Is the Halbert a good weapon?

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User Info: acangial

acangial
4 years ago#11
PvP it is rubbish. I love it for PvE though. Fire Gargoyle Halberd and Great Knight Halberd leveled all the way are awesome, especially in Oolicle.
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User Info: cleanchris

cleanchris
4 years ago#12
I mained the halberd in both Dark & Demon's (even tho thrust vs slash) & it's a great keep away reach weapon.
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User Info: Proudleaf24

Proudleaf24
4 years ago#13
It's really good, especially since TONS of players in PvP just haven't seen them more and will just walk right into its wide hitboxes.
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User Info: dozingdevil

dozingdevil
4 years ago#14
Proudleaf24 posted...
It's really good, especially since TONS of players in PvP just haven't seen them more and will just walk right into its wide hitboxes.


I love it's 2HR2 on enemy wakeup, unless they dodge away (which a lot of 'decent' players won't do for fear of a chain stab) there's a great chance you'll catch them with it.
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User Info: Darkangel4444

Darkangel4444
4 years ago#15
Its good, but its no lucernie

User Info: BladeKnife

BladeKnife
4 years ago#16
It's rubbish in PvP. Only new or inexperienced players are ever going to get hit by it, while everyone else will make you whiff and then BS you. It is't even good for stunlocking, because it only does 31 poise damage!.

Good points:
-Decent BS damage
-Can stunlock low-poise players
-2HR1 can combo (for example, after WoTG)
-All other polearms are worse (except great scythe)

As far as gimmick weapons go it's decent, but you should never use it seriously.
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BombayNugz
4 years ago#17
Lotta lulz in this topic..
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User Info: Fo_lc_us

Fo_lc_us
4 years ago#18
Dex_Pyromaniac posted...
No but the halberd is

Good for a defensive (and I mean REALLY defensive) playstyle to a certain extent. Think of it as a 'greatspear'


So people who go crazy are doing it wrong?

Well, that would probably explain the discrepancy. I can lose terribly or completely dominate different halberd users.
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User Info: brumey

brumey
4 years ago#19
halberd is good! cuz when you hit shield you can keep poking til guard breaks !!
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