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For the Dark Souls II variant, see Guidance.
For the Dark Souls III variant, see Seek Guidance (Dark Souls III).

Seek Guidance is a miracle in Dark Souls.

In-Game Description

Miracle of Clerics on an Undead mission. Display more guidance from other worlds.
Guidance facilitates communication between Undead, but their value varies greatly. A balance of faith and wisdom is required.


General information[]

Seek Guidance reveals more messages on the ground from other players and the positive / negative ratings. In addition, it also reveals hidden messages from From Software that give hints as to how to proceed. It may also increase the number of summon signs from other players.

List of hidden developer messages[]

Area Message Location
Undead Asylum "Exchange" Near Snuggly the Crow
Firelink Shrine "Path ahead" Near the elevator, before the path to the egg-nest above the old shrine.
Firelink Shrine "Here!" At the base of a flying buttress leading to the giant nest.
Undead Burg "Imminent Merchant" Under the aqueduct, near where Domhnall of Zena sits when he travels to Firelink Shrine.
Undead Burg "Imminent drake..." Right before the bridge with the Hellkite Dragon.
Undead Burg "Jumping off ahead" Before barrels where two Hollows hanging from railing climb up to ambush.
Undead Burg "Prisoner ahead" In front of the house where Griggs of Vinheim is trapped in the Lower Undead Burg.
Undead Parish "Prisoner ahead" Inside the Church, in the upper doorway towards Lautrec's cell.
Undead Parish "Blacksmith ahead" At the beginning of the bridge from the Undead Parish leading towards Andre of Astora
Darkroot Garden "Follow the shining flowers" Right outside the exit from the old church, before entering the garden.
Darkroot Garden "Are the trees moving?" Past the first Possessed Tree on the right side of the area leading towards the Moonlight Butterfly
Depths "I can't take this" Inside the bonfire chamber.
Depths "Try sliding down" In the Giant Rat chamber, on far left side next to top of waterfall.
Depths "Imminent shortcut" Before the shortcut.
Depths "Weakness: Head"

In the Gaping Dragon boss area, near pillars on left side.

Blighttown "Path Ahead" Near first bonfire, on approach to nearby fire hounds.
Quelaag's Domain "Illusory Wall" Just before illusory wall leading to Chaos Servant covenant, below Second Bell of Awakening.
The Catacombs "Try divine" Right below the first ladder in the Catacombs.
The Catacombs "Treasure" Near weak looking and breakable brick wall.
The Catacombs "Blacksmith ahead" In the wheel skeleton pit, right outside the entrance to Vamos.
The Catacombs "Liar" Near Patches at his bridge turning switch location.
The Catacombs "Up" At the base of the ladder, along the path from the tomb where the Darkmoon Seance Ring is found.
The Catacombs "Shortcut ahead" Right after Pinwheel, on the route to the drop leading back to the Catacombs
New Londo Ruins "Need Curses" Right before the rickety bridge that leads to the old city.
New Londo Ruins "Imminent jumping off..." At bottom of broken stairs, outside building holding Sealer.
New Londo Ruins "Need Covenant" Outcrop at bottom of staircase leading to Abyss/Four Kings.
Sen's Fortress "Prisoner ahead" In front of breakable wall where Big Hat Logan is kept.
Anor Londo "Path ahead" At the base of the flying buttress leading to the upper floor of the church with the painting.
Anor Londo "Try Projectile" Right inside the door in the Chamber of the Princess.
Valley of Drakes "Ring Ahead" Before the bridge with the wyverns, approaching from the Darkroot elevator.
Demon Ruins "Safe Zone Ahead" In Centipede Demon room, to the right on approach to patch of ground out of the lava.
Crystal Cave "Path ahead" On the first invisible bridge.