Nioh follows the story William in pursuit of Edward Kelley who has captured and stole his Guardian Spirit Saoirse.
William's journey is divided into chapters, each chapter takes place in a different region. For the list of regions and more detailed information about them, see the regions page.
|London • Kyushu • Chugoku • Kinki • Tokai • Sekigahara • Omi • Tohoku • Osaka (W) • Osaka (S)|
Each region has a main story, made up from main missions and optional sub missions. Some missions are available as a twilight variant that are a more difficult variant of the main missions. Two of these missions are available each day and they are on a rotation.
Main Missions • Sub Missions • Dojo Missions • Twilight Missions
William encounters characters throughout his journey, some becoming his ally, some becoming powerful Bosses to challenge. Most have their own Guardian Spirits that they share with William after completing a certain mission.