Dark Souls Wiki
Dark Souls Wiki
For other uses, see Rings.

Rings are a type of equipment in Dark Souls.

The player character has two ring slots on their equipment screen, and at any time may have any two different rings on simultaneously; the player may not wear two copies of the same ring.

List of rings[]

Icon Name Effect Location
Ring bellowing dragoncrest ring Bellowing Dragoncrest Ring Boosts the power of all sorceries and pyromancies by 20%. Griggs of Vinheim
Bloodbite Ring Bloodbite Ring Boosts bleed resistance by 400%. Oswald of Carim
Ring Blue Tearstone Ring Blue Tearstone Ring Boosts defense by 50% when health is below 20%. Undead Burg
Cat Covenant Ring Cat Covenant Ring Answer Alvina's summoning. Forest Hunter Covenant
Cloranthy Ring Cloranthy Ring Increases stamina regeneration. The Great Hollow
Covenant of Artorias Covenant of Artorias Allows wearer to traverse the Abyss. Great Grey Wolf Sif
Covetous Gold Serpent Ring Covetous Gold Serpent Ring Boosts item discovery by 200. Sen's Fortress
Covetous Silver Serpent Ring Covetous Silver Serpent Ring Increases amount of souls gained by 20%. Tomb of the Giants
Cursebite Ring Cursebite Ring Boosts curse resistance by 400%. New Londo Ruins
Dark Wood Grain Ring Dark Wood Grain Ring Changes rolling action. Shiva's Bodyguard
Darkmoon Blade Covenant Ring Darkmoon Blade Covenant Ring Answer Dark Sun Gwyndolin's summoning. Darkmoon Blade Covenant
Darkmoon Seance Ring Darkmoon Seance Ring Grants one additional attunement slot. The Catacombs
Dusk Crown Ring Dusk Crown Ring Grants 50% more sorcery, miracle, and pyromancy castings, but halves health. Hydra
East Wood Grain Ring East Wood Grain Ring Slows loss of weapon durability. Shiva of the East
Flame Stoneplate Ring Flame Stoneplate Ring Boosts flame defense by 50. Sen's Fortress
Havel's Ring Havel's Ring Boosts max equip load by 50%. Havel the Rock
Hawk Ring Hawk Ring Extends bow range by 50%. Anor Londo
Hornet Ring Hornet Ring Boosts critical attack damage by 30%. Darkroot Garden
Leo Ring Leo Ring Boosts counter attack damage of thrust weapons by 40%. Dragon Slayer Ornstein
Ring lingering dragoncrest ring Lingering Dragoncrest Ring Extends the length of sorcery effects by 50%. Griggs of Vinheim
Ring Old Witch's Ring Old Witch's Ring Allows communication with Quelaag's Sister. Starting gift
Snuggly the Crow
Orange Charred Ring Orange Charred Ring Reduces lava damage. Centipede Demon
Poisonbite Ring Poisonbite Ring Boosts poison resistance by 400%. Oswald of Carim
Ring Rare Ring of Sacrifice Rare Ring of Sacrifice Upon death nothing is lost, curse is nullified and ring breaks. Sen's Fortress
New Londo Ruins
Snuggly the Crow
Red Tearstone Ring Red Tearstone Ring Boosts damage by 50% when health is below 20%. Valley of Drakes
Ring Ring of Favor and Protection Ring of Favor and Protection Boosts HP, stamina and equip load by 20%, however if the ring is removed it will break. Knight Lautrec of Carim
Snuggly the Crow
Ring Ring of Fog Ring of Fog Reduces presence to prevent discovery. Forest Hunter
Snuggly the Crow
Ring Ring of Sacrifice Ring of Sacrifice Lose nothing upon death, but ring breaks. Oswald of Carim
Firelink Shrine
Snuggly the Crow
Ring of Steel Protection Ring of Steel Protection Boosts physical defense by 50. Sen's Fortress
Ring of the Evil Eye Ring of the Evil Eye Absorbs 30 HP from each enemy killed. Depths
Ring Ring of the Sun Princess Ring of the Sun Princess Boosts miracle synergy. Princess's Guard Covenant
Ring of the Sun's Firstborn Ring of the Sun's Firstborn Boosts damage of miracles by 20%. Anor Londo
Rusted Iron Ring Rusted Iron Ring Improves balance on poor footing. Undead Asylum
Slumbering Dragoncrest Ring Slumbering Dragoncrest Ring Wearer produces no sound.

Griggs of Vinheim

Sen's Fortress

Speckled Stoneplate Ring Speckled Stoneplate Ring Boosts lightning, magic and fire defense by 25. Siegmeyer of Catarina
Spell Stoneplate Ring Spell Stoneplate Ring Boosts magic defense by 50. Crestfallen Merchant
Thunder Stoneplate Ring Thunder Stoneplate Ring Boosts lightning defense by 50. Crestfallen Merchant
Tiny Being's Ring Tiny Being's Ring Increases HP by 5%. Starting gift
Siegmeyer of Catarina
White Seance Ring White Seance Ring Grants one additional attunement slot. The Duke's Archives
Wolf Ring Wolf Ring Boosts poise by 40. Darkroot Garden
Calamity Ring Calamity Ring


Doubles damage taken. Black Dragon Kalameet

Cut content rings[]

These rings were removed from the final release of Dark Souls, however, they are still present in the game's data files. It is possible to add these rings to the player's inventory through the use of a save file editor.

Icon Name Effect
Ring of Displacement Ring of Displacement Prevents damage to the wearer, but has a fixed chance of breaking.
Ring of Blind Ghosts Ring of Blind Ghosts Prevents Ghosts and Banshees in the New Londo Ruins from discovering the wearer.
Ring of Condemnation Ring of Condemnation Automatically counter-attacks an assailant after the wearer takes sustained damage.