1. If you want to kill all the enemies make sure to take a sword with. You will need it to break a lock in the first section.
2. Put out candles to create “Shadow Paths”.
3. Don’t drop any item, you might need it later.
Time for S: 9:00
Enemies: 27 [ Normal Enemies:27 Armored Samurai:0 Ninja:0 Marksmen:0 ]
Simply move forward and kill the first enemy.Pass through the gate on the right and get into the bush. Move through the bushes to bush and kill the enemy in front of the last bush. Then go forward and hide in the shadows in front of the wall. Move right until you can kill the enemy. Move forward and on the left you will see some blue flames, pass through them to complete this section.
Move forward and then get into the first bush on the left. Blow out the candle to create a “Shadow Path” in front of the wall. Move in the shadows until you reach another candle. Put out the candle, move forward and pick up the box. Throw it in front of the wall on the right, get on it and climb over the wall. Turn right and move forward (Kill the enemies on the right if you want) and get the Bamboo Tube which is behind the vase (don’t forget to fill it with water). Aim at the flame and throw water to extinguish it. A shadow path will appear, use it to reach the the bushes on the left. Move along and kill the next enemy. Go into the house on the left. When you get in, on the left there is a cabinet,jump on it and then get on the rafters and move forward until you can kill the enemy below you. Get down and get pass through the door with the blue flames on the right.
Scale the wall with the Kasugai at the start of Section 1 to get to the alternate Section 2 path. There is a map piece next to the locked door inside the building. Be prepared the alternate Section 2 is much harder.
Get into the bush in front of you and kill the enemy on the right. Move forward and get into the lake. Drown the enemy on the right and then pass below the bridge. Turn left and get out of the lake. Pass through the door with the blue flames. (Kill the two enemies on the left and the one on the bridge before you complete this section if you want).
Move forward and pick up the Shurikens. Throw one at the enemy in front of you and he will fall into the well. Move forward, get the sword on the right and break the lock of the door on the left. Go into the building, turn left and move forward. Now turn right, aim at the candle on the left and throw a Shuriken. The candle will be extinguished and a shadow path is created. Follow the shadow path and get inside the room on the right. Go into the room on the right and you will notice that there are three enemies outside the room. Go near the door (on the left) and press your body against the wall. You will be able to kill all three enemies at once. Turn left, move forward and push through the door with the blue flames.
Climb onto the shelf on the right and move forward until you reach an enemy. Kill him. Get out of the room and hide in the bushes on the right. Kill the enemy in front of the bushes. Move forward and get into the building on the right. Go into the room on the right, move forward and kill the enemy in the other room. Leave the room through the door on the left and go through the door with the blue flames.
Move forward, turn right, move forward again and kill the sleeping guard. Get into the building on the left, wait for the girl to pass and get into the corridor through the opening on the left. Climb onto the rafters and move along them. You will see the merchant. Kill him.
Follow the girl until you reach a candle in front of a doorway. Go outside and turn left. The map piece is in the corner on the ground.