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Architect Artifacts is a collective term for notable pieces of architecture or technology left behind by The Architects.

Once Al-An has been transferred into Robin Ayou's mind, he will begin to give the player signals leading to Artifacts.

Reward Tiers

As more artifacts are scanned, the player will unlock Blueprints for Alterra-Architect hybrid technology and pings/hints to important Architect Bases. The blueprint unlocked depends on the amount of artifacts scanned, with the tiers being as follows:

There is no reward for scanning more than 10 artifacts.

Artifacts

Artifact Description Location
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Alien Statue
A statue of an Architect.
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Array Module
A monument of unknown purpose.
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Energy Generator
A set of energy generators used for power.
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Fossil Excavator
A machine used to excavate ancient fossils.
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Greenhouse
A greenhouse used to study plants.
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Ground Sampler
A machine used for taking samples from the ground.
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Marine Life Analyzer
A set of fish traps used for capturing fish.
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Material Analysis Station
A small research outpost that was set up for unknown reasons.
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Mineral Distillery
A machine used to distill minerals taken from the ground.
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Obelisk
A strange device of unknown purpose.
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Satellite
A damaged satellite that fell from orbit.
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Water Analysis Station
A machine that analyzed the contents of surrounding water.
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