The chest armor, along with the arm and leg pieces, can either be taken from a Cornyx upon his death, or found near his cell if the player defeats the Old Demon King with the aid of the Great Swamp Cuculus, a fellow pyromancer believed to be Cornyx's pupil.
- Has extremely high Curse resistance.
- The item's description refers to black ravens acting as messengers and guiders to the undead. In Dark Souls, a raven that whisks the player from the Northern Undead Asylum to Firelink Shrine can be seen perched above the shrine throughout the entire playthrough. The raven also transports the Chosen Undead back to the asylum.