Complete Mercado District – 100 Percent

Here’s all you need to complete Mercado District in Saints Row. There are 5 Threats, 2 Side Hustles, 13 Discoveries and 3 Stores.


THREATS – 5

Threats will unlock when you follow the Campaign Missions. After you’ve completed the “Networking” Campaign Quest, you get to fight the threats in a District.

Clear all five threats in Mercado District to increase your venture’s income.
See the threats in the overview map below.

All Threats locations – Mercado

SIDE HUSTLES – 2

Side Hustles are shown in the color blue on the map. They are basically Side Quests. Those two Side Hustles are connected and are both part of the @Tcha Side Hustle that you pick up in the Mercado area:


1 – @TCHA – SIDE HUSTLE START

This Side Hustle is at the Library in the northern part of the Mercado area.

Starting Location on the map.
Library – Starting location of the Side Hustle.

Talk to Sylvia. She’s standing on the square right behind the “Library” sign on the screenshot above. She will then send you to a couple of areas to leave a bad review on the @Tcha Board in front of the shop.


2 – @TCHA – BATTER UP DONUTS

The second Side Hustle is one of those @Tcha boards at the Mercado District. It’s a Donut Shop called “Batter Up Donuts”. Just interact with the @tcha board and leave a rating. The lower the rating the bigger the cash and XP rewards. Locations don’t disappear and can be repeated.

Batter Up Donuts – Location on the map.
Batter Up Donuts

DISCOVERIES – 13

Discoveries only show up on the map when you’re close to one. They are displayed as yellow item. There are several different Discoveries and actions that have to be taken to beat them.

At the Mercado District, there are 2 Photo Hunts, 9 Drug Pallets, 1 Weather Station and 1 Dumpster Diving activity.

Here’s the overview map:


1 – PHOTO HUNT

This Photo Hunt is in the south west corner of the map underneath the 66 West on-ramp – the highway underpass.

Task Text:
Photograph the 66 West on-ramp mural, just one of many local attractions in the Great Santo Ileso Photo Scavenger Hunt! #keepitstrangesanto

Face the desert mural with the cacti and open the phone menu. Pick the camera symbol target the mural. There is a brown square. Put your camera in the center of this brown square. As soon as it turns green, take a picture.

Location on the map.
Green square means: Take the picture!

2 – DRUG PALLET PICKUP 1, 2 & 3

There are three Drug Pallets just at the center of the Mercado district. Look for a blue truck with a caravan. That’s the starting point.

Drug Pallet 1 is on the roof of a building in the center of the map. Climb on top of the car to get on the roof.
For Drug Pallet 2 stay on the roof. From Pallet 1’s location, keep on climbing facing north.
Last is Drug Pallet 3. From Pallet 5’s location, face north and climb the high roof. That’s where Pallet 6 is.

Task Text:
High-flying smugglers dumped their cargo to get away from law enforcement. Their loss is your gain.
Find each pallet and sell it for cash.

Pallet 1: Location on the map.
Pallet 1: Climb on top of the car, then onto the roof.
Pallet 2: Cross over from Pallet 1’s location to the other roof.
Pallet 2: Then climb up here. You can just see the pallet.
Pallet 3: Face north from Pallet 2’s location and climb this roof.
Pallet 3 location.

3 – DRUG PALLET PICKUP 4, 5 & 6

Again, in the center of Mercado District are three Drug Pallets.

Drug Pallet 4 is visible on top of a house with graffiti. You can easily climb up there.
For Drug Pallet 5 climb up the high roof with the graffiti. The Pallet is on the other side.
Drug Pallet 6 is on ground floor right next to the graffiti building.

Task Text:
High-flying smugglers dumped their cargo to get away from law enforcement. Their loss is your gain.
Find each pallet and sell it for cash.

Pallet 4: Location on the map.
Pallet 4: Climb on top of the roof to get the Pallet there to the left.
Pallet 5: Climb up the steep roof.
Pallet 5: Pallet on the other side.
Pallet 6: Location on the map
Pallet 6 on the ground floor.

4 – WEATHER STATION

The Weather Station is in the center east corner of the map. Weather Stations are a launch point for your Wingsuit.
Just go close enough and interact with it to be shot high up into the air.

Task Text:
The weather monitoring station can launch you high in the air if you shoot the winch just right.

Weather Stations are yellow and blue towers with a bright shining light at the top.

Location on the map.
The Weather Station.

5 – DRUG PALLET PICKUP 7, 8 & 9

There are three Drug Pallets just at the southern border of the Mercado district.

Drug Pallet 7 is on the roof of a building. Just climb it to get up there!
Drug Pallet 8 is on the roof right across from Pallet 7. Just climb over there to get it.
Drug Pallet 9 is at the same location. From the Pallet 8 location climb up the next higher roof. From there, climb over the smaller wall to get to the Pallet (see Screenshots).

Task Text:
High-flying smugglers dumped their cargo to get away from law enforcement. Their loss is your gain.
Find each pallet and sell it for cash.

Pallet 7: Location on the map.
Pallet 7: Climb up the top of the roof
Pallet 8: Location on the map.
Pallet 8: Across from Pallet 7’s roof.
On Pallet 8’s roof, climb up this wall.
Then climb up the shorter wall to get to Pallet 9.

6 – PHOTO HUNT

The second Photo Hunt is in the center south just at the center road.

Task Text:
Photograph a jackalope, just one of many local attractions in the Great Santo Ileso Photo Scavenger Hunt! #keepitstrangesanto

First of all, if you don’t know what a “Jackalope” is: It’s a mythical animal in North American folklore. Basically a rabbit with horns.
You can find it just above the drugs store at the road.

Location on the map.
Green square means: Take the picture!

7 – DUMPSTER DIVING

This discovery is in the south west right at the western border of the district. To start dumpster diving, approach the dumpster and interact with it.

Task Text:
People throw away all kinds of things in these dumpsters. Dive deep to see what treasures you can find.

Location on the map.
The dumpster glows golden.

STORES – 3

There are three stores at the Mercado District.
Stores are always visible on the map and don’t have to be discovered. To complete a store, you have to buy an item.

Map Overview of all Shops at Mercado.

1 – BOTAS PICUDA – CLOTHING STORE

This Store, is the northern most store in the Mercado area. It’s a stall right in front of a building called “Tuck On Inn”.

Things to buy:

SHOES
Botas Picudas, Cobra – $65,000
Botas Picudas, Crosses – $300
Botas Picudas, Roses – $11,000
Botas Picudas, Star – $300
Botas Picudas, Stars & Stripes – $1,800
Botas Picudas, Studded – $1800


2 – GAFAS DE SOL – CLOTHING STORE

 Gafas de Sol is one of the shops that can be found on a square with a deer statue in the center south of the map.

Things to buy:

UPPER FACE
Glasses, Anaglyph 3D – $1,080
Glasses, Eyeroll – $6,500
Glasses, Shutter – $180
Glasses, Tubular – $180
Glasses, X-Ray – $30
Sunglasses, Alien – $1,080
Sunglasses, Aviator – $180
Sunglasses, Bandera – $180
Sunglasses, Pinata – $1,080
Sunglasses, Pueblo – $1,080
Sunglasses, Viva Mexico – $180


3 – DIA DE MUERTOS – CLOTHING STORE

 The clothing store “Dia de Muertos” is on the same square with the deer statue like the previous store.

Things to buy:

FULL BODY
Body Suit, Skeleton – $13,000

HELMETS
Mask, Calavera – $900
Mask, Luchador – $150

FULL FACE
Calavera – $1,440
Calavera with Fleur – $1,440
Calavera with Spade – $1,440
Calavera with Spider Web – $1,440


This is SAINTS ROW
Release: August 23rd, 2022
Developer: Volition
Publisher: Deep Silver
Official Website: https://saintsrow.com/
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