Sword that opens the Embedded's door.
Shaped like a weapon, but is in fact a key.
Plunge the key into the Embedded
to bring a rhapsodic end to his fate.
The once-human Embedded, realizing that he
could never resist the temptation of the flesh,
bound himself eternally with chains. Since then,
he has awaited the day that somebody will
find this key, and bury it within his bosom.
Demon of Song drop.
- Its true purpose is to open a locked door in the highest tower of Drangleic Castle which imprisons one of the Milfanito. See its page for more details.
- A second one can be obtained by killing the Demon of Song after re-spawning it using a Bonfire Ascetic, but only after using the first Key on the door (there cannot be two of these in the player's possession).
- This item will be removed from the inventory after moving to NG+.
- Cannot be upgraded.
The Damage stat dictates how much damage the weapon does. The Damage stats for a weapon are A / B / C / D / E:
Each weapon has one or more physical damage types:
The Aux Effect stat dictates how effective the weapon will be at causing the effect. The Aux Effect stats for a weapon are A / B:
|Counter Strength:||Damage multiplier when hitting an enemy that is performing an action such as attacking. Value of 100 means no extra damage.|
|Poise Damage:||The ability of the weapon to break the poise of an enemy.|
The Stats Needed determines how high various Stats must be in order to wield the weapon effectively.
Wielding a weapon without the required Strength and/or Dexterity will incur a penalty to the Physical damage of the weapon,
Also keep in mind that your character gains a 100% bonus to Strength by wielding a weapon with both hands, thus reducing
The Stat Bonuses rating indicates the level of bonus damage you do with the weapon, based on the associated Stat.
The Damage Reduction % of the weapon. It dictates how much damage the weapon mitigates while blocking.
|Aux Effect Reduction:||
The Aux Effect Reduction % of the weapon. It dictates how much of the effect the weapon mitigates while blocking.
|Stability:||Determines the amount of stamina expended to block an incoming attack. A higher stability also allows you to block stronger
attacks without breaking guard and reduces the amount of stamina depleted from blocking attacks.
|Durability:||The durability of the weapon.|
|Weight:||The weight of the weapon. Note that carrying over 70% of your Equip Weight will reduce the speed of your rolls, while going
over 100% will reduce your regular speed to walking and attempts to roll or backstep will leave you momentarily stunned.
|Enchantable? Items/Spells:||Determines whether or not the weapon can receive a temporary damage buff by items and/or spells. Note that if you decided
to infuse the weapon it cannot be enchanted by items.