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Metro Exodus Guide

With its open world apocalypse, a Metro Exodus guide is handy to help you navigate the dangers of its nuclear hellscape. Coming up we've got tips, weapons pointers, map highlights and just about everything else you could need help keep Artyom out of danger. 

Because it's no longer a completely linear game this Metro Exodus guide is more about making sure you don't miss out than anything else. It's possible to completely miss some really handy kit, and play through the game without it. Not something you really want to do. The open map has to be scouted with binoculars as well to find everything, so you might not find missions and landmarks if you're not vigilant enough. 

Which is why the tips and explainers coming up will keep you on the right track and make sure you don't miss a trick. And if you see it all through, we'll even help you get the best Metro Exodus ending.

Metro Exodus review

Metro Exodus review

Metro Exodus review

In our Metro Exodus review we've gone out on a limb to say that it's not only the best Metro yet, but also one of the best shooters in years. And it's true - although the first two games delivered tunnel chic, the jump to an open environment is a refreshing change for us as players, but also for Artyom and the gang. It's a major step forward.

Metro Exodus tips

Essential Metro Exodus tips

Metro Exodus tips

Before you leap out into the wilderness, you might want to arm yourself with our 15 essential Metro Exodus tips. They'll tell you almost everything you need to know for surviving outside the tunnels in this Russian apocalypse. After all, you've got a map to fill in, gear to find, characters to meet, and all kinds of objectives to tick off. We're just here to help.

Best Metro Exodus weapons

Best Metro Exodus weapons

Best Metro Exodus weapons

Although the game doesn't change much about the series' gunplay, that doesn't mean it isn't satisfying AF. Plus, with all the guns you can find in the game, it's surprisingly customisable. We've put together a guide to the best Metro Exodus weapons, including all the guns and attachments you may find.  

Best Metro Exodus upgrades and gear

Best Metro Exodus upgrades and gear

Best Metro Exodus upgrades and gear

If you're looking for how to find the best gear and upgrades for your technology, suit, and other equipment, you'll have to scour the map to find all the best Metro Exodus upgrades and gear that's scattered across Russia. Things like a metal detector, motion detector and a compass are super handy, so these are essential discoveries. You really don't want to miss out on these crucial upgrades that are definitely going to make your life easier. 

The best Metro Exodus map locations

The best Metro Exodus map locations

The best Metro Exodus map locations

Useful equipment, people that need help, gun upgrades, safe houses and interesting side missions - there are a load of reasons to fully explore each region as you journey across Russia. We've got a complete guide to all the Metro Exodus map locations, to help you find everything each location has to offer. 

How to get the Metro Exodus good ending

How to get the Metro Exodus good ending

How to get the Metro Exodus good ending

Everyone wants the Metro Exodus good ending, right? Well, I'm not going to say any more apart from, here's how to get it.

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