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Helm of Aurous
Physical Defense 46 Poise 6
Strike Defense 44 Poison Resist 13
Slash Defense 48 Bleed Resist 16
Thrust Defense 46 Petrify Resist 0
Magic Defense 16 Curse Resist 0
Fire Defense 16
Lightning Defense 11 Durability 80
Dark Defense 17 Weight 3.8
Required & Bonus Attributes
Required Strength Required Dexterity Required Intelligence Required Faith Physical Defense Bonus
Type Head Armor
Not to be confused with Helm of Aurous (transparent).

The Helm of Aurous is a head armor piece in Dark Souls II. It is part of Aurous' Set.

In-Game Description

Helm of kings of the desert land of Jugo.
First worn by Aurous, the land's heroic founder.
According to legend, the armor of Aurous is composed of a mysterious substance that cannot be seen by cowards.
What do your eyes tell you?


Scholar of the First Sin[]

  • In Scholar of the First Sin, the full set can be found inside a chest in The Gutter (as a replacement for what used to be the Ring of the Evil Eye). It is on a stone ledge at the base of the highest wooden tower, near a Heide Knight.