The LEGO Movie Videogame Golden Manuals Locations Guide

By   /   Feb 11, 2014

There are five Golden Manuals per level in The Lego Movie Videogame, and when you have successfully collected everything in a Level, you can quit.

There is no need to play through the whole chapter.

The game features two types of Modes (Story and Free Play) and we have detailed what you need to do to find every golden manual be it in story mode or free play.

The LEGO Movie Videogame Golden Manuals Locations

Bricksburg Construction

Golden Manual #1
Free Play – When you start the level, the camera will be up and to your left. Keep going to your right and the minikit will be above you.

In the second area, to your left as you spawn, and after you get through the gate, it will be on your far right. When you head up, the conveyor belt is right at the top.

Golden Manual #2
Free Play – When you start the level go right and melt the lock on the door, go into the next area. Then go to the far right and use Lord Business for the red switch and destroy all 11 buildings in the area.

Golden Manual #3
Free Play – Go through the fire and use the switch with Lord Business.

Golden Manual #4
Free Play – When you destroy the house and road and everything go into the next area and head far right, there will be some rainbow bricks that can be destroyed by Unikitty. Find the manual inside.

Golden Manual #5
Story Mode – When you’re free-falling it will be towards the end of the sequence in the center of some studs.

Escape From Bricksburg

Golden Manual #6
Story Mode – When on freeway driving super cycle, after you shoot valve off the truck, the time will slow down and you’ll be able to shoot cops on bikes. Shoot all 4 for the minikit.

Golden Manual #7
Free Play – After using the ladder to get to the next level, fly towards the screen and on the left side on a black ledge you will see the manual.

Golden Manual #8
Free Play – Outside in the alley where you build the cycle, in the front left corner is a gold lock you can melt, the manual is in the top right corner, fly up and get it.

Golden Manual #9
Free Play – In the front right gated area, in the top right corner is the manual, fly up and get it.

Golden Manual #10
Free Play – In the back middle is a gate with a gold lock to melt, hack the terminal in the back left and grab the manual.

Flatbush Gulch

Golden Manual #11
Story Mode – At the start of the level, stay on the bottom when falling after the third turn, the gold manual will be at the bottom.

Golden Manual #12
Story Mode – During the rolling section you will have to knock what look like boxing gloves off of poles, they can be very tricky and may take you a time or two to get.

The first one is when you have the first ramp you can go up on the right do so and follow the path to the left, it is at the bottom, you will have to jump to get it.

(1/5) Right after the first their will be a ledge on the right, it is right after the ledge starts, jump to get it. (2/5) The third one is right before the entrance to the tunnel on the left, jump to get it.

(3/5) As you exit the tunnel stay to the left and up the train tracks, it is shortly after you get on them, jump to get it. (4/5) After you get off the train tracks to get the last one take the ramp on the left and follow it to the right, jump to get it. (5/5)

Golden Manual #13
Story Mode – At the start of level on the rolling part you will enter a tunnel, at the end stay to the left to ride the train tracks. Follow them to the end and the manual is yours. Beware of the jumps.

Golden Manual #14
Free Play – As soon as you get to the camp put out the fire that the bad guys are around.

Golden Manual #15
Free Play – Upon entering a saloon, see on the left there will be a silver table you will have to destroy, do so and head up to the door underneath the stairs. Use Vitruvius to open the door and grab the manual.

Flatbush Rooftops

Golden Manual #16
Free Play – When you have destroyed the three ladders cross the bridge and jump down, use Unikitty to destroy the rainbow bricks and head inside. Fly up and grab the manual to the right.

Golden Manual #17
Free Play – At the start of the level use Vitruvius to hit the target above the skeleton. (1/3) After building the giant totem pole, head up with Vitruvius and hit the next target.

(2/3) The third is where you get to the roof with the three ladders coming onto the building, the second time. To the right is a silver gate, once inside its in front and below you.

Golden Manual #18
Free Play – When you reach the area with the cops coming onto the roof, the second time, destroy the silver gate on the right and it is on the roof in front of you.

Golden Manual #19
Story Mode – Towards the end of the level you will be on a vehicle running away from the cops, there are 3 covered wagons with targets on them that you must shoot.

Once you get all three the manual is yours. It’s hard to give exact locations but the area is a loop so just keep going around in a circle avoiding the objective until you get it.

Golden Manual #20
Story Mode – Towards the end of the level, while on the vehicle, there will be towers with guys on them, you must destroy all three for the manual. It’s hard to give exact locations but the area is a loop so just keep going around in a circle avoiding the objective until you get it.

Escape from Flatbush

Golden Manual #21
Free Play – At start of the level fly to the far left and destroy the rainbow bricks.

Golden Manual #22
Free Play – Right above the logs that you knocked off the train, fly and get it.

Golden Manual #23
Story Mode – When you get to the car that is on fire that you need Vitruvius to walk over, walk to the center of the car and jump forward, you should get the minikit.

Golden Manual #24
Story Mode – After the cop starts shooting rockets at you, you will be climbing along the side of the train as Wildstyle. A rocket will be shot at the train that opens a car with a guy inside of it, defeat the guy for the manual.

Golden Manual #25
Story Mode – After the train falls off of the cliff on the next car a rocket will blow a hole in the top, inside the car in the right corner is the manual.

Welcome to Cloud Cuckoo Land

Golden Manual #26
Free Play – At the start of the level turn around and put out the fire. (1/6) Above where you start where the gold statue is, the fire is in the back right corner. (2/6) There are two on the right side of the level by the knock knock point.

(3/6) (4/6) At the top of the level in the area of the chicken, there is a fire on the left side. (5/6) In the area with the chicken there is a fire on the right side. (6/6)

Golden Manual #27
Free Play – On the extreme right in front of where Emmet is being held, in the air is the manual.

Golden Manual #28
Free Play – On the extreme top, to the right of the chicken is a gold wall, inside is manual.

Golden Manual #29
Free Play – After freeing UniKitty and building the two water cars, there is a small fire just behind the two cars. (1/3) The second is on the same platform towards the bottom of the screen. (2/3) The final fire is at the top of the stairs to the right. (3/3)

Golden Manual #30
Free Play – There is a silver pole when final fire is being put out, destroy the pole for manual.

Attack on Cloud Cuckoo Land

Golden Manual #31
Free Play – At the start of the level turn around and put out the fire. (1/6) Above where you start where the gold statue is, the fire is in the back right corner. (2/6) There are two on the right side of the level by the knock knock point.

(3/6) (4/6) At the top of the level in the area of the chicken, there is a fire on the left side. (5/6) In the area with the chicken there is a fire on the right side. (6/6)

Golden Manual #32
Free Play – On the far right in front of where Emmet is being held, in the air is the manual.

Golden Manual #33
Free Play – At the very top, to the right of the chicken is a gold wall, inside is the manual.

Golden Manual #34
Free Play – After freeing UniKitty and building the two water cars, there is a small fire just behind the two cars. (1/3) The second is on the same platform towards the bottom of the screen. (2/3) The final fire is at the top of the stairs to the right. (3/3)

Golden Manual #35
Free Play – Right next to the final fire to put out is a silver pole, destroy it for the manual.

Escape from Cloud Cuckoo Land

Golden Manual #36
Story Mode – At the start of the level keep going to the left.

Golden Manual #37
Story Mode – At start of the level go to extreme left and it is on the wing.

Golden Manual #38
Story Mode – After gaing access to Unikitty head to the right and there will be some rainbows for unikitty to destroy.

(1/3) Head to the far right where you have to defeat 20 enemies, destroy the rainbows and then rebuild them. (2/3) After flying on the rainbow butterfly its right next to where you land.

Golden Manual #39
Story Mode – After gaining access to Unikitty head to the right and there will be some rainbows for unikitty to destroy.

(1/3) Head to the far right where you have to defeat 20 enemies, destroy the rainbows and then rebuild them. (2/3) After flying on the rainbow butterfly its right next to where you land.

Golden Manual #40
Free Play – When in area with flowers, you will come across a white wall in the center. To the left of it is a huge flowers, destroy them and then rebuild them. Inside use the drill spot to get the manual.

The Depths

Golden Manual #41
Free Play – After starting the stereo system head down and to the left to see a gold rock wall, break it and find the manual inside.

Golden Manual #42
Free Play – After using the secret knock fly up over the master build spot to find the manual.

Golden Manual #43
After the ship floods with water swim to the next area. Just down the path is a treasure chest, destroy it. (1/5) A little further down is the second one. (2/5) The third is after the gold rock wall. Just up the path from the third one.

(4/5) The last one is on the ocean floor where you meet the piranha. (5/5) *Note: Currently the treasure chests are glitched, if you go through the gold rock wall to get the pants when you come out every one you got will be closed again. This mean you can grab the same ones twice.

Golden Manual #44
Story Mode – In the underwater tunnel you will swim around and eventually see a manual above you, swim back to the left and up just a little and there will be an opening on the right.

Golden Manual #45
Story Mode – In the dark underwater area, after you get past the first school of colorful fish and have to go down and to the right, instead go straight down into a hidden area, through the wall, to find the manual.

Infiltrate the Octan Tower

Golden Manual #46
Free Play – At the start of the level go towards the right corner and set a fire in front of the door. Inside put the numbers up on the wheel, of the three not on the wheel, one is on the right, one in the middle and one on the left. After they are in order a handle will appear. Pull it for the manual.

Golden Manual #47
Story Mode – Head up to the top left of the ship and on the right side will be a cannon. (1/4) The second cannon is on the deck to the upper right, it’s the one pointing off the ship without the wheels.

(2/4) The third cannon is to the left of all the rainbow Legos, hidden behind the pole. (3/4) The last one is all the way up on the right side of the ship to the left of the giant robot. (4/4)

Golden Manual #48
Free Play – When you get to the tower, on the right side of the room will be a vehicle, destroy the gate then destroy both of the gold canisters for the manual.

Golden Manual #49
When in the second room of the tower, on to your left jump out of window and fly over to get the manual.

Golden Manual #50
Free Play – When in relic room, go to the back left corner and use the switch with Lord Business, walk through the lasers and hit the switch, the manual will be to your right.

Put that Thing on the Thing

Golden Manual #51
Free Play – At the start of chapter head to extreme right and you will find a hack machine; complete it to get the manual.

Golden Manual #52
Free Play – Up in the air just behind the instruction build station, towards the screen.

Golden Manual #53
Free Play – In the top right corner of the starting room is a door with a gold outline, inside is the manual.

Golden Manual #54
Story Mode – When in the second audio floor, you should see a manual towards the screen jump towards it to collect it.

Golden Manual #55
Free Play – Go to the far left in audio floor room and you will find a hack machine, front left corner, once completed use the robot to grab the manual.

Broadcast News

Golden Manual #56
Story Mode – In the starting room go far right, there will be a wall that WyldStyle can climb right above where you start is the manual.

Golden Manual #57
Free Play – In starting area, on the right side you will see an icon where you have to repair something, in front of the bleachers. Repair the item then enter the room that opens up. At the end of the conference table is the manual.

Golden Manual #58
Free Play – In the starting area, on your far right will be an icon where you have to repair something, in front of the bleachers.

Repair the item then enter the room that opens up. In the front right corner are some colored notes, which you have to hit in two waves. The first wave is 5 blues and 1 green.

The second is 6 blues, 1 green, 1 yellow, 1 orange, 1 green, 1 yellow. If you forget just watch the guy on the screen and do what he does.

Golden Manual #59
Story Mode – As soon as you get MetalBeard back you will see some gray container in a group of four, you have to use MetalBeard to destroy these. There are two right in front of you. (1/6) (2/6) The third one is in the back left corner of the room.

(3/6) Back right corner of the same room. (4/6) The fifth one is down in the center on the left side. Aim with his rockets to destroy it. (5/6) The last one is down in the center on the right side. Aim with his rockets to destroy it. (6/6)

Golden Manual #60
Free Play – In the room where you find Metal Beard on far side of room in the center up high is the manual.

Back From Reality

Golden Manual #61
Story Mode – When you have Gail. Go to back left corner and jump up and grab the manual.

Golden Manual #62
Free Play – After you get off the conveyor belt head to the right and you will see a gold wall, destroy it and inside is the manual.

Golden Manual #63
Story Mode – After the building collapses repair the elevator door and push the elevator all the way down to the end to receive the manual.

Golden Manual #64
Free Play – When you come out of elevator shaft, above you will be a grapple point, on the landing is the manual.

Golden Manual #65
Story Mode – Right after the last one, climb the wall to the next landing and its hidden in the back left corner.

Bricksburg Under Attack

Golden Manual #66
Free Play – As soon as you start the level, in the left corner is a fire, put it out. (1/4) On the right side of the street is the second one. (2/4) The next one is just to the left of the first tentacle.

(3/4) The last one is after you destroy the gold bar on the red tentacle; a tank will fall off the roof and cause a fire. Once you put it out the manual is yours. (4/4)

Golden Manual #67
Story Mode – A little ways down the road, before the tentacle, you will see a hotel sign on the right side of the street, head down the alley in front of it for the manual.

Golden Manual #68
Story Mode – On the street, look on the right side, you will see fish and hotel sign, take both using the mech and you will receive the manual.

Golden Manual #69
Free Play – In second area, to your left you will see two gold gates blocking. Destroy them and run in to receive the manual.

Golden Manual #70
Story Mode – On the second giant tentacle, head to the right in a little alcove, destroy the LEGOs in the center and then build them into a statue for a manual.

The Final Showdown

Golden Manual #71
Story Mode – At the start of the level you will see little silver LEGO pieces around the level, the first is in the front left corner. (1/3) The second is in the middle left against the building. (2/3) The third is in the front right corner. (3/3)

Golden Manual #72
Free Play – In first area to the right, there will be a small ledge with smile sign above it, use superman to activate the point then fly to grab the manual.

Golden Manual #73
Free Play – From the ground level, one level up on the left side in the front left corner high in the air is the manual.

Golden Manual #74
Free Play – On the top roof on both sides will be giant billboards, destroy both to receive the manual.

Golden Manual #75
Story Mode – On the top roof, there will be three machines to your right. Step on all three to get manual.

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