Honor Has Two Edges Walkthrough | Assassin's Creed Valhalla

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This page is a walkthrough for the Honor Has Two Edges Quest in Assassin's Creed Valhalla (AC Valhalla). Read on to learn more about the quest objectives, stealth routes, notables, and more!

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War in the North Road To Hamartia

Starting Location

The quest starts in Donecaestre immediately after the War in the North quest.

Quest Walkthrough

No. Objectives Guide
1 Travel to Alortun and speak to Faravid.
2 Eliminate all of the Picts along the path.
You can either deal with them quietly or engage them in open combat with Faravid and his men.
Speak to Faravid once you arrive at the cave's entrance.
3 Traverse through the cave system and speak to Faravid at the other side.
4 Eliminate all three scouts before they reach Stenwege Camp.
TIP: Use the Focus of the Nornir ability to easily take them out as early as possible.
5 Speak to Faravid near Stenwege Camp.
6 Find and kill Galan, Son of Mordeleg.
You can either storm in through the front or sneak inside Stenwege Camp.
Click here to see boss fight strategies for Galan, Son of Mordeleg!

Boss Strategies: How to Beat Galan, Son of Mordeleg

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  • Galan's far-reaching attacks combined with the confined space of the building can make this fight difficult at times. Keep your stamina topped-off at all times.
  • Galan's weak spots are easy to hit. Shoot them with arrows to quickly drain his stun bar.
  • Most of Galan's attacks are light and can be easily parried. Use this to your advantage.
  • Galan will occassionally charge his weapon and perform a heavy attack
  • Ignite the oil jars if Galan is standing next to one.
  • You can have an early advantage leading into the fight by performing a stealth attack from the top of the building. See our stealth guide to know how to get on top of the building.
  • The entire boss fight can be bypassed by performing an advanced assassination on Galan. It is important to note, however, that the advanced assassination prompt is very thin and is possibly the hardest one to pull off in the entire game.

Stealth Guide: Sneaking into Stenwege Camp

IMPORTANT:
This method requires the Advanced Assassination skill.
Start by climbing a tree located at the northwest of Stenwege Camp.
Be mindful of guards stationed along the outer wall. Eliminate them with your bow if necessary.
Sneak towards Galan's building. Eliminate any guards in your way.
Climb to the top of the building and position yourself atop the building's innermost ring.
Position yourself directly above Galan and perform an advanced assassination.
Performing this properly will bypass his entire boss fight.

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