A Prescription for Discovery | Assassin's Creed Odyssey Walkthrough
In the last chapter The Road To The Symposium after getting a clue on the Spartan women and the depending on the choice you pick you will unlock new quest in the Main Quest menu. A Prescription for Discover is one of them. In this quest, you will have to interrogate a few priests in the region to learn more about the Spartan women. In between, you will also reveal the secret of the first child who was thrown into the river by the Spartan priest.
A Prescription for Discovery Walkthrough
In this chapter, you will be doing a lot of discussions with the priest and that will unlock the supporting quest. You will need to complete them to reach the final point.
First Do No Harm
You will be going to Argolis to locate Hippokrates's clinic. He is the physician you are looking for. Once you reach the city scan the area for his clinic. You will meet an old lady Chrysis and a man Sostratos arguing with each other. After talking to the old lady you will be talking with the man who will tell you the on-going issue. You can talk to him about Hippokrates location. He will tell you to take some equipment and give it to the physician. Accept the work, you can either charge or do it for free.
There is a possible chance that you might get a cultist in this region if you had revealed its identity before, you can kill the target that will help you in a further quest. Follow the objective marker and you will see a cutscene where you will see Hippokrates helping a patient. Ask him about the Spartan women. He will ask you to retrieve some notes.
The Doctor Will See You Now
Follow the objective marker, and you will meet Dymas. There are multiple ways you can force the physician to come with you. If you go with a sweet way then you have to bring bone forceps for him. Or else you can take him forcefully also. If you choose to pay then you have to give him 10000 gold. The bone forceps is located in Fort Tiryns which is a heavily guarded area. Once you took the physician to Hippokrates he will tell you about the Spartan women.
The Priests of Asklepios
Track down this quest from the game menu and you will be traveling to an undiscovered location. So first head towards the synchronization point and update the map. You will need to investigate three objective markers till you find a priest. You will unlock more new quest in this part. Talking to a bald priest, if you agree to help you will unlock a quest - A Heart for a Head. Scan for the second target in the Epidauros Sanctuary area and there you will meet another priest Timoxenos who is engraving on a stone.
The objective is all about talking and gathering information from various priests in the region. So all you have to do is find people and talk to them. Timoxenos is the one who will tell you about the Spartan women. The priest will tell you about Chrysis who is controlling the area. However, the priest will show you the stone, after getting interfered by another priest if you pick the first option "We were talking about my mother" he will be murdered. Go towards the Olive Tree of Herakles, just can the area to locate the target.
You will need to fight a few soldiers here, they will surround you. The soldiers will be Level 23 & Level 24 enemies. After defeating them, you will be playing a few more side quest like A Heart for a Head and Enough is Enough. You will need to finish these quest to reach the endpoint. In Enough is Enough you will have to visit bathhouse and kill all the snake inside. The priest who tells you to kill the snakes knows nothing about the Spartan women, he will just laugh and go.
In Heart for a Head, you will be going near the river where you will spot a white bull. Kill the enemies around first and free the prisoners. You will have to locate the heart of a sacred bull. Take it to the priest. There the priest will ask you to pick one from The farmer, The wealthy woman, and The Girl.
- If you pick the farmer, he will thank you and the girl will stand up like she was faking sickness.
- If you choose the sick girl the other two will get upset and the farmer will threaten you.
- If you pick the woman then she will thank you and the farmer will threaten you.
The priest, in the end, will tell you about the Spartan women. He will tell you to meet Mydon the Elder Priest.
Speak No Evil
You will be interrogating the elder priest at the guest house. The servant will tell that Chrysis is responsible for this tongue. Just pick the first option "I know why you cut out your tongue" and the servant will give more info. In the flashback scene, you will see Mydon told the women that her baby is dead. Keep talking further and then meet Chrysis. You will find Chrysis is a cultist, killing her will give you a fragment.
Ashes to Ashes
Go to forest altar and you will find a stone with a dead bird on it. Next, follow the next objective marker to help the crying baby. After picking "I'll kill you", Chrysis will burn to try to burn the child, you have two options. Save the baby or Kill Chrysis. If you pick to save the baby then there will be a next quest where you will follow Chrysis and kill her. If you choose to avoid the baby, then he will die. If you pick the first one to save the baby his mother will come and justify his actions. And if you go with the second one you will fight with the cultist with two more choices, in the end, I will destroy the Cult or I will find the family. Whatever you pick it does not change the end of the quest.
The chapter ends here and you can pick another from the game menu. We picked Pirate Hospitality, it is a very small quest. For more updates on the game, you can also check our Assassin's Creed Odyssey Wiki guide.