Animus data fragments were digital objects spread throughout the Animus-rendered cites of Constantinople and Cappadocia during Desmond Miles’ comatose Animus sessions, several islands of the Caribbean during the research into Edward Kenway’s genetic memories by an Abstergo Entertainment analyst and various locations of the North Atlantic and River Valley regions during the exploration of Shay Cormac’s memories by the Helix research analyst.
Animus Shards can be used for up-gradation in Assassin’s Creed: China. Below you can find out the guide of all Animus Shards locations in the game.
The Escape Animus Shard locations:
There are total 6 Animus Shards that you can find in The Escape chapter in Assassin’s Creed: China.
Animus Shard #1:
As you passing through the prisoners and jump front of a large statue, at the end you have to jump over to the next platform, but you can also jump down , there you will find the first Animus Shard of the game.
Animus Shard #2:
After getting the first, you proceed and you have to go up, by climbing the wall, as you reach at the top, where you can go on, look behind, you can see a wall where you can climb, go up and find the second one.
Animus Shard #3:
You will find this one right after finding your sword, you can miss it. It’s behind the soldier that you killed after fitting your sword.
Animus Shard #4:
As you proceed, after you learn to stun the soldier and after that you know that, when soldiers talking they can’t know what’s happing, and you go up right front of them. Don’t jump but climb up all the way to find the shard.
Animus Shard #5:
After completing your training with the sword, you proceed and see a person named “Hong Liwei”. After that you have to jump over a hanging cage, but first go down to find the shard.
Animus Shard #6:
As you reached at the Hong Liwei and tell him you will get the key, after killing the guard on that line, go straight at the dead end to find the shard.