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The Handmaid's Dagger is a dagger in Dark Souls III.

In-Game Description

Dagger used by handmaids of the Profaned Capital.
Each successful attack replenishes a slight amount of FP.
It is said that these women took pleasure in wounding others.
Skill: Blind Spot
Use against shielded opponents to break through their guard by attacking from the side.

Availability[]

Dropped by Jailer Handmaids in the Profaned Capital.

Characteristics[]

Recovers 1 FP with each strike.

Moveset[]

Attack Description
One-handed
Weak Attack
Quick slash from right to left then from left to right and so on.
One-handed
Strong Attack
Horizontal slash from right shoulder to the left at waist height, then another horizontal slash from left to right, all at chest level.
Two-handed
Weak Attack
Quick forward thrust followed up with a quick diagonal swipes from left to right.
Two-handed
Strong Attack
Quick forward thrust followed with a thrusting slash into the ground.
Jump Attack Raise the dagger over the right shoulder and thrust it into the floor while slashing everything in front of it.
Two-handed
Jump Attack
Same attack as normal jump attack.
Running Attack Run at a decreased speed followed by a swipe from left to right.
Two-handed
Running Attack
Run at decreased speed followed by a diagonal slash from upper left to lower right.
Rolling Attack Fast thrust oriented towards the floor.
Two-handed
Rolling Attack
Same attack as one hand roll.
Kick Regular kick animation.
Off-handed
Weak Attack
Reversed grip, blocks.
Off-handed
Strong Attack
Reversed grip, downward thrust followed up with a strong slash from right to left.

Upgrades[]

Upgrade Level Attack Values Aux. Effects Bonuses
Physical Magic Fire Lightning Dark Bleed Poison DSIIIWFrost Strength Dexterity Intelligence Faith
Handmaid's Dagger 85 E E
Handmaid's Dagger +1 (Titanite Shard ×2 & 270 souls) 93 E E
Handmaid's Dagger +2 (Titanite Shard ×4 & 324 souls) 102 E E
Handmaid's Dagger +3 (Titanite Shard ×6 & 378 souls) 110 E E
Handmaid's Dagger +4 (L. Titanite Shard ×2 & 432 souls) 119 E E
Handmaid's Dagger +5 (L. Titanite Shard ×4 & 486 souls) 127 E E
Handmaid's Dagger +6 (L. Titanite Shard ×6 & 540 souls) 136 E E
Handmaid's Dagger +7 (Titanite Chunk ×2 & 594 souls) 144 E E
Handmaid's Dagger +8 (Titanite Chunk ×4 & 648 souls) 153 E D
Handmaid's Dagger +9 (Titanite Chunk ×6 & 702 souls) 161 E D
Handmaid's Dagger +10 (Titanite Slab ×1 & 810 souls) 170 D D

The data displayed above are current as of Patch App 1.15 Regulation 1.35.

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