JET SET RADIO FUTURE
Spoiler-Free Walkthrough FAQ
version 1, March 30, 2002
thrown together by Josh Lesnick
http://cutewendy.com/
http://jlhp.studio-zoe.com/


NOTES ABOUT THE FAQ
This is meant to be a very bare-bones walkthrough for people to look at if
they get stuck in the game.  It has no spoilers for the story, but like all
walkthroughs, it does have some spoilers on the gameplay.

HISTORY
v. 0.777777777: FAQ is created
v. 1: Corrections made in various places (Most notably, the earlier tasks are
  now all within their correct chapters) Added a section listing all the
  Optional Tasks.

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CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1
CHAPTER 2
CHAPTER 3
CHAPTER 4
CHAPTER 5
CHAPTER 6
CHAPTER 7
CHAPTER 8
CHAPTER 9 AND OPTIONAL TASKS


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CHAPTER 1

-Talk to Gum, complete her challenges

*DOGENZAKA HILL STAGE IS UNLOCKED

-Go to Dogenzaka Hill

-Objectives in Dogenzaka Hill:
 -Complete the Graffiti Challenge
 -Find Beat, follow and talk to him a few times
 -Defeat Beat at City Rush
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police

*SHIBUYA TERMINAL IS UNLOCKED

-Go to Shibuya Terminal

-Objectives in Shibuya Terminal:
 -Complete the Graffiti Challenge
 -Find Poison Jam, follow and talk to them a few times
 -Find Combo, complete his challenge
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police


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CHAPTER 2



*CHUO STREET, ROKKAKUDAI HEIGHTS, AND 99TH STREET ARE UNLOCKED

-Go to Chuo Street, accessible through Shibuya Terminal

-Objectives in Chuo Street:
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police x2
 -Complete the Graffiti Challenge
 -Find and talk to Poison Jam
 -Defeat Poison Jam at City Rush

-Go to Rokkakudai Heights, accessible through the Garage

-Objectives in Rokkakudai Heights:
 -Find Poison Jam, follow and talk to them a few times *NOTE: You must defeat
   Poison Jam at Chuo Street before they'll show up here.
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police x3
 -Complete the Graffiti Challenge

-Go to 99th Street, accessible through the Garage

-Objectives in 99th Street:
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police x2
 -Complete the Graffiti Challenge
 -Find Rapid99, talk to them *NOTE: You must complete all the Graffiti
   Challenges of Chuo St, Rokakkudai Heights, and 99th Street before they'll
   show up.  
 -Defeat Rapid99 in Flag Battle *NOTE: You must have at least 25 Graffiti
   souls before they will agree to challenge you.


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CHAPTER 3

*THE TOKYO UNDERGROUND SEWAGE FACILITY IS UNLOCKED

-Go to the Tokyo Underground Sewage Facility, accessible through Rokkakudai
  Heights

-Objectives in the Tokyo Underground Sewage Facility:
 -Complete Garam's challenges
 -Tag all the door switches

*THE BOTTOM POINT OF THE SEWAGE FACILITY IS UNLOCKED

-Go to the Bottom Point of the Sewage Facility

-Objectives in the Bottom Point of the Sewage Facility:
 -Find Poison Jam
 -Defeat Poison Jam at Graffiti Tag


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CHAPTER 4

*HIKAGE STREET, KIBOGAOKA HILL, AND THE SKYSCRAPER DISTRICT AND PHARAOH PARK
  ARE UNLOCKED

-Go to Hikage Street, accessible through Shibuya Terminal

-Objectives in Hikage Street:
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police x3
 -Complete the Graffiti Challenge

-Go to Kibogaoka Hill, accessible through the Tokyo Underground Sewage
  Facility

-Objectives in Kibogaoka Hill:
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police
 -Complete the Graffiti Challenge

-Go to the Skyscraper District and Pharaoh Park, accessible through 99th
  Street

-Objectives in the Skyscraper District and Pharaoh Park:
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police x2
 -Complete the Graffiti Challenge
 -Find the Immortals *NOTE: You must complete all the Graffiti Challenges at
   Hikage Street, Kibogaoka Hill, and the Skyscraper District before the
   Immortals will show up.
 -Defeat the Immortals at Graffiti Tag

*HIGHWAY ZERO IS UNLOCKED

-Go to Highway Zero

-Objectives in Highway Zero:
 -Defeat the Immortals at Graffiti Tag


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CHAPTER 5

-Objectives at the Future Site of the Rokkaku Expo Stadium:
 -Practice Death Ball with Jazz
 -Defeat the Doom Riders at Death Ball
 -Defeat the Immortals at Death Ball
 -Defeat Love Shockers at Death Ball
 -Defeat the Rokkaku Police


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CHAPTER 6

*THE FUTURE SITE OF THE ROKKAKU EXPO STADIUM IS UNLOCKED

-Destroy 200 Noise Tanks.  You can find them in these areas:
 -Dogenzaka Hill
 -Shibuya Terminal
 -Chuo Street
 -Rokkakudai Heights
 -99th Street

-Go to the Skyscraper District and Pharaoh Park

-Find Poison Jam, talk to him

*SKY DINOSAURIAN SQUARE IS UNLOCKED

-Go to Sky Dinosaurian Square

-Objectives in Sky Dinosaurian Square:
 -Defeat the Noise Tanks at Graffiti Tag


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CHAPTER 7

-Talk to Clutch in the Garage *NOTE: You'll need at least 40 Graffiti Souls
  for him

-Find Clutch in the area given by Professor K and talk to him.  The area
  alternates between these areas:
 -Kibogaoka Hill
 -The Skyscraper Districk and Pharaoh Park
 -Chuo Street

*THE FORTIFIED RESIDENTIAL ZONE IS UNLOCKED

-Go to the Fortified Residential Zone, accessible through the Tokyo
  Underground Sewage Facility

-Objectives in the Fortified Residential Zone:
 -Tag the Blue Switches
 -Tag the Red Switches and the Golden Rhinos that get in your way.
 -Find Yoyo, talk to him
 -Defeat the Golden Rhinos


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CHAPTER 8
 
-Go to 99th Street, Defeat the Immortals at Graffiti Tag

-Go on to Highway Zero and defeat the Golden Rhinos

-Go to Chuo Street and defeat the Golden Rhinos

-Go to the Skyscraper District and Pharaoh Park

-Find Zero Beat, talk to him

*THE SITE OF THE TOKYO LINE IS UNLOCKED

-Go to the Site of the Tokyo Line

-Objectives in the Site of the Tokyo Line:
 -Defeat the Golden Rhinos

*ALL AREAS LOCKED EXCEPT SHIBUYA TERMINAL (Note: The Tokyo Line never becomes
  accessible again after this)

-go to Shibuya Terminal

-No need for any more walkthrough here.  Finish the game.  Have fun =]


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CHAPTER 9 AND OPTIONAL TASKS

All the tasks listed here are among the tasks not needed to beat the game.
All of these tasks can be done during "Chapter 9," the endless chapter that
takes place after you finish the game.  Chapter given in parenthesis denote
the chapter the event becomes available.

-Find the cassettes and complete the street challenges for each stage.
-Find 100 more Graffiti Souls in addition to the 40 you needed to show Clutch.
  Of all the souls, you start out with 20, 40 are available from the start in
  all the stages, you get 65 total from completing the Street Challenges, and
  you get 5 souls each from unlocking Zero Beat, Poison Jam, and The Immortals
-Meet and talk to Rhyth a few times in Rokkakudai Heights to unlock her
  character. (Chapter 2)
-Find and talk to Boogie at Kibogaoka Hill to unlock her character (Chapter 4)
-Defeat Jazz at City Rush in the Future Site of the Rokkaku Expo Stadium to
  unlock her character (Chapter 6)
-Defeat Soda at City Rush in Highway Zero to unlock his character (Chapter 6)
-Defeat Love Shockers at Flag Battle in Hikage Street (Chapter 6)
-Defeat the Doom Riders at City Rush in Dogenzaka Hill (Chapter 6)
-Defeat Cube at City Rush in the Bottom Point of the Sewage Facility
  (Chapter 7)
-Tag all the new Police/Zero Beat markers (The markers start as Police
  "Caution" signs, then change into Zero Beat graffiti in Chapter 8, then back
  into "Caution" signs after beating the game) (Chapter 7)
-Tag the new markers in the Fortified Residential Zone (Chapter 8)
-Play the Test Runs; you'll be allowed to play only on the stages in which
  you've completed all the Street Challenges.  Get JET rankings to unlock
  characters. (Chapter 9)


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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Josh Lesnick is 24 years old, drinks Dr Pepper, and draws a comic at
http://cutewendy.com/ .  Please visit it if you have the chance.  Josh loves
it when people read his comics.


Uhhh... this FAQ is (C)2002 by Josh Lesnick, but I really don't care if
people steal from it.  Jet Set Radio Future is (C) 2002 by Smilebit and Sega.
You probably shouldn't steal from them.  Michael Bolton is (C) 2002 by the
Michael Bolton Processing and Distribution Company Inc.  All Rights Reserved.