For the Dark Souls variant, see Favor Set.

The Set of Favor is a heavy armor set in Dark Souls III.

In-Game Description

Armor of the pitiable Embraced knight.
Depicts the affection of the goddess Fina.
The face is crafted to depict the goddess's embrace, quite ignoring the fact that her love is in fact as fickle as the weather.

Availability[edit | edit source]

Purchased from the Shrine Handmaid for a total of 31,000 souls after defeating the two Sulyvahn's Beasts in the Water Reserve.

Characteristics[edit | edit source]

Returning from Dark Souls, the Set of Favor is on the lighter end of its weight class but provides good defenses to back up the cost.

With strong physical defenses, the set is not overly vulnerable to Strike damage, being only slightly below that of its other physical resistances. Its elemental defenses are overall mediocre, but it possesses a severe weakness to Lightning damage, moreso than most other plate metal sets. It has strong overall resistances to status effects, possessing respectable resistance to Bleed and being resistant to Frost buildup as well.

Despite being on the low end of heavy armor sets, the Set of Favor has good Poise. This allows it to make Hyper Armor trades quite effectively when wielding large weapons.

Set pieces[edit | edit source]

Armor Piece Physical Absorption Elemental Absorption Resistances Weight Poise
Physical Absorption Strike Absorption Slash Absorption Thrust Absorption Magic Absorption Fire Absorption Lightning Absorption Dark Absorption Poison Resist Bleed Resist Frost Resist Curse Resist Weight Poise
Helm of Favor (DSIII).png
Helm of Favor
4.5 4.1 4.5 4.7 3.7 3.9 2.8 3.9 30 23 25 18 5.7 6.0
Embraced Armor of Favor (DSIII).png
Embraced Armor of Favor
13.2 12.1 13.2 13.7 11.1 11.6 8.5 11.6 63 46 51 35 12.8 18.3
Gauntlets of Favor (DSIII).png
Gauntlets of Favor
3.5 3.2 3.5 3.5 3.0 3.1 2.2 3.1 19 13 14 10 4.0 4.0
Leggings of Favor (DSIII).png
Leggings of Favor
7.7 7.1 7.7 7.7 6.5 6.8 4.8 6.8 41 29 32 24 7.5 10.3
26.167 24.195 26.167 26.746 22.355 23.279 17.194 23.279 153 111 122 87 30.0 33.87

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Defeating the two Sulyvahn's Beasts to unlock this set for purchase also awards the player with the Ring of Favor. This ring was also awarded to the player upon the defeat of Knight Lautrec of Carim, the original wearer of the Set of Favor, in Dark Souls.

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