The Stench of Treachery: Who is the Traitor? | Assassin's Creed Valhalla

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This page is a walkthrough for The Stench of Treachery Quest in Assassin's Creed Valhalla. Read on to learn more about the quest objectives, stealth routes, notables, and more!

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IMPORTANT: All three previous quests MUST be completed in order to do this quest.

Starting Location

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The story starts in Grantebridge after the quest from Soma's advisors have been completed

Quest Walkthrough

No. Objectives Guide
1 The Stench of Treachery - Regroup in Grantebridge.pngEnlarge Regroup in Grantebridge - Regroup with Soma's advisors outside of the longhouse in Grantebridge.
- The triggered cutscene will reveal the location of Wigmund.
2 The Stench of Treachery - Speak to Soma.pngEnlarge Speak to Soma Soma will ask you to report your findings regarding who among the advisors is the traitor inside the longhouse.
3 The Stench of Treachery - Determine who the traitor is.pngEnlarge Find out who the traitor is Decide who among the advisors is the traitor.
- The quest completes after choosing one of Soma's advisors.
IMPORTANT: This is a MAJOR decision that will affect the ending of the Song of Soma story arc! Click here for our guide in determining who the traitor of Grantebridge is!

Who is the traitor?

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Revealing the traitor is a major game decision that will not only affect the Song of Soma story arc, but the entire playthrough going forward as well!

Those who do NOT mind spoilers may click on the button below to reveal the traitor's identity:

The traitor's identity (SPOILER)
  • Galinn is the traitor who led Wigmund's forces to the underground tunnel's entrance.
  • Choosing either Lif or Birna will negatively affect the ending of The Song of Soma story arc.
  • Choosing Birna specifically will result in her not joining your clan in Raventhorpe.

Those who mind spoilers may read on to help point you in the right direction!

Discuss the clues with Soma

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Discussing clues with Soma will provide additional insight into determining the traitor's identity. Head to the longhouse and talk with her as you gather more clues.

Check the underground tunnel

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Checking the other end of Grantebridge's tunnel will reveal a pair of clues as to the traitor's identity.

Talk to the residents of Grantebridge

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Talk to the residents of Grantebridge regarding the night of the attack. Some of them may reveal important clues regarding the suspects' whereabouts during that time and key locations in Grantebridgescire to investigate.

Find Clues in Meldeburne Monastery and Ubtech Camp

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A specific resident will inform you that two Saxon scounts were seen riding to Meldebourne Monastery and Ubtech Camp during the night of the attack. Investigate these places to reveal more clues.

Interrogate the suspects

Lif

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Interrogate Lif at his home in Grantebridge. Players who have Charisma level two will unlock a dialogue option to reveal his alibi during the night of the attack.

Lif's Alibi (SPOILER)
  • Lif was working at the shipyard before the attack started.
  • A resident will confirm his location during the night of the attack.

Birna

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Interrogate Birna at her home in Grantebridge. Players who have Charisma level two will unlock a dialogue option to reveal her alibi during the night of the attack.

Birna's Alibi (SPOILER)
  • Birna was drinking with her party at the longhouse before the attack started
  • A resident will confirm her location during the night of the attack.

Galinn

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Interrogate Galinn at his home in Grantebridge. Players who have Charisma level two will unlock a dialogue option to reveal his alibi during the night of the attack.

Galinn's Alibi (SPOILER)
  • Galinn was meditating outside Grantebridge during the night of the attack.
  • A resident will mention that a unidentified man was seen running towards the northern riverbank of Grantebridge on the night of the attack.

Look for the missing longship

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Look for the missing yellow longship somewhere in the swamp. A resident will tell players that a peculiar longship was last spotted north of Grantebridge. Investigate the area to reveal an important clue regarding the traitor's identity.

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Quest Walkthroughs

Prologue
Assassin's Creed Valhalla Prologue
Battle For The Northern Way
Honor Bound A Seer's Solace Family Matters
The Prodigal Prince Rude Awakening A Cruel Destiny
Birthrights The Seas of Fate The Swan-Road Home
Unwelcome Settling Down The Alliance Map
Ravensthorpe Quests
To Serve The Light The Thousand Eyes Uninvited Guests
Mane and Tail A Wise Friend In Dreams
Going Deeper Bound To Fate
The Kingmaker's Saga
The Sons of Ragnar Bartering Rumors of Ledecestre
The Walls of Templebrough Tilting The Balance Heavy Is The Head
Hunted
The Song of Soma
The Great Scattered Army Orphans of The Fens Glory Regained
Razing Earnningstone Unholy Father Storming Ravensburg
The Stench of Treachery An Island of Eels
The Tale of Thegn Oswald
Kingmaker The Measure of a Norseman A Triumphant Return
Raising Iron A Fury from the Sea Wedding Horns
The Fate of The High One
View Above All Well-Traveled Defensive Measures
Extended Family Forging a Bond A Feline's Footfall
Taking Root The Big Finish Binding Fate
Cheating Fate
The Saga of The Snows
Mistress of The Iron Wood The Lost Cauldron A Gift From The Past
A Feast to Remember The Price of Wisdom

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