Dead Cells - Where to Find Every Weapon

A guide on how you can find every weapon available in Dead Cells.
May 23, 2017 3:20 PM by Morgan Shaver

There’s no end to the amount of weapons available to you in Dead Cells, and as such, it can be hard to find where every weapon is in the game. You’ll want to acquire as many weapons as possible, as each different weapon in Dead Cells boasts a different attack.

The weapons in Dead Cells are all sorted by type including ranged, ranged/magical, melee, and shields, among others. To help give you an edge, we’ve put together a quick guide on where you can find every available weapon in Dead Cells!

Note: This guide may contain potential game spoilers based around the various weapons in Dead Cells.

Where to Find Ranged Weapons in Dead Cells

A look at where you can find all ranged weapons in Dead Cells.

There are a wide variety of ranged weapons available in Dead Cells. These primarily include bows, but can also include magical attacks, and throwable weapons. Below, we’ve put together a list of where you can find all ranged weapons in Dead Cells.

  • Bow and Infinite Arrows: This ranged weapon is dropped by archers in Dead Cells.
  • Infantry Bow: This ranged weapon is dropped by archers in Dead Cells.
  • Ice Bow: This ranged weapon is dropped by archers in Dead Cells.
  • Quick Bow: The blueprint for this ranged weapon can be found above the entrance to the Prisoners’ Cells up along some ledges in Dead Cells.
  • Hunter’s Longbow: This ranged weapon can be found behind the Time Gate in the Ossuary in Dead Cells.
  • Heavy Crossbow: This ranged weapon is dropped by the Incomplete One in Dead Cells.
  • Lightning Bolt: This ranged weapon is dropped by mages in The Ramparts and The Graveyard in Dead Cells.
  • Frost Blast: This ranged weapon is unlocked at the start of the game.
  • Fire Torrent: This ranged weapon is dropped by clerics in The Graveyard and The Prison Depths in Dead Cells.
  • Throwing Knife: This ranged weapon is unlocked at the start of the game.
  • Whip: This ranged weapon is dropped by worm enemies in the sewer stages of Dead Cells.
  • Electric Whip: This ranged weapon is unlocked at the start of the game.

Where to Find Shields in Dead Cells

A look at where to find all shields in Dead Cells.

There are a wide variety of shields available in Dead Cells, all of which offer different benefits and properties. Below, we’ve put together a list of where you can find all shields in Dead Cells.

  • Sturdy Shield: This shield is unlocked at the start of the game.
  • Greed Shield: This shield is unlocked at the start of the game.
  • Blood Shield: This shield is dropped by shield-wielding skeletons in Dead Cells.
  • Force Shield: This shield is dropped by shield-wielding skeletons in Dead Cells.
  • Assault Shield: This shield can be found behind the Time Gate in The Promenade of The Condemned in Dead Cells.
  • Spiked Shield: This shield is dropped by the small, running zombies in The Fog Fjord in Dead Cells.

Where to Find Melee Weapons in Dead Cells

A look at where you can find all melee weapons in Dead Cells.

There are a wide variety of melee weapons available in Dead Cells. These primarily include swords, but can also include daggers, spears, and maces. Below, we’ve put together a list of where you can find all melee weapons in Dead Cells.

  • Blood Sword: The blueprint for the Blood Sword is dropped by zombies in Dead Cells.
  • Flammable Sword: This melee weapon is dropped by the brown flying enemies in The Promenade of the Condemned and The Graveyard in Dead Cells.
  • Sadist’s Sword: This melee weapon is dropped by the mushrooms in The Old Sewers in Dead Cells.
  • Spiteful Sword: This melee weapon is dropped by the red flying enemies in The Ramparts in Dead Cells.
  • Frantic Sword: This melee weapon is dropped by the flying enemies in the Prison Depths in Dead Cells.
  • Cursed Sword: This melee weapon is dropped by The Watcher in Dead Cells.
  • Burning Mace: This melee weapon is dropped by the slime dispensers in the Ossuary in Dead Cells.
  • Twin Daggers: This melee weapon is unlocked at the start of the game.
  • Assassin’s Dagger: This blueprint for this melee weapon can be found above the platform at the start of The Promenade of the Condemned in Dead Cells.
  • Rapier: This melee weapon is dropped by scorpions in Dead Cells.
  • Spear: This melee weapon is dropped by the mechanical spiders in the Prison Depths in Dead Cells.

Have you found any weapons in Dead Cells that aren’t shown on this list? Be sure to let us know in the comments below, and feel free to ask any Dead Cells-related questions as we’ll be putting together additional Dead Cells guides in the future!

By reading through this guide, you should now know where to find all weapons in Dead Cells.