Resident Evil 6 Mercenaries Unlockables

If four lengthy campaigns aren’t enough for you in Resident Evil 6, the Mercenaries mode which is unlocked after you beat all the campaigns is there to keep you busy for more time.
Although the mode itself is quite fun, but it’s the cool Resident Evil 6 Mercenaries Unlocks like costumes and characters that are the real charm.

The rules are fairly simple; you need to stay alive while making sure that the clock does not run out.

  • Now, if you are looking forward to unlocking Resident Evil 6 mercenaries costumes and characters, the following guide will tell you exactly what you need to do to have them.
  • For more help on Resident Evil 6, read our Serpent Emblem Locations, Weapons Locations and Skills Unlock Guide.

Resident Evil 6 Mercenaries Unlocks

See also: Downloadable content in Resident Evil 6
ModeHow to unlock
Ada Story
  • First Set – Default so you don’t need to unlock it. Pirate – You will have to complete any stage as Leon with A rank or better to unlock it.
  • Retro – The retro costume comes along as DLC. First Set – You can unlock it by completing any Urban Chaos stage with B rank or higher.
Agent Hunt
  • You can do it with any character you want. Hot Cop – You can unlock this costume by completing any stage with A rank or better playing as Helena.
  • Retro – It’s the DLC stuff. First Set – You don’t need to unlock the default costume.
The Mercenaries No Mercy
  • Samurai – You need to complete atleast one stage with A or better playing as Chris.
  • First Set – The default outfit. Racing Outfit – You can unlock this costume by beating any stage with A rank or better while playing as Piers.
Survivors, Predator, Onslaught, Siege
  • First Set – The default outfit. Gangster – You need to complete atleast one stage with A rank or better playing as Chris to unlock this outfit.
  • Retro – Again, you are getting it as DLC.

Mercenaries

ContentHow to unlock
Steel Beast
  • First Set – The default outfit will be unlocked if you complete the Depths Stage with B rank or better.
  • Schoolgirl – You want her to make like a school girl?
Mining the Depths
  • Beat any stage with her scoring A rank or better.
  • Retro – The DLC stuff. First Set – You will have to unlock it by completing Ada’s campaign.
Rail Yard, High Seas Fortress, The Catacombs, Requiem for War, Liquid Fire, Rooftop Mission, Creature Workshop
  • Dead Aim Outfit – The requirement is to complete a stage playing as Ada with A ran or better.
  • Retro – You will get it as DLC. You will unlock the only costume after you have unlocked all the characters.
  • Default Set – This set is unlocked by default.

Costumes and Characters for the Extra Content

Characters

ContentHow to unlock
Helena HarperComplete Urban Chaos in The Mercenaries or The Mercenaries No Mercy with a B rank or higher.
Piers NivansComplete Steel Beast in The Mercenaries or The Mercenaries No Mercy with a B rank or higher.
Sherry BirkinComplete Mining the Depths in The Mercenaries or The Mercenaries No Mercy with a B rank or higher.
Ada Wong
  • PS3, Xbox 360, PC: Complete the Ada Story.
  • PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch: Same as the above but it can be unlocked via winning matches in Survivors.
Carla RadamesUnlocked by obtaining all default and EX1 Costumes in the game.
Agent
  • PS3 / Xbox 360 (Unpatched): This character cannot be unlocked without the patch.
  • PS3 / Xbox 360 (Patched) and every other version: Unlocked by default.

Costumes

Note: In the PS3/PS4, Xbox 360/Xbox One and PC versions, these costumes cannot be used in the story mode. However, the Nintendo Switch version allows all EX costumes to be used in the story.

ContentHow to unlock
EX1 CostumesAll EX1 Costumes are unlocked by playing with the DEFAULT costume of a character in The Mercenaries or The Mercenaries No Mercy and obtaining an "A" or "S" on either SOLO or DUO mode in every version of the game.

For example, getting an "A" rank in any map as Leon Scott Kennedy (DEFAULT) will unlock Leon's EX1 Costume. It will not unlock Leon's EX2, EX3, or another character's EX1.

Leon EX1
Helena EX1
Chris EX1
Piers EX1
Jake EX1
Sherry EX1
Ada EX1
ContentHow to unlockNotes
EX2 Costumes
  • PS3, Xbox 360 and PC: Unlocked by using RE Points on RE.NET. Each costume costs 60,000 REP.
  • PS4, Xbox One: Randomly unlocked by playing the Extra Content.
  • Nintendo Switch: Unlocked by getting an S rank in any Mercenaries mode with the target character (i.e. using Ada will unlock EX2 Ada but not EX2 Chris) or randomly via the Extra Content.
As stated in the Resident Evil 6 Nintendo Switch Manual, players must complete an Onslaught match 10 times in order to unlock Leon's EX2 Costume. It is unknown if the rest of the EX2 or EX3 costumes follow this same pattern and if this is the same requirement for the PS4 and Xbox One versions.
Leon EX2
Helena EX2
Chris EX2
Piers EX2
Jake EX2
Sherry EX2
Ada EX2
ContentHow to unlockNotes
EX3 Costumes
  • PS3, Xbox 360 and PC: Unlocked by using Extra Tickets on RE.NET. Each costume costs 1 Extra Ticket.
  • PS4, Xbox One: Randomly unlocked by playing the Extra Content.
  • Nintendo Switch: Unlocked by getting an S rank in any Mercenaries mode with the target character (i.e. using Ada will unlock EX2 Ada but not EX2 Chris) or randomly via the Extra Content.
As stated in the Resident Evil 6 Nintendo Switch Manual, players must defeat Ustanak in the Predator mode 5 times in order to unlock Leon's EX3 Costume. It is unknown if the rest of the EX3 or EX2 costumes follow this same pattern and if this is the same requirement for the PS4 and Xbox One versions.
Leon EX3
Helena EX3
Chris EX3
Piers EX3
Jake EX3
Sherry EX3
Ada EX3

Other

Main articles:

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RE.NET content

Main articles:

Note: Only the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC versions can be linked to RESIDENT EVIL.NET.

Gallery

A notice appears when unlocking RE.NET costumes. (PS3, Xbox 360 and PC versions only)

Promotional renders

Page from Resident Evil 6 Artworks.
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Unused concepts

Unused costume concepts for Leon shown in the Resident Evil 6 Artworks book.
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Unused costume concepts for Helena.
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Unused costume concepts for Chris.
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Unused costume concepts for Piers.
Unused costume concepts for Jake.
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Unused costume concepts for Sherry.
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Unused costume concepts for Ada.
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