"Although small in size, it appears to have some value."
— Item examination

The Spinel is a very common jewel found many times throughout Resident Evil 4 in the village and the castle. They are not found on the island. It can be sold to the Merchant for 2,000₧, and has no other functions in the game.

Main game locations

Chapter 1

Chapter Room Description
Chapter 1-1 Footpath to the village Held by a Crow at the start of the game.
Village center On the roof of the large house.
Farm Inside a cabinet in the large barn.
Farm Inside the box next to the large locked door.
Deserted village 2 on the tunnel wall.
Deserted village In the booby-trapped shed.
Chapter 1-2 Factory ruins Hidden within an oven.
Chapter 1-3

Village chief's house

In a birds nest on a tree branch.
Cave In a lantern at the back room of the house.
Cave 2 in the chamber of the cave after shooting the lantern.
Quarry In the first hut.
Quarry On a cart filled with rocks.
Wetlands On the cliff side after avoiding the boulder.

Chapter 2

Chapter Room Description


Arms merchant's


Dropped from the torch above

the right side of the platform

Waterfall Stuck on the cliff after rappelling
Waterway B In the torch by the door
Quarry In the first hut
Quarry In the third hut


Cemetery In first bird nest on path to cave
Cave Found in the lantern of the back room of the house, respawned in obtained in 1-3
Village Center Within the tower


Road below the cliff In first shed
Road below the cliff In second shed
Road below the cliff Also in second shed
Slaughterhouse Inside red barrel, only obtainable by destroying the barrel

Chapter 3

Chapter Room Description
Chapter 3-1 Castle entrance In a barrel
Castle wall Inside the structure destroyed by the catapults
Castle wall In a torch right before the Barracks door.
Barracks In a box
Temple Stuck in the eye of one statue
Chapter 3-2 Underground waterway In a Barrel right before the exit door
Temple There are ten black-robed cultist, each one of them has a Spinel. (The red-robed one has an Illuminados Pendant)
Castle parlour On a chair (last room)
Western castle wall In the wall above the door.
On the water source at the center.
Garden In a way with no exit (Not present on Easy.)
Chapter 3-3 In the bed roof (Inside the Garden room)
In a pot near to the bed
Western castle wall In a barrel on the locked room entering from the Dining Hall
Gallery In a pot near to the Merchant
Chapter 3-4 Concourse
Study On the left of where you start
In the second room
In the room with the secret passage
Storeroom In a chair in the dark hall
In a shelf on the dark room

Chapter 4

Chapter Room Description
Chapter 4-1 Castle gondola A In a pot at the end of the first cart ride.
Castle gondola B In a pot
Lobby On a statue
In the east room - may not appear on Easy.
Weapon exhibition room
Outside the clocktower In a torch
On the head of a statue near the Garradores

Old aqueduct A

In the first section
Chapter 4-2 Area before the mine Near the merchant
Chapter 4-3 Old castle ruins In a bird nest
In a Table in the right side after the bird nest
Underground ruins
Chapter 4-4 Cathedral In the top-left area
Pier (tentative) With the merchant before the dock

Separate Ways

Chapter 1



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