Xanthous Crown is a Helm in Dark Souls 2.
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"This blindingly-bright yellow costume is said to have been worn by Xanthous King.
Perhaps the heinously towering head cloth crown served some purpose, or perhaps it was some strange display of power"
Despite the costume's being in near tatters, its yellow hues are mysteriously unfaded."
- Dropped by NPC invader Merciless Roenna in Huntsman's Copse (rare).
- Dropped by Aldia Warlock in Shrine of Amana (rare), found behind the doors above Rise of the Dead bonfire (only hollows can pass). [No Warlock there in SotFS]
- Dropped by Aldia Warlock in Aldia's Keep (in a storage locked with Aldia Key).
- [Scholar of the First Sin] Dropped by petrified Lion Warrior in Shaded Woods, the one farthest from Shaded Ruins bonfire.
- [Scholar of the First Sin] Dropped by regular Lion Warriors (rare) in the same area (Confirmed in NG+) (Confirmed in NG on Xbox One).
- Part of the Xanthous Set.
- Upgraded with regular Titanite.
- Offers the highest magic & dark defense and petrification resistance, as well as second highest lightning defense and curse resistance (not counting the two helms that negate curse completely).
- Requires 14 Intelligence then adds 2+ more.
- Increases soul income by 2.5%.
- This mask is worn by Prowling Magus.
Xanthous Crown Upgrade Stats
|Name & Icon||Upgrade Level||Cost (Souls)||Materials|
|+1||73||127||73||48||17||5||12||16||0||7||7||0||91||370||1x Twinkling Titanite|
|+2||80||139||80||52||19||5||13||17||0||8||8||0||99||460||1x Twinkling Titanite|
|+3||86||150||86||57||20||6||14||19||0||9||8||0||108||550||2x Twinkling Titanite|
|+4||93||162||93||61||22||6||15||20||0||10||9||0||116||730||2x Twinkling Titanite|
|+5||100||174||100||66||24||7||16||22||0||11||10||0||125||820||3x Twinkling Titanite|