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The time is almost here and as these boards get more active, wanted to take a moment and put together a site resource for newcomers and veterans alike. For those new to our community, welcome! We hope you find your stay here enjoyable, and feel free to reach out to anyone in the admin or moderation team with your questions, we're all here to help facilitate the community! This thread will also contain sections for general gaming resources from our sites. Please if you see a thread that you feel merits inclusion, share it here.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS OF THIS THREAD
  1. GENERAL
  2. PVE
  3. PVP
  4. COVENANTS
  5. LORE
  6. WEAPONS AND GEAR
  7. MAGIC
  8. STATS AND BUILDS
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General

Here are some really useful links for those just starting out into Drangleic!

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PvE

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PvP

  • Juutas' Dark Souls 2 Parrying Guide Series: Part 1 / Part 2

  • Ragnarok share his tips for newcomers to PvP in a detailed PvP Guide

  • Beginner Tips Thread: a thread of tips posted by community members to help people just getting started with PvP
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Covenants

  • Guidelines for Usermade Covenants and Roleplay: RP is serious business! To maintain cordial relations, please consult here before delving into the deep world of user made covenants and roleplay.

  • Character Bio Compendium: Interested in roleplay/fan fiction? Submit your character's lore and backstory here to be indexed! Whether you are engaging or user made covenant roleplay or are just a creative writer, this is the place to share your creations!
  • User Made Covenants: Database for the active user made covenants on the forums including links to their respective covenant threads.
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Weapons and Gear

  • Research on Dual Wielding Power Stance: better understand what goes into this new mechanic

  • Full Armour Showcase: if you want to know just how every armour set looks in the game, check out this thread and accompanying videos.

  • Dagger Research: A thread that takes a look at the more hidden qualities of daggers, such as weight, stamina consumption and reach, to name a few.
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Magic

  • All Magic Showcase: a visual video reference of every hex, miracle, pyromancy and sorcery in the game.
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Stats and Builds

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Added some new threads to some of the categories and a table of contents to the first post.

As always if you see a thread that has relevant value to the community, please share it here and I will add!
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