In your single minded determination to burn through all Bayonetta 2 has to offer, you might completely miss a bunch of Hidden Verses. These provide even more battles in each chapter that let you duff up even more enemies, and beef up your score at the end.

So they're well worth hunting down, basically. Or, you could save yourself the hard work and just follow our guide below. We'll list every single Hidden Verse and where you can find them by chapter.

Chapter One

Verse Location
One Head past the plaza at the beginning of the chapter. Keep to the left and you'll find a portal to this Hidden Verse.
Three Right after the fight in Verse Two, follow the path to the left to find this Hidden Verse.
Four After the water section, head in the opposite direction of the Gates of Hell to find a portal to this Hidden Verse.
Five Go beneath the archway in the plaza to find a portal to this Hidden Verse.
Eight Head to the second floor of the temple right after the fight with Valiance to find this Hidden Verse.
Eleven When you've completed Verse 10, head back to where Loki was caught to find this Hidden Verse.
Twelve Jump in the water right after Verse 10 to find this Hidden Verse.

Chapter Two

Verse Location
One There's a portal to this Hidden Verse on the eastern side of the first area of this Verse.
Three Right after you escape the tidal wave, head back to Verse Two's location.
Four Head inside the room after chatting with Loki, then head back outside to kickstart this Hidden Verse.
Six Open a couple of chests in the cathedral entrance to trigger this Verse.
Nine Defeat Belief and you'll see a portal to this Hidden Verse on the left side of a pathway you follow right after.

Chapter Four

Verse Location
Two Defeat Fidelity, then climb the rubble near a building to the east.
Four When you've completed Verse Three, head back to the area where you fought to find this Hidden Verse.
Six After the Loki cutscene, leave the area and re-enter to trigger this Hidden Verse.
Eight Destroy the bench a couple is sitting on to trigger this Hidden Verse.

Chapter Five

Verse Location
Two At the beginning of the chapter, dive into the water nearby and swim under the destroyed building to find an island. There's a Hidden Verse here.
Three There's an underwater tunnel in this area too. Find it and swim through it to find another Hidden Verse.
Five In the flooded room, glance up on the balconies and you should spot a Hidden Verse.
Six After swimming through the water, dive back in and swim to the bottom to trigger this Hidden Verse.
Seven In a circular room, follow it around in the opposite direction of the staircase.
Eight Climb to the very top of the staircase to trigger this Hidden Verse.

Chapter Seven

Verse Location
Four Complete Verse Three and travel to the eastern side of this area to find a Hidden Verse.

Chapter Eight

Verse Location
Two Complete Verse One and climb a building on the left. Enter a room by a closed door to trigger this Hidden Verse.
Six Defeat Inferno and head back to the beginning of the chapter to trigger this Hidden Verse.
Eight When Loki creates a portal, head behind it to find this Hidden Verse.
Ten When swimming through the water, head inside a smaller room before you enter a large room to trigger this Hidden Verse.
Twelve When you enter the Ruins of Lost Memory, you'll see this Hidden Verse on the left.

Chapter Nine

Verse Location
One Follow the floating platforms at the beginning of the chapter to find this Hidden Verse.
Three Head inside the temple and find this Hidden Verse between two pillars.
Five At the broken staircase, head left and jump onto a platform to find this Hidden Verse.

Chapter Ten

Verse Location
One At the beginning of the chapter, head down a path to the left.
Three At the end of Verse Two, jump onto the cliff to the east to trigger this Hidden Verse.
Seven Complete Verse Six and climb the hill to the east.
Eight In the branch, stick to the right and follow it all the way to the end to find this Hidden Verse.
Nine After the branch, you'll easily spot this Hidden Verse.
Eleven Defeat Sloth and head to the right to trigger this Hidden Verse.
Twelve Defeat Sloth and activate the nearby tree to trigger this Hidden Verse.

Chapter Thirteen

Verse Location
One Find a small room in the first building you enter in this chapter and open a chest to trigger this Hidden Verse.
Two You'll easily spot this one by a big fountain.
Eleven Before you enter the room with the crescent moon-shaped table, cross the grate on the right and you'll find this Hidden Verse by a vase.

Chapter Fourteen

Verse Location
Three Complete Verse Two and you'll see this Hidden Verse right away.

Chapter Fifteen

Verse Location
Seven Complete Verse Six, then follow the path. You'll see a Hidden Verse on your left.
Eight Keep following the path to find the next Hidden Verse.

Chapter Sixteen

Verse Location
Three While climbing the stairs to the temple, head right to find this Hidden Verse.