How to deface Ramon's portrait in Resident Evil 4 Remake

How to deface Ramon's portrait in Resident Evil 4 Remake
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Written by 

Tarran Stockton


31st Mar 2023 13:34

Resident Evil 4 remake is similar to the original in many ways, but it expands on the core game with extra features. One of these is the new requests feature, where you can pick up optional quests for the Merchant, requiring you to collect items, shoot medallions, and more. 

So, if you need a primer for defacing Ramon's portrait, we've got you covered. 

How do you deface Ramon's portrait?

The quest needed

The request that asks you to deface Ramon's portrait in Resident Evil 4 remake is called The Disgrace of the Salazar Family, and can be found in the room with the gondola lift and the Merchant.

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It asks you to deface of portrait of Ramon, and gives you the location of the room as a photograph, meaning you need to locate it yourself. 

Luckily, the place in the picture is the throne room, which isn't very far away from where you initially locate the request. 

After getting to the throne room, you will notice some chickens on the floor, and one of them will lay an egg, You need to pick this up and then equip it so you can complete the next step. 

Defacing Ramon's portrait

With the egg in hand, look toward the left corner of the room, and you will see a portrait of Ramon. Simply aim the egg, and throw it directly at the painting. This will deface it, and you will get a notification informing you that you have completed the request. 

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Afterward, just head back to Merchant and speak to him so you can hand it in and get the Spinels as a reward. 

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Tarran is a Senior Guides Writer at GGRecon. He previously wrote reviews for his college newspaper before studying Media and Communication at university. His favourite genres include role-playing games, strategy games, and boomer shooters - along with anything indie. You can also find him in the pit at local hardcore shows.

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