If you want to do all there is to do in Back 4 Blood, you’ll need to find 10 hidden Golden Skulls. There are only 10 in the game and they are cleverly hidden throughout the campaign. Finding them is quite difficult when the undead monsters are swarming you almost any time you are outside the safe house. Zombies are seemingly limitless, so if you’re looking for hints to unlock all 10 secret achievements/hidden trophies connected to Golden Skulls, we have the full list of locations below.
Act 1 – 4 Golden Skulls – Back 4 Blood
Golden Skull #1: The Devil’s Return, The Crossing – On the bridge leading to the crashed Ferry, look on the right side of the road. Drop to the path below and check the end of the path.
- Unlock “Port Man Toe?”
Golden Skull #2: Search And Rescue, Book Worms – Entering the underground store, you’ll need to take the stairs up and through the door to reach a small office. In the corner office desk (left side) there is a skull hidden under the desk.
- Unlock “Bell Hop”
Golden Skull #3: The Dark Before Dawn, Special Delivery – Through the office, you’ll reach an alley with a white trailer next to a fence in front of a warehouse yard covered with pallets. On the middle pallet, there is a golden skull at the top. Jump on the white trailer to get it.
- Unlock “Pallet Cleanser”
Golden Skull #4: Blue Dog Hollow, Hell’s Bells – In the tunnel, you’ll pass a truck and arrive in a cleared forest. You go through the canyon and reach the door on the right side. Opposite the door, there is a high hill nearby with a tree. On the tall grass, you will find the skull.
- Unlock “Easily Mist”
Act 2 – 3 Golden Skulls
Back 4 Blood: Golden Skull #5: The Armor, A Call To Arms – After jumping down the path with large wooden walls built between the buildings, fight up the hill to get to the farm. Look in the window of the red chicken coop.
- Unlock “Cooped Up”
Golden Skull #6: Plan B, Hunterland – Fight the flow, you’ll have to drop down a waterfall. Back in the waterfall to find this golden skull hidden in the water.
- Unlock “Dangerous To Go Alone”
Golden Skull #7: Job 10:22, Grave Danger – When you enter the main area of the graveyard, through the open path, stick to the right passage and find an open mausoleum. Inside, it is located directly to the left of the entrance, at a difficult angle to see.
- Unlock “Cryptozoologist”
Act 3 – 2 Golden Skulls – Back 4 Blood
Golden Skull #8: Dr. Rodger’s Neighborhood, Garden Party – At the beginning of the hedge maze, go through the path to the right. There is a small path leading to this golden skull statue.
- Unlock “Night of the Living Hedge”
Golden Skull #9: Ruins, Make Layers – After climbing to the roof from the stands, follow the path, clinging to the wall on the right. At the first turn on the right, there is a campsite with a golden skull in the tent.
- Unlock “Extra Credits”
Act 4 – 1 Golden Skull
Golden Skull #10: Abomination – In the Back 4 Blood final boss arena, go up the monster creeper with tentacles. You can reach them by entering a cave on the right side of the canyon that leads to the monster. Cross to the opposite side from the cave entrance to find the golden skull embedded in the goop. It is the last vine on the left when facing the boss.
- Unlock “Mind Your Step”