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Serious Side Effects

Ben Chard
Nathan Garvin
, &
Shane Williams
Subdistrict Prerequisite Type
Arroyo Street Cred Lv 1 Search and Recover


Serious Side Effects is a Gig you’ll encounter in Cyberpunk 2077. This is a Search and Recover type Gig located in Arroyo and is available from Street Cred Lv 1.

Head to Arroyo

Head Southwest of the MLK & Brandon Fast Travel to find the Inn where this job takes place.

Find a way inside the Inn / Look for Stolen Beta Acid

Once you’ve arrived at the Inn, you’ll have a variety of ways of getting in by using the following methods:

  • Purchase a room
  • Force open the door on the left side of the building (Requires Body 8)
  • Force open the shutters on the right side of the building (Requires Body 12)
  • Force open the door at the back of the building (Requires Tech 12)

(1 of 2) Intimidate the techie to open the door

Intimidate the techie to open the door (left), then scan the body and the vents to discover what happened to Booker. (right)

After you’ve managed to get inside, enter room 103 by forcing open the door if you have Tech 12 or by bribing/intimidating the nearby Techie to let you in. From inside the room, scan both the body and the vents to see what happened, then go up to room 203 which is upstairs.

(1 of 2) Take down the enemies when they aren't looking

Take down the enemies when they aren't looking (left), then collect the beta acid from the box. (right)

In order to gain you access, you can force open the door if you have Body 16 or go through room 200 and jump along the balconies until you reach the last one on the left. Here you’ll want stealth take down the three enemies when they aren’t looking, then collect the Beta Acid from the yellow box in the center of the area. Finally, leave the inn and deposit the acid in the nearby drop to complete the job.


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Guide Information

  • Publisher
    CD Projekt
  • Platforms,
    PC, PS4, XB One
  • Genre
    Action RPG
  • Guide Release
    13 December 2020
  • Last Updated
    18 October 2023
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