This standard longsword, belonging to Solaire of Astora, is of high quality, is well-forged, and has been kept in good repair. Log In to add custom notes to this or any other game. Eklundz 8 years ago #1. How do you get Astora's Straight Sword? User Info: Eklundz. The Astora Straight Sword is a straight sword in Dark Souls III. Dark Souls. Astora straight sword. Astora's Straight sword is legit So I "cheated" or maybe exploited would be a better word and took the shortcut at the beginning to get this. If youre running a pyro dex build then the astora straight sword is not for you man. Easy to use and dependable, but unlikely to live up to its grandiose name." How to Get / Where to Find the Sunlight Straight Sword 1 Availability 2 Characteristics 3 Moveset 4 Upgrades Found in the High Wall of Lothric, on a path hidden behind some barrels after passing through the rooftop area, inside a chest after one drops down to the scaffolding below. 1: It scales with three stats, so it's technically good if you want to use miracles and weapons to be versatile 2: it does two types if damage 3: move set is good, great reach wit the stab So, why exactly is it bad? Why exactly is the Astora Straight sword a bad weapon? I am a completionists, but sometimes even I miss a couple of shinies laying about. Sunlight Straight Sword is a Weapon in Dark Souls and Dark Souls Remastered. We both picked the Warrior class to start and I was planning to jus make us both basic Strength builds jus for fighting mobs, no intention of doing much PvP. The astora sword scales of faith (enough to be a great starting weapon but in the long run nothing special). So let me get this straight, it's point is apparently high base damage that absolutely breaks early game, and horrible scaling that makes it useless once stats start to give more benefits. Just starting a new play through with my buddy who's never played, I was planning to get him the Astora Straight Sword early on but I heard its been nerfed, should I skip it and get him something else? Xbox 360 Nintendo Switch PC PlayStation 4 Xbox One. If youre running a dex build consider using the uchigatana (unless weight is an issue since its at 6 units) or the falchion (2.5 units I believe) or some sort of spear. For the Dark Souls variant, see Astora's Straight Sword. It's such a good weapon, I'm up to Sen's fortress now and I'm having trouble finding a suitable replacement.