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Best Talismans Elden Ring – What Are Their Effects, Locations, & More

Read this guide to learn all about the best Talismans in Elden Ring and their locations.

Talismans are one of the most important items in Elden Ring, and knowing about their locations can help you achieve some amazing results. You see, Talismans help you get a better chance at survival, effectively helping you avoid relying on limited consumable items. As with most important items, Talismans are rather hard to come across in the game. You will need to spend quite some time in the game to get across one of these unique items. However, considering how useful they can be, it is worth spending the time to look for Talismans, which is why we have got this guide for you. Here, we will show you the best Talismans in the game, as well as their respective locations in Elden Ring.

Best Talismans in Elden Ring & Their Locations



There are plenty of Talismans in Elden Ring and each of them provides a certain boost to a player. They can either provide temporary stat boosts or provide a boost after a certain condition is met. As such, it is important to know ow some of the Best Talismans, their functionality, & their Locations.

Best Talisman in Elden Ring


There are many Talismans you can get in Elden Ring but by far the best ones you get are the Rotten Winged Sword Insignia & Millicent’s Prosthesis. Both of these Talismans provide a similar boost to power on multiple successive strikes. Millicent’s Prosthesis also provides more Dexterity with the power boost. The combination of the two significantly buffs any build that can land successful strikes. You can get both of them at the end of Millicent’s Questline which starts in Caelid & ends in the Haligtree. During the Quest, you will have to make a decision that will affect which Talisman you will get. If you aid Millicent in fighting her sisters, you will get the Winged Sword Insignia. If you go against her & fight her, you will get Millicent’s Prosthesis.

Dragoncrest Shield Talismans in Elden Ring & Location

The Dragoncrest Shield Talisman helps in increasing your physical damage negation. We recommend you get to a slightly higher level to earn a better chance at acquiring this talisman.


To get to the location of this Talisman in Elden Ring, you need to head over to the Bestial Sanctum in Caelid. On your way, you will also need to battle a tricky boss. Alternatively, you can also skip the boss altogether by teleporting to a location near the Third Church of Marika.

Curved Sword Talismans in Elden Ring & Locations

The Curved Sword Talisman helps enhance the power of your guard counters in Elden Ring.


When compared to the Dragoncrest Shield, the Curved Sword is a much easier Talisman to search for and acquire. To get to its location, you need to go to the Stormveil Castle and look for a chest.

Erdtree’s Favor Talisman

With the help of Erdtree’s Favor Talisman, you will be able to boost your stamina, maximum HP, and equip load too.

To get to its location, you need to go to the Fringefolk Hero’s Cave. Once here, you need to use a couple of Swordstone Keys to open the path. Once you do so, you will need to make your way after dropping into a hidden location and beating some enemies.

Continuing to make your way will see you arrive at an altar. Here, you will find Erdtree’s Favor Talisman.

Green Turtle Talisman in Elden Ring & Location

The Turtle Talisman helps increase your stamina and recovery rate. We recommend you use it in tougher fights to gain an advantage over your enemies.

To get to its location, you need to go to Summonwater Village. This village is located towards the north of the Third Church of Marika.

Golden Scarab

With the help of the Golden Scarab Talisman, you can increase the number of Runes you earn by defeating opponents by 20%.

To get to the location of this talisman, we recommend you level up a little before looking for it. You need to head to Caelid’s Abandoned Caves dungeon at the Aeonian Swamp to get this talisman. Once here, you need to fight and defeat a couple of Cleanrot Knights, after which you will receive the Golden Scarab

Radagon’s Icon

Radagon’s Icon is a Talisman that allows you to significantly reduce the casting time for your mage builds. This works for both sorceries and incantations.

To get to its location, you need to go to the Raya Lucaria Academy after you successfully defeat the Red Wolf of Radagon mini-boss. Once you do so, go to the Debate Parlor Site of Grace. From here, head further into the courtyard and look for a side path near the balcony with a ladder. Climbing this ladder and going into the Debate Ladder will see you find Radagon’s Icon.

Arsenal Charm

The Arsenal Charm Talisman helps you spend some level-up points on non-endurance stats for a brief period of time.

To get to the location of this Talisman, you need to go to the Roundtable Hold and speak to Nepehli.

So there you have it. This is all you need to know about the best Talismans in Elden Ring and their locations. As you can see, these are very helpful items in the game, with the help of which you can achieve some stunning results during your adventures in the Lands Between.

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