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Hogwarts Legacy eyeball chests – how to open them

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In Hogwarts Legacy, you will come across a lot of hidden secrets in the castle. Some of them will be apparent from up close, while others need you to cast a Revelio spell. Hogwarts Legacy eyeball chests are a special type that looks right back at you. Let’s find out how to open it!

A magical school with a magical castle – there’s bound to be a lot of mysterious objects. As you progress through the open world map of Hogwarts, you will find eyeball chests scattered everywhere. However, you might have some trouble opening them. 

Well, that’s why we’re here to help. Keep reading to find out how you can open these creepy Hogwarts Legacy eyeball chests.

How to open eyeball chests in Hogwarts Legacy 

When you find an eyeball chest, it will look straight at the player with its singular eyeball. Though it may be unsettling, you need to figure out a way to open the chest and reveal the loot inside. They are a source of quick cash, as they always have 500 Galleons inside, along with other randomized gear.

When you approach an eyeball chest, it will be alerted. The eye will watch your every move, which means that it won’t open while it knows that you’re there. You will need to sneak up on them when they’re not looking. And no, crouching doesn’t work here. Opening these chests will be difficult in the early game as you still don’t have the spell you need to conceal yourself. 

The spell you need is the Disillusionment Charm. You can learn it from Sebastian Sallow during the main quest called Secrets of the Restricted Section. You will be using the spell to sneak past some students and into the Library in this quest. 

So, to open a chest, simply use the Disillusionment Charm on yourself and approach it. Now that you know how to open eyeball chests in Hogwarts Legacy, go ahead and open them all! Looking for more guides? Find out where to find all the gobstone locations and whether you should choose to be a witch or wizard.