Useful tips

How do I get past the statue in Dark Souls 2?

How do I get past the statue in Dark Souls 2?

You can remove the statues that are blocking your way in Dark Souls 2 by use of The Fragrant Brand of Yore. This is an item you can use once to bring a statue to life to either kill it or sometimes interact with it in other ways.

Where can I find branches of yore?


  • Merchant Hag Melentia: – Only one (12,000)
  • No-Man’s Wharf: In a chest in the house with poisoned jars.
  • Lost Bastille: At the start, passing through there is a way you can drop down a chest with a Covetous Silver Serpent Ring and a Human Effigy.
  • Sinners’ Rise: In a chest after defeating the Lost Sinner.

What do I do with the fragrant branch of yore?

Dark Souls 2 players can use the Fragrant Branch of Yore item to access new areas or characters, and here is every time you can use it. Throughout Dark Souls II, players will encounter petrified stone statues that will stop them from progressing to a new area, acquiring an item, or talking to an important NPC.

Can you buy fragrant branch of yore?

Availability. One can be bought from Merchant Hag Melentia for 12,000 souls. She will sell it in Majula if she moves there and it was not previously purchased. After obtaining the King’s Ring and access to the Place Unbeknownst bonfire, a corpse below the bonfire can be looted for a branch.

Can you sell weapons in Dark Souls 2?

Lonesome Gavlan Information Allows the player to sell their own wares in return for souls, similar to Kingseeker Frampt in Dark Souls 1. If he is killed in No-Man’s Wharf a gravestone will be in his place which costs 3500 souls to talk to him.

Where can I buy fragrant branch of yore early?

Proceed to Harvest Valley and find the branch just prior to the Mines bonfire. Find a way down into the pit in Majula, then proceed through the Grave of Saints to the Gutter. The branch is at the very end of the Gutter, right before the fog gate to the Black Gulch.

Where to find the throne floor bonfire in Dark Souls 2?

Get on and ride it up to the fog gate. Pass through it and continue right, up some stairs, until you reach the remains of an Ashen Idol holding 6x Smelter Wedges. Loot it then continue up the chain to reach the Brume Tower, and find the Throne Floor Bonfire.

Where to defeat possessed armor in Dark Souls 2?

At the bottom of the first set of steps, a Possessed Armor will rise and attack you, next to a couple of corpses. Defeat it and claim the following loot from the bodies: Continue down the path until you reach 2 Ashen Warriors, and a Fume Sorcerer on the cliff.

Where do you get petrified dragon bone in Brume tower?

Pull the lever to open a shortcut to the previous bonfire and pick up a Dried Root. Go back and cross the chain on the left. Enter the fog gate and kill the 5 Ashen Crawlers in that hallway. In the end of the corridor there is a body with 2x Petrified Dragon Bone. Go through the doorway and down the ladder.

Where to kill Ashen Warriors in Dark Souls 2?

Go down the ladder at the end and kill the 3 Ashen Warriors nearby. To the left you will see a big ash field with many ash figures. In here, 2 Ashen Warriors will emerge and try to ambush you from the wall on the left. After you kill them, destroying all the figures grants you 2x Soul of a Great Hero and a Large Soul of a Proud Knight.