Elden Ring – Miséricorde / Insane Crit, Stagger Glintblade Phalanx Build Guide & Showcase I INT

Miséricorde is a dagger that scale primarily with Strength and Dexterity, the critical damage of this weapon is outrageous. combined with Glintblade Phalanx Ash of War to easily break enemy poise, makes this weapon the best choice for a crit-focused build.


  • Considered the best critical damage weapon in the game, capable of delivering devastating damage output during backstabs and ripostes, as it has 140 crit point in it, combine with dagger talisman you can dealt insane crit damage to the enemy.
  • Light weight and has a rapid attack speed.

Glintblade Phalanx Ash of War

  • It can deals insane stagger damage, as each magic glintblade deals 10 stance damage, for a total of 40 if all hit the enemy, plus 12 more stance damage when you do follow up attack, making it a strong skill for breaking enemy poise.
  • This skill is very effective, especially when dealing with enemies who consistently dodge your magic attacks, such as Malenia.


  • Just like other daggers, the Miséricorde deals low damage and has a shorter reach, requiring you to get close to enemies and putting you at risk of their attacks. Therefore, having good defense on your character is recommended.
WeaponMiséricordeMore info ‣
Ash of WarGlintblade PhalanxMore info ‣
Incantation 1Golden VowMore info ‣
Incantation 2Black Flame’s ProtectionMore info ‣
SealFinger sealMore info ‣
Talisman 1Shard of AlexanderMore info ‣
Talisman 2Dragoncrest GreatshieldMore info ‣
Talisman 3Dagger TalismanMore info ‣
Talisman 4Assassin’s Crimson DaggerMore info ‣
ArmorScaled SetMore info ‣
Crystal Tear 1Opaline HardtearMore info ‣
Crystal Tear 2Magic-Shrouding Cracked TearMore info ‣
Status Level 150Vigor: 40
Mind: 25
Endurance: 32
Strength: 10
Dexterity: 12
Intelligence: 70
Faith: 30
Arcane: 10
Patch NotesNG+ / Version 1.10More info ‣