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Penal Mask
Physical Defense 65 Poise 5
Strike Defense 59 Poison Resist 10
Slash Defense 73 Bleed Resist 15
Thrust Defense 60 Petrify Resist 21
Magic Defense 27 Curse Resist 41
Fire Defense 33
Lightning Defense 17 Durability 120
Dark Defense 30 Weight 5.1
Required & Bonus Attributes
Required Strength Required Dexterity Required Intelligence Required Faith Physical Defense Bonus
Type Head Armor

The Penal Mask is a head armor piece in Dark Souls II.
It is part of the Penal Set.

In-Game Description

Mask of the Lost Sinner.
Increases equip load.
The spikes pointing inward suggest that this was not only use to bind prisoners, but to torture them as well.
Effect: Raises equipment load


Purchase from Maughlin the Armorer for 7,000 souls after defeating the Lost Sinner.


Increases the player's total Maximum Equip Load by 3%. In order for it to increase your equip load by an amount equal to its own weight, your maximum equip load before wearing the mask must be at least 170.