Check out this Spider-Man PS4 guide and list for more information about tokens - crime, backpack, landmark, base, challenge, & research tokens, where and how to get them, and more!
How Do You Get Tokens?
Crime tokens unlock when Act 1: Main Mission 4 - Keeping The Peace is completed. They're gathered by completing Crime missions that occur around the city.
Certain Number Of Crimes Per Area
You can only complete a certain amount of Crime missions per area. These include car chases, disabling bombs, halting store robberies, etc.
Receive More Tokens Via Bonus Objectives
Bonus Objectives such as doing several takedowns, using specific Spider-Man techniques, etc., can be accomplished during the Crime Mission to receive more Tokens.
Spider-Man unlock Backpack Tokens after Act 1: Main Mission 5 - Something Old, Something New. Backpacks are hidden in obscure places like rooftops, building sides, etc.
Total Of 55 Backpack Tokens
There are a limited number of Backpack Tokens per area within the game, making up to a total of 55.
Get Homemade Suit For Collecting All Backpack Tokens
Once you've found and collected all Backpack Tokens, you'll be awarded with the Homemade Suit!Check Out All Unlockable Suit List!
Base Tokens are unlocked during Act 1: Main Mission 6 - Fisk Hideout and are collectable when completing various Base Missions in the map.
Hunt Fisk, Sable, Demon, & Prisoner Bases
You can gather more Base Tokens by searching for Fisk, Sable, Demon & Prisoner hideouts and camps. Accomplishing the Bonus Objectives will also award you with more Tokens.
Spider-Man gains access to the camera & Landmark Tokens after Act 1: Main Mission 7 - Landmarking. Collect Landmark Tokens by taking photos of sights to see in New York.
Keep The Subject Of Your Photo In The Green
Use your camera to take photos of famous spots around New York to receive Landmark Tokens. Remember to take a shot when the subject of your photo is highlighted green in the camera viewfinder.
You can start collecting Research Tokens after Act 1: Main Mission 13 - Harry's Passion Project. Complete Research Missions such as Circuit Projects, Research Stations, etc. to receive Tokens.
Complete Octavius Industries Circuit Project & Spectrograph Puzzle
One way to collect Research Tokens is to complete the two puzzles in the Octavious Industries lab. You get bonus Tokens when completing all the puzzles unlocked in the lab throughout the story.
Find & Unlock Oscorp Research Stations
Oscorp Research Stations that look like mini-portable lab rooms can be found around the city. Finding & unlocking their doors grants Research Tokens plus the ability to fast travel to them.
Complete Missions in Oscorp Research Stations
There are different Research Missions involved in an Oscorp Research Station - accomplishing them will reward you with Research Tokens.
Capture Howard's Pigeons
Under the Side Mission: Helping Howard, you meet a man who asks you to chase & capture flying pigeons. Use web-slinging to chase them through the city & the "R1 + L1" buttons to capture them.Check Out How To Swing/Move Faster Guide!
Challenges open up after Act 2: Main Mission 25 - What's In The Box?. They involve challenges set out by the Taskmaster involving skills in combat, stealth and traversal.
Unique Challenges To Complete
The Challenge Missions will involve different skills & objectives to complete them. These challenges involve chasing flying drones, eliminating enemies, stealth takedowns and bomb defusal.
Complete 5 & 16 Sets of Challenges To Confront Taskmaster
Once you've completed 5 Challenges, Taskmaster will appear before you to test your combat skills. He'll return a 2nd time when you've completed all 16 Challenge missions in the game.Check Out Taskmaster Boss Fight Guide!
What Are Tokens?
Resources Used to Upgrade & Build Suits, Suit Mods & Gadgets
Tokens are used to build and upgrade Suits, unlock Suit Mods and Gadgets. Collecting a number of them early on will help you throughout the game.
Each Equipment Have Level Prerequisites
Before upgrading or building items, they must be unlocked. Spider-Man needs to reach a certain level in-game to unlock specific Suits / Suit Powers, Suit Mods, and Gadgets.