The Short Spear is a Spear in Demons Souls.

Short Spear
Short Spear
Soldier Class Starting Weapon
Dregling Merchant (Purchase)
Weapon type Spear
Attack type Piercing
Icon Physical Attack Power Icon Magic Attack Power Icon Fire Attack Power
80 0 0
Req. Param. Param. Bonus
Strength Dexterity Magic Faith Strength Dexterity Magic Faith
11 10 0 0 E D - -
Icon Bleeding Icon Poison Icon Plague Icon Critical
- - - 0
Icon Damage Reduction Icon Guard Break Reduction Icon Durability Icon Item Weight
40.0 Physical
10.0 Magic
25 180 2.5


A standard spear.

It has a narrow range of attack but deals heavy damage. They are effective against metal armors etc, but hard to over power shield holders, and easily parried. It's possible to attack while holding a shield.