RESIDENT EVIL 3 achievement guide & roadmap


You need to reload manual saves to catch anything you miss - there is no free play after the story and no chapter select.

Three playthroughs are needed for 100% (on each difficulty) - but 4 or more may be needed for the collectibles as well.


Single-player only

Difficulty DOES affect achievements

4 missable achievements (plus 18 unknown)

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Somebody to Lean On

Story, Unmissable,

Escape from uptown Raccoon City.

Basic Chemistry

Objective, Optional,

Craft an item.

combine items to craft things.  You'll find items throughout the game and can do this at any point.  It'll be an easy early unlock.

Get Organized

Expand your inventory.


Improve a weapon.

Hello, Charlie!

Destroy a Charlie Doll.

Nemesis Down?

Story, Unmissable,

Defeat Nemesis on the rooftop.

Two For One Deal

Objective, Optional,

Defeat two enemies with a single shot.

You'll probably just get this naturally through the course of play.  Don't worry about trying to set up for it.

Nemesis Down

Cause Nemesis to relinquish an item.

Escape from the City

Story, Unmissable,

Make it out of Downtown Raccoon City.

The Carlos Express

Story, Unmissable,

Leave R.P.D.

An Unfortunate End

Objective, Missable,

Defeat zombie Brad.

When playing as Carlos, the first enemy to fight is Brad.  Kill him.

If you don't, you'll see him again later in the police station in the safety deposit room.

He's pretty tough...

I Don't Feel So Good

Story, Unmissable,

Leave the clock tower plaza.

I Need a Hero

Story, Unmissable,

Withstand the zombie siege.

The Pursuer

Story, Unmissable,

Follow Nicholai deeper underground.

Nemesis Down!?

Defeat Stage 2 Nemesis.

Nemesis Down!!!

Defeat Stage 3 Nemesis.

Power Stones

Place all jewels in the clock tower monument.

First Escape

Story, Unmissable, Partially glitched,

Escape from Jill's apartment building.

This should be the first unmissable story achievement you get - but on Steam its glitched at launch and seems to not unlock for hardly anybody.

Kendo's Armory

Collect all weapons in the campaign.



Complete the game on "Standard" or higher.

RE: Master of Unlocking

Unlock all safes, lockers, strongboxes, and pickable locks.



Complete the game on "Hardcore" or higher.

Electric Slide

Gather the fuses in the warehouse within 5 minutes.

Sensational Work!

Complete the game with an S rank.


Complete the game in under 2 hours of play time.

I Might Need These Later!

Objective, Missable,

Complete the game using 1 or fewer recovery items.

You can't use more than one "herbs", "mixed herbs" or "sprays".

You can still use recovery coins - which you can get from the shop after completing the story.  These help a lot - and they don't count as healing items.

This is therefore best done on your 2nd or subsequent playthrough.


Read all story files.

Goodbye, Charlie!

Destroy all Charlie dolls.


Objective, Missable,

Complete the game without opening the item box.



Complete the game on "Nightmare" or higher.

Complete the game on “Nightmare” or higher.


Story, Missable,

Complete the game on "Inferno."

Complete the game on "Inferno" difficulty

Jill Valentine

Complete the game with an S rank on "Inferno."