Read this Ghost Of Tsushima guide for a full walkthrough for the main story mission, The Coward Of Yarikawa! Know gameplay & combat tips, boss fight tricks, items, hints, & more!
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Story Progression & WalkthroughCheck Out Main Story Walkthrough List!
The Coward Of Yarikawa - Walkthrough & Tips
The Coward Of Yarikawa - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Travel to Old Yarikawa and speak with Yuna there to start the quest|
|2||Investigate the area for clues on the archers|
|3||Check tracks to find a trail|
|4||When you reach a house, defeat the bear that comes out|
|5||After killing the bear, search the house for more clues|
|6||Go outside to talk to Yuna then investigate near the campfire|
|7||When you find the tracks, follow them until you reach the archers|
|8||Survey the Mongol camp to initiate a series of cutscenes|
|9||Trigger the ambush & defeat the Mongols|
|10||When the battle is over, speak with Daikoku to end the mission|
4. Defeat Bear - Tips
Dodge Red Glint Attacks
Bears can easily take down your HP, being very powerful in the game. Watch its movements and dodge attacks with a red glint then counter to keep yourself from taking too much damage.How To Beat Bears - Guide & Tips
8. Cutscene - Tips
Taka Conversation Consequences TBC
During the cutscene, Taka will talk to you about fear and courage. Consequences of your answers have yet to be confirmed within the game.
9. Defeat Mongols - Tips
Trigger Ambush After Mongols Pass Gate
The explosion will catch most of the Mongol troop when they're past the old gate. Make sure to aim at the explosives to trigger the ambush correctly.
Be Careful Of Mongol Archers
Mongol archers can be an annoyance in this battle. Watch for where their arrows fly from & rush towards them to take them out of the fight, making it easy to focus on melee attackers.
Use Water Stance To Stagger Leader
The Mongol leader you will encounter in this battle will carry a shield. Shift to Water Stance to stagger him with an attack, making him vulnerable to your sword strikes.Check Out Stance Guide & Types!
The Coward Of Yarikawa - Boss Fight Tips
No Boss Fight In This Quest
There is no specific boss or notable boss fights in The Coward Of Yarikawa main story mission. You simply need to complete objectives to finish the quest.