Dark Souls 3 Estus Flask Upgrade Shards Locations Guide

Welcome to the Dark Souls 3 Estus Flask Upgrade Shards locations guide that helps you find the total of 11 Estus Flask Upgrade Shards locations in the PS4, Xbox One & PC action-RPG game.

Finding all 11 Estus Flask Upgrade Shard locations and picking them up will help unlock the following Achievement / Trophy:
* “Ultimate Estus” (30 Gamerscore / Silver Trophy) — Reinforce the Estus Flask to the highest level.
* Bonus: By giving the Estus Flask Upgrade Shards to the blacksmith in Firelink Shrine you can increase the number of Flasks you can carry. Since you start out with 3 estus + 1 ashen flask. Combined with the 11 estus shards this brings you to a total of 15 flasks.

The Timeline for all these in-game Estus Flask Upgrade Shards locations is listed below.

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Dark Souls 3 Estus Flask Upgrade Shards

How to see how many Estus Flask Shards you have?: To see how many Estus Flask Shards you have found so far, check in your inventory to see the total you have.

Tip: Since these Estus Flask Shards are your health/mana potions it is highly advantageous to get them as soon as possible. It will let you survive longer and thus makes things easier for you.

Note: The below guide shows them in the order in which they can be obtained. At the blacksmith you can turn ashen flasks into estus flasks and vice versa.

None of the Estus Flask Shards are missable! You can still get them after beating the final boss. The Estus Shards also respawn in New Game Plus.

Important: Remember that you must also pick up the 10 Undead Bone Shards (link goes to our guide) to increase the amount of HP/FP restored with each flask use.

Where to find all Estus Flask Upgrade Shards in Dark Souls 3? The in-game collectibles locations for the Estus Flask Upgrade Shards are described in this detailed video guide.

The Estus Flask Upgrade Shards are listed in the step-by-step video, in the order that they appear chronologically (early game areas first, endgame areas last).

Timeline in minutes for the Estus Flask Upgrade Shards Locations Guide:

• [0:05] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #1: Area: High Wall of Lothric, at Bonfire: High Wall of Lothric.

• [1:37] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #2: Area: Undead Settlement, at Bonfire: Undead Settlement.

• [2:09] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #3: Area: Road of Sacrifices, at Bonfire: Crucifixion Woods.

• [2:35] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #4: Area: Road of Sacrifices, at Bonfire: Farron Keep.

• [2:55] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #5: Area: Cathedral of the Deep, at Bonfire: Cleansing Chapel.

• [3:23] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #6: Area: Catacombs of Carthus, at Bonfire: High Lord Wolnir.

• [5:33] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #7: Area: Irithyll Dungeon, at Bonfire: Irithyll Dungeon.

• [7:06] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #8: Area: Irithyll of the Boreal Valley, at Bonfire: Anor Londo.

• [8:04] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #9: Area: High Wall of Lothric, at Bonfire: Dancer of the Boreal Valley.

• [8:49] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #10: Area: Lothric Castle, at Bonfire: Grand Archives.

• [9:51] — Estus Flask Upgrade Shard Location #11: Area: Cemetery of Ash; which requires the Tower Key that you can buy for 20,000 Souls from the Shrine Handmaiden, at Bonfire: Firelink Shrine (in the game’s hub).

There you go! All Estus Flask Upgrade Shards in Dark Souls 3 are yours! 🙂

I hope these tips helped you get all of the Estus Flask Upgrade Shards hidden in the game.

Please check out our other “How To” guides listed at the top of this page to enjoy Dark Souls 3 more! 😀

Huge thanks to Powerpyx for the guide video and tips.

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