5-2 (Corpse)
Silver Skeleton (Uncommon Drop)
Weapon type Curved Sword
Attack type Slash
Icon Physical Attack Power Icon Magic Attack Power Icon Fire Attack Power
70 0 0
Req. Param. Param. Bonus
Strength Dexterity Magic Faith Strength Dexterity Magic Faith
10 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
45.0/10.0 30 100 1.5
Ignores 50% of enemy shield protection

The Shotel is a Curved Sword in Demons Souls.

In-Game Description

A unique curved sword specially designed to counter shields.
It can be awkward to use, but a wielder who can control it can greatly reduce the effectiveness of the enemy's guard.
It has an ominous silhouette, and it is said to be favored by a certain group of assassins.

Attack Description
One-handed R1 Horizontal cuts
One-handed R2 Downward slash
Two-handed R1 Horizontal cuts
Two-handed R2 Downward slash plus follow-up leaping slash with second input
Running/Backstep attack Spinning horizontal cut
Rolling attack Spinning horizonal cut
Push Two diagonal slashes while leaping backwards
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.