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V Rising Boss Guide: Complete List, Locations, and Order

Here is a complete list of all bosses in V Rising, including their locations and rewards.

There are over 50 bosses, known as V Bloods, in V Rising, each with their own powers and abilities. Killing these bosses is how you unlock new abilities and crafting recipes to advance the game. While a number of them roam a specific region, this guide will provide you with a complete list of all bosses in V Rising, including their locations and rewards.

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All Boss Locations in V Rising

Alpha Wolf (Lv. 16)

Alpha Wolf location on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods at the Wolf Den
  • Rewards:
    • Wolf Form

Keely the Frost Archer (Lv. 20)

Keely the Frost Archer location on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods at the Bandit Trapper Camp
  • Rewards:
    • Frost Spell Point
    • Tannery crafter unlock
    • Traveller’s Wrap crafting recipe
    • Empty Waterskin crafting recipe
    • Leather crafting recipe

Rufus the Foreman (Lv. 20)

Rufus the Foreman location on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods at the Bandit Logging Camp
  • Rewards:
    • Blood Spell Point
    • Woodworking Bench crafter recipe
    • Crossbow crafting recipe
    • Simple Furniture build recipe
      • Rustic Chair
      • Rustic Table
      • Vardoran Globe
      • Esoterica Reading Lectern
      • Circa Round Bookcase
      • Dignity Bench
      • Dignity Podium

Errol the Stonebreaker (Lv. 20)

Errol the Stonebreaker location on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods at the Bandit Copper Mine
  • Rewards:
    • Chaos Spell Point
    • Material and Gem Storage build recipe unlock
      • Large Chest
      • Small Material Storage
      • Small Gem Storage
    • Copper Torch and Brazier build recipe unlock
      • Modest Brazier
      • Flare Sconce

Goreswine the Ravager (Lv. 27)

Goreswine the Ravager location on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods
  • Rewards:
    • Unholy Spell Point
    • Tomb crafter unlock
    • Graveyard Decor build recipe unlock
      • Nocture Garden Fence
      • Nocturne Garden Gate
      • Modest Flying Candles
    • Gravedigger Ring crafting recipe
    • Grave Dust crafting recipe
    • Raise Skeletons and Ghouls Tomb unlock

Grayson the Armourer (Lv. 27)

Grayson the Armourer location on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods at the Bandit Armory
  • Rewards:
    • Illusion Spell Point
    • Workshop Floors recipe unlock
      • Fiver-Finger Workboards
      • Long Boards
      • Worn Old Boards
    • Target Dummies recipe unlock
      • Basic Target Dummy
      • Soldier Target Dummy
      • Villager Target Dummy
      • Vampire Target Dummy
    • Assortment of Storage Shelves
      • Small Herb Storage
      • Small Consumables Storage
      • Small Knowledge Storage
      • Small Tailoring Storage
      • Small Alchemy Storage
    • Whetstone recipe unlock

Lidia the Chaos Archer (Lv. 30)

Lidia the Chaos Archer on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods
  • Rewards:
    • Chaos Spell Point
    • The Devourer recipe unlock
    • Leatherworking Station recipe unlock
    • Leather Bag recipe unlock
    • Longbow recipe unlock

Nibbles the Putrid Rat (Lv. 30)

  • Location: Your Castle
  • Rewards:
    • Rat Form

Clive the Firestarter (Lv. 30)

Clive the Firestarter on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods at the Bandit Sulphur Quarry
  • Rewards:
    • Chaos Spell Point
    • Minor Explosive Box recipe unlock
    • Alchemy Table recipe unlock

Finn the Fisherman (Lv. 32)

Polora the Feywalker (Lv. 35)

Polora the Feywalker on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods in the Gleaming Meadows
  • Rewards:
    • Illusion Spell Point
    • Vampire Waygate
    • Garden Foundations recipe unlock
      • Grass
      • Large Cobblestone Blocks
      • Small Cobblestone Blocks
      • Small Pavement Tiles
      • Terracotta Tiles
      • Gothic Tiles
      • Garden Cobblestones
      • Mossy Cobblestones
    • Garden Hedges recipe unlock
      • Hedge – 2×10 Tall
      • Hedge – 2×10 Blend (2 versions)
      • Hedge – 2×10 Low
      • Hedge – 2×10 Tall w. Arch
      • Hedge – 2×10 Tall w. Hole
      • Hedge – 10×10 Tall Curve
      • Hedge – 10×10 Tall Curve w. Arch
      • Hedge – 10×10 Low Curve
      • Hedge – Low Square Column w. Sphere
      • Hedge – Low Square Column w. Spiral
      • Hedge – Low Square Column w. Droplet
      • Hedge – Tall Square Column
      • Hedge – Tall Square Column w. Sphere
      • Hedge – Tall Square Column w. Spiral
      • Hedge – Tall Square Column w. Droplet
      • Hedge – Low Round Column w. Sphere
      • Hedge – Low Round Column w. Spiral
      • Hedge – Low Round Column w. Droplet
      • Hedge – Tall Round Column
      • Hedge – Tall Round Column w. Sphere
      • Hedge – Tall Round Column w. Spiral
      • Hedge – Tall Round Column w. Droplet
      • Wall Growth – Blood Rose (3 versions)
      • Wall Growth – Morass (3 versions)
      • Wall Growth – Ivy (3 versions)
      • Hedge – Equine Sculpture (2 versions)
    • Large Growing Plots recipe unlock
      • Small Growing Plot
      • Medium Growing Plot
      • Large Growing Plot
    • Growing Plot Collection recipe unlock
    • Minor Garlic Resistance Brew recipe unlock

Kodia the Ferocious Bear (Lv. 35)

Kodia the Ferocious Bear on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods in the Bear Cave
  • Rewards:
    • Bear Form
    • Hunting Trophy recipe unlock
    • Fur Rugs recipe unlock
      • Gray Pelt
      • Brown Pelt

Nicholaus the Fallen (Lv. 35)

Nicholaus the Fallen on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods
  • Rewards:
    • Unholy Spell Point
    • Paper Press recipe unlock
    • Assortment of Simple Candles recipe unlock
      • Modest Candelabra
      • Elegant Candelabra
      • Cordial Candelabra
      • Ardent Candelabra
      • Invocation Candle Rack
    • Frayed Rugs, Banners, and Curtains recipe unlock
      • Frayed Mounted Banner
      • Frayed Flush Mounted Banner
      • Frayed Wall Draperies
      • Frayed Window Draperies
      • Frayed Long Rug
      • Frayed Short Rug

Quincey the Bandit King (Lv. 37)

Quincey the Bandit King on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods in the Bandit Stronghold
  • Rewards:
    • Chaos Spell Point
    • Smithy recipe unlock
    • Tailoring Bench recipe unlock
    • Iron Ingot recipe unlock
    • Ebonite Stairs and Doors recipe unlock
      • Battlement Gate
      • Battlement Gate – Servant Lock
      • Ebonite Stone Stairs (4 versions)
    • Hollowfang Battlegear recipe unlock
      • Hollowfang Chestguard
      • Hollowfang Leggings
      • Hollowfang Gloves
      • Hollowfang Boots

Beatrice the Tailor (Lv. 40)

Beatrice the Tailor on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands in Dawnbreak Village
  • Rewards:
    • Loom crafter unlock
    • Assortment of Curtains build recipe unlock
      • Orderly Wall Draperies
      • Orderly Window Draperies
    • Hunter’s Cloak crafting recipe
    • Cloth crafting recipe
    • Cotton Yarn crafting recipe

Vincent the Frostbringer (Lv. 44)

Vincent the Frostbringer on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands
  • Rewards:
    • Frost Spell Point
    • Prison Cell build recipe unlock
    • Prison Framework build recipe unlock
      • Prison Gate
      • Prison Gate – Servant Lock
      • Prison Entrance Block
      • Barrier Gate
      • Barrier Gate – Servant Lock
      • Verdant Gate
      • Verdant Gate – Servant Lock
      • Barrier Entrance Block
    • Reinforced Plank crafting recipe unlock

Christina the Sun Priestess (Lv. 44)

Christina the Sun Priestess  on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands
  • Rewards:
    • Illusion Spell Point
    • Candles build recipe unlock
      • Ardent Candle Sconce
      • Modest Candle Sconce
      • Gothica Candle Sconce
      • Verdant Candle Sconce (3 versions)
    • Wool Thread crating recipe unlock
    • Silver Thread Bag crafting recipe unlock

Tristan the Vampire Hunter (Lv. 44)

Tristan the Vampire Hunter on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods and Dunley Farmlands
  • Rewards:
    • Blood Spell Point
    • Blood Hunger ability
    • Greater Blood Essence recipe unlock
    • Greatsword recipe unlock

Kriig the Undead General (Lv. 47)

Kriig the Undead General location on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands in the Haunted Iron Mine
  • Rewards:
    • Unholy Spell Point
    • Nocturne Door Bell recipe unlock
    • Reaper recipe unlock
    • Skeleton Priest Tomb unlock

Leandra the Shadow Priestess (Lv. 47)

Leandra the Shadow Priestess on  V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands in the Church of the Damned
  • Rewards:
    • Unholy Spell Point
    • Artisan Table crafter unlock
    • Scourgestone Pendant crafting recipe unlock
    • Scourgestone crafting recipe unlock
    • Dusk Caller crafting recipe unlock

Maja the Dark Savant (Lv. 47)

  • Location: Dunley Farmlands at the Forbidden Tower
  • Rewards:
    • Illusion Spell Point
    • Study crafter unlock
    • Verdant Garden Fencing build recipe unlock
      • Verdant Garden Fence
      • Verdant Garden Gate
    • Wall Hanging Shelves build recipe unlock
      • Omen Triple Wall Shelf – Literature
      • Omen Triple Wall Shelf – Ingredients
      • Omen Single Wall Shelf – Literature
      • Cordial Double Wall Shelf
      • Scroll crafting recipe unlock
      • Midnight Ball Gown crafting recipe unlock
        • Midnight Ball Gown
        • Midnight Nobleman Suit
        • Midnight Nobleman Pants

Bane the Shadowblade (Lv. 50)

  • Location: Dunley Farmlands, traveling as a disguised human
  • Rewards:
    • Unholy Spell Point
    • Human Form
    • Slashers crafting recipe unlock

Grethel the Glassblower (Lv. 50)

  • Location: Dunley Farmlands at the Quartz Quarry
  • Rewards:
    • Storm Spell Point
    • Wall Hanging Mirrors build recipe unlock
      • Radiant Small Wall Mirror
      • Dignity Small Wall Mirror
      • Distinguished Large Wall Mirror
      • Cordial Large Wall Mirror
    • Glass crafting recipe unlock
    • Blood Rose Potion crafting recipe unlock

Meredith the Bright Archer (Lv. 50)

Meredith the Bright Archer location on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands, either in or near the Haunted Iron Mine
  • Rewards:
    • Storm Spell Point
    • Holy Resistance Potion crafting recipe unlock

Terah the Geomancer (Lv. 53)

Terah the Geomancer on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunlay Farmlands at Bedrock Pass
  • Rewards:
    • Illusion Spell Point
    • Gem Cutting Table crafter unlock
    • Siege Golem Stone crafting recipe unlock (PvP only)
    • Regular Gems crafting recipe unlock
      • Regular Ruby
      • Regular Sapphire
      • Regular Emerald
      • Regular Topaz
      • Regular Miststone
      • Regular Amethyst

Frostmaw the Mountain Terror (Lv. 53)

Frostmaw the Mountain Terror on V Rising map
  • Location: Hallowed Mountains
  • Rewards:
    • Frost Spell Point
    • Thick Leather crafting recipe unlock
    • Mountain Peak Bag crafting recipe unlock

General Elena the Hollow (Lv. 53)

  • Location: Ruins of Mortium
  • Rewards: Frost Spell Point
    • Altar of Stygian Awakening crafter unlock
    • Stately Carpets build recipe unlock
      • Stately Rectangular Carpet
      • Stately Round Carpet

General Cassius the Betrayer (Lv. 57)

  • Location: Ruins of Mortium
  • Rewards:
    • Unholy Spell Point
    • Stygian Summoning Circle crafter unlock
    • Vampiric Brew crafting recipe unlock

Jade the Vampire Hunter (Lv. 57)

Jade the Vampire Hunter location on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands
  • Rewards:
    • Chaos Spell Point
    • Advanced Blood Press crafter unlock
    • Primal Blood Essence crafting recipe unlock
    • Pistols crafting recipe unlock

Raziel the Shepherd (Lv. 57)

Raziel the Shepherd location on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands at the Dunley Monastery
  • Rewards:
    • Blood Spell Point
    • Jewelcrafting Table crafter unlock
    • Cordial Stairs and Doors build recipe unlock
      • Cordial Gate
      • Cordial Gate – Servant Lock
      • Wood Clad Stone Stairs (4 versions)

Octavian the Militia Captain (Lv. 58)

Octavian the Militia Captain location on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands in the Bastion of Dunley
  • Rewards:
    • Storm Spell Point
    • Ancestral Forge crafter unlock
    • Wide Castle Entrance build recipe unlock
      • Wide Castle Entrance
      • Castle Gate (2 versions)
      • Castle Gate – Servant Lock (2 versions)
    • Equipment Storage build recipe unlock
      • Weapon Storage
      • Armor Storage
      • Jewel Storage

Ziva the Engineer (Lv. 60)

  • Location: Gloomrot at the Trancendum Machine Factory
  • Rewards:
    • Storm Spell Point
    • Fabricator crafter unlock
    • Sludge-filled Canister crafting recipe unlock
    • Radium Alloy crafting recipe unlock

Domina the Blade Dancer (Lv. 60)

  • Location: Gloomrot in Rustlock Village
  • Rewards:
    • Storm Spell Point
    • Advanced Grinder crafter unlock
    • Castle Teleporter build recipe unlock
      • Red Castle Teleporter
      • Yellow Castle Teleporter
      • Blue Castle Teleporter

Angram the Purifier (Lv. 61)

  • Location: Gloomrot
  • Rewards:
    • Chaos Spell Point
    • Dawnthorn Regalia crafting recipe unlock
      • Dawnthorn Chestgauard
      • Dawnthorn Leggings
      • Dawnthorn Gloves
      • Dawnthorn Boots
    • Mutated Rat crafting recipe unlock
    • Major Explosive Box crafting recipe unlock
    • Irradiant Gruel crafting recipe unlock

Ungora the Spider Queen (Lv. 63)

Ungora the Spider Queen location on V Rising map
  • Location: Cursed Forest in the Cursed Village
  • Rewards:
    • Unholy Spell Point
    • Spider Form
    • Silk crafting recipe unlock
    • Spiderling crafting recipe unlock

Ben the Old Wanderer (Lv. 63)

  • Location: Cursed Forest
  • Rewards:
    • Frost Spell Point
    • Pristine Leather crafting recipe unlock
    • Shroud of the Forest crafting recipe unlock

Foulrot the Soultaker (Lv. 63)

Foulrot the Soultaker location on V Rising map
  • Location: Cursed Forest
  • Rewards:
    • Unholy Spell Point
    • Spectral Dust crafting recipe unlock
    • Banshee Tomb unlock

Albert the Duke of Balaton (Lv. 64)

Albert the Duke of Balaton location on V Rising map
  • Location: Cursed Forest
  • Rewards:
    • Toad Form
    • Chess Table build recipe unlock
    • Coining crafting recipe unlock
      • Copper Coin
      • Silver Coin
      • Goldsun Coin

Willfred the Werewolf Chief (Lv. 64)

Willfred the Werewolf location on V Rising map
  • Location: Dunley Farmlands in Gracefall Village
  • Rewards:
    • Blood Spell Point
    • Longcase Clocks build recipe
    • Silver Resistance Potion crafting recipe
    • Pristine Leather Bag crafting recipe

Cyril the Cursed Smith (Lv. 65)

  • Location: Cursed Forest
  • Rewards:
    • Illusion Spell Point
    • Anvil crafter unlock
    • Advanced Furnace crafter unlock
    • Dark Silver Ingot crafting recipe

Sir Magnus the Overseer (Lv. 66)

  • Location: Silverlight Hills in the Silver Mines
  • Rewards:
    • Frost Spell Point
    • Assortment of Wide Storage Shelves build recipe unlock
      • Large Material Storage
      • Large Gem Storage
      • Large Herb Storage
      • Large Consumables Storage
      • Large Knowledge Storage
      • Large Tailoring Storage
      • Large Alchemy Storage
      • Small Blood Potion Storage
      • Large Blood Potion Storage
      • Coin Storage
      • Fish Storage
    • Phantom’s Veil crafting recipe

Mairwyn the Elementalist (Lv. 70+)

Mairwyn the Elementalist location on V Rising map
  • Location: Silverlight Hills in Emberleaf Grove
  • Rewards:
    • Crystal Lance
    • Imperial Thread

Morian the Stormwing Matriarch (Lv. 70+)

Morian the Stormwing Matriarch location on V Rising map
  • Location: Silverlight Hills
  • Rewards:
    • Void
    • Flawless Gems

Azariel the Sunbringer (Lv. 70+)

Azariel the Sunbringer location on V Rising map
  • Location: Silverlight Hills
  • Rewards:
    • Power Surge
    • Gold Ingot

Terrorclaw the Ogre (Lv. 70+)

Terrorclaw the Ogre location on V Rising map
  • Location: Hallowed Mountains
  • Rewards:
    • Arctic Leap

Nightmarshal Styx the Sunderer (Lv. 70+)

Nightmarshal Styx the Sunderer location on V Rising map
  • Location: Cursed Forest
  • Rewards:
    • Bat Form

Gorecrusher the Behemoth (Lv. 70+)

Gorecrusher the Behemoth location on V Rising map
  • Location: Cursed Forest in the Lair of the Behemoth
  • Rewards:
    • Wisp Dance

The Winged Horror (Lv. 70+)

The Winged Horror location on V Rising map
  • Location: Farbane Woods at the Dreaded Peak
  • Rewards:
    • Frost Vortex

Solarus the Immaculate (Lv. 70+)

Solarus the Immaculate location on V Rising map
  • Location: Silverlight Hills in the Fortress of Light
  • Rewards:
    • Summon Fallen Angel

Simon Belmont the Vampire Hunter (Lv. 70+)

  • Location: Dunley Farmlands
  • Rewards: Unknown

Dracula (Lv. 90)

  • Location: Unknown, possibly Dracula’s Castle in the Ruins of Mortium
  • Rewards: Unknown

An additional six V Blood bosses, ranging from levels 70 to 88, are currently unknown. Once we discover them, we’ll update this guide.

Those are all bosses in V Rising, including locations, order, and rewards. Also, be sure to check out the rest of the V Rising tips and tricks articles on our dedicated hub page.


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