Faintstone is a type of upgrade material in Dark Souls 2.
- Can only be used at Blacksmith Steady Hand McDuff
- Imbues weapons with magic or provide magic reduction to shields.
- One of the items that can be received from The Sparkling Sisters Dyna and Tillo in exchange for a Smooth and Silky Stone.
- One can be obtained in the Dragon Shrine, on the corpse near the Priest who casts the lightning orbs at you.
- Doors of Pharros, first Pharros' contraption after going up the ladder will unlock a path below it with a chest containing one and a Twinkling Titanite.
- Available for purchase from Stone Trader Chloanne after having the King's Ring.
- Random drop from Leydia Pyromancers in the Undead Crypt.
- Pyromancer's Spirit
- Leydia Witches and Leydia Pyromancers in Undead Crypt drop these fairly commonly. (Can be farmed by ringing the bell in front of boss fog. Infinite respawns through that method.)