Check out this Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice guide and walkthrough on how to activate the Purification Ending after the Shinobi Army attack by talking to Emma and getting the Father's Bell Charm. Includes gameplay tips & guides.
Getting Father's Charm Bell Walkthrough
Getting Father's Charm Bell Walkthrough Chart
|1||After the Shinobi Army Attack, Head to the section behind the altar in Kuro's room. Hug the dark wood wall there|
|2||Turn the camera to face Sekiro then eavesdrop on Kuro|
|3||Rest at any Sculptor's Idol|
|4||On top of the staircase to Kuro's room, talk to Emma.|
|5||IMPORTANT: Choose the "I agree. Kuro cannot be allowed to die" to continue towards the Purification ending|
|6||Rest at a Sculptor's Idol then talk to Emma again|
|7||Head to the Old Graveyard section of the Ashina Castle|
|8||Talk to Emma in front of the graveyard|
|9||Travel to the Dilapidated Temple|
|10||Go to the back of the temple and hug the wall to eavesdrop on Emma & the Sculptor|
|11||Head inside the temple and talk to Emma. Exhaust all dialogue options to acquire the Father's Bell Charm|
|12||Offer the Father's Bell Charm to the Buddha Statue in the Dilapidated Temple|
1 ~ 12. Activating the Purification Ending - Tips
Trigger After Beating Great Shinobi Owl
You will only be able to trigger this ending after the Shinobi Invasion. Make sure to progress the story up to that point in order to trigger this ending. You will be able to trigger the ending after beating Great Shinobi Owl.Check Out How To Beat The Great Shinobi Owl
All Steps Must Be Followed to Get the Ending
Missing out on any of the steps will put a halt to your progress towards the Purification Ending. Follow the procedure step by step to be able to revisit the Hirata Estate.
2. Eavesdrop on Kuro - Tips
Head to the Back of the Altar to Eavesdrop on Kuro
There's a specific place behind the altar that Sekiro needs to be standing on to get the option to eavesdrop on Kuro. Hug the wall then move to the middle of the solid and grated part of the wall.
5. Choose the "I Agree" Option - Tips
Your Choice will Affect the Outcome of the Ending
If you're going for the Purification Ending, make sure to choose the "I agree. Kuro cannot be allowed to die" option when you talk to Emma after eavesdropping on Kuro. Choosing otherwise will direct you to another ending.Check Out Points of No Return Here
7. Head to the Old Graveyard - Tips
Old Graveyard Idol will be Locked Out After Shinobi Invasion
You may have to traverse through the Ashina Castle to get to where Emma is since the Old Graveyard Idol will be locked out after the Shinobi Invasion. When you get there, don't forget to reactivate the Idol to be able to use it again.
10. Eavesdrop on Emma & the Sculptor - Tips
Search for the Hole at the Wall Behind the Temple
There is a hole behind the temple that you'll need to get near to while hugging the wall to be able to eavesdrop on Emma and the Sculptor. Once you get there, the option to eavesdrop will appear.Check Out How To Get Purification Ending Part 2