Unearthing Riches: A Guide to Shadow Realm Runes in Elden Ring

The Shadow of the Erdtree DLC for Elden Ring introduces Shadow Realm Runes, a valuable consumable that grants a hefty boost of runes. This guide details where to find them and how to maximize their usefulness.

Shadow Realm Rune: A Boon for Tarnished

Shadow Realm Runes are remnants of grace found within the DLC, granting a significant 7500 Elden Ring Runes upon activation. These runes offer a convenient way to progress your character, especially when nearing a level up or expensive purchase.

Unearthing Shadow Realm Runes:

While currently limited in confirmed locations, here’s where you can find a Shadow Realm Rune:

  • Belurat Tower Settlement: Explore the right side of the first altar you encounter upon entering the area. Look for a corpse sitting on a chest holding the rune.

Utilizing Shadow Realm Runes:

These runes can be used directly from your inventory or assigned as a quick item for easy access. You can carry up to 99 Shadow Realm Runes at a time.

Maximizing Your Gains:

  • Strategic Use: Since their locations might be limited, consider using Shadow Realm Runes strategically. Hold onto them until you’re close to a level up or a significant purchase to maximize their benefit.
  • Exploration is Key: The Lands Between are vast, and the Shadow of the Erdtree is no exception. Keep exploring, and you might uncover more hidden stashes of Shadow Realm Runes.

The Adventure Awaits:

This guide provides a starting point. As you delve deeper into the Shadow of the Erdtree, you might discover additional locations harboring these valuable runes. Remember, Tarnished, the greatest rewards often lie off the beaten path!

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