The Black Abbey
The Black Abbey is a location in Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen.
The Black Abbey is a location in the labyrinth of Bitterblack Isle. It can be accessed from the Fortress of Remembrance, Second Level Underground. It shares its arena style with the Rotunda of Dread and has the same function as an arena for Arisen and Pawns to fight enemies.
The Abbey is also a good location to obtain useful items - in breakables can be found
Foreign Knife, Harspud Sauce, or Diamond. Additionally, Nightfall Cresset and Pyrepipe grow here. The ore deposits in this area may yield Diamond, Hunk of Platinum, Moonstone, Unremarkable Ore, or Rubicite.
Macabre Sculpture can also be got here.
For chest locations and their contents see the map and table below
Auspicious Incense, Lordly Tonic, Wakestone (rare)
Bitterblack Novelty Lv.2 and a chance for mid-high tier weapons, including but possibly not limited to : Herald's Helix, and Unfettered Claw
Wakestone, Cyclops Sigil
Bitterblack Novelty Lv.3 (rare)
Auspicious Incense, Balmy Perfume, Cockatrice Liquor, Surging Light Tome
Godly Analeptic, Tagilus's Miracle, Cockatrice Liquor
Martyr's Talisman, Balmy Perfume, Cockatrice Liquor, Nostalgia Dust, Frozen Holy Water
Surging Light Tome, Winter's Path Tome
Bitterblack Novelty Lv.3 (rare), Bitterblack Novelty Lv.2, Frozen Holy Water, Tagilus's Miracle, Cockatrice Liquor, Godly Analeptic, Liftstone, Drop of Deliverance
Surging Light Tome, Frozen Holy Water, Nostalgia Dust, Martyr's Talisman, Cockatrice Liquor
Rift Bicrystal, Liftstone
Pre-Daimon : Bitterblack Weapon Lv.2 (rare), Bitterblack Gear Lv.2
Rift Bicrystal, Rift Polycrystal (uncommon), Bitterblack Armor Lv.2 (uncommon), Bitterblack Gear Lv.2 (rare?), Dragonblood (rare),
Crimson Armet, Crimson Plate, Golden Lion Helm, Golden Lion Padding, Philosopher's Robe, Royal Mantle
Except where noted, items can be assumed to be obtainable at any time
Pre-Daimon - Black Abbey - Rusted Warhammer
The Black Abbey may be immediately re-entered repeatedly to fight brand new random enemies, making this a great experience gaining and creature item location.