Shin Megami Tensei 3: Nocturne (SMT Nocturne)

Joining the Mantra: Gozu's Question

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What happens if you Join the Mantra Demons in Shin Megami Tensei III HD Remaster (SMT Nocturne) for the Switch, PS4, and Steam? Read on to learn what happens if you accept, refuse, or ask for more time to think about Gozu-Tennoh's question.

How to Get to Gozu-Tennoh

Go to the Mantra HQ in Ikebukuro

Mantra HQ

Gozu-Tennoh is the leader of the Mantra demons in SMT 3. He can be found on Floor 64 of the Mantra HQ after the Demi-fiend fights the boss, Thor

How to Beat Thor: Thor Weakness and Strategies

Take the Elevator up to 60F

After beating Thor, players will be able to access the different parts of the Mantra HQ.

A special elevator on Floor 3 of the Mantra HQ will take players up to Floor 60. This elevator is just past the cage where you fought Thor.

Once there, simply walk up all the stairs to Floor 64 to meet with Gozu-Tennoh.

Gozu's Question Consequences

No Effect on Gameplay

Gozu-Tennoh Question

Whether you join, refuse, or ask to think about it, Mantra demons will still be hostile towards you. You cannot avoid fighting them when you are sent to Ginza.

Same Story Progression for all Choices

Gozu-Tennoh Go to Ginza

No matter what choice you pick, Gozu-Tennoh will always tell you that you should go back to Ginza. This is consistent for all choices, regardless of your allegiance.

One of the only things that change is that some dialogue choices will take your joining or refusal into account.

Ending Consequences

Gozu-Tennoh and the Mantra Demons align with strength. Joining them is a small step towards the aligning with the Reason of Yosuga.

For a more detailed guide on how this affects the different endings of SMT 3, visit our Endings Guide page for more information!

Endings Guide: How to Get All Endings

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