Despite being a relatively short experience, Resident Evil 3 has quite the arsenal of weaponry. From basic guns to upgrades and secret weapons, there’s quite a lot you can subject enemies to. Let’s go over all the weapons in the game and how you get them. You can also check out the video guide below.
Survival Knife – Start the game with it
G18 Handgun (Burst Mode) – Found in the Raccoon City Hospital on the desk near the sickroom.
.44 AE Lightning Hawk – Found in the Hospital on the top floor. In the eastern part, crawl under some debris and drop from the window on the left to find it.
MGL Grenade Launcher – Found in the Sewers. Look on the rack in the second safe room.
M3 Shotgun – Found in the Railway Building’s supply room. Look for the door with a fire hose near it.
Hot Dogger – Unlocked from the Points Shop (which opens upon clearing the game). Costs 7200 Points.
Samurai Edge – Unlocked from the Points Shop. Costs 5600 Points.
MUP Pistol – Unlocked from the Points Shop for 8000 Points. Infinite ammo.
Rai-Den – Unlocked from the Points Shop for 12000 Points. Infinite ammo.
CQBR Assault Rifle – Unlocked from the Points Shop for 28400 Points. Infinite ammo.
Rocket Launcher – Unlocked from the Points Shop. Costs 62400 Points. Infinite ammo.
Here are all the custom weapon parts, what benefits they offer and how to earn them.
Extended Magazine (Handgun) – Found in Downtown. You get it in the Nemesis Supply Case Drop after the first encounter. Increases the capacity of the handgun’s magazine to 33.
Dot Sight (Handgun) – Found in the Subway Station. Adds a red dot sight to the handgun.
Moderator (Handgun) – Found in Downtown in the Nemesis Supply Case Drop after the second encounter. Allows for easier critical shots due to tighter bullet spread.
Tactical Stock (Shotgun) – Found in Downtown when using jewels on the monument. Increased accuracy.
Semi-Auto Barrel (Shotgun) – Found in Demolition Site within the Gun Shop. Increased damage and fire rate.
Scope (Assault Rifle) – Found in the RPD. Look in the chest near the entrance of the West Office. Adds a scope to the assault rifle.
Tactical Grip (Assault Rifle) – Found in the Hospital’s courtyard when you drop from the middle of the top floor. Reduced recoil when firing.
Extended Barrel (Magnum) – Found in the Underground’s storage room. Look by the window in the surveillance room for a case. Increases damage with the magnum, reduces recoil.