Alan Wake collectibles guide

Every thermos, manuscript, secret chest, radio and TV in the game

The Nightmare


Coffee Thermos #1 – Straight from your starting point, walk towards the bridge ahead and you will see it in plain view.

Coffee Thermos #2 – After killing the two Taken Hitchhikers pick up the flare gun and turn to the right. Here there is a drop but to your right hand side is a staircase going down inside of a small bunker type building. Inside you will find another Thermos. If you drop down you can’t go back for this.

Coffee Thermos #3 – The next one is found after crossing the wooden bridge that’s being destroyed by debris. After the water tower falls to your right hand side, look ahead. It’s sitting on a bench in the right hand corner of this area. Grab it quickly before running for the lighthouse door.

Coffee Thermos #4 – This one is visible as soon as you enter the diner. Simply pick it up after talking to the two old men.

Lake House



Radio #1 – After turning on the power you can now enter the cabin. Exit through the far door look to your right, the radio is right near the stairs. Be sure to get the radio and thermos before going into the upstairs study.


Manuscript Pages #1 & 2 – As you walk towards the bright light in the forest you will acquire a pair of Manuscript Pages. You can’t miss them.

Manuscript Page #3 – While walking through the lumber yard you will find this in your path. You can’t miss it.

Manuscript Page #4 – Next you will reach another yellow lifting machine near a break in the fence. Turn to the left and explore in that corner to find a page attached to the shack wall.

Above: Check inside this shack

Manuscript Page #5 – Cross the second bridge and look to your right. Here you will see three fallen logs that form a bridge, cross over to find the page.

Manuscript Page #6 – In the logging yard you will find a page inside of the cabin just to the right of the generator. Simply walk inside and grab it.

Manuscript Page #7 – Once you’ve gotten the previous two collectibles now you can continue forward. This will be impossible to miss as its right in your path.

Manuscript Page #8 – At the end of the next section of forest where the enemies are constantly ambushing you. It’s right on the path out of the area so you shouldn’t be able to miss it.

Manuscript Page #9 – Right in front of the gate you just opened. Don’t try to grab it until the pursuers are gone or they will cut you to ribbons.



Radio #2 – Right after finishing the puzzle in the lumber yard you will see a light up ahead. Enter the nearby shack to find a radio on a barrel.


Television #1 – Inside of the cabin you must enter to open the way to the final Lumber Yard, it’s in plain view. Don’t miss the shotgun while you’re in there.


Manuscript Page #10 – When you reach the garage head over to the float. You should be able to see the page lying on the ground easily.



Television #2 – This one turns on automatically as soon as you walk into the garage.


Signs #1 – Examine the “68th Annual Deerfest” sign inside of the main area of the garage. These go towards the “Bright Falls Officianado” achievement.

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