The following threads and pages are dedicated to deeper game mechanics/features. Various topics are discussed, full of insights and lively debate. People interested in digging into the nitty gritty of the game are encouraged to check out these links, explore and see just how deep the rabbit hole goes. Please forward any discussion threads and pages not listed here to the organizers and we will add to this page as the game's knowledge evolves.
Dark Souls University
All Dark Souls Secrets Revealed *Spoilers*
- Thread dedicated to discovering any hidden secrets/easter eggs and to discovering the use of the Pendant. Heavy spoiler alert,
Crystal Magic Weapon Test Data
- Thread focused on the application of the Crystal Magic Weapon Buff.
- Thread focused on the application of the Darkmoon Blade Buff.
Sunlight Blade Test Data Thread
- Thread focused on the application of the Sunlight Blade Buff.
Effectiveness of Armor Defense Compared to Weight and Poise
- This page is an examination of the relationship between armor and poise and is a useful reference for anyone looking for the most bang for their buck.
Armor Sorted by Poise and Poise/Weight
- Useful thread that lists all the armor pieces in the game and sorts them by useful metrics.
- Very useful resource for anyone looking for reliable co-op at various levels. Can also be applied to PvP.
Magic Adjustment Value of Catalysts
- This page focuses on the magic adjustments of the different catalysts at different stats, and can help a player choose the best one for their build.
Magic Adjustment Values of Talismans
- The magic adjustments of the different talismans at different stats, and can help a player choose the best one for their build.
Weapons and Magic: What to Use
- A comprehensive look at all of your offensive options.