An oracle foretold to acrisius that he would be killed by the son of his daughter Danae, so paranoid Acrisius locked his daughter away After four years Acrisius found out that his daughter did in fact have a son thanks to Zeus.
Athena and Hermes hop in to help
thank you very much Athena and Hermes
take this to aid you in your journey
They were cast to sea, however they survive and end up on the island of Seriphus, and the king of the island named Dictys found them and took them in and raised Perseus.
Medusa was slain
Goddess Athena where is Medusa?*whispering*
Polydectes wanted to send Perseus away to be killed so he could marry Danae. Then Polydectes demanded for the head of medusa whose look turned people to stone.
what happened to you?
Perseus heads to the land of the Hesperides where he receives a bag for medusa's head, a adamantine sword, and Hades helm of darkness. Then Hermes gave winged sandals and a shield from Athena.
Perseus headed to the land of the Gorgons. He used his his shield to see Medusa and with Athena's help Perseus cut off the head of Medusa.
Perseus traveled to the kingdom of king Cepheus which he had found a beautiful maiden chained to the rock named Andromeda the kings daughter. Her mother was responsible