There are two systems involved with weapon enhancement in Valkyrie Elysium. The first is weapon proficiency which comes from actively using the weapon. The other is weapon enhancement, which requires the player to infuse items looted from fallen foes throughout the game. Here’s a breakdown of the required crafting materials and where they can be found.

Where to find Weapon Upgrade Materials in Valkyrie Elysium

Upgrade MaterialDescriptionWhere to Get
Yellow SoulCommon upgrade materialCommon drop from enemies and bosses
Magic GemCommon upgrade materialCommon drop from enemies and bosses
Violet GemCommon upgrade materialCommon drop from enemies and bosses
Emerald GemUpgrade material used to enhance weapons from level 2 to 4Drops from foes in Be’elzean Territory (Chapters 1 and 2)
Azure GemUpgrade material used to enhance weapons from level 5 to 6Drops from foes in Galdban Territory (Chapters 3 and 4)
Scarlet GemUpgrade material used to enhance weapons from level 6 to 7Drops from enemies in Lucardan Territory (Chapters 5 and 6)
Silver GemUpgrade material used to enhance weapons up to level 9Drops from foes in Romalian Territory (Chapters 6 and 7)
Black GemUpgrade material used to enhance weapons up to level 10Drops from foes in Serpent’s Lair (Chapters 8 and 9)
Rainbow GemUpgrade material used to enhance weapons up to level 10Drops from foes in Serpent’s Lair (Chapters 8 and 9)

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