Upgrade Materials

List of Estus upgrade materials

These items can be used to upgrade the effects of the Estus Flask, and to reinforce the Handmaid's Ladle.

Icon Name Availability Usage
estus-shard-dish.jpg Estus Shard

Merchants

Treasure

Cemetery of Ash

  • In the locked chest, which requires the Master Key to open.

High Wall of Lothric

  • On the anvil in the area above the courtyard where the Winged Knight patrols.

Undead Settlement

Road of Sacrifices

Cathedral of the Deep

  • By the Deacon found in the tower on the route to the Cathedral rafters.

Farron Keep

Catacombs of Carthus

Irithyll of the Boreal Valley

  • Dropped by the Mimic in the Pontiff's cathedral.

Irithyll Dungeon

  • Dropped by one of the Mimics in the dungeon.

Lothric Castle

Grand Archives

  • Found on the balcony at the back of the Grand Archives, near to the shortcut from the rooftops back into the archives.

Can be given to Blacksmith Andre to increase the Estus Flask count.

Used to Reinforce the Handmaid's Ladle.

undead-bone-shard-dish.jpg Undead Bone Shard

Merchants

Treasure

Undead Settlement

  • On the roof of the building in area where you encounter the Demon.

Road of Sacrifices

  • In the blocked passage area near to the ladder down to Farron swamp.

Cathedral of the Deep

  • On the coffin jutting out in the area that approaches the Cathedral entrance.

Farron Keep

Smouldering Lake

Irithyll of the Boreal Valley

  • Found behind the gravestone the Corvian is praying at.

Profaned Capital

  • On the ledge that drops down from the Toxic swamp area back to the Profaned Capital tower.

Grand Archives

  • In the secret beneath the elevator that leads up to the Twin Princes.

Can be burned at the Firelink Shrine bonfire to increase the level of all Estus Flasks.



List of reinforcement materials

Materials used to reinforce Weapons and Shields.

Icon Name Availability Usage
MENU_Knowledge_00072.png Dragon Scale

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drops

Reinforce dragon weapon to +4.

large-titanite-shard-dish.jpg Large Titanite Shard

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Reinforce weapon to +6.

prism-slab.png Prismatic Slab

Item forge

Treasure

Item drop

Used to Reinforce Spell Tools to +5.

titanite-chunk-dish.jpg Titanite Chunk

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Reinforce weapon to +9.

titanite-scale-dish.jpg Titanite Scale

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drops

Reinforce soul-transposed weapon to +4.

titanite-shard-dish.jpg Titanite Shard

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Reinforce weapon up to +3.

titanite-slab-dish.jpg Titanite Slab

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Reinforce weapon to highest level.

twinkling-titanite-dish.jpg Twinkling Titanite

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drops

Reinforce weapons steeped in strength to +4.



List of covenant reinforcement materials

Materials used to Reinforce most Spell Tools.

Icon Name Availability Usage
abyssal-frag.png Abyssal Fragment

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to Reinforce Hex Tools and Hex Hybrids to +4.
Pilgrims of Dark transposition by Karla.

crystal-frag.png Crystal Fragment

Item forge

Treasure

Item drop

Used to Reinforce Sorcery Tools and Sorcery Hybrids to +4.
Vinheim Scholars transposition by Orbeck of Vinheim.

fire-seed.png Fire Seed

Item forge

Treasure

Item drop

Used to Reinforce Pyromancy Tools and Pyromancy Hybrids to +4.
Chaos Servants transposition by Cornyx of the Great Swamp.

holy-frag.png Holy Fragment

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to Reinforce Miracle Tools and Miracle Hybrids to +4.
Way of White transposition by Irina of Carim.



List of infusion materials

Materials used to infuse Weapons and Shields.

Icon Name Availability Usage
blood-gem-dish.jpg Blood Gem

Item forge

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

heavy-gem-dish.jpg Blunt Gem

Item forge

Treasure

Merchants

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

curse-gem.jpg Curse Gem

Item forge

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

dark-gem-dish.jpg Dark Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

degrading-essence.jpg Degrading Essence

Item forge

Used to remove infusions from Shields.

simple-gem-dish.jpg Enchanted Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drops

Used to infuse weapons.

chaos-gem-dish.jpg Fire Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

frost-gem.png Frost Gem

Item forge

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

blessed-gem-dish.jpg Holy Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

infusing-essence.jpg Infusing Essence

Item forge

Treasure

Used to infuse Shields.

refined-gem-dish.jpg Lethal Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

lightning-gem-dish.jpg Lightning Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

lucky-gem.jpg Lucky Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

crystal-gem-dish.jpg Magic Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

poison-gem-dish.jpg Poison Gem

Item forge

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

sharp-gem-dish.jpg Sharp Gem

Item forge

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used to infuse weapons.

shriving-stone-dish.jpg Shriving Stone

Item forge

Used to remove an infusion from a weapon. Done by Blacksmith Andre in Firelink Shrine.



List of other upgrade materials

Materials used to Ascend Weapons and Spell Tools, Affixes and to reinforce the Fool's Catalyst.

Icon Name Availability Usage
primordial-essence.png Primordial Essence

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Used in Ascended Reinforcement.
Used to affix Rings.

rubbish-dish.jpg Rubbish

Merchants

Treasure

Item drop

Reinforce the Fool's Catalyst to +4.


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