Caryll Runes

Icon Name Use Availability
clockwise metamorphosis rune Clockwise Metamorphosis Boosts max HP +5/10/15% +5%: Forbidden Woods treasure
+10%: Nightmare Frontier treasure
+15%: Pthumeru Ihyll Root Chalice
anti-clockwise metamorphosis rune Anti-Clockwise Metamorphosis Boosts max stamina +10/15/20% +10%: Forbidden Woods treasure
+15%: Lecture Building, coming from the Second Floor, climb down the ladder by the Church Giant and talk to Patches the Spider
+20%: Lower Ailing Loran Root Chalice treasure
DqhvhEO.png Formless Oedon Max QS bullets held up +1/2/3/4/5 +1 dropped by the Small Celestial Emissary that appears after sending the Little Girl to Iosefka's Clinic
+2 Lower Pthumeru Root Chalice
+3 dropped by Oedon Chapel Dweller
+4 Oedon Chapel, on a platform reached through a passage halfway up the elevator to the Healing Church Workshop
+5 Pthumeru Ihyll Root Chalice
VKC1F20.png Oedon Writhe Visceral attacks restore +1/2// QS bullets +1 dropped by Sister Adella
+2 dropped by Iosefka
Cg94IG0.png Clawmark Visceral attack +10/20/30% +10%: Dropped by a hunter in Yahar'gul, Unseen Village near the broken Hypogean Gaol Lamp
+20%: Dropped from enemy at Central Yharnam lamp, after killing Rom, the Vacuous Spider
+30%: Lower Ailing Loran Root Chalice
communion rune Communion Max vials held UP +1/2/3/4/5 +1: In the first room after taking the elevator up in Cathedral Ward
+2: Lecture Building upper floor
+3: Iosefka's Clinic treasure
+4: Celestial Emissary drop
+5: Pthumeru Ihyll Root Chalice
blood rapture rune Blood Rapture V.ATKs restore HP +200/250/300 +200 Dropped from Shadow of Yharnam
+250 Found in Defiled Root Chalice
+300 Dropped from the Chikage Hunter
heir rune Heir Visceral attacks grant x% more bloood echoes +20%: Drop from Henryk the Hunter
+40%: On a chair by the second Bell Ringer in Yahar'gul, Unseen Village
+60%: Pthumeru Ihyll Root Chalice
lake rune Lake Phys. DMG reduction +3/5/7% +3%: Found in Hemwick Charnel Lane by the destroyed bridge towards Forsaken Cainhurst Castle.
+7%: Pthumeru Ihyll Root Chalice
arcane lake rune Arcane Lake Arcane DMG reduction +5/7/10% +5%: Yahar'gul, Unseen Village treasure
+7%: Byrgenwerth treasure, next to the brainsucker
+10%: Isz Root Chalice
fading lake rune Fading Lake Fire DMG reduction +5/7/10% +5%: Nightmare Frontier
+10%: Lower Ailing Loran Root Chalice
dissipating lake rune Dissipating Lake Bolt DMG reduction +5/7/10% +5%: Forbidden Woods treasure
+10% Lower Ailing Loran Root Chalice
alt="" Great Lake All DMG reduction +3/4/5% +3%: Hintertomb Root Chalice
+4%: Upper Cathedral Ward To the right after the lamp
+5%: Isz Root Chalice
alt="" Deep Sea Increases frenzy resistance +100/200/300 +100: Hintertomb Root Chalice
+200: Forbidden Woods treasure, behind the two big snakes
+300: Isz Root Chalice
Clear Deep Sea Increases slow poison resistance +100/200/300. +100 Forbidden Woods treasure
+200: Nightmare Frontier treasure
+300: Lower Ailing Loran Root Chalice
alt="" Stunning Deep Sea Increases rapid poison resistance +100/200/300. +200: Nightmare Frontier
+300: Lower Loran Root Chalice
moon rune Moon More echoes from slain enemies (+10/20/30%) +10%: Found in Hypogean Gaol
+20%: Found at the bottom of a staircase in the area where Micolash, Host of the Nightmare is fought
+30%: Nightmare of Mensis, requires the "Make Contact" gesture found in Upper Cathedral Ward. Use the gesture in front of Brain of Mensis after dropping it into the abyss. Access the abyss with a cage-elevator.
Nw1JFRV.png Eye More items from fallen enemies. Raises discovery by +50/70/100 +50: Nightmare of Mensis next to a rock throwers near the Mergo's Loft - Base lamp
+70: Dropped from Master Willem in Byrgenwyrth
+100: Isz Root Chalice
beast rune Beast Temp. boost to transform +20/50/100 +20: Dropped from the Beast possessed soul at the bottom of the Healing Church Workshop tower
+50: Dropped by killing the Suspicious Beggar
+100: Lower Ailing Loran Chalice

Oath Runes

Icon Name Use Availability
beast's embrace rune Beast's Embrace Temp. boost to transform +15. Defeat Laurence, The First Vicar
corruption rune Corruption Cont. heal near death +1 Join the Cainhurst Vilebloods.
hunter rune Hunter stamina recovery speed UP Complete Eileen the Crow's questline
impurity rune Impurity Max HP during co-op +2% Join the League.
milkweed rune Milkweed Transform into Celestial Kin Form
Unique dodge animation and increase in dodge distance
Item Discovery +10
Complete Adeline's questline
radiance rune Radiance Vial HP recovery UP Complete Alfred's questline


  • Runes have multiple tiers, with higher tier runes granting higher statistical gains.
  • Multiple runes of the same name but different tiers can be equipped at once, granting cumulative benefits.

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