BDO Elvia Realms are special channels or servers that convert low level Serendia zones to end game grinding spots, where players can earn top tier rewards for their troubles. In fun times, right? Or… *splat*

Ok, so Elvia is a bit rough and challenging, but overall, has been a welcome addition by the highest AP/DP players.


Elvia Benefits:

  • Revived Lunar/River Necklaces (high Accuracy or high DP)
  • upgrade defensive Blackstar gear into Obsidian Blackstar
  • high reported silver per hour
  • Elvia Kzarka for permanent +1 AP DP, +20 HP
  • Elvia Atoraxxion has better rewards
  • Enhancement for Yellow Grade Accessories (Elvia Cups)
    • add +3% Critical Hit Damage to rings
    • add +125 HP to rings for wimps! 🙂
    • add +150 HP to necklaces
    • add +6 DR or +3 AP to belts
Elvia Realm Server Select

Elvia Servers have a round and green icon.

Note that Arsha is also an Elvia Realm, giving +50% Item Drop Rate.

Give me an evil Elvia Realm to vanquish!! Hadum will perish!

Elvia Grinding Spots

Elvia Grinding Spots include 7 areas located in Serendia.

The AP and DP listed is the mininum you should have. Recommended level is 61+

Elvia Grinding Zones have unique mechanics to learn in order to master them.


Elvia Grinding Spot Mobs AP DP

Elvia Biraghi Den Guide map:
Biraghi Den

Bandits 240 310

Altar Imp Habitat
(party of 2 rec.)

Location Map:
Northern Plain of Serendia

Imps 240 310

(party of 3 rec.)

Location Map:
Castle Ruins

Rebels 250 320

Swamp Fogan Habitat

Location Map:
Southern Cienaga

Fogans 260 320

Elvia Glish Swamp Guide

Location Map:
Glish Swamp

Nagas 260 320
Location Map:
Orc Camp
Orcs 280 340

Elvia Bloody Monastery Guide

Location Map:
Bloody Monastery

Cultists 280 340


Elvia Loot with Grinding Spot Data

Elvia Loot is desirable to upgrade gear you may have already and drops ingredients for a DP or Accuracy necklace.

The numbers under the grinding spot indicate the rough number per hour you can expect at that location.

Thank you to Duodecil for number dropped per hour data! View his youtube channel here.


Elvia Loot to Upgrade Accessories

The ingredients that drop in Elvia Grinding Spots allow you to craft 5 different items via Processing > Heating to upgrade accessories.

For more details on Elvia Cup upgrades for accessories:



Revived Necklaces

You can obtain the ingredients required for Revived Necklaces from Elvia Grinding Spots.

Revived Lunar Necklace

This is a very high Accuracy necklace with a secondary bonus of AP.

Revived Lunar Necklace
Enhancement Level Item Effect
Revived Lunar Necklace AP 11
Accuracy 2
PRI (I) Revived Lunar Necklace AP 15
Accuracy 12
DUO (II) Revived Lunar Necklace AP 19
Accuracy 22
TRI (III) Revived Lunar Necklace AP 23
Accuracy 32
TET (IV) Revived Lunar Necklace AP 27
Accuracy 42
PEN (V) Revived Lunar Necklace AP 31
Accuracy 52


Revived Lunar Necklace

Revived River Necklace

This is the best defensive necklace in BDO at the time of this writing. It is very high in DP, with a secondary bonus of Accuracy.

Revived River Necklace
Enhancement Level Item Effect
Revived River Necklace Accuracy 8
Evasion 7 (14)
Damage Reduction 6
PRI (I) Revived River Necklace Accuracy 12
Evasion 9 (18)
Damage Reduction 7
Max HP +30
DUO (II) Revived River Necklace Accuracy 16
Evasion 11 (22)
Damage Reduction 8
Max HP +60
TRI (III) Revived River Necklace Accuracy 20
Evasion 13 (26)
Damage Reduction 9
Max HP +90
TET (IV) Revived River Necklace Accuracy 24
Evasion 15 (30)
Damage Reduction 10
Max HP +120
PEN (V) Revived River Necklace Accuracy 28
Evasion 17 (34)
Damage Reduction 11
Max HP +150


Revived River Necklace

Revived Necklace Comparison


Moonlit Necklaces AP Acc DP Eva DR Moonlit Necklace Stats
Moonlit Ogre Ring 35 24 Max HP+150
Moonlit Sicil’s Necklace 22 24 13 13+26 Max HP+150
Moonlit Serap’s Necklace 28 24 Max HP+200
Moonlit Tungrad Necklace 35 24 Self-obtainable Black Spirit’s Rage +20%
Max HP+150
Moonlit Laytenn’s Power Stone 35 24 Max HP+150
Moonlit Deboreka Necklace 40 24 Max HP+150
Moonlit River Necklace 28 28 17+34 11 Max HP+300
Moonlit Lunar Necklace 31 52 Max HP+150
Moonlit Capotia Necklace 30 20 Max HP+150


Elvia Mats for Blackstar Upgrades

Elvia grinding spots drop ingredients required to upgrade Blackstar defensive gear.

You need to craft 1 Obsidian Specter’s Energy to upgrade to Obsidian Blackstar.


Ingredients Obsidian Blackstar Ingredient Recipe

Obsidian Specter’s Energy

Simple Alchemy:

1x Passion of Valtarra

Simple Alchemy:

Valtarra’s Flame x100
Garmoth’s Scale x100

1x Reason of Okiara

Simple Alchemy:

Okiara’s Tide x100
Oil of Void x100

1x Courage of Narc

Simple Alchemy:

Narc’s Lightning x100
Fragment of All Creations x10
Legacy of the Ancient x10

1x Flower of Madness

Simple Alchemy:

Seed of Void x100
Concentrated Boss’ Aura x10

1x Specter’s Energy

Dropped by mobs starting in Valencia. Specter’s Energy Guide

Thornwood Forest in O’dyllita and Shultz Guard in Mediah have highest drop rates.



For more details on upgrading Blackstar defense gear, view our Obsidian Blackstar Guide.



Elvia Weapon (NPC Buffs)

Elvia grinding spots used to give Elvia Weapons. That has been removed. Now it is a buff instead, without any requirement to equip a different weapon.

This Elvia buff (Ancient Spirit’s Power) allows you to do much greater damage to Elvia mobs and Elvia bosses.

  • Ancient Spirit’s Power only lasts for 10 minutes!
  • Acquiring another Spirits’ buff will replace any existing buff
  • There are Daily and Weekly exchange quests you can do to get Anciet Spirit’s Power. (See Details below.)



Elvia Weapon Pick
  • Elvia buffs are obtained by glowing NPCs that spawn as you are fighting,
  • Chat with the NPC (Ancient Spirits Okiara, Narc, Valtarra) and choose either Awakening or Main weapon

Elvia Awakening Skill

Every class has a special Elvia Awakening Skill that can only be used with an Elvia Awakening Buff.

  • Costs 0 Skill Points
  • Elvia Skills have a 100% Critical rate
  • Superarmor & Down Attack
  • Good Debuffs: -20 to mob AP & DP for 10 seconds
  • Recover MP/WP on good hit (costs 40 MP/WP)
  • Cooldown 15s
  • Damage is good… so whack!

The image shows Guardian’s Elvia Awakening Skill.


    Elvia Awakening Skill for Guardian




    Predator’s Roots

    Predator’s Roots are obtained via Daily repeatable quests in Elvia.

    Predator’s Roots can be exchanged for 4 of the ingredients needed to craft Obsidian Specter’s Energy which is used to upgrade Blackstar defense gear to Obsidian Blackstar.

    To exchange, visit Lejenti, located in the basement of Glish.


    Predator’s Root Exchange Requirements:

    • Level 60+
    • Black Spirit quest “[Elvia] Obsidian Ashes” (Recommended Quest tab)



    Lejenti <Ahib Audrite Priest>
    Location: Glish Basement

    Predator’s Roots Exchange Rate

    Elvia Loot

    Predator’s Roots

    Elvia Loot Notes
    Narc’s Lightning
    100 Narc’s Lighting is required to upgrade Blackstar
    Okiara’s Tide
    100 Okiara’s Tide is required to upgrade Blackstar
    Seed of Void
    100 Seed of Void is required to upgrade Blackstar
    Valtarra’s Flame
    100 Valtarra’s Flame is required to upgrade Blackstar

    Elvia Weapon
    Elvia Main Weapon Box x1 or Elvia Awakening Weapon Box x1



    Elvia Quests for Predator’s Roots (Daily)


    • Level 60+
    • Be inside an Elvia Server

    These Elvia quests are family daily quests that reset at midnight (server time) of the day of completion


    Elvia Region Quest NPC Daily Elvia Quest Kill Quest Requirement
    Predator’s Roots
    Orc Camp Orc Hunter Brodie [Daily] A Chilling Presence at the Orc Camp Defeat 100 Small Red Orcs 2
    [Daily] Voices from the Fog Defeat 500 Red Orc Berserkers 2
    [Daily] Missing Red Orcs Defeat 1,000 Red Orcs 6
    Bloody Monastery Annalynn [Daily] Missing Thread of Hope Defeat 400 Cultists 2
    [Daily] Green-tinged Monastery Defeat 400 Cultist Warriors 2
    [Daily] Strange Cultists Defeat 1500 Cultists 6
    Fogan Swamp Dernyl [Daily] Vigilant Fogan Defeat 300 Swamp Fogan Guards 2
    [Daily] Big Fogan Defeat 250 Big Swamp Fogans 2
    [Daily] Farm Owner’s Problem Defeat 1,000 Swamp Fogans 6
    Naga Swamp Zegna [Daily] A Familiar Swamp Defeat 250 Swamp Naga Apprentice Spearmen 2
    [Daily] Swamp Naga Ecology Defeat 250 Swamp Naga Axmen 2
    [Daily] Missing Swamp Nagas Defeat 1500 Swamp Nagas 6
    Castle Ruins Ruben [Daily] Tense Silence Defeat 400 Mobility Unit 2
    [Elvia Daily] The Eerie Calm in the Castle Ruins Defeat 400 Charger 2
    [Daily] Missing Al Rhundi Soldiers Defeat 2,000 Al Rhundi Rebels 6
    Biraghi Den Etunar [Daily] A Mountain in the Dark Defeat 250 Bandit Raid Captains 2
    [Daily] Hidden Deep in the Mountains Defeat 500 Bandit Defense Captains 2
    [Daily] Kidnapped by Bandits?! Defeat 2,000 Bandits 6
    Imp Altar Zara Lynch [Daily] Hidden Truth Defeat 200 Altar Imp Fighters 2
    [Daily] Strange Phenomenon Defeat 150 Altar Imp Warriors 2
    [Daily] Missing Altar Imps Defeat 1,000 Altar Imps 6


    Elvia Quests for Weapon Box Buffs

    Elvia weapon box quests are given by Lejenti <Ahib Audrite Priest> in the basement of Glish.

    • Elvia Weapon Boxes will expire 3 hours after you claim them, so use them quickly!
    • Elvia buffs last for 10 minutes.
    • Requirements:
      • Quest ‘[Elvia] Obsidian Ashes’
      • Level 60+ on the Elvia Realm server.
      • Weekly quest resets every Thursday at midnight (00:00 UTC).
      • Daily quest will reset at midnight (server time).


    Elvia Quest Quest Rewards

    [Elvia Daily] The Power of Three Ancient Spirits

    Hand over 50 Predator’s Roots

    Burning Valtarra’s Main Weapon Box
    Torrential Okiara’s Main Weapon Box
    Thunderous Narc’s Main Weapon Box
    Burning Valtarra’s Awakening Weapon Box
    Torrential Okiara’s Awakening Weapon Box
    Thunderous Narc’s Awakening Weapon Box

    [Elvia Weekly] Ready for the End

    – Hand over Liverto Main Weapon to Lejenti
    – Hand over Essence of Destruction to Lejenti

    Burning Valtarra’s Main Weapon Box
    Torrential Okiara’s Main Weapon Box
    Thunderous Narc’s Main Weapon Box
    Burning Valtarra’s Awakening Weapon Box
    Torrential Okiara’s Awakening Weapon Box
    Thunderous Narc’s Awakening Weapon Box

    Elvia Marni Stones

    Purchase Elvia Marni’s Stones and defeat the required number of enemies to exchange the stone for Elvia loot.


    • Level 61+
    • kills are counted only if you make the last hit
    • 110,000 silver per Elvia Marni Stone


    Buy and exchange Elvia Marni’s Stones with Wacky Toshi.

    Wacky Toshi is located in Glish.

    Marni Stone Guide

    Wacky Toshi <Marni’s Top Assistant>


    Elvia Marni’s Stone Kill Quantity Reward Item
    Elvia Marni’s Stone (Northern Plain of Serendia) 1,100 Shard of the Tearful Night
    Okiara’s Tide
    Elvia Marni’s Stone (Biraghi Den) 1,700 Shard of the Drained Night
    Narc’s Lightning
    Elvia Marni’s Stone (Southern Cienaga – Swamp Fogan) 1,100 Shard of the Tearful Night
    Okiara’s Tide
    Elvia Marni’s Stone (Glish Swamp – Swamp Naga) 1,400 Shard of the Drained Night
    Narc’s Lightning
    Elvia Marni’s Stone (Castle Ruins) 1,500 Heart of the Parched Forest
    Shard of the Furious Night
    Valtarra’s Flame
    Elvia Marni’s Stone (Orc Camp) 1,300 Heart of the Parched Forest
    Shard of the Furious Night
    Valtarra’s Flame
    Elvia Marni’s Stone (Bloody Monastery) 1,300 Narc’s Lightning
    Shard of the Drained Night



    Title Monster Zone
    Forged in the Flames [Elvia] Red Orc Camp
    Mirror, Mirror, On the Wall
    Darkness Scorcher
    Resistance is Futile [Elvia] Swamp Naga Habitat
    Leave If You Naga
    Warrior of Thundering Swamps
    Can’t Stop the Fogan [Elvia] Swamp Fogan Habitat
    Swamp Warfare Expert
    Toot, toot! Ribbit, ribbit! Toot, toot!
    Death Throes? What’s That? [Elvia] Bloody Monastery
    Angel of Lightning
    Complete Different, You and I [Elvia] Altar Imp Habitat
    Bheg’s Chainmaker
    Professional Altar Builder
    I’m a Den Flower [Elvia] Biraghi Den
    Knocked a Thous-den Times
    Sought After Hadum’s Treasure
    Professional Backstabber [Elvia] Castle Ruins
    Specter of Castle Ruins
    King of Subjugation


    Elvia Titles for Combat

    You can obtain 21 titles by defeating monsters in Elvia Realm.

    Sources & Additional Info