Best Faith Builds in Demon’s Souls

Best Faith Builds in Demon's Souls

Demon’s Souls has many potential weapons and spells to use. Choosing a build that is effective and fun to play can be difficult. Faith builds allow you to cast miracles, not to be confused with magic. Here are the best versions of Faith in Demon’s Souls.


The Paladin uses miracles to heal and stay alive as long as possible in battle, so you won’t have to rely on Moon Grass. Healing and regeneration will restore your HP. Cure will cure any ailment. Second Chance revives you on death, but can only be cast once per area, so choose wisely. Knight’s Shield is one of the best shields in the game and will allow you to block most damage. Istarelle is a faith scaling weapon which is hard to get until this weapon has upgraded a standard weapon to blessed, adding that faith scaling is the best option .

  • Primary Stat: Faith, Stamina.
  • Secondary Stat: Vitality, Intelligence.
  • Weapons: Talisman of God, Istarelle or Blessed Weapon of your choice.
  • Shield: Knight’s Shield.
  • Armor: Anything that allows you to make a medical roll.
  • Ring: Heartfelt Prayer Ring, Regenerator Ring.
  • Spells: Healing, Healing, Regeneration, Second Chance.


Moon Knight

The Moon Knight uses the Moonlight Greatsword in battle. This weapon only scales with Faith and only deals magic damage. The Moonlight Greatsword must be two-handed, unless you are casting miracles or spells, with the Beasts Talisman in your off-hand. The Beast Talisman is used for healing miracles and occasional damage miracles such as God’s Wrath. However, this talisman is unique in that you can also cast spells with it. Allowing you to add more ranged damage such as Soul Arrow and Flame Toss to the build. You can also use Protection to increase the amount of physical damage you take.

  • Primary Stat: Faith, Stamina.
  • Secondary stat: vitality, some intelligence and magic.
  • Weapons: Moonlight Greatsword, Beast Talisman.
  • Shield: No shield.
  • Armor: Anything that allows you to make a medical roll.
  • Ring: Ring of Heartfelt Prayer, Ring of Great Strength.
  • Spells: Heal, Heal, Regeneration, Divine Wrath, Protection, Soul Arrow, Flamethrower.

For more Demon’s Souls guides, check out Best Weapons in Demon’s Souls and Best Magical Builds in Demon’s Souls