Evil West: All Chests And Lore Locations

Learn where all the treasure chests and lore items are present in the 16 missions!

Story Highlights
  • Treasure chests provide perks as well as skins to players while Lore items contribute to lore knowledge!
  • The best way to encounter chests and lore is by exploring while doing a first or second playthrough!
  • The main benefit of getting all lore items, chests and other collectibles is that you will be able to 100% the game.
  • You do not need to get the lore items or all chests to complete the game.

Evil West has a hell of a lot of collectibles through which people can encounter hidden perks and skins and delve deeper into the lore that the game has to offer to players. Our Evil West All Chests And Lore Locations guide will uncover them in great detail! 

Mission 1

The first mission has a total of 2 lores that players can get their hands on, so let’s discuss those! 

Lore 1 

Document 1
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To get your hands on the first lore piece, make your way back between the cliffs, and turn right at the back of an entrance to a container. The container will be placed in front of a fire that is currently broken out, and when you enter the container, there will be a bag that will be placed which will reveal the fragment of inventory

Lore 2 

Document 2
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As for the second piece, turn around from the inside of a container, and climb up to the roof. From there, steer left, turn back, and string along to another platform. Keep running across the fires until you can make your way over to one edge of it, which will reveal Chester Morgan’s Letter lore. 

Mission 2

As for the second mission, we will have one treasure chest and four lore pieces to get through

Treasure Chest 

Treasure Chest
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From where the hay is placed, turn around, and run across the large gap across the platform. After fighting off the enemies, head into the house and the other room inside it, and you will be able to find the chest with a ghost scarf in it. 

Lore 1 

Document 1
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Head out from another house, and on your left will be another abandoned shack you can enter. Once you head in, you will be able to find the document placed on a small table which will be the familiar Tattoo project

Lore 2 

Document 2
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Head through the small gap in the cliffs between the spiderwebs, and you will have to investigate the bridge, after which you can head down the stairs, defeat the enemies, and head into the small area that is present in the back of where the enemies were located which will reveal the first of Peter D’Abano’s Notes

Lore 3

Document 3
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From where there is water everywhere, grab onto a small ladder that can push you up, start running across the ruins, turn around and drop down onto the lower platform. You will need to open the gates, and the second notes will be present there. 

Lore 4 

Document 4
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From there, run across the cliffs and jump down onto a platform where some enemies will fight. Start running into the area where you see the small sign-off, which you can hang off. More enemies to fight, which will open the gate, and the notes will be presented a little further away from the gate. 

Mission 3

There will be a total of 9 lore pieces that you can encounter in the third mission. 

Lore 1 

1st Document
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After getting the first cash bag, turn back, and run past the two horses, and there will be a small carriage will be present with the first lore piece, which will be the first daily mail news

Lore 2

2nd Document
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From getting the first lore piece, you will want to turn back and start making your way into the home, and right beside the stairs; there will be another document present: the president Lincoln and William Rentier

Lore 3 

3rd Document
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To get the third lore piece, you will want to turn back around, after which you can head straight, where there will be a room on your right. Enter it, and the third lore piece, which will be the daily mail news 2/4, will be alongside a lamp. 

Lore 4

4th Document
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The fourth lore piece will also be present in the same room. From the place where you got your third lore, go around the table, and then start running forth where there are a few bookshelves, and the RI Files lore piece will be present there. 

Lore 5 

5th Document
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As for the fifth lore piece, it will be once again placed in the same room as the third and fourth pieces. Head back from the bookshelves, and then start making your way across the room until you come across the right corner of it, where there will be the Jesse Among Ri Cadet’s lore. 

Lore 6 

6th Document
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After getting your next cash bag, start making your way down the stairs, head back into the main entrance area, up the stairs, and then up the left stairs, and the Civil War Time Photo lore will be on the bookshelves. 

Lore 7 

7th Document
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From the bookshelves, just keep making your way across the main platform, and then take a left turn, and there will be a few curtains and a small table that will be present there with the seventh lore piece, which will be the First Prototype of The Gauntlet

Lore 8 

8th Document
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After getting the prototype lore, head back down the stairs; you will need to head into the room where you found the 34d, 4th and 5th lore and head out from the back. The lore will be sat on an armchair that will be presented beside a grandfather’s clock, and it will be a portrait of William Rentier

Lore 9

9th Document
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From the place where you got your cash bag in front of a pillar, turn around and start running straight across the platform, where the lore will be placed against a wall, and it will be Jesse’s Great Grandfather

As for the fourth mission, it will neither contain any treasure chests nor any lore pieces. 

Mission 5 

The fifth mission will contain a total of 2 treasure chests and 5 lore pieces that we will delve deeper into. 

Lore 1 

1st Document
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From inside the building where the questline is taking you, you will be in a room which will look like a scientific lab. There will be a few stretchers, and there will also be a lot of blood on the floor. Emila and Vergil in the Calico lore piece will be present from where there is a stretcher and blood beside it. 

Lore 2 

2nd Document
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After getting the cash bag, turn back around, and start running past the area where there is a blue-colored generator of sorts and there will be a large table that will be placed with a few tools and a lore piece which will be the Vergil’s Curriculum placed on top of the table. 

Lore 3 

3rd Document
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After getting your cash bag in the waterfall area, turn right back around, and keep running across between the two cliffs until you can encounter another place where there is water. Across it, the lore bag will be sitting on the ground, and it will be the first of agent bloom’s bestiary

First Treasure Chest 

Chest 1
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From on top of the cliff, where you get your cash bag, jump down, and start running across the main cliff, which will bring you to your first chest, which will contain a hidden perk known as Booming business

Lore 4 

4th Document
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From where you got the cash bag in the waterfall area, start running across until you can encounter a small tree branch that you can jump across, and then kill the enemies. Steer left, keep heading straight, and the second of agent bloom’s bestiary will be present beside the broken-down rail tracks. 

Lore 5 

From the place where you got your 19th cash bag, turn around and start heading for the place where you can see a small ladder that you can climb. And the third agent, bloom’s bestiary, will be present beside a few rail tracks. 

Second Chest 

Chest 2
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From here, keep heading straight, then steer right where there is a small ladder. Keep heading straight until you encounter a dead end, and you’ll find the Ghost rifle skin present there. 

Mission 6 

The 6th mission will contain a total of 7 lore pieces as well as two treasure chests. 

Lore 1 

1st Document
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From the start of the mission, when you are inside a bar-type building, head up the stairs, and there will be a small table placed against a wall with the first lore piece, which will be William renter’s writings

Lore 2 

2nd Document
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After getting the cash bag, turn back around to face the poker table, and you will want to turn around and start making your way up the stairs, where there will be a small area with sitting chairs and bookshelves, and Emilia’s Promotion Letter will be placed on a table. 

Lore 3 

3rd Document
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After getting the cash bag from the wooden planks, turn right back around, and there will be a few barrels that will be present in front of you, and the first Baxter’s miner letter will be placed on top of a red barrel that will be placed beside a yellow barrel. 

Lore 4 

4th Document
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After getting your 7th cash bag, turn back around, run across the rail tracks, and head outside the shack. And you will need to go back into the snow to murder some enemies and head into a small shed in front of you, which will have William and the Baxter crew’s lore piece

Lore 5 

5th Document
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From the same area, head out of the shack run across the area where you can see two split bridges; and there will be a few barrels that will be placed on the snow, and a medallion lore piece will be present on a standing barrel. 

Lore 6 

6th Document
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After getting the 10th cash bag, turn around and string along to get to another platform, and the second baxter’s miner letter will be at the corner of the platform. 

First Treasure Chest 

Chest 1
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After getting the 20th cash bag placed on a few barrels, blow up the TNT next to it and head inside the small crawlspace, where there will be a treasure chest with the ghost suit skin present. 

Lore 7 

7th Document
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From where you got the first chest, head back, and punch through the small gate on the right. And keep making your way forward until you can encounter a cart and a small shelf with boxes. A piece of torn paper will be present, the seventh lore piece. 

Second Chest 

Chest 2
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From here, do a 180, start running across the rail tracks, and duck into a small blue crawlspace where you will need to defeat a few enemies. Head into a small room in the right corner, and you can get hidden perk lethal heights there. 

Mission 7 

The seventh mission will entail a total of 5 lore pieces and two chests that places can get their hands on. 

Lore 1 

1st Document
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From the place where you got your first cash bag, turn back around, and there will be a small area in the ground where there will be tons of grates, and right in front of it, there will be a long table with the first document present which be a daily mail news

Lore 2 

2nd Document
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After getting the second cash bag from a small sitting area, turn around, head down the stairs, head out of the room and head downstairs. Take your first right into a room, and Emilia’s medical arts diploma lore piece will be on an operating table. 

Lore 3 

3rd Document
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From the area with tons of red strings, take a small ladder up, run straight, and duck underneath a fallen tree branch. The document bag will be disguised pretty well and placed in front of a few stones, and it will be one/sixth of Felicity’s Diary

Lore 4 

4th Document
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From getting your cash bag from a tree stump, run up the hill and head into the abandoned home. There will be a few barrels that will be present there, and Felicity’s Letter to the sawmill workers will also be present there. 

First Chest 

1st Chest
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After getting the cash bag from a barrel, head back into the room where there are even more barrels strewn about, and there will be an area to the left where you can enter, and there will be a chest with the Ghost hat skin in it. 

Lore 5

5th Document
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From where you got your cash bag from the parasiter area, keep heading forth into a small area where there are even more remains, and the second of Felicity’s diary will be placed in front of a few remains. 

Second Chest 

2nd Chest
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From the cash bag, you got that was placed on top of 4 crates, start heading down, jumping down, and head straight for the area where you can burn a few branches. There will be a chest there that will contain the Boom Ball’s hidden perk

Mission 8 

As for the eighth mission, you will be able to get one chest as well as 4 lore items. 

Lore 1 

1st Lore
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From where you got the second cash bag, turn around and head into the room where there is a long table, and the establishment of the calico’s outpost will be present there. 

Lore 2 

2nd Lore
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Head outside the room where you got the first lore, head up the stairs, and turn right to head into the room, and the second lore piece is in the corner of the room. 

Lore 3 

3rd Lore
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From the area where you got your 16th cash bag, you will be in an outside area that will be extremely eerie, covered in tree branches, and the orchid de la Vida lore piece will be present in the extreme corner. 

Lore 4 

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From where you got a cash bag hat placed on a piece of equipment surrounded by barrels, turn around, follow the bloody footprints, and swing onto a large open area. Head across and jump across a small ladder, and the documents will be presented in the corner towards a few fences. 

Chest 

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From the area where you get your 34th cash bag, head down to the ground where there are tons of orange creatures, and you will need to lower the pool to reveal the chest, which will present the adrenaline junkie hidden perk for players.  

Mission 9 

In mission 9, players will be able to encounter 3 lore pieces, as well as a total of 3 treasure chests. 

Lore 1 

1st Document
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From the area where you got your third cash bag, start making your way out of the room and then head up the stairs, and turn right. There will be a table in the checkboard-tiled room where the grant of land lore will be present. 

Lore 2 

2nd Document
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From the barrels where you got your fifth cash bag, turn left and string alongside to the other side of the river, turn right and keep heading straight. A small crate on the floor will have the first Garrow’s secretary report lore present. 

First Chest 

1st Chest
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From the same place, blow up the TNT before you and then jump down. Turn around, and a chest will be present towards the broken edge, which will contain a ghost boomstick skin

Second Chest 

2nd Chest
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After getting your 17th cash bag from the crates placed against the wall, start making your way across the puddle of water, steer left and keep heading straight. Turn right into a small diversion, go up the ladder, then steer right, punch your way into a small room, and burn the spiderwebs to access the chest. 

Lore 3 

3rd Document
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After getting the 23rd cash bag, run past the bent-over men and turn right into a room. The second garrow’s secretary report lore will be present in the room. 

Third Chest 

3rd Treasure Chest
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After getting the final cash bag from a room surrounded by crates, head out, run past the lit-up fire, and make your way over to the branches you can set on fire. The chest with the bursting bolts upgrades will be present there. 

Mission 10 

As for the 10th mission, players can access 6 lore pieces to collect and one chest. 

Lore 1 

1st Lore
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After getting the second cash bag from the long working table, turn left and run past the two men and you will come into a corner where there will be a few crates placed conveniently where you can find the fourth daily mail news lore. 

Lore 2 

2nd Lore
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From the same place, turn around, run past the table, and straight into the other room. Turn left, head up the stairs, and then right right and go into the checkboard-tiled room. The state courier lore is present in front of a few tattered drapes. 

Lore 3 

3rd Lore
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After getting your 17th cash bag from the tree trunks on fire, head up the hill and take the planks up. Keep heading straight until you encounter a few shiny ores, and the third of Felicity’s diary will be placed on the corner. 

Lore 4 

4th Lore
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After getting your 23rd cash bag from the area with wheels, turn around and look ahead. There will be a few stacked barrels, whereby you can see the fourth piece of Felicity’s diary placed there. 

Lore 5 

5th Lore
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From the area where you got your 28th cash bag, turn around, steer left and run past the few shiny ones on the ground, and felicity’s fifth diary lore will be placed against a wall in front of a few more shiny ores. 

Lore 6 

6th Lore
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From where you get your 30th cash bag from the toolbox, turn around, start running across, and then right from the train tracks. Run past the shiny ores, and there will be a small card with wheels where the 6th felicity’s diary lore will be placed. 

Chest 

Chest
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From where you got the fourth Felicity’s diary, head out the door, and kill off the enemies there. Take the chain and start climbing up the building; the chest will contain a healthy lifestyle hidden perk

Mission 11 

The 11th mission will give players 3 lore items and 2 chests. 

Lore 1 

1st Lore
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After getting the 10th cash bag from a grassy area with fences, turn right and head into a small deck around the house; steer right and into a small room with bags all around, and a 7-year-old’s drawing lore will be present there. 

First Chest 

1st Chest
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From where you get your 11th cash bag, turn around, and start running across the bags scattered across the room. And take the ladders up, then turn a bit to the right. There will be a work-life balance hidden perk there. 

Lore 2 

2nd Lore
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From a small cart where you get your 15th cash bag, turn around, and jump across a fallen tree branch, and there will be a tattered roof where you can find some barrels and the second of grey oaks resident letter lore

Lore 3 

3rd Lore
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From the area where you got your 16th cash bag on a small crate, run past the fire on the ground, up the small ladder, and head straight, and the lore will be placed on a few barrels, and it will be the first of grey oak’s resident letter. 

Second Chest 

2nd Chest
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From the same place, if you look behind, there will also be a chest containing the ghost revolver skin

Mission 12 

Let’s discuss Evil West All Chests And Lore Locations for mission 12! 

Lore 1 

1st Lore
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From the area where you got your first cash bag, turn around from the spiderweb-covered wall, jump down, head left, and punch your way into the room. There will be a bag placed on a corner against a window with the agent’s letter to the Ri Crew

Chest 1 

1st Chest
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After getting your 7th cash bag, shoot down the target to allow a rope to fall down, and climb up it. Turn right and start going down the stairs, and you will encounter a platform where there will be a chest with the ghost gauntlet skin present in it. 

Lore 2 

2nd Lore
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From the cash bag that is placed on a few boxes with snow on top of them, turn around, head toward the area where there are a few TNTs present, and if you pan your camera a bit to the left, there will be a box on which there is a bag present which will contain the president Chester Arthur’s letter lore

Chest 2

2nd Chest
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After getting the 11th cash bag, head down the small ladder and onto the main ground, zipline to the other end of the cliff, and up the cliffside, and take the chain up until your reach the main ground. The chest will be presented in a hidden area that is protected by a fallen branch. 

Lore 3 

3rd Lore
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After getting the 12th cash bag, turn around and punch through the wooden planks, and the first William rentier’s letter lore will be present beside a blue generator. 

Mission 13 

In the 13th mission, players will be able to come across a total of 4 lore items as well as one treasure chest. 

Lore 1 

1st Lore
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From inside the bar, start running into the room where there is a man in the doorway, and there will be a small cash bag there. From there, turn around and head into the room in front of you, then head down the stairs. Go through the circular entrance, and a manual by William Rentier lore will be present on a bench. 

Lore 2 

2nd Lore
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From the same place, head around and run to the blue generator, and there will be a long table with the Thomas A/ Edison visiting Calico lore piece placed on the table, which you can add to your collection. 

Lore 3 

After getting your hands on the fourth cash bag, head back from the cart on the grassy patch and head down the cliff’s edge, where you can find a fragment of a letter from Chester morgan hidden in the grassy area. 

Chest 

Chest
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After getting your 11th cash bag, run across the red platforms and shoot down any targets that you can see. Head on the red/black platform that is on the furthest left, and the chest will contain a hidden perk called life support

Lore 4  

4th Lore
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After you get your 16th cash bag, turn back around, there will be a small crate that will be present at the edge of the platform, which will contain another letter from Chester Morgan lore

Mission 14 

In the 14th mission, players will be able to get 3 lore items and 2 chests. 

Lore 1 

1st Lore
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After getting your 15th cash bag, run across the small boxes that are covered by spiderwebs, and the second William rentier’s writings are present there. 

Chest 1 

1st Chest
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From here, go around the boxes, and you will be able to encounter a chest that will be glowing and hidden from plain sight, and it will contain the ghost zapper skin

Chest 2  

2nd Chest
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After getting the 20th cash bag from the tons of barrels, run past the train carts, and head towards the area where there is a building with a chain on it that you can climb up. The chest will be placed on top of the building and will contain the cooldown hidden perk

Lore 2 

2nd Lore
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After getting your 24th cash bag, start running across the train tracks and run past the ladder that is placed beside a few shining ores, and head between the open train carts. Punch through to get into the hidden room, and the third William Rentier writings lore will be present there. 

Lore 3 

3rd Lore
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After getting the 29th cash bag from the barrel, turn back, and there will be a few wooden planks that will contain the second William rentier’s letter. 

Mission 15 

For the fifteenth mission, you can get your hands on 2 treasure chests as well as 2 lore items. 

Chest 1 

1st Chest
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After getting the 10th cash bag, head down the ladders, and if you look to your right, there will be a small deck that you can follow, and a chest with the fire and forget upgrade will be present there. 

Lore 1

1st Lore
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After getting the cash bag from in front of the wooden wall, steer right, head onto the wooden deck that is in front of you, and zipline onto the ground, defeat the enemies, and head into the room, which has a checkered tile in it and benches surrounding it. The drawing by young Felicity will be present on the table. 

Chest 2 

2nd Chest
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Turn around, and head straight ahead until you encounter a small room to the left, and the chest with a perk point will be present there. 

Lore 2 

2nd Lore
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After getting your 16th cash bag from the room where there is blood all around and a lot of bookshelves with red strings, the lore will be Peter DAbano and Felicity lore; mission 16 will contain neither a treasure chest nor any lore. 

Summary 

And there we have it! All treasure chests, as well as lore items, have now been discovered, and with that, we will wrap up our Evil West All Chests And Lore Locations guide!

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