Bearer of the Curse


The Bearer of the Curse is the main protagonist of Dark Souls II. Having become an undead, the Bearer loses all memory and travels by compulsion to Drangleic in search of a cure for the curse of undeath. In time, the Bearer is drawn to Majula and finds the Emerald Herald, who tells the Bearer to seek Vendrick, king of Drangleic, in order to cure their affliction and claim the throne. However, in order to find the king, the Bearer must first kill the four Great Ones and claim their power.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least 6-C, possibly Low 6-B | 4-C

Name: Bearer of the Curse

Origin: Dark Souls

Gender: Can be male or female depending on the player's preference

Age: Unknown

Classification: Cursed Undead Warrior, Dark Lord

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Magic, Immortality (Types 1, 2, 4, 7 and 8), Weapon Mastery, Soul Absorption (Can absorb the souls of defeated enemies), Fire Manipulation, Darkness Manipulation, Healing spells and items, Limited Electricity Manipulation with certain miracles, Teleportation via Homeward Bone, Resurrection via Darksign, Light Manipulation, Shapeshifting, Resistance to Magic, Fire, Lightning, Dark, Mind, Soul, Toxin, Curse Manipulation, Petrification and Bleeding effects, Resistance to Statistics Reduction and Power Nullification via resisting Hollowing (Hollowing reduces even the mightiest warriors to dessicated corpses and the Darksign failed to completely suppress the Dark Soul)

Attack Potency: At least Island level+, possibly Small Country level (Should be comparable to other characters capable of slaying Everlasting Dragons) | Star level (Capable of relighting the First Flame like Great Lord Gwyn)

Speed: Massively Hypersonic+ (Can attack with lightning and dodge close range lightning)

Lifting Strength: Class K (Can block attacks from the Pursuer) | At least Class M, likely far higher (Much stronger than before)

Striking Strength: At least Island Class+, possibly Small Country Class | Star Class

Durability: At least Island level+, possibly Small Country level | Star level (Can take hits from Nashandra and Vendrick)

Stamina: Very high (Even when depleted, the Bearer of the Curse can recover full stamina within a few seconds)

Range: Standard melee range to extended melee range with most weapons, dozens of meters with arrows and magic

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment:

Intelligence: Extremely skilled combatant; Capable of fighting knights, demons, dragons and other enemies despite being at a disadvantage against them

Weaknesses: Teleportation isn't really combat effective. Damage dealt by certain hexes is dependent on the number of souls the user has at the time

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

Key: Beginning of Game | End of Game


Notable Victories:

Notable Losses:

Inconclusive Matches:

Start a Discussion Discussions about Bearer of the Curse

  • Dark Souls 2 versus The Game with DS2 Hitboxes

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    • That's cute? The Queenslayer can literally go through the game as a level 1 and still absolutely destroy bosses and treat them as fod...
    • I've already mentioned that this match is on hold due to Bearer going through revisions. I'll close this until the revisions are finished.
  • Type 8 immortality

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    • ok this has been bugging me for the past 2 month, the chosen undead has type 8 immortality, we all agree that both the bearer of the curse and ...
    • Probably cause people are busy. I'm working on a minor revision for all DS MC's so I'll probably throw that in there. So chill dude.
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