I Might Need These Later! achievement in Resident Evil 3

I Might Need These Later!

Complete the game using 1 or fewer recovery items.

I Might Need These Later!+0.2
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How to unlock the I Might Need These Later! achievement

  • Crusty GrapeCrusty Grape97,809
    04 Apr 2020 04 Apr 2020 22 Apr 2020
    17 0 13
    This achievement can be done on any difficulty and is easiest to complete on Assisted mode.

    All SHOP items can be used for this achievement.

    Assisted mode will heal you from caution to fine after a couple of minutes, even without a Recovery Coin.

    The game forces you to use a green herb when you become infected early on in the game. This is the only heal you will be able to utilize during the playthrough. Be careful not to use healing up to/after that point.

    (NOTE: Nick S reported that on Assisted mode, the game automatically removed the parasite after he restored all power switches and left the area. Keep in mind that while this may allow you to keep a healing item to use for later, you will be stuck at "caution" until you use the item, have a Recovery Coin equipped, or playing on ASSISTED.)

    To make sure you dont screw up, save before and after every boss fight as Nemesis is the easiest way to take damage. I also recommend saving once at every save location you encounter to be extra safe.

    If you are low on health, be sure to simply reload to your last checkpoint (auto saves work) and try the area again, hopefully retaining more of your health.

    IMPORTANT: Jill and Carlos gain a free heal when taking control of them after playing as the other. Make sure you utilize this. If your at low health as Jill just before switching to Carlos, once you return to Jill, she will be fully healed.

    Please comment if I missed something important or if you have an additional strategy and I will update.

    Good Luck!

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    SPΛΙΝΤΞRCΞΛΛNo prob. Wish I had recorded that btw..
    Posted by SPΛΙΝΤΞRCΞΛΛ on 05 Apr 20 at 17:48
    ResidentialEvilPersonally I think it's kind of bullshit they count the one time they pretty much force you to use a healing item.
    Posted by ResidentialEvil on 07 Apr 20 at 14:38
    Suge taizBut ur not forced if on assisted plus minimalist and getting S rank achievement are easy while doing I might these later
    Posted by Suge taiz on 10 Apr 20 at 05:45
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  • Lord RazorbladeLord Razorblade957,876
    11 Apr 2020 12 Apr 2020 12 Apr 2020
    3 1 0
    In this video I will be getting Sensational Work! achievement, for getting a S ran on any difficulty. Sprinter achievement for beating the story in under 2 hours. Minimalist for completing the game without opening the item box. Lastly I Might Need These Later! achievement for completing the game using 1 or fewer recovery items.

    In the video I will be running through the story as fast as I can to get these achievements quick. If you follow what I do you should ave no problem getting all the achievements.

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