When it comes to Dampierre's fighting style, he is well known for pretending to get hurt and performing surprise attacks with hidden daggers. He lures opponents from long range with his special moves Fake Pain & Poker Bluff to attack, but can also frustrate a few players with his special moves. Dampierre's moveset is meant to survive a match unlike Raphael. Due to the nature of his weapons, he has the shortest range from all of the regular characters. So far in terms of tournaments, he is somewhat between low to mid tier depending how the user manipulates his ability to deceive the enemy
Same as Soul Calibur: Broken Destiny.