Elden Ring SotE Carian Sorcery Sword: Location, Stats, and more

Where to Find the Carian Sorcery Sword in Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree

Players looking to add the powerful Carian Sorcery Sword to their weapon arsenal in Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree can locate it on top of Castle Ensis after dropping down from Scadu Altus. To reach this location, start from the Highroad Cross Site of Grace in Scadu Altus.

From the Highroad Cross Site of Grace, head west towards the small body of water and loop back towards Castle Esnis. Refer to the map below for the exact location.

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Once you reach the designated location above Castle Ensis, your next step is to drop down onto the roof. Ensure you drop down on the correct side of the Castle to access the Carian Sorcery Sword.

Before dropping down, confirm your location by checking the image below, where the red arrow indicates the Carian Sorcery Sword’s position.

Carian Sorcery Sword Location in Elden Ring Shadow of the Erdtree
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Carian Sorcery Sword Stats and Scaling

Carian Sorcery Sword Stats
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The Carian Sorcery Sword falls under the Thrusting Sword weapon type in Elden Ring and scales with Strength (E), Dexterity (D), and Intelligence (D). This sword requires 10 Str, 19 Dex, and 16 Int to wield. Below are the base stats of the Carian Sorcery Sword.


  • Phy: 73
  • Mag: 73
  • Fire: 0
  • Ligt: 0
  • Holy: 0
  • Crit: 110


  • Phy: 34.0
  • Mag: 48.0
  • Fire: 24.0
  • Ligt: 24.0
  • Holy: 24.0
  • Boost: 19

Carian Sorcery Sword Weapon Skill: Impaling Thrust

The Carian Sorcery Sword boasts the Impaling Thrust Weapon Skill, allowing players to lunge forward with a long thrust that can break through an enemy’s guard.

In addition to its impressive weapon skill, the Carian Sorcery Sword serves as a catalyst for Glinstone Sorcery during strong attacks, acting as a staff and eliminating the need for a separate offhand staff.

Carian Sorcery Sword Upgrade Materials

To upgrade the Carian Sorcery Sword, players will need Somber Smithing Stones. While these stones can be found scattered across the Lands Between and the Land of Shadow, a convenient way to acquire them is by obtaining Bell Bearings. Upon delivering the correct Bell Bearing to the Twin Maiden Husks at the Roundtable Hold, players can purchase Somber Smithing Stones without the need to search for them.