Want to unlock the Hidden Blade so you can do stealth kills in AC Valhalla? This guide on How To Stealth Kill Assassinate In Assassin’s Creed Valhalla will tell you how to unlock the unique Hidden Blade weapon so that you’re able to launch assassination attacks on unsuspecting foes, from above or below.
The Hidden Blade is one of the most iconic weapons seen throughout the Assassin’s Creed franchise. While it was an early staple in the original games, its become somewhat more elusive in the recent games, not being immediately available to players at the start of the game. In AC Valhalla, it could take you 5-6 hours to unlock if you explored the entire first region. Thankfully however, you don’t need to wait that long.
How To Unlock The Hidden Blade In Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla features a varied and robust skill tree system that allows you to customize your characters progression in great detail. You may have originally thought that The Hidden Blade was somewhere deep into the character progression but fear not, you can actually unlock the item very early in the game.
To put it very simply, and to avoid any spoilers, simply follow the story. If you start exploring Norway and completing quests, it could take you several hours to unlock the ability to stealth kill your enemies. However, if you follow the story, you can have it in an hour or two. There’s no penalty to pushing through the early story missions, there will still be plenty of time to explore after you have the Hidden Blade unlocked.
So stick with the main story missions until your brother returns from his travels, you will unlock The Hidden Blade shortly after that.