Somber Smithing Stone 
Reinforce special armaments to +3
Somber Smithing Stone  is an Upgrade Material in Elden Ring. Somber Smithing Stone  is a colorless stone that is used to strengthen special equipment to a higher level. Upgrade Materials can be acquired through exploration, looting it from specified areas of a Location, dropped by a specific Enemy or Boss, given by an NPC, or sold by a Merchant.
Hard smithing stone drained of color.
Strengthens special armaments to +3.
Special armaments with unique characteristics cannot be strengthened with colored smithing stones. Number of steps and amount strengthened differ from standard equipment.
Somber Smithing Stone  Location in Elden Ring
In the World
- 3x can be found inside the Raya Lucaria Crystal Tunnel. [Map link]
- Found on a corpse sitting at the edge of a cliff in Ainsel River, next to some butterflies. [Map link]
- Carian Study Hall: Dropped by a Teardrop Scarab north of the Study Hall Entrance Site of Grace. It will be just off the path towards the west. [Elden Ring Map link]
- Caria Manor: Found on a corpse at the end of a narrow path along the eastern walls. [Map link]
- Dropped by a Teardrop Scarab found on the woods in Liurnia of the Lakes. [Map link]
- Found on a corpse sitting on a chair by the shore in northern Liurnia. [Map link]
- One found on a corpse sitting on a chair and overlooking the cliffs north of The Four Belfries. [Map link]
- Looted on a monolith in Raya Lucaria Academy. It can be found past the graveyard section, where you'll see a large rotating lift. It is protected by a Monolith Guardian. [Map link]
- Looted off a corpse behind the altar of the Church of the Cuckoo in Raya Lucaria Academy. [Map link]
- Caria Manor [Video location]
- Ainsel River [Video location]
- Smithing Master Iji at Liurnia of the Lakes for 4,000 Runes (3 available). [Map link]
- Twin Maiden Husks at the Roundtable Hold for 4,000 Runes, after giving her the Somberstone Miner's Bell Bearing (2) or Iji's Bell Bearing
Somber Smithing Stone  Guide
- Used in smithing to strengthen special armaments up to +3.
Somber Smithing Stone  Notes & Tips
- You can hold up to 999 Somber Smithing Stone .
- You can store up to 999 Somber Smithing Stone .
- Sell value: 600