Whispers in the Woods is a side tale in Ghost of Tsushima. This walkthrough will guide you through all objectives of the Whispers in the Woods Side Quest.
Whispers in the Woods is unlocked by finding it in the open world.
Side Tale: Whispers in the Woods
Act: 1 – Rescue Lord Shimura
Quest Giver: Peasant rumor
Requirement: Find the quest start in the open world.
Rewards: Minor Legend Increase, Minor Melee Charm, 4 Leather
Mission Info: Many believe the Kashine Forest is haunted. Lately, people have been going into the woods and not coming out. I need to know why.
- Investigate location
- Search for spirits in the forest
- Investigate the campsite
- Follow the tracks
- Follow the hanging bodies
- Defeat the bandits
- Return to the traveler
Starting Location: Whispers in the Woods
Travel to the waypoint to find a traveler by a campfire. Speak to him to hear about the spirits that haunt the forest. You will wait until nightfall, then go on the hunt.
Search for spirits in the forest
There are a couple of clues to find, which will lead you in the right direction.
Investigate the campsite
Eventually you will locate a campfire that will have tracks leading away from it.
Follow the tracks
The tracks will follow the path, eventually leading past the cart of bodies and a string of bodies hanging from the trees.
Follow the hanging bodies
Continue to follow the tracks and bodies and you’ll find the bandits camped out.
Defeat the bandits
Turn the tables on the bandits, and show them how terrifying a real Ghost can be.
Return to the traveler
After they’re all dead, go back to the traveler and give him a new tale to tell.
This finishes the Whispers in the Woods quest in Ghost of Tsushima.
For all other Quest Walkthroughs, check out our complete Ghost of Tsushima Walkthrough (All Tales).