Iron Golem? Tarkus never died. Would love to see a confrontation between him and havel. Assuming he is undead, he fell to his doom multiple times, which explains the multiple cracks in the tiling. He never went hollow. How the hell did tarkus go through sens fortress ya know... an area that is full of narrow beams and swinging axes but he died doing the same thing with only the painting guardians in his way?
Damn... Man! How is that an achievement at all... Dude is the Iron Golem's kryptonite, 10/10 would bro it up at the nearby bonfire with a sip from our estus. Why is everyone acting like this guy is some huge badass? Upon making his way to Anor Londo, Tarkus met his end while trying to scale the rafters of the painting room. https://darksouls.fandom.com/wiki/Black_Iron_Tarkus?oldid=331567, , Many players favor Black Iron Tarkus due to his immense strength, his reliability in. Black Iron Tarkus is most likely a knight of Berenike, and is renowned even among his fellow knights for his great strength. As a knight of Berenike renowned even among his fellow knights for his great strength and is the only known individual to have completed the trials of Sen's Fortress and defeated the Iron Golem before the Chosen Undead. there is a berenike knight in the painting of ariamis. Tarkus never dies, he's just missing in action. Tarkus can solo the Iron Golem in Sen's Fortress in a NG.
I think the knights of berenike made it to the painting but tarkus was injured within the painting and chose to die in the world he called home.
*****ing love this guy. Havel the Rock (Dark Souls) Havel's profile. (Considering there's a Berenike knight in the painted world it makes more sense than dying on a lesser version of some of Sen's Fortress). As a knight of Berenike renowned even among his fellow knights for his great strength and is the only known individual to have completed the trials of Sen's Fortress and defeated the Iron Golem before the Chosen Undead. You first encounter him at the top of a tower in Sen's Fortress as a summonable NPC for the Iron Golem boss fight. A knight wearing the Black Iron Set, Black Iron Greatshield, and wielding a Greatsword. Name: Tarkus, Black Iron Tarkus, Iron Knight Tarkus, Classification: Knight of Berenike, Undead, Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Skilled Greatsword and Greatshield Wielder, Immortality (Type 7), Soul Absorption (Due to nature of being undead, can absorb the souls of nearby fallen enemies), Limited Dimensional Travel via the White Sign Soapstone (Can be summoned to another world) Resistance to Magic, Fire, Lightning, Mind, Soul, Toxin, Curse Manipulation, Petrification and Bleeding effects, Resistance to Statistics Reduction and Power Nullification via resisting Hollowing (Hollowing reduces even the mightiest warriors to dessicated corpses and the Darksign failed to completely suppress the Dark Soul), Attack Potency: Likely Island level+, possibly Small Country level (Defeated the Iron Golem who's core is crafted from the bone of an Everlasting Dragon; said creatures could create an artifact capable of covering Archdragon Peak in vicious windstorms), Speed: Massively Hypersonic+ (Scales to the Chosen Undead), Striking Strength: Likely Island Class+, possibly Small Country Class, Durability: Likely Island level+, possibly Small Country level, Stamina: Very high (Comparable to the Chosen Undead, and completed the trials of Sen's Fortress). The placement of the corpse suggests that Tarkus entered Anor Londo and found no other way to progress besides the scaffolding with the painted guardians, his namesake Iron armor leaving him unbalanced on the beams and causing him to fall to his death. Similar design pattern, not to mention the little inserts that make the helmet look like it has four eyes. If you look closely at the tiles on the chapel floor you can see cracks from something extremely heavy landing on it. The Elder Scrolls metaphysics & philosophy, Skilled Greatsword and Greatshield Wielder, create an artifact capable of covering Archdragon Peak in vicious windstorms, https://vsbattles.fandom.com/wiki/Black_Iron_Tarkus?oldid=6923101. Contributions to Fextralife Wikis are licensed under a, Across the bridge to the dead-end room, near the. Iron Knight Tarkus is an NPC Phantom in Dark Souls . According to the Crestfallen Merchant, Black Iron Tarkus met his doom while attempting to visit Anor Londo. Intelligence: Is the only Undead to have completed the trials of Sen's Fortress before the Chosen Undead and is a master swordsman. A knight wearing the Black Iron Set, Black Iron Greatshield, and wielding a Greatsword. He then proceeded to fast roll though the rest of the game. when people wonder if Tarkus arrives home every knight... they know because the all the doors run from him and his couch nails itself to the seeling.