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The '''Akousmatikoi Cave''' is a cave located within [[Devotee's Sanctuary]], northwest of the [[Heraion of Samos|Heraion]] on the [[Greece|Greek]] island of [[Samos]].
The '''Akousmatikoi Cave''' is a cave located northwest of the [[Heraion of Samos|Heraion]] on the [[Greece|Greek]] island of [[Samos]].
 
   
During the [[Peloponnesian War]], the cave served as a hideout for the [[Followers of Ares]], who worshipped the Greek [[Ares|god]] of war there. The [[Sparta]]n ''[[Mercenary|misthios]]'', [[Kassandra]], eliminating the Followers of Ares and looted their valuables.<ref>''[[Assassin's Creed: Odyssey]]''</ref>
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During the [[Peloponnesian War]], the cave served as a hideout for a group of [[Followers of Ares]], who worshipped the Greek [[Ares|god]] of war there. The [[Sparta]]n ''[[Mercenary|misthios]]'' [[Kassandra]] visited the cave, eliminating the Followers of Ares and claiming their valuables.<ref>''[[Assassin's Creed: Odyssey]]''</ref>
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[[File:ACOD_-_Akousmatikoi_Cave_2.png|thumb|left|240px|Akousmatikoi Cave interior]]
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In around 422 BCE, the new group of Followers stationed there had been paid off by [[Mestor (Samian)|Mestor]], [[Herodotos]]' childhood friend, to attack Kassandra and Herodotos.<ref>''Assassin's Creed: Odyssey'' – [[Regrets]]</ref> When investigating the cave, Kassandra went on ahead and killed all the Followers in the cave, Herodotos follower her into the cave and found a collection of his brother [[Theodoros]]' poetry, a family heirloom, and a list of influential people with Mestor's missing. They discovered that [[Iran|Persia]] was planning an invasion of Samos and was being backed by either Mestor.<ref>''Assassin's Creed: Odyssey'' – [[Followers of Truth]]</ref>
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
*The term ''akousmatikoi'' refers a set of philosophical traditions within {{Wiki|Pythagoreanism}}, founded by the philosopher, [[Pythagoras]].
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*The term ''akousmatikoi'' (ἀκουσματικοί) refers to a philosophical tradition within {{Wiki|Pythagoreanism}}, founded by the philosopher [[Pythagoras]].
   
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*''[[Assassin's Creed: Odyssey]]''
 
*''[[Assassin's Creed: Odyssey]]''
   
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Revision as of 19:47, October 16, 2019

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Akousmatikoi Cave

The Akousmatikoi Cave is a cave located within Devotee's Sanctuary, northwest of the Heraion on the Greek island of Samos.

During the Peloponnesian War, the cave served as a hideout for a group of Followers of Ares, who worshipped the Greek god of war there. The Spartan misthios Kassandra visited the cave, eliminating the Followers of Ares and claiming their valuables.[1]

ACOD - Akousmatikoi Cave 2

Akousmatikoi Cave interior

In around 422 BCE, the new group of Followers stationed there had been paid off by Mestor, Herodotos' childhood friend, to attack Kassandra and Herodotos.[2] When investigating the cave, Kassandra went on ahead and killed all the Followers in the cave, Herodotos follower her into the cave and found a collection of his brother Theodoros' poetry, a family heirloom, and a list of influential people with Mestor's missing. They discovered that Persia was planning an invasion of Samos and was being backed by either Mestor.[3]

Trivia

  • The term akousmatikoi (ἀκουσματικοί) refers to a philosophical tradition within Pythagoreanism, founded by the philosopher Pythagoras.

Appearances

References

  1. Assassin's Creed: Odyssey
  2. Assassin's Creed: OdysseyRegrets
  3. Assassin's Creed: OdysseyFollowers of Truth
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