Onimusha: Warlords was recently lunched on Jan 16, 2019. the is similar to Devil May Cry Series, in this guide I will show how to reach the goal of 100% the game as fast as they can.
this guide covers
-All 32 Files
-All 5 Power Gems
-All 5 Magic Gems
-All 6 Number Treasure Boxes
-All 4 Decoder Trick Boxes
-All 6 Weapons
-All 3 Armor
-All 20 Flourite
With video guides
This is only a starting guide, this will be updated as i find better video guides(Or prob make them faster myself in the future) and try to explain some of these rooms better to you cause i am not the best.
f you feel i missed anything or could go over anything better, feel free to message me! i will happily go over said parts better.
All File Locations Part 1
Yuki’s Letter:Story related. You will automatically get it when you control Samanosuke for the first time in the main story. You cannot miss this.
Sougen’s Note:This is found in the cave which leads to the Underground Temple. Climb the stairs in the cave and you will reach a dead end. A shrine is located here which has the file. Accept to get the file from the shrine.
Journal #1:This is located in the Underground Temple. Keep following the main path until you reach the shrine which has the blue gem. Look at the walls and you will see some vases. Break the third vase on the left wall to reveal a chest and open it to get the file.
Journal #2:After defeating Osric, look for the treasure chest in the next room to find the journal.
Journal #3:Once the cutscene with Tokichiro ends, look for the treasure chest on the floor. There is a door next to this chest. Enter the door and keep following the path until your arrive in a room which has weapons and armor. Check the corner of this room for the Journal.
Journal #4Once you done with disarming all traps in the keep, drop down the stairs and split up with Kaede. Continue on the path by first heading up the stairs and then in the next hall. You will come to a ladder on which you will stop in the middle eventually with an error. After it tells you cannot go any further, interact with it again and go further down.
You will arrive in a small room where you will find a treasure chest. This is on the left side of the room. If you look next to the chest on the wall, you will find a scroll. Attack it to cut it and it will show you a locked compartment which has the journal. Pick it up.
Journal #5, Suzuka Vol 4:Open the door using the Shinobi Kit in the West Area near Magic Mirror and follow the path. At the end, use the wooden door on the left and enter the room. At the back, you will come to a treasure chest. Open it and the retrieve the journal. Now head to the back of the room to find a red book. Pick it up as well.
Journal #6, Genbu Vol 3:This can be achieved after opening the decorated sword to get access to the East Area. Continue along the path and cross the bridge by opening up the green plasma locks. Enter the room and make your way left. When you reach the end of the hallway, look for a scroll on the wall. This is the journal that you are looking for.
Now enter through the door and keep heading to the other end where you will find another door. Enter the door and you will come into a small room. Here, check the shelf on the east side of the wall where you will find a green book. Pick it up.
Blue Book This can be found inside the abandoned keep. Right aftering entering, you will come to a doorway on the left side. Enter this doorway to reach a door locked with blue plasma. You can only get access to this door with a level 2 Shiden equipped. Open the door and kill the ninja genma.
After killing the enemies, make your way to the door located on the north side. Enter and you will arrive in a room which has three jewels and a blue book on some boxes. Head to the blue book and pick it up.
Red Book:You can collect the red book after watching the cutscene with Kaede and Yumamaru inside the abandoned keep. Make your way to the door at the end of the corridor and enter the room. Inside, climb the stairs and reach the top. Enter the door with the red plasma with the help of level 2 Kouen. Inside, pick up the book from the table.
Green Book, Orange Book & White Book (Byakko Vol 3):In the underground keep, keep playing until you enter the room which has the Magic Mirror. Destroy the tentacles and head forward to defeat the Reynaldo. After the fight, check the bookshelves and you will find all three books sitting on the shelf. Pick them up. The white book is the Byakko Vol 3.
Apocalypse #1, Suzuka Vol 1, Byakko Vol 4:This is located in the Keep Underground. When you open the door using Purifier Bell, head inside and you will come to a door which has green plasma and 2 locks. Open this door and make your way to the end of the room. Check on the left side of Samasosuke and you will find a green, white and red book lying on the floor. Pick them up.
Apocalypse #2:While playing as Kaede, cross the bridge, open the door using the Shinobi Kit and follow the path on the right to reach a room. You will find some vases inside. Break them to get access to a smaller area in the back where you will find a purple book sitting on a shelf. Grab it.
Seiryu Vol 1:In the Underground Temple, head past the shrine and then make your way right to reach the dead end of the hallway where you will find a nook in the wall. Here start opening the doors and pick up the book when you find it.
Seiryu Vol 2:In the Abandoned Keep, after opening the door using the two Crest Pieces, you will gain control of Samanosuke. You will notice that one of the walls here is destroyed. Make your way through it and you will notice a blue book sitting on a stool located at the right. This is right before the camera changes angle.
Seiryu Vol 3, 4:This can be obtained after the same scenario as the previous one, when you gain control of Samanosuke and go ahead the blasted wall, keep heading for the next room. Kill the attacking Genma and follow the path ahead. Keep going up the stairs to reach the top. Enter the door at the top and you will arrive in a room where you will find two blue books sitting on the floor. Grab them both.
Suzuka Vol 2:Watch the cutscene with Kaede and Yumamaru in the abandoned keep and go through the door at the end of the corridor. Inside, you will come across some stairs. Use the door under the stairs and enter the next room. Inside you will come across a bookshelf with a red book. Pick it up.
Suzuka Vol 3:You can collect this file after getting to the second magic mirror while playing as Kaede. This is in the East Area. Head to the second room and follow the path until you come to two doors. One of the doors is right ahead of you while the other door is on the opposite side. Enter the door on the opposite side and pick up the red book from the shelf on the right.
Byakko Vol 1:You will need to do some homework in order to get this file. Start by opening the door using the Shinobi Kit near the Magic Mirror in the West Area if you have not done that already. Head down the corridor and you will eventually find a wooden door. Enter and make your way to the back of the room where you will find a wooden cabinet.
Interact with the cabinet’s drawers and you will find get some gears. Pick them up and make your way past the Bamboo Forest. Use the gear here and pull the string and enter the room. Inside you will come to a treasure chest. Look on the rights side of this treasure chest to find a white book. Pick it up.
Byakko Vol 2:Make your way to the abandoned keep. Once there, keep following the main path and eventually you will arrive at the balcony which is at the top of entrance room of the abandoned keep. Use the blocked door to gain access to the next room with your Kouen. Kill the enemies inside and enter the next room.
You can destroy the big box in the middle to reveal a chest which has some arrows otherwise carry on. Go up the stairs and look for a treasure chest on the floor on the right side. There is a white book here sitting on a shelf. Pick it up.
Genbu Vol 1:While playing as Samanosuke, go to the West Area and head to the Red Door which was earlier unlocked with Kaede. Follow the main path until you come to a door with blue plasma and three locks. Use level 3 shiden to open it and enter the house. Look on the right side and you will find a green book sitting on a shelf. Pick it up.
Genbu Vol 2:In the West Area, you will open a specific door with Silver and Gold plates. Once it is open, head inside to reach the burning building and the corridor inside. You will eventually arrive in a room which has some vases. Destroy the vases and pick up the green book from the shelf near the treasure chest.
Genbu Vol 4:You can collect this file when you get to the second magic mirror as Kaede in East Area. You will see that there is a ladder in the same room. Use it to access the attic where you will find some boxes lying on the floor. Here you will find a piece of Fluorite and a green book. Pick both of them up.
#1:Found in the Underground Temple in the hallway at the center of the map, the first fluorite piece is hidden in the bottom right corner at the right end of the hallway. Press X while pressed up against the wall to pick it up.
#2:After defeating the red demon that attacked you at the beginning of the game, his corpse will open up a new passageway leading into a room with vases along the left wall.
The fluorite is hidden in one of these vases, so smash them all and press X along the wall where they were standing to pick it up.
#3:After encountering Kaede and Yumemaru in the Keep, head down the corridor and through the door it leads to. This will take you to a room with a staircase, and at its base will be a chest with a shelf behind it.
Press X while up against the left side of the shelf to receive the piece of fluorite hidden inside it.
#4:Once you’ve reached the second level balcony overlooking the Keep entrance, head toward the door on the right with a barred window and a fire orb seal. Head through it, and then go through the proceeding door in the next area.
This will take you to as room with a large staircase leading up. Head underneath the staircase and then examine the middle portion to obtain a piece of fluorite.
#5:After opening the crest door with the left and right crest pieces and meeting Tokichiro Kimoshita, head to the right through the opened doors. A wooden chest will be on your right. Examine the chest and you’ll nab some more fluorite
#6:After using the Purifying Bell to clear your way through the Keep Underground, continue forward past the dormant demons and subsequent doors.
Once you’ve hit a dead end, move to the top left corner of the hallway and examine the mass of goo on the ground for a piece of fluorite.
#7:After unlocking the door with the level two wind orb seal in the Keep Underground, head inside and move toward the left side of the screen.
Once the screen transitions, you’ll see an iron maiden on your right. Examine inside or around it to discover the next piece of fluorite.
#8:After obtaining the Red Key while playing as Kaede, make your way back out toward the South Area courtyard and then through the green double doors leading to the West Area.
After proceeding down the path and using your shinbone tools to open a locked door, head through and down the path until you reach a wall on your right with a diagonal pattern. Examine the center of the wall for some fluorite.
#9:Continuing along the same path that you found the last piece of fluorite on, head through the next door. Continue along the path until you reach the level three lightning orb sealed door. Examine the pillar on its right side to obtain more fluorite.
#10:After reaching the square room in the West Area containing a magic mirror and magic orb fountain, head down along the path toward a wooden door with a rack of bows next to it.
Inside, you’ll find a library full of books, scrolls, and chests. Head further inside and to the right, and then continue on until the screen transitions to show a red chest in the foreground. Examine the bookcase in the top right corner to obtain the fluorite.
#11:Once you’ve reached the burning room, head through the door with the iron frame. Once through it, there will be some barrels to your right. Examine the point between the barrels to get some more fluorite.
#12:Once you’ve regained control of Samanosuke, head toward the square room in the West Area with the Magic Mirror and blue orb fountain. Once there, open the door with the third level fire orb seal.
Head through and up the path until you reach a group of enemies at the bottom of a hill. to your right will be two carts, one of which is held to the top of the hill by a rope.Cut the rope to send the wagon down the hill, and then examine the ground where it was to find another piece of fluorite.
#13:After obtaining the decorative sword and using it to open the stone door in the South Area courtyard, head through and down the path toward a second level wind orb seal. Open the seal and head inside, then go through the door covered by a diary entry.
Continue down the path until you come to a door guarded by a shield demon, then juke him to head inside. There you’ll find a staircase on the right, which you need to continue up.
Continue going up the tower and then climb up the ladder it leads to in order to reach the top. Once there, continue along the barricade until just before you reach the broken portion. On the left side in the corner, you’ll find some fluorite.
#14:In the top rectangular room of the East Area with the Magic Mirror and blue orb fountain, head down the stairs toward the moored boat.
Head toward the screen to the bottom left corner of the dock and examine the ground to find one more piece of fluorite.
#15:After returning to the role of Kaede for the second time, head across the red bridge toward the left offshoot. Head down the left offshoot toward a metal framed door and then head through.
Continue along the path until you reach a right offshoot. Head down it, then head through the wooden double doors on your left. Once inside, head to the upper left corner of the screen and examine the ground to discover a piece of fluorite.
#16:Once you reach the room with the magic mirror in the bottom right corner of the East Area map, climb the ladder up into the room with wooden crates.
Smash them all and examine the ground in the upper left corner of the room and another piece of fluorite will be yours.
#17:Now, head back down the ladder and through the double doors leading out of the magic mirror room. Head forward along the path and to the left of the ornate carving doors, then go through the wooden door to your left.
Once inside, proceed forward until the screen shifts to show a chest with a bundle of rope on top. Examine the rope to find a piece of fluorite.
#18:After you’ve successfully made it to the sixth level of the Dark Realm, you’ll find a chest containing a piece of fluorite. open it and survive the preceding wave to bring it back to the surface with you.
#19:The next piece is obtained from the 11th level of the Dark Realm, and simply needs to be taken from the chest found there.
#20:The final piece of fluorite can be found on the 17th level of the Dark Realm. Open the chest to obtain the piece
All Number Trick Boxes
1: Location:Underground Temple /Combination:Left ,Right, Left/ Reward:Rope Ladder
2: Location:The Keep,First Floor/Combination:Left,Right,Left,Right,Right/Reward:Bow
3: Location:Keep Underground/Combination:Middle,Left,Right/Reward:Blue Key
4: Location:West Area/Combination:Middle,Left,Left,Right,Right/Reward:Sacred Knife
5: Location:East Bridge/Combination:Bottom Left,Top Right,Bottom Right,Bottom Left, Bottom Right/Reward:Great Armor
6: Location:East Area/Combination:Left,Left,Middle,Right,Right,Middle,Middle/Reward:Decorated Arrow
All Decoder Trick Boxes
1: Question:Chant the name of a clan that has been subverted by the demons. / Answer 1,3,6 / Reward: Power Jewel
2: Question:What has been created in order to defeat the demons?/ Answer 6,1,4 / Reward: Power Jewel
3: Question:Where do the Clan of Ogres meet? / Answer 5,7,2 / Reward: Magic Jewel
4: Question:What has been fitted into the gauntlet? / Answer: 3,6 / Reward: Magic Jewel
All Magic & Power Jewels Locations
1:After leaving the Underground Temple via the moving statue, look to Samanosuke’s immediate right. There will be a chest hidden there amongst the foliage containing the Magic Jewel.2:Once you reach the second floor of the Keep, you’ll need to rescue two allied soldiers before the undead enemies reach them. Take them out without suffering any casualties and one of the two soldiers will drop a Magic Jewel for you.3:In the West Area, you’ll find a chest just before the door that requires the Gold and Silver Plates. Solve the Chest Test and the Magic Jewel is yours.4:When you reach the East Area, you’ll encounter a very large building that you need to enter. Reach the top of the structure and open a chest next to the ladder to claim the next Magic Jewel.5:As soon as you see a waterfall, you’re going to want to enter the house found next to it. Once again solve the Chest Test found inside and you’ll get your hands on the final Magic Jewel.
1:Found just after the first Magic Jewel, you’ll pick up the first Power Jewel from a Chest Test located beside the next save point you come across.2:Just before the first boss encounter, there’ll be a Chest Test for you to solve next to a save point. Crack the puzzle and another Power Jewel is yours.3:On the third floor of the Keep, enter the door on Samanosuke’s right once you’ve climbed the stairs. Inside there, examine the Hanging Bucket and you’ll discover another Power Jewel to add to your arsenal. Make sure you don’t take a swing at the rope holding it up though, otherwise you won’t be able to pick the upgrade up until later on in the game.4:Once again in the Keep, you’ll need to gain access to the secret passage behind the strategy room where you’ll find a chest containing the penultimate Power Jewel.5:Remember the huge building in the East Area where you found a Magic Jewel? There’s also a Power Jewel there to be picked up, found near a dead body on the rooftop.
All Weapon & Armor Locations
Normal Sword:Equipped from start.Raizen: Lightning Sword- This sword is waiting for you sitting atop a shrine very early in the game: it is in the first temple you reach and can deliver damaging lighting attacks.Enryuu: Fire Sword – This mighty sword delivers deadly flame attacks. You can find it waiting for you atop a pedestal after speaking with the corpse liver eater demon.Arashi: Wind Sword – Wind Sword is faster than a standard sword, It is not so powerful but can summon twisters (whoa!). You can find it by going through the main story: you will defeat a demon warrior atop a roof, and this sword is waiting for you there.Bishamon sword:Bishamon Sword is the most powerful sword in the game (by one hitting any non-boss enemy). It combines all three elemental magic, and you can unlock it near the end of the game, after completing all 20 stages of the Dark Realm.
Let’s see step by step how to:
-Complete the Dark Realm to receive a unique item named Bishamon Ocarina
-Go inside the final save room before the boss fight in the Demon World
-Use the Ocarina in front of the door-shaped strange thing on the wallSacred Knife: Obtained in number puzzle 4 (See above)
Normal Armor:Equipped at startHoly Armor:Get to the lever puzzle right before the water puzzle in the game. the goal is to get Kaede on her last lever, then have samanosuke inspect the chest. revealing the holy armor.Great Armor: Obtained in number puzzle 5 (See above)