Ritual Stones act as Checkpoints. As Ashen is a Souls-like this is this games version of a Bonfire. The stone acts as a beacon from beyond deaths veil.
Bataran instructs the player that they must bind their Spirit to a Ritual Stone.
After the first Ritual Stone, subsequent Ritual Stones are automatically awoken whenever the player approaches them.
When A Ritual Stone has been awoken. A new town is founded.
Ritual Stone Locations and Unlock Order[edit | edit source]