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    Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Lmaousine on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:24 pm


    Which one is better and why?


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Dibsville on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:32 pm

    Obsidian Greatsword.

    Moveset and dragon boost.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Lmaousine on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:37 pm

    Dibsville wrote:Obsidian Greatsword.

    Moveset and dragon boost.
    I would say the GLGS, for some reason it looks better to me.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Dibsville on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:39 pm

    Very little beats the OGS IMO.

    GLGS doesn't even look like a sword. It's not even sharp.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Leet on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:40 pm

    OGS > GLGS

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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Dibsville on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:41 pm

    TooLeet wrote:OGS > GLGS


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Lmaousine on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:44 pm

    Dibsville wrote:Very little beats the OGS IMO.

    GLGS doesn't even look like a sword. It's not even sharp.


    I dunno, the idea of swinging a large piece of a brittle rock at someone doesn't appeal to me.
    The OGS is great in PvP though, but I would love to have a dagger made of obsidian.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Dibsville on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:45 pm

    Lmaousine wrote:
    Dibsville wrote:Very little beats the OGS IMO.

    GLGS doesn't even look like a sword. It's not even sharp.


    I dunno, the idea of swinging a large piece of a brittle rock at someone doesn't appeal to me.
    The OGS is great in PvP though, but I would love to have a dagger made of obsidian.
    That's exactly what the GLGS is Look Skyward


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Lmaousine on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:50 pm

    Dibsville wrote:
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    Dibsville wrote:Very little beats the OGS IMO.

    GLGS doesn't even look like a sword. It's not even sharp.


    I dunno, the idea of swinging a large piece of a brittle rock at someone doesn't appeal to me.
    The OGS is great in PvP though, but I would love to have a dagger made of obsidian.
    That's exactly what the GLGS is Look Skyward


    Just because the GLGS is a piece of blunt metal doesn't make it all bad, remember the Dragon Bone Smasher from Demon's Souls?


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Dibsville on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:50 pm

    Yes, the GLGS is a ******* copy of it.

    The only difference is the DBS was actually viable, the GLGS is for R1 stunlocks.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Lmaousine on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:53 pm

    Dibsville wrote:Yes, the GLGS is a *** copy of it.


    I remember tricking invaders into getting behind me then smashing them with the 2h R2
    If the GLGS had fire coming out of it, would you use it?


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Dibsville on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:54 pm

    No...

    It'd be even worse than it already is...


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Lmaousine on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:56 pm

    Dibsville wrote:No...

    It'd be even worse than it already is...
    You know what the title should be renamed?
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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Encore on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:59 pm

    Obsidian Greatsword, all the way.

    No argument here.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Dibsville on Sat Jun 15, 2013 10:59 pm

    Rock can be buffed, already has 480 AR without having to invest another 44 stat points into it, and has a special R2 that is an AoE attack.

    Oh, and don't forget dragon abilities.

    GLGS isn't even worth calling a greatsword compared to OGS.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Encore on Sat Jun 15, 2013 11:05 pm

    Dibsville wrote:Rock can be buffed, already has 480 AR without having to invest another 44 stat points into it, and has a special R2 that is an AoE attack.

    Oh, and don't forget dragon abilities.

    GLGS isn't even worth calling a greatsword compared to OGS.

    This... It´s not a contest.

    GLGS is just there for cosplay builds.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Lmaousine on Sat Jun 15, 2013 11:08 pm

    Dibsville wrote:Rock can be buffed, already has 480 AR without having to invest another 44 stat points into it, and has a special R2 that is an AoE attack.

    Oh, and don't forget dragon abilities.

    GLGS isn't even worth calling a greatsword compared to OGS.


    Of course the OGS is statistically better than the GLGS, it's confusing to see a piece of rock outdo a piece of metal but that's Dark Souls


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Encore on Sat Jun 15, 2013 11:14 pm

    ...

    Made from the scales of an everlasting dragon. A being with strong enough scales to resist the impact of the most esteemed archer in the world, with super huge arrows and bow.

    And is able to continue fight.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Lmaousine on Sat Jun 15, 2013 11:19 pm

    Teh Kitten´s Cat wrote:...

    Made from the scales of an everlasting dragon. A being with strong enough scales to resist the impact of the most esteemed archer in the world, with super huge arrows and bow.

    And is able to continue fight.


    Probably because Kalameet used some l337 h4x


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Sneezer on Sun Jun 16, 2013 12:52 am

    Instead of using "X > Y" statements, I'll look a bit at it. 

    GLGS requirements are 20 str and 10 dex. 
    OGS requirements are 20 str and 16 dex.
    GLGS beats it by 6 SLs.

    Both have high base AR:
    423 for GLGS without scaling
    537 for GLGS with 40/40. 511 with 27/40.
    480 for OGS. It obviously cannot scale.
    OGS wins base AR.
    GLGS wins with level investment.

    Both weigh 8, so that's a tie.

    GLGS cannot be buffed, OGS can.
    OGS wins.

    Movesets for both are the same except for the R2s. GLGS R2s are generally unusable, while the OGS R2s have much more use.

    Looks are based purely off opinion, so that's irrelevant from any perspective other than your own.

    The OGS is a very useful choice for Faith or Int builds, as it has viable AR with little stat investment. 
    The GLGS is a powerful choice in a quality build due to it having the highest AR of the greatswords, if you can get by without R2s.
    If for whatever reason you have a muled or NG+ low level character, the GLGS is usable at a lower level, making it useful for those super low level invasions.

    All around, the OGS is a more solid choice in my opinion.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Dibsville on Sun Jun 16, 2013 1:00 am

    Actually, the Bastard Sword is only barely outdamaged by the GLGS, except when two-handed the BS outdamages GLGS.

    On top of that, BS weighs 2 units less than GLGS, actually has a viable moveset, and can be buffed. (pretty sure Charcoal Resin makes up for like 10 AR)

    GLGS is literally one of the worst greatswords in the game.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Latitoast on Sun Jun 16, 2013 1:08 am

    OGS has a better moveset.

    OGS looks much cooler.

    OGS is best.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by RANT on Sun Jun 16, 2013 1:22 am

    Ogs is better for pve, glgs is better for pvp, much better reach.


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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Leet on Sun Jun 16, 2013 2:11 am

    It's an obviously choice. No need to look deep into it. Shrug

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    Re: Obsidian Greatsword VS Great Lord Greatsword

    Post by Sneezer on Sun Jun 16, 2013 3:40 am

    Dibsville wrote:Actually, the Bastard Sword is only barely outdamaged by the GLGS, except when two-handed the BS outdamages GLGS.

    On top of that, BS weighs 2 units less than GLGS, actually has a viable moveset, and can be buffed. (pretty sure Charcoal Resin makes up for like 10 AR)

    GLGS is literally one of the worst greatswords in the game.
    I wasn't aware that the Bastard sword was a part of this thread.

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