Short to Medium Range
Dark Hail is a Hex in Dark Souls 2. To cast a Hex, you must use a staff/chime or Special Weapons that can cast Hex.
"A Hex modified from an old sorcery by Gilleah the Hexer.
Fires several orbs of darkness.
Hexing is both rooted in sorcery and miracles, but is viewed as a perilous affront to all life, and banned in most lands.
- Straid of Olaphis in Lost Bastille,Magerold of Lanafir
- Sold by Darkdiver Grandahl for 1500 after joining the Pilgrims of the Dark Covenant.
- Effectively a shotgun, useful on killing large enemies. Similar to Dark Bead from Dark Souls but it isn't affected by gravity. Deals around the same amount of damage as Great Resonant Soul at a slower casting speed provided all orbs hit the enemy, low precision and short ranged, it is, however, effective on staggering large enemies.