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God Of War Ragnarok Forest Ancient: How To Defeat It? (Tips & Strategies)

Here are some tips and strategies that can help you to defeat Forest Ancient in God of War Ragnarok.

God of War Ragnarok outstandingly delivers its strong story along with some great in-game elements. It is a delight for all the veteran God of War players out there. The game is divided into main story quests and Favor quests and if you are a completionist, you might not want to miss any of the hidden regions in this game. Besides this, there are some returning bosses in this game that hits nostalgia very hard and painfully. Well, Forest Ancient is one of those returning bosses other than Soul Eaters in God of War Ragnarok. You will encounter this monster during the Reckoning main story quest. If you have already squared off against this enemy but are unable to defeat it, then this article got you covered. Check out this guide that features some tips and strategies to beat Forest Ancient in GoW Ragnarok.

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How to beat Forest Ancient in GoW Ragnarok

How To Defeat Forest Ancient In God Of War Ragnarok

Those who have faced Forest Ancient already once know that its body is impenetrable. However, there are some weak spots that you can target to cause massive damage. Forest Ancient launches projectiles from its chest causing a considerable amount of damage. So, make sure to roll out of the way or shield yourself if there’s an incoming attack. A perfect defense against Forest Ancient is the first step towards beating him in GoW Ragnarok.

The next step should be targeting the weaker spot, its open chest. Whenever Forest Ancient is about to launch a projectile through its chest, you will get a small opening wherein you can use Leviathan Axe to hit it. It might take only 2-3 blows of Leviathan Axe to stun the Forest Ancient. This is when you can use the Special R3 attack to cause lethal damage. Repeating it multiple times will result in the defeat of Forest Ancient in GoW Ragnarok.

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Also, keep a note that this creature launches some orbs that cause damage if you get hit. Although, if it doesn’t, you can pick it up and throw it on the Forest Ancient to stun him.

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That’s all you have to do in order to defeat the Forest Ancient in God of War Ragnarok. Meanwhile, you are here, make sure to check out our GoW Ragnarok Wiki on Gamer Tweak.