Elden Ring – 7 Best Early Game Weapons and Skills

Today I will show you, 7 best Early game weapons that you can get as soon as possible when starting a new game.

Reduvia Dagger

Weapon that scales with Strength, Dexterity and Arcane, also can Causes Blood Loss Buildup on the enemy. What I like about this weapon, it has the Reduvia Blood Blade weapon’s skill that can inflicts Blood Loss buildup from short distance while remaining out of range of most enemies’ melee attacks.
This weapon Dropped by Bloody Finger Nerijus Invades on the north of Agheel Lake, nears the Murkwater Cave. It’s quite easy fight because after you hit him couple of times Bloody Finger Hunter Yura will automatically summoned and help you during the fight.


Katana that scales with Strength, Dexterity and Intelligence, with Transient Moonlight weapon skill you can draw the weapon at great speed for an instant slash attack and firing a horizontal or vertical wave of light that travels along the ground that can Easily break enemy stance.
This weapon can be obtained upon defeating the Magma Wyrm located in Gael Tunnel. It should be noted, this weapon can’t be infused with Ashes of War, and can be upgraded by using Somber Smithing Stones.g the fight.

Icerind Hatchet

Weapon that scales with Strength and Dexterity, also good Weapon for inflicting frost effect to the enemies. With Hoarfrost Stomp weapon skill you can easily kill all enemy and boss by spreading a trail of freezing mist on the ground. The frost effect is really powerful that can hit enemy around freezing mist area.
This weapon can be found at Temple Quarter, in the chest located inside a ruined building. To get there instantly you can go through the side of the stormveil castle and using waygate along the way.


Weapon that scales with Strength and Dexterity. A long colossal sword with Stamp (Upward Cut) weapon skill that can easilly knocks up smaller enemies, One of my favourite weapon in the game because it can deal tremendous damage. also can be infused with Ashes of War and buffed with Magic and Consumables.
This weapon can be purchased from the Isolated Merchant at the very west of the Weeping Peninsula.

Halo Scythe

Weapon that scales with Strength, Dexterity and faith, dealing both Holy Damage and Blood Loss. With Miquella’s Ring of Light weapon skill, you can releasing a halo of light that hover in place before flying out to meet your target and deal a tremendous amount of damage that scale with your Faith attribute.
The Halo Scythe is rare drops weapon from Cleanrot Knights just south of the Heart of Aeonia near Commander O’Neil boss, to get this weapon you need to kill Cleanrot Knights several times and use Silver-Pickled Fowl Foot toTemporarily boosts item discovery.

Bloodhound’s Fang

Weapon that scales with Strength and Dexterity, also dealing with blood loss build up. With Bloodhound’s Finesse weapon skill, using the momentum of the strike to perform a backwards somersault, follow up with a strong Bloodhound’s Step attack. Make no mistakes this is one of the most powerful weapons you can get in the early game.
Dropped after you defeat the Bloodhound Knight Darriwil, Evergaol located in Limgrave.

Cipher Pata

Weapon that scales with Faith and deals holy attack, this weapon has unique weapon skill called Unblockable Blade, This launches a distant attack carrying the holy power that can’t be blocked by any shield. This skill makes it really effective especially when dealing with crucible knight.
This weapon can be found in the side room to the left in the same area Mad Tongue Alberich invades at the Roundtable Hold.

Meteorite Staff

Another weapon that you need to consider to get, especially if you want to be a sorcerer is Meteorite Staff. The reason is because it has “S” attribute in intelligence scaling, that’s mean you can deal more spell damage when using this staff compare with other staff in the game.
This staff can be found on a corpse hanging from a ledge in a small room with poison flowers in Caelid. You can also get rock sling spell around this area in a chest in a cellar in the northern section of the Street of Sages Ruins.