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End of the Snake was a virtual representation of one of Bayek's genetic memories, relived by Layla Hassan through the Portable Animus HR-8.

Description

Bayek infiltrated the Ptolemaic Royal Palace to discover the identity of the Snake so that he could assassinate him.

Dialogue

Inside the palace, Bayek found the Royal Scribe's office. He looked at a set of scrolls.

  • Bayek: Looks important. Locked.
Scrolls of the Royal Scribe: "The Reign of Ptolemy Theos as recorded by the Royal Scribe"
  • Bayek: These are the rooms of the Royal Scribe.

Bayek found a chest.

  • Bayek: Looks important. Locked.

Bayek found a broken ladder next to a shelf.

  • Bayek: A ladder. Hmm.

Climbing the shelves, Bayek found a key to the chest.

  • Bayek: Ah. A key.

Bayek unlocked the chest and looked through scrolls.

  • Bayek: Official papers. This chest belongs to the Royal Scribe himself, Eudoros. Hm... a false bottom.

Bayek removed the false bottom, and discovered a letter in the hidden compartment.

  • Bayek: A letter.

Bayek reading the letter written by Eudoros

Letter: Esteemed Ibis. The Pharaoh remains compliant and is our puppet in all things. Act with caution in Siwa: the murder of the Heron was but the first. Two from among us here in Alexandria have also been killed.

Bayek saw a vision of Eudoros and another man sending Ptolemy to sit on his throne as they discussed important matters.

  • Letter: However, the situation is under control... Gennadios is actively questioning the populace. We commend your efforts, Ibis. Long life.

Bayek saw Eudoros watching Gennadios beat a civilian with his club.

  • Bayek: Stamped with the seal of the Snake. The Snake is Eudoros, the Royal Scribe. Aya said that the Royal Scribe is often at the bath house. I will kill that neket iadet (piece of shit) Eudoros there.

The bathhouse

Bayek entered the bath house disguised as a regular visitor, wearing a towel.

  • Visitor 1: Aristo is taking Eudoros to court for plagiarism.
  • Visitor 2: No!
  • Visitor 1: I was visiting the docks and heard it from Aristo's wife herself!
  • Visitor 2: His wife? She works herself into histrionics over nothing.
  • Visitor 1: Eudoros stole whole paragraphs from Aristo's book about the Nile!
  • Visitor 3: Kyros chooses his horses badly. Have you seen his wife?
  • Visitor 4: I love coming here, the building alone is worth the trip. Look up at that expansive ceiling! Simply divine.
  • Visitor 5: Eudoros is here again.
  • Visitor 6: I pity him. His skin affliction is an endless source of discomfort.
  • Visitor 5: As do we all.
  • Simonides: Ptolemy is a chinless simpleton.
  • Visitor 7: Simonides, you have consumed too much wine!
  • Simonides: I have, and I will again. But had I not, would our pharaoh be any less a goose?
  • Soldier: Is everything to your liking, my lord?
  • Eudoros: The water's a bit tepid today. Such incompetence.
  • Soldier: My lord. Are you properly served?
  • Eudoros: Quite. See that my towels are readied.
  • Soldier: Can I do anything for you, my lord?
  • Eudoros: Stop annoying me, if you please. Idiot.
    Ah! My skin! Sure an affliction. I should never have consorted with that sailor.
    Bring me my roast piglet! I love to eat in a warm bath.

Bayek snuck up behind Eudoros and shoved his head into the water in the bath. Eudoros managed to escape his grip however, and the two entered a struggle. As Eudoros tried to strangle Bayek, the latter activated his Hidden Blade, plunging it into Eudoros' throat while accidentally cutting off his own ring finger.

Bayek screaming in pain

  • Bayek: Die, and be done with it!
  • Eudoros: May the gods curse you! What cause have you to kill me?
  • Bayek: It was you who murdered my son before my eyes.
  • Eudoros: You are a fool!
  • Bayek: At the temple in Siwa.
  • Eudoros: That forsaken shit hole? I had nothing to do with that disaster!

Bayek saw an apparition of a snake approaching Eudoros.

  • Bayek: It is too late for your lies. Anubis awaits.

Bayek facing Eudoros

Bayek struck his Hidden Blade into the snake, causing Eudoros to collapse as Bayek looked at the stump of his mutilated ring finger.

  • Bayek: It is worth the loss to slay the Snake at last.
  • Eudoros: The Snake?... The Snake will never die.

An apparition of Khemu appeared in the place of the snake Bayek had killed. As Eudoros turned to ash, Bayek held a feather above him.

Bayek cauterizing his wound

  • Bayek: Son of Apep, the lord of the Duat awaits.
  • Visitors: Eudoros! Killed!
    Oh, dear gods! He's been murdered!
    But he was so handsome!
    It's Eudoros! Poor soul!
    Look at the blood!

While escaping the bath house, Bayek cauterized the stump of his ring finger with a burning stick taken from a brazier.

Outcome

Bayek killed Eudoros, seemingly avenging his son.

Gallery

References

Assassin's Creed: Origins memories
Main Quests
The Heron Assassination - Homecoming - The Oasis - The False Oracle - May Amun Walk Beside You - Aya - Gennadios the Phylakitai - End of the Snake - Egypt's Medjay - The Scarab's Sting - The Scarab's Lies - Pompeius Magnus - The Hyena - The Lizard's Mask - The Lizard's Face - The Crocodile's Scales - The Crocodile's Jaws - Way of the Gabiniani - Aya: Blade of the Goddess - The Battle of the Nile - The Aftermath - The Final Weighing - Last of the Medjay - Fall of an Empire, Rise of Another - Birth of the Creed
Side Quests
Special Side Quests
A Gift from the Gods - Incoming Threat - Here Comes a New Challenger - Phylakes' Prey - Lights Among the Dunes - Secrets of the First Pyramids
Siwa Side Quests
Gear Up - Family Reunion - Water Rats - Hideaway - Striking the Anvil - The Healer - Prisoners in the Temple - Bayek's Promise
Lake Mareotis Side Quests
Hidden Tax - The Book of the Dead - Ambush in the Temple - Ulterior Votive - Lady of Slaughter - Birthright - Taste of her Sting
Alexandria Side Quests
The Accidental Philosopher - The Last Bodyguard - Higher Education - Serapis Unites - A Tithe By Any Other Name - The Shifty Scribe - The Odyssey - Wrath of the Poets - Symposiasts - Phylakitai in the Eye - Cat's Cradle
Kanopos Side Quests
Old Times - Wild Ride - Blue Hooligans - The Weasel - The Hungry River
Sap-Meh Nome Side Quests
In Protest - Thick Skin - Fair Trade
Sapi-Res Nome Side Quests
Conflicts of Interest - Smoke Over Water - All Eyes on Us - Lost Happiness - Abuse of Power - The Tax Master - The Ostrich - New Kid in Town - Worker's Lament - The Old Library
Giza Side Quests
Precious Bonds - What's Yours Is Mine - A Gift from the Gods
Memphis Side Quests
A Dream of Ashes - Blood in the Water - Odor Most Foul - Children of the Streets - Taimhotep's Song - The Baker's Dilemma - Mortem Romanum
Saqqara Nome Side Quests
Rites of Anubis - First Blood - When Night Falls - A Rebel Alliance
Faiyum Side Quests
Murder in the Temple - Feeding Faiyum - Curse of Wadjet - Rebel Strike - The Bride - Sobek's Gold - Forging Siwa - The Sickness - Fires of Dionysias - Demons in the Desert
Faiyum Oasis Side Quests
The Champion - The Man Beast - Sobek's Tears - The Jaws of Sobek - Bad Faith - Shadya's Rest - Fighting for Faiyum
Herakleion Nome Side Quests
Recon Work - Loose Cargo - Reunion - Predator to Prey
Uab Nome Side Quests
Seven Farmers
Atef-Pehu Nome Side Quests
The Matriarch
Green Mountains Side Quests
Unseeing Eyes - One Bad Apple - The Good Roman - Playing with Fire - Taking Liberty - Halo of the Huntress - Carpe Diem - Shadows of Apollo
Marmarica Side Quests
His Secret Service
Kyrenaika Side Quests
The Flea of Cyrene - The Lure of Glory - The Mousetrap - Founding Father - Pax Romana - Cat and Mouse - Absolute Power - Are You Not Entertained? - The Smugglers of Cyrene - Dead in the Water - My Brother for a Horse - Here Comes a New Challenger
Isolated Desert Side Quests
Plight of the Rebels
Event Quests
Antique Trafficking - Control Nuisance - Lost and Found - Missing Worker - Stolen Goods
Tombs and Ancient Mechanisms
Adorer of Thoth Tomb - Golden Tomb - Mountain of the Dead - Nomarch's Tomb - Seth-Anat Tomb - Tomb of Amenemhat III - Tomb of Djoser - Tomb of Khafre - Tomb of Khufu - Tomb of Menkaure - Tomb of Smenkhkare - Tomb of Sneferu - Tomb of the Cynic - Tomb of the Nomads - Great Sphinx
Stone Circles
Amun - Apis - Divine Lion - Goat Fish - The Great Twins - Hathor - Horus - Osiris - Pisces - The Scales - Serqet - Tawaret - The Planetarium
Papyrus Puzzles
A Long Drink - Burning Bush - Dead or Alive - Dead End - Deafening Silence - Divided Valley - Fallen Friend - Fertile Land - Forsaken City - In Plain Sight - Just Laws - Nature's Way - Ray of Hope - Royal Flora - Sea of Sand - Sobek's Rage - Stone Fungus - The Blasphemer - The Leaning Tower - The Stone Gaze - Thoth's Secret - Twin Despair - Underground Currents - Undue Haste - Wet Work - Mysterious Papyrus
DLC
Ambush At Sea - Secrets of the First Pyramids
The Hidden Ones
Main Quests
The Hidden Ones - The Land of Turquoise - Where the Slaves Die - The Walls of the Ruler - The Setting Sun - No Chains Too Thick - Sic Semper Tyrannis - The Greater Good
Side Quests
Klysma Nome Side Quests
Rise of Shaqilat - Howls of the Dead - The Ballad of Si-Mut and Gertha - The Killer Shadow - Shadows of the Scarab
Madiama Nome Side Quests
Respect Thy Brother
Arsinoe Nome Side Quests
Shards from a Star
Stone Circles
Ankh - Sobek
Papyrus Puzzles
Tool of Apis - Good Things to Come - Lost Cause - Stealthy Shrub
The Curse of the Pharaohs
Main Quests
The Curse of the Pharaohs - No Honor Amongst Thebes - The Lady of Grace - Cleansing Rite - Something Rotten - Soured Libations - Aten Rising - The Heretic - Blood in the Water - The King of Kings - A Pharaoh's Shadow - A Pharaoh's Heart and Name - A Pharaoh's Hemset - A Pharaoh's Ka
Side Quests
Thebes Side Quests
The Theban Triad - Master of the Secret Things - Perchance to Dream
Theban Necropolis Side Quests
Burnt Offerings - A Sister's Vow - Idol Hands - Drowned Tools - A Motherless Child - Unfair Trade
Thebes Nome Side Quests
Crocodile Tears - National Treasures
Yebu Nome Side Quests
Losers Weepers - Fish Out Of Water - Laid to Rest
Aaru Side Quests
Love or Duty
Aten Side Quests
Gods or Creed - The Cat - The Ibis - The Hawk
Heb Sed Side Quests
Follower or Leader
Duat Side Quests
Shield or Blade - A Necessary Evil - Khepri's Amulet - The God's Spark
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