Assassin’s Creed 3 Encyclopedia of the Common Man Guide

Like every Assassin’s Creed installment, Assassin’s Creed 3 comes with a series of side-missions that will help you reach your ultimate objective. One such mission has you scanning multiple NPC actions and in this Assassin’s Creed 3 Encyclopedia of the Common Man side quest guide we will show you how to do that.

Encyclopedia of a Common Man is one such side mission. During the Sixth sequence, you will be assigned a side quest (Encyclopedia of the Common Man) by your acquaintance Achilles in the Homestead.

The objective of the side quest is to fill in the encyclopedia entries by scanning the actions of your workers and artisans.

It’s not only about monitoring as you also need to hire them. Once you have hired these Artisans, you can scan them doing following activities / actions:

For more help on Assassin’s Creed 3, read our Almanac Pages, Peg leg Trinkets and Treasure Locations.

Assassin’s Creed 3 Encyclopedia of the Common Man

Big Dave: Blacksmith Actions

  • Hammering metal
  • Sharpening an axe
  • Fixing a wagon’s wheel
  • Nailing on horseshoes
  • Splitting logs

Lyle White: Doctor Actions

  • With a client
  • Writings in a journal
  • Taking measurements
  • He will be tending to the garden’s herbs behind his house
  • Picking herbs
  • Playing the Bowls game
  • Reading on a tree stump

Warren and Prudence: Farmer Actions

  • Pouring grain
  • Plowing field
  • Milking cow
  • Cutting wheat
  • Bee Keeping
  • Butter making.
  • Baking Bread.
  • Plucking the chickens

Myriam: Huntress Actions

  • Maintaining the musket
  • Firing the musket at game
  • Cooking food on a spit
  • Trading animal pelts.
  • Setting Traps

Oliver and Corinne: Innkeeper Actions

  • Changing bottles
  • Butchering pig
  • Crushing apples
  • Idle behind bar
  • Stomping grapes

Godfrey and Terry: Lumber Actions

  • Chopping wood
  • Use of the saw
  • Transferring wood to the wagon
  • Reading Newspaper
  • Playing bowls game
  • Unloading from cart

Norris: Miner Actions

  • Mining with the pick-axe
  • Panning for gold
  • Lighting the mine lantern
  • Looking after the tools

Ellen: Tailor Actions

  • Hovering around the chair
  • Taking measurements
  • Sewing
  • Clothes Washing
  • Dealing with client

Lance: Woodworker Actions

  • Checking the fence
  • Rubbing the chair with a paper
  • Rubbing the Wood with a paper
  • Filling in a log book
  • Repairing a beam

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