How to use Keys in Another Code: Recollection


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Knowing how to use keys in Another Code: Recollection is essential when guiding Ashley through the plethora of puzzles.

Keys open new areas to explore in addition to featuring in some puzzles that could prove tricky to complete if the correct formula isn't followed perfectly. Sometimes, using keys can prove problematic which is why our guide contains everything you need to know.

But, before we take a closer look at how to use keys in Another Code: Recollection, take a look at where to find the missing plates and how to get past the locked wooden door in the graveyard.

How to use Another Code: Recollection keys

You'll encounter several locked doors when attempting to unearth the mysteries of Ashley's parents in Another Code: Recollection. Whether you're new to the series or a seasoned veteran, it's always worth knowing how to use a key to continue on your path.

Here's what you need to do:

  • When next to a locked door, press Y to open the menu.
  • Then, press A to use the key required to open it.

It's really that simple. A few button presses in the menu and no door will stop you from heading towards the next puzzle.

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What do keys do in Another Code: Recollection?

In addition to opening locked doors, keys also play a pivotal role in some of the puzzles in Another Code: Recollection. Certain puzzles require you to use keys on specific items in order to advance to the next step.

Ultimately, their sole purpose is to unlock restricted areas so you can progress through the compelling story.

There you have it, that's all there is to know about how to use keys in Another Code: Recollection. For our impressions on the remastered collection, be sure to take a look at our review containing our thoughts and whether it holds up with the originals.

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