- "Occult weapons were used to hunt the gods, and are effective against their following and kin."
- — Dark Ember
- Not to be confused with Occult (upgrade path).
Occult, also known as Unholy, is an auxiliary effect in Dark Souls.
Occult is an effect possessed by specific weapons, that can be attained by either upgrading a weapon down the Occult upgrade path or using one that is innately imbued.
Ascension is achieved through Andre of Astora, a Divine +5 weapon and the Dark Ember.
Although for the most part underwhelming, using an Occult weapon will do extra damage to certain enemies and bosses.
The following is a list of weapons that are either innately imbued or are found already ascended with the Occult auxiliary effect.
The following is a list of known enemies and bosses that are susceptible to the Occult auxiliary effect.[note 1]
- ↑ Testing is ongoing