Blood Stone Chunk

A solid shard that forms in coldblood.

After death, some substances crystallise, but most simply harden and form blood stones.

At the workshop, these blood stones are embedded in weapons to fortify them.

Bloodstone Chunk is an upgrade Item in Bloodborne.


Blood Stone Chunk Usage

  • Used to Fortify weapons to +9.
  • You will need 3 to get to +7, 5 to +8, and 8 to +9 for a total of 16.



Farming Strategy

Can be farmed from the blue-eyed Scourge Beasts in Upper Cathedral Ward. The drop rate is about 1 in 8 drop rate with high discovery. It is recommended to use a weapon with long-reach that can attack through walls.

Videos of this strategy are available on YouTube.


Weapon Upgrade Quantity
+7 bloodstone_chunk.png3 Blood Stone Chunks
+8 bloodstone_chunk.png5 Blood Stone Chunks
+9 bloodstone_chunk.png8 Blood Stone Chunks





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    • Anonymous

      18 Jan 2021 18:35  

      If you just want to max all weapons, you may as well get used to running the game, getting 30-40 per 45-60 minutes or so (75-90 minutes if you want the extra few levels from killing the moon presence, if you also want to max level)

      • Anonymous

        31 Dec 2020 21:16  

        The only thing I know to tell you guys is to remake base Isz and run it over and over. Insight should only be used to round off the final couple of chunks you may need. Otherwise, not worth it. It's honestly easier than running Upper Cathedral wolves over and over. Basically, pick your poison. Do you want to tediously farm the wolves, or sink more time into a dungeon to avoid the mind numbing repetition?

        • Anonymous

          10 Dec 2020 00:11  

          Comfirmed (12/0/2020) DZ48CMWR (Pthumeru Ihill) this is a fallse depth. first boss (boar) drops 0-2. Happy Hunting!

          • Anonymous

            12 Oct 2020 07:15  

            Just managed to upgrade all of my weapons to +10. It took tens of hours and several NG+ plus runs but I did it. You can do this gents. Happy Hunting.

            • Anonymous

              01 Mar 2020 17:25  

              Honestly best advice on farming these is cursed chalices. Rock the milkweed rune in them alone and you activate a discovery stack from the curse that generates 1k discovery + another 1k discovery for every discovery rune equipped including the one activating this effect. Meaning 3 moons and milkweed jumps it to 5k and breaks any traditional caps on it also. In cases where you land watcher bosses in cursed dungeons each boss in that fight should generate a chunk each (at least when I do this it works) happy hunting.

              • Anonymous

                19 Nov 2019 09:17  

                Farming these wouldn't be such a pain if the lamps acted more like Dark Souls bonfires. One thing Bloodborne did worse than DS for sure.

                • Anonymous

                  05 Aug 2019 21:34  

                  The most effortless way to farm chunks is killing the gargoyles at Cainhurst Castle. Warp to the first lamp of the level, take the elevator shortcut up and trace back the way you came the first time when you were clearing the castle, there should be 6 gargoyles to kill, after dispatching all of them use mark to reload and repeat. Due to the chunks rarity, at least 400 Discovery is recommended if you use this method. It may not be the fastest way to farm chunks, but it's easy and decent enough if you're tired of killing other stronger beasts (gargoyles are very easily killed, even with little caution)

                  • Anonymous

                    30 Jul 2019 03:28  

                    Tip: You can farm the blue-eyed werewolves in the Upper Cathedral Ward in relative safety after you open the shortcut back to the lantern. Walk from the lantern to the 'orphanage door,' and all the werewolves will be in front of you facing the staircase. Aggro them one at a time (pebbles, bullets, knives...) and lure them back to the door. They can't pass the door, which means you can cheese them with your weapon of choice. They can still hit you through the door, though, so be careful. And it still takes forever for chunks to drop. But still...less dangerous than charging in from the top of the stairs.

                    • Anonymous

                      07 Jul 2019 18:19  

                      lmao all these people complaining about farming these*****s. y’all could never survive bloodborne or any of the souls games solo bruh bet y’all live off of beckoning people stop complaining. and farm the damn thing it’s supposed to be hard not easy. this isn’t something like fagnite or any other easy game out there bruh

                      • 15 Mar 2019 05:45  

                        Here's a pretty decent glyph. Not a lot of extra stuff, but a clear route and an easy boss. Usually drops 1-2 chunks with 242 discovery. I was able to get the route to the lever and then the boss down to 1 minute 48 seconds. Video: It's a short video, so I'm not gonna explain it here.

                        • Anonymous

                          14 Mar 2019 02:36  

                 can get INFINITE chunks using the 3 scurrying beasts in the nightmare. 1 before ludwig and 2 as you enter research hall. I got over 200 in an hour. Not a dupe, it's the way the game loads new maps. Vids on YouTube

                          • Anonymous

                            14 Mar 2019 02:34  

                            Everyone *****ing lol just play the game NOT like a scrub and you'll be fine. I'm on ng7 and have 15 +10 weapons and 7 +10 firearms.

                            • Anonymous

                              08 Feb 2019 21:12  

                              I would buy Chunks for 5 Insight a piece but 20 is ridiculous! +9 to +10 costs 60 insight. +8 to +9 costs 160 insight. Who's the genius behind that?

                              • Anonymous

                                05 Jan 2019 01:27  

                                Wish you could combine earlier blood shards into one, like idk 4 shards for a twin, and like 10 twins for a chunk. Id be happy with that, but no! We have to farm them from late game enemies with not even that good a drpprate even at higu discovery! Best I've had is averaging one per upper cathderal ward run. All 3 eye runes, milkweed and 60 arcane at work, which gives me a droprate of about 20% considering there are 5 werewolves. Lots of work just to be unable to get a reliable droprate is a bummer.

                                • Anonymous

                                  18 Sep 2018 03:05  

                                  What sane person would ever go to the Upper Cathedral Ward to farm chunks? It's goddamn spooky in there.

                                  • Anonymous

                                    05 Jun 2018 03:20  

                                    I fucking hate farming these, why can't i simply buy them with blood echos or combine twin blood shards? It just doesn't make any sense.

                                    • Anonymous

                                      04 Apr 2018 17:39  

                                      If you want to farm these reliably and have gotten to depth 3 chalices, bosses from depth 3 chalices are capable of dropping chunks. They're significantly easier than the Depth 4 or 5 alternatives, and can drop you mid tier gems.

                                      • Anonymous

                                        21 Mar 2018 21:48  

                                        A good spot to farm these is glyph jemmjmpi
                                        The lever is behind The ladder, you only have to kill 2 brain suckers ( 1 at The lever and 1 boss)
                                        Pretty Quick and i dont know if The runes actually increase The amount dropped but using The 3 i usually drop 2
                                        Maybe a bit too late but i wanted to share for people who might have picked up from psn giveaway

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