Assassin’s Creed Valhalla | Flyting Answers

By James Billcliffe, Tuesday, 10 November 2020 14:06 GMT

In the world of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, the most dangerous barbs are made with words, not arrows. Flyting is the medieval practice of disparaging wordplay, essentially a Viking rap-battle, where you trade rhyming insults with your opponent in verse.

It’s one of the sillier diversions in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, but an underrated important one. Winning flyting matches improves your character’s charisma, which unlocks different dialogue options later down the line.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Flyting tips

The basics of flyting are easy: insult your opponent as callously as possible, while making sure it rhymes with what has already been said.

However, to score the most injuriously witty retort you need to also match the beat of what’s been said (not say too much or too little), and match the meaning of the original insult. There’s no skill in saying something random.

For example, if your opponent calls you stupid, then you should look for a reply which insults their intelligence too.

With this in mind, we’ve collated all of the “correct” answers to the early flyting matches in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. While you are timed in your responses, if you have this open when you enter a match there’s more than enough time to look at the answers and pick the right one.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Flyting Answers

Alvis in Fornburg

Assassin's Creed Valhalla Alvis Flyting Answers
I'll recall what you're taught ere I enter the fray
Then I'll tell you you've nothing inside of your skull
I will flyt you with flourish and best you with flair

Manning, Fighter of Wolves

Assassin's Creed Valhalla Manning, Fighter of Wolves Flyting Answers
What you make up in muscles, you lack in spine
Perfectly placed to give children a scare
You're like your arms, incredibly thick

Jungulf in Repton

Jungulf in Repton Flyting Answers
O, to beat such a braggart will surely be fun
You're a weakling, a milksop, a cadger, a louse
Your pride is appalling and your rhyming is worse

Fergal the Faceless

Fergal the Faceless Flyting Answers
Pick whatever you like in this match, the outcome is the same

Hogg the Burly

Hogg the Burly Flyting Answers
O, you're barely an insect, a fly that I'll swat
You're possessed of a baldness that scared off your hair
You've the brain of a donkey to challenge a Norse

Chadwick, Monger of Gossip

Chadwick, Monger of Gossip Flyting Answers
Then you're speaking to fools, and their knowledge is flawed
And they're sorely mistaken, I'm known for my might
Then you've clearly misheard them, my wit is immense

Thor

Thor Flyting Answers
O beware what you ask for, I'll finish the fight
I'm as wise as an owl, and you're a fool of a god
Well, your victory's not what my visions portend

Ove the Scarred

Ove the Scarred Flyting Answers
And your thick little skull is fine for grinding my axe on
Test your might against mine and we'll see how you do
If it's fighting you want, I shall take you on now
Make use of parries and heavy attacks to win the fistfight

Acolyte Alwin

Acolyte Alwin Flyting Answers
Though you speak through another, your writing's still poor
Though you choose to be quiet, your folly is loud
With such drivel you speak, I see why you keep mum

Lady Ellette

Lady Ellette Flyting Answers
For they put all who hear them to sleep
I'll defeat you and banish all doubt
Lend a salve, for your words make me ill

Hertha the Very High

Hertha the Very High Flyting Answers
The one fool that I see here is up on that wall
Then enjoy while you can, a great fall is at hand
What's it like feigning hugeness? You're naught but a gnome

Borghild the Alewife’s Bane

Borghild the Alewife's Bane Flyting Answers

Your face brings to mind the arse-end of a horse!
Well, you're thick-skulled, loathsome, and lacking a brain
You've drunk far too much ale, now you're just telling lies

Fenn the Wistful

Fenn the Wistful Flyting Answers
Nay, one thousand's a pittance, it's closer to ten
It is not mine to judge, only fill up the graves
To ensure that I'll sit in Valhalla one day

For more help with Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, check out our run-down of the best weapons, as well as our character-building guide of the best skills.

Or if it’s action you’re after, we have guides on how to beat the early-game optional bosses: Erik Loyalskull the Lost Drengr and the Elk of Bloody Peaks Legendary Animal.

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