Nioh Kodama Location Guide

Nioh Guide - Kodama Location Guide
Kodama in Nioh are little creatures you can find that will help you out with various buffs at the Shrine. Some are easy to find, while others are hidden very well. Check out this Nioh Kodama Location Guide to find them all with detailed descriptions, screenshots and videos for every region.

Nioh Kodama Location Guide – Kyushu Region Kodama

Isle Of Demons
Isle Of Demons has 9 Kodama to collect.

Isle Of Demons Kodama 1 – This one is pretty easy to find. Right near the start you will come to a hilltop with a building and a few bandits on it. Clear the are and next to the shack you can find the Kodama.

Isle Of Demons Kodama 2 – Get this one after you push the ladder down for a shortcut to the first shrine. Climb back up the ladder and follow the left path upwards until you can take a right. You will see a tree at the end of the path and to the left of the tree you can find the Kodama.
Nioh Guide - Kodama Location Guide

Isle Of Demons Kodama 3 – This one is near the second Shrine in the area. From the second Shrine, go back and take out the archers. If you look left there is a little drop you can take, take it. Now go up the right path and take another immediate right up another small hill. The Kodama is right behind the big tree, blends in with the grass pretty well.

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Isle Of Demons Kodama 4 – This is near the first locked gate you come across. If you look at the building with the big Yokai in it, look left and there is a little path that leads down to a AI you can summon and fight. Look left at the entrance and you can see the Kodama near the fence.

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Isle Of Demons Kodama 5 – After you beat the Yokai and go through the first locked gate, go forward a bit and look down to the left. There is a little ledge down there that leads to some roofs and the Kodama is on the ledge.

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Isle Of Demons Kodama 6 – In the big village in this level you can find the next Kodama. When you climb the tower and start getting shot by the archer from across the building, run towards him and avoid the weak ceiling part so you don’t fall through. Kill him and then look across to the other building. The Kodama is on that building, under a little platform on the roof. You need to go down to the street and enter the building to gain access to the roof.

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Isle Of Demons Kodama 7 – Another one in the big village in this area. Go the two archer towers and drop down onto the roof on the left side. Follow that roof to the end and you can see the Kodama on another roof right below it.

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Isle Of Demons Kodama 8 – Once you leave the village and you can see the water, go to the shore and look left. You can see the Kodama bouncing up and down a little ways into the water.

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Isle Of Demons Kodama 9 – This Kodama is found near the shortcut back to the Shrine near the boss boat. Go right from the door and you can see the Kodama down the path.

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Deep In The Shadows
This is a cave mission only 8 Kodama here.

Deep In The Shadows Kodama 1 – You can find the first Kodama in this level inside the first big cave you enter. There will be two guys sitting at a fire and another guy will be patrolling. Take them out and go left into the rooms with the open chests, you can find a Kodama near one of the open chests.

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Deep In The Shadows Kodama 2 – The second one is also in that room but on the upper levels, you need a the boss key to enter. Go down through the cave a little bit and there will be a skinny path to the right that leads to a couple of guys and body. Take the guys out and loot the body for the key. Return to the area with the fire and go up the ramp to find your Kodama inside the room up there.

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Deep In The Shadows Kodama 3 – The third one is just past the hot spring, the small cave on the left. There will be a open chest here and near that chest you can find the Kodama.

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Deep In The Shadows Kodama 4 – This one is near the second Shrine. Follow the path through the cave until you can take a left, there will be a chest there. Drop down after you get the chest and clear out the enemies below. In a set of mushrooms you will find a Kodama.

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Deep In The Shadows Kodama 5 – This one can found near the second Shrine in the area. Keep following the path down until you see some Green Mushrooms on the path. Before you go down further, check the last mushroom patch against the wall and you can see a Kodama behind there. There is also a skeleton that reanimates.

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Deep In The Shadows Kodama 6 – When the cave opens up, after the green mushroom part, there will be a ladder on the left you can take down. There is a Kodama down at the end of the path but you have to face a Yokai to get it.

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Deep In The Shadows Kodama 7 – When you get to the bottom of the cave, there will be a bunch of YOkai roaming around. There is a spot with a large boulder with a rope around it. There is a path near there that leads further back to a Kodama. The entrance is in between two sets of crystals.

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Deep In The Shadows Kodama 8 – Another one you find at the bottom of the Cave area. At the end there is a Cyclops, another big Yokai and a guy who tosses bombs from up top. Go to the right and there is a little path you can take up and at the end there is a chest. Look in the direction opposite of the chest, like you are going back down the path and you will find the Kodama.

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The Spirit Stone Slumbers
Main mission number 3 with another 8 Kodama to get.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 1 – When you get to the wooden bridges in the level, cross the second one and look to the right. You should see a Kodama in a tree, climb up to get it.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 1

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 2 – After the second wooden bridge you will come across a broken wooden bridge. Go right and follow the path past the ninjas to a small building, behind that, under a tree you can find the Kodama.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 2

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 3 – From the building that had the ninjas and the chest inside, go right and follow the path to the building with one broken lamp and a lit lamp. On the left side of that building, behind a box you will find your Kodama.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 3

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 4 – The next one is easily missed. Go to where the big cyclops is and take him out. Next to him there is a large tower that you can’t enter. If you go behind that building and to the corner of the wall you can find the Kodama behind a small structure there.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 4

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 5 – Right after you beat the lightning beast you will enter a room with a elevator. Don’t take the elevator yet, instead look right and you will find a Kodama.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 5

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 6 – This next one can be a bit complicated to find. Start the the Shrine at the bottom of the elevator and take the path near there. Follow the path until you can make a left to a area with some stairs and a locked door. Take the stairs down that don’t lead to the door and keep going until you find some rubble and roots in the next room, the Kodama is near there.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 6

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 7 – This is at the second Shrine in what I am now calling the underground maze. Go around the corner from the Srhine and you can see the Kodama past the statue enemies.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 7

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 8 – The last one is at near the Light Switch you have to hit to get through the doors. After you hit the switch, run back the way you came and don’t drop off. In the room with the switch that shoots the trap, there is a broken wall in the right corner, the Kodama is there.

The Spirit Stone Slumbers Kodama 8

Nioh Kodama Location Guide – Chugoku Region Kodama

The Silver Mine Writhes
Main mission number 4 with 9 Kodama to get.

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 1 – This one is pretty close to the start. Take the right path near the beginning and follow the wooden platform around to the metal machine on the other side. The bridge that can get you their quicker will break if you step on it so be careful. Use the machine to clear the gas and then drop down and kill the gas creature near the rock pillar, this will stop the poison from coming back. The Kodama is behind some pots, under a wooden makeshift roof near there.

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The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 2 – The next Kodama is near the second Air Filter machine in the mines. If you take the ladder up near there and look across the gap you can see it over on a ledge there. Drop down and go around the rock side to find a ladder you can take up to get the Kodama.

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The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 3 – This one can also be found around the second air filter, second poison room. You go the exact same way as the last Kodama but instead of going all the way to the end of the path up the ladder, look down and you can see another ledge you can drop down to. Drop down and follow that path to the end for a Spa and another Kodama.

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 3

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 4 – Another Kodama can be found in the large poison room, where the bats are flying around. As you move up along the top level, you will get jumped by some bats eventually. If you avoid falling off, the Kodama is under some boxes there.

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 4

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 5 – After you clear the gas in the same room, you can get another Kodama next to a locked door on the bottom of the area. This is the room with the bats.

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 5

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 6 – Still in the room with the bats, go up to the air cleaner machine and look left. You should see some boxes with a slightly green tint inside of them, break them and head over to get the Kodama.

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 7 – This is the next poison room, it has two poison pods in it. Head to the top of the area and look for a place you can roll down into another room. It is just a door way in the rock that you can hop into from the top floor of the makeshift floors. Inside there to the left you can find another Kodama.

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 7

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 8 – In the room with 2 of the Poison Pods you can find your next Kodama. Jump down the ladder to the bottom area and head straight. When you get to a tunnel that you can take a left down, take it. Pass the ladder and through the next gateway look left for a Kodama.

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 8

The Silver Mine Writhes Kodama 9 – Now take the ladder near the last Kodama and be ready for a fight. When you walk up there a spinning fire wheel guy will come out of some boxes at you, where he comes from is the Kodama.

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The Three Angry Gods
This first Sub mission to get some Kodama Action.

The Three Angry Gods Kodama 1 – This one is super early in the level. Right near to the Shrine there is a path that leads up to some stairs. Right before the stairs there is a little platform you can drop off to and there is a Kodama on that.

The Three Angry Gods Kodama 1

The Three Angry Gods Kodama 2 – Right after that Kodama there is al arge set of stairs you have to take up for one of the missions bosses. Clear him out and the go back outside, follow the path around to the left at the front of the building and stay on the mountain path until the end. If you look down there is a archer on the ledge and you can also see the next Kodama.

The Three Angry Gods Kodama 2

The Three Angry Gods Kodama 3 – Next head back to the stairs you took up to the boss Yokai and follow the path to the left again. This time head up the right path that cuts into the mountain. Follow that around until you can see the roof of the building you fought the boss Yokai in and drop down onto it. It will be on the top area, right above the doorway to the building.

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The Three Angry Gods Kodama 4 – Now go back to where you entered the mountain and open the stone doors on the left when you pass them. Take the two ladders down but not the third. Instead look left and there is a hidden wall you can go through. Break through and follow the path down to the Kodama.

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The Ocean Roars Again
The next main mission in the area has 9 Kodama to find.

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 1 – This one is pretty early in the level. When you enter the building on the left, look left at the end of the first short path and you can see a Kodama.

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 1

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 2 – Another pretty easy one to find. Follow the path in the building until you get to the large wooden doors. Take a right before the doors and follow that path to the end, the Kodama is on the floor at the end.

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 2

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 3 – You will need to get onto the roof of the buildings to get this next one. When you are up there, head to roof of where the big wooden doors are and there is ladder there. Take it down and you can find another Kodama.

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 3

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 4 – From the second Shrine follow the path to the first set of wooden doors. Open the doora dn go towards the second set of wooden doors. Look right and go up the set of a few steps. There is a small boat ramming into the railing on the side of that area, to the right of that you can drop down for a Kodama.

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 4

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 5 – Next head through the second set of wooden doors and at the end of the path, take a right down the narrow path past the boxes. The Kodama is right at the end of that path.

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 5

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 6 – This is near the third Shrine in the area. Look across the water from the Shrine you can see a big ship with a ladder coming down. Climb up that ladder and next to the ramp that leads up to the roofs you will see a Kodama.

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The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 7 – Now go up onto the roofs from the ship and go to the left, all the way to the end until you can drop down below. Go forward and take the left path and follow that through to a fire you can light for the boss area, the Kodama is by the fire.

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 7

The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 8 – Now go back to where you off the roof and look right for another Kodama.

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The Ocean Roars Again Kodama 9 – The last one is down the right path instead of the left path. Go all the way to the end where you will find a Spa. Look left and you will see the Kodama near the building.

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The Conspirators
The sub mission in the area has 3 Kodama to find.

The Conspirators Kodama 1 – When you get on the ship, climb up the ladder and head to the back. There is another ship you can cross onto and a ladder you can climb. Climb up the ladder and the Kodama is on the Mast?(Not sure what it’s called so trying to use ship lingo)

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The Conspirators Kodama 2 – Now while you are still up there, drop down off the other side to the next boat. Look over the edge and near a rock you will see the next Kodama.

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The Conspirators Kodama 3 – Last but not least, head back to the main ship where you went up the ladder and this time head inside the ship. In the second room there are some floor pieces that look different, you can fall through them to a locked room below. Kill the undead and grab your Kodama.

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Nioh Kodama Location Guide – Kinki Region Kodama

Spider Nest Castle
The first main mission of the Kinki area has 9 Kodama.

Spider Nest Castle Kodama 1 – When you first enter the village over the spider Web bridge go to the house with the ladder that isn’t down yet. To the left of there is a tower, under that tower you can find the Kodama.

Spider Nest Castle Kodama 1

Spider Nest Castle Kodama 2 – At the second Shrine take the hill near there all the way up and take a right towards a shack. Around the corner of the shack you will find the Kodama.

Spider Nest Castle Kodama 2

Spider Nest Castle Kodama 3 – Near the last one is a house you can drop on to from a ledge. Drop onto the roof and then drop off the roof onto a little ledge off the house, don’t fall into the hole. The Kodama is on the ledge.

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Spider Nest Castle Kodama 4 – When you drop down after the last Kodama you will have a choice of going straight into a large spider or left through a doorway and down. Go through the doorway first or you will have to do some back tracking. Follow the path down and to the left until you reach a cave opening. Near the building next to the cave you can find a Kodama around the corner.

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Spider Nest Castle Kodama 5 – Now return to where you can fight the large spider to open a set of wooden doors. Go into the building past the wood doors and keep to the left. When you reach the wall of the building, look right more and go outside to a large Skeleton warrior. Kill it and then go around to the back of the house for a Kodama in the corner.

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Spider Nest Castle Kodama 6 – Now head through the building until you get the Castle Keys. There is a small wooden door you can open that leads to a large spider web on the floor. That leads to a hole that you want to take in a second. Before you do that, open the other door so you can run back if need be. When you open the door, go back to the hole and drop down it. Go to the center room with the large spider and kill it. In the corner, behind some spider eggs, you will find another Kodama.

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Spider Nest Castle Kodama 7 – When you exit the cave up the ladder keep heading up the mountain. Kill the enemies up top and you can find the Kodama behind a busted shed.

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Spider Nest Castle Kodama 8 – At the third Shrine, follow the path up to the castle. Go around the castle to the left and you will fight another large spider. There is a Kodama in the corner.

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Spider Nest Castle Kodama 9 – Enter the castle and go up the stairs. Drop down onto the webs through the hole in the floor and follow that to a ladder. Take the aldder up and follow the path to end and you will find the Kodama.

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Falling Snow
The second main mission of the Kinki area has 8 Kodama.

Falling Snow Kodama 1 – This one is right near the start of the level. Go to the Shrine and look the opposite direction to some foliage across the way, it is hidden in there.

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Falling Snow Kodama 2 – This one is right across from the second Shrine in the area, behind a piece of broken wall.

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Falling Snow Kodama 3 – The next one is near the first shortcut door you open. Take the path near the door and go left until you run into one of those Ghost ladies. Kill her and look at the foliage on the ground near her to find another Kodama.

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Falling Snow Kodama 4 – Now head back to the short cut door but this time take the path on the other side that goes through the house. Kill the Yokai on the other side and you can find the Kodama around the fence.

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Falling Snow Kodama 5 – Kodama number 5 is after you bust the second ice block, the one near the beginning. Go through the broken house and exit out the left door. Here you have a choice to go left, right or into a small ice cave that is hard to see. Go into the cave and on the other side take a right and follow the path all the way up and around. At the end you will see a Kodama.

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Falling Snow Kodama 6 – Now head back to the spot where you entered the cave and go to the large building instead. I think there is some ice in here you have to break but I don’t remember 100%. In the right corner there is a way out of the building, follow that and at the end of the broken building on the right you will find a Kodama.

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Falling Snow Kodama 7 – From there head to the torch up ahead and take the right path. Go through the house and on the other side there will be a ladder. Climb up of that and follow the snow bridge to where you can drop off, there is a Kodama and your next set of Butterflies here.

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Falling Snow Kodama 8 – From the third Shrine take the path through the broken fence. Follow it until you a reach a building and keep going until you can go up a ramp to enter the building. Go up the ramp and go right to find a hidden wall. Kill it or bow to it to get it to move. Go down the path past the hidden wall and take the first right all the way to the end for a Kodama.

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The Demon Of Mount Hiei
The third main mission of the Kinki area has 8 Kodama.

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 1 – At the start follow the path until you can make a left up a path to a tree. Around the corner from the tree you will find the Kodama.

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 1

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 2 – After you break down the first large crystal (watch the hole) head up the path to the right. Go around the side of the house to the end and then go right again, you’ll see the Kodama on the edge overlooking the area with the crystal.

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The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 3 – When you reach the second large crystal, guarded by Yokai, take a left at the ruined building and take the path going up the hill. At the top of the path check behind the house on the right, the Kodama is underneath crates.

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The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 4 – After getting the third Kodama head back down the hill and run towards the building directly opposite. The Kodama is behind one of the standing torches to the left of the stairs.

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 4

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 5 – Following the third Kodama, check nearby for a ladder leading down into the caves. Follow the cave tunnels until you reach an intersection and take a left. There’s a shut door. Open the door and clear the Yokai. The Kodama is undernath the shelves to the left.

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The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 6 – Once you get to the third Shrine, exit the broken building near there. To the right of that doorway you will see the Kodama.

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 6

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 7 – From the third Shrine, go outside the building and break the large crystal outside. Follow that path up until you hit the mini shrine on the path. The Kodama is near there.

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 7

The Demon Of Mount Hiei Kodama 8 – From the last Kodama, take the path up and to the left. You should see the lightning dog thing down below, don’t drop down to fight it. Instead keep going up the path until you hit a Graveyard on the left. The last Kodama is in the Graveyard.

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Nioh Kodama Location Guide – Tokai Region Kodama

The Iga Escape
The first main mission of Tokai has 8 Kodama to find.

The Iga Escape Kodama 1 – When you enter the room with Hanzo he will tell you to search for a secret door. There are scratches on the floor where you can move the wall and get to the other side. Int hat room you will find your first Kodama.

The Iga Escape Kodama 1

The Iga Escape Kodama 2 – After you break the first large Green Crystal, go back to the corner where you can go through a secret door. Enter the room on your left and take the stairs back up and into the big building you just came from.In the left corner of the first part you come to there is a trap door that will drop you down to a Kodama and a chest.

The Iga Escape Kodama 2

The Iga Escape Kodama 3 – After you break the first large Green Crystal and go outside, you will see a well. Next to the well is your next Kodama.

The Iga Escape Kodama 4 – From the last Kodama head into the ninja garden. On the left side of the Garden there is a shrine with some bamboo around it, the Kodama is there.

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The Iga Escape Kodama 5 – The next Kodama is under the small bridge you cross near the second Green Crystal you have to break. Drop down and break some boxes in the corner and get your Kodama there.

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The Iga Escape Kodama 6 – Now cross the same bridge again but this time go to the end and drop of to the left, to where the guy with the hand canon was shooting you. Next to the tree there you will find the next Kodama.

The Iga Escape Kodama 5

The Iga Escape Kodama 7 – Start in the room with the spike ceiling trap. Go forward and cut through the first right door you can, in the room with the sign and Japanese symbols in it. Go into the room right after that and take the spinning door and follow that through to another spinning door you go through. Now keep to the right wall and you will find another hidden wall but the kind with eyes. I tried bowing but that didn’t work so I don’t know which emote to use here. If you can’t figure out the emote just kill it an go through, the Kodama is on the other side.

The Iga Escape Kodama 6

The Iga Escape Kodama 8 – Now go out of the Spa room and open the hidden door beneath the Sign in the next room. Your last Kodama is in there.

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Memories Of Death Lilies
The second main mission of Tokai has 7 Kodama to find.

Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 1 – Your first Kodama will be when you get to the Hot Spring. Head back up the path to the River and check the mini waterfall near there.

Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 1

Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 2 – Return to the Hot spring and drop off towards the fire wheel demon and kill it. Now go up the hill slightly and fall off the ledge to the left and you will find another Kodama.

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Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 3 – Now head to the river and take it down until you get to a path that leads to a building. Around the building you will find the Kodama, it is behind some boxes.

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Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 4 – From Kodama 3, head forward to the rock and go around it to the left. Take the path immediately to the left and up the small hill follow the path right, Kodama is up at the top.

Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 4

Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 5 – Next one can be found near the third Shrine. Go into the Temple courtyard near here and face the Yoaki there. Once you kill it, go behind the Temple and you can see the Kodama there.

Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 5

Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 6 – Drop below the Tower where you find the Temple Key and you will find a Kodama there.

Nioh Kodama Location Guide

Memories Of Death Lilies Kodama 7 – The last one is to the right of the big double wooden doors you go through right before the boss.

The Trail Of The Master
On of the side missions you unlock in the area, only 4 Kodama here.

The Trail Of The Master Kodama 1 – When you first enter the level take the right path and follow it to the second door. Next to the steps you will find your Kodama.

The Trail Of The Master Kodama 1

The Trail Of The Master Kodama 2 – From the last Kodama, head up the stairs to the next floor. Enter the room on the left and there will be a few enemies inside and a Kodama in the left corner of the room.

The Trail Of The Master Kodama 1

The Trail Of The Master Kodama 3 – On the same floor there is a elevator that goes down. Get on that elevator but get off almost right away onto the beams on the other side. Look down and and to the left and you will see the Kodama on a bookshelf, drop down to there.

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The Trail Of The Master Kodama 4 – Return up on the Elevator and drop to the beams again. This time go right and follow the path through a hole in the wall. Drop down to the bookcase below and follow it to the Kodama.

Nioh Kodama Location Guide

The Defiled Castle
During this main mission you will have 6 Kodama to find.

The Defiled Castle Kodama 1 – From the first Shrine, cross the pop water to the other side of the area. Follow the path to the stairs and go up. Don’t break the crystal yet but go through the doorway around the corner. In the next room enter the other door way and follow that path to the Kodama.

The Defiled Kodama 1

The Defiled Castle Kodama 2 – Now go back to the Crystal and destroy it and go through. Go through the right door way and then make another right in the poop water. Take the stairs up into the next poop water room and in the right corner you can find the next Kodama.

The Defiled Kodama 2

The Defiled Castle Kodama 3 – Now go back into the second poop water room and go through the center room, past the purple crystal Yokai. Take a right past that door way and follow the path to the next Kodama.

The Defiled Kodama 3

The Defiled Castle Kodama 4 – The next one can be found near the second Shrine. Head outside of the castle and go through the large open doorway. Keep going and go up not the first but the second set of stairs. Break the boxes and the jug to get the Kodama.

The Defiled Kodama 4

The Defiled Castle Kodama 5 – From the last Kodama, head to the ladder near the big double door but don’t go up. Keep going down the path and take the second ladder up, the Kodama is in the corner up there.

The Defiled Kodama 5

The Defiled Castle Kodama 6 – The last one is found on the top floor right before the boss room. Head outside and take the path to the right and you will find it there.

The Defiled Kodama 6

Nioh Kodama Location Guide – Sekigahara Region Kodama

Immortal Flame
During this main mission you will have 9 Kodama to find.

Immortal Flame Kodama 1 – At the first Shrine follow the path around and to the left. You can either take a doorway on the right or keep going straight here, go straight. Go through the second doorway and on the right you will find a Kodama near a broken piece of wall.

Immortal Flame Kodama 1

Immortal Flame Kodama 2 – This next one is in the village that is on fire. At the end there is two large open wooden doors you take to leave that area. Before you go through, look right and there is a house not on fire. Go around to the back of the house and you can find the Kodama there.

Nioh Kodama Location Guide

Immortal Flame Kodama 3 – Now go through the open double doors and follow the path until there are two door ways to go through. Go through the one with the torches and follow the path up to the next doorway. Go through the doorway and look right for our old friend The Wall. I tried Bow and Threaten and he just attacked so I’m not sure what Emote to use here. Beat him and through there you will find the next Kodama.

Immortal Flame Kodama 3

Immortal Flame Kodama 4 – When you get the bridge with the Yokai blocking it, turn around and follow the stone path back. Not the first but the second set of broken building parts is where you want to be. Break the two wooden jugs near there and behind the jugs if you next Kodama.

Immortal Flame Kodama 4

Immortal Flame Kodama 5 – Now head back to the doorway to the bridge and look right. There is a wooden explosive barrel near a cracked wall you can blow up. Blow it up and follow the path down under the bridge for another Kodama.

Immortal Flame Kodama 5

Immortal Flame Kodama 6 – When you get to the second Shrine, go into the building behind it and go all the way through. On the other side take a left and follow that path around to the Kodama.

Immortal Flame Kodama 6

Immortal Flame Kodama 7 – From number 6, go up the stairs and follow the path around. Watch out for the Fire Wheel because it just charges you without warning out of the fog. There is a ladder you can take there that will let you drop down onto the wall behind the house below. Drop down and follow it to the Kodama.

Immortal Flame Kodama 7

Immortal Flame Kodama 8 – From the third Shrine, go up the little path and drop down below. The Kodama is behind a the left rock there.

Immortal Flame Kodama 8

Immortal Flame Kodama 9 – From number 8, enter the building and follow the path until you reach a room with explosives and a fire wheel. Kill the enemies inside and in the corner you will find the Kodama.

Immortal Flame Kodama 9

Sekigahara
During this main mission you will have 7 Kodama to find.

Sekigahara Kodama 1 – From the first Shrine follow the path until you make it to the burning corpses with a path to the left. Take the path left and follow it through towards the tree. Keep on that path until the end for your first Kodama.

Sekigahara Kodama 2 – After you cross the wooden bridge to the big white tent(planning area) with the symbols on it, go around to the left and you will find a Kodama in the back.

Seikigahara Kodama 2

Sekigahara Kodama 3 – After you beat the first boss, the dual sword guy, head down the hill until you reach another wooden bridge. Do not cross. Instead head down into the trench with the water and follow that to three statues and a Kodama.

Seikigahara Kodama 3

Sekigahara Kodama 4 – From the second Shrine go into the house on the right and follow it through. This will put you on the second battlefield where cannon balls are being shot, watch out for those. Work your way up the hill where the cannon balls can’t reach and you will find the Kodama near a broken tower up there.

Seikigahara Kodama 4

Sekigahara Kodama 5 – Now head down the hill and go all the way to the right, there should be a little river here. Go in the river and follow it to the right until you find your Kodama.

Seikigahara Kodama 5

Sekigahara Kodama 6 – When you finally get behind the cannons, cross the wooden bridge. From there take a left and go to the middle tower. On the ledge, around the fence, you will find your Kodama.

Seikigahara Kodama 6

Sekigahara Kodama 7 – From number 6, drop down into the battlefield. Head right and around the flames. Go past the tree and over the bodies for your next Kadama. Watch out for the riflemen along the way.

Seikigahara Kodama 7

The Source Of Evil
During this main mission you will have 5 Kodama to find.

The Source Of Evil Kodama 1 – When you first get to the red summon portal things, drop down below the wooden bridge. Go up the wooden ramp onto the hill top and kill the enemies. Around the corner from there is a downed tree and behind that is your Kodama.

The Source Of Evil Kodama 1

The Source Of Evil Kodama 2 – From the last Kodama go towards the well and the broken building near there. Look left of the well and you can find another Kodama there.

Nioh Kodama Location Guide

The Source Of Evil Kodama 3 – Now head back to the tree where you found your first Kodama and head towards the path behind the giant skeleton demon. Follow that path until you face the fire wheel and kill it. There is a tree down the path and you can find the Kodama nestled in there.

The Source Of Evil Kodama 3

The Source Of Evil Kodama 4 – Now head up onto the hill top and climb the tower there, the Kodama is at the top.

The Source Of Evil Kodama 4

The Source Of Evil Kodama 5 – From the second Shrine, go past the last crystal and into the house at the end of the path. In the furnace is where the last Kodama is.

The Source Of Evil Kodama 5

The Watcher In Darkness
During this side mission you will have 4 Kodama to find.

The Watcher In Darkness Kodama 1 – When you take the ladder down to the floor below, take the left path. Follow it all the way around until you can drop of a little ledge ledge with some boxes below and you’ll find the Kodama there.

The Watcher In Darkness Kodama 1

The Watcher In Darkness Kodama 2 – Now look at the big red double doors and take the right path from there. Climb the ladder and take a right until you can make a left. Go into the door and go through the hall until you can get the Kodama on the right.

The Watcher In Darkness Kodama 2

The Watcher In Darkness Kodama 3 – No go back to the big red double doors and open them up. Take the stairs to the botoom and go to the right of the buildings, you’ll see a Kodama there.

The Watcher In Darkness Kodama 3

The Watcher In Darkness Kodama 4 – From the second Shrine, head down the path to the double wooden doors. Open then and kill the Giant Yokai inside, the Kodama is in there.

The Watcher In Darkness Kodama 4

Nioh Kodama Location Guide – Omi Region Kodama

A Defiled Holy Mountain
During this main mission you will have 9 Kodama to find.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 1 – From the start of the level, take a right around the rock and towards the trees for your first Kodama.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 1

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 2 – After you go through the cave and exit to the outside, head up the hill and follow the path to the bats. Inside the cave where the bats hit you you will find a Kodama.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 2

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 3 – After the second Shrine you will end up on a cliff side. Head down the first ramp and look over the ledge for a Kodama. I picked it up before I got a picture but this is where it is.

Nioh Kodama Location Guide

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 4 – Now follow the path all the way down from the third Kodama and go around the house for the fourth.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 4

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 5 – When you enter the second cave from the cliff side, take the path to the left and follow it up and around. When you get back outside, look for a small cave on the left and the Kodama is inside.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 5

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 6 – From the last Kodama, follow the path to the left inside the cave and go up the left ramp. When you get outside to the cliff side, take a right and follow it to the Kodama.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 6

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 7 – This is after the third Shrine, when you cross the wooden bridge. After the bridge take a right and follow it near the cliff edge all the way to the end, the Kodama is there.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 7

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 8 – Number 8 is right next to the fourth Shrine, kind of wonder why it didn’t just walk there.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 8

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 9 – Head back out from the fourth Shrine and follow the stairs up to the building at the top. Go around the building to the right for find the last Kodama.

A Defiled Holy Mountain Kodama 9

The Samurai From Sawayama
During this main mission you will have 9 Kodama to find.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 1 – Start at the first fire arrow trap in the level. Avoid the trap and head up the stairs past it. At the top there is a wall you can attack and go through. Follow that path around to the other side and behind the stairs you take down you will find the Kodama.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 2 – Now go back to the fire trap and this time head to the left. Take the right path and you will see an item at the end of the hall. Before you get the item there is a trap door, you want to fall down it. Take the path around to the right and you will find your next Kodama.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 2

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 3 – From the second Shrine take the right path back towards the way you came. Take the left that leads up the stairs and kill the enemies up there. Destroy the explosive barrels near the wall with explosives or fire to blow a hole in the wall, the Kodama is in there.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodam

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 4 – Now start in the room where the giant red Vial was that you had to break. Head into the jail area and take the stairs down. Go around the outside of the building with the stairs for your next Kodama.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 4

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 5 – From the last Kodama go through the tunnel until you can make a right and then follow that path to another right and follow that path up to the top for another Kodama.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 5

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 6 – In the room where you get the Goaler’s Keychain, the room where you fight the Cyclops Yokai, there is a jail cell on the right that has a path in it. Take the path up and you will find your next Kodama.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 6

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 7 – Now head back down to the room with the Goaler’s Keychain and take that all the way back through the cave back to the other jail area. There is a jail cell with two Yokai and a Kodama locked in it.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 7

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 8 – When you get to the large set of spiral stairs, take them all the way to the top. At the top take a right instead of a left and drop down on the other side. Follow those steps down and you will find the Kodama on the right side of the wall.

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 8

The Samurai From Sawayama Kodama 9 – This one is close to the third Shrine. Open up all the short cuts leading to the third Shrine and the room with all the Large Vials and you can go through the hall right by the third Shrine to find another Kodama.

Nioh Kodama Location Guide

The Demon King Revealed
This final Kodama mission has 7 Kodama.

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 1 – Right at the start, turn around and go down the steps. Look left and your first Kodama is there.

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 1

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 2 – From the first Shrine, follow the crystal bridge up to the next section. Look down over the cliff on the right and you will see a tiny ledge with a Kodama on it.

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 2

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 3 – When you make it to the second set of wooden doors, open them and face the Yokai and Skeleton inside. To the left of the broken peice of building you take up to the next area you can find a Kodama.

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 3

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 4 – From number 3, go up into the building and go out the other side. Go right and drop of the ledge to another ledge down below. Follow that up to a ladder you can climb to be up on a wall, the Kodama is on that wall.

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 4

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 5 – The next one can be found near where the wooden doors with the red symbol is. This is the door that is protected by 3 waves of Yokai. Turn around from the door and go down the stairs near there. Take a right and follow the wall around for another Kodama.

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 5

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 6 – From the second Shrine, go around to the right and take the stairs down. Go all the way to the bottom and you can find the Kodama around the corner from the steps.

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 6

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 7 – Again from the second Shrine, this time go left. Take a right when you can and go out the door there. Take a left onto the ledge and follow it around to the last Kodama.

The Demon King Revealed Kodama 7

We are updating as we go so check back soon for updates to the Nioh Kodama Location Guide.

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