Abilities and Book of Knowledge Locations | Assassin's Creed Valhalla

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This page is a list of all the abilities in the game Assassin's Creed Valhalla. Read on to see the list of the abilities and learn the locations Books of Knowledge and how to get them.

Book of Knowledge Locations

Norway - Rygjafylke Location

Thorn of Slumber

Location
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How to get: You can find the Book of Knowledge for this ability in the middle tower of Gryttirsand. Climb to the 2nd floor of the tower, break the wood blocking the ladder, and head down to get the Book of Knowledge.

Throwing Axe Fury

Location
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How to get: Go to Nottfall, just northeast of Gryttirsand, and look for the southwest tunnel. Head inside, and you'll see the Book of Knowledge on the other side of a Barred Door. Climb to the gap on the left or right side to get the Book of Knowledge.

Rage of Helheim

Location
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How to get: Head northeast of Kjotves Fortress and look for a waterfall. Go towards the waterfall and you'll see a cave inside. Shatter the cracked wall, go deeper in the cave, and get the Book of Power in the back.

Norway - Hordafylke Location

Mark of Death

Location
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How to get: Get the Book of Knowledge under a house on the southeast part of Alrekstad. But first, you'll have to find the key and the entrance to the underground.

Key Location: Facing the house, look southeast, and you will see a pig coop. Go in there and search for the key, or you can use the Raven's Eye-View to see it easily.

Underground Entrance: The entrance is on the opposite side of the pig coop. Look for a pulley and use your bow and arrow to shoot it to reveal the way. You can use Odin's Sight to spot it quickly.

After getting the key and revealing the entrance, just follow the path, and it will lead you to the Book of Knowledge.

England - Ledecestrescire Location

Harpoon Impalement

Location
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How to get: Go to Venonis on the western part of Ledecestrescire. Head west and look for an underground entrance. The underground entrance should appear as a Stairs icon on the minimap. Follow the path in the underground until you reach a wooden wall. Destroy it using any weapon and dive through the sewer. Swim towards the end of the sewer, climb up, and you should see a breakable wall. Destroy it to clear the way and get the Book of Knowledge.

Focus of the Nornir

Location
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How to get: Find the Offchurch on the southwest part of Ledecestrescire. Look and head to the church in the area, as it is the entrance to the underground. Go inside the church and follow the path until you reach a room. Upon reaching it, look at the right side of the room and find a gap. Squeeze in the crack, and you should be able to see the Book of Knowledge inside.

Raven Distraction

Location
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How to get: Head to Tonnastadir located at the northwest part of Ledecestrescire. You'll have to find the key to the storage first before you can get to the Book of Knowledge.

Key Location: Search for the longhouse in the north part of the camp. Once inside the longhouse, go to the back of the room to claim the key.

After getting the key, head to the storage (stairs icon), and open it using the key. Get inside and follow the path until you reach the furthermost room. Look at the right side of the room to see a crack. Go through it, and you'll be able to get the Book of Knowledge.

Piercing Shot

Location
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How to get: Go to Templebrough Fort, located in the northeast part of Ledecestrescire. Look for the central tower and head inside to get the Book of Knowledge.

England - Grantebridgescire Location

Mark of Death

Location
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How to get: Find Meldeburne in the south part of Grantebridgescire and head there. You can find the Book of Knowledge in a tower right beside the location of the prisoners. To unlock the room where the Book of Knowledge is, you will have to find a key first.

Key Location: You can find the key in a Pikeman enemy that is guarding the prisoners. Defeat him and loot his body to obtain the Meldeburne Key.

After getting the key, unlock the door to get the Book of Knowledge.

Rush & Bash

Location
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How to get: Look for Ravensburg, just southwest of Meldeburne in Grantebridgescire. Find the house where you can get the Book of Knowledge. It is in the highest part of the area, near an open hut. You will have to get the key to open the door to the Book of Knowledge.

Key Location: Defeat the Marksman enemy in the area to get the key. He's usually in the highest part of Ravensburg, near where the Book of Knowledge is.

Unlock the dook after getting the key and get the Book of Knowledge inside.

Incendiary Powder Trap

Location
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How to get: Go to Halden, located on the east of Ravensburg in Grantebridgescire. Look for the church on the east side of Walden and get inside. You can either kill the guard who has the key to the church or destroy one of the glass windows to get yourself an entrance inside. Once inside, look for the three crosses on a wall, and below them is where you can get the Book of Knowledge.

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Melee Abilities

Ability Description
Throwing Axe Fury Hurls throwing axes to enemies in range.
Rage of Helheim Enter a fit of rage and slam your enemy into the ground, leaving them helpless in the face of barrage of hits.
Harpoon Impalement Impale an enemy with your harpoon and throw them in any direction using Directional keys/buttons. Enemies who strike objects or other enemies will suffer massive damage.
Rush & Bash Hold 1 button to rush continuously. While rushing, make contact with any enemy to grab and pick them up.
Throw enemies you've grabbed off ledeges, or slam them into walls for extra damage

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Ranged Abilities

Ability Description
Thorn of Slumber An arrow marked with svefnthorn symbol puts target to sleep almost instantly.
Mark of Death Hold Attack button to mark sighted enemies. Release it to let fly a deadly volley of arrows.

Upgrade: Increases the maximum numbers of targets.
Focus of the Nornir Use the power of the Nornir to aim and shoot at your enemies with fateful speed.
Raven Distraction Use your raven, Synin, to briefly distract your enemies.
Piercing Shot Shoot an arrow with enough force to pierce through nearly any obstacle.
Incendiary Powder Trap Attaches a small pouch to your arrow that spreads a volatile powder wherever the arrow strikes. Any nearby movement causes the powder to burst into flames. Surprise clueless passerby!

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