Lamps

General Information

Lamps act as checkpoints in the world of Yharnam once they are lit. You may use them to travel back to Hunter's Dream. Unlike previous Dark Souls games, you can't rest at them to regain health, you have to travel back to Hunter's Dream to do that.

Yharnam Headstone

Lamp Name Location Name Notes
1st Floor Sickroom Iosefka's Clinic
Central Yharnam Central Yharnam
Great Bridge Central Yharnam Appears after slaying the Cleric Beast.
Tomb of Oedon Central Yharnam appears after slaying Father Gascoigne. Can become temporarily unavailable1.
Cathedral Ward Cathedral Ward Located inside Oedon Chapel.
Grand Cathedral Cathedral Ward Appears after slaying Vicar Amelia. Can become temporarily unavailable2.
Upper Cathedral Ward Upper Cathedral Ward Opens with Upper Cathedral Key found in Yahar'gul, Unseen Village.
Lumenflower Gardens Upper Cathedral Ward Appears after slaying the Celestial Emissary.
Altar of Despair Upper Cathedral Ward Appears after slaying Ebrietas, Daughter of the Cosmos.
Old Yharnam Old Yharnam
Church of the Good Chalice Old Yharnam Appears after slaying Blood-Starved Beast.
Graveyard of the Darkbeast Old Yharnam Appears after slaying Darkbeast Paarl.

Frontier Headstone

Lamp Name Location Name Notes
Hemwick Charnel Lane Hemwick Charnel Lane
Witch's Abode Hemwick Charnel Lane Appears after slaying the Witch of Hemwick.
Forbidden Woods Forbidden Woods
Forbidden Grave Forbidden Woods Appears after slaying the Shadows of Yharnam.
Byrgenwerth Byrgenwerth
Moonside Lake Byrgenwerth Appears after slaying Rom, the Vacuous Spider.

Unseen Headstone

Lamp Name Location Name Notes
Yahar'gul, Unseen Village Yahar'gul, Unseen Village
Yahar'gul Chapel Yahar'gul, Unseen Village
Advent Plaza Yahar'gul, Unseen Village Appears after slaying The One Reborn.
Hypogean Gaol Yahar'gul, Unseen Village Missable. Location can be accessed if killed by any Snatcher that appears in Yharnam after slaying the Blood-starved Beast.
Becomes permanently unavailable3.
Forsaken Castle Cainhurst Forsaken Cainhurst Castle Requires a Cainhurst Summons.
Logarius' Seat Forsaken Cainhurst Castle Appears after slaying Martyr Logarius.
Vileblood Queen's Chamber Forsaken Cainhurst Castle
Abandoned Old Workshop Abandoned Old Workshop

Nightmare Headstone

Lamp Name Location Name Notes
Lecture Building Lecture Building Can be sent here by an Amygdala from the Cathedral Ward if holding the Tonsil Stone.
Cannot access the Lecture Building 2nd Floor from here
Lecture Building 2nd Floor Lecture Building
Nightmare Frontier Nightmare Frontier Can only reach here from the Lecture Building.
Amygdala's Chamber Nightmare Frontier Appears after slaying Amygdala.
Nightmare of Mensis Nightmare of Mensis Can only reach here from the Lecture Building 2nd Floor.
Mergo's Loft: Base Nightmare of Mensis
Mergo's Loft: Middle Nightmare of Mensis appears after slaying Micolash, Host of the Nightmare.
Wet Nurse's Lunarium Nightmare of Mensis appears after slaying Mergo's Wet Nurse.

Hunter's Nightmare

Lamp Name Location Name Notes
Hunter's Nightmare Hunter's Nightmare
Corpse Pile Hunter's Nightmare Appears after slaying Ludwig the Accursed / the Holy Blade.
Research Hall Hunter's Nightmare

Notes


Progressing the Night: Game Progress

As you progress with your hunt, certain events will trigger a change to the world.

Visual Change

The night sky will change in appearance with every event triggered.

Time Triggers


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