Name-engraved Ring is a Ring in Dark Souls 2 (DKS2). Players can equip up to 4 Rings, but equipping two of the same item is not possible. Some rings have upgraded versions, having a maximum of +3. Some can only be found in NG+. Rings can be repaired at a blacksmith, but not upgraded. Upgraded versions must be acquired throughout the game from corpses, chests, bosses, etc.
Name-engraved Ring Effects
- Easier to connect to players who chose same God
- Expands Soul Memory Range for co-op items
- Increases Multiplayer Time Limits for all forms of multiplayer that experience the filtering effect from the ring (see below)
Name-Engraved Ring Location
- Sold by Sweet Shalquoir in Majula for 5500 souls.
- A new god can be chosen upon un-equipping and re-equipping the ring for infinite uses. You can achieve the same effect by selecting the ring in the equip menu, and select "Confirm" on the same ring.
- While not explicitly stated in the description of the ring, it also makes your summon sign inaccessible to anyone who is wearing the ring and has not chosen the same god as you. This includes NPCs.
- It also makes players equipped with the same god appear more frequently as ghosts. This can be tested with a friend near a bonfire.
- Nehma - Goddess of Love
- Caitha - Goddess of Tears
- Calib - God of Disease
- Kremmel - God of Struggle
- Evlana - Goddess of the Hunt
- Hanleth - Goddess of Bliss
- Nahr Alma - God of Blood
- Zinder - God of Desire
- Quella - God of Dream
- Caffrey - Goddess of Fortune
(Fextralife players are generally servants of Evlana - Goddess of the Hunt.)"
Effect on Multiplayer Time Limits
Players summoned using the following items/ methods, combined with the Name-Engraved Ring, will have their multiplayer time limit increased by 50%. The ring doesn't need to remain equipped for the increased time limits to remain; The ring can be unequipped after the session has begun without penalty. Visit the Online page for a complete list of all multiplayer timers.
Multiplayer Item / Event
|Time Limit Without Ring||Time Limit With Name-Engraved Ring Equipped|
|Small White Sign Soapstone||8m 20s||12m 30s|
|White Sign Soapstone||66m 40s||100m|
|Red Sign Soapstone||15m||22m 30s|
|Dragon Eye||25m||37m 30s|
|Dark Chasm of Old PvP||30m||45m|