Scanner (Planetary Zoology)

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Disambig.png This article is about the Journey Milestone. For the Multi-tool device, see Scanner.
Type Planetary Zoology
Description Discovered all species on 3 planets
Release Visions

Scanner is a Journey Milestone.

Summary[edit | edit source]

Scanner is the third level of the Planetary Zoology Journey Milestone for discovering all lifeforms on planets.

How to achieve

Fauna can spawn in four different main biomes: land, caves, sky and water. Additionally, certain animals only spawn during day-time or night-time. If you are lacking a specific species to discover in a planet, try looking at the sky, near caves or in bodies of water, if the planet has water. Rare land creatures are usually hard to find, and the best way to find them is by just walking along the planet's surface. Flying to a new area of the planet can also trigger different spawns.

It can sometimes be difficult to find all the creatures on planets with shallow water or irregular terrain. If it takes too long to find a species after having looked in all biomes, moving on to another planet might be a better option.

Planets with a low number of species are often easier to 100% than planets with a large number of different species.

The silver paw icon in the top right of the Discoveries page must be manually activated in order for the milestone to recognize a completed set of species.

List of milestones[edit | edit source]

  1. Naturalist
  2. Collector
  3. Scanner
  4. Analyst
  5. Researcher
  6. Compiler
  7. Archivist
  8. Classifier
  9. Zoologist
  10. Encyclopedia