The Black Knights are powerful enemies which are remnants from the First Age of Fire.
|Resistances||All physical attacks & Fire (minor resistance to Lightning)|
|Health||672 at Road of Sacrifices (1200 at Untended Graves)|
|Souls||900 (Road of Sacrifices), 1600(NG), 2000(NG)(Untended Graves)|
Smouldering Lake. Road of Sacrifice. Untended Graves. Farron Keep Perimeter
They were the elite knights of Gwyn, the first Lord of Cinder. They were burnt to ashes, but their ghosts are still wandering the land.
The first Black Knight encounter will be in the Road of Sacrifices, near the shortcut from Farron Keep Perimeter. They attack anything in the world, including invading phantoms.
Demon Ruins - Smouldering Lake
Road of Sacrifices - 1 wielding Ul. Greatsword
Untended Graves - 2 wielding Ul. Greatsword, 2 wielding Greataxe
Farron Keep Perimeter - 1 Wielding GreatSword
There are three variations of the Dark Knights, each one carries different weapons : Greataxe, Greatsword and Ultra Greatsword. Unlike in Dark Souls, there is no Glaive variation.
- Black Knight Set
- Black Knight Shield
- Depending on the variation :
Notes and Tips:
- Some Black Knights do not respawn after being killed.
- Untended Graves is an excellent farming location, provided you can defeat the Champion Gundyr, as 4 consecutive Black Knights can be defeated one by one with very little walking distance.