Millicent Questline & Locations for Elden Ring. See Millicent's needle or prosthesis, both rewards, bugged or is it broken, Millicent not appearing, weapons & summon signs!
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Millicent Locations And Event Rewards
Appearance In The Church Of The Plague In Caelid
|First Location||Caelid's Church of the Plague|
|Drops||After Windmil Village: Millicent's Prosthesis|
After Assisting: Unalloyed Gold Needle
Talisman: Prosthesis-Wearer Heirloom
[Gold Summon Sign Route]
Talisman: Rotten Winged Sword Insignia
Talisman: Flock's Canvas Talisman
Gowry's Bell Bearing
Somber Ancient Dragon Smithing Stone
[Red Summond Sign Route]
Talisman: Millicent's Prosthesis
Talisman: Flock's Canvas Talisman
Gowry's Bell Bearing
Drop Changes Depending On Timing
At version 1.04 update, after you chose to cooperate you cannot kill Millicent for she is blocked by a barrier.
|Kill Timing||Item Drop|
|Before giving Unalloyed Gold Needle||Cannot be killed|
|After giving Unalloyed Gold Needle||2,400 Runes|
|After Windmill Village||Millicent's Prosthesis|
|After choosing to cooperate||Cannot be killed|
Millicent Quest Walkthrough
|Quest Walkthrough Reference Table|
|1||Go to Gowry's Shack in Caelid and speak with the Gowry|
|2||Defeat Commander O'Neil at Aeonia Swamp then report to Gowry.|
|3||Pass Sellia, Town of Sorcery and head to Church of the Plague.|
|4||At Church of the Plague, talk to Millicent and give Unalloyed Gold Needle.|
|5||Return to Gowry's Shack and talk to Millicent|
└ You can buy Sorceries from Gowry.
|6||Go to Erdtree-Gazing Hill and talk to Millicent.|
|7||Obtain Valkyrie's Prosthesis at The Shaded Castle and give it to Millicent.|
|8||Go to the Windmill Village's Heights and talk to Millicent|
|9||Go to the Ancient Snow Valley Ruins and talk to Millicent|
|10||Talk to Millicent at the Prayer Room of Miquella's Haligtree|
|11||From Drainage Channel head inside the swamp and defeat the Ulcerated Tree Spirit|
|12||After defeating the boss, check the gold or red sign|
└ Depending on the selection, the route branches, and the reward changes
1. Go to Gowry's Shack in Caelid and speak with the Gowry
First, let's head to Gowry's Shack in Caelid. If you're heading from Limgrave, head east on the road north of the map to reach the Site of Grace "Kingsrealm Ruins". From there, just go counterclockwise along the south road. When you get to Gowry's Shack, talk to Gowry inside.
2. Defeat Commander O'Neil
After talking to Gowry, defeat the boss "Commander O'Neil" in the Scarlet Swamp of Aeonia to get an Unalloyed Gold Needle. Once you get it, go back to Gowry and hand over the Unalloyed Gold Needle to get the "Secrets of the town of Sellia".
One Teleport Is Enough To Clear "Can You Give Me Some Time With This?"
You will be asked to wait for a while after handing over the Unalloyed Gold Needle, but if you talk again after teleporting, the quest will start and you will receive the repaired Gold Needle.
3. Head To The Church Of The Plague Through Sellia, Tower Of Sorcery
|Route 1||▼Pass Sellia, Town of Sorcery (Requires unlocking of seals.)|
|Route 2||▼Head down southern cliffs of Fort Faroth|
First Route: Pass Sellia, Town of Sorcery (Requires Unlocking Seals In The Town)
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|Map Location||After lighting it, you can go beyond the gate|
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When you receive the restored gold needle, you will head to Millicent in the Church of the Plague. You will pass through the Tower of Sorcery in Sellia, but you will not be able to pass through the gate in the direction of travel unless you light the tower, so let's proceed to the Church of the Plague by referring to the video below.
How To Get To The Church Of The Plague In The Tower Of Sorcery In Sellia
Second Route: Head down southern cliffs of Fort Faroth
From the cliffs south of Fort Faroth, you can use the Spiritspring to head down. If you already unlocked Fort Faroth's Site of Grace, this path is faster than releasing all the seals in Sellia, Town of Sorcery.▼From Sellia, Town of Sorcery To Church of the Plague Route Video
4. At Church of the Plague, talk to Millicent and give Unalloyed Gold Needle.
When you arrive at the Church of the Plague, talk to Millicent in front of the Site of Grace. If you give Millicent a Unalloyed Gold Needle, she will fall asleep but if you teleport or trigger a load screen in-game, the quest will continue. If you talk to her again, you will get the Prosthesis-Wearer Heirloom Talisman.
5. Return To Gowry's Shack And Talk To Millicent
When you return to Gowry's Shack after receiving the Prosthesis-Wearer Heirloom, Millicent will be on the place where Gowry was so talk to Millicent. After the conversation, once you trigger a load screen, Millicent will disappear and Gowry will appear as usual.
From Here, You Can Summon Millicent at Magma Wyrm Makar Battle
Once you reached up to this part of the quest, you can summon Millicent when battling the boss Magma Wyrm Makar at at Ruin-Strewn Precipice, Liurnia. You can continue the event without summoning Millicent and there will be no problem if Millicent dies during the battle.
After That, You Can Purchase Magic At Gowry's Shack
From this point of the quest, you can buy magic by talking to Gowry at Gowry's Shack. It is important to check this if you use sorceries often when battling.
6. Go to Erdtree-Gazing Hill and talk to Millicent.
Next, go near the Erdtree-Gazing Hill Site of Grace in the Altus Plateau and have a conversation with Millicent. Millicent stands on the way up the slope on the north side of the Erdtree-Gazing Hill Site of Grace. To enter the Altus Plateau, you need to get the Dectus Medallion and use the Grand Lift of Dectus.Altus Plateau Map & Location Guide
7. Obtain Valkyrie's Prosthesis At The Shaded Castle And Give It To Millicent.
After the conversation, go down the right without climbing the slope where Millicent is, and continue north towards the Shaded Castle. If you can get the Valkyrie's prosthesis from the treasure chest in the Shaded Castle, return to the position where Millicent is and hand over the Valkyrie's Prosthesis to proceed with the quest. The location of the treasure box is difficult to understand, so please refer to the video below.
How To Get The Valkyrie's Prosthesis?
From Here, You Can Summon Millicent During The Battle With Black Blade Kindred (Forbidden Lands)
After giving Valkyrie's Prosthesis, You can summon Millicent before battling against the Black Blade Kindred in front of the Grand Lift of Rold at Forbidden Lands. Summoning does not have an effect on Millicent Questline and even if the summoned Millicent dies, it has no affect on the quest.
8. Go To The Windmill Village's Heights And Talk To Millicent
After handing the Valkyrie's Prosthesis to Millicent, head northeast of the map to the Windmill Village in Windmill Heights. You can make a shortcut by using the transfer device on the way. When you arrive at the top, you will face the boss "Godskin Apostle", and after defeating it, unlock the Site of Grace and once you teleport, Millicent will appear nearby, talk to her.
9. Go To The Ancient Snow Valley Ruins And Talk To Millicent
Next, head to the Snow Valley Ruins at the Mountaintop of the Giants and talk to Millicent.
Use the Grand Lift of Rold to the Mountaintops of the Giants
You can enter the Mountaintop of the Giants by using the Grand Lift of Rold, at the easternmost part of the Altus Plateau. The exit of the royal capital leading to the Grand Lift of Rold is blocked, and you cannot proceed unless you defeat the boss.
10. Talk To Millicent At The Prayer Room of Miquella's Haligtree
After talking to Millicent at the Snow Valley Ruins, she will appear beside the Site of Grace: Prayer Room so talk to her. To get to the Miquella's Haligtree, you need to light up the 4 flames at Ordina Liturgical Town and warp using a Portal (Gateway).Elphael & Miquella’s Haligtree - Location Map & Walkthrough
11. From Drainage Channel Head To The Swamp & Battle Ulcerated Tree Spirit
Head within Miquella's Haligtree until you reached Site of Grace: Drainage Channel. Afterward, head to the entrance shown in the photo above and climb the platform. Follow the path to reach a swamp and battle the boss "Ulcerated Tree Spirit". After defeating the boss, you will find 2 kinds of Summon Sign. Choose one of those sign to continue the quest.
Path Until The Signs
12. Check The Gold Or Red Sign
|Please note that the equipment obtained differs depending on the branch route.|
*If you choose the golden sign, you will cooperate, if you choose the red sign, you will be hostile, and the equipment you can get will be different for each route, so decide carefully.
When defeated, a golden sign and a red sign will appear on the scaffolding of the swamp, and depending on which sign you choose, you will be able to choose to cooperate or be hostile to Millicent, and the rewards you will receive at the quest will change.
Millicent Quest - Contents And Rewards For Each Branch Route
|Upon Tree Spirit's Defeat||・Talisman "Rotten Winged Sword Insignia"|
|Killing Millicent After Tree Spirit's Defeat||・Cannot be killed via latest update.|
|Upon returning the Unalloyed Gold Needle||・Miquella's Needle|
・Ancient Dragon Smithing Stone
* Not available if Millicent is killed
|When Gowry Is Killed||・Talisman "Flock's Canvas"|
・Gowry's Bell Bearing
* There are timing when he can't be killed.
If you are summoned as a collaborator and defeat the enemy, you can get the "Rotten Winged Sword Insignia Talisma". Also, after returning to the original world and speaking with Millicent, trigger a load screen and head to Millicent again to pick up an "Unalloyed Gold Needle". If you return this to the flower that appears after defeating the boss "Malenia, Blade of Miquella" at the bottom of the sacred tree, you will get "Miquella's Needle" and "Ancient Dragon Smithing Stone".
Go To Gowry And Kill Him To Get His Talisman
|A bug that make it impossible to kill Gowry? Be careful because there is|
* Even after the event is completed, if you try to kill Gowry he will turn into an insect and not be killed. We did multiple testing of the conditions that triggers this but to no avail. There is a chance that this is a bug.
You can then kill him after talking to him at Gowry's Shack in Caelid. You can pick up "Gowry's Bell Bearing" and Talisman "Flock's Canvas" from his body. Due to the bug mentioned above, it is recommended to choose a hostile route (Red Sign) if the "Flock's Canvas" is your goal to surely obtain the item.
|Obtained Upon Defeating Millicent||Millicent's Prosthesis|
|Items Obtained From Gowry's Body||Talisman: Flock's Canvas Talisman|
Gowry's Bell Bearing
If you are summoned as an adversary and defeat Millicent, you can get the Talisman "Millicent's Prosthesis". Return to Gowry's Shack in Caelid, where you can pick up "Gowry's Bell Bearing" and "Flock's Canvas" Talisman from Gowry's corpse.
What To Do When Millicent Does Not Appear?
Advance The story
Millicents will appear in various places in the preparations shown on the chart, but whether or not Millicent moves depends on the progress of the story. Therefore if Millicent does not appear in the expected location, advance the story once and check again during breakthroughs such as defeating bosses.Walkthrough - Map Guide & Fastest Order
Also Moves By Triggering Loading Screens After Conversations
If Millicent does not move to the next location after conversations, trigger a loading screen by resting on Site Of Graces.
About Dark Spirit Millicent
Defeating It Does Not Affect The Progress Of The Event
When you go to Caelid's Aeonia Swamp (see image above), the dark spirit Millicent appears. This dark spirit Millicent does not make the Millicent quest inoperable even if it is defeated, and it does not have to be defeated in order to proceed. It's OK to defeat it when you want to defeat it.