To obtain this piece the player must:
- Defeat the first Drakeblood Knight that is summoned by the first Man Serpent Summoner in Archdragon Peak. A Havel imposter may be summoned instead, so be sure to specifically defeat the Drakeblood Knight.
- Travel to the Consumed King's Garden to where the "Path of the Dragon" gesture was acquired. The armor, along with the rest of the Drakeblood Set, can be found on a corpse.
- Provides high Bleed resistance.