Sorcery

Sorceries are one of the three available Spell types in Dark Souls III, the other ones being Miracles and Pyromancies.
Casting sorceries requires a staff, as well as sufficient Intelligence.

Most sorceries can be learned from the sorcery trainers Orbeck of Vinheim and Karla.

List of Sorceries

Spell Int. Fth. Slots FP Effect Type Effect Description Acquisition
Abyssal Edge
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25 25 1 25 Offensive

Strike with blade formed of humanity's darkness, dealing spell buff x2.50 Dark damage.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Karla.

Affinity
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20 20 1 40 Offensive, Ranged, Homing

Summons five black, hovering orbs that will pursue the closest enemy, and explode on contact, dealing spell buff x0.50 Dark damage.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Karla.

Aural Decoy
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20 0 1 25 Ranged/Utility

Distract foes with a distant sound, making them ignore the player.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim.

Blinding Light
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20 0 1 25 AOE/Utility

Creates a flash of golden light, knocking nearby enemies that can be knocked down.

Grand Archives - Transposed from the Soul of the Twin Princes.

Blizzard
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30 0 1 10 Offensive/Debuff/AOE

Summon multiple spots of frost in vicinity, dealing 100 Frost and spell buff x2.50 Magic damage upon impact.

Cascading Deep
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25 25 1 50 Offensive/Ranged/Homing

Cast cascade of darkened soul sediment from sky, dealing spell buff x0.50 Dark damage upon impact.

Anor Londo - Found in the area near the dead Giant Blacksmith.

Cast Light
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10 0 1 30 Buff/Self/Utility

Cast light to illuminate surroundings, following you for 60 seconds.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Golden Scroll.

Chameleon
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20 0 1 30 Buff/Self/Utility

Transform into something inconspicuous, becoming one of the objects found in the current level.

Irithyll of the Boreal Valley - Found on the corpse of the Londor Pilgrim after progressing Anri of Astora's quest.

Climax
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30 30 1 40 Offensive/Ranged

Fire powerful soul dreg, imbued with the caster's own life force.

Deals spell buff x4.00 Dark damage but removes 10% of the caster's HP upon casting it.

Crystal Hail
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20 0 1 30 Offensive/Ranged/Homing

Cast cascade of small crystal soulmasses from sky, dealing spell buff x0.30 Magic damage upon impact.

Firelink Shrine - Transposed from the Soul of a Crystal Sage.

Crystal Magic Weapon
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40 0 1 50 Self/Buff

Reinforces right weapon with crystal, adding 50 Magic damage to it.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Crystal Scroll.

Crystal Soul Spear
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40 0 1 50 Offensive/Ranged

Fires a piercing crystal soul spear, dealing spell buff x3.00 Magic damage.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Crystal Scroll.

Crystal Storm
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50 0 1 15 Offensive/AOE

Summon forth a storm of crystals, dealing spell buff x3.00 Magic damage upon explosion.

Dark Bead
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20 20 1 20 Offensive

Fire 7 darkened soul sediment forward, dealing spell buff x0.80 Dark damage each.

Dark Edge
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10 10 1 15 Offensive

Strike with blade formed of humanity's darkness, dealing spell buff x1.25 Dark damage.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Karla.

Deep Barb
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0 0 1 10 Offensive/Ranged/Homing

Hurl darkened soul sediment, dealing spell buff x0.75 Dark damage.

Deep Soul
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10 10 1 20 Offensive/Ranged/Homing

Fire darkened soul sediment, dealing spell buff x1.50 Dark damage.

Firelink Shrine - sold by Yoel of Londor and Yuria of Londor.

Dreg Torrent
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20 20 1 50 Offensive/Ranged/Homing/AOE

Summon darkened soul sediment-spitting orb.

Farron Dart
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0 0 1 10 Offensive/Ranged

Fires a soul dart at the target, dealing spell buff x0.75 Magic damage.

Farron Flashsword
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10 0 1 15 Offensive

Attack with a sword formed from souls, dealing spell buff x1.25 Magic damage upon impact.

Farron Hail
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15 0 1 10 Offensive/Ranged/AOE

Fires a cascade of soul darts at the target, dealing spell buff x0.40 Magic damage each.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Sage's Scroll.

Frozen Weapon
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20 0 1 50 Self/Buff/Utility

Imbues right-hand weapon with frost, adding 48 Frost to it for 60 seconds.

Painted World of Ariandel - Found in the Depths of the Painting area.

Great Deep Soul
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15 15 1 25 Offensive/Ranged/Homing

Fire powerful darkened soul sediment, dealing spell buff x2.00 Dark damage.

Anor Londo - In the Deacons of the Deep covenant room.

Great Farron Dart
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10 0 1 18 Offensive/Ranged

Fires a powerful soul dart at the target, dealing spell buff x1.30 Magic damage.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Sage's Scroll.

Great Magic Shield
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30 0 1 50 Self/Buff/Utility

Greatly reinforces left shield with magic, adding 100% absorption and 20% stability to main shield for 30 seconds.

Irithyll Dungeon - In the Irithyll Dungeon, go down the first set of stairs and head to the dead end to your left. It is in the closed cell and is a drop from the Corpse Grub.

Great Magic Weapon
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30 0 1 40 Self/Buff

Greatly reinforce right weapon with magic, adding 40 Magic damage to it.

Farron Keep - from the Farron Keep Perimeter bonfire, head down the hallway away from the Abyss Watchers arena. It is past the Ravenous Crystal Lizard.

Great Soul Arrow
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20 0 1 25 Offensive/Ranged

Fires a more powerful soul arrow, dealing spell buff x2.00 Magic damage.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim.

Great Soul Dregs
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20 20 1 30 Offensive/Ranged/Homing

Fires great dark soul dregs, dealing spell buff x2.50 Dark damage upon impact.

The Dreg Heap - Found in the first section of the area.

Hidden Body
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20 0 1 30 Self/Buff/Utility

Turns body nearly invisible, hiding the player for 10 seconds, reducing enemy sight by 100%.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Golden Scroll.

Hidden Weapon
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10 0 1 30 Self/Buff/Utility

Turns right weapon invisible, hiding it for 300 seconds.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Golden Scroll.

Homing Crystal Soulmass
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40 0 1 40 Offensive/Ranged

Summon homing crystal soulmasses that follow the player. Each soulmass deals spell buff x0.50 Magic damage upon impact.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Crystal Scroll.

Homing Soulmass
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20 0 1 20 Offensive/Ranged

Summons five floating orbs above the player, which will automatically attack the closest enemy, dealing Magic damage when hitting.

High Wall of Lothric - Next to the Outrider Knight on the High Wall near where the 2nd bonfire used to be, past the dragon.

Magic Shield
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20 0 1 30 Self/Buff/Utility

Reinforces left shield with magic, adding 30% absorption and 10% stability to main shield for 60 seconds.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Yoel of Londor and Yuria of Londor.

Magic Weapon
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20 0 1 30 Buff/Self

Reinforces right weapon with magic, adding 30 Magic damage to it.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Yoel of Londor and Yuria of Londor.

Numbness
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20 20 1 50 Buff/Self

Increases absorption by 35% for 120 seconds but reduces camera FOV to 20.

Old Moonlight
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40 0 1 30 Offensive

Conceive old moonlight sword and attack.

The sword itself deals spell buff x2.50 Magic damage, with the uncharged projectile dealing spell buff x3.00 Magic damage, rising to spell buff x4.00 when held and charged.

Orbs of Judgment
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30 0 1 50 Offensive/Ranged/Homing

Fire multiple orbs of judgment that seek foe and deal spell buff x1.00 Magic damage each.

Pestilent Mist
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25 0 1 50 Offensive/Ranged/Utility

Release a cloud of mist that deals 0.1% HP and 10 HP damage every 0.2 seconds for 15 seconds.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him any scroll.

Repair
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20 0 1 50 Buff/Self/Utility

Restores 50 durability to currently equipped weapons and armor.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Golden Scroll.

Repel
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25 25 1 50 Buff/Self

Increases absorption to 100% for 3 seconds.

Anor Londo - in the Sun Princess chamber accessible after defeating Aldrich

Shockwave
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10 0 1 10 Utility/Ranged

Fires forth a shockwave that knocks down any foe not resistant to knockdowns.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim.

Snap Freeze
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20 0 1 50 Debuff/Ranged/AoE

Summons patch that deals 3 Frost every 0.07 seconds for 28 seconds.

Soul Arrow
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15 0 1 20 Offensive/Ranged

Fires a soul arrow towards the target, dealing spell buff x1.50 Magic damage.

Soul Focus
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30 0 1 0 Self/Utility

Exchange HP for FP every 0.25 seconds whilst held, removing 1% HP for 1% FP added.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim.

Soul Geyser
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50 0 1 50 Offensive/Ranged/Homing

Fire 4 soul spears that pierce for spell buff x1.00 Magic damage, splitting into 4 smaller soul spears that pierce for spell buff x0.50 Magic damage.

Soul Greatsword
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25 0 1 25 Offensive

Attack with a greatsword formed from souls, dealing spell buff x3.00 Magic damage.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim.

Soul Spear
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30 0 1 30 Offensive/Ranged

Fires a soul spear, dealing spell buff x2.50 Magic damage.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him Logan's Scroll.

Soul Stream
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40 0 1 40 Offensive/Ranged

Fire torrential volley of souls, dealing spell buff x1.20 Magic damage every second whilst active.

Grand Archives - Located past the Outrider, which is hiding behind an illusory wall, in the Grand Archives. A corpse is seated in a chair overlooking the archives holding this item.

Soul Wave
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20 0 1 25 Offensive/Ranged

Fire soul wave that pierces enemies, dealing spell buff x2.30 Magic damage.

Irithyll Dungeon - In the first area of Irithyll Dungeon, cross the first bridge, and it's in the path you have to take between knocked down cell walls to progress.

Spook
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20 0 1 30 Buff/Self/Utility

Mask noise of caster and prevent fall damage, reducing enemy listen by 100% for 20 seconds.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim.

Surging Deep
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10 10 1 10 Offensive/Homing/Ranged

Emit a constat stream of darkened soul sediment.

Twisted Wall of Light
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15 0 1 25 Buff/Self/Utility

Distort light in order to deflect magic, lasting 5 seconds.

Firelink Shrine - Sold by Orbeck of Vinheim after giving him the Golden Scroll.

Unleash Magic
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40 0 1 50 Buff/Debuff/Self

Increases potency of Sorceries by 20% for 30 seconds but recudes max HP by 30%.

Whisper of Despair
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20 20 1 30 Debuff/Ranged

Cast projectile towards foe, dealing spell buff x0.50 Dark damage and inflicting the enemy with a debuff, reducing absorption by 10% for 60 seconds.

White Dragon Breath
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40 0 1 35 Offensive/Ranged

Emits crystal breath of Seath the Scaleless, piercing enemies and dealing spell buff x2.60 Magic damage.

Writhing Deep
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20 20 1 20 Offensive/Ranged/Utility

Hurl darkened soul sediment clump that writhes and explodes.

Deals spell buff x1.50 Dark damage if it hits something before writhing, or spell buff x3.00 Dark damage upon exploding.

Cathedral of the Deep - Near one of the golden levers which raise a drawbridge. This one is located in the corner across from the giant guarding the stairs to the Deacons boss fight.

Yearning Dregs
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20 20 1 10 Offensive/AoE

Summon multiple dark soul sediment spots is vicinity, dealing spell buff x2.50 Dark damage upon impact.

Cathedral of the Deep - Behind the closed blue doors in the swampy area of the Cathedral of the Deep guarded by the giant.

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