If you decided to play through Resident Evil 2’s story through the suggested way in the walkthrough (Leon A/ Claire B), you’ll have missed a few Files along the way due to them being locked to certain character’s paths.
This Page will list the items that can only be found by playing through the story as Claire A/ Leon B
You’ll need to play through all four scenarios in order to collect all the weapons. If you decide to play the story with Claire first, you’ll be able to retrieve all of her exclusive Weapons other then the Quickdraw Army - High-caliber Handgun, which can only be picked up in Claire B’s story, inside the Police Station’s Guard Room.
If you pick Claire A to begin your journey in Raccoon City first, here is a list of the exclusive Files that only Claire can collect.
- File #1 - Letter from Best Friend
You’ll receive this File in your inventory as soon as you begin the Claire A Story.
- File #2 – Uses of Gunpowder
This File can be located in the West Office on a brown desk.
- File #3 – Raccoon Monthly, June Issue
You’ll be able to find this File in the Elevator Controls Room.
- File #4 – copy of Emails to Chief Irons
You’ll be able to find this File in the Chief’s Office on the second floor of the Police Station.
- File #5 – Taxidermy Log
You can find this File in the Chief’s Office in the middle of the room, on a table.
- File #6 – Repair Shop Letter
You can find this File on a shelf in the Private Collection Room, that’s on the second floor of the Police Station.
- File #7 – Sally’s Diary
This File can be located, when you reach the orphanage in Sherry’s segment, head into the hallway outside the bedroom you start in and take right to find the File on a table.
- File #8 – Tom’s Diary
You can find this File in the Front Hall on a table.
- File #9 - _______’s Diary
You can find this File next to the typewriter in the Director’s Room.
- File #10 – Letter from the Director
You can find this File inside the Bathroom to the side of the Nursery.
- File #11 - Report About “G”
You can find this File inside the Office that’s in the Sewers, after you rescue Sherry. The note will be located on a board, next to a Typewriter.
- File #12 – IMPORTANT NEST-Wide Alert
You can find this File in the Security Room on the PC after you put Sherry in bed inside the Laboratory.