Lightning Ascension in Dark Souls
|Lightning Ascension adds lightning damage that equals to the base damage. Each upgrade level will increase lightning damage and base damage, lightning defense of the shields and removes all scaling. This is popular in low level player vs player (PVP) because most armor and shields have low lightning defense and it has no stat scaling.|
Lightning Upgrades are a type of Upgrade in Dark Souls and Dark Souls Remastered. They enable players to "Ascend" weapons and shields in a specific path.
Lightning Upgrade path and Requirements:
Note that each upgrade level requires a number of soul that varies depending on the weapon.
- From Regular +10 to Lightning +0 requires Titanite Chunk only.
- Lightning upgrade from +0 to +4 requires 8 Titanite Chunks to ascend.
- Lightning upgrade from +4 to +5 requires a Titanite Slab.
From +0 to +4
From +4 to +5
- Lightning upgrade from +4 to +5 requires 1 Titanite Slab.