Behind the Lock Quest Walkthrough | God of War PS4 (GoW 4)

GoW Behind the Lock - Return to the Lake of Nine.png

This is a walkthrough for Behind the Lock in God of War (2018) for the PS4. Learn more about the objectives of this quest, quest rewards, tips for completion, as well as boss fight strategies!

Previous Quest Current Quest Next Quest
The Magic Chisel Behind the Lock The Sickness

Behind the Lock Basic Information

How to Unlock Behind the Lock

Once you have retrieved a piece of the chisel in The Magic Chisel, you will now have the ability to carve a travel rune to Jotunheim.

Behind the Lock Quest Rewards

4500 XP - -

Behind the Lock Quest Walkthrough

Return to Your Boat and Lake of the Nine

GoW Behind the Lock - Return to Your Boat.png

Approach the sealed door.
Interact with the door and use the piece of the chisel to open it. You will know which area to strike when the chisel glows bright.
Follow the path.
Go right when you reach Sindri's Shop.
Interact with the sealed door at the bottom and open it.
Follow the path.
Push Atreus up to the platform on the right.
Move to the left.
Destroy the gear locking the lift in place. Use the wheel afterwards to carry Atreus up and lock the lift with the Leviathan Axe.
Have Atreus drop the chain.
Climb up the chain afterwards.
Climb into the lift and head down to the right platform. Move left and interact with the sealed door.
Climb up the chain and head back to your boat.
Follow the river back to the lake.
Dock with the bridge.
Use the chisel on the sealed door near the bridge's edge and open it.
Head to the sand bowl in the center of the room.

Tips and Strategies

If you've missed out on hidden chests and items, now is the time to go and find them. With a piece of the chisel in your hands, you can also unlock previously locked doors around the realms.

God of War Related Links

All Quest Walkthroughs

Story Walkthroughs
GoW The Marked Trees Top.pngThe Marked Trees GoW Path to the Mountain Top.pngPath to the Mountain
GoW A Realm Beyond Top.pngA Realm Beyond GoW The Light of Alfheim Top.pngThe Light of Alfheim
GoW Inside the Mountain Top.pngInside the Mountain GoW A New Destination Top.pngA New Destination
GoW The Magic Chisel Top.pngThe Magic Chisel GoW Behind the Lock - Return to the Lake of Nine.pngBehind the Lock
GoW The Sickness Top.pngThe Sickness GoW The Black Rune - Exit TyrThe Black Rune
GoW Return to the Summit Top.pngReturn to the Summit GoW Escape from Helheim Top.pngEscape from Helheim
GoW A Path to Jotunheim Top.pngA Path to Jotunheim Between the Realms - Top.pngBetween The Realms
GoW Jotunheim in Reach Top.pngJotunheim in Reach GoW MotherMother's Ashes
GoW The Journey Home Top.pngThe Journey Home

Quest Walkthroughs

Quest Types
Story Favors

    The Like Feature

    You can save a comment for later by giving it a Like.
    As a member:Get access to several features!

    Opinions about an article or post go here.
    Opinions about an article or post
    We at Game8 thank you for your support.
    In order for us to make the best articles possible, share your corrections, opinions, and thoughts about "Behind the Lock Quest Walkthrough" with us!
    When reporting a problem, please be as specific as possible in providing details such as what conditions the problem occurred under and what kind of effects it had.

    Walkthrough Menu

    All rights reserved

    Back to the Top