Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Guide – All Collectibles and Their Locations

Here's how to find all of the Archives, Guardian Collectibles, Galactic Compendium Items and Outfits scattered throughout.

Posted By | On 09th, Nov. 2021

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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy isn’t too heavy on the collectibles. At best, you’ll find one, maybe two collectibles in nearly every chapter. It’s really the outfits, Archives (which provide some nice lore bits) and Galactic Compendium Items that you’ll want to keep an eye on since there are several to be found throughout the game. Let’s take a look at all of the outfits, archives and collectibles in each chapter.

Chapter 1

  • Collectibles: Ravager Comm Bracelet, Spinal Control Unit
  • Archives: Team Costumes, Nano-Resin Incident Report, Pride and Fall, QZ Disposal, Failed to Send Message, Unthinkable, A Miracle!
  • Outfits: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) (Rocket), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) (Groot)

Chapter 2

  • Collectibles: Broken Translation Device
  • Outfits: Nova Lord (Star-Lord)
  • Galactic Compendium Item: Nikki’s Personal Device

Chapter 3

  • Collectibles: Chitauri Sear-Cuffs
  • Archives: Collateral Damage, Off the Grid, Stupid Job
  • Outfits: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) (Gamora), Five Horsemen of the Apocalypse (Groot)
  • Galactic Compendium Items: Spinal Control Unit, Ravager Comm Bracelet, Broken Translation Device

Chapter 4

There are two different paths in this Chapter, each with slightly different Archives to collect depending on whether you decide to sell Groot or Rocket to Lady Hellbender. Let’s take a look at each separately. Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) outfit (Drax), Five Horseman of the Apocalypse outfit (Rocket) and the Assassin’s Ring are present in both routes but differing locations.

Groot Route

  • Archives: Don’t Do It, Care of our Charges

Rocket Route

  • Archives: Drones, Unknown Ghilaron Species

Chapter 5

  • Collectibles: Cold Case File
  • Archives: The Golden Force, Elevator A23, Memo: Suit Protocol
  • Outfits: Nova Corps (Drax), Nova Corps (Groot)
  • Galactic Compendium Items: Chitauri Sear-Cuffs, Assassin’s Ring

Chapter 6

  • Collectibles: Nova Force Lock Disabler
  • Archives: Egghead Reviews: Mant-Blows, Overhead, Nothing, Egghead Reviews: Spirit TreeOutfits: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) (Star-Lord)
  • Galactic Compendium Items: Collector’s Emporium Ticket, Knowhere Lottery Ticket, Nova Force Lock Disabler, Shoomy-Gorath Dangler, Skaggler Doll, Plush Knowbody

Chapter 7

  • Collectibles: Drax’s Rap Sheet, Galactic War Commendation
  • Archives: Warning, Cadet Gold’s Attendance, So Many Thoughts, Urgent Quarantine Warning, Upcoming Accuser Visit, Cycle Reminders, Golden Shadows
  • Outfits: Nova Corps (Rocket), Nova Corps (Gamora)
  • Galactic Compendium Items: Chewbacca Toy

Chapter 8

  • Collectibles: Deep Mine Device
  • Outfits: Bad-Lord (Star-Lord), Drax’s Cage Match

Chapter 9

  • Galactic Compendium Items: Drax’s Rap Sheet, Collector’s Emporium Doll, Galactic War Commendation, Deep Mine Device, Cold Case File

Chapter 10

  • Collectibles: Mourning Candle, Meditation Stone
  • Archives: Pip’s Quips
  • Outfits: Five Horsemen of the Apocalypse (Gamora), Hero of Halfworld (Rocket), Annihilation: Conquest Suit (Groot)

Chapter 12

  • Collectibles: Glarnot Mask
  • Archives: Knowhere Safe, A Prophetic Convergence,Egghead Reviews: That’s More Like It, Reply: Missing Persons Report, Investigating the Hand, Work-Related Death Report
  • Outfits: Thanos Imperative (Drax), The Smuggler (Rocket), Impaler (Groot), Casual Kill (Gamora), Apocalypse-Lord (Star-Lord)
  • Galactic Compendium Items: Mourning Candle, Meditation Stone

Chapter 13

  • Collectibles: Xatar’s Blade, Deeproot Plant
  • Archives: The End of My Hunt, Wendigone!, Unsent: Major Setback
  • Outfits: Black Vortex (Gamora), Five O’Clock Sprouts (Groot), War-Lord (Star-Lord), The Stinger (Rocket), Katathian Monk (Drax)
  • Galactic Compendium Item: Glarnot Mask

Chapter 14

  • Archives: To Whom It May Concern
  • Outfits: Team-Lord (Star-Lord), Five Horsemen of the Apocalypse (Drax), Chosen Daughter (Gamora)
  • Galactic Compendium Items: Xatar’s Blade, Deeproot Plant

To locate all of the collectibles, Archives, Galactic Compendium Items, and Outfits, refer to the video guides by Game Guides Channel below.

Completing the game will also unlock five outfits for Star-Lord (namely Gold-Lord, City-Lord, Sun-Lord, Space-Lord and Sleek-Lord) along with Golden Guardians outfits for Rocket, Gamora, Groot and Drax. Equipping all of them in New Game Plus will bestow the Fashion Passion Trophy/Achievement. For more details on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy – which is available now for Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, PS5, PC and Nintendo Switch – check out our review here.


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