Gears 5 Act 1 Collectibles Guide: All Collectible Locations

Gears 5 Act 1 Collectibles

Gears 5 is out now and like the previous Gears of War games, you have a couple of collectibles that you can get in the game. In this Gears 5 act 1 collectibles guide, we are going to tell you about the locations of all the collectibles in Gears 5 in the first act.

Gears 5 Act 1 Collectibles

There are plenty of collectibles in the game so we are going to go over them according to the acts and the chapters. Here is what you need to know.

Gears 5 Act 1 – Chapter 1: Shot in the Dark

Collectible Number 1

You can find the first collectible when you repel down in the very beginning. Once you are able to move around turn to your right and go into the alcove. Keep going and you will find glasses. This is your first collectible in Gears 5.

Gears 5 Collectibles Glasses

Collectible Number 2

You can find the next collectible in the opposite direction. Turn around and get out of the water. Once you do that stick to the left wall until you find a path going downwards. The path ends at a cliff and on the path you will find a coin. This is the second collectible in Gears 5.

Gears 5 Collectibles Glasses

Collectible Number 3

Continue progressing through the chapter. Once you enter into the facitlity you will find a locker. Inside the locker, keep your eye open for a poster of Azura. This is the next collectible in the game.

Gears 5 Collectibles Azura

Collectible Number 4

Continue moving through the room but before you exit the area you will find some beds on your right with a skeleton. Next to it, you will see a bag. You will find COG tags between the skeleton and the bag. This is your fourth collectible in Gears 5.

tags

Collectible Number 5

Progress through the chapter and you will find some offices. You will see a wristwatch through an open door. This is the next collectible in Gears 5.

Gears 5 watch

Collectible Number 6

Progress through the chapter and you will find industrial-type areas with control rooms. One of them will have mounted displays and stairs. Go up the stairs and go straight. You will find the lightmass missile strike authorization collectible right in front of you.

lightmass missile strike authorization collectible

Collectible Number 7

Go further into the game and you will find another control room. This one looks much better and has some posters on the wall as well. You can’t miss this one because you need to pass through this room in order to complete the mission. You will find the hammer od dawn blueprint collectible on the desk on the globe.

Hammer Of Dawn

Gears 5 Act 1 – Chapter 2: Diplomacy

Collectible Number 1

You start off in Baird’s lab. There is a table behind you where you will find the first collectible which is an old photo,

gears 5 photo

Collectible Number 2

Next, you need to look around for some wooden boxes. They will have “medical” on the side. On top of one of these boxes, you will find the Mark 3 Lancer Blueprint.

Mark 3 Lancer Blueprint

Collectible Number 3

Now that you have got these collectibles, go to Baird for his training. Before you go through the door look to your right and you will find a small metal trolley that has a takeaway container on the top. To the right of this container, you will find your next collectible which is a trauma record for Marcus Fenix.

Gears 5 Collectibles

Collectible Number 4

After the cutscene with Fahz fighting the robot, look at the wall behind the robot. You will find a notice there. This gym notice is your next collectible.

Gears 5 Collectibles

Collectible Number 5

Now you can leave the gym and head towards jinn’s office. Before the office door, you will find a couch. Look to the left of the couch and you will find the DBI marketing brochure, which is the last collectible in this chapter.

Gears 5 Act 1 Collectibles

Gears 5 Act 1 – Chapter 3: This Is War

Collectible Number 1

Moving on to the next Gears 5 Act 1 collectibles. After the fight with the Juvies attack, you will have to follow Del, Katia and Fahz. As you make your way of the first room stick to the wall on your left and you will find COG tags. This is the first collectible in chapter 3.

Gears 5 Act 1 collectibles

Collectible Number 2

As you progress through the chapter, you will go upstairs and find yourself in offices. Find the desk between two The New Ephyran posters. On the right side of the table, you will find a magazine with Jinn on the cover. This is another one of the Gears 5 Act 1 collectibles.

Gears 5 Act 1 collectibles

Collectible Number 3

Keep moving till you get to offices with broken windows. The windows will look down at the streets outside. On the left side of the room, you will find your next collectible next to a computer.

Gears 5 Act 1 collectibles

Collectible Number 4

Progress through the game and you will reach an apartment with COGs and civilians. Before you go out of the apartment you will see an open door on your left side. The door leads to a bedroom. On the side table, you will find a welcome package for Settlement 2 which is your next collectible.

welcome package for Settlement 2

Collectible Number 5

After leaving the apartment you will need to fight some enemies. Once done you will be able to go through some gates. Before doing that go to the far end of the street. This is where the snipers were positioned. Go up the stairs and find the drawers next to the stove. The next collectible is hidden in the drawer.

Gears 5 Act 1 collectibles

Collectible Number 6

Progress through the chapter and you will reach a point where you need to pass through a condor that has crashed. You will find COG tags next to a dead COG. This one is pretty hard to miss.

Gears 5 Act 1 collectibles

Collectible Number 7

Near the end of the chapter. Head to the bookshop. In the center, you will find a display with a globe. Go to the far side and you will be able to take the book.

Gears 5 Act 1 collectibles

Gears 5 Act 1 – Chapter 4: The Tide Turns

Collectible Number 1

After you get the stim upgrade for Jack, go through the fire on the street and fight off the enemies. Once you finish off the enemies before you go inside, You will find the next collectible behind some shelves. This is the memo to Boham hotel staff.

Collectible Number 2

Moving into the hotel you will find a dark area with a of dead COG next to a shelf. You will find COG tags on the right of the body.

Collectible Number 3

Keep progressing through the hotel and you will reach the lobby. There will be a couple of lounge areas with couches. Look for the one that has a sofa with a crooked painting close to it. Go in and you will find a dead body that is slumped on the floor. You will find a stuffed toy next to it. You can pick it up. This is your next collectible.

Collectible Number 4

Progress to what looks like the reception area. You will find a long table with baby bottles and balloons. Just before you need to crouch to pass through the barricade, you will find the table on your right. This is where you will find the next collectible.

Collectible Number 5

Once you reach the theatre, go backstage and look for the dressing room. The door is open and you will find a poster inside of The New Embry. You will find a table with a lamp and makeup. This is where you will find the next collectible.

Collectible Number 6

Progress forward and you will find an area with scaffolding, a large table and hard cases. You will see a dressing table with lights on it. On the desk, you will find a lighter which is your next collectible.

Collectible Number 7

Backstage at the theatre, you will reach a left turn. On your right will be a ladder. To the right, in the corner you will find the next collectible on the hard case.

If you are interested in learning more then you can check out our Act 2 Collectibles Guide. You can also check out our Jack Abilities and Ultimate Abilities Guide.