Eek, it's a Fire Knight! They're horrible people!

Screenshot: FromSoftware / Kotaku

The Fire Knight’s Greatsword is a Colossal Sword found in Elden Ring’s Shadow of the Erdtree expansion. This powerful armament not only looks intriguing, but can also deal some hefty damage to your foes, making it a sought-after armament for those interested in hitting baddies with slow but hard attacks.

Here’s what you need to know about the Fire Knight’s Greatsword and where to find it.

Fire Knight’s Greatsword stats and features

The Fire Knight’s Greatsword has a weight of 16.0 and requires the following stats to wield:

The weapon comes equipped with Ash of War: Stamp. This Ash of War puts you in a stance that can prevent recoil from most attacks. You can follow this up with a heavy attack to perform a devastating upward slash that looks as cool as it sounds.

The Fire Knight’s Greatsword can be upgraded to +25 with standard Smithing Stones.

Fire Knight’s Greatsword item description

The Fire Knight’s Greatsword’s item description reads:

“Greatsword of the Fire Knights. A long, slender blade that undulates like fire. Blessed with a flame incantation. Further flame imbuement will amplify the effect and greatly increase the armament’s power.”

Where to find the Fire Knight’s Greatsword

You can find the Fire Knight’s Greatsword by defeating Fire Knights who are wielding, well, the Fire Knight’s Greatsword. These can be found in various locations throughout the Shadow Keep legacy dungeon in Scadu Altus.

To easily farm this, play through Shadow Keep until you reach an area with one of these sword-wielding Fire Knights on the left and a large staircase going down on the right. Walk down the staircase and open the shortcut back to the Main Gate Plaza Site of Grace.

A map showing the location of the Fire Knight Greatsword.

Screenshot: FromSoftware / Kotaku

Now you can quickly reach this Fire Knight using the shortcut, fast traveling back to the Main Gate Plaza Site of Grace to reset the encounter as many times as you need. Additionally, you can use a Silver-Pickled Fowl Foot to improve your chances of having the weapon drop.

Regardless of what you do, you may find yourself grinding for this for a while. Keep it up, though, and eventually you can claim the Fire Knight’s Greatsword for yourself.


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