Decipher the Murals is a Side Mission in Shadow of the Tomb Raider and the first one of Ancient Studies mission line. This walkthrough shows how to complete this Quest.
Quest Giver: Awil
Requirement: Talk to a lady after the runaway sequence in Paititi
Reward: starts “Stop the Ritual” Side Mission
Quest Location – Decipher the Murals
Talk to little girl located on a small island in the lake area of Hidden City to start this side mission.
Objective – Decipher 3 Cultist murals / Return to Awil / Speak to Mayu
This short quest is very easy to complete. Awil tells you about some Murals she can’t decipher and your only task in this mission is to go to the 3 locations marked on your map and just press a button to decipher them.
After finishing the task you can retun to Awil just to find out her Cultist father wants to sacrifice her in a ritual. This concludes the Decipher the Murals side mission and also starts the second part of the quest called Stop the ritual.
Follow-Up Quest: Stop the Ritual Walkthrough