Ghostwire Tokyo – All KK Investigation Notes Locations

A comprehensive guide to Ghostwire Tokyo KK Investigation Notes and where to find them.

So where are the Ghostwire Tokyo KK Investigation Notes? The game tells the story of how Akito and KK saved the world from certain doom at the hands of a madman. At the very core, it explores the various ways people deal with death and loss. In terms of getting to know our main characters, we get to know very little of Akito besides the fact that he will do anything to save Mari. The same cannot be said about KK, a person who tries hard to distance himself away from others and yet doesn’t hesitate to help those in need.

In total, there are 20 Ghostwire Tokyo KK Investigation notes to collect. 19 of which can be found within the city. The last one can only be found after Chapter 4 and going into the dense fog.

What are KK Investigation Notes in Ghostwire Tokyo?

The KK Investigation Notes are a collection of cases chronicling KK’s time investigating spirit-related incidents. While the stories can be interesting, they only contribute towards increasing Skill Points.

The notes themselves are hidden around the city. Many are located in story-related areas with only a few of them actually hidden away for the player to find. While others can be bought from Nekomata relic collectors for 100,000 Meika each.

How to find the KK Investigation Notes in Ghostwire Tokyo

To find KK Investigation Notes in Ghostwire Tokyo, the first clue to knowing whether or not an investigation note is in the area is to check on the Shrine completion progress. It’ll tell you how many KK Investigation Notes are in the immediate vicinity if there are any.

Next, you’ll want to equip the Sleuth Beads. It casts a green spirit orb going directly to the investigation note the moment you start scanning with Spectral Vision. At level 1, the beads will point you in the direction of KK Investigation Notes 100 meters away. At the maximum level, the range goes as far as 300 meters.

Ghostwire Tokyo KK Investigation Notes List

  • The Sewer Kid
  • The Dancing Headless Students
  • The Kirigaoka Vanishing
  • The Marunouchi Vanishing
  • The Awakened AI
  • The Line at the Ramen Shop
  • The Giant Teru Teru Bozu
  • The Ether Thief
  • The Hyakki Yako
  • The King of the Loan Sharks
  • The Turbo Student
  • The Jukai Soba Excavation
  • The Overpriced Tickets
  • The Tengu Turf War
  • The Mystery of the Invisible Cat
  • The Cult of the Flying Cloth
  • The Sports Avenue Barker
  • Strange Case of the City Tengu
  • The Nekomata and the Convenience Store
  • The Kappa and the Cucumber

Ghostwire Tokyo KK Investigation Notes Locations

Ghostwire Tokyo KK investigation notes are first introduced to the player after Akito enters KK’s safe house. These cases are unsolved mysteries that stumped the ghost in his previous life. This is our chance to solve them and put some more souls to rest.

The Sewer Kid

The Sewer Kid investigation note can be found in Apartment 504, or better as KK’s safe house.

Description: A report written by KK regarding a number of disappearances that took place near a manhole.

The Dancing Headless Students

The Dancing Headless Students investigation note can be found at the rest area north of the Kuo Shrine. The book is on a purple bench beside a hut.

Description: A report written by KK regarding images of headless students posted on social media.

The Kirigaoka Vanishing

The Kirigaoka Vanishing investigation note can be found in the Hirokawa Shrine complex. The book is on a table inside a building southeast of the temple grounds.

Description: A report written by KK regarding people disappearing in fog.

The Marunouchi Vanishing

The Marunouchi Vanishing investigation note can be found in one of the meeting rooms inside the Sengoku Center Building. First accessible during the Pillar of Light – Search for Rinko main story mission.

Description: A report written by KK regarding an office worker who disappeared.

The Awakened AI

The Awakened AI investigation note can be found while exploring the Kirigaoka Building C complex north of the Shopping District. The book is stuffed inside a mailbox.

Description: A report written by KK regarding a mass disappearance at a company conducting AI research.

The Line at the Ramen Shop

The Line at the Ramen Shop investigation note can be found on a stand at Tatsui Shrine

Description: A report written by KK regarding a ramen shop attracting a monstrous clientele.

The Giant Teru Teru Bozu

The Giant Teru Teru Bozu investigation note can be found on a bench on the rooftop of a building southeast of the Kappagaike Torii Gate.

Description: A report written by KK regarding the appearance of a giant teru teru bozu.

The Ether Thief

The Ether Thief Investigation note can be found at a doorway in front of the Shimokusa Shrine

Description: A report written by KK regarding ether stolen from the spirit transmission lines.

The Hyakki Yako

The Hyakki Yako can be found in a hut at the foot of Tokyo Tower. Acquirable after the Tsuchigumo boss fight.

Description: A report written by KK regarding sudden deaths connected to unseasonal snowfall.

The King of the Loan Sharks

The King of the Loan Sharks investigation note can be found while exploring the construction site above the Yashin Gate. The book is on a stack of metal platforms.

Description: A report written by KK regarding strange deaths taking place at a money lender.

The Turbo Student

The Turbo Student investigation note can be found while exploring the Shibuya Underground Station. The book is on a bench in the arcade facing outside.

Description: A report written by KK regarding a mysterious student running a highway.

The Jukai Soba Excavation

The Jukai Soba Excavation investigation note can be found while exploring north of the Utagawa Shopping District Torii Gate. The book is on the table on the second floor of a building’s outdoor dining area.

Description: A report written by KK regarding an eerie finding at the site of a former restaurant.

The Overpriced Tickets

The Overpriced Tickets investigation note can be found in a large concrete planter by the road next to the Noto Shrine.

Description: A report written by KK regarding a group of baseball fans who disappeared.

The Tengu Turf War

The Tengu Turf War investigation note can be found in one of the building of the Onten Shrine. The book is on a counter.

Description: A report written by KK regarding a tengu turf war.

The Cult of the Flying Cloth

The Cult of the Flying Cloth investigation note can be bought from the Musical Nekomata.

Description: A report written by KK regarding a flying cloth.

The Sports Avenue Barker

The Sports Avenue Barker investigation note can be bought from the Japanophile Nekomata.

Description: A report written by KK regarding a yokai encounter along Sports Avenue.

The Strange Case of the City Tengu

The Strange Case of the City Tengu can be bought from the Handicraft Nekomata.

Description: A report written by KK regarding unexpected tengu sightings.

The Nekomata and the Convenience Store

The Nekomata and the Convenience Store investigation note can be bought from the Playful Nekomata.

Description: A report written by KK regarding nekomata showing up near a convenience store.

The Mystery of the Invisible Cat

The Mystery of the Invisible Cat investigation note can be bought from the Luster-Loving Nekomata.

Description: A report written by KK regarding meows heard from an abandoned building.

The Kappa and the Cucumber

The Kappa and the Cucumber investigation note can be bought from the Occult Nekomata.

Description: A report written by KK regarding a kappa-hunting attempt.

Ghostwire Tokyo KK Investigation Notes Rewards

Collecting all the Ghostwire Tokyo KK Investigation Notes does not earn you a trophy. Instead, it is a requirement to unlock the ‘Mind and Body’ trophy as the only to get all the Skill Points in the game is to raise your level to AND collect all the KK investigation notes.

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And that’s about it with regards to Ghostwire Tokyo KK Investigation Notes. I hope this guide helped you out on your way to getting to know more about KK and his field of work.

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