Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Treasures Locations Guide

By   /   Feb 11, 2014

There are various Treasure Boxes scattered throughout the Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. These Treasure Boxes tend to provide Lightning with some objects crucial for main storyline quests.

In addition to this, some objects will considerably increase different attributes of your character. For example, Collar of Lightning Protection will provide you with +50% Thunder Resistance which is insane.

For more help on Lightning Returns, read our Side Quests, Key Items and Boss Strategy Guide.

Below, you will find a complete list of these Treasure Boxes according to their respective locations.

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Treasures

Luxerion

Fighter’s Emblem
Location. Once you get to the North Station Plaza, head to your left and ascend up the ladder to and hop onto platform in front of you to collect this item.

Twist Headband
Location. Head to the Avenue and ascend the ladder on your left. Once you get to the top, the chest will be in plain sight.

Magician’s Token
Location. Once you get to the Gallery Steps, there will be a small platform in the area. Hop on it and collect the item.

Prophecy to the Future
Location. While in the Plaza of Prayers, there will be a chest with red aura coming out of it. Accept the ‘Suspicious Supply Device’ and grab the item.

Silvered Medal
Location. This will also be in a chest covered in red aura. You must accept ‘Suspicious Supply Device’ to gather it.

Fanatic Notes
Location. Head over to the South side of Canvas of Prayers and make your way to the North to find this ‘Suspiciously Supply Device’ containing Fanatic Notes.

Guard Level 2
Location. Head over to the second Avenue and you will come across a cul de sac with Guard Level 2.

Violet Amulet
Location. Go to the Pilgrim’s Passage and head over to the Reading Area to grab this item.

Guard Glove
Location. This one is also located in the Pilgrim’s Passage. Head over to the deserted area and you will get this item.

Runic Ring
Location. Head over to the Old Theater and make your way to the Hotel. From this point, head to your North-East and hop onto a platform right in front of you to grab this item.

Sparkstrike Level 2
Location. Head over to the Marketplace and search all the empty stalls for this item.

Thundara Level 2
Location. Head over to the Rusted Gate and enter Mangled Hill. Just as you enter the area, head to your left and grab the item.

Stormbane Choker
Location. You cannot miss this item! Head over to Sinner’s Corner and you will get it.

Thorn of Protection
Location. Get to the Trench and hop over to a lower ledge with a blinking red light. Head to your left and you will grab this item.

Battle-Axe of the Believer
Location. This one is also located in the Trench. You will come across a truck standing on the ground with this item lying nearby.

Yusnaan

Score Coder of Memories
Location. Head over to the Yusnaan Station and head to your East. Jump over some boxes and you will come across a box with musical notes. Accept, ‘Play it for me’ and get the item.

Promised Necklace
Location. Make your way to the Hawker’s Row and head north from the General Store to find a staircase. To the left of these stairs will be the item.

Blitz Level 2
Location. This one is also located in the Hawker’s Row. Get all the way to the back of Guard Post and grab this item.

Locket Pendant
Location. Head over to the Banquet of the Lord Restaurant and drop down on the sunshade to spend in 6 EP and collect this item.

Wolf’s Emblem
Location. Head over to the Aromatic Market and go towards the North-West of the hotel. Use the boxes to hop over a ledge and grab this item.

Flanitor Notes
Location. Head to the North side of the Central Avenue and hop over the containers to go to the left of the Guard Post and grab this item.

Giant’s Vambrace
Location. Head over to the West side of the Lower City and make your way to Major Route Road to grab this item.

Dispel Level 2
Location. Go to the Coliseum Square and the item will be located behind a palm tree. It can be reached from the North side of the hotel.

Sheet Music Intro of Memories
Location. This item is also located in the Coliseum Square. You will come across an area where they will give you a glimpse of the creature. Go all the way to the other side of this fenced area to get this item.

Patron’s Personal Guard Notes
Location. Go to Cactuar Statue in Cactuar Plaza and head over to the Guard Post nearby. From there, go near the ramp and grab the item.

Sheet Music Theme of Memories
Location. Head to the East side of the Cactuar Statue and ascend the ladder near the red wall to get this item. You will have to shoot it get it.

Mage’s Gloves
Location. Head over to the back of the Side Alley and grab this item.

Oath of the Merchant’s Guild
Location. Head over to the Underground Route from Pleasure Alley and you will get this item.

Thorn of Aggression
Location. Head over to the Augur’s Quarter and go to the large staircase and drop down the ledge to get this item.

Gladiator Earrings
Location. Head over to the Industrial Area and ascend the Central Tower. Look down from the above and you will find an elevated platform with this item.

Soldier Thailand
Location. This one is also located in the Industrial Area. From there, head over to the Bridge and you will see a raised platform with this item.

Circlet of Third Eye
Location. While in the Industrial Area, take out the Cyclops. After doing that, you will drop to a Warehouse. From there, head to your West side and hop over a bunch of containers on the right to get this item.

Lapsi Lazuli
Location. This only appears in 07:00 PM to 04:00 AM. Head over to the Pleasure Alley and go to the left of the Hotel to find it in some bushes.

Corundum Hairpin
Location. Head over the Oracle Square and go in the middle area below the statue to get this item.

Thorns of Determination
Location. Head over to the Oracle Squares and ascend the stairs located in the North-East side to snipe this item.

Thorns of Courage
Location. While in the Yusnaan Palace, head over to the South-West corner of the Garden of Heroes and collect this item.

Flame Bow Level 2
Location. This item is unmissable.

Heavy Guard Level 2
Location. This item is unmissable.

Ice Collar
Location. This item is unmissable.

Libra Item
Location. This item is unmissable.

Wildlands

Diabolical Crest
Location. Head over to the Candpus Farms and make your way to the North side of the hotel to grab this item.

Bracelet of Fire Dragon
Location. You need to get to the South-West side of the Wind Plains and grab this item.

Witch Rosary
Location. Head over to the South corner of the Wind Plains and at the very top of this building will be this item.

Bracelet of Thunder
Location. For this item, you will have to get to the North corner of the Wind Plains and get to the very top of the building.

Souruobusamasa
Location. You need to make your way to the City Ruins and look for it at the top of the building nearby.

Moogle Dust
Location. You cannot miss this item while roaming the lands of Moogle Village.

Knowledge of Yakushi
Location. This item is also located in the Village of Moogle but you will require a Gliding Chocobo to reach it.

Thorns of the Timer
Location. Head to the West side of the Valley of Rocks and above a giant rock formation will be this item.

Mage Thurban
Location. Similar as the above location but you will need to head to the South side of the Valley of Rocks to get this.

Aerora Level 2
Location. Head over to the Porta Settlement and ascend the staircase near the hotel to get this item.

Rosary Alms
Location. This one is also located in the Porta Settlement in the Goddess Temple. Before you take the ladder up, make sure to check a cul de sac nearby to get this item.

Fuma Bracelet
Location. Head to the North side of the Valley of Rocks and look for this item on the top of some rock formations.

Old Photo Frame
Location. Head over to the Expedition Camp and look for it behind the Weapons Shop.

Blizzara Level 2
Location. You need to get to the South side of the Expedition Camp and look for this item on a raised area.

Bracelet Water Fairy
Location. You need to head to the South side of the Hermit Wilderness to get this item. However, you will require a Gliding Chocobo to reach this area.

Soul of the First
Location. You need to get to the North-West corner of the Hermit Wilderness and get near the crash site to get this item. A Gliding Chocobo is a must!

Ruinga Level 2
Location. While in the Goddess Temple, head over to the first room on the bottom floor and you will grab this item.

Firage Level 2
Location. You cannot miss this item! It can be located in the Goddess Temple; in the first room on the middle floor.

Blizzaga Level 2
Location. The location for this one is same as Firage Level 2 i.e. head inside the first room on the middle floor.

Libra Item
Location. The corridor leading from first room to the third room on the middle floor contains this item.

Thundaga Level 2
Location. This item is unmissable!

Tetra Coronet
Location. This item is unmissable! You will get this in first room of the top floor.

Aeroga Level 2
Location. This item is found in the first room of the top floor. An unmissable item!

Dead Dunes

Metal Armband
Location. You need to head North from the Station go through the Path of Desolation to find this item.

Study of the Depths
Location. After collecting Ban ACC16 Metal Armband, keep on moving forward to get this item.

Debrave Level 2
Location. Head North after collecting Study of the Depths to get this item.

Defaith Level 2
Location. Collect Debrave Level 2 and head to your West side to receive Defaith Level 2.

Galestrike Level 2
Location. Keep on moving forward and you will come across a set of stairs with Galestrike Level 2 lying nearby.

Star Bracelet
Location. Head over to the South clearing for this item.

Cactair Notes
Location. You need to go to the North-East side of the False Sanctuary to find a building extending out. Hop over the ledge and grab this item.

Key to the Sand Gate
Location. Head to the Oasis Lighthouse and take out Afro-Cactuar Cactair. After doing so, head to the very end of the area and grab this item.

Angel’s Headband
Location. This item is located right next to the Key to the Sand Gate.

Silver Barrette
Location. This item is also located right next to the Key to the Sand Gate.

Pain Dampener
Location. You need to get to the sealed door in False Sanctuary and then head over to the South-East corner for this item.

Rainbow Gem
Location. Get to the West side of the Atomos’s Sands and hop over a small extended ledge that can be seen in plain sight to get this item.

Spiritual Veil
Location. After collecting the previous item, keep on moving on the West side and you will get to this item.

Pretty Orb
Location. While in the Fantastic Sanctuary, head over to the sealed door and make your way to the North-East corner of the area to get this item.

Serenity Sachet
Location. You need to get to the stairs which join The Grave of the Colossi and the Ruffian and grab this item off the stairs.

Earth Eater Notes
Location. You need to head towards the East side of the Grave of the Colossi. Once there, head into the building in front of you to get this item.

Bandit’s Bloodseal
Location. This item is located in the Holy Sanctuary. Just as you enter the Shrine, you will find this item in the plain sight.

Corsair Scarf
Location. This item is located in the Ruffian. You need to get to the outside area of the settlement and hop over a ledge in the South-East corner for this item. The ledge will be located on the water.

Gurangatch Notes
Location. Head inside the Ruffian Settlement and once inside, ascend to the second floor of the area and grab the notes.

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