The Last of Us 2: The Forward Base Collectibles Locations Guide

The Forward Base is the 26th chapter in The Last of Us 2. This chapter is part of the broader Seattle Day 1 section of the game that involves Abby. There are a total of 5 collectibles for you to find in this chapter. To help you grab all of the here’s our The Forward Base collectibles locations guide.

The Forward Base Collectibles List (5 Total)

  • Artifacts: 1
  • Coins: 3
  • Workbenches: 1

Like most collectibles in this game you will want to grab them in the order they are listed below as you can very easily get gated from returning to an area. If for some reason you do miss a collectible you can replay a chapter from the Main Menu > Story > Chapters screen.

The Forward Base Coin 1 Location

Immediately after the chapter starts you will see a group of four soldiers to your right that are talking near a railing. Go up the stairs so you are standing by the railing and grab the California Coin (1/3).

The Forward Base Coin 2 Location

Head into the base by walking through the checkpoint gate. Hang a left after checking in and walk around the large group of soldiers standing in a circle. By the soldier sitting on the crate you will find the New Mexico Coin (2/3).

The Forward Base Workbench Location

Image showing The Forward Base Workbench Location.

To the left of where you grabbed the last collectible is a tent with a soldier smoking outside it. Go inside this tent to find The Forward Base only Workbench (1/1).

The Forward Base Coin 4 & WLF Interrogator Letter Locations

Image showing the building you enter in The Forward Base chapter of the Last of Us 2.

Make your way forward through the Medical tents and follow Nora and Manny until you reach a building. When you enter this building turn to the left to find the South Carolina Coin (3/3) on a table down from where the to two people are talking. The WLF Interrogator Letter (1/1) can be found in this same room on the opposite wall of the dining tables next to a yellow crate.

That’s all the collectibles you can find in The Forward Base level of The Last of Us 2. The next chapter called The Aquarium does not feature any collectibles. If you are looking to get all the trophies in The Last of Us 2 you will need to be sure you collected all of the items listed above.

Next Level: Hostile Territory collectibles guide.

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