Rune Sword
Rune Sword
3-2 (Corpse)
Black Phantom Ostrava of Boletaria (Drop)
Weapon type Straight Sword
Attack type Regular/Piercing
Icon Physical Attack Power Icon Magic Attack Power Icon Fire Attack Power
30 140 0
Req. Param. Param. Bonus
Strength Dexterity Magic Faith Strength Dexterity Magic Faith
10 0 0 0 D E - 0
Icon Bleeding Icon Poison Icon Plague Icon Critical
- - - -
Icon Damage Reduction Icon Guard Break Reduction Icon Durability Icon Item Weight
0 0 80 2.0
+30 Magic Defense while in use

The Rune Sword is a Straight Sword in Demon's Souls.


In-Game Description

An exquisitely crafted golden sword.
Its physical attack power is negligible, but it is enhanced with powerful spells and protects its wielder from magic.
It is a legendary hero's weapon that forms a matching set with the Rune Shield.


Attack Description
One-handed R1 Horizontal cuts
One-handed R2 Thrust plus vertical cut with second input
Two-handed R1 Vertical cuts
Two-handed R2 Up to two wide horizontal cuts
Running/Backstep attack Horizontal cut
Rolling attack Uppercut
Push Quick push
One-handed L1 Block
One-handed L2 Horizontal cut


The Rune Sword can be upgraded by Blacksmith Ed with Colorless Demon's Souls