Wooden goat 9
Head towards the church and open the door with the Wrought Iron Key. Enter this new part of the cemetery and look for the goat in the southeast corner next to a mausoleum .
Wooden goat 10
After your conversation with Duke, you can open the door to the north using the Four Wing Key. This path towards the Beneviento’s house leads you to a suspension bridge. As you cross the bridge, look left to find the tenth goat on another suspension bridge.
Wooden goat 11
Meet at the Beneviento house. Once you reach the house, do not go inside. Instead, follow the porch to the west. Around the corner, look along the fence near the cliff to find the goat there.
Wooden goat 12
Head to the artificial lake mill. On the platform where is the guard post, go through it until you reach a dead end with a pile of wood. Next to the wood is the goat.
Wooden goat 13
From the first mill you have to cross a number of floating platforms to reach the second mill. Before you get to the second mill, you’ll reach a platform with three platforms and colorful switches. When you are on the blue switching platform, look north to find the goat above a wood above you.
Wooden goat 14
After defeating Moreau and searching his room, return to where we got the boat next to the fisherman’s hut earlier (using the boat key). Now that the water is drained, you can enter it into the broken windmill. Go through the mill and leave the other door aside. Check to your left to find the goat on some garbage bags.
Wooden goat 15
As you head towards the fortress, you can take a left onto the path next to the sign. Go up the river to find you Under the sawmill to find an altar with the goat inside.
Wooden goat 16
After passing through the fortress lair, you will descend a spiral staircase. At the bottom of this staircase on your right, you will find the Goat near some buckets.
Wooden goat 17
Go through the Heisenberg factory to the Ventilation of the Heisenberg crusher. Pull the bright red center of the fan to stop the blades. Head to the back of the great room to find the goat.
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After grabbing the keyed mold, you will continue on your way until you reach a large elevator that Duke is climbing into. Get on that elevator and face the door. As you ride the elevator between B1-B3, you’ll have a brief moment to shoot the goat that’s sitting on a red barrier in the elevator just before you reach B3. If you miss the first time, just go up the elevator again and again until you hit it.
Wooden goat 19
After defeating Sturm (the boss with the propeller head), you will enter a control room overlooking the cargo bay. Inside that room on the east wall there is a vent that you can crawl into. Crawl through this vent to find a secret room. In this room, there is a goat on a barrel.
Wooden goat 20
During the end of the game, you will take control of Chris as he takes part in an assault on the village. During this assault, Chris finds himself Underground in a cave system. After fighting boss Urias, head to the next area of the cave to trigger a cutscene. Once this cutscene is complete, head to the right to find a statue with the goat on it. Increase the brightness if necessary as this part is quite dark.
If you followed the guide above, you will have collected all of the wooden goats in Resident Evil 8.
Resident Evil 8 Village: Find the Protective Goats
To complete the Heretic challenge, you must find all the protective goats hidden in the adventure. Our guide shows you the location of the 20 protective goats in Resident Evil 8 Village. To be able to get them, break the object using your knife when possible to save your bullets. To help you, goats make a slight sound when you approach them.
Lieu : Place of the virgin warrior
Location : On the path leading to the church, you find the goat in an illuminated altar.
Lieu : Village church
Location : The goat is on the roof of the church.
Lieu : House of Luiza
Location : You find this goat on the left path, going up towards the House of Luiza. The goat is in height.
Lieu : Vignes de Dimitrescu
Location : In the snowy area with vines you find the goat. It is posed on a rock near a scarecrow.
Lieu : Distillery of the castle of Dimitrescu
Location: The goat is located at the bottom of the steps of the Ablation Room going towards the Distillery.
Lieu : Attic of the castle of Dimitrescu
Location : When you have completed the puzzle of the area, take the ladder. Turn around to find the goat on a wooden crate.
Lieu : Sacred path
Location : When leaving the castle of Dimistrescu, you pass on the Sacred Way. Go down the stairs leading to a shore. Go to the small opening behind the stairs to find the goat.
Lieu : Luthier’s House
Location : At the end to the right of the Cour du Luthier, you will find a goat on the jail roof.
Lieu : Village cemetery
Location : The goat is located in the private cemetery behind the church. Use the Wrought Iron Key to unlock the cemetery gate. The goat is behind a mausoleum.
Lieu : Hanging bridge
Location : When you walk towards Beneviento’s house, you cross a suspension bridge. Look around to find another broken bridge. The goat is hiding on this bridge.
Lieu : House of Beneviento
Location : Before entering Beneviento’s house, go to the left towards a small garden. Behind a gate, you find the goat.
Lieu : Moulin de Moreau
Location : Head towards the inactive mill. Walk around the mill, the goat is on the ground in front of the logs.
Lieu : Artificial lake of Moreau
Location : When you are on a high platform, you will see the goat on pieces of wood coming out of the water.
Lieu : Artificial lake of Moreau
Location : Once you have fought the boss, return to the location where you took the boat to reach Moreau’s hiding place under the mill. The goat lies on a pile of garbage.
Lieu : Scierie
Location : Below the sawmill is a goat on an altar.
Lieu : Fortress
Location : Go down a large circular staircase in the fortress. The goat sits on a railing next to some seals.
Lieu : Heisenbger factory
Location : Meet in the elevator with the Duke and use it to show from floor B1 to B4. You will see the statue on one of the red beams of the elevator. If you missed it, use the elevator again to find it.
Lieu : Ventilation of the Heisenberg crusher
Location : In the ventilation area, a goat is placed on the edge of the chipper. Bulldozer blades hold back the scrap metal and the goat.
Lieu : Heisenberg factory before the loading room
Location : Follow the ventilation duct under the desk into the room just before the Loading Room. The goat sits on a barrel in a small secret room.
Lieu : End of the adventure
Location : After placing the bomb on the Megamycete, turn around to see a statue. The goat is at the feet of this statue.
Resident Evil Village: Location of all protective goats
These little wooden goat statuettes are scattered throughout the game. There are a total of 20 that you will need to smash with a knife or weapon. Be aware that they are kept from game to game, so if you should miss one, you can collect it in another of your games to complete them. Finding them all will allow you to get the trophy Heretic. Here is a help to locate all the goats:
Goat # 1
Approaching the graveyard from the village, you will see this protective goat placed on a small dedicated altar. Just break it with your knife as you approach.
Goat # 2
Not far from the previous goat, walk towards church then look on the roof to see this goat there. Shoot it with a weapon to be able to destroy it.
Goat # 3
In the area of fallow fields, you may find a goat in the northeast end of the area, perched on a roof.
Goat # 4
After exiting the mines, you will arrive in the vines. The goat is placed on the right, in the middle of branches and snow.
Goat # 5
This goat is found in the basement by which you arrive after solving the puzzle of the statues of the aberation room.
Goat # 6
Arriving in the grenier from a ladder you will find this protective goat right behind you.
Goat # 7
On the sacred path by which you return after your fight against Lady Dimistrecu, you will see a drawbridge on the left. Take the stairs and look below to find this goat.
Goat # 8
In the graveyard behind the church now accessible thanks to the wrought iron key, you will find this goat on the side of a crypt.
Goat # 9
When you get to the house with red chimney as part of the story, you can see a goat resting on the roof of a shelter of the house where the owners are absent.
Goat # 10
When you get to the Beneviento’s house, you will cross a long wooden bridge suspended. Look to the side to see a goat on one of the other bridges.
Goat # 11
Arriving in front of the Beneviento’s house, do not go in right away through the door, but go around to the left to see this goat behind the guardrail.
Goat # 12
You will find this goat at the very top of the moulin on which you will have to find the crank to be able to restore the current.