DEX or STRENGTH?

#1JonSuks175Posted 10/6/2011 12:55:16 PM

i like to use the swords such as "the drake sword" so should i be focusing on strength? or dex? or a little bit of both?? also as a lvl 31 knight here are my stats are they any good?

VITALITY:20

ATTUNEMENT:10

ENDURANCE:15

STRENGTH:24

DEXTERITY:13

RESISTANCE:10

INTELLIGENCE:9

FAITH:11

Can anyone tell me what i should change about these stats? as you can see i mostly focus on strength and vitality at the moment and a little bit of endurance and dex. what should i be doing?

#2HelghastlingPosted 10/6/2011 12:55:50 PM
More endurance
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#3jmgar24Posted 10/6/2011 12:56:42 PM

Faith

#4EzekialPosted 10/6/2011 12:58:02 PM
the Drake Sword is garbage; it does not gain anything from STR or DEX. Find a better weapon you would like to use, and build your stats to that. After that I highly suggest getting some more END, VIT, and RES. Most things will start to 1 shot you soon, and your drake sword will do no damage after the 2nd bell tower.
#5OmnipodPosted 10/6/2011 12:58:08 PM
Yeah I would rush END to 40 (max amount of stam you can have) as quickly as possible. Only level other stats for something you want.

high END lets you wear better armor and block/dodge/attack more so I think it's better to get high up before VIT or other stats.
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#6pariah23Posted 10/6/2011 1:04:56 PM
I raised strength to 20 and dex to 18 so I could 1H the black knight sword, then I switched to all end with a point into vit every once in a while.
#7JonSuks175(Topic Creator)Posted 10/6/2011 1:18:06 PM

**** i wish i could have known endurance would have helped that much haha well i guess im gona e level grinding for a while today!

#8nore105Posted 10/6/2011 1:22:58 PM

My build so far:

Lvl 25. Huntard!

Vit 11

Attunement 9

Endurance 12

Strength 16

Dex 30

Resistance 11

Intelligence 9

Faith 9

Going to put pretty much all points in Endurance and Dex. I need more Endurance!!!

#9LotionExplosionPosted 10/6/2011 1:25:24 PM

From: JonSuks175 | #001
i like to use the swords such as "the drake sword" so should i be focusing on strength? or dex? or a little bit of both?? also as a lvl 31 knight here are my stats are they any good?
VITALITY:20
ATTUNEMENT:10
ENDURANCE:15
STRENGTH:24
DEXTERITY:13
RESISTANCE:10
INTELLIGENCE:9
FAITH:11
Can anyone tell me what i should change about these stats? as you can see i mostly focus on strength and vitality at the moment and a little bit of endurance and dex. what should i be doing?




My opinion:

Get Faith up one level (to 12). This'll allow you to learn heal which helps a lot (and force, if you want it too).
Pump up your endurance.
Occasionally get more STR. Since your STR is so high I'd imagine you're planning on using a good STR scaling weapon lategame.
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#10JonSuks175(Topic Creator)Posted 10/6/2011 1:38:43 PM
what kind of weapons would be good for strength? are 1 handed swords good for strength? cus i assumed strength is good for weapon damage but idk really