Omenkiller

 omenkiller 3 elden ring wiki guide
Location Village of the Albinaurics
Drops 4,900 runes currency elden ring wiki guide 18 Runes (NG)
3,375 runes currency elden ring wiki guide 18 Runes (NG, Co-op Host)
1,525 runes currency elden ring wiki guide 18 Runes (NG, Co-op Phantom)

Other Drops:
Crucible Knot Talisman
HP 2,306
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Omenkiller is a Boss in Elden Ring. It wields two serrated swords and if found at the Village of the Albinaurics, in southwest Liurnia of the Lakes. This is an optional boss as players don't have to defeat it to advance in Elden Ring.

Lesser Omenkiller is the normal enemy version of this boss. It also appears in the Omenkiller and Miranda, the Blighted Bloom fight.

 

Elden Ring Omenkiller Boss

 

Elden Ring Omenkiller Location

From the Village of the Albinaurics Site of Grace, head up the hill and across the stone bride. The Omenkiller is by the burning furnace near the tree. [Map Link]

 

Omenkiller Combat information

Negations (or Absorptions)

The negation numbers are the % of your damage that gets blocked. For example, if a negation is 60, 40% of that damage by that type will go through and 60% will be negated. Bigger number = less damage. A negation of 100 means no damage goes through, and a negation of -100 mean the enemy takes 2x damage from that source. 0 means damage goes pretty much as is.

Resistances

The resistance numbers are the buildup amount to trigger it. For example, if a resistance is 100 you must deal 100 points of the given buildup to trigger it. Note that these go down over time, and increase each time the effect procs. The values after the "/"s indicate the increased resistances after each successive proc.

  NG NG+ NG+2 NG+3 NG+4 NG+5 NG+6 NG+7
Defense 110 118 120 123 129 135 141 153
runes currency elden ring wiki guide 18Runes 4,900 14,700 16,170 16,537 17,640 18,007 18,375 18,742

Resistances

poison status effect elden ring wiki guide 25pxPoison 539 / 829 / 1286 572 / 862 / 1319 580 / 870 / 1327 589 / 879 / 1336 597 / 887 / 1344 606 / 896 / 1353 614 / 904 / 1361 623 / 913 / 1370
scarlet rot status effect elden ring wiki guide 25pxScarlet Rot 539 / 829 / 1286 572 / 862 / 1319 580 / 870 / 1327 589 / 879 / 1336 597 / 887 / 1344 606 / 896 / 1353 614 / 904 / 1361 623 / 913 / 1370
hemorrhage status effect elden ring wiki guide 25pxHemorrhage 239 / 281 / 379 / 669 254 / 296 / 394 / 684 257 / 299 / 397 / 687 261 / 303 / 401 / 691 265 / 307 / 405 / 695 269 / 311 / 409 / 699 273 / 315 / 413 / 703 276 / 318 / 416 / 706
frostbite status effect elden ring wiki guide 25pxFrostbite 239 / 281 / 379 / 669 254 / 296 / 394 / 684 257 / 299 / 397 / 687 261 / 303 / 401 / 691 265 / 307 / 405 / 695 269 / 311 / 409 / 699 273 / 315 / 413 / 703 276 / 318 / 416 / 706
sleep status effect elden ring wiki guide 25pxSleep 179 / 207 / 249 / 347 190 / 218 / 260 / 358 192 / 220 / 262 / 360 195 / 223 / 265 / 363 198 / 226 / 268 / 366 201 / 229 / 271 / 369 204 / 232 / 274 / 372 207 / 235 / 277 / 375
madness status effect elden ring wiki guide 25pxMadness Immune

 

Elden Ring Omenkiller Boss Guide

 

Omenkiller Fight Strategy

The Best Tips for Omenkiller:

  • There are three dogs that can be cleared before the fight. First fall off the ramp side and aggro the dog near the house. After it dies, the second dog should aggro. The final dog is behind the tree to the left of the boss. Stand on the large root near the house and take it out with arrows.
  • Bring Stanching Boluses Item to account for Hemorrhage build up.
Melee Users

The most challenging part of the Omenkiller fight is the environment. Omenkiller does a double slam jump attack three times in a row, that will likelu one-shot light armor wearers, combo medium armor wearers in 2 hits, and instantly stagger all but the strongest shields. If you get caught on some of the junk lying around, you will die. So take some time to really look at the area. You will want to wear enough armor to survive at least one of his double slam jump attacks, while keeping in the medium load range.

Defensively, simply backing up is enough to avoid almost all of his attacks - as long as you don't get caught on the environment. The only one to watch out for is his jump attacks. You can back away from them, and the timing for rolls is not too difficult, but getting tagged by the first or second attack of the combo is usually death. The third attack in the combo has a deceptively long range as well, so be sure and have your shield up even if you think you won't get hit.

Omenkiller uses the fire defensively, so it's fairly easy to back away from. But you should try to push around the outside of the burning patch, because you don't want to get trapped from backing up, and being at mid range can trigger his jump attack.

Omenkiller has relatively low poise, use your strong attack and it should interrupt him. If your weapon's strong attack does not interrupt him, you should try a heavier weapon. Because of this, he is highly susceptible to guard counters, but it's recommended that you back out of the first swing and let the second hit your shield for the counter. Be sure and watch your Hemorrhage meter though, and equip some bleed preventative tools if it builds too fast for you to manage.

Magic and Ranged Users

Ranged is similar to melee. If you can equip a shield and weapon heavy enough to interrupt Omenkiller with a strong attack, you might find it easier to just fight him in melee. However, note that being near him is dangerous because his blade hits deal a lot of damage and may inflict Hemorrhage.  

Omenkiller Attacks & Counters

Attack Description Counter
Twin Blade Leap Leaps at its target up to three times, impacting the ground with both bladed Roll to either side every time the sword slams the ground, wait for the third slam, then go around and perform a backstab.
Cleaver
Swing
Uses its cleavers to swing, alternating from left to right. Roll away, or parry the attack, as it can be easily parried if timed correctly.
Fire Breath Spits fire from left to right. May also use this as a retreat. Move back, note that the ground will burn for a short period. 

Omenkiller Lore, Notes & Other Trivia

  • According to Omenkiller Rollo, they often used perfumes to null their senses, allowing them to kill without remorse or emotion.
  • Known as Forsaken in 1.00 version of the game
  • A very obvious nod to the Capra Demon, which include many of the same attacks, along with canine companions.

Omenkiller Image Gallery

 

 

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    • Anonymous

      Getting hit by this dudes jump slams, makes me feel a taste of what enemies feel when i spam dual wielded greatsword jump attacks on them.

      • Anonymous

        I killed this guy so fast he didn't even get a chance to attack lol
        Greatsword with Lion's Claw ashes of war FTW lol

        • Anonymous

          As most people have already said this is a spiritual successor to the capra demon, dual cleavers, horns (albiet on a helm instead of sprouting from head), and he's accompanied by 2 dogs

          • Anonymous

            As most people have already said this is a spiritual successor to the capra demon, dual cleavers, horns (albiet on a helm instead of sprouting from head), and he's accompanied by 2 dogs

            • Anonymous

              Alternate strategy for the Omenkiller in Village of the Albinaurics: stand on the roof of the nearby shack and use ranged attacks. He can't it you and isn't smart enough to hide.

              • Anonymous

                Something interesting, if you go to Seluvis' puppet basement before killing Omenkiller at Village of the Albinaurics, the Omenkiller puppet's eyes are glowing orange. After killing Omenkiller in Village of the Albinaurics and returning, the puppets eyes are no longer glowing. What could this mean? Was this puppet body what was controlling the Omenkiller in the village, or that Seluvis sent the cursemongers who ransaked the place looking for the Secret Haligtree Medallion? It was Gideon who was seeking it from Latenna before, in any case it's interesting that the puppets eyes are lit like that if you go into that area kind of early and see it.

                • Anonymous

                  Ignore the "guide" - Mount up and pass him by with a light attack, will be an easy dodge of his attacks most of the time

                  • Anonymous

                    If you orient your camera upwards, you can actually toss firebombs to kill the two dogs past the fog wall. Afterwards, go up the stairway and train him to follow. He will eventually fall, giving you a window for a plunging attack. Rinse and repeat. Be sure to open the gateway beyond the boss encounter, that will loop back to Firelink Shrine as a shortcut.

                    • Anonymous

                      Idk if I was overleveled but I beat this guy first try with the skeleton ashes, Bastard's Stars, and Ice Breath. I didn't even notice the dogs down the hill until I killed him.

                      • Anonymous

                        This boss is pathetic. Summon Wolves or any of the offensive fast Ash Spirit. Then climb up to one of the houses to the right of the area and barrage him with spells. He dies without even getting a hit.

                        • Anonymous

                          It is true that the environtment is the greatest enemy here. Single bladed attacks are easily blocked and counterattacked, interrupting his combo, but like it is said in the article, one must avoid the double slam.

                          • Anonymous

                            Somehow I did not realize that this guy was a boss. I just thought he was a strong enemy because I don't remember seeing a boss health bar while fighting him. I must have killed him though because I have the crucible knot in my inventory and Nepheli Loux's storyline continued. Has anyone else had this experience with him?

                            • Anonymous

                              The dev that though “hur hur hur let’s add a dog in the fight to”

                              They need to get kicked in the **** hard, dogs are the one npc that should never be allowed in boss rights, total cancer

                              • Anonymous

                                He wields two big cleaver like weapons, makes jump attacks and has 3 undead dogs to back him up. He's basically Capra Demon from DS1 lol

                                • Anonymous

                                  Am i the only one who thinks this boss is a reference to the Kapra demon ? Double sword big guy surrounded with a few dogs in a 2 height level arena with trees ?

                                  • His damage is no joke, and his fire attacks are annoying. I killed him by killing the caster on the bridge and then drawing him out with a bow to avoid the hounds. He's easily parried, so I recommend throwing on your heaviest armor and best Parry shield. In particular, his fatal jumping slam is easily parried. Beware, every time he gets up he will do a 180 spin attack (I didn't attempt to parry it), and usually follows with a breath. Only took a couple deaths of trying to parry to kill him.

                                    • Anonymous

                                      In the village, there’s like a tiny ledge and if you make him jump down, his landing animation is quite long. You can use this time to get attacks him. Easily beatable by exploiting this.

                                      • Anonymous

                                        Raya Lucaria+ Nephili's help + Cold Hookclaws, kill dogs first before encounter, let aggro to help first, spam attack for a 10 second kill

                                        • Anonymous

                                          Use Rays Lucario ashes, Nephili's help, and cold hook laws, easiest boss in the game, just spammed left click and blood + frostbite and everyone else kept him in a stunlock and killed him in 10 seconds no joke.... Try it and lmk

                                          • Anonymous

                                            Reminds me a lot of the Capra Demon. The zombie dogs with him are the most dangerous part of fighting him.

                                            • Anonymous

                                              i ****in rolled him with jump attacks he just gets stunned every time 3 or 4 break his posture then its pretty much over

                                              • Anonymous

                                                "This is an optional boss as players must not defeat it to advance to the Legacy Dungeon."

                                                This should be taken off all the pages as it's absolutely poorly phrased and misleading. Whoever wrote these has a seriously tenuous grasp on the English language.

                                                • Anonymous

                                                  This enemy can be cheesed; further down there is a small house's roof that the player can jump on and where rhe player is safe from the Omenkiller's attacks (it's possible that his fire breath can hit you, but this should only tick away a tiny little bit of the player's overall health bar and can easily be replenished). Hit him one or twice after each combo, rinse and repeat.

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