Fans of the series will know though that life is precious and the best way to protect yourself from harm in the chaotic streets of GTA is to equip body armour. Lucky for you it's plentiful and scattered throughout the city, so you can always pick up fresh gear.
Here are all the GTA III armour locations in GTA Trilogy.
What does body armour do in GTA III?
Body armour is the best way to protect yourself in Liberty City. Equipping it provides protection equal to your maximum HP, essentially doubling your health.
Body armour does lose points same as HP when you take damage, so you'll need to keep picking up fresh armour to make sure you're at max protection.
All GTA III armour locations
Here are all of the locations you can pick up some free body armour in GTA III.
Portland body armour locations
|Atlantic Quays||On top of the Liberty City Sawmills|
|Atlantic Quays||At the end of the wood pier in the Western portion of Portland|
|Portland Harbor (northeast)||Near the emergency vehicles Import/Export crane|
|Portland Harbor (northeast)||Export an Enforcer from the crane, then enter the car|
|Red Light District||Collect 50 hidden packages, then check near the safehouse|
|Saint Mark's||Behind Mama's Restaurante, near the Mafia Sentinel|
|Trenton||On the roof of Liberty Pharmaceuticals|
|Trenton||Across from Joey's Garage in a fenced area|
Staunton Island body armour locations
|Bedford Point||In the building next to the Liberty City Cathedral, next to an Ak-47|
|Bedford Point||In the Liberty Tree parking lot behind the Moonbeam|
|Belleville Park||Collect 50 packages, then check near the safehouse|
|Belleville Park||On the roof of Uncle BJ's Deli and Groceries|
|Fort Staunton||The second level of the Panlantic Construction Site|
|Liberty Campus||Outside the furthest North building|
|Torrington||Enter the Enforcer vehicle|
|Newport||Under Callahan Bridge|
Shoreside Vale body armour locations
|Cedar Grove||In the Cartel Mansion garage|
|Francis International Airport||On top of the road tunnel|
|Pike Creek||In the garage|
|Pike Creek||In the fenced area between Pay n' Spray and Liberty Pharmaceuticals|
|Wichita Gardens||Collect 50 packages, then check near the safehouse|
In addition to picking up free body armour, GTA III players can also purchase body armour for $3,000 from Ammu-Nation or by entering an Enforcer vehicle.
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