This page serves as a guide for all treasure chests and messages (skeletons) in “Ancient Dangers: A Bat’s Tale” DLC in Dreams. There are a total of 65 collectibles in this Dream, and collecting all unlocks both the “Treasure Hunter” and “Heed The Heroes” trophies on PS4/PS5.
For a full 100% walkthrough, refer to the video below:
Message #1: Straight after the intro plays
Treasure Chest #1: Left after you open the first gate.
Message #2: Straight in front of the first gate.
Message #3: Inside the room where you do the combat tutorial.
Message: #4: In front of a fence, after you fall down.
Message #5: In the room straight behind the fence.
Message #6: Once inside the tomb, at the left of the first fence.
Message #7 + Treasure Chest #2: On the right of the starting area for the tomb.
Message #8: A little bit after, right of a fighting area where you battle a “dog skull”.
Message #9 + Treasure Chest #3: In the corner and behind some spike traps in a room shortly after.
Message #10: Literally on the left of that same room.
Message #11: Behind the room where a large skeleton will come through the door. (Also where the game will ask you to play on hard mode if you’re not doing that)
Message #12: On the right of a large open room, before a gate.
Message #13: At the left side of the room, in front of a crumbled wall.
Treasure Chest #4: In the back of the next area, after you’ve opened the gate.
Treasure Chest #5 + Message #14: Behind a crumbled wall that you blow up with a bomb and the message is next to the bomb disposer.
Message #15: In the back of the next area, behind the broken lift.
Message #16: Straight from the starting area of chapter 2.
Message #17: At the opposite side of the same area.
Message #18: In the next area, right to the door.
Message #19: Before a door with vines 2 areas later.
Message #20 + Treasure #6: In the right section of the same area.
Message #21: In the back of the room behind the vines door.
Message #22: Take the gate on the right of the next vine door to find it in the bottom corner.
Message #23: Right after the second vine gate.
Message #24 + Treasure #7*: On the right after the next gate, where you slash some piranha plants.
Key*: Take the gate on the left and fall down to find a key in a corner.
Message #25: In the same area, just a little further onwards.
Message #26: Straight after you slide down a slope.
Message #27 + Treasure #8: Slightly onwards, above some stairs, next to a crumbled wall with a treasure chest behind it.
Message #28 + Treasure #9: Take a bomb back to the area with the large slop and shatter the crumbled wall.
Message #29: In the section on the right, hanging over the railing.
Message #30: In the next area, sticking out of a wall behind the gate.
Message #31: Even deeper into the tomb, in front of a gate with a purple banner.
Message #32: Behind the gate on the right. No, the chest in the corner does not contain treasure, just coins.
Treasure Chest #10: Behind the gate that is opened from above.
Message #33: At the end of a long fighting section, before the chapter’s end.
Message #34: At the very start of chapter 3.
Message #35: In the next room, before a wooden fence.
Message #36: On the left side of the fiery room, behind a gate.
Treasure Chest #11: In the next room, behind some bars. All switches must be set back for them to open.
Message #37: In the next room, right of the door.
Message #38: In the room where you have to hit explosive barrels.
Message #39 + Treasure Chest #12: In the next room, at the section with many spinning saw blades.
Message #40: On the right in the room with 2 tiger statues. Take note of how the switches are flipped.
Message #41: Straight after the tiger statues, in front of some flamethrowers.
Message #42: 2 Rooms later, at the very beginning.
Message #43: On the right side of the next room.
Message #44: Once you arrive on the outside section of the castle, in front of some banner.
Treasure Chest #13: Behind the crumbled wall. You must drop 2 bombs down the ‘slide’. One timed to destroy the planks, and one non-timed (X) to fall below.
Message #45 + Treasure Chest #14: In the back of the section above. Bomb the crumbled wall for a treasure chest.
Message #46: A fair bit further, in front of a large gate.
Treasure chest #15 + Message #47: Pull both switches seen in the picture above and head downstairs again. There’ll be 2 more switches you can pull. After pulling all of these the final treasure and message #47 can be accessed.
Message #48: 2 Rooms later, sneakily hidden in the corner between some plants.
Message #49: In the next room, midway a sideways path where you run from fire arrows.
Message #50: The final message, It’s shortly left of the former one, next to the final gate.