A mission is a path quest that grants path experience and allows players to advance path levels. Mission types differ depending on the chosen path. Each zone has a different set of missions for each path. Paths provide path experience and completing all the missions in a zone provides a loot bag.

Types of missions


  • Explorer ExploreZone.png Cartography - Making maps has never been more fun... or more dangerous! Travel into the untamed wilds of Nexus and chart territory for your faction.
  • Explorer ExploreZone.png Expedition - The uncharted frontier awaits! Strike out into the great unknown, making sure to explore every last inch of the map. Cowards need not apply.
  • Explorer ActivateChecklist.png Exploration - Nexus is chock full of secret places, and you'll find every one! Use a combination of technology and agility to access hidden locations!
  • Explorer ExploreZone.png Operations - Exploring isn't just about climbing mountains. Sometimes you gotta gear up, buckle down, and get a job done. Skills definitely pay the bills.
  • Explorer ScavengerHunt.png Scavenger Hunt - Ancient artifacts? Check. Remote, inaccessible locations? Check. Fearless explorers who laugh in the face of danger? Oh yeah.
  • Explorer ClaimTerritory.png Staking Claim - Nexus ain't big enough for everyone, and second place sucks. So get out there, plant your flag, and claim this planet for your allies.
  • Explorer Vista.png Surveillance - Get your secret agent on! There's a war out there, and you need to set up remote surveillance devices to keep an eye on the enemy.
  • Explorer PowerMap.png Tracking - Ready to hunt? Track enemies, creatures and strange anomalies through the unforgiving terrain of planet Nexus. Epic rewards? You know it.


  • Scientist ScanTech.png Analysis - Time to put that big brain of yours to work! Whether it's a bug-eyed monster or the enemy's databanks, it's up to you to scan it.
  • Scientist ScanCreature.png Biology - Nexus is home to the craziest critters this side of the Fringe! You and your trusty scanbot better get crackin'.
  • Scientist ScanPlant.png Botany - Studying plants on Nexus is cool. Especially when those plants are trying to chew your face off. Stopping to smell the flowers? Not recommended.
  • Scientist ScanMineral.png Chemistry - Nexus is full of exotic materials and alien compounds just waiting to be studied. Are some of them ridiculously dangerous? No doubt about it.
  • Scientist DatachronDiscovery.png Datacube Decryption - The Eldan left behind a whole planet full of awesome. So start scanning those relics, robots, and radical machines!
  • Scientist ScanTech.png Diagnostics - You're a scientist, and that means you can fix stuff. Whether it's a broken leg or a busted bot, you'll diagnose the problem and take care of it.
  • Scientist ReverseEngineering.png Experimentation - Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of hostile alien lifeforms? You do. Study behavior patterns among the natives. And try not to get killed.


  • Settler Scout.png Cache - Who has time to sit around and wait for vital supplies to show up on a platter? Put on those boots and bring home the bacon!
  • Settler Mayoral.png Civil Service - Town guards can handle the small stuff. But when the biggest, meanest monsters on Nexus come a-knockin', you'll step up and save the day!
  • Settler DepotImprovements.png Expansion - That town ain't going to improve itself. So step up, strap on a toolbelt, and get to work building things that make everyone's life a little easier.
  • Settler DepotImprovements.png Project - Are you ready for some serious real estate development? Then do your civic duty and build hospitals, taverns, and spaceports for your friends and allies.
  • Settler Posse.png Public Safety - Some people just don't have the grit and backbone to get the job done. Good thing you do. Achieve tasks for the greater good, and get rewarded for it.


  • Soldier Assassinate.png Assassination - Ever dreamed of being a hit man? Channel your inner assassin as you track down targets, put them in your sights, and rack up the body counts!
  • Soldier Demolition.png Demolition - Most problems can be solved with the right amount of explosives. Blow stuff up using bombs, grenades and other weapons of mass destruction. BOOM!
  • Holdout-Conquer - Are you ready to lock, load, and start taking care of business? Defend your territory against waves of hostile enemies. No guts, no glory!
  • Holdout-First Strike - Hit 'em hard, and hit 'em fast! Strike your targets and destroy them before they call in reinforcements, then bask in the glow of your badassitude!
  • Holdout-Protect - Being a hero ain't easy... but it's time to step up. Defend allies against incoming waves of hostiles, ensuring they survive another day!
  • Holdout-Security - No one likes a thief. That's where you come in. Defend your loot against dirty underhanded criminals, and crack some skulls with the hammer of justice!
  • Soldier Rescue.png Rescue Op - Listen up, Soldier! We have civilians that have been taken hostage by the enemy, and we need you to get 'em out of there! Are we clear? Get moving!
  • Soldier Swat.png SWAT - SWAT: Special Weapons And Tactics. Know what it really means? Shiny new toys! Test advanced military hardware on your foes. Mercy? Not part of the equation.
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