I mean this reply,but i dont know why i couldn't reply to this before e.e
Jesters' Arrows don't penetrate as much as you want (or most other penetrating projectiles)
To get items that face well against him excluding Daedalus are obtained after defeating him.
He's the only boss I have a problem dodging due to his hitbox. (The same is for EOW if I don't have maneuvering gear.)