Death's Gambit: Afterlife Walkthrough and Guide


Note: This guide is for the 2021 updated release of Death's Gambit: Afterlife, for a walkthrough guide on the original 2019 release of Death's Gambit see here.

Welcome to our Death's Gambit: Afterlife (2021) walkthrough guide. Two years on from the release of Death's Gambit, the Afterlife update gives the original game a fresh lease on life with completely overhauled maps, fresh areas to explore and bosses to beat, new weapons and abilities, three new Endings and a whole new approach to exploration. The Afterlife expansion transforms the game from a great 2D Souls-like into a great 2D Souls-like with Metroidvania style ability unlocks and exploration.

The guide will cover every element of Death's Gambit: Afterlife with a specific focus on locating and defeating every one of the game's tough as nails bosses with an in-depth strategy guides for each (both in Normal and Heroic mode, of course!). We'll also go out of our way to find all of the Feather Plume upgrades, Golden Carrots, Boss Journals, the best gear on offer and provide a range of tips and tricks to help you get through some of the more difficult sections of game.

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What this guide will offer:

To use this guide, you can look at the Table of Contents on the right-hand side (or on a mobile device, the Table of Contents button at the top of the page). You can also refer to this first page for links to all key sections of the guide.

Walkthrough Table of Contents


Boss Encounter Strategies


Achievement/Trophy Guide