The Best Defense Assassin's Creed Odyssey Quest

Group: The Lost Tales of Greece

Category: The Daughters of Lalaia

When tasked with picking the first strike against the Sons of Xerxes, Alexios had to side with either Periktione or Thyia.

Related points of interest

Icon of Heraklea Bandit Camp Heraklea Bandit Camp World Map

Prior quests

To begin The Best Defense you must first complete The Ore of Aphrodite and Learning the Land.

Objectives of The Best Defense

1. Talk to Periktione

Talk to Periktione

Thyia and Periktione have different plans for what to do next, so you have to choose between two options.

Note: If you want Periktione to survive and you and her sister (Thyia) can have some fun then you have to kill the scouts.

1.1. Locate and Kill the scouts 0/3

The solution suggested by Thyia.

Hints:

  • The scouts are in Malis
  • They are in the west of the Bay of Xerxes

Find them, kill them and confirm the kills. Each of them has an additional guard. They are wandering around the area, so they may be in slightly different places.

Note: To keep Periktione alive, you must choose this option!

Locate and Kill the scouts 0/3

Locate and Kill the scouts 0/3

or

1.2. Find and Burn the enemy caches 0/3

The solution suggested by Periktione.

Hints:

  • The camp is in Malis
  • It is in the south of the Bay of Xerxes
  • The weapons are in the Heraklea Bandit Camp

Note: If you choose this option then Periktione will die in the next quest.

Find and Burn the enemy caches 0/3

Go to the camp and burn the caches. Two caches are outside and the third one is in the cave.

Find and Burn the enemy caches 0/3

Entrance to the cave.

Find and Burn the enemy caches 0/3

2. Talk to Periktione

Talk to Periktione

3. Quest Completed

Rewards: Epic XP

After completing The Best Defense you will get or will be able to get Blood for Aphrodite.