Shenmue Capsule Toys are collectables you can find throughout the game.

Though they are entirely optional, finding them will unlock certain Shenmue Trophies and Achievements, with 50 required in total if you're going for a Platinum or full set of Achievement points.

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What you need to know about Capsule Toys in Shenmue

Capsule Toys are collectables you can find throughout the game. These tiny figures - many of which are themed around classic Sega franchises - come from a range of sources, but mainly from dedicated gacha machines in the following locations:

  • Outside Abe Store in Sakuragaoka (Virtua Fighter, Sonic)
  • Outside Yu Arcade in Dobuita (Sega World, Virtua Fighter Kids)
  • Inside the Harbour Lounge at the harbour (Sega World, Vehicle, Port)

They also come from Lucky Dip prizes, getting high scores on arcades, forklift races and slot machines.

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An additional note is that there are a set of Capsule Toys you cannot technically unlock in the HD remaster, as they were tied to trading certain Capsule Toys for others as part of the game's Online Disc. Thankfully, the game has unlocked them for you.

They are (along with their original requirements, if you're interested):

  • Big Philip - traded for a cherry
  • Big Robin - traded for a cherry
  • Chip - traded for a cherry
  • John - traded for a Mini Pool/Billiards
  • Kelly - traded for a Mini Pool/Billiards
  • Kuro - traded for Mini Slot Machine
  • Little Philip - traded for a cherry
  • Little Robin - traded for a cherry
  • Mary - traded for a Mini Jukebox
  • Philips - traded for a Mini Pool/Billiards
  • Pip - traded for a cherry
  • Poochi - traded for a Mini Pool/Billiards
  • Pop - traded for a cherry
  • Pyonta - traded for a Mini Pool/Billiards
  • Rap - traded for a cherry
  • Robins - traded for a Mini Pool/Billiards
  • Tora - traded for Mini Slot Machine

Playing on Dreamcast? Unless you have a cheat disc, you're out of luck with getting the above!

Capsule toys found from gacha machines

Non-Sega collection - the following can be found in any machine across the game:

  • Binsbein 1
  • Binsbein 2
  • Binsbein 3
  • Dice 1
  • Dice 2
  • Dice 3
  • Heavy Bomb 1
  • Heavy Bomb 2
  • Heavy Bomb 3
  • Super Ball 1
  • Super Ball 2
  • Super Ball 3

Excited Sega World collection - These are found in the Excited Sega World machine outside Yu Arcade, and the Harbour Lounge:

  • Aida II
  • Alex Kid
  • Chao & Pian
  • Chicken Leg
  • Coba Beach
  • Dreamcasko
  • Gear-O
  • Hornet
  • Jet Opa-Opa
  • Megadra Brothers
  • Mobo
  • Myau
  • NiGHTS 1
  • NiGHTS 2
  • Opa-Opa
  • Poppors
  • Ristar
  • Robo
  • Ruber
  • Sataro-O
  • Shop
  • Solo Wing
  • Try-Z

Port collection - These are found in the Port machines in the Harbour Lounge:

  • Anchor
  • Container
  • Float
  • Forklift
  • SHENMUE Container
  • Steering Wheel
  • Truck 1
  • Truck 2
  • Truck 3
  • Truck 4
  • Wooden Crate

QTE collection - These are found in the two machines outside the front of Yu Arcade:

  • A Button
  • B Button
  • X Button
  • Y Button

Sonic The Hedgehog collection - These are found in the Sega machine outside the Abe Store:

  • Amy
  • Bark
  • Bean
  • Eggman
  • Espio
  • Fang
  • Knuckles
  • Sonic 1
  • Sonic 2
  • Tails

Vehicle collection - These are found in the vehicle machine in the Harbour Lounge:

  • Bus
  • Coupe 1
  • Coupe 2
  • Coupe 3
  • Coupe 4
  • Coupe 5
  • Delivery Moped
  • Hang On 1
  • Hang On 2
  • Hang On 3
  • Hang On 4
  • Hang On 5
  • Hang On G
  • Hornet
  • Motor Scooter
  • Wagon 1
  • Wagon 2
  • Wagon 3
  • Wagon 4

Virtua Fighter collection - Found in the Virtua Fighter machine outside Abe Store:

  • Akira 1
  • Akira 2
  • Jacky 1
  • Jacky 2
  • Sarah 1
  • Sarah 2
  • Lau 1
  • Lau 2
  • Pai 1
  • Pai 2
  • Wolf 1
  • Wolf 2
  • Jeffry 1
  • Jeffry 2
  • Kage 1
  • Kage 2
  • Wooden Man

Virtua Fighter Kids collection - Found in the Virtua Fighter machine outside Yu Arcade:

  • Kids Akira 1
  • Kids Akira 2
  • Kids Jacky 1
  • Kids Jacky 2
  • Kids Sarah 1
  • Kids Sarah 2
  • Kids Lau 1
  • Kids Lau 2
  • Kids Pai 1
  • Kids Pai 2
  • Kids Wolf 1
  • Kids Wolf 2
  • Kids Jeffry 1
  • Kids Jeffry 2
  • Kids Kage 1
  • Kids Kage 2
  • Kids Shun Di 1
  • Kids Shun Di 2
  • Kids Lion 1
  • Kids Lion 2
  • Kids Dural S
  • Kids Dural G

After some more Shenmue tips? Our full Shenmue walkthrough will guide you through ever step of the main story, from the Three Blades, to where to find Charlie, Warehouse No 8 and where to use the Mysterious Key. And, of course, exactly where to find sailors. We also have pages on Shemue's various extracurricular activities, like feeding the kitten, winning forklift races, Shenmue flashback locations, a full Shenmue Trophy and Achievements and Capsule Toys lists, too.


Capsule Toys won from prizes and giveaways

Arcade Prize collection - Won by meeting reaching high scores in Yu Arcade games:

  • Hang On Token - complete Hang On with 1 coin
  • Harrier Token - complete Space harrier with 1 coin
  • Mini Darts - score 300 or more
  • Mini Hang On - score 10,000,000 or more
  • Mini Harrier - score 10,000,000 or more
  • Mini QTE - score 300,000 or more
  • Mini QTE Title - score 300,000 or more

Forklift collection - Won from placing in forklift races:

  • Forklift No.1 - place first
  • Forklift No.2 - place second
  • Forklift No.3 - place third
  • Forklift No.4 - place fourth
  • Forklift No.5 - place fifth

Lucky Dip Prize collection - Won from Lucky Dip by purchasing Sha Hua food or Cassette Tapes in stores:

  • Dural Gold - Top prize at Abe Store
  • Dural Silver First prize at Abe Store
  • Mr Yukawa Happi Second prize at Abe Store
  • Mr Yukawa Suit Third prize at Abe Store
  • R-360 - 4th prize at Abe Store
  • Space Harrier - 4th prize at Abe Store
  • Rent-A-Hero - 4th prize at Abe Store
  • Bananza Brothers - 4th prize at Abe Store
  • B.B.Ultra - 4th prize at Tomato Convenience Store
  • Hot Dog Truck - 4th prize at Tomato Convenience Store
  • Metal Sonic - 4th prize at Tomato Convenience Store
  • Super Sonic - 4th prize at Tomato Convenience Store
  • Crane - 4th prize at Harbour Lounge
  • Ferry - 4th prize at Harbour Lounge
  • Forklift Blue - 4th prize at Harbour Lounge
  • Forklift Red - 4th prize at Harbour Lounge

Slot Machine collection - Won from Slot Machines

  • Matsayama Prize - Get 10,000 tokens
  • Mitsuzuka Prize - Get 50,000 tokens
  • Cherry - Three 7s, red or green, on a 1 coin machine
  • Mini Billiards - Three 7s, red or green, on a 5 coin machine
  • Mini Slot Game - Three 7s, red or green, on a 10 coin machine
  • Mini Jukebox - Three 7s, red or green, on a 20 coin machine

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