[PH:218]A greataxe has high crits, dealing an extra 1d12 damage at levels 1-10, 2d12 damage at levels 11-20, or 3d12 damage at level 21-30, on a critical hit.. Ardents, avengers, barbarians, battleminds, fighters, paladins, rangers, wardens, and warlords are proficient with all military melee weapons, including the greataxe. I'm currently making a pyro-caster build, and I've hit a wall as to which weapon I should transpose from the Soul of a Demon. Smough's Hammer (Ascend a +10 Hammer or Great Hammer. 6 years ago. Weapon Art: Demonic Flare Briefly cause flame within to flare, and smash it upon earth and foes. My gut tells me to go for the Demon's Fist since it has a smaller strength requirement, but I just can't help admiring the stats on the Demon's Greataxe. Demon's Greataxe is a Boss Weapon in Dark Souls 3. This greataxe, a favorite among demons, contains the strength of fire. The Large Club can be found in Blighttown, guarded by two Infested Barbarians with boulders that they hold above their heads.) Lifehunt Scythe (Ascend a +10 Scythe Halber, Scythe or Whip. Notes and Tips: A greataxe is a military two-handed melee weapon in the axe weapon group. Skill: Demonic Flare Briefly cause flame to flare, and smash it upon earth and foes. No. TLDR: Yes the Great Sword is superior to the Great Axe because it has more dependable damage output. The Great Scythe is located in the upper levels of the Catacombs.) The Demon's Greataxe is a great axe Weapon in Dark Souls 3. So you will kill enemies with fewer hits. Demon's Greataxe is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3. Even when you boost the average damage from the great axe beyond the great sword, this is done by having a higher chance to critically hit and deal more damage on average by a critical hit. Soul of Priscilla. Description This greataxe, a favorite among demons, contains the strength of fire. The demons, born of Chaos, harbor fire, and yet they. The demons, born of Chaos, harbor fire, and yet they are twisted and malformed, such that they were never meant to be. The great club does more damage (I think) and requires less str.