Assassin's Creed Odyssey
Assassin's Creed Odyssey: Walkthrough & Guide
Unmasking & Killing Cultists - Tips & Guide

Assassin's Creed Odyssey
Unmasking & Killing Cultists - Tips & Guide

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Learn everything you need to know about Cultists in Assassin's Creed Odyssey. Find out about those who worship Kosmos, how to unmask them, how to eliminate them, & more.

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How To Find & Eliminate Cultists

Opening your Cultist tab in the menu will show you different Cultists. However, some of them are masked. You will need to unmask these Cultists and reveal their identities before you can eliminate them.

Figure Out Where The Cultist Is Operating

There is a clue as to where the Cultist is operating from the page that shows them while they are masked. After finding out their general area, it's time to head there.

Complete Side Quests In That Area

In order to reveal more information regarding the Cultist, you would need to have a favorable reputation with the people in that area. Try to complete most if not all the Side Quests available in that area.

Check Out The Side Quest Walkthrough Here

Unmask The Cultist In Your Menu

Once you gain a favorable enough reputation with the people, you will be able to unmask the Cultist in your menu. Revealing their identity, and exact location.

Kill The Cultist

Now that the Cultist's identity, and location has been revealed, it's time for you to go and eliminate them through any means necessary.

Additional Cultist Ending

Eliminate All Cultists To Get Cultist Ending

A Fresh Start Aspasia Cultist Ending

Once you've eliminated all the Cultists in your list, the quest "A Fresh Start" will begin. Head back to the Sanctuary of Delphi, to the Cultist Headquarters, and face the final Cultist.

Romance, Kill, Or Let Aspasia Leave

A Fresh Start Aspasia Cultist Ending

Once you've identified Aspasia as the head of the Cult of Kosmos, you can decide what you want to do with her in your conversation.

Receive Final Piece To Demigod Set

A Fresh Start Aspasia Cultist Ending

No matter your choice in dealing with Aspasia, you'll still receive the final piece of the Demigod set - Aspasia's Circlet.

Cultist List & Rewards per League

The Eyes Of Kosmos Cultists List & Rewards

Completion Reward: Snake Set

Upon eliminating all members of The Eyes of Kosmos League, you will be able to collect the Snake Set and weapon. This armor set focuses on augmenting your Poison attacks.

Your First Cultist League Encounter

Being the first group of Cultist you encounter, you will have to take down Elpenor for your very first Cultist kill in the Story. Track down other members by clearing side quests in each respective region.

Cultist Rewards & Location List

CultistRewardsWhere To Find
ElpenorScaled TorsoSnake Temple, Phokis
SoteraSlithering BeltNear the Docks, Port of Nisaia, Megaris
The MasterViper's HoodNear the Silver Quarry, Attika
HermipposVenom GlovesTemple of Hephaestus, Athens
MidasNoxious BootsArgo's Agora, Argolis
Nyx The ShadowDagger of KronusAgora, Attika

Silver Vein Cultists Lists & Rewards

Completion Reward: Agamemnon Set

The Agamemnon Set is obtainable by defeating all Silver Vein Cultist League. This set focuses on enhancing your Fire attack capabilities, making it easier to set your targets on fire and deal more DoT damage.

One Member Will Be Automatically Eliminated

One of the member, Epiktetos will be beaten to death during the story arch; automatically eliminating him. As the name suggests, some Cultists will be found near mines but be warned, several Cultists are levelled for late game.

Cultist Rewards & Location List

CultistRewardsWhere To Find
EpiktetosAgamemnon's GauntletsSerpent's Lair
The Centaur of EuboeaAgamemnon's WaistbandCopper Mine, Euboea
The ChimeraBoots of AgamemnonExplorer Camp, South Andros
The Silver GriffinAgamemnon's Body ArmorPrasonisia Island, Silver Islands
Machaon the FearedAgamemnon's HelmetPort of Patrai, Achaia
Polemon the WiseElysian AxeTeichos of Herakles Cult Stronghold, Achaia

Delian League Cultists Lists & Rewards

Completion Reward: Athenian War Hero Set

By hunting down all Delian League Cultists, you will earn the Athenian War Hero Set. This armor's unique perk allows all your arrows to pierce enemy shields, making it an ideal set for bow & arrow enthusiasts.

Main Quest Reveals Certain Major Cultists

This late game Cultist League will reveal its some clues and identity of its members as you progress further in the Main Quest; including the League's Sage, Kleon.

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Cultist Rewards & Location List

CultistRewardWhere To Find
BrisonAthenian War Hero GauntletsSalamis Marble Quarry, Salamis Island, Attika
Podarkes the CruelAthenian War Hero BootsMykonos Leader House, Delos
Rhexenor the HandAthenian War Hero Belt In Episode 8 Side Quest, "A-Musing Tale", Athens
Iobates the StoicAthenian War Hero ArmorLemnos, Thasos
Kodros the BullAthenian War Hero HelmetMytilene Leader House, Lesbos
Kleon the EverymanParis's BowMain Quest

Heroes of the Cult Cultists List & Rewards

Completion Reward: Achilles / Amazon Set

This set have different name depending on which character you are using, but both has the same traits. This armor set perk will allow player to heal 2% of the damage dealt to your enemies; perfect for up-front fighters.

Certain Member Can Only Be Fought in Arena

Belos, a member of this league can only be found in the higher rank in Arena. You will need to first rise in the ranks of the Arena in order to fight him.

Cultist Rewards & Location List

CultistRewardWhere To Find
Okytos the GreatWaistband of AchillesTemple of Poseidon, Attika
SwordfishBracers of AchillesFisherman's Beacon, Messara
Belos, Beast of SpartaArmor of AchillesLeve 25 Mercenary in Arena, Pephka
DeianeiraAchilles's GreavesRoaming Boaetia / Cave of the Oracle
Pallas the SilencerHelm Of AchillesBattlegrounds of Achaia
Exekias the LegendTyphon's MaceRoams around the land

Worshippers Of The Bloodline Cultist List & Rewards

Completion Reward: Immortal Set

Named after an infamous Persian warriors of the same name, the Immortal Set allows its wearer to cheat death once every 2 minutes, by healing 20% of their health upon being killed.

Complete Side Quests for Clues

Diona, one of the Cultist member can be found while completing Side Quest in Kythera Island. Eliminating her will provide more clues for other member of the Cult.

Cultist Rewards & Location List

CultistRewardWhere To Find
ZoismeHelmet of the ImmortalWild Bear Cave, Malis
HarpalosBoots of the ImmortalCave of Ares, Keos
ChrysisGauntlets of the Immortal Episode 5 Side Quest "Ashes to Ashes" or "Death Comes For Us All" Side Quest, Argolis
MeliteWaistband of the ImmortalKydonia, Messara
DionaArmor of the ImmortalKythera Island
Iokaste the SeerRod of AsklepiosAnavatos Ruins, Chios

Gods of the Aegean Sea Cultists List & Rewards

Completion Reward: Pirate Set

Made for stealthy takedowns, the Pirate Set is obtainable by defeating Gods of the Aegean Sea Cultist warships around the world. This armor set upgrades your Assassin Ability's damage output by 15%.

All Cultists Found on Ships

All members of this Cultist League can be found aboard powerful ships. Before engaging in combat with them, remember to upgrade your ship's arsenal and crews.

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Cultist Rewards & Location List

CultistRewardWhere To Find
AsterionPirate GauntletsNorth of Andros
SokosPirate WaistbandAround Melos
The OctopusPirate ArmorNear Thera & Anaphi
MelanthosPirate HoodAround Messara
The Mytilenian SharkPirate TreadsSouth of Samos
The HydraGorgoneion XiphosSouthwest of Messenia

Peloponnesian League Cultists Lists & Rewards

Completion Reward: Spartan War Hero Helmet

Designed similarly to the Armor of Ares, the Spartan War Hero Set augments player's Warrior Ability damage output by 15%, making them ever more powerful.

Several Cultist & Leader Identity Revealed in Main Quest

Identity of several members of this League can be revealed in late game; including the Sage leader, Pausanias, the current King of Sparta.

Cultist Rewards & Location List

CultistRewardWhere To Find
Skylax the FairSpartan War Hero ArmorChalkis City Leader House, Euboea
The MongerSpartan War Hero HelmetMain Quest
Silanos of ParosSpartan War Hero GauntletsMain Quest
KalliasSpartan War Hero BootsAround Fort Koroibos
Lagos the ArchonSpartan War Hero BeltFort Samikon, Arkadia
PausaniasXiphos of DionysosLakonia

Each League of Cultists Rewards Legendary Item & Sets

The Cult of Kosmos member are divided into multiple Leagues. Each League member will have a weapon or a piece of Legendary Armor that hails from a specific set.

Tips On Killing Cultists

Here are some things to remember when hunting down and eliminating Cultists.

Cultists Have Levels Too

Just like Missions, Cultists will have a recommended level for when you can face them. Check to see if you will be able to face them at your current level.

Scan The Area Using Ikaros

The Cultist may be in an area with lots of hostiles. When you are near the location of the Cultist, remember to scan the area using Ikaros in order to see the safest route you can take towards the Cultist.

Check Out How To Use Ikaros Here

Be Sneaky!

Be sure to not attract any unwanted attention toward you when closing the distance between you and the Cultist. This is to avoid unnecessary fights, and lets you get the jump on the Cultists for more damage!

Check Out Stealth Gameplay Tips Here

Don't Forget To Confirm Cultist Kills

After killing the Cultist, don't make your escape just yet! You need to go over to the body, and confirm the Cultist Kill. This will reward you with a new Cultist Clue, Quest Items, and Legendary Gear!

Cultists Control Ancient Greece

Cultists are a secret group within Assassin's Creed Odyssey that are working behind the scenes to control Ancient Greece.

First Encountered In Episode 3

You will first encounter the Cultists during the third episode of the main storyline in Assassin's Creed.

Check Out The Episode 3 Walkthrough Here

The Different Leagues of Cultists

Your Cultist page will feature different branches of Cultists that come from one middle circle. These branches represent the different Leagues of Cultists each having a specific set of Legendary Gears, while the circle represents the Leaders of the Cult; owning an unique legendary item.

Rewards For Killing Cultists

  • Materials To Upgrade The Spear of Leonidas
  • Legendary Gear
  • Bonus XP

Upgrading The Spear Of Leonidas

Spear of Leonidas

Upgrading the Spear of Leonidas will grant it more power, and will allow you to unlock more skills from your Skill Tree.

Check Out the Spear of Leonidas

Legendary Gear

Beaing able to equip Legendary Gear will allow you to become stronger, and get through the story more easily.

Killing Cultists Gives You A Different Ending

Killing Cultists Aspasia

Killing Cultists will also alter the ending of the game depending on the number of Cultists you were able to kill.

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