A170: Scanner is a Pod Program in NieR: Automata. The A170: Scanner is a utility program that scans for hidden items. Pod Programs are active abilities that are slotted to your A.I. Companion, the Pod, they function similarly to NieR Replicant's Sealed Verses, allowing the player to instruct the Pod/s to execute a special attack. But unlike a Sealed Verse in NieR Replicant, a cooldown occurs after using a skill instead of a magic meter.
Emits ultrasonic waves to scan the surroundings in search of hidden items.
A170: Scanner Pod Program Effect
- This Pod Program does not have the option to be charged.
- It is a non-combat Pod Program that creates a pinging sound. The faster the pinging sound, the closer you are to a hidden item. When you are close to the hidden item, it will create a cone of light pointing to the item. Useful for finding rare crafting materials, weapons, quest items, and archive data.
Where to Find A170: Scanner Pod Program in NieR Autoamta
- You can obtain this Pod Program as a reward for completing the Main Quest, Redheads.
A170: Scanner Pod Program Notes & Tips
- Other Notes and Tips for A170: Scanner goes here.
- Cooldown for a Pod Program varies depending on Plug-in Chips that are equipped.
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Is there some mechanic with the reticle that sometimes shows up when using the scanner?
Anyone knows a way to toggle that thing on and off?