"Feel safer with this armored vest. Reduces damage taken by 30%."
— Merchant description
The Tactical Vest is a protective vest that can be obtained in Resident Evil 4. It consists of a black bulletproof vest with multiple pouches attached. It also includes a pair of protective elbow-pads.
The Tactical Vest is first available for purchase when the player reaches the Armory during Chapter 5-1. The player can buy it from the Merchant for 60,000₧, and sell it back to him for 30,000₧. It should be noted the Tactical Vest is not available on Professional mode.
- Hamamura, Koichi, ed (2006) (in Japanese). biohazard4 kaitaishinsho revised edition. Famitsu. ISBN 978-4-7577-2638-3.