Thief starting weapon
Wanderer starting weapon
Blacksmith Boldwin (Purchase)
Weapon type Dagger
Attack type Slash, Piercing
Icon Physical Attack Power Icon Magic Attack Power Icon Fire Attack Power
65 0 0
Req. Param. Param. Bonus
Strength Dexterity Magic Faith Strength Dexterity Magic Faith
6 0 0 0 E D - -
Icon Bleeding Icon Poison Icon Plague Icon Critical
- - - -
Icon Damage Reduction Icon Guard Break Reduction Icon Durability Icon Item Weight
40.0/10.0 25 200 0.5
The Dagger is a Dagger in Demons Souls.

In-Game Description

A standard dagger.
A slashing weapon that inflicts heavy damage on soft flesh but has a limited effect on metal armor and hard scales.
Daggers are very effective after parrying, as well as in close-range stabs from behind.

Attack Description
One-handed R1 Horizontal cuts
One-handed R2 Wide horizontal cut plus additional horizontal cut with second input
Two-handed R1 Thrust plus additional vertical cuts with further input
Two-handed R2 Downward stab into ground
Running/Backstep attack Thrust
Rolling attack Thrust
Push Quick push
One-handed L1 Horizontal cut
One-handed L2 Parry


This weapon upgrades up to +10 with Sharpstone, or up to +5 with Bladestone, Suckerstone, Mercurystone, Marrowstone, or Darkmoonstone.