All Bosses Route

This page shows the +4 route for the All_Bosses category from Dark_Souls_III.

Sellsword Twinblades +4

This is an overview of the +4 All_Bosses route.

Character Creation

  • Pick Assassin Class
  • Pick Fire Gem for gift

Cemetary of Ash

  • Unequip head and chest armor
  • Grab Ashen Estus Remains

Iudex Gundyr

  • Perform 13x R1,
  • Do 2x Charged 2-handed R2s
  • Do 2x Charged 2-handed R2s again after he transformed
  • Finish him with 2 1-handed R1s or 1 2-handed L2
  • Drop Estoc
  • Buy 1x Shortsword and 1x Dagger
  • Infuse Shortsword with Fire Gem
  • Light bonfire, equip shortsword while the animation is playing
  • Warp to High Wall of Lothric

High Wall of Lothric

  • Grab 2x Gold Pine Resin
  • Grab 8x Throwing Knives
  • Receive Small Banner from Emma
  • Equip Gold Pine Resin and Throwing Knives

Vordt of the Boreal Valley

  • Dupe (drop) Gold Pine Resin and Tumblebuff on Fire Shortsword
  • 15 Hits to Stagger (No Charge Kill)
  • Quit out at the door

Undead Settlement

  • Grab 2x Alluring Skulls
  • Grab 2x Charcoal Pine bundle
  • Grab Estus Shard
  • Grab Charcoal Pine Resin
  • Kill the lizard and get sharp gem

Curserotted Greatwood

  • Dupe (drop) Charcoal Pine Resin and Tumblebuff
  • Pop Vordt soul and drink Ashen Estus before phase 2
  • Pickup 1x Homeward Bone
  • Perform Greatwood Skip

Undead Settlement #2

  • Use a skull on bridge and Quit out at the door
  • Cast Spook before elevator and drop down
  • Go to Farron Skip spot
  • Quit out at the corner for Farron Skip
  • Perform Farron_Keep_Skip
  • Quit and get Sellswords/Coal
  • Light Farron Keep Perimeter Bonfire

Abyss Watchers

Catacombs of Carthus

  • Kill the Skeleton (3x R1) for the Undead Boneshard
  • Do Catacombs jump to get to Carthus Rouge
  • Pickup 3x Carthus Rouge
  • Grab 1x Large Titanite Shard
  • Grab Gravewarden's Ashes

High Lord Wolnir

  • Check High_Lord_Wolnir for more information on Wolnir
  • Tumblebuff 1x Charcoal Pine Resin and start the fight.
  • 1st bracelet: 1x 2-handed charged R2 and 1x 2-handed R2
  • 2nd bracelet: 8x R1s
  • 3rd bracelet: (quick kill) 4 R1s + 2R1s
  • Pop Watcher's Soul
  • Light Bonfire and run to bridge
  • Use Spook and Dupe with throwing knife before the drop
  • Grab Large shard
  • Light Abandoned Tomb bonfire
  • Bone to Firelink Shrine
  • Give Gravewardens Ashes
  • Buy 12x Titanite Shards, 11x Bones (3x Carthus Rouge if you missed Catacombs Jump)
  • Give Coal
  • Reinforce +4 Twinblades
  • Infuse Twinblades with Sharp Gem
  • Reinforce and Allot Estus
  • Level up: 39 Dexterity
  • Burn Undead Boneshard
  • Warp to Farron Keep Perimeter

Farron Keep Perimeter

  • Grab 4x Green Blossom
  • Grab Grass Crest Shield and equip it
  • Run to Sage

Crystal Sage

  • Parry, use Charcoal Pine Bundle, Riposte and hit him with 4x L1s or Instant Soulmass kill
  • Grab and equip Herald Armor

Cathedral of the Deep

  • Light Chapel Bonfire
  • Grab Estus Shard
  • Grab Lloyd's Sword Ring
  • Daggerwalk towards Deacons
  • Equip Lloyd´s Sword Ring

Deacons of the Deep

  • Use Charcoal Pine Bundle for phase 2
  • Bone to Last Bonfire
  • Enter DLC1 and Bone to Firelink to unlock the Snowfield bonfire
  • Warp to High Lord Wolnir bonfire

Irithyll of the Boreal Valley

  • Use 1x Carthus Rouge
  • Kill the Pontiff Beast
  • 2x L1 on the head to stagger, L1+R1+L1 to kill
  • Equip Pontiff Ring
  • Perform Irithyll_Skip
  • Light Distant Manor Bonfire
  • Make your way through the sewer
  • Use Alluring Skull on dogs

Pontiff Sulyvahn

  • Parry, riposte, 2x L1s, parry, riposte, L1s

Anor Londo

  • Grab Easterner's Ashes

Aldrich, Devourer of Gods

Irithyll Dungeon

  • Spook quit out
  • Grab Undead Bone Shard from Gilligan's body
  • Light Profaned Capital bonfire
  • Spook quit out to the bridge down low

Yhorm the Giant

  • Use Stormruler and flip a coin
  • Pop Deacons Soul after Yhorm dies

Lothric Castle

  • Dupe Deacons Soul after killing Emma

Dancer of the Boreal Valley

  • Use 1x Carthus Rouge while walking into the altar.
  • 8 L1s to stagger
  • Light Lothric Castle bonfire
  • Equip Assassin Head/Chest and Herald Gloves/Pants. (This will survive one insta-charge from Oceiros with 10 Vigor)
  • Consume Aldrich soul with Spook at the elevator (press use but select no before, spook + throw knife )
  • Drop down from the elevator
  • Pick up 1x Titanite Chunk after falling down.

Oceiros, The Consumed King

  • Use Gold Pine Resin and Blossom
  • 6 L1s to Stagger
  • Grab Path of the Dragon gesture
  • Go through illusionary wall
  • Light Untended Graves bonfire
  • Warp to Profaned Capital bonfire

Profaned Capital

  • Pickup Xanthous Ashes
  • Sit and get warped to Archdragon Peak

Archdragon Peak

  • Make your way to Wyvern

Ancient Wyvern

  • Dupe Yhorm Soul before CSS
  • Perform Chain_Snake_Skip
  • Pickup and equip Ring of Steel Protection
  • Make your way through Archdragon Peak Top
  • Light Great Belfry bonfire
  • Grab Dragon Chaser's Ashes
  • Bone to Firelink Shrine
  • Give Ashes to maiden
  • Buy 11x Gold Pine Resin, 11x Gold Pine Bundles, 11x Large Shards, 11x Chunks,
  • Upgrade Sellsword´s Twinblades to +9
  • Reinforce Estus +2
  • Level up: 20 Vigor and 19 Endurance or 29 Endurance
  • Burn Undead Bone Shard
  • Warp to Lothric Castle

Lothric Castle

  • Quit out through dragonfire and cancel fall damage at the ledge, heal at the star of the fight if you didn't get it

Dragonslayer Armor

  • Check Dragonslayer_Armour for strategies on this boss
  • 5 L1s for first stagger
  • Spam L1s to kill
  • Make your way into the archives

Grand Archives

Twin Princes, Lorian and Lothric

  • Check Twin_Princes_Lothric_and_Lorian for strategies on this boss
  • Use Gold Pine Resin
  • Phase 1: L1
  • Phase 2: L1s to kill older brother
  • Use Dragonslayer Soul and dupe it while waiting for the death animation
  • Bone back to Firelink Shrine
  • Warp to Untended Graves

Untended Graves

Champion Gundyr

  • Use Gold Pine Bundle
  • 3 L1´s, parry, 3L1´s, parry, 2 L1´s, wait until he gets up, 3 L1´s
  • Bone to Firelink
  • Perform Place_Souls_Skip
  • Level up: 20 Vigor and 29 Endurance
  • Buy Slab
  • Upgrade Sellsword´s Twinblades to +10
  • Kill Firekeeper to cancel the auto warp to the Kiln.
  • Warp to Snowfield

Painted World of Ariandel

  • Make your way through the Snow field
  • Perform Vilhelm_Skip (Light Depths of Painting Bonfire in Deathcam)

Sister Friede

  • Use Gold Pine Resin
  • Phase 1: L1
  • Phase 2: Throw dagger at Friede, Run to left corner, L1 Ariandel.
  • Phase 3: Reapply Gold Pine Resin and use blossom, L1 her when coming down from the opener attack and backstab her after her first attack, kill her
  • Go to DLC2

The Dreg Heap

  • Drop to Earthen Peak
  • Perform Angel_Skip
  • If low estus/health, light bonfire before Demon Prince and rest

Demon Prince

  • Use Gold Pine Resin
  • Phase 1: Kill Demon from Below then Demon in Pain
  • Phase 2: Apply Carthus Rouge and do 6x L1s before he transforms. Use Green Blossom, Kill Boss
  • Pickup Banner and Warp to The Ringed City

The Ringed City

  • Quit out to Judicator and use 1x Gold Pine Bundle, 5 hits to kill
  • Perform Upper_Partake_Skip
  • Equip storm ruler and unequip helmet to stay below 70% equip load, use divine blessing on elevator
  • Light Inner Wall Bonfire
  • Go to the elevator and do Elevator_Clip

Darkeater Midir

  • Use Gold Bundles (keep at least 3)
  • Use Dark Sign to last rested bonfire


  • Grab Chloranthy Ring +3 and equip it, unequip the staff to stay below 70%
  • Pick up 3x Budding Green Blossoms
  • Use Gold Bundle on Judicator
  • Use Gold Pine Resin for Rest
  • Use Green Blossom while waiting for Halflight
  • Take the elevator up
  • If low on health/estus, bone to last rested bonfire after you teleport

Slave Knight Gael

  • Use Budding Blossoms for P1 and P2
  • Bone to Firelink Shrine
  • Interact with the bonfire to get warped to the Flameless Shrine.
  • During the warp, bone to Last Rested bonfire to immediately get warped to the Kiln start.

Kiln of the First Flame

Soul of Cinder

  • Use Gold Pine Resin and Budding Green Blossom
  • Link the First Flame, Press no to NG+ Prompt
  • Warp to Depths of Painting

Painted World of Ariandel

Champion Gravetender

  • Bundle for wolfs if you have at least 2
  • Use Gold Pine Resin
  • Bone to Firelink Shrine
  • Warp to Great Belfry

Archdragon Peak

Nameless King

  • Use Golden Pine Resin
  • Phase 1: 4 head hits to stagger
  • Phase 2: 7 hits to transition, 3 more to stagger
  • Bone to Firelink Shrine
  • Warp to Abandoned Tomb

Smouldering Lake

Old Demon King

  • Use Gold Pine Bundle
  • L1s 5-3-2
  • Quit out when you see boss defeated
  • Check your In-game time.