The Samurai is one of 10 starting classes available in Elden Ring. It starts the game with high Dexterity and Endurance stats making it a strong choice for both melee and ranged builds.
Samurai Starting Class Stats
The Samurai Class in Elden Ring is a great choice both melee and ranged focus builds.
Samurai Class Starting Stats:
- 12 Vigor
- 11 Mind
- 13 Endurance
- 12 Strength
- 15 Dexterity
- 9 Intelligence
- 8 Faith
- 8 Arcane
Samurai Starting Equipment And Spells
The Samurai Class in Elden Ring starts with the Uchigatana, Red Thorn Round Shield, Long Bow and Firebone Arrows. This class does not start with any spells.
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Which Class Is Best?
The starting class that’s best for you will depend on your preferences. Do you prefer heavy armor and a big shield? Start with the Vagabond. Do you prefer casting magic spells from range? Pick the Astrologer. Want to use a powerful Katana and Flaming Arrows at the start of the game? Go with Samurai. Each class has its own benefits and drawbacks. For more information click on a class name below or review our complete Class Guide Video for Elden Ring.
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