Wayward Compass


Cost: soul_cost_hollow_knight_wiki
Geo: hollow_knight_wiki_geo_icon220 
Location: Dirtmouth
Effect: Whispers its location to the bearer whenever a map is open, allowing wanderers to pinpoint their current location.

Wayward Compass in Hollow Knight is one out of the 45 Charms that is found in the game. These charms are special items that provide The Knight buffs that will help with both traversing Hallownest and battling its foes. Charms require Notches and can only be equipped and unequipped while having The Knight sit on a bench.


Wayward Compass Information

Wayward Compass whispers the current location to the player whenever they open and use the map, providing you with the advantage of familiarizing yourself with the different locations of Hallownest. 


Wayward Compass Acquisition

  • Location: Dirtmouth
  • Acquisition: Right after your first encounter with Cornifer and purchasing your first map from him, head to Iselda's shop in Dirthmouth where you can purchase the Wayward Compass from her for hollow_knight_wiki_geo_icon220.


Wayward Compass Notes

  • Charms can only be equipped and unequipped by using a bench.
  • Wayward Compass is useful for exploration purposes, especially at the early parts of the game.
  • This charm is helpful in aiding you with exploring certain areas you are unfamiliar with, or if you are not used with viewing the map.



Baldur Shell  ♦  Carefree Melody  ♦  Dashmaster  ♦  Deep Focus  ♦  Defender's Crest  ♦  Dream Wielder  ♦  Dreamshield  ♦  Flukenest  ♦  Fragile Greed  ♦  Fragile Heart  ♦  Fragile Strength  ♦  Fury of the Fallen  ♦  Gathering Swarm  ♦  Glowing Womb  ♦  Grimmchild  ♦  Grubberfly's Elegy  ♦  Grubsong  ♦  Heavy Blow  ♦  Hiveblood  ♦  Joni's Blessing  ♦  Kingsoul  ♦  Lifeblood Core  ♦  Lifeblood Heart  ♦  Longnail  ♦  Mark of Pride  ♦  Nailmaster's Glory  ♦  Quick Focus  ♦  Quick Slash  ♦  Shaman Stone  ♦  Shape of Unn  ♦  Sharp Shadow  ♦  Soul Catcher  ♦  Soul Eater  ♦  Spell Twister  ♦  Spore Shroom  ♦  Sprintmaster  ♦  Stalwart Shell  ♦  Steady Body  ♦  Thorns of Agony  ♦  Unbreakable Greed  ♦  Unbreakable Heart  ♦  Unbreakable Strength  ♦  Void Heart  ♦  Weaversong


Tired of anon posting? Register!
Load more
⇈ ⇈