Icon In-Game Description
Faith Icon Attribute required to cast miracles and pyromancies. Increases miracle potency.
(Pyromancy is affected by both faith and intelligence.)
Dark defense is also calculated from this attribute.


  • Allows the usage of equipment, Miracles and Dark Spells with Faith requirements.
  • Increases Lightning attack bonus, which modifies damage on equipment with Lightning scaling.
  • Increases Fire attack bonus, which modifies damage on equipment with Fire damage.
  • Increases Dark attack bonus, which modifies damage on equipment with Dark damage.
  • Increases Dark Defense.
Faith Dark Defense
1 0
25 50
50 100
75 150
99 200

Equipment & Spell Requirements


Faith Equipment with Faith Requirement
10 Handmaid's Dagger, Murky Hand Scythe, Dancer's Enchanted Swords, Demon's Scar, Nil Blade, Church Pick, Gargoyle Flame Hammer, Kirkhammer, Old King's Great Hammer, Gargoyle Flame Spear, Phosophrescent Pole, Crescent Axe
15 Witch's Locks
16 Engraved Dagger, Onyx Blade, Saint Bident
20 Cleric's Candlestick, Sunlight Straight Sword, Twin Princes' Greatsword, Grant, Morne's Great Hammer, Dragonslayer Swordspear, Golden Ritual Spear, Yorshka's Spear, Crucifix of the Mad King, Knight's Crossbow, Witch's Staff, Archdeacon's Longstaff
25 Lothric Candlestick, Sunlight Greatsword, Wolnir's Holy Sword
30 Lothric's Holy Sword, Abyssal Blade, Lothric's Scythe, Hands of God
32 White Birch Bow
40 Holy Moonlight Greatsword, Istarelle, Rose of Ariandel, Darkmoon Longbow


Faith Equipment with Faith Requirement
10 Loch Shield
12 Dragonhead Shield
15 Dragonhead Greatshield

Spell tools

Faith Equipment with Faith Requirement
10 Heretic's Staff, Canvas Talisman, White Hair Talisman, Priest's Chime
15 Storyteller's Staff, Pyromancer's Parting Flame, Talisman of Beasts
20 Archdeacon's Great Staff, Saint's Talisman, Saint-tree Bellvine
25 Fool's Flame, Jester's Talisman, Yorshka's Chime
30 Abyssal Flame, Chaos Flame, Holy Flame, Sunlight Talisman, Sacred Chime of Filianore
35 Crystal Chime
40 Darkmoon Ritual Staff, Insanity Catalyst
50 Caitha's Chime, Lord's Chime


Faith Spells with Faith Requirement
10 Emit Force, Force, Heal Aid, Heavenly Relief, Homeward, Lightning Arrow
15 Heal
16 Blessed Weapon, Lightning Spear
20 Caressing Tears, Darkmoon Blade, Lightning Blade, Magic Barrier, Med Heal, Replenishment
25 Halo, Lightning Storm
30 Bountiful Light, Divine Pillars of Light, Great Heal, Great Lightning Spear, Great Magic Barrier, Inner Fervor, Lightning Stake, Projected Heal, Wrath of the Gods
40 Bountiful Sunlight, Perseverance, Sacred Oath, Soothing Sunlight, Sunlight Spear, Tears of Denial
50 Heavenly Thunder

Dark Spells

Faith Dark Spells with Faith Requirement
6 Dark Edge
8 Deep Soul, Surging Deep, Writhing Deep
10 Abyssal Edge, Affinity, Atonement, Cascading Deep, Climax, Dark Bead, Dreg Torrent, Great Deep Soul, Great Soul Dregs, Numbness, Repel, Yearning Dregs
12 Gnaw
20 Dark Blade, Whisper of Despair
25 Dead Again, Dorhys' Gnawing, Vow of Silence
30 Deep Protection
36 Lifehunt Scythe
40 Devouring Swarm

Item Modifiers

Item Primary Attribute Modification
Goldenfruit Balm +10 Faith
Evangelist Hat +5 Faith
Karla's Pointed Hat +3 Intelligence and Faith
Maiden Robe +5 Faith
Shira's Crown +5 Faith
Priestess Ring +5 Faith


  • Dark Defense is determined jointly by the character Level and Faith, so a higher level character with a given Faith will have greater Dark Defense than a lower Level character with the same Faith.
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