Over 200 Dead Space 3 collectibles can be found by those who play the third person action horror video game developed by Visceral Games.
The following guide was created to help players discover all collectables in Dead Space 3, in order to achieve a 100% completion rate at the end of each level.
Dead Space 3, which was published by Electronic Arts in February 2013, is the direct sequel to Dead Space 2 and it is primarily set on Tau Volantis, a frozen planet, where Isaac Clarke, with the help of a new co-op character named John Carver, has to stop the Necromorph infestation.
There are five types of Dead Space 3 collectibles in the game, and finding a certain number of each type, rewards players with various bonuses such as new suits and circuit sets.
Also, those who manage to acquire all Dead Space 3 collectibles will unlock multiple achievements/trophies.
Aside from the bonuses unlocked for finding all collectibles in a category, players can also use them in the game; therefore, the next parts cover their functionality, and offer additional details regarding their effects.
The first Dead Space 3 collectable type that can be found in the game is represented by Artifacts, and there are 40 of them, which can be acquired by players.
Those who hunt the Dead Space 3 Artifacts will receive additional information on the game’s main plot. The Dead Space 3 Artifacts are divided in four categories:
6 EarthGov Artifacts: Unlocks EarthGov Circuit Set
6 Unitology Artifacts: Unlocks Unitologist Circuit Set
18 S.C.A.F. Artifacts: Unlocks S.C.A.F. Circuit Set
10 Alien Artifacts: Unlocks Alien Circuit Set
For collecting all 40 Dead Space 3 Artifacts players will unlock the MK-II Overclocked Tip Set and the Flight Suit.
Dead Space 3 Logs is the second most numerous collectible type in the videogame and it provides even more information about the characters and environments featured in the title.
The Dead Space 3 Logs are also divided in two categories:
35 Text Logs: Unlocks Research Circuit Set
36 Audio Logs: Unlocks Comms Circuit Set
Players who get all Dead Space 3 Logs will be able to unlock the MK-II Overclocked Module Set.
The largest number of collectibles is represented by the Dead Space 3 Weapon Parts.
There are 73 Dead Space 3 Weapon Parts scattered in the game’s world, and their main purpose is to give players resources to build new weapons or modify the current arsenal using the Engineering Benches found in the missions.
Finding all Dead Space 3 Weapon Parts rewards players with the Crafters Circuit Set and the Deep Dig Suit.
Another useful addition to the hidden artifacts, are the Dead Space 3 Circuits, which are basically upgrades for weapons; upgrades such as reload speed, damage, clip size, and firing rate.
Those who wish to find all Dead Space 3 Circuits must know that there are 61 of them and they unlock the MK-II Overclocked Attachment Set.
The Dead Space 3 Circuits can also be manufactured by players, using the materials found during their explorations.
The Dead Space 3 Blueprints represent the rarest collectables in the entire video game; however, they are very important because they unlock new weapons.
There are only 12 Dead Space 3 Blue Prints hidden in the game, and once collected, they give players the Builders Circuit Set.
The complete Dead Space 3 collectibles guide includes screenshots, useful information and tips regarding the locations of all hidden items, and it should be used by players who encounter difficulties in finding a particular collectible, or by those who wish to focus on the game’s story, and at the same time, get a 100% completion rate. Our guide starts with the Dead Space 3 Prologue.