@White: Nope, I wouldn't be so dishonorable as to bait people into mobs. – Rare drop from Gargoyle enemies. They're all shit. No worries, just swing away with this bad boy. You can have the tail in your spare shield slot for full Garg cosplay effect. Nothing special. It would be cool if you could knock someone off their feet with the power attacks like a Black Knight weapon, but it is still quite useful. Oh no but what if you hit the wall? For me, I'm using a +5 Lighting Spear and an upgraded Crescent Shield. Raises poison/toxin/bleed resistance, which can be useful from time to time. I've been using a lightning zweihander +3. I cast iron flesh and just wailed on Nito until he was dead, putting out over 1000 damage with 3 light strikes, and completely ignoring the skeletons. How to Get / Where to Find the Gargoyle Tail Axe. consists of 14 releases. It's an awesome weapon. Lightning Scythe+4, Lightning Spear+5 before that. This axe increases Bleeding, Poison and Toxin resistance x2. Pro - is nye impossible to get the clank/rebound animation even when swinging in to walls. I really like this weapon, it has bad rep as a noob weapon but its all the contrary, *dead angle capability (specially the R2). You'll run into two more Gargoyles in the game, meaning you have two more chances to get the tail axe weapon. 1 Availability 2 Characteristics 3 Moveset 4 Upgrades 5 Gallery This weapon is commonly dropped by the Bell Gargoyles boss in the Undead Parishand the non-respawning enemies in Anor Londo. Dark Knight Sword +5. Yes, it is good. The Gargoyle Tail Axe is the perfect mix between a Great Weapon and a One-Hand Weapon, great range and AoE-effect on … A better weapon than the Gargoyle Halberd due to its higher stat scaling for NG+ or higher, but just barely. It's goofy looking with a silly moveset, if you are into that then it's the weapon for you. I thought the shield scales to whatever your right-hand weapon is, don't know that for sure, because I don't have it yet. Both R2s serve to wrap around you and protect from backstab fishing. Gargoyle Tail Axe is pretty brutal with high dex. The stats are okay. People just seem to underestimate you when they see you wielding it. It raises your resistances. Its pretty good. I leveled mine up to +4 and with a melee focused character, that thing is invaluable. You get two more chances for it in Anor Londo and really any weapon with a moveset to your liking will do. Great weapon. Fire Gargoyle's Halberd +10 = Gwyn lies dead in a corner. I have a lightning spear +4 but its damage doesn't even come close. I found it pretty useful on low levels too, since it has good damage output and the stats needed to use it arent that far off. Good for any build but especially efficient for non-melee. Giant Bomb users. Zweihander +15. This week's about: Obtained by cutting off the tail of a Belfry Gargoyle, either in the Undead Parish or Anor londo. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Busts the skele apart, and isn't effected by narrow passages, that thing made catacombs a cakewalk. The main con of this weapon is a con shared by the axe-class weapons. Is there any actually good boss weapon in this game, for those who like to play with heavy tank characters using ultra greatswords in 2 hands? Gargoyle Tail Axe - Cut the tail off of the Belfry Gargoyle. Since the shield's projectile is based on the strength of your right hand weapon, you get the idea. 7: Axe Hair Products - My wife picks my date night outfit! but I take it out pretty frequently when I'm all alone just to admire the bendiness. I found it to be surprisingly viable in PvP and I suggest you give it a spin. Alternates: Halberd, Black Knight Halberd, Gargoyle Tail Axe, Lucerne, Scythe #2: Claymore. This is the easiest tail cut since the tail is long and weak. Just wanted to chime in. When equipped, it raises your poison, toxin and bleed resistance. And it looks brutal, too. When you miss a hit your character does a so-called whiff animation, meaning that the recovery animation for your attack takes longer when you miss. Don't worry about the Halberd — in DS 1 non-respawning enemies have the quirk that the last one is guaranteed to drop any of their gear that you don't already have. Sometimes I wish the R2s were faster, because the way they are they are slow and don't do a ton of damage. I was pleasantly surprised by this weapon actually. Awkward move set. A community dedicated to Dark Souls I, game released for PC, PlayStation 3 and 4, Xbox 360/One, and Switch (Remastered). If I were doing a gargoyle cosplay I'd probably use the galberd instead tbh. The reach on this weapons is pretty good. It would be cool if you could knock someone off their feet with the power attacks like a Black Knight weapon, but it is still quite useful. I can whack a boss with that thing over and over again and still have stamina to block; and due to quick recovery, I can take more risks. This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for: Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other I'm …