The Spirit Ashes in Elden Ring are helpful companions that will make your playthrough of the game much less painful. Elden Ring is a very challenging game. But with Spirit Ashes, you can meet those challenges head-on.
This punishing game has an abundance of Spirit Ashes for you to choose from. If you want to enjoy what they have to offer and exactly how helpful they can be during combats, you’re going to want to collect them all!
For ease of navigation, the Spirit Ashes are going to be listed in alphabetical order. Images of the map are provided to mark exactly where in the Lands Between these Spirit Ashes are. Make sure to use these images as references. Place beacons or markers in your own map when seeking out a Spirit Ash to make your search easier.
Here are the Spirit Ashes in Elden Ring and where or how you can acquire them.
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The Albinauric Ashes can be looted of a corpse that’s found in a graveyard near the Behind Caria Manor Site of Grace. If you haven’t been to this area, you must first defeat Caria Manor’s boss.
From the Royal Moongazing Grounds, head out to the Three Sisters area and go all the way around the manor to reach the area marked in the image above. As you make your way there, you should stumble upon the Behind Caria Manor Site of Grace.
Beyond the Site of Grace is a graveyard. You’ll know you’re getting close when you come across a few Albinauric enemies. They guard a corpse that holds the Albinauric Ashes.
Ancestral Follower Ashes
This Spirit Ash is dropped by the Ancestor Spirit boss in Siofra River. To initiate this boss fight, you must first light up all eight pillars all around Siofra River. Once you’ve done so, the deer corpse at the end of the Hallowhorn Grounds will start glowing. Interact with the deer corpse and you’ll be sent to the Ancestor Spirit’s boss room. Defeat this Great Enemy and you’ll receive the Ancestral Follower Ashes.
Ancient Dragon Knight Kristoff Ashes
You will receive the Ancient Dragon Knight Kristoff Ashes after defeating the Ancient Hero of Zamor, the boss at the end of the Sainted Hero’s Grave. This area is located west of Leyndell. You must travel from the north to get to the Sainted Hero’s Grave.
The entrance to this dungeon is guarded by a Black Knife Assassin, so be sure to watch out for that.
Ancient Dragon Knight Kristoff Ashes is one of the six Legendary Spirit Ashes in the game.
The Archer Ashes can be looted from a corpse at the back of a building in Nosktella. From the Nokstella, Eternal City Site of Grace, go up the flight of stairs and head to the left once you reach the top. Run towards the back of the building and go all the way around, Keep going until you reach the corpse at the end of this area.
Avionette Soldier Ashes
The Avionette Soldier Ashes is found in Raya Lucaria. You’ll need to use the rotating lift before the Schoolhouse Classroom Site of Grace to get to this area. From the aforementioned Site of Grace, head back outside and make your way to the rotating lift. Get on it and ride it down.
When descending, begin facing north. You will eventually see a ledge you can jump onto. Do so and start heading forward. There are enemies here so be mindful of that. You’ll eventually find a corpse in front of two tombstones containing this Spirit Ash.
Azula Beastman Ashes
This Spirit Ash is located in Crumbling Farum Azula. Start from the Dragon Temple Site of Grace and drop onto the ledge at the bottom behind you. Then, drop to the area below once more. Enter the temple from here. You’ll find this Spirit Ash on a corpse lying on a coffin that’s being watched over by a dual-wielding knight.
Banished Knight Engvall Ashes
You’ll earn this Spirit Ash after defeating the Grave Warden Duelist boss at the end of the Murkwater Catacombs.
Banished Knight Oleg Ashes
You’ll receive the Banished Knight Oleg Ashes by defeating the Ulcerated Tree Spirit boss at the end of Fringefolk Hero’s Grave. This area is to the right of the Stranded Graveyard Site of Grace and can be opened by using two Stonesword Keys on the imp statues.
Battlemage Hugues Ashes
The Battlemage Hugues Ashes is dropped by Battlemage Hugues. You can find and fight this boss in the Sellia Evergaol. To reach this evergaol, you must travel from the north, preferably from the Dragonbarrow West Site of Grace, and make your way to the area marked in the image above.
Black Knife Tiche
You get the Black Knife Tiche Spirit Ash by defeating Alecto, Black Knife Ringleader. You can find this boss at the Ringleader’s Evergaol in Liurnia.
Black Knife Tiche is one of the six Legendary Spirit Ashes in Elden Ring.
Blackflame Monk Amon Ashes
The Blackflame Monk Amon Ashes is dropped by the Stray Mimic Tear boss which is located in a hidden room underneath the Hidden Path to the Haligtree.
From the Site of Grace, head back down and onto the area where the massive Land Octopus is. At the center platform in this area, there is an open section between the railings that should allow you to drop down. Take the plunge and you will land on an invisible pathway.
From here, turn towards the north and start walking forward. Once you go past the archway, turn to your left and you will see an enemy ahead of you. Once you’re at a position where you’re facing the position of the enemy directly, walk forward.
Just before entering the open doorway where the enemy is, turn to your left and look down. You should see a ledge you can land on. Drop here. Then, enter one of the windows to proceed.
After dropping down, you’ll find Vulgar Militants to your right and a Land Octopus hanging overhead. Beyond them is a lever. Approach the lever and crank it. At the far end of the opposite direction is a fog door. You’ll face the Stray Mimic Tear beyond it. Once defeated, you’ll receive the Blackflame Monk Amon Spirit Ash.
Bloodhound Knight Floh
You can find this Spirit Ash in Gelmir Hero’s Grave. At the end of this dungeon is the Red Wolf of the Champion. Defeat this boss and you’ll receive this Spirit Ash.
The Clayman Ashes is located in the Ainsel River. Take note that you can only access this area by doing Ranni’s questline. From the Ainsel River Main Site of Grace, start heading towards the south until you reach the area with the waterfall. Stick to the right side of the area. You should find this Spirit Ash on a corpse at the bottom of the waterfall.
Cleanrot Knight Finlay Ashes
You can find the Cleanrot Knight Finlay Ashes in a chest in Elphael, Brace of the Haligtree. Start from the Prayer Room Site of Grace. From here, head to the northern exit and make your way to the far end of this pathway. When you reach the end and see two sets of staircases, take the one that leads to the bottom.
From here, jump onto the beam to the right, and onto the area with the gazebo to your left. Once here, you’ll find a room you can enter to your left. There’s a Cleanrot Knight here that’s guarding a chest. You’ll find this Spirit Ash inside it.
Cleanrot Knight Finlay is a Legendary Spirit Ash.
The Crystalian Ashes is in Sellia Hideaway. This area is hidden behind an illusory wall. Once you reach the area marked above, a place that’s behind a graveyard, hit the cliffside and an entrance will reveal itself to you.
When navigating Sellia Hideaway and eventually making your way to the boss room, you’ll pass by a cavern that’s filled with crystals and Crystal Snails. Instead of heading down towards the boss room, use the crystals to navigate and find an entrance close to the ceiling of this cavern. Once you find it, you’ll arrive at a small section with three sorcerers and a chest. This chest holds the Crystalian Ashes.
The Demi-Human Ashes is dropped by the Erdtree Burial Watchdog boss at the end of the Impaler’s Catacombs.
Depraved Perfumer Carmaan Ashes
To get this Spirit Ash, you’ll need to head to the Volcano Manor and get the Drawing Room Key from Tanith. Upon entering the hallway where the rooms are, open the first door to your right. You will spot a painting on the northwestern corner of this room. Roll towards it to reveal a hidden path.
From here, simply proceed onwards, but don’t take the staircase down when you see it yet. Instead, continue proceeding on while still on this floor and you should eventually find a corpse carrying a Nomadic Warrior’s Cookbook. To the left of this corpse is an illusory wall. Hit it to reveal the hidden room. The Depraved Perfumer Carmaan Spirit Ash is in this room.
Dolores the Sleeping Arrow Puppet
The easiest way to get this Spirit Ash is to acquire it from Preceptor Seluvis after you complete his questline. If you’re late in the game and did a certain questline that resulted in this NPC’s death, you shouldn’t worry. You can still interact and purchase items from his body after he dies. You can find him in his tower south of Ranni’s Rise.
Dung Eater Puppet
You can also purchase this Spirit Ash from Preceptor Seluvis. As you interact with him, he’ll give you a potion meant for Nepheli. However, instead of giving it to Nepheli, give it to the Dung Eater instead.
Give the potion to the Dung Eater’s physical form located in Sewer Gaol in the Subterranean Shunning-Grounds. After which, return to Seluvis after he is killed and you can purchase the Dung Eater Puppet from his body for 5 Starlight Shards.
Fanged Imp Ashes
You can purchase this Spirit Ash from the Isolated Merchant east of the Main Academy Gate Site of Grace in Liurnia. Simply take the road east of the Site of Grace and keep going, past the wolves, until you find this merchant. Buy the Spirit Ash from him for 2,000 Runes.
Alternatively, you can select this item as your Keepsake at the beginning of the game.
Finger Maiden Therolina Puppet
This is another Spirit Ash you can purchase from Seluvis’ body after he is killed at the end of Ranni’s questline.
Fire Monk Ashes
You’ll find the Fire Monk Ashes in the Giants’ Mountaintop Catacombs.
As you ride the first elevator down in this area, send it back up once you reach the bottom. This will then bring up another platform that you can ride to descend further.
Once at the bottom, continue heading forward and fight your way past the enemies. You’ll encounter two frost pillar traps. Behind the second one is a chest that contains the Fire Monk Ashes.
Giant Rat Ashes
You can find this Spirit Ash in the West Windmill Pasture in Altus Plateau. You’ll find a stable in this area with multiple rats in it. The Giant Rat Ashes is in this stable.
Glintstone Sorcerer Ashes
You’ll receive this Spirit Ash as a reward for defeating the Spirit-Caller Snail at the end of the Road’s End Catacombs.
Godrick Soldier Ashes
You’ll find this on a corpse in a cemetery south of Stormhill. This place is plagued with Spirit Jellyfish. Be mindful of them.
Greatshield Soldier Ashes
You’ll find the Greatshield Soldier Ashes in Nokron, Eternal City. You can loot it from a corpse under two tombstones, guarded by an enemy.
Haligtree Soldier Ashes
The Haligtree Soldier Ashes is in Elphael, Brace of the Haligtree. You’ll find it underneath a big, golden chalice at the northern section of the area, surrounded by Haligtree soldiers.
The Jarwight Puppet is another Spirit Ash you can purchase from Seluvis’ body in his tower.
Kaiden Sellsword Ashes
You’ll pick up the Kaiden Sellsword Ashes after you defeat the Erdtree Burial Watchdog boss at the end of the Cliffbottom Catacombs in Liurnia.
Kindred of Rot Ashes
You’ll get the Kindred of Rot Ashes after you defeat the Cemetary Shade boss in Caelid Catacombs.
Land Squirt Ashes
You’ll find this Spirit Ash in eastern Liurnia, by the shore, in front of a tombstone that’s surrounded by multiple Land Squirts.
Latenna The Albinauric
You’ll get Latenna as a Spirit Ash by advancing her questline. The first thing you’ll need to do is to visit the Village of the Albinaurics in southern Liurnia and meet Albus. He’ll then give you the right half of the Haligtree Secret Medallion.
Once you’ve acquired this item, head to the Lakeside Crystal Cave. Its location is shown in the image above. Get through this dungeon, defeat its boss, and a path to the Slumbering Wolf’s Shack should open.
You’ll meet Latenna here who’ll be sitting on the ground beside her wolf. Talk to her and she’ll ask to accompany you on your journey, granting you the Latenna the Albinauric Spirit Ash.
Leyndell Soldier Ashes
The Leyndell Soldier Ashes is found in Sainted Hero’s Grave, making this the second Spirit Ash found in this catacomb. As you navigate this area, you’ll eventually happen a floor that will collapse. When you find this area and the floor beneath you collapses down, make your way back up to where the floor collapsed from. You’ll find a corpse there that carries the Leyndell Soldier Ashes.
Lhutel the Headless
The Lhutel the Headless Spirit Ash is dropped by the Cemetary Shade at the Tombsward Catacombs. You can find this area in the Weeping Peninsula. Head to the area marked in the image above. The entrance of the catacomb is guarded by two Spirit Jellyfish.
Lhutel the Headless is a Legendary Spirit Ash.
Lone Wolf Ashes
The Lone Wolf Ashes is given to you by Renna alongside the Spirit Calling Bell when you meet her at the Church of Elleh. After you obtain the Spectral Steed, thus the ability to ride Torrent, from Melina, return to the Church of Elleh in Limgrave and you’ll find Renna there. Make sure to do this at night time as Renna will only appear in this area at night.
Mad Pumpkin Head Ashes
You’ll receive the Mad Pumpkin Head Ashes after you defeat the Erdtree Burial Watchdog Duo at the end of the Minor Erdtree Catacombs. You can find this place south of the Minor Erdtree in northwestern Caelid.
You can find the Man-Serpent Ashes in Mt. Gelmir. If you progress through the Volcano Manor legacy dungeon without completing Tanith’s favors by going through the hidden entrance, you’ll eventually find a portal at a balcony at the top of the manor that leads to Rykard’s location.
In the room prior to where the portal is located is a tall chamber lit by red candles that houses multiple Man Serpents. At the bottom section of this room, you’ll find a corpse lying on a tomb. The Man-Serpent Ashes can be looted from this corpse.
Marionette Soldier Ashes
The Marionette Soldier Ashes is in Raya Lucaria Academy. Start from the Church of the Cuckoo Site of Grace. Head to the graveyard outside and cross the wooden bridge. Once you get to the other side, make a hard left and drop to the area below.
Follow the path from here and it should lead you to the two Marionette Soldiers. Defeat them and loot the corpse that’s hanging by the ledge behind them to get the Marionette Soldier Ashes.
Mausoleum Soldier Ashes
This one is found in Deeproot Depths. Begin from The Nameless Eternal City Site of Grace and head north and onto where the Walking Mausoleum is. From here, continue heading north while sticking close to the edge of the cliff. You should eventually arrive at the area marked in the image above. You’ll pick up this Spirt Ash from a corpse on the ground at the base of a small, dead tree.
Mimic Tear Ashes
The Mimic Tear Ashes is found in Night’s Sacred Ground. This place is locked by an Imp Statue’s fog gate, which means you’ll need to use one Stonesword Key to enter the room. The Mimic Tear Ashes is inside the coffin that’s guarded by an enemy.
The Mimic Tear Ashes is one of the six Legendary Spirit Ashes in Elden Ring.
Miranda Sprout Ashes
The Miranda Sprout Ashes is found in Caelid Catacombs, making this the second Spirit Ash you can pick up in this area. You can find this Spirit Ash behind an illusory wall.
As you explore the catacombs, you’ll eventually arrive at a room with a staircase that leads downwards. Take the staircase and make a hard right. At the end of this path is an illusory wall to your right. Hit this wall to reveal a hidden area with one Miranda Sprout. The Spirit Ash is on the ground behind this enemy.
Nepheli Loux Puppet
You’ll get this Spirit Ash if you follow through Seluvis’ demands and give his potion to Nepheli Loux. After doing so, you can collect the Spirit Ash from Pidia in Caria Manor. His location is marked on the map in the image above.
Do note that you can only access this area by dropping to the roof from a cliff via the Three Sisters sub-area.
Nightmaiden & Swordstress Puppets
You’ll find the Nightmaiden & Swordstress Puppets Spirit Ash in Nokstella, Eternal City. This building is locked by an Imp Statue. Be sure to bring one Stonesword Key.
Noble Sorcerer Ashes
The Noble Sorcerer Ashes is dropped by the Erdtree Burial Watchdog boss at the end of the Stormfoot Catacombs.
The Nomad Ashes is found in the Subterranean Shunning-Grounds, an area located beneath Leyndell. Start from the Underground Roadside Site of Grace. Exit the room where the Site of Grace is and head to the left. There’s an open vent on the ground in this area you can drop on to arrive at the sewers below.
Once you’re in the sewers, turn to the northwest and begin walking. Stick to the right and you’ll eventually find a hole in the wall. Enter the hole and continue along this path. Watch out, though. There are a few holes in the ground in this path. Be sure to be prepared to jump over them.
Continue following along the main path here until you reach a three-way junction with a steel door to your right. Enter this door and proceed onward. At the end of this path, you’ll come across a ladder and an Ogre enemy at the top.
At the top of the ladder, you can head to the right and open the steel gate to unlock a shortcut. Across from the top of the ladder is a door. Open it and proceed. You should then be facing a tall chamber with spiral staircases.
What you’ll want to do from the starting position of this area is to head to the left and drop down onto the staircases below. Continue onwards from here until you arrive at the area where you’ll find a Giant Flower enemy accompanied by a few basilisks.
To the left of the Giant Flower is a path you can take. Proceed here and you’ll find a corpse dangling by the ledge. Loot this corpse to acquire the Nomad Ashes.
You obtain the Omenkiller Rollo Spirit Ash by defeating the Fell Twins. This boss is automatically triggered as you make your way to the Divine Tower of East Altus from the massive lift east of Leyndell for the first time.
Oracle Envoy Ashes
You’ll find the Oracle Envoy Ashes atop a branch of Miquella’s Haligtree. Start from the Haligtree Town Site of Grace and take the ladder up behind you. Once at the top, head to the right and continue heading upwards. However, be sure to stick to the left side of the branch. Once you see another branch you can jump onto below you, jump down and proceed onwards.
At the end of this branch, you land on another that leads to the right. Follow this path and you will find the Oracle Envoy Ashes at the end of it, guarded by a few Oracle enemies.
The Page Ashes is in Cliffbottom Catacombs. You can find it on a tomb that’s guarded by an Ogre in the final room of this area.
You get the Perfumer Tricia Spirit Ash after you defeat Perfumer Tricia and the Misbegotten Warrior at the end of the Unsightly Catacombs. You will need two Stonesword Keys to open up this catacomb.
Putrid Corpse Ashes
The Putrid Corpse is dropped by the boss at the end of Gaol Cave. You’ll need two Stonesword Keys to open the entrance to this cave.
Radahn Soldier Ashes
The Radahn Soldier Ashes is found in War-Dead Catacombs. As you proceed through this area, you’ll encounter a group of soldiers fighting against each other. Beyond the fighting area is a staircase to the right. Take this and continue along this path until you reach a dead-end.
Before the end of this area, there’s a window to your right you can jump into. Do that and proceed to the staircase to the left. At the end of this area, there’s a Cleanrot Knight waiting for you. The Radahn Soldier Ashes is in the area where you find this enemy.
Raya Lucaria Soldier Ashes
You can find this Spirit Ash in Road’s End Catacombs. It is in a chest behind an illusory wall which you can find behind the pillar that fires three arrows at you.
Redmane Knight Ogha Ashes
You obtain Redmane Knight Ogha after defeating the Putrid Tree Spirit at the end of the War-Dead Catacombs.
Redmane Knight Ogha is one of the six Legendary Spirit Ashes in Elden Ring.
Rotten Stray Ashes
This can be looted from a corpse inside a destroyed building directly north of the Sellia Under-Stair Site of Grace. It is guarded by a rotten dog.
Skeletal Bandit Ashes
You obtain this Spirit Ash after defeating the Tibia Mariner field boss in eastern Liurnia.
Skeletal Militiaman Ashes
Obtained by defeating the Tibia Mariner in Summonwater Village in northern Limgrave.
Soldjars of Fortune Ashes
You can acquire the Soldjars of Fortune Ashes by defeating the Grave Warden Duelist in Aurize Side Tomb.
Spirit Jellyfish Ashes
Roderika gives the Spirit Jellyfish Ashes to you when you first encounter her in Stormhill Shack.
The Stormhawk Deenh Spirit Ash is located in the Chapel of Anticipation. This area is actually the place at the very beginning of the game. To revisit the Chapel of Anticipation, you must make your way to the Four Belfries in western Liurnia. Grab the Imbued Sword Key from the highest belfry and use the portal in the second-highest belfry to the right (if you’re starting from below) to travel to the Chapel of Anticipation.
Make your way back to the chapel and enter the door right of the main gate. Proceed from here and you’ll eventually find a chest containing the Stormhawk Deenh Spirit Ash.
Twinsage Sorcerer Ashes
You acquire this Spirit Ash after defeating the boss at the end of the Black Knife Catacombs.
Vulgar Militia Ashes
The Vulgar Militia Ashes is found in Auriza Hero’s Grave. When you arrive in the area where the path of the three machines meets, look over the deep chasm to the north. There are wooden beams here you can drop on.
Carefully drop on the beams and navigate your way to the other side of this area where you’ll be greeted by basilisks. Beyond them, you’ll find a corpse on the ground. Loot the corpse to obtain the Vulgar Militia Ashes.
Wandering Noble Ashes
The Wandering Noble Ashes is found in the Stormfoot Catacombs. As you progress through this area, you’ll eventually come across a ladder in the corner that’s safe from the second fire pillar you encounter. Climb the ladder and proceed onwards. You’ll find this Spirit Ash on a corpse guarded by Jade Goblins.
Winged Misbegotten Ashes
You can find this Spirit Ash in the Unsightly Catacombs. Before reaching the end of this catacomb, you’ll find a pit with four Misbegotten enemies. There’s a corpse in this pit that carries the Winged Misbegotten Ashes.
You receive this Spirit Ash as a reward for solving the “Prophecy” Painting. The place the painting depicts can be seen from the northern area of the Church of Pilgrimage. Simply head to this area and you’ll find the “painter.” Upon discovery, the painter will automatically disappear, leaving behind the Warhawk Ashes.
How to Summon Spirit Ashes
You immediately gain the ability to summon Spirit Ashes after receiving the Spirit Calling Bell from Renna while revisiting the Church of Elleh in Limgrave. If you somehow missed this item from her, you can also purchase it from the Twin Maiden Husks in the Roundtable Hold for 1,000 Runes.
Take note that you can only summon Spirit Ashes when you’re near Rebirth Monuments. These are mostly found in areas of interest such as castles, ruins, and manors with multiple enemies, around Minor Erdtrees, and of course, boss areas. You’ll know you’re around a Rebirth Monument when the monument icon appears on the left side of your screen.
When you use the Furlcalling Finger Remedy to summon another player when playing online, you won’t be able to use the Spirit Calling Bell until you deactivate the effects of the Furlcalling Finger Remedy.
One last thing to remember, you can only use one Spirit Ash at a time. When one is already summoned, you won’t be able to summon another one until the next encounter. You also won’t be able to re-summon a Spirit Ash after they die during an encounter.