OPTIONAL: UNDEAD DRAGON, VALLEY OF THE
Step out of Blighttown’s tunnel into the Valley of the Drakes and follow the
cliff to your right. Cross the long wooden bridge and continue until you see a
giant sleeping Undead Dragon blocking
your path. Once you attack, it will wake up, but it will never move from its
initial position. Its main attacks are vomiting poisonous liquid or slamming
its claw down. As long as you keep a safe distance of about 20 feet, you can use any kind of
ranged attack to defeat this beast. Fireball works great.
drops a Dragon Scale. You can now safely grab the loot it was guarding, too, which
includes Astora’s Straight Sword, the
Dragon Crest Shield, and the soul of
a proud knight. Astora’s Straight Sword has grade C scaling in strength,
dexterity, and magic, and has a physical attack value of 80 and a magic attack
value of 80. In other words, it’s a good weapon.
Now is the perfect time to use a Homeward Bone to return to the Blighttown Swamp bonfire.