sif soul can be used to get artorias' greatshield which is the most op shield in the game, making a playthrough a breeze. "This single-bladed blood-stained greatsword is the choice weapon of the slithering serpent men of Sen's Fortress." Lightning is best if you have minimum requirements. I do 275 (Arround that, Demon’s Souls Builds: Arcane Archer Guide (PvE Bow), Greedfall Will Come to PS5 and Xbox Series X with New Content, Project EVE Gets New Gameplay Trailer Plus Screenshots, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Latest Update Fixes Levitating Dogs, Falling Crows and More, Demon’s Souls Builds: Blue Sentinel (PvE Co Op). The Man-serpent Greatsword is a greatsword in Dark Souls. i'm looking at the stats: claymore 15 is 257 base C str and C dex MS greatsword is 275 base A str I find more people talking about using the claymore and probably 1 or 2 using the man-serpent one. Keep it Strength. Lightning is best if you have minimum requirements. You can put a Golden Resin on it and add 180 lightning damage on top of the physical. There's a reason why the trophy for upgrading to +15 is called "strongest weapon", Thanks for the tip, After i lvl'd up the sword AND Strenght it got an A scaling. Man-Serpent greatsword is a Weapon in Dark Souls and Dark Souls Remastered.