Longsword is a Straight Sword in Elden Ring. The Longsword scales primarily with Strength and is a good Weapon for melee users who want to remain mobile during combat. It's a pretty common standard sword, well balanced and usually a starting weapon for players until they find better equipment later. A straight sword with a double-edged blade. In addition to its easily-inflicted standard damage, this well- balanced weapon can also perform powerful piercing attacks.