Elden Ring Item Tier List: Best & Worst Items

Want to unleash a featureful version of the Elden Ring? Our Elden Ring Item Tier List will help you pick up all the vital in-game items! 

Elden Ring offers its users the most intense combative duel they might have ever seen with the massive horde of weapons and exciting collection of bosses on the leash. The thrill doesn’t end here as the Elden Ring holds yet another essential set of equipment to heat the intensity–called items. How could I resist either? Similar to our Elden Ring Weapons tier list and bosses tier list, here’s a complete Elden Ring Item Tier List to help you make the most of this utility, too! 

Key Takeaways
  • Elden Ring features over 150 items, including Weapons, Spirit Ashes, and Boss-related items.
  • Six types categorize the items: Great Rune, Key Item, Remembrance, Consumable, Upgrade Material, and Multiplayer Material.
  • Our ranking assesses each item’s overall value and usefulness, determining if they’re worth obtaining from Bosses, chests, or the Lands Between.
  • Highlighted items include Sewer-Goal Key, Remembrance of the Dragonlord, Godrick‘s Great Rune, Rune Arc, Somber Ancient Dragon Smithing Stone, and Small Golden Effigy.
  • Some less valuable items include Fireproof Dried Liver, Smithing Stone, Torch, and Maps.
  • S-Tier items are essential for success, while A-Tier items can be skipped.

Comparison Between All Elden Ring Items

Here’s a summary of all the items in Elden Ring: 

Item NameTierTypeHow To Get
Sewer Gaol KeySKey ItemGiven by the Dung Eater in the Roundtable hold
Drawing Room KeySKey ItemGiven by Tanith after giving your services to the Volcano Manor
Academy Glintstone KeySKey Item- Liurnia of the lakes
- Raya lucaria academy
Rusty KeySKey ItemStormveil Castle. Left of the south entrance
Godrick’s Great RuneSGreat RuneDropped by demi god bosses
Discarded Palace KeySKey ItemIn the grand library of raya lucaria with her mother
Imbued Sword KeySKey Item- The chest in the Four Belfries
- Ease side of Raya Lucaria Academy rooftop
- In Sellia, Town Of Sorcery
Stonesword KeySKey ItemPurchase from:
- Limgrave
- Weeping Peninsula
Dectus Medallion
(Left and Right Parts)
SKey ItemLeft Part -> Inside the chest in Fort Haight
Right Part -> Found in fort faroth in Dragonbarrow
Rold MedallionSKey ItemGiven by Melina after defeating Morgott, The Omen King
Haligtree Secret Medallion
(Left and Right Parts)
SKey ItemIn the west of Liurnia of the Lakes
Carian Inverted StatueSKey ItemGiven by Ranni in Ranni's rise
Radahn Great RuneSGreat RuneAfter defeating the Starscourge Radahn
Remembrance of the
SRemembranceAfter defeating the Dragonlord Placidusax
Rune ArcSConsumableCan be found in a plethora of different places
- By defeating bosses such as Furled Finger, Host Of Fingers etc.
- In one of the roots of the erdtree etc
Remembrance of the GraftedSRemembranceAfter defeating Godrick the Grafted
Morgott Great RuneSGreat RuneAfter defeating Morgott, The Omen King
Flask of Cerulean TearsSConsumableGet defeated by the Grafted Scion during the tutorial
Malenia Great RuneSGreat RuneAfter defeating Malenia, Blade of Miquella
Rykard Great RuneSGreat RuneAfter defeating Rykard, Lord of Blasphemy
Spirit Calling BellSKey ItemGiven by Renna at the Church of Elleh in Limgrave
Remembrance of the
SRemembranceAfter defeating Rykard, Lord of Blasphemy
Iron WhetbladeSKey ItemIn Stormveil Castle
Elden RemembranceSRemembranceAfter defeating the Elden Beast
Larval TearSKey Item- Limgrave
- Liurnia of the Lakes
- Caelid
- Altus Plateau
- Mt. Glemir
- Consecrated Snowfield
- Siofra River
- Nokron, Eternal City
- Nokstella, Eternal City
Remembrance of Hoarah
SRemembranceAfter defeating Godfrey, First Elden Lord
Glintstone WhetbladeSKey ItemRaya Lucaria Academy
Remembrance of the
SRemembranceAfter defeating Starscourge Radahn
Whetstone KnifeSKey ItemSoutheastern area of Gatefront Ruins
Crafting KitSKey Item- Purchased from Merchant Kale
- Purchased from Twin Maiden Husks
Tailoring ToolsSKey ItemAfter defeating the Demi Human chief boss
Two Fingers PrayerbookSKey ItemIn the Fortified Manor
Fire Monks’ PrayerbookSKey ItemLiurnia of the Lakes
Spectral Steed WhistleSKey ItemReceived from Melina
Memory StoneSKey ItemPurchased from Twin Maiden Husks
Mohg Great RuneSGreat RuneAfter defeating Mohg, Lord of Blood
Lost Ashes of WarSKey Item- Purchased from Isolated merchant from the following:
- Weeping Peninsula
- Raya Lucaria
Holy Water PotSConsumableCraft it by using the following:
- Mushroom x1
- Tarnished Golden Sunflower x1
- Empty Cracked Pot x1
Wraith Calling BellSKey ItemLiurnia of the Lakes
Roped Fire PotSConsumableCraft it by using the following:
- Mushroom x1
- Smoldering Butterfly x1
- String x1
- Empty Cracked Pot x1
Somber Ancient Dragon
Smithing Stone
- 2 in Consecrated Snowfield
- 1 in Mohgwyn Palace
- 3 in Elphael, Brace of the Haligtree
- 1 in Leyndell, Ashen Capital
- 1 in Crumbling Farum Azula
Somber Smithing Stone [9]SUpgrade
- Crumbling Farum Azula
- Dragonbarrow, Caelid
- Elphael
- Consecrated Snowfield etc
Somber Smithing Stone [8]SUpgrade
- Purchased from the Twin Maiden Husks
- Dragonbarrow
- Subterranean Shunning Ground etc
Great Ghost GlovewortSUpgrade
- Beneath the throne at Ainsel River
- Beneath the massive statue in Night's Sacred Ground etc
Ghost Glovewort [9]SUpgrade
- Mohgwyn Dynasty Mausoleum
- Giant Conquering Hero's Grave
- Nokstella, Eternal City
- Elphael, Brace of the Haligtree etc.
Great Grave GlovewortSUpgrade
- Consecrated Snowfield
- Giant Conquering Hero's Grave
- Crumbling Farum Azula
- Elphael, Brace of the Haligtree
Grave Glovewort [9]SUpgrade
- Leyndell Catacombs
- Consecrated Snowfield
- Giant Conquering Hero's Grave etc.
Ancient Dragon Smithing
- Purchased from gatekeeper gostoc
- After completing Nepheli Loux's questline etc
Smithing Stone [8]SUpgrade
- Caelid
- Consecrated Snowfield
- Yelough Anix Tunnel etc
Small Golden EffigySMultiplayer
Small Red EffigySMultiplayer
Duelist’s Furled FingerSMultiplayer
Tarnished Wizened FingerSMultiplayer
On the right side of the tutorial area on a body
“Please Help” Prattling
SKey ItemIn Impaler's Catacombs
Limgrave East MapSKey ItemNorth east of Mistwood Ruins
Limgrave West MapSKey ItemIn Gatefront Ruins
Weeping Peninsula MapSKey ItemSouth from the Bridge of sacrifice
Leyndell Capital MapSKey ItemCapital Outskirts
Siofra River MapSKey ItemNext to the staircase that leads to Hallowhorn
Caelid MapSKey ItemNear the middle of the Caelid highway south
Remembrance of the Full
Moon Queen
ARemembranceAfter defeating Rennela, Queen of the Full Moon
Throwing DaggerAConsumable- Purchased from the following:
- Merchant Kale
- Twin Maiden Husks
Black WhetbladeAKey ItemOn a corpse in Night's sacred ground
Bone KnifeAConsumableCan be craft by the following:
- Thin Beast Bones x2
Red Hot WhetbladeAKey ItemChamber outside the plaza site of grace
KukriAConsumable- Purchased from the Nomadic Merchant
- Liurnia of the Lakes, Stormveil Castle, and Limgrave
Flask of Crimson TearsAConsumableIn Stranded Graveyard
Remembrance of the Regal
ARemembranceAfter defeating the Regal Ancestor Spirit
Heavy Meteorite FragmentAConsumableN/A
Host’s Trick MirrorAKey ItemPurchased from the Twin Maiden Husks
Furled Finger’s Trick MirrorAKey ItemPurchased from the Twin Maiden Husks
Royal House ScrollAKey ItemTo the east side of the Agheel Lake South site of grace
Gravity Stone FanAConsumable- A chest in Sellia Crystal Tunnel
- Purchased from:
- Hermit Merchant
- Twin Maiden Husks
Remembrance of the Blood
ARemembranceAfter defeating Mohg, Lord of Blood
Ruin FragmentAConsumable- Weeping Peninsula, Limgrave, and Liurnia of the Lakes
- Dropped by the following:
- Abnormal stone cluster
- Stray
- Wandering noble
- Demi Human/Demi Human Chief
Conspectus ScrollAKey ItemRaya Lucaria Academy
Dragon HeartAConsumableDragons that when defeated drop the dragon heart:
- Borealis, The Freezing Fog
- Decaying Ekzykes
- Flying Dragon Agheel and a bunch more
Gravity Stone ChunkAConsumable- Inside a chest in Sellia crystla tunnel
- Purchased from the following:
- Hermit merchant
- Twin maiden husks
Ancient Dragon PrayerbookAKey ItemCrumbling Farum Azula
Baldachin’s BlessingAConsumableGiven by Fia at the Roundtable hold
Remembrance of the Fire
ARemembranceDefeat the fire giant at flame peak
Starlight ShardsAConsumable- In front of stone astrolabes
- Weeping Peninsula, Limgrave, Mt. Glemir etc.
Great Rune of The UnbornAGreat RuneAfter defeating Rennela, Queen of the Full Moon
Fire GreaseAConsumableLimgrave caves, Stormveil castle, and Murkwater Cave
Neutralizing BolusesAConsumable- Purchased from the following:
- Nomadic Merchant
- Twin Maiden Husks
Academy ScrollAKey ItemWest of the lake facing cliffs site of grace
Blood GreaseAConsumableLiurnia of the Lakes
Remembrance of the
ARemembranceAfter defeating Astel Naturalborn of the Void
Dragonwound GreaseAConsumable- Raya Lucaria
- Fringefolk Hero's grave
- Temple quarter and a lot more
Assassin‘s PrayerbookAKey ItemBehind the 2nd imp statue door in Rountable hold
Staunching BolusesAConsumablePurchased from the following:
- Nomadic Merchant
- Twin Maiden Husks
Dragon Cult PrayerbookAKey ItemDropped by a Leyndell knight in Liurnia of the
Rowa RaisinAConsumableAfter defeating Kaiden sellswords
Remembrance of the Rot
ARemembranceAfter defeating Malenia, Blade of Miquella
Talisman PouchAKey Item- After defeating the following bosses:
- Margit, The Fell Omen
- Morgott, The Omen King
- Godfrey, First Elden Lord
Remembrance of the Omen
ARemembranceDropped by Morgott, The Omen King
Sleep PotAConsumableCrafted by using the following:
- Mushroom x1
- Trina's Lily x1
- Empty Cracked Pot x1
Preserving BolusesAConsumable- Inside the shack of the rotting
- Leyndell, Royal Capital
- Siofra River Well
Remembrance of the Black
ARemembranceAfter defeating Maliketh, The Black Blade
Stimulating BolusesAConsumablePurchased from the following:
- Nomadic Merchant
- Twin Maiden Husks
Sancrified WhetbladeAKey ItemFortified Manor Leyndell
Rot GreaseAConsumable- On a corpse in Sellia crystal tunnel
- The Shaded Castle
- Miquella's Haligtree
Exalted FleshAConsumable- On a body in the ruins of church of dragon communion
- On a body in Stormhill
- Leyndell royal capital
White Cipher RingAMultiplayer MaterialPurchased from the Twin Maiden Husks
Amber StarlightAKey ItemAltus highway junction in Altus Plateau region
Mending Rune of Perfect
AGreat RuneDropped by Goldmask
Cured Immunizing MeatAConsumable- One of the shrubs in Waypoint Ruins
- Siofra river well
- Seethewater Cave
Mending Rune of the Fell
AGreat RuneAwarded by dung eater
Fire PotAConsumableCrafted by using the following:
- Mushroom x1
- Smoldering Butterfly x1
- Empty Cracked Pot x1
Gold Pickled Fowl FootAConsumable- On a small hill in West Limgrave
- One of the rooms on Stormveil Castle
- Sold by Patches
Mending Rune of the Death
AGreat RuneAwarded by Fia
Fireproof Dried LiverAConsumable- On a corpse on the cellar of Stormveil Castle
- On a corpse in Seathewater river
Remembrance of the
ARemembranceAfter defeating the Lichdragon Fortissax
Pickled Turtle NeckAConsumable- In a chest inside Earthbore Cave
- Purchased from the Nomadic merchant
- Elphael, Brace of the Haligtree
Somber Smithing Stone
[1 to 7]
Each stone is located in different parts
Ghost Glovewort [1 to 8]AUpgrade
Each ghost glovewort is located in different places
Crave Glovewort [1 to 8]AUpgrade
Each crave glovewort is located in different places
Smithing Stone [7]AUpgrade
- Purchased from the Twin maiden husks
- Caelid
- Sellia Crystal Tunnel
- Mountaintops of the Giants
Smithing Stone [6]AUpgrade
- Nokstella, Eternal City
- Leyndell Royal Capital
- Grand Cloister
- Mt. Glemir and a lot more places
Smithing Stone [5]AUpgrade
- Purchased from the twin maiden husks
- Raya lucaria academy, Nokron, eternal city etc
Smithing Stone [4]AUpgrade
- Northeast of Artist's Shack
- Siofra river
- Ainsel River and a lot more places
Smithing Stone [3]AUpgrade
- Liurnia of the Lakes
- Ainsel River
- Stormveil Castle
Smithing Stone [2]AUpgrade
- Limgrave
- Weeping Peninsula
- Stormveil Castle
Smithing Stone [1]AUpgrade
- Limgrave
- Weeping Peninsula
- Liurnia of the lakes
- Ainsel River
Furlcalling Finger RemedyAMultiplayer
Dropped by the following:
- Bloody Finger Nerijus
- Hosts of fingers
- Anastasia, Tarnished eater
Rainbow StoneAConsumable- At academy gate town
- Weeping peninsula
GlowstoneAConsumable- In groveside cave
- From a corpse in Sellia hideaway
Blue Cipher RingAMultiplayer
Purchased from the Twin Maiden Husks
ScriptstoneAConsumableCrafted by the following:
- Ruin Fragment x1
- Human Bone Shard x1
Taunter’s TongueAMultiplayer
Dropped by Mad tongue alverich
Bloody FingerAMultiplayer
Given by the White mask varre
Festering Bloody FingerAMultiplayer
Purchased from the following:
- Nomadic Merchant
- Patches
- Twin maiden husks
Finger SevererAMultiplayer
Alongside the Tarnished furled finger in
the starting area
Mimic’s VeildAKey ItemStormveil Castle
“Apologies” Prattling PateAKey ItemUnsightly catacombs
“Hello” Prattling PateAKey ItemStormfoot catacombs
“Thank you” Prattling PateAKey ItemTombswards catacombs
TorchAKey ItemPurchased from the following:
- Kale from the church of elleh
- Twin maiden husks
TelescopeAKey ItemPurchased from the following:
- Merchant kale
- Twin maiden husks
Ainsel River MapAKey ItemRuin next to Nomadic Merchant
Dragonbarrow MapAKey ItemEast of dragonbarrow west site of grace
Mohgwyn Palace MapAKey ItemUnderground of Mohgwyn palace
Liurnia East MapAKey ItemSouth of the swampy lake in Liurnia of the Lakes
Liurnia West MapAKey ItemNortheast of the North Liurnia lake shore
Liurnia North MapAKey ItemAt academy gate town
Western Mountaintops MapAKey ItemGrand lift of rold in Leyndell
Eastern Mountaintops MapAKey ItemMountain top of the giants
Consecrated Snowfield MapAKey ItemRoad north past the snowstorm -> A frozen river
-> map piller
Deeproot Depths MapAKey ItemClosest site of grace. The nameless eternal city
Lake of Rot MapAKey ItemOn a corpse at the Lake of rot
LanternAKey ItemPurchased from the following:
- Isolated merchant
- Nomadic merchant

S-Tier Elden Ring Items S-Tier

S-Tier Elden Ring ItemsThe S-Tier includes items you must possess to further your adventure in the realm of Elden Ring. Though many of these will not be a direct key for opening the next challenge along the Elden Ring pathway, they will still prove significantly crucial.  

For instance, some Remembrances or Consumables of this tier may seem useless to you as not every offering suits everyone. Still, you may require it against a necessary-to-defeat boss at some point in the game. Therefore every Elden Ring Item mentioned below is worth your attention. 

Nevertheless, items ranked in this tier don’t necessarily imply that players initiate a blind quest of finding them. You will come past most of the S-Tier items along the way, and you just need to prioritize picking them.


Elden Ring Items A-Tier
A-Tier Elden Ring Items

This tier holds all Elden Ring items that aren’t an absolute must-have for players if they aspire to reach the end of the game; however, these choices will surely help along. 

How I Built This Tier List

I put a substantial amount of time and effort into curating game tier lists after thoroughly experiencing the play ourselves. The Elden Ring item tier list is no different, either. The items ranked above are not only placed into respective tiers merely on stats but also on how viable their effects can prove for individual players. 

I’ve worked hard with my team to gather all the necessary and most up-to-date information to ensure our readers don’t miss any details. However, because Elden Ring is a new release and we as gamers are still experiencing its vast fields filled with intense, new challenges, this tier list may lack some speck of information. 

Our overall Elden Ring items ranking and guide are open for further discussion in the comments below.

Tips: I previously curated the Elden Ring Spells tier list based on usability; make sure to read that as well.

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Medalions are by far the best items.


Honestly I never even touched the crafting kit lol

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