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This page lists Wasteland 3 lore books. The lore books are interactable objects that you can use to get a little more detail about the plot and the setting. Collecting all lore books unlocks an achievement.

Lore books[ | ]

*Patch 1.3.0: Achievement is no longer bugged. The "Care, Repair, And Prepare" book was removed from the requirements as it was unobtainable before.

Name Location
Orders from Ranger Command Ambush Site: Received from Major Vera Prasad.
Old Journal Peterson Air Force Base: War Room. Inside a locked desk (Lockpicking 2).
Slaver's note Ranger HQ: Med Bay. Looted from a corpse (MISSABLE if you leave the HQ and reset the room).
Dorsey prisoner's note Downtown Colorado Springs: Pillory Square. Received from Magistrate Silas Watkins. (MISSABLE! Only when you demanded justice for the Dorsey prisoner during the first dialogue with The Patriarch. This option requires Leadership 2).
Encyclopedia Robotica Ranger HQ: War Room. In the western desk table (spawns after you leave HQ for the first time).
The Gospel of Nick (No, Not That Nick, the Other Nick) Garden of the Gods: In a hidden snowpile to the west from the main road.
The Gospel of Nicholas Broadmoor Heights: Church of the Final Deluge. On a bookstand, in the eastern part of the church.
The Clown's Guide to Paints, Makeup and Acid Sans Luxe Apartments: Inside a container in the locked apartment (Lockpicking 5).
Survivalist's diary Hoon Homestead: Looted from a corpse in the bunker (MISSABLE if you choose not to save Hoon Homestead during the Heads or Tails mission).
Farmer's diary Bizarre Exterior: Greenhouse. Looted from a corpse.
Payaso letter Bizarre Exterior: Toy Workshop. Inside a container in the locked room (Lockpicking 5).
JabJab's Joke Book Warrens: Prison Block. Inside a locked locker (Lockpicking 5).
Ditso's letter Warrens: Chapel. Looted from Ditso Gogo's corpse.
Letter from Aunt Ellen Old Survivalist Bunker: Lounge. Upstairs, on the table next to the Cyborg Chicken.
Official-looking letter Old Survivalist Bunker: Makeshift Hospital. Looted from the guard's leader.
Bunker pamphlet Old Survivalist Bunker: Storage (Flooded). On the wooden crate.
The Sensuous Toaster Monster Army Bunker: Entrance Lobby. Repair the toaster (Toaster Repair 5).
Monster Army note Monster Army Bunker: Inside a locked container behind the door to the west from the Entrance Lobby area (Lockpicking 7).
Mutilated diary Denver Airport: Buried in the snow near V.I.C.I. during Counterintelligence.
Note from November 13th Denver Airport: On the corpse of the human near V.I.C.I. during Counterintelligence.
Godfisher holy book Denver Ruins, Oil Field: Looted from Flensing-Ice's corpse.
Stoll's burden Clown Museum: On the body encased in ice west of the ballerinas; use fire to thaw it.
Foreman's log Aspen: Construction Yard. Inside a container in the northwestern room.
Note to Llewellyn Aspen, Little Hell: Basement. Inside the locked locker next to Llewellyn.
Everybody Shits! Aspen, Little Hell: Pool. Inside a small box on the right side.
Patient report: Saul Buchanan Aspen, Little Hell: Patriarch's Suite. In the large container behind Vic Buchanan.
The Distinguished Annals of Toaster Repair, Vol. XIV Toaster Repair Academy: In the bookcase next to the altar.
REDACTED Orders Department of Energy Site: Laboratory. Inside a container in the southeastern corner.
Time capsule letter Removed from the game as of Patch 1.3.0 (inXile post)
Global Map: In a hidden junkpile after defeating the Golden Scorpitron (Requires Perception 10+ to uncover).

Master list[ | ]

This list includes all lore books in the game's files, including ones related to cut locations (like the Everest Hotel).