Questions tagged [prey]

A 2017 first-person shooter developed by Arkane Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. Use this tag for the 2017 game titled Prey, and not the 2006 version.

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When is Mooncrash progress erased?

I have read in a few guides that "finishing" Mooncrash erases all your progress. However, it is never clearly explained what exactly constitutes finishing it. Is it one of these, or a ...
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What station (and shuttle) did Scott Parker see in Prey (2017)?

There is a note in the Shuttle Bay that says: What station did he see? And what about the shuttle? It is not the one that's floating outside of Talos I as it is identified by another subplot.
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Incapacitating Dahl Quest

Towards the end of the game, you can incapacitate Dahl instead of outright killing him. This opens up an option to leave the station, as well as allow for any crew members you've saved to leave. I'm ...
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How do I manually reset the Moonstruck simulation?

Due to bad luck/RNG on my part, one of my characters died fairly early in a Moonstruck DLC run, which forces you to play as a different character and has essentially halted my forward progress in ...
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What is the significance or use for the engagement ring quest item?

When rummaging through every cabinet or box or container in Prey (2017), one of the items I've found was an engagement ring. This is marked as a Quest Item (grey backgroung) in my inventory and I ...
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What happens if you kill January?

In one of the missions in Prey, you go to meet December. However, However, it's possible to kill January before then - there's even an achievement for it. What happens in that case?
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Radeon Pack Bundle - Wolfenstein 2 and Prey Code Delivery Method

I already have one of the game that comes with this bundle. Prey. I was wondering does the amd promotion give you a steam code to use? Or is it a single code and will not give you a free gift to use? ...
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When i finish the mission (Copy Protection) in Prey why cant i craft nuromods

I already beat the game once and when I started a brand new game it immediately said I couldn't craft any more neuro mods. (even though I had crafted approximately 0) now I've completed the quest copy ...
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How To Make Prey Not take 'AutoFocus' Windows 10

I want to be able to run Prey - or any fullscreen program - as a solo program, but also sometimes listen to music on Chrome or Spotify. When the game is in fullscreen, I cannot access my toolbar, ...
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Copycat Operator (Minor spoiler)

In my fifth playthrough, for the first time, I found a "Copycat Operator": Instead of requiring level 4 Hacking to hack, it only required level 2. Is there a purpose to it? I was in a panic, so I ...
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What are the limitations of Remote Manipulation?

I decided to try a Remote Manipulation/Leverage build on my new playthrough. I currently have Remote Manipulation III and Leverage III. It's worked for the most part, but I'm a little frustrated by ...
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Repairable computer?

Very early in Prey, before you even get to the foyer of the Neuromod Division, there's a computer with a repair symbol on it: When facing the computer, it's over the "Files" button. I've circled the ...
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Can I do anything useful with these tracking bracelets?

So far in the game, I've found four tracking bracelets, belonging to: Alex Yu Sylvain Bellamy Danielle Sho Kirk Remmer They don't get automatically tossed in the recycler like other junk items, but ...
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Are resources finite?

Now that the duplication glitch has been patched, I'm becoming very cautious about what resources I use, and I was wondering: Are resources finite? Is there a set amount of resources that it's ...
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Prey ending question (HEAVY SPOILERS)

I wish I could ask about what Prey's ending means in general, but it might be considered too broad. So my question is about operators. Why at the end only Alex is a human? Why other characters are ...
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Is there way to get to "Blackbox" project lab without Repair skill?

There is quest to get into Blackbox project lab in Hardware labs in Prey (2017). But there is breach near entrance to lab, and to seal it, you need to repair control panel of door, which leads to ...
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What counts as "not killing humans"?

There is achievement in Prey (2017) called "Do not harm" (or something like this), and you need to finish game without killing a single person during your playthrough. But what counts as killing human?...
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Is there actually a way to complete the escape quest?

There is a quest to escape Talos-1 using Alex Yu's escape pod. However, once you reach said pod and launch it, Thus, it seems like in order to finish this quest, you need to lose the game. However, I ...
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What should I look for in Alex apartments?

In Prey (2017), there is side quest Eventually, quest leads you to apartments of Alex Yu in living quarters section of station, to find key, which is hidden "on the data tower, near chair", so quest ...
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What are the criteria of becoming a target for turrets in Prey (2017)?

I know that if you purchase too many Typhon abilities, you will be counted as alien by various Talos-1 systems like the turrets. And there is icon indicating how much you are transformed towards that. ...
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Are there any difficulty-related achievements in Prey (2017)?

I'm usually playing games on hardest difficulty available, with some exceptions. So, I've started playing Prey on Nightmare. Yet, the game has proven to be extremely hard during some enemy encounters, ...
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What is this wrench icon in Prey (2017)?

During the 2nd mission after I come out of my apartment. I'm doing some exploring and see this icon: I haven't been able to figure out what it does. I've tried smashing, right clicking, etc. Nothing. ...
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Purchasing and resetting neuromods

In Prey you can find Neuromods to purchase upgrades in a skill tree. There are 3 categories: Scientist, Engineer and Security. All of these have a lot of perks and require multiple neuromods to ...