Ash of War: Waves of Darkness is an Ash of War and Upgrade Material in Elden Ring. Ash of War: Waves of Darkness provides Magic affinity and the Waves of Darkness Skill. Ashes of War can be equipped on Weapons and Shields to modify the Skill or an equipment, or to apply affinities that modify scaling values.
This Ash of War grants an armament the Magic affinity and the following skill:
"Waves of Darkness: Plunge armament into the ground to release three waves of darkness. Follow up with a strong attack to swing the armament in a sweeping strike."
Usable on greataxes, warhammers, and colossal weapons.
Ash of War: Waves of Darkness Location in Elden Ring
Where to find Ash of War: Waves of Darkness:
Ash of War: Waves of Darkness Elden Ring Guide
- Grants Waves of Darkness Skill
- Can be used with the following affinity Upgrades: Standard, Heavy, Keen, Quality, Magic, Cold
- Can be applied to the following weapon categories, so long as the weapon allows skill replacement: Colossal Swords, Great Hammers, Greataxes, Colossal Weapons, (Despite the description) Great Spears
Elden Ring Ash of War: Waves of Darkness Notes & Tips
- This ash is currently bugged; the initial shockwaves may not register as hits when fighting real players in pvp. The final sweep attack will also not register when connected on enemies in both pvp and pve. - Fixed in patch 1.05.