Here's a highlight i took out of my live stream playthough of DS. Basically all i did was roll back and attacked only when he grabbed sometimes when he kicks but those are a gamble cause as you see i got grabbed after he kicked and well yeah i panicked lol.
#2OmALY_03Posted 10/22/2011 3:24:36 PM
I never parried on my first play through. Unfortunately, I struggled for quite a while before beating him. Second play through, parried and beat him first try. --- Give me your MONEY!!!
#3McJephPosted 10/22/2011 3:25:08 PM
I didn't parry him for NG or NG+... because I didn't try. I naturally assume parry would not work on a boss.
#4copycat2008Posted 10/22/2011 3:26:21 PM
beat him my first playthrough I dont parry since I use heavy shields. I just circle around him and Great combustion his ass he went down easy --- http://i365.photobucket.com/albums/oo94/bootysweat/PC230009.jpg
#5tpc8386Posted 10/22/2011 3:30:20 PM
Just use game breaking iron flesh and tank him while you beat him to death 2 handing a weapon. --- PSN: Travosaga Xbox: tpc8386
#6XDevilbunnyPosted 10/22/2011 3:32:27 PM
yeah I beat him without parrying too.
didn't use iron flesh, pyro, magic, or an element weapon. you don't need to use that crap and make the game a cakewalk. --- Fly Eagles Fly, On the Road to Victory! http://last.fm/user/xdevilbunny || http://rateyourmusic.com/~VelociBrad
yeah i tried my best to not use any guides or anything i didn't know about parrying till afterwards. I had really fun fighting the bosses though Althought Smough and ornstein was a pain it actually turned out fun once i knew what to do.
#8XDevilbunnyPosted 10/22/2011 3:47:43 PM
lol I used the same stuff as you. halberd, gold hemmed, black knight shield. had a crystal halberd +5 lying around that I used. --- Fly Eagles Fly, On the Road to Victory! http://last.fm/user/xdevilbunny || http://rateyourmusic.com/~VelociBrad