Dark Souls 3 Bosses

Dark Souls 3 Bosses

Have you played the Dark Souls 3 Action-packed video game before? If you did, do you love fighting the dangerous enemy bosses in this game? Then you are in the right place. However, even if you have not played the game before, don’t worry, as you will learn all about the Dark Souls 3 Bosses and the game lore. Which might help you understand how much fun this game is. Furthermore, through this article, you can also learn all about the storyline behind the game and the Lore that made this game so popular among gamers across the world.

Who Are Dark Souls 3 Bosses?

Dark Souls 3 Bosses
Dark Souls 3 Bosses

Might be a bit obvious, but the Dark Souls 3 Bosses or bosses in dark souls 3 are the various enemy bosses the players will encounter throughout the game. During various missions, quest lines, and other side missions in the game. However, first of all, the bosses in this game are extremely tough to beat, and the players might have to spend hours and hours to redo the mission again to defeat certain enemy bosses. Furthermore, the enemy bosses in the game can be considered jackpots, as they have the best souls scales for the players to absorb once they defeat the bosses. And not just that, the players can further earn various rewards in the game, especially for killing an enemy boss.

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In addition to this, the enemy bosses or bosses in dark souls 3 game are of various types ranging from deadly knights to dangerous creatures. And some of these enemy bosses know various types of combat techniques that allow them to defend themselves and kill other players or characters. While there are also enemy bosses who rely on magic spells. And lastly, there are deadly creatures who know only one thing kill all the players it faces savagely and ruthlessly.

Top 10 Best Dark Souls 3 Bosses

Here in this section, we are going to list out the Top 10 Best Dark Souls 3 Bosses or bosses in dark souls 3 along with their various abilities, unique functions, and disadvantages. We further will provide you suggestions on how to easily defeat each of these bosses in the game, in the below sections.

DarkEater Midir

DarkEater Midir
DarkEater Midir (all dark souls 3 bosses in order)

The most dangerous creature you will encounter here in this game, who is quite literally a monster whose function is to mercilessly kill all the beings it comes across. However, the main feature of this dangerous beast is the magical abilities that help it to catch all the players located within the range of this beast. In addition to this, those who managed to escape the magic abilities will be struck with its powerful claws, and lastly, get crushed under its powerful jaws. Moreover, the beast is so hard to kill, that even the highest-level soul players in the game, fall before it.

Although, there is a way you can down this beast easily if you concentrate your strikes onto its head. Once a successful strike by the players connects to the beast’s head it staggers, which provides an opening or opportunity for the player to kill this beast once and for all. And as you know being one of the most soul holder enemy bosses or bosses in dark souls 3 in the game, the DarkEater Midir beast might be the best option for the players to earn tons of souls for faster leveling in the game.

The Nameless King

The Nameless King
The Nameless King

If you have played the Dark Souls 3 game before, then you must have understood that the Nameless King is one such enemy boss. Who the players prefer not to fight, most of the time. Moreover, this enemy boss requires a lot of patience and damage-dealing abilities from the player as he is very hard to beat. This means only the higher-level players in the game can only beat the Nameless King. More importantly, fighting this enemy boss is so tough, that you can only land one or two hits on him during the battle, as most of the time, you will be spending trying to defend yourselves from the attack. And even if you miss stopping one hit from the Nameless King, you will get high levels of critical damage.

Furthermore, the players usually avoid this villain at all times, as he is the optional enemy boss in the game. However, if you are one of those people, who love to improve their skills in the game, by fighting the toughest enemy bosses, then the Nameless King might be the right one for you.

Slave Knight Gael

Slave Knight Gael
Slave Knight Gael (all dark souls 3 bosses in order)

An enemy boss, who is known for its unrelenting devastating attacks and endurance, due to his highest health bar compared to any other enemy boss in the game. And true to their abilities, he is technically the last boss the players will face in the Dark Souls 4 game. In addition to this, during this battle, the Knight Gael is possessed by a dark soul, which provides him access to a myriad of magic abilities. More importantly, the Slave Knight Gael has various types of attack phases, which are very deadly even if one strike lands on the players.

However, as it is the final fight in the game, the players will be in their prime form, both in combat and magic abilities. Which will help them to stand against the Slave Knight Gael and defeat him. Although, the fight is not going to be very easy, and the players must concentrate on defending themselves and more importantly landing devastating hits on the enemy boss. And they must continue to do so, for some time to defeat this boss, due to his large health bar.

Aldrich, Devourer of Gods

 Aldrich, Devourer of Gods
Aldrich, Devourer of Gods

If you are looking for an enemy boss fight, that might require your friends to join forces with you. Then the Aldrich, Devourer of Gods might be the right one for you. As this enemy boss apart from his myriad of abilities, has his own cannibal army. Which will require your own team made of strangers or teammates to take on this enemy boss. In addition to this, Aldrich as said above has various types of skills, such as magic, melee weapons as well as bow & arrow. And this boss effectively switches between these different types of skills, throughout the fight, making it very hard for the player to defend themselves.

Apart from this, the Aldrich enemy boss also has another unique ability known as teleportation. Which helps them to teleport from one place to another during the battle, to strike down the unsuspecting players in the game. To defeat this enemy boss, the players must have their own variations of fighting abilities to match with the Aldrich, and land high damage hits. Moreover, when this boss, uses teleportation, they often try to teleport farther away from the player.

Demon Princes

Demon Princes
Demon Princes

As the name itself suggests, these enemy bosses are literally two demons who combine at the final phase of the fight. While during the starting phase of the fight, the players must face two demons who have poison abilities. Therefore, the players must use evasive actions to escape from the strikes thrown by the two demons and land good hits onto the closed demon to them. However, to defeat these demons at once, the players must concentrate on landing hits on the buffed one. Moreover, once the demon princes assume her final form, then the players must use the Massive Wind Sweep swells to cause as much damage as possible.

Above all, as the Demon princes reach her final form, reuniting the two demons. Her attacks become more aggressive and more dangerous. And if you observe during this form, the demon princes mainly prefer to use more AOE attacks, which can be useful for the players to catch the enemy boss in a surprise hit.

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Ocerios, The Consumed King

Ocerios, The Consumed King
Ocerios, The Consumed King

A dangerous deformed being, who was once the King of the Lothric. His obsession with historical books or articles written by the Seath the Scaleless, and Big Hat, who performed various magic rituals based on the writings. Which resulted in him turning into a would-be dragon being. And due to this, the Ocerios become more aggressive and aggressive as the battle continues. This means the players might not be able to defend themselves without getting devastating hits by the Consumed King if they drag on the fight. More importantly, the players must keep a safe distance from this enemy boss, in the game as he gets highly predictable switching between tail, claw, and teeth.

Therefore, to fight against the Ocerios, The Consumed King, the players must land devastating hits on him quickly and accurately. Which in turn helps the players to defeat the enemy boss early in the fight before he turns on his beastly mode during the battle.

Lothric and Lorian(Younger & Elder Prince)

 Lothric and Lorian(Younger & Elder Prince)
Lothric and Lorian(Younger & Elder Prince)

Another enemy duo, the players must face in the Dark Souls 3 game, the Younger and Elder Prince’s. They are very hard to beat, and the players must have patience as this fight can last longer than normal. Moreover, the Lothric and Lorian Princes have the ability to teleport during the battle, making it very hard for the players to defend themselves against the attacks. If the players lose a moment of concentration while fighting these two enemy bosses, they will pay a huge price with devastating damages. Moreover, the Prince’s various types of attacks give less time for the players to land a hit on.

However, to defeat these enemy bosses, the players must notice the patterns or swings thrown by them during the battle. This helps the players to predict their moves in advance, and find opportunities to land devastating hits on both prince’s.

Dancer of the Boreal Valley

Dancer of the Boreal Valley
Dancer of the Boreal Valley

If you are looking for unique boss fights in the game, instead of the plain action or combat-oriented ones. Then the Dancer of the Boreal Valley might be the best-suited one for you. As the Dancer of the Boreal Valley will use his expertise in dancing skills along with combat practices to strike down the players or characters nearby. In addition to this, this enemy boss prefers to slash the players while she continuous her gracious spinning dance. However, you must remember that these slash attacks cause devastating damages to the players if they get hit.

Above all, this enemy boss can be unpredictable in battle, as she can turn suddenly aggressive and go savage with a flurry of attacks. Which the players have little chance of escaping unless they are vigilant. To defeat this enemy boss, the players must notice the hip movements of this boss, as she is a dancer. This helps you to predict her movements allowing you to land high damage hist on her.

Pontiff Sulyvahn

Pontiff Sulyvahn
Pontiff Sulyvahn

The Pontiff Sulvyvahn is the toughest enemy boss, the players will face at the starting levels of the Dark Souls 3 video game. Moreover, this enemy boss is known for his quick and deadly attacks, which can be hard to defend against if you can’t predict their moves. And not just that, if even of these attacks land on the player they can cause high damage. In addition to this, Pontiff Sulyvahn has another unique ability that helps him to create phantasms of himself when he has low HP. These Phantasms retain the combat prowess of the Pontiff Sulyvahn and are hard to beat.

However, beating him will take a long time for the players. especially since they are at starting levels in the game. Although, after trying again, and again they can understand the patterns used by this enemy boss to land devastating hits on him, to defeat him.

Sister Friede

Sister Friede
Sister Friede

One of the unique villains in the Dark Souls 3 game has multiple phases during the battle, which becomes more deadly for the players as the battle continues to last longer. More importantly, defeating Sister Friede can be very tough, as she is highly known to use different types of attack styles which are not very common in the game. This means if you are facing Sister Friede for the first time, then you must concentrate on defense. However, this can also be a problem, as during the second phase the Sister Friede’s Father joins the battle, whose screams can be terrifying. Then there’s the final phase where Sister Friede turns into a Black Flame Friede, increasing her capabilities further.

Therefore, it is safe to say that, the players can only defeat this enemy boss after facing her for 3rd time or higher. Although, we suggest you watch the attack patterns used by her, and once you learn her styles or patterns you can predict her movements. Which will provide you an advantage in the battle to defeat her easily.

What Is the Storyline Behind Dark Souls 3? What Is Its Lore?

As the name itself suggests, here under this section, we are going to discuss in much more detail about the Storyline as well as the Lore for the Dark Souls 3 game. The Dark Souls 3 game storyline is typically shrouded in mystery, but it is safe to say that the whole story is about fighting the Dark bringing the fire to the lands to bring peace. The main lore of the Dark Souls 3 game revolves around the 5 Lords of Cinder who are gone missing and are the only ones who can rekindle the fire at the Firelink Shrine. Which is the hub for all the gamers visiting this game.

And as you can guess, the players must assume protagonist characters whose primary goal is to find these Five missing lords and return them back to the shrine safely. However, this process might not be that simple, as the players might have to face horrifying creatures and the knights as well as warriors occupied by dark souls. The whole mission of the players in the game is to reignite the fading fire in the world so that the Dark World consisting of horrific creatures will not occupy the lands.

What Is the Lore of the Bosses in Dark Souls 3?

Now that you learned all the storylines behind the Dark Souls 3 game, let us now find out the lores behind each of the bosses the players must face here in this game. However, if you have played the game before, then you would know the list might be very long. So we have listed the lore of some of the popular bosses in the game in the below sections.

DarkEater Midir

A giant four-winged dragon the players will come across while heading towards the Church of Filianore after entering the Ringed City and facing ringed city bosses. The dragon in question is the protector of the city blessed by the gods and performs his duty even after their death. However, the abyss and the dark entities are slowly corrupting him offering dangerous abyss abilities. And to stop the dragon from completely getting corrupted by the abyss, the players must fight and kill him.

The Nameless King

A literal god of war being who is blessed to be the Heir of the Lightning. And not just that, he is also a former king of an unknown region. During his long history of wars, the former king came across the Stormdale Dragon and made it his close companion, and once again fought the battles along with it. However, similar to the other enemy bosses the Nameless King and his dragon also get corrupted by the Abyss of Darkness. To find this enemy boss, you must head to the Arch dragon Peak, where the ringing bell known as Great Belfry summons this enemy boss.

Slave Knight Gael

A powerful Knight who is driven by his duty to find the Dark Blood from the Pygmy Lords of the Ringed City to save the world from the dark, and to bring back his niece known as Painter. However, upon knowing there is no blood left, he unleashes his fury on the Pygmy Lords slaughtering them. Although, after taking the dark blood for himself he finds that he is unable to hold it and slowly loses his control, becoming a slaved knight for the Dark Forces. You will stumble upon the Slave Knight multiple times in the game, and he is the Final enemy boss the players will face in the Ringed City DLC for the ringed city bosses of the Dark Souls 3 game.

Aldrich, Devourer of Gods

A holy cleric who is consumed by his vision of the “Deep Sea”, that caused him to lose all his humanity and attain a dark state known as the deep. Which in turn caused him to consume all the humans and other characters that he came across, with evil joy, who form the caterpillar-like structure of his lower body. And his name the Devourer of Gods was earned by him after he turned vengeful against the gods for attempting to reignite the fire. So much so that he captured the God of Dark Moon known as the Gwyndolin and devoured him in front of His younger sister called Captain Yorskha. And being the founder of the Church of the Deep, he resides within it.

Demon Princes

Similar to that of the Lord and Kings of the Ringed City or ringed city bosses, Chaos Flame was one such flame that can be wielded by Champion Demon with myriad abilities. However, when the Lorian, the eldest son of the Lothric family goes to fight against the Lorian and loses. The demons began sharing their memories with each other so that at least one of the demons will be able to rekindle the chaos flame. Although, instead of one, two demons survive, who share the ability to rekindle the flame and become the Demon Princes. To find this enemy boss, the players must visit the Earthen Peak Ruins which comprises the region known as The Dreg Heap, where these demons reside.

Lothric and Lorian(Younger & Elder Prince)

The children of King Oceiros and the Queen of the Lothric. Of which the elder prince was in fact a powerful knight who once defeated the Demon Prince in combat, getting the gift of the power of fire onto their swords. And Younger prince is their attempt to create a perfect prince who will be able to wield the first flame. However, due to the dark magic spells they used for this process, the younger prince got cursed. Which also got affected the elder prince as their souls are linked. Causing them to lose the function of their hands and legs becoming spineless bodies. Both of these princes are enclosed within a massive hall in the Lothric Castle, where the players come across them.

Dancer of the Boreal Valley

An Irythyllian, who is a distant relative of the Anor Lord Royalty, who become a maiden to the Gwynevere in the Boreal Valley. Who was occupied by the Pontiff Sulyvahn, on his conquest across the Dark Souls 3 world? And she was forced to become a dancer who slowly go corrupted by the Dark Forces becoming a bestial higher in the game. Moreover, she was exiled in a way by becoming an addition to the Outrider Knights Contingents. As you know from the above sections, she wields a deadly blade in two hands and slashes the attackers while performing her dance moves. The players will come across this boss in the Lothric Castle.

Sister Friede

Sister Friede is one of three sisters that founded the Church of the Sable in Londor. However, after trying to rekindle the first flame, the sister becomes an Unkindled being. Moreover, this enemy boss has tricked his own father who join the fight along with her, that they must suppress the fire in their blood to save the painted world, which causes their body to rot. This causes the Ashen One to start a fight against her to bring back the original world. Therefore, to save the world from annihilation the players must face this enemy boss at the Araindel Chapel.

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Conclusion

In this article, we have provided a detailed description of the Dark Souls 3 Bosses in order that players will encounter in the said game. Next, we have listed some of the best Dark Souls 3 Bosses in the game along with their various abilities, powers, location as well as tips on how to beat these enemy bosses. Furthermore, we have shared a comprehensive description of the Storyline and Lore of the Dark Souls 3 game. And lastly, we have given a brief description of the lore surrounding some of the best Dark Souls 3 Bosses.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are Dark Souls 3 Bosses?

Dark Souls 3 Bosses in order are the higher-level enemies that the players will face during the quests, missions, and side missions in the Dark Souls 3 game.

Name some of the best Dark Souls 3 Bosses?

Some of the best Dark Souls 3 Bosses are Dark Eater Midir, Pontiff Sulyvahn, Slave Knight Gael, The Nameless King, Dancer of Boreal Valley, and Sister Friede.

Can we beat the Dark Souls 3 Bosses easily in the game?

No, the Dark Souls 3 Bosses in the said video game are very tough to beat as they have a myriad of magic abilities, combat prowess, brutal fighting nature, and many more.

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