Prince of Persia Enemies
Weapon(s) Fravashis Sword[1]
Damage Moderate
Behavior Aggressive
Weaknesses No armor, low stamina[1]
Strengths Moderate
Special Abilities Invisibility[1]
Origin Island of Time
Species Sand Creature
Creator Kaileena
Affiliation Kaileena
Series Information
Located In Garden Tower
Mystic Caves
Appearances Prince of Persia: Warrior Within

Shadows are an uncommon enemy encountered in Prince of Persia: Warrior Within.

Official Description

"Expertly trained in the art of stealth, these creatures can traverse the castle grounds unseen. The Empress often puts them to use overseeing her other creatures. Sword and dagger strikes will rip a victim up before they can locate the source of such vicious attacks."
—Official Booklet Description[1]


Shadows are first encountered in the Garden Tower and make another appearance in the Mystic Caves as they blend in with the fog. They seem to share the same characteristics as the Bladedancers.



Shadows are frightening creatures that are blessed with the power of invisibility. They can sneak up on the Prince and attack him without him even knowing they're there. Luckily, however, they possess no armor, and once detected, can be dispatched easily enough. Shadows have outlines that make them partially visible.

Their weapons are also completely visible, so it almost looks as if the weapon is floating on its own. Their swords, Camros and Fravashis, are cursed and can harm the Prince with each successful attack on an enemy using the weapons).



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Prince of Persia: Warrior Within Official Strategy Guide, page 23

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