The Demon's Catalyst is a catalyst in Dark Souls.

Note: The translation of this item was incorrect[1] - see footnote.

In-Game Description

Demon catalyst formed from Izalith molten rock. Can be used as fire weapon. The Demon Firesage was the first demon, and the last master of the original fire arts before the Witch of Izalith was engulfed by Chaos, creating pyromancy.

Availability[edit | edit source]

Dropped by the Demon Firesage upon defeat.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

The Demon's Catalyst is the second-heaviest catalyst in the game to the Manus Catalyst, which weighs one unit more. It has one of the lowest potential magic adjusts of any catalyst, being the lowest until 41 Intelligence where it surpasses the Oolacile Ivory Catalyst and Oolacile Catalyst. It trades these things for being a powerful melee weapon, dealing Fire and Thrust damage with its strong attack. The high strength and dexterity scaling will have a powerful effect on dark sorceries, as the physical damage dealt by those sorceries are boosted by those stats. Overall the Demon's Catalyst should be considered as a weapon that is effective with dark sorceries, but is not as effective with regular sorceries.

Magic Adjust[edit | edit source]

Intelligence Magic Adjust
10 106
15 110
20 130
25 150
30 170
35 175
40 180
45 185
50 190
99 200

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. As stated by Miyazaki in the DS1 Design Works interview: "All demons are born from the fire of chaos, but he [Ceaseless] was the first, born so long ago, when the fire wasn't yet stable. He possesses it, but he can't control it and it burns him constantly. Despite his size, he's actually the youngest of Izalith's children, he stands gazing up at the ruins where his sisters live. The only source of comfort in his pitiful, painful existence is the belief that they are watching over him."
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