Evil West: All 8 Hidden Perks Locations

Find out All 8 Hidden Perks Locations and how to get them in Evil West

Evil West has 8 hidden perks available, which you will find throughout the game. The perks are inside a chest, which is mostly hidden and one can easily miss.

Key Takeaways
  • There is a total of 8 perks available in Evil West.
  • All hidden perks are acquired through a chest.
  • You’ll find Booming Business in The Devil’s Pass in Chapter 5.
  • Lethal Heights can be found in Remote RI Outpots in Chapter 6.
  • Boom Balls can you found in the forest area in Chapter 7, smoke and mirrors.
  • Adrenaline Junkie can be found beyond the platforms in a chest in Chapter 8. 
  • You can acquire Healthy Lifestyle by turning the 3 switches over the wire in Chapter 10. 
  • Work-Life Balance can be found at the start of Chapter 11. 
  • Life Support can be found in the mine in Chapter 13. 
  • In Chapter 14, you can find Tooldown in the spider web area.

Information on all the 8 hidden perks and their locations: 

Hidden perksChapter No.Location
Booming busniessChapter 5Turn left and go under the cliff .You will find a chest.
Lethal heightsChapter 6Crawl through an opening, climb over the fence and open the chest
Boom BallsChapter 7Climb down a hill, burn the bushes and open the chest.
Adrenaline junkieChapter 8Initially solve the puzzle, move the platform the middle and move towards left.
Healthy lifestyle Chapter 10Spot the chain in the switch and shoot it , climb it up and spot a chest
Worklife balanceChapter 11Climb up stairs opposite the Perk Reset Machine, follow the path to find a broken ladder. Go behind the house for a ladder on the left side. Climb it
Life SupportChapter 13Walk along the toxic water, shoot the first and second wooden plank
Tool DownChapter 14Climb up the water tank through chains.

Booming Business

In Chapter 5, The Devil’s Pass, you will find the hidden Booming Business. You will find the first Bandits when you progress in Chapter 5.

Evil West Wolfs
Wolfs in Evil West – [Image by eXputer]
Chapter no. Chapter 5
Location You need to reach the cliff, turn left for it and you’ll eventually spot the chest. 

Moving further, you will come across wolfs, who will be a bit difficult to defeat.

Evil West Cliff
Cliff in Evil West – [Image by eXputer]
After defeating them, you must go under the cliff and turn left. There, you will find a chest, which contains the Booming Business perk. An easy find it is!

Evil West Hidden Booming Business Perk
Hidden Booming Business Perk in Evil West – [Image by eXputer]

Lethal Heights

Chapter no. Chapter 6
Location You can reach this chest by Crawling through a close opening and climbing over the fence.

Found in Chapter 6 Remote RI Outpost. On the main path, you will enter a tunnel after defeating a boss.

Entrance Cave
Cave Entrance – [Image Captured by eXputer]
You will find some enemies on your way, whom you will have to defeat to proceed further.

Evil West Enemies
Enemies – [Image Captured by eXputer]
After defeating those enemies, you will need to crawl through an opening.

Opening Interactable
Interactable Opening – [Image Captured by eXputer]
Thereafter, you will be faced with hordes of enemies and a mini-boss fight.

Evil West Enemies
Enemies – [Image Captured by eXputer]
After clearing your path, you will have to climb over the fence, where you will find a chest.

Fence Interactable
Interactable Fence – [Image Captured by eXputer]
Open the chest to claim the Hidden Perk: Lethal Heights in Evil West.

Evil West Hidden Lethal Heights Perk
Hidden Lethal Heights Perk in Evil West – [Image Captured by eXputer]

Boom Balls 

Chapter no. Chapter 7
Location You need to Climb down a hill, burn the bushes and get to the chest to open it.

It can be found in Chapter 7 Smoke and Mirrors. Where you have to make your way into the forest just before the boss fight. As you explore, you will come across this cliff.

Cliff Interactable
Interactable Cliff – [Image Credit Copyright: eXputer]
After climbing down, you will come across some enemies, indicating that you are near the chest.

Evil West Leeches
Leeches in Evil West – [Image Credit Copyright: eXputer]
After clearing your path, you will find some interactable bushes, which you can burn through your flamethrower. 

Bushes Interactable
Interactable Bushes – [Image Credit Copyright: eXputer]
After burning the bushes, you will find the chest in front of you. Open the chest and claim the hidden Boom Balls Perk.

Evil West Hidden Boom Balls Perk
Hidden Boom Balls Perk in Evil West – [Image Credit Copyright: eXputer]

Adrenaline Junkie 

Chapter no. Chapter 8
Location For getting this perk, you need to solve a puzzle and move the platform, and get to the left side. You’ll spot the chest there.

In Chapter 8 Pharmakon, the hidden Adrenaline Junkie Perk can be found. To get to it, you will have to solve a puzzle. Where you will have to move the platforms and make your way to the chest.

Platforms Interactable
Interactable Platforms – [Screenshot Grab: eXputer]
Moving all the big platforms to the middle and creating a path like this will get you to the chest and next area too!

Path Platforms
Platforms Path – [Screenshot Grab: eXputer]
Following the path to the left, you will get to the chest, which contains the hidden Adrenaline Junkie Perk

Evil West Hidden Aderanaline Junkie Perk
Hidden Aderanaline Junkie Perk in Evil West – [Screenshot Grab: eXputer]

Healthy Lifestyle 

Chapter no. Chapter 10
Location You need to Spot a chain in the switch, destroy it and climb up to the chest

In Chapter 10: Bats in the Belfry, you can get the hidden perk Healthy Lifestyle. Where you will have to trip three switches to progress, which can be found through a wire going around.

However, between those wires, you will also spot a chain between the two switches. It can be shot to drop down which means you can climb it up.

Chains Interactable
Interactable Chains – [Image by eXputer]
Once you climb it, you will find the chest containing the hidden Healthy Lifestyle Perk.

Evil West Hidden Healthy Lifestyle Perk
Hidden Healthy Lifestyle Perk in Evil West – [Image by eXputer]

Work-Life Balance

Chapter no. Chapter 11
Location Get to the stairs opposite Perk Reset Machine, find a broken ladder and climb it

In Chapter 11 A Man of People, you can get the hidden Work-Life Balance Perk. You can find it at the start of the chapter. Climb up the stairs opposite the Perk Reset Machine and just follow the path.

Evil West Stairs
Stairs – [Screenshot Captured by eXputer]
At the end of the path, you will find some coins and a broken ladder to head down.

Ladder Interactable
Interactable Ladder – [Screenshot Captured by eXputer]
After that, just go behind the house, where you will see some enemies in a room there.

Evil West Enemies
Enemies – [Screenshot Captured by eXputer]
In that room, you will find a ladder on the left side.

Evil West Ladder
Ladder – [Screenshot Captured by eXputer]
Upon climbing the ladder, you will easily spot a chest, which contains the Hidden Work-Life Balance Perk.

Evil West Hidden Work-Life Balance Perk
Hidden Work-Life Balance Perk in Evil West – [Screenshot Captured by eXputer]

Life Support

Chapter no. Chapter 13
Location Shoot the first and second wooden plank near the toxic water

In Chapter 13 Old Friends, you can acquire the Life Support perk. Upon entering another mine, you will have to walk along with the platform or the toxic water will get.

To acquire a hidden Life Support Perk, you will need to first shoot down this wooden plank from the ceiling

Plank Wooden
Wooden Plank – [Image by eXputer]
Moving along the path created by the wooden plank, you will also find another wooden plank hanging from the ceiling, which will lead you to the chest.

Chest Leading To Wooden Plank
Wooden Plank leading to chest – [Image by eXputer]
After shooting it down, you can follow the path completed by the wooden plank, and at the end, you will find the chest containing the Hidden Life Support Perk.

Evil West Hidden Life Support Perk
Hidden Life Support Perk in Evil West – [Image by eXputer]

Tooldown 

Chapter no. Chapter 14
Location For getting this perk, you need to Climb up the water tank via chains

The last hidden perk: Tooldown is found in Chapter 14: A Son’s Duty. After completing the area which consists of a lot of spider webs, you will head outside. There, you can easily spot the chest on the top of the water tank.

Water Tank Chest
Chest on the Water Tank – [Image Captured by us]
To climb up, you will need to shoot down the chains on the water tank. 

Evil West Chains
Chains – [Image Captured by us]
After shooting down the chains, just move around to reach them. After climbing the chains, you can find the chest containing the Hidden Tooldown Perk.

Evil West Hidden Tooldown Perk
Hidden Tooldown Perk in Evil West – [Image Captured by us]

Wrap Up

That’s all the Hidden Perk you can find in Evil West. However, that’s not the only thing you will find hidden. Many things like Cash, Chests, Lore, and Weapon Upgrades are hidden, you just need to keep an eye on your surroundings. On the topic, why not read our guide on the Best Perks available in Evil West.


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