NPCs in Elden Ring are the various inhabitants that the player encounters throughout their journey. These NPCs often provide information that helps players piece together the Lore of the game, while some are quest givers or are related to each other in some manner, while many are merchants with whom players can trade for Equipment, Magic, and Items. This page contains a full list of all the NPCs in Elden Ring, and gives links to in-depth guides where you can find detailed information on NPC locations and quest information.
- You can check the Side Quests page to find all NPC questlines.
- See NPC Summons for a list of characters that may join you for boss battles.
- See NPC Invaders for a list of characters that can invade you or that you can invade.
Elden Ring NPCs Guide
Merchants & NPCs
The many members of a long forgotten tribe. True to their title, they sell various items appealing to many.
The ever-working blacksmith of the Roundtable. He strengthens armaments and can duplicate Ashes of War, hoping that he can undo his mistakes…
The many lone merchants living in the Lands Between. They sell helpful items, such as Cookbooks and Armor.
A rather amicable Troll that offers blacksmithing services.
He is related to a certain character’s questline.
Holy practitioner that teaches practical faith-based Incantations. May also be given prayerbooks to increase his stock.
An old Albinauric Merchant found in Caria Manor, he sells high end goods and materials.
Other NPCs in Elden Ring
Melina is first met during the beginning of the Tarnished's journey, and will approach them as they are resting and will propose an accord.
A large friendly Living Jar, who wishes to become a warrior of great renown.
An intriguing warrior who hunts down the Bloody Fingers, Tarnished who hunt their own.
A curious and pompous man that many come across at Limgrave, early on in the game. Will offer some advice.
The commander of Castle Morne, disheartened with the recent troubles with the rebellious Misbegotten.
A distressed woman who warns you of the dangers of Castle Morne, while imploring others to send a message to her father.
Empyrean ruler of the Lands Between, with demigod offspring who seeks for the power of the Elden Ring.
A recurring character, often acting as a swindler and a merchant.
Fellow warrior who helps you as a summon in many battles.
A mysterious woman found in Liurnia of the Lakes, roaming The Lands Between in search of the distant light.
Curious women with the gift of foresight, just by reading the palm of the individual's hands. They are located in diverse places in The Lands Between.
The well-mannered and hunched scout for the Volcano Manor. She searches for new recruits in various locations.
A tall, suspicious fellow found by the entrance of Stormveil Castle. He later becomes a merchant as the story progresses.
A kind and polite warrior in service to Lady Ranni. He will often help you as a summon in fights to come.
An curious, old Sage who asks you a favor.
A young woman stricken with scarlet rot.
A massive Living Jar guarding the Colosseum in Caelid. He will allow you to battle his knights, in order to prove your worth.
An Albinauric archer who has recently lost her close compaion, unable to move.
An elderly Albinauric who is trying to hide from the threats that lurk in the Village. He asks you to take care of an important item.
An Eccentric bound to Castle Redmane until the defeat of Radahn. He seeks a certain sorcerer, who he deems as dangerous.
An unapologetic ne'er-do-well, stealing a necklace from a certain character. He boils prawns and crab, and will offer them to the player if they have the runes.
An enigmatic figure, sought by a certain character. He is not talkative, often standing still and performing gestures.
A small living jar that can be found sitting on top of some stairs at the north end of Jarburg. He wishes for someone to be the Potentate for his village.
A rotund and sturdy knight, in service to Fia. Casts Death Sorceries alongside his prowess with a rapier.