Parrying Dagger
Parrying Dagger
Tower of Latria - Loot
Weapon type Dagger
Attack type Slash/Thrust
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 16 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% / 10% 25 200 0.5

The Parrying Dagger is a dagger in Demons Souls.


In-Game Description

A dagger made for parrying. Normally equipped in the left hand.
It is a weapon used by those of a masked society who meet in secret to discuss the harnessing of Souls. Women of this order have become very adept at using this unique dagger in place of a heavier shield.

General Information Edit

It is found alongside the Rogue armor in a cell on the second floor in the eastern Prison of Hope. The cell block in question is sealed off unless World Tendency reaches Pure White.


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 (Has extra parry frames)


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