Sekiro Walkthrough
How To Beat Long-Arm Centipede Sen 'un
SEKIRO | How To Beat Long-Arm Centipede Sen 'un - GameWith

How To Beat Long-Arm Centipede Sen 'un

Last Updated:

Check out this guide on how to beat the Long-Arm Centipede Sen 'Un boss in Sekiro: Shadow's Die Twice. Recommended Prosthetic Tools and Items, Owl Attacks & Tips and more!

How To Beat Long-Arm Centipede Sen
Check Out The All Boss Fight List Here!

Table of Contents

Long-Arm Centipede Sen 'Un Location

Long-Arm Centipede Sen
LocationSenpou Temple - Temple Grounds
Rewards- Prayer Bead
- Yellow Gunpowder

Where To Find Centipede Sen 'un

Step 1: Traverse The Rooftops

Where To Find Centipede Sen

From the Temple Grounds idol, you'll need to traverse through the rooftops and reach a temple to the far right.

Step 2: Drop Down On The Temple With An Open Roof

Drop Down On The Temple With An Open Roof

Look for a building with an elevated open roof. Enter the building through the roof but don't drop down all the way.

Step 3: Grapple When Dropping Down

Grapple When Dropping Down

There's a grapple point that appears when you drop down. Grapple to the wooden beams so you can prepare for a Deathblow attack on Sen 'un.

Recommended Prosthetic Tools & Items


You don't need any specific prosthetics and items for this boss fight. You'll only need to rely on your ability to parry attacks, since his posture breaks quickly due to his barrage of swipes.

Long-Arm Centipede Sen 'Un Combat Tips

Deathblow From Above

Deathblow From Above

Before dropping down to the fight area, you can grapple down to a wooden beam where you can jump from for a plunging deathblow attack. The deathblow marker will appear once you jump.

Deal With Other Centipede Enemies After Deathblow

Deal With Other Centipede Enemies After Deathblow

While he recovers, use this time to deal with the other Long Arm Centipede enemies, as they can deal burn'damage.

Isolate Sen 'un By The Side Of The Bonfire

Isolate Sen

You can also isolate Sen 'un by drawing him to the side of the bonfire at the center of the temple. This shields you from attacks from the other Centipede enemies.

Defeat Centipede Sen 'un by Breaking his Posture

Defeat Centipede Sen

After dealing a deathblow, the most effective way to deal with him is by breaking his posture. He has a 10-swipe attack, and when all of them are parried, will deal significant posture damage.

Long-Arm Centipede Sen 'Un Attacks

10-Swipe AttackA barrage of 10 swipes
3 Swipes to Perilous SweepHe swipes 3 times and does a perilous sweep attack

10-Swipe Attack

10-Swipe Attack

Long-arm Centipede Sen 'un will do a continuous barrage of swiping attacks, with a brief pause of the 5th hit. Parry all these attacks to deal significant damage to his posture.

3 Swipes to Perilous Sweep

3 Swipes to Perilous Sweep

He swipes three times and opens his arms wide to do a sweeping attack. Jump to avoid this attack, and jump on him to deal posture damage.

Sekiro Featured Articles

Area Walkthrough & Boss Fight Strategy Guide

(C)2018 Activision Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Its licensors have not otherwise endorsed and are not responsible for the operation of or content on this site.
▶SEKIRO Official Website

Have some feedback? Click here

Your feedbacks will be checked by our staffs and will be attended to accordingly. Please be advised that we may not reply to every individual feedbacks.

Reader Comments
Max. 300 Characters

By clicking Submit you are agreeing to the Terms of Use.
*Offensive, insulting or inappropriate use of forum may lead to ban/restriction.
To avoid griefing, you will not be able to post or report for the first %d hours upon visiting this forum for the first time.


Looks like nobody posted here yet...