Crackdown 3 Agent DNA Locations Guide – How to Find and Unlock All Agents

Crackdown 3 has 21 Agents in total; each Agent has unique EXP bonuses, so pick them according to your playstyle. At the start of the game, you are only given a choice between 6 Agents.

Crackdown 3 Agent DNA Locations

While the obvious choice should be Jaxon because he is designed after and voice by Terry Crews. However, you can try other characters too though there are other Agents available in the later game too.

The six choices are listed down below along with their stats:

Starting Agents Stat Bonus
Jaxon +10% Strength EXP, +5% Explosives EXP
Zaya +10% Driving EXP, +5% Agility EXP
Forgey +10% Explosives EXP, +5% Firearms EXP
Chapman +10% Strength EXP, +5% Firearms EXP
Roux +10% Agility EXP, +5% Driving EXP
De Sousa +10% Agility EXP, +5% Explosives EXP

Agent DNA

There are altogether 15 DNA scattered around the map of Crackdown 3. For each DNA sequence you find, you will unlock a new Agent with a unique bonus to stats.

This may be a small bonus, but it will stack up in the end and can ease up your grind. Here are all 15 locations listed down, once you are close enough, you will see a marker on the map.

Agents Stat Bonuses Locations
Marshal +10% Firearms XP, +5% Strength XP Found in the west side of the Exchange, on top of a building near the monorail track.
Anderson +10% Firearms XP, +5% Explosives XP Found in Founder’s Footsteps, on the western beach south of the highway
Nikias +10% Driving XP, +5% Firearms XP Found in Khan’s Scar, on top of the monorail station to the west.
Hicks +10% Driving XP, +5% Explosives XP Found in Dumping Grounds, on the north side of the area in a space blanket-covered tunnel.
Varma +10% Agility XP, +5% Firearms XP Found in Picker’s Den, east of the supply point, among buildings in the slums.
Bartrom +10% Explosives XP, +5% Strength XP Found on the very edge of New Pantheon, below Quist’s Logistics Tower. Look for the pipeline feeding into the mountain, the DNA orb will be on top of the structure.
Lazar +10% Explosives XP, +5% Driving XP Found in Sulphur’s Spit. Search the hill overlooking the Chimera Field to find the DNA orb.
Petrov +10% Explosives XP, +5% Agility XP Found in The Refinery, below the statue on the mountain. Head to the statue and enter the structure the statue is built on.
Schmidt +10% Explosives XP, +5% Strength XP Found in Ashwood Marina, on top of one of the three buildings close to the eastern side of the island.
Baresi +10% Driving XP, +5% Strength XP Found in Ashwood Marina, above the supply point near the hexagon buildings.
Cuan +10% Agility XP, +5% Strength XP Found in Ashwood Marina, on the chimera island
Mensah +10% Strength XP, +5% Agility XP Found in The Vision, on top of a tower to the south of the area, only accessible by climbing the nearby buildings.
Walker +10% Firearms XP, +5% Agility XP Found in Southern Heights, on top of a windmill overlooking the ocean. Use the cylinder building nearby to reach the top of the windmill.
Gadise +10% Firearms XP, +5% Driving XP Found in Southern Heights, in the slum area to the west. Search the beach south of the supply point to find the orb.
Ramos +10% Strength XP, +5% Driving XP Found in New Pantheon, to the south of TerraNova HQ. Look for the cluster of triangle buildings, the DNA orb is on top. To reach the top of the building, either jump off TerraNova HQ and survive the impact or climb the buildings.