Elden Ring

Black Blade Kindred - Boss in ER

Black Blade Kindred is a recurring boss in the game ER. They are Valiant Gargoyles who serve Maliketh, the Black Blade, and they wield bronze weapons mended with blackened corpse wax. The boss is able to harness the power of the Rune of Death, using attacks that drain the player's health. They appear in two different locations: Bestial Sanctum and Forbidden Lands. In Bestial Sanctum, the boss wields a halberd and a greatsword, while in Forbidden Lands, the boss wields a twinblade and an axe. There is a sending gate north of the Third Church of Marika that can be used to bypass the boss in Bestial Sanctum. Millicent is available as a summon for the boss fight in Forbidden Lands, if certain requirements are met. The boss has different movesets depending on the location, although the specific moves are not provided in the content.

What is the boss's role in the game?

The boss is a Valiant Gargoyle who serves Maliketh, the Black Blade.

What weapons does the boss wield?

The boss wields bronze weapons mended with blackened corpse wax. In Bestial Sanctum it wields a halberd and a greatsword, while in Forbidden Lands it wields a twinblade and an axe.

What power can the boss harness?

The boss is able to harness the power of the Rune of Death, using attacks that drain the player's health.

Where does the boss appear in the game?

The boss appears in two different locations: Bestial Sanctum and Forbidden Lands.

How can the player bypass the boss?

There is a sending gate north of the Third Church of Marika that can teleport the player to the door to the Bestial Sanctum, allowing them to bypass the boss.

Is there any support available for the boss fight in Forbidden Lands?

Millicent is available as a summon for the boss fight in Forbidden Lands, provided she has been given the Valkyrie's Prosthesis and has been spoken to in Dominula, Windmill Village.

What are the different movesets of the boss?

The boss has different movesets depending on the location. The movesets are not provided in the content.