Reconnaissance Squad is a Side Quest in NieR: Automata.
"After the fall of the Bunker, 4S, a similar model android to 9S, has taken refuge at the Forest Castle. Even though the YoRHa squad has been destroyed, he still trying to gather data on the enemy, and since there's only so much he can do on his own, he has asked 9S for help. Gather new enemy intel, and give it to 4S at he Forest Castle"
"4S felt a sense of guilt at having survived when all of his friends had died. He is very grateful that the intel gathering was completed faster than expected, and he tells 9S not to succumb to the same sense of guilt. He decided to give serious thought to how he's going to live his life from now on."
Reconnaissance Squad Objectives
- Gather enemy intel
- Give Unit Data to 4S
Reconnaissance Squad Rewards
- Titanium Alloy x5
- 3,000 G
- Large Battery x2
- Pristine Cable x2
- New Bolt x2
- Sturdy Socket x2
- Clean Nut x2
- Elaborate Gadget x5
- Meteorite x2
- Cure All Heal All x1
- 2,500 EXP
Reconnaissance Squad Walkthrough
- This quest becomes available on your third playthrough, after the quest Loss, when you select 9S and trigger "Tower Recon".
- Go to the Forest Zone: Royal Chamber access point and go right past the linked-sphere type. When you reach the ramp, double jump to reach a higher level, then go around to find 4S and talk to him to begin the quest.
- Sharing data with him will give you rewards at intervals
- When your Unit Data tab shows 95% you can complete the quest and obtain a large reward