How to beat Dancer of the Boreal Valley - Dark Souls III



  • 1 Defeat the three Lords of Cinder

    Upon defeating all three Lords of Cinder: Abyss Watchers, Yhorm the Giant and Aldrich, Devourer of Gods, you will get immediately transported back to the Boreal Valley.

  • 2 Place the plate under the statue

    Once you receive the plate from the dying lady, place it under the statue and you’ll get in a cut-scene where the Dancer will descend and a fog gate will cover the gate.

  • 3 The Dancer will descend from above

    Dancer of the Boreal Valley will descend from the entrance gate and you will have to fight them.

  • 4 Make sure you’re light

    Make sure you’re light on equipment because you will need to evade almost immediately.

  • 5 Dodge one attack

    Dodge one attack and get behind the dancer. If you hit it a number of times rapidly, it will stumble and be open from a critical attack.

  • 6 Avoid her in the second phase

    If you manage to avoid Dancer of the Boreal Valley during the second phase of her attack, you’ll be able to defeat her almost immediately.

  • 7 Boss Drops

    Dancer of the Boreal Valley will drop 60,000 souls and Soul of a Dancer.