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All Side Mission List & Walkthrough

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All Side Mission List & Walkthrough

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Check out this Spider-Man PS4 guide and list of all the side missions you can complete in-game, including how to find & activate them!

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What Are Side Missions?

Optional Quests That Reward XP

Side Missions are additional quests players can activate in the map by talking to people. Completing them is a great way to earn more XP to level up!

Side Missions Are Marked By A Blue Icon

Side Missions are indicated in your map & in-game with a blue icon, making it easy to differentiate them from main story missions.

New Side Missions Appear With Story Progression

New Side Missions will be available upon progressing through the story. Remember to progress through the Main Mission to find additional contents!

Check Out Main Mission List

How To Find Side Missions?

Open Map & Use Legend To Locate Icons

To locate Side Missions, open up your map, use your legend, and tick off all icons until only the Side Mission icon is activated. This will clear your map & let you focus on finding the Side Mission area.

Sync Up Towers To Scan Areas

Descrambling tower frequencies & syncing up to the crime activity system will help give you an easier time to locate Side Mission givers in your immediate vicinity.

All Side Mission List

1. The Network Is Down

LocationDescription
Business DistrictTrack down the source of the signal

The Network Is Down - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Follow the radar to a skyscraper rooftop and defeat Kingpin's men
2.Destroy the jammer
3.Follow the radar to the next location and defeat the enemies there
4.Destroy the second jammer
5.Follow the radar to the last location and defeat the enemies there
6.Destroy the last jammer
7.Head to the docks
8.Win against the enemies there

1. 3. 5. Throw People Off the Building

Dispose of enemies quickly by throwing them off buildings. You can either web throw them or use gadgets to push them off!

Check Out Combat Tips Here

3. Take Out the Snipers First

The snipers on the second location will be at another building. Take them out first before rushing to the enemies on the location of the jammer to make the combat much easier on you.

2. Storming the Castle

LocationDescription
Central ParkStop enemies from transmitting critical data

Storming the Castle - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Take out the enemies in the castle
2.Interact with the laptop
3.Find the pigeon with the memory stick and return it to the laptop
4.Head to the park and stop the criminals
5.Go to the second location and stop the transmission
6.Head to the final location and stop the transmission
7.Save to Stephanie

3. Follow the Blue Trail to Catch the Pigeons

Pigeons will have a blue trace or trail you can use as a guide while catching them. Incorporate Swinging and Web Zip to be able to move faster and get those pigeons!

Check Out Tips to Move Faster Here

4. 5. 6. Use Gadgets, Web to Stall Transmissions

Your time to finish the quest will be reduced when enemies use the laptop to transmit the data. You can use your gadgets or web to stall them while taking care of the other enemies.

Check Out the Gadget List Here

3. Spider-Man P.I.

LocationDescription
MidtownFollow After the Suspects

Spider-Man P.I.- Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Head to the first location and take a photo of the couple
2.Follow the woman to get to the next location
3.Take a photo of the meeting
4.Follow her again to get to the last location
5.Take a photo of the screen and the whiteboard in the apartment
6.Chase and stop 2 cars

2. 4. 6. Mix Swinging & Web Zips to Move Faster

Catch up to your targets by alternating between Swinging and Web Zips to move faster in the air. Round corners smoothly by holding ◯ as you turn.

4. Spider-Men

LocationDescription
HarlemLook for the Spider-Man Impostor

Spider-Men - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Go to the location of the crime
2.Interact with the policemen, the beaten criminals, & the woman
3.Head to the next location and talk to the guards
4.Examine the fire extinguisher and analyze the substance left behind
5.Complete the Spectrograph Puzzle
6.Follow the marker to the next location
7.Talk to the criminal then head to the roof
8.Defeat the enemies

5. Add & Subtract Lines to Complete the Spectrograph

You will have to layer the lines to complete the Spectrograph puzzle. Use the subtract line as the last piece to be able to have just enough lines for the first part of the puzzle.

5. Internet Famous

LocationDescription
HarlemLocate the source of the QR Codes

Internet Famous - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Take a photo of the first QR Code
2.Head to the next location and take a photo of the QR Code
3.Take out the enemies
4.Go to the next location and take a photo of the last QR Code
5.Neutralize the 3 Bombs
6.Go to the last location and defeat the criminals

2. 4. Find the Right Angle to Get the QR Codes

The first QR Code is pretty straightforward, but the next two require a bit of angling to take a picture correctly. Wall crawl along buildings to get the right shot!

5. Pick Up and Throw the Bombs with L1+R1

With only 40 seconds to neutralize the bombs, you have to move quickly! Press L1+R1 to pick up the bombs when they're in range to throw them, then press R1 to finish them off.

6. Helping Howard

LocationDescription
ChinatownReturn the Pigeons to Howard

Helping Howard - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Go to the location indicated by the marker
2.Capture the escaped pigeon
3.Repeat for the other 11 locations

2. Get Close to the Pigeons to Catch Them

You will need to be in proximity of about 30m to the pigeon to be able to get them. You will get the prompt to press L1+R1 to catch them after you chase them down for a while.

2. Web Zip Between Swings to Go Faster

The pigeons are quite fast and will constantly turn between corners. Use your Web Zip between swings to move faster and hold ◯ to round the buildings smoothly!

7. Tombstone: On the Move

LocationDescription
GreenwichStop the truck from transporting chemicals

Tombstone: On the Move - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Analyze the GPS tracker in Dr. Octavius' Lab
2.Complete the Circuit Project puzzle
3.Follow the compass to the next location
4.Chase after and stop the truck
5.Defeat the enemies
6.Analyze the content of the truck

4. Mix Swinging & Web Zips to Move Faster

Catch up to your targets by alternating between Swinging and Web Zips to move faster in the air. Round corners smoothly by holding ◯ as you turn.

Check Out Tips to Move Faster Here

5. Take Out Enemies with Guns First

Make the fight less frantic by taking out enemies with guns first. Tap △ to zip to them and take them out.

Check Out Combat Tips Here

8. Tombstone: What's He Building in There

LocationDescription
HarlemInvestigate Tombstone's Operation

Tombstone: What's He Building in There - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Take out all of Tombstone's Men
2.Examine the barrels
3.Defeat Enemies using Tombstone's chemicals
4.Examine the dropped inhaler
5.Complete the Spectrograph puzzle
6.Go to the truck

3. Use Finishers, Gadgets to Defeat the Jacked Up Enemies

Enemies who have taken Tombstone's chemicals are tougher and hits harder. Save your focus for finishers to quickly deal with them and use your gadgets to give you time to breathe and heal.

9. Tombstone: Let's Get Ready to

LocationDescription
HarlemStop Tombstone
Check Out the Tombstone Boss Fight Guide

Tombstone: Let's Get Ready to - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Defeat Tombstone

1. Take Out the Henchmen First

Henchmen can easily take cheap shots at you while you're busy with Tombstone so take them out first. Utilize air combat so you can take care of them without putting you in range of Tombstone's attacks.

1. Dodge Twice to Avoid Tombstone's Chains

Tombstone will throw his chains twice in a row so be read to dodge both of them one after another. If you perform a perfect dodge on the first one, you can cancel the second with a counter web!

10. College Buddies

LocationDescription
GreenwichFind the missing person

College Buddies - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Find the location in the Financial District
2.Head to the burning building
3.Defeat the Gang of Inner Demons
4.Find Carlos

1. Head to the Bottom Edge of the Financial District

You can find the burning building at the location above!

11. Tick Tock

LocationDescription
GreenwichFind another missing person

Tick Tock - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Find the location in Harlem
2.Interact with the person there
3.Head to the marked location
4.Defeat the enemies
5.Save Ethan

Complete College Buddies to Access this Mission

This Side Mission will not show up until you've finished the College Buddies Side Mission first. You can accept the Tick Tock Side Mission as soon as you complete College Buddies.

1. Head to this Area in Harlem

You can find Ethan in the location above!

12. Over His Head

LocationDescription
GreenwichFind another missing person

Over His Head - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Find the location in the Upper West Side
2.Defeat the enemies patrolling there
3.Find Steve
4.Hit Steve to turn him back to normal

Complete Tick Tock to Access this Mission

This Side Mission will not show up until you've finished the Tick Tock Side Mission first. You can accept the Over His Head Side Mission as soon as you complete Tick Tock.

1. Find Steve in This Location

You can find Steve in the location above.

13. Matter of Debate

LocationDescription
GreenwichFind the missing person

Matter of Debate - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Find the location in the Financial District
2.Stop the Enemies from Detonating the Truck

Complete Over His Head to Access this Mission

This Side Mission will not show up until you've finished the Over His Head Side Mission first. You can accept the Matter of Debate Side Mission as soon as you complete Over His Head.

1. Find the Debate Club here

You will be able to find the missing Debate Club member near the entrance of the Brooklyn Bridge at the south-east edge of the map

15. Home Team Advantage

LocationDescription
GreenwichFind the Sports Team

Home Team Advantage - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Find the location near the ESU Building
2.Defeat the transformed students

Complete Matter of Debate to Access this Mission

This Side Mission will not show up until you've finished the Matter of Debate Side Mission first. You can accept the Home Team Advantage Side Mission as soon as you complete Matter of Debate.

2. Use Attacks that Can Hit Multiple Enemies

With so many enemies at an open area, you can use Web Blossom or any other area of effect attacks to quickly dispose of enemies. If you don't have any equip, utilize air combat.

Check Out the Suit Powers Here

16. Snipe Hunt

LocationDescription
Financial DistrictTake out the snipers

Snipe Hunt - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Go to the first location & defeat the first sniper
2.Take out the 3 other snipers in the marked locations
3.Go to the park
4.Take out the hostage takers

1. 2. 4. Sneak Around to Silently Take Out Enemies

Stealth Takedowns are mandatory in this Side Mission. Use wall crawls and jump around lamp posts and walls to stay out of sight from enemies and position yourself to silently take them down.

17. Error: File Not Found

LocationDescription
Hell's KitchenRetrieve Fisk's Data Files

Error: File Not Found - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Interact with the Police Officer
2.Follow the radar to the drives and take out the enemies
3.Retrieve the disks and go back to the Police Officer
4.Defeat the enemies
5.Help the police take out Fisk's men on the ground
6.Head back to the top of the building and finish off the remaining enemies

3. Time your Dodge to Perform Perfect Dodges

Numerous rockets will be fired at you at this point. Time your dodges to perform the Perfect Dodge and counter the Rocket Launcher-wielding enemies. Tap △ to zip to them once they're vulnerable.

18. Cat's Cradle

LocationDescription
Upper West SideFind Black Cat's Hidden Lair

Cat's Cradle - Walkthrough

No.Description
1.Head to the Old Train Depot and find the hidden entrance to your right
2.Interact with Black Cat's loot
3.Listen to the audio recording

1. You Will Have to Find the Lair Manually

The entrance will not be shown when you use the R3 so you will have to find it by yourself. When you enter the tunnel, there will be a graffiti of Black Cat on your right where the entrance is.

Complete All the Black Cat Stakeout to Get this Mission

This Side Mission will only be unlocked when you complete all the Black Cat Stakeout. You will automatically get the prompt for this Side Mission upon getting the last Black Cat figurine.

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