Blast foes with screaming SOUL and Shadows.
The Wraiths require SOUL to be conjured. Strike enemies to gather SOUL.


Abyss Shriek Icon

Unleash the Shriek

Press FOCUS/CAST or QUICK CAST while holding UP to release a wave of energy in an arc with increased range around and above The Knight, dealing 4 bursts in quick succession that deal 20 damage each.

It is 16 times stronger than an un-upgraded Nail, making it the second strongest unmodified attack in the game, with the only other contender being the combined seven strikes of Cyclone Slash.


  • Shaman Stone increases the damage dealt by Abyss Shriek by 50%.

How to Acquire

Stand on the pedestal in the room of the bottom left of the The Abyss and use the Howling Wraiths spell.


Abyss Scream
  • Using the Dream Nail on the face by the pedastal will reveal a line of dialogue hinting at how to get the Abyss Shriek:
"...Our voices... will cry out... again..."