A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 3. Man, that'd be like... three scythes. Member. The designers did an A+ job with my modeling). Beating them requires tactics which you would never even think existed in a Souls game. Because no other boss I’ve faced has double digit tries, just Friede. To me Friede is the hardest boss in any soulsborne game. The three stages makes sense lorewise and it's just a beautiful fight that some people won't appreciate because they don't have the time or skill to enjoy. Saved by Medit8b1. Friede took me about 20+ tries to beat. But they are nothing compared to Orphan of Kos, nowhere near the same level. xD My friede scythe charrie (Named Allegra ) is one of my naughty characters (invade a lot with her) and she hasn't been parried yet though I've watched them sit there and try. There is never such a thing as "too many" attempts for anything in these games. I can't get Sister Friede to activate. Sister Friede is the worst boss fight in the game. Yes her 3rd phase can be bullshit. Start a thread . She's a great boss. Friede is probably the boss I have co-op'd the most because I love the fight! Every 10 deaths or so I got a little bit better and realized I was just a few corrected moves away from beating her. I did this after my 12 death and after that I finished her when I was able to focus better. She gets up with a full health bar, a second scythe and new and more deadly attacks. I had been holding onto this for a while but I see a lot of boss fight discussion on here and I needed to say this. Note: This was pretty much a practice fight and done on my first attempt. Souls players are honestly just impossible to satisfy. I'd maybe add Darkeater Midir (don't care what anyone says, that fight is epiiiic). 87. I felt like absolute garbage at the game the entire time. He is bound and tied to a chair where he sinks his head inside a large Lordvessel-like bowl (a Patera), which he uses as a weapon. I agree. Glass cannon build, 2h greatsword an nekkid haha. The best way to counter this attack is to find her before she unleashes the attack, as she will spend several moments winding up the attack. Just when Dark Souls players thought that the bosses couldn't get any harder and only go up to second phases, along came Sister Friede from the Ashes of Ariandel DLC. When Ashes of Ariandel released she was widely praised as the crowning achievement of the DLC, of Dark Souls 3 in general and quite a few also saw her as the pinnacle of boss design in the entire Dark Souls trilogy. I thought the fight was the shining moment of the dlc, without it, that dlc wouldn't have squat. Just repeatedly knock her down and the fights done in 60 seconds. Dancer took me close to 100 tries on my first run, not even kidding. Sister Friede will swipe her scythe to send a long wedge of frostbite toward you, which makes it harder to defeat them. and she does the invisible thing all the time and I want to know how can I find her while she's invisible and I … It was added in the Ashes of Ariandel DLC. Dragon Age Character Portraits Character Art Character Ideas Character Design High Fantasy Fantasy Art Fantasy Characters Female Characters. She has a diverse moveset, multiple phases each with their own tricks/'gimmicks', she can cause status issues, she has huge AoE attacks, and she can close a gap and kill you before you have time to sip an estus. Friede is objectively better than like, 95% of bosses in the entire franchise. Guess we just had different game experiences, The invisibility is actually easy to punish. November 2020. I … Or do people generally like it and those guys are kind of outliers? The fight itself is amazing, but when you consider all the possible lore interpretations it can make either of you seem like the villain in the scenario. One major issue though is working tight corridors. A community dedicated to everything about Dark Souls 3. Press J to jump to the feed. But then I was listening to the bonfire side chat podcast episode on it and all three of those guys spent an hour really hating on it for a whole bunch of reasons, and it seemed to center around it having 3 stages. Like you said...you get one shot otherwise. So no, people don't hate Sister Friede. It is the first of two expansions, the other being The Ringed City. He doesn't have too much moves and they can be predicted. Seriously. Her fight is phenomenal in every way. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Friede is the eldest of the three sisters who founded the Sable Church of Londor, the others being Yuria and Liliane. Nov 28, 2020 #196 ... Facebook Twitter Reddit Pinterest Tumblr WhatsApp Email Link. For me dodging and hitting the head repeatedly until he became stunned always worked for me. Friede, along with Father Ariandel, is a three-phase boss fight because your sanity is an afterthought to the developers. read our faq . read our faq . The only reason I kept going is because I was so close to beating her every time. Freide took a while for me too but i found her much easier than him. Discussion. She gave me a sword that has black flames on it for my service,so I'd say she's pretty cool. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. easily one of the easiest bosses, but also yielding one of the most interesting weapons I'm confident we've finally talked about all the major lore points in the DLC. You know what? Wish I had known I could do that back then, No, lie it was the demon princes I absolutely love the fight, honestly have me some good o+s vibes, but I could not make it through the fight I'd get too greedy or play to passive or not read tells right, I mean sure they're a speed bump on the way to the ringed City now, but they almost made me quit the dlc and now I absolutely love them, Honestly I think demon princes are easy. Over two thousand people voted, so while it still is a rather small part of the community, it is statistically enough to understand how the community in general feels about her. But I can see how they would be difficult. Well, if you want to use Friede's Scythe you don't have to worry about metas because outside of skilled hands it's abysmal for PvP, except against opponents who are newer than you or don't have the DLC. 30-35 tries and I just could not nail it. I like the final boss of the second dlc a lot too, but he's gotta take second place to her, She's a good boss fight, especially at the first time you fight her and find out she has a third stage and you have 2 estus left. Well Sister Friede can escape targeting however many bosses can do that. In the painting, the scythe is a symbol of a long-lost home, possibly explaining Elfriede's preference for it. As for Midir I don’t know what tactics you’re using. Glitched? You can find her when she goes invisible. A video of me beating Friede and Father Ariandel on New Game Plus 7 perfectly and by myself. I played Persona 3, a mere three separate health bars means nothing to me. Sister Friede is an Unkindled, suggesting that she attempted to link the First Flame or usurp it but failed, resulting in her being resurrected as ash.Having abandoned the Sable Church, she happened upon Ariandel's Painted World. Unless it's a dumb drop that you have convinced yourself you can survive by falling a specific way and hitting a certain statue before you hit the ground without the silver cat ring.. And I'll do it again damnit lol, Doesnt matter how many tries it takes, as long as you keep pushing and finally beat the boss. This keeps me at full strength for the third phase, the real fight. Wasn’t until my third playthrough that I learned how to cheese the first two parts and take on the third phase at full strength. ... help Reddit App Reddit coins Reddit premium Reddit gifts. (Plus have you seen that face? Press J to jump to the feed. Just watch out for the animation she does when she goes stealth and run towards her. The boss is supposed to be challenging, it's Dark Souls DLC. Darkeater Midir. She's pleasant enough company.....though a bit shrewish and prone to laying about with a flail.Not disagreeable, would eat: 9/10, I'd eat her, but not in the way you would. My opinion? (6hit combo...never gonna roll that one perfectly lol) So I agree on Friede beeing bullshit sometimes, but I can't agree on Midir. The second phase is piss easy to kite, but I can hardly get to it because I cannot dodge get invisible grab attack thing. If you don't catch her through...damm. Also she … Honestly, there is a limit on how many times you can try a boss fight solo before you realize there's no point. Sister Friede is a fairly standard scythe wielder and her melee won’t trouble you if you’re already a veteran of that sort of nonsense. Took me over 20 tries but when I FINALLY killed him i felt such a rush. She also appears in the "Usurpation of the Fire" ending, kneeling alongside with Yuria. Keep fighting her and it will be really easy to punish her turning invisible, with a backstab. Do people actually hate this boss on the whole? My first run on Sister Friede at around SL120 was rough. It doesn't make it unfair at all. Sister Friede is by far the most BS-ridden, RNG-based and unfair boss in all Souls games. If you feel like you aren't improving after 10 deaths I would stop, take a break and try again later. Next: pyromancy doesn't affect frostbite buildup, unless you're using the "Profuse Sweat" pyromancy. Start a new thread to share your experiences with like-minded people. User Info: Shippu_Xabungle. So no, people don't hate Sister Friede. It's something for the elites to keep themselves busy, but nothing the ordinary player should feel guilty about for not doing. The thing that made the fight hard for me was the endurance factor, three phases one after the other. The first phase is so boring at this point but the second phase is a 50/50 chance of getting past that with decent amount of flasks and the third phase is actually where it’s fun. Sister Friede is the only boss in all of Dark Souls 1, ... Facebook Twitter Reddit Pinterest Tumblr WhatsApp Email Link. What boss took you the most tries? The real fight is in phase 3, it's not a real long endurance fight like the Ringed City bosses despite having similar amounts of health. I’d say she was the hardest boss for me in the whole game though once i learned you could shield block a few of her shots in stage 3 she wasn’t bad at all, Now I just cheese the whole fight with LKGS and the Gnaw spell. Taking 35 tries was actually damaging my self esteem haha. Like the crystal sage. Then Sister Friede races towards you to swing the scythe up in her huge damaging attack move. I ended up at around 10-15 tries. "Despite having a million benefits, I really disliked the fact that the fight had 3 phases. A great scythe wielded by Sister Elfriede, with a curved blade thinly coated by Painted World frost that easily breaks the guard of shields. Theres no limit lol. Oct 28, 2017 5,120. Sister friede Discussion Not really a hard boss, but it's kinda tricky. I lied. Discussion. Hearing all these “50+ tries” is making me feel better. And she spams it constantly. But Friede is killing me. I find sister friede among the easiest boss if you summoned people.I always put my sign to fight here and me and host just stunlocked her to death.But if you solo her,i consider her to be the hardest boss. I learned the secret to Midir, can do him in 1-2 tries now, but princes still give me trouble. His head is disproportionately small by comparison to his body, and his limbs are long and thin. Friede's Great Scythe is a Weapon in Dark Souls 3. 1 Availability 2 Characteristics 3 Moveset 4 Upgrades Obtained by transposingthe Soul of Sister Friede with Ludleth of Courland for 10,000 souls. Sister Friede and Midir are openly bullshit though. Admittely, I just spent six hours before I finalyl beat her. It took me 50+ tries to finally beat her. The one girl I need to "show the flame" is upstairs painting a picture, I exhausted her dialogue and nothing happened. Sister Friede is my favorite boss in Dark Souls, and while I can definitely understand why people prefer other bosses (there are so many excellent bosses in Souls), I can't for the life of me understand how could a Souls fan dislike Friede. I never found Friedes invisibility to be that difficult to deal with. Its cost on release was $14.99, or it could be downloaded with the Season Pass. It would even make sense to have Gael as the final boss of DLC1 since he's actually a part of the world and involved in things around there, and he convinces/forces us to go to the Painted World of Ariandel. That logic doesn't even really make sense when you think about it. Then there's the 3rd phase where she moves faster than the damn frames on your screen. Demon prince took me over 30 tries because I'd get greedy in first phase. I thought the 2 on 1 section was probably the most fair 2 on 1 portion of all the bosses, and I thought it really had an epic feel. First phase can be cheesed by using a heavy weapon (I use LKGS). level 1. Seeing her break furniture when she jumped was all I needed, and I managed to dodge her grab attack pretty well. She's definitely my favorite fight in 3. We go to Ashes of Ariandel to rekindle flame in the Painted world of Ariandel, which Ariandel refuses to do. it's just a beautiful fight that some people won't appreciate because they don't have the time or skill to enjoy. Didn’t summon help cause I wanted to do it by myself first. (I believe midirs laser still kills you at 35 VIG), New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. She is one of the three sisters of the Sable Church of Londor, the other two being Yuria and Friede. Sister Friede's invisible grab attack will kill you in one shot, it homes in on you from any angle, and the only way to avoid it is to get lucky by finding her while she's invisible or memorize the tiny window of flying snow animations to find out which direction she flew in. I open a shortcut out a dungeon full of flies and back into the chapel. I can not understand for the life of me what people like about this boss. Sister Friede by Jim Ip. It also deals massive damage. Sister Friede and Isshin are up there too. That's a lot of scythes. Hardest boss in the game by far for me. Translation of 'Sister Friede' by Yuka Kitamura (Yuka Kitamura) from Pseudo-Latin to English Deutsch English Español Français Hungarian Italiano Nederlands Polski Português (Brasil) Română Svenska Türkçe Ελληνικά Български Русский Српски العربية فارسی 日本語 한국어 When this frostbite explodes it raises your frostbite meter. Shippu_Xabungle 3 years ago #1. Defiled Watchdog gets a mention too, if only because of all the tears of everyone who wanted that Platinum. The second phase can be cheesed with the spell Dorthys Gnawing. Forums. I actually thought it was really cool. Like a weight had been lifted off my shoulders. Am I in the minority here? The recent poll proves that this hasn't changed much - she was surpassed by the final boss of The Ringed City, but is still very much loved. Between her … Well...I personally love her lore and personality. I have the time and skill to enjoy a boss fight but for Friede I think the boss should have been centered more around Father Ariandel than Friede. RELATED: Dark Souls 3: What Undead Bone Shards Are Used For (And Where To Find Them All) So I really liked this fight, and I thoroughly enjoyed playing through it on my first playthrough and at SL1 (shameless self-promotion here: https://youtu.be/g6Hk5YO4BwY ) and I thought it was one of the best fights in the whole series, even though the dlc as a whole was a little lackluster. It was released on October 21st, 2016 for Xbox One, and on October 24th, 2016 for PlayStation 4 and PC. Even if you listen to the audio instead of watching for the visuals it's so hard to roll through that attack. Sister Friede is extremely close to making me quit DS3. LossAversion. Worst as in, it's like a laundry list of bad ideas. You will end up needing some tries to get back in flow, but it's really no use if you start tilting. Midir was hard too but not 50 attempts hard. The first one is usually Blackflame Friede’s starting point. Darkeater Midir and Twin princes both took me 15+ tries my first time. bIuerain 4 years ago #1. Gaming Forum. So in my last run Friede was really big trouble for me as well. But you will not be able to see this version until it is too late. Sister friede is really fun to fight though, easily my fave fight in the soulsborne seriew, Slave knught gael took me just over 22hrs of repetition over 4-5 days to beat. Sister Friede (DS3) Fume Knight (DS2) Sir Alonne (DS2) Demon of Hatred (Sekiro) Father Owl (Sekiro) Orphan of Kos (Bloodborne) Weirdly enough, I had no issues beating Sword Saint Isshin on any of my playthroughs. Father Ariandel is a giant, deformed monstrosity covered in feathers, with long black hair and a decayed face. Another phase done in 60 seconds. Unpopular opinion I know but I just beat her yesterday after two hours of trying and I just need to rant. Gaming Forum. Sister Friede's invisible grab attack will kill you in one shot, it homes in on you from any angle, and the only way to avoid it is to get lucky by finding her while she's invisible or memorize the tiny window of flying snow animations to find out which direction she flew … (Except for that laser maybe...), Generally these bosses are end game stuff and I would never approach them with less then 35 VIG. Ariandel is hugely weak to bleed and one cast takes off massive chunks of his health. I do not like the Sister Friede boss fight. These last few videos weren't super fun to make, but i'm glad they're done. It's hardly a matter of skill and more of sanity and luck. I do NOT like this boss, for me she is the hardest boss in the series for me (Besides Midir, oh god Midir) I hate the fact that she hits so hard while being one of if not the fastest boss in the game. Liliane is a mentioned character in Dark Souls III. People just like to get on their soap boxes and blow things way out of proportion and expand on minor issues as if it was the only metric on the rubric. I just have a knack for them I guess, cause even in NG+8 I solo them and do them in one try. Saved from reddit.com. Just interested to hear some other thoughts on the matter. This makes it hard to defeat Father Ariandel. Sister Friede Valkyre Queen Orphan of Kos . I've done that. A certain braille tome from that place is said to have been first spoken by her.1 Very little is known about Liliane apart from this. Recently there was a "best Dark Souls 3 boss" poll, and Sister Friede was rated the second best - and second hardest - in the game. Ashes of Ariandel is downloadable content for the game Dark Souls III. Some even spam but like nuup! I didn't mind that. Start a thread . Recently there was a "best Dark Souls 3 boss" poll, and Sister Friede was rated the second best - and second hardest - in the game. The fight was well tuned, very challenging, but not in an unfair way. It’s her special attacks you have to watch for. Sister Friede is one of the hardest bosses in the Dark Souls trilogy, along with Nameless King and Fume Knight. Breezed through the first part, struggled through the second, and the third part was impossible, over and over and over. Start a new thread to share your experiences with like-minded people. I would've said it was good if it were only 2 incredible phases, but it's 3 incredible phases instead, therefore I hate it." Perhaps. I think that by that time I had such a grasp on the gameplay, that I kinda just instinctively knew what to do. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Beating them solo is like doing a no-hit or fists only run. I've heard all the criticism, but none of it is even slightly convincing. We then go to fight Ariandel to either make him bring flame back or do it ourselves, but instead we fight three phases of Elsa with a big dude crawling with a chair stuck to his ass trying to hit us with a bowl of estus soup. I can spot where she jumps but I can never dodge in the split second before she appeared to attack. Artwork of clerics, paladins, priests, and all sorts of divine warriors. I love this boss, and I believe the majority of the community does as well. I'm by no means a stellar player, but I have beaten all Souls games many times with many types of characters. Probably took me 50+ tries, lost count honestly haha but i did it and now Friede isn’t too bad for me. The ashes of Father Ariandel and Sister Friede combine to revive Sister Friede as Blackflame Friede. 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