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NieR: Automata Pod and Program Locations





Pod A



Location: Provided at the start of the game.



Description: Gatling gun with continuous fire.



Pod B



Location: Fished from the Flooded City waters.



Description: Laser beam that fires in a straight line.



Pod C



Location: Found in the desert.



Description: Fires a series of missiles at the target.



Blade



Location: Purchased at the Resistance Camp.



Description: Spins around the player slicing enemies to bits.



Bomb



Location: Complete the quest "Find a Present".



Description: Deploys a series of charges that detonate shortly after.



Decoy



Location: Located on a soldier corpse on a city ruins roof.



Description: Creates a decoy of the player distracted enemies.



Gravity



Location: Complete the quest "Retrieve the Confidential Intel".



Description: Creates an area that pulls in enemies.



Hammer



Location: Bought at the Resistance Camp.



Description: Smashes an enemy.



Laser



Location: Provided at the start of the game.



Description: Employs a massive beam to melt enemies.



Mirage



Location: Bought at the Resistance Camp.



Description: Locks onto multiple enemies before delivering slashes.



Missile



Location: Located in the Abandon Factory.



Description: Makes the pod ridable as it charges enemies.



M-Shield



Location: Purchased at the Resistance camp.



Description: Creates a shield that protects the player from ranged attacks.



P-Shield



Location: Purchased at the Resistance camp.



Description: Creates a shield that protects the player from melee attacks.



Repair



Location: Complete the quest "Sorting Trouble 3".



Description: Creates a beam that heals anyone it comes into contact with.



Scanner



Location: Provided as part of the main story.



Description: Deploys a scan that seeks items.



Slow



Location: Complete the quest "Data Analysis Freak 2".



Description: Creates an area that slows time within it.



Spear



Location: Purchased at the Resistance Camp.



Description: Energy erupts from the ground attacking enemies constantly.



Volt



Location: Destroy the Tank inside the Amusement Park.



Description: Immobilizes and electrocutes an enemy.



Wave



Location: Complete the quest "The Wandering Couple".



Description: Creates a shock wave.



Wire



Location: Complete the quest "Amnesia"



Description: Fires a wire to a target and then propels the player toward it.