Unlocking the Isu Armor in Assassin’s Creed Origins.
Assassin’s Creed Origins is filled with rare items and secrets to uncover. However, few can compare to the Legendary Isu Armor. This guide will show you all the steps necessary so you too can find the armor. It’s also worth mentioning that the armor provides no stat boost or special abilities. It’s purely a cosmetic item but it’s a damn good looking one!
Unlocking the Isu Armor is a fairly simple quest, although you will need to set aside a decent amount of time in order to see it through. However, it wouldn’t be a rare and legendary item if you didn’t have to work for it.
Without wasting anymore time lets show you how to unlock the Isu Armor in Assassin’s Creed Origins.
Step 1: Complete the side-quest Bayek’s promise
To unlock the Isu Armor, first you need to complete the side-quest Bayek’s Promise. In order to complete the quest you must find all 12 stone circle locations scattered throughout Egypt. While this is not a difficult quest to complete by any means, it is a long one! To help speed up the process you can check out our Stone Circle Location Guide.
Once you have found each circle return to the Siwa Stone Circle to complete the quest. Doing so will also award you with the Stargazer trophy.
Step 2: Collect Silica
After completing Bayek’s Promise you will now need to collect Silica. Why? Because in order to unlock the Isu Armor you will need 50 Silica to Activate the Ancient Mechanism and unlock the armor.
This is the lengthy part of the quest. Silica can be found in various tombs which are littered throughout Egypt. However, it’s not all bad. In fact these tombs a very beneficial for you to visit. Along with the Silica found inside these tombs you can also find Ancient Tablets which award you with free ability points. There’s also Carbon Crystals inside most of the tombs, which is used for upgrading your gear. You can also find plenty of chest and resources too.
To speed up the process you can check out our Tomb Location Guide which details each of their locations throughout Egypt.
Step 3: Unlocking the Isu Armor
After completing the above 2 steps you can now unlock the Isu Armor!
To do this you will need to travel to the Great Sphinx in Giza. Once at the Sphinx, locate the secret entrance found on the rear side. Crouch your way through this passage and progress down to the map room.
After reaching the Map of Egypt the game will prompt you to interact with it, doing so will unveil a secret passage. Travel down through the newly revealed passage and into the main chamber.
Once you have reached the chamber scan the area to find more Silica, collect these and make your way up the stone steps to the Ancient Mechanism. You will need 50 Silica to activate this mechanism. Once activated, you will automatically receive the Legendary Isu Armor.
That’s everything you need to know to unlock the Isu Armor in Assassin’s Creed Origins. As always, thanks for reading!
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