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Enshrouded runes: where to find this resource and how to use it?

 Enshrouded has just been released on PC in early access! Find out in this guide where and how to obtain runes in addition to knowing why to use them.

Enshrouded runes: where to find this resource and how to use it?

As the Flameborn, you represent the last hope of a dying race. Escape the ravages of a corrupting mist and reclaim your lost kingdom. Immerse yourself in a vast world, face formidable bosses, build your stronghold, and shape your destiny in this cooperative action-survival game designed for 1 to 16 players.

Released in early access on January 24, 2024, the game was able to conquer PC fans, even next to Palworld. In this guide, Breakflip walks you through how and where to get runes in Enshrouded, as well as how to use it.

Where and how to get runes on Enshrouded?

In Enshrouded, you can collect a significant number of resources such as scrap metal or even resin, allowing you to create different crafts. Concerning the runes, they are found everywhere on the game map. You will find a plethora of them while fighting enemies or opening chests for example. Also, dismantling weapons that you don't use remains the best way to get runes.

The rune is the main resource for improving your weapons. Note that the rarer your weapon is, the more upgrade slots it will have (up to 5 upgrades for a legendary weapon). 

To improve your weapon, simply go to the second tab at the top to display the upgradeable equipment menu.

What is Enshrouded? 

Enshrouded is a captivating survival, crafting, and combat action RPG game set on a massive voxel continent, giving players the freedom to explore mountains and deserts in an open world, where they can choose their own destiny.

The game begins with the challenge of surviving in the wild, searching the ruins of a lost kingdom, and fending off hungry predators. Players journey through forests, caves, and dungeons in search of secret knowledge and treasure, building the strength needed to face the horrors of the Shroud's depths.

The Shroud, an ancient power corrupting the land, is at the heart of the conflict. Players must face destructive factions and fearsome bosses, such as Forest Demons, Cave Vukah, and Fallen Mist Creatures. Combat is thrilling, with unexpected skills and powerful spells to dodge, parry and surprise enemies. A deep skill tree provides the opportunity to develop a unique play style.