Upon returning with the oil, accept his invite to join in and you’ll have yourself another Greece experience. This has been speculated for a while and it's making people - myself included - deeply uneasy. According to legend, Cassandra had instructed her twin brother Helenus in the art of prophecy. [13] However, her warnings were all disregarded.[14]. Lykaon is another viable romance option in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, and a doctor nonetheless! Players who make it to Chapter 8 in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey will be able to woo their own theatrical actor. Thoughts on this? Another Deimos perhaps? New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the assassinscreed community. Thankfully for her, you can offer your services. This would explain why Ubisoft is forcing the romance to be between opposite genders. I don’t know of course, but scene at the shore is pretty telling imo. It only appears in the beginning. Ubi, please don't don't pull a Fallout 4, don't force gay players into compulsory hetero storylines after marketing them something else. On account of which thing, when she prophesied true things, she was not believed. Helenus echoed her prophecy, but his warnings were ignored. Cassandra appears as a minor character in William Shakespeare's play Troilus and Cressida. He further defiled the temple with sexual intercourse by raping her. [12] Athena was furious at the Greeks' failure to punish Ajax, and she avenged herself with the help of Poseidon and Zeus. It’s like the moment when you realize Nikolaos is not your real dad and Pythagoras is bald. Either stay with him or not and Kass will leave with the baby like Myrrine did. Here you’ll find Kyra, who needs some help dealing with some hostiles on a beach. However, it … All rights reserved. Cassandra predicted that her cousin Aeneas would escape during the fall of Troy and found a new nation in Rome. [12] Cassandra saw Helen coming into Troy when Paris returned home from Sparta. The frightened and respectful chorus are unable to comprehend her. Because he observes Kass arriving at the shore of Potidaia and that scene clearly shows he knows Eagle Bearer is here. The play Agamemnon from Aeschylus's trilogy Oresteia depicts the king treading the scarlet cloth laid down for him, and walking offstage to his death.[19]:ln. Press J to jump to the feed. 12 Cassandra is one of those "who often combine deep, true insight with utter helplessness, and who retreat into madness. Ajax avoided their wrath, because none of them dared to punish him after he clung, as a supplicant, to Athena's altar and swore an oath proclaiming his innocence. 972 After the chorus's ode of foreboding, time is suspended in Cassandra's "mad scene".[20]:p. Why? Unbeknown to Agamemnon, while he was away at war, his wife, Clytemnestra, had betrayed him by taking Aegisthus as her lover. Once and again, O thou, Destroyer named, These two are both romance options in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, but before you can romance them, you’re going to need to find them. And the only thing a heterosexual romance has over a homosexual romance in this instance is that they can produce children. The enraged Apollo could not revoke a divine power, so he added to it the curse that though she would see the future, nobody would believe her prophecies. So, if they decided to assign them a specific sexuality that would conflict with the entire premise of how the fuck you're actually getting to relive their memories in the first place, that's their fault. Cassandra or Kassandra (Ancient Greek: Κασσάνδρα, pronounced , also Κασάνδρα), (sometimes referred to as Alexandra), was a priestess of Apollo in Greek mythology cursed to utter true prophecies, but never to be believed.In modern usage her name is employed as a rhetorical device to indicate someone whose accurate prophecies are not believed. IE, maybe this is a canon coupling because it is through them that the bloodlines of Darius and Leonidas are continued. Xenia is a pirate that you’ll meet during the main story, though her story doesn’t end there. I don't know, but personally, I don't like natakas and will shut him down in every romantic conversation. Not so much a clue, but a small note that the theme of this DLC is Legacy - ie, what you leave behind. For example, Florence Nightingale's book Suggestions for Thought to Searchers after Religious Truth has a section named for Cassandra, using her as a metaphor for the helplessness of women that she attributes to over-feminization (further examples are located on the Cassandra complex page). For those that pick Kyra, help her continue to sow chaos, steal valuables, and hunt a few animals. Free her and take her back to safety, using the romance dialogue options along the way. Maybe he will even kill Darius at the end or do sth that will lead to his death? Less like you're watching an interactive movie and more like you're in control. There are a lot of potential love interests out there for players who are looking for love in Ancient Greece, and the good news is that the protagonists in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey aren’t limited to a single lover. Turtle Beach. Plus, new members receive 10% OFF the first order on Turtle Beach US! Though the people rejoiced, Cassandra furiously snatched away Helen's golden veil and tore at her hair, for she foresaw that Helen's arrival would bring the city's destruction in the Trojan War. Cassandra has been used as a metaphor and allegory in psychological and philosophical tracts. [11], In some versions, Cassandra intentionally left a chest behind in Troy, with a curse on whichever Greek opened it first. Edit: In December update video I also heard them saying “Odyssey is all about choices” again so I think they will keep promise with not forcing us into anything. Her madness that is unleashed now is not the physical torment of other characters in Greek tragedy, such as in Euripides' Heracles or Sophocles' Ajax. They won't trust you again. After getting her home, Odessa will need some help taking care of her sick father, and will then need you to rescue her from some assailants. Children fit into this theme of legacy/continuation. Cassandra became a figure of epic tradition and of tragedy. 11–16 She has been onstage, silent and ignored. People have already grown attached to their own versions of the character and the moment you make them go do a thing that is against their established choices, like how do you not see that coming? I mean, to be fair, having choice does enhance the gameplay experience. Throughout Assassin's Creed: Odyssey, Kassandra/Alexios meet a ton of steamy, strong romantic options. After heading to Sparta, you’ll be tasked to help train up Zopheras to be a better Spartan. Instead of … After killing the boar, return the pelt to her to receive a quest to kill seven other dangerous animals. For every pelt you bring back, flirt a little bit more. In some versions, she was often locked up in a pyramidal building on the citadel on the orders of her father, King Priam. I consented [marriage] to Loxias [Apollo] but broke my word. But you have to understand that the premise of the ENTIRE series is that you're going through genetic memory. Like her, Helenus was always correct whenever he had made his predictions, but he was believed. Taking down the corrupt leaders of ancient Greece can be tiring work in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, and sometimes you just need to take a moment, enjoy the sights and sounds, and maybe even find some romance. The moment you give people to choose if they want to pursue a Straight/Gay/Lesbian/Bi path and then throw in a canon path, shit will hit the fan. Aikaterine is located in the House of Aphrodite, but you’ll need to do a job for her before getting down and dirty. Cassandra is an enduring archetype. According to Aeschylus, she promised him her favors, but after receiving the gift, she went back on her word and refused the god. Whats the point of going on a set path if we are given the ability to choose what happens next. If there has to be a child, at least make it a choice. Speak with Alkibiades for some information about Kassandra’s mother, but you’ll need to bring him some oil to loosen up his lips. By signing up, you agree to Turtle Beach’s Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use.