The Laughing Bandits is a side tale in Ghost of Tsushima. This walkthrough will guide you through all objectives of the The Laughing Bandits Side Quest.
The Laughing Bandits is unlocked when you’ve reached Toyotama and spoke to random NPC’s.
Side Tale: The Laughing Bandits
Act: 2 – Retake Castle Shimura
Region: Kechi, Izuhara
Quest Giver: Saki
Requirement: having started Region 2 (Toyotama)
Rewards: Minor Legend Increase, Minor Melee Charm, 10 Linen
Mission Info: Kechi has endured much hardship under the Mongols. I’ll take a look around, make sure things are in order.
- Travel to Saki’s Home
- Investigate inside the Home
- Investigate outside the Home
- Follow the Bandit’s Tracks
- Speak with the Injured Man
- Travel to the Komoda Ruins
- Search for the Bandits in the Ruins
- Kill the Bandits
- Talk to the Woman inside the Home
- Return to Saki
Starting Location: The Laughing Bandits
Travel to Saki’s Home
Talk to the crying woman at the pier and travel to her home up to the north. There is a Hot Spring Fast-Travel-Point nearby, if you happen to have it unlocked.
Investigate inside the Home
Investigate outside the Home
Follow the Bandit’s Tracks
The tracks go uphill for a bit, before making a turn to the left onto a larger path. A bit straight ahead, you can see a wounded man next to a dead horse.
Speak with the Injured Man
Travel to the Komoda Ruins
Search for the Bandits in the Ruins
Once you arrive at the scene, you’ll find a group of standing next to the main path.
Kill the Bandits
Talk to the Woman inside the Home
Return to Saki
The location where this quest begins and ends is also one of the Hidden Altars you’ll need for a trophy. Bow down here (swipe down) to add it to your counter.
This finishes the The Laughing Bandits quest in Ghost of Tsushima.
For all other Quest Walkthroughs, check out our complete Ghost of Tsushima Walkthrough (All Tales).