Well since this is opinion based, I'd say I prefer the Scythe, but many players swear by the Great Scythe. I dislike the R1 for the Scythe, and I find that's the move I use most. The R2 is overall better for the Great Scythe, because it hits faster and moves forward (so you can attack them with it, unlike the Scythe, where they have to be attacking you). I hear the jump attack, the run attack, and the roll attack for the Great Scythe are the bomb, but I don't rely on those moves when I have no poise and defense its kinda dangerous to attack someone when it won't stun them, and will probably kill me if they hit. I prefer the Scythe, but I'm still voting the Great Scythe, because I know the moveset for it is considered PvP good.
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