Elden Ring options plenty of mini bosses within the open world setting and these encounters are sometimes troublesome as these bosses even have common enemies round them. This information will assist you to discover and defeat the Lion Guardian mini boss in Elden Ring.
Where to Find Lion Guardian in Elden Ring
Lion Guardian is a mini boss in Elden Ring. The first occasion the place you face this creature is in Stormveil Castle. You can discover the boss simply on the entrance of Divine Tower of Limgrave.
You can discover 4 extra Lion Guardians in Caelid. One of those is within the southeastern area of Caelid, while two could be present in Redmane Castle, close to the doorway. The final Lion Guardian is present in Fort Gael.
Every time you face them, they don’t set off a correct boss battle, which means that their well being doesn’t seem on the backside of the display screen like all different bosses within the sport.
How to Defeat Lion Guardian in Elden Ring
Lion Guardian is likely one of the quickest bosses within the sport. He is extraordinarily agile and discovering a gap to assault him generally is a enormous problem in itself. He will repeatedly bounce round and use the curved sword in his mouth and can comply with up these assaults with slashes from his claws.
Almost all of his assaults will knock you again, regardless of how a lot poise you’ve got. And after virtually all of his assaults, Lion Guardian jumps again to keep up distance from you.
Lion Guardian additionally has a leap assault which is all the time adopted by two strikes from his paws. Dodging these strikes does typically go away a gap to assault him.
Start the battle by sneaking up on Lion Guardian. Get in just a few assaults earlier than you even should cope with his jumps and dashes across the space. Keep on closing the areas as Lion Guardian’s jumps will miss in case you are near him and you’ll benefit from his misplaced jumps.
Use the limitations within the enviornment. Lion Guardian could be very aggressive and discovering a break in the course of the battle is a uncommon occasion. Most of the time, the place you discover Lion Guardian, there may be all the time some type of cowl round you. Use these to create a distance between your self and the mini boss to both heal, or to make use of your ranged assaults.
Don’t summon spirit. Though spirits are a beneficial asset in lots of fights, Lion Guardian is just too aggressive and quick for them. Summons is not going to be of any assist and infrequently land a single hit on the boss, so don’t summon them pondering they may ease up the boss for you. The solely potential summons you might use are the Tankiest summons in your stock, simply as a distraction for the boss.
Use ranged Ashes of War. Ashes of War like Frost Stomp are very helpful as they cowl a wider space and as a consequence of his ridiculous mobility, Lion Guardian is sure to step into the assault space and get broken. Meaning, AoE assaults are good expertise to battle Lion Guardian.
Since the primary and probably essentially the most troublesome Lion Guardian you face is the one you discover in Stormveil, since you must battle plenty of enemies to get to him, you might be low on sources and are beneath levelled to face him.
You can cheese him be getting him to comply with you to the doorway of the citadel and put him between you and the ballista capturing enemies right here. These enemies will hit Lion Guardian and so they are likely to deal plenty of injury.
Just take note to filter the melee enemies beforehand so that you don’t find yourself getting cornered by 100 indignant dudes with spears.