This article contains content that appeared in the beta network tests of Dark Souls II. The content has been removed, renamed, or significantly altered since the game's release and, in the case of equipment, may be unobtainable in its original form.
The Ring of War is a ring in Dark Souls II. The ring was intended to boost the player's physical defense but it was removed in the final version of the game.
An iron ring granted to vanguard soldiers. Increases physical defense.
Though the ring's properties are a great boon to warriors, few were happy to accept the ring, as it also meant that the wearer would be sent out to die on the front lines.