Prey 2017 Neuromod Skills Guide – How to Unlock, Cost, Human Skills, Typhon Skills

By   /   May 2, 2017
Prey 2017 Neuromod Skills

Prey 2017 Neuromod Skills Guide to help you learn everything you need to know about Neuromod Skills in the game. Neuromod Skills in Prey 2017 have different categories that – when acquired – make Morgan more proficient in departments like hacking, combat, repairing, etc. However, most of the skills in the game require you to acquire the prerequisite skills and have set number of Neuromods.

During the course of your journey through the Talos I space station, you will come across Neuromods. Prey 2017 Neuromods let Morgan learn advanced skills through the memories of others. When it comes to Prey 2017 Neuromod Skills, there are Human Neuromod Skills and Typhon Neuromod Skills. In this guide, we have detailed everything you need to know about these Neuromod Skills, their effects, cost, and more.

For more help on Prey 2017, check out our Neuromods Locations Guide, Side Quests Guide, and Weapons Guide.

Prey 2017 Neuromod Skills Guide

In our Prey 2017 Neuromods Skills Guide, we have detailed everything you need to know about Neuromod Skills, their effects, how to unlock them, and more. Do note that we are currently in the process of updating the guide so please bear with us!

Prey 2017 Neuromod Skills – Humans

Prey 2017 Scientist Neuromods

Physician Level 1
Cost: 1
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill increases the effectiveness of Medkits by 150%.

Physician Level 2
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Physician Level 1
This skill increases the effectiveness of Medkits by 300%.

Metabolic Boost
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: Physician Level 1
This skill doubles the duration and bonuses of being Well Fed.

Necrospy
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Physician Level 1
This skill allows Morgan to extract valuable organs from Typhon species.

Hacking Level 1
Cost: 1
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill allows Morgan to bypass Level 1 security measures on PCs and systems.

Hacking Level 2
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Hacking Level 1
This skill allows Morgan to bypass Level 2 security measures on PCs and systems.

Hacking Level 3
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Hacking Level 2
This skill allows Morgan to bypass Level 3 security measures on PCs and systems.

Hacking Level 4
Cost: 8
How to Unlock: Hacking Level 3
This skill allows Morgan to bypass Level 4 security measures on PCs and systems.

Prey 2017 Engineer Neuromods

Leverage Level 1
Cost: 1
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill allows Morgan to lift heavy objects and damage enemies.

Leverage Level 2
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Leverage Level 1
This skill allows Morgan to lift heavier objects and damage enemies.

Leverage Level 3
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Leverage Level 2
This skill allows Morgan to lift the heaviest objects, damage enemies, and break open unpowered doors.

Repair Level 1
Cost: 1
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill lets you fix broken Grav Shafts, Fabricators, and Recyclers with Spare Parts.

Repair Level 2
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Repair Level 1
This skill lets you fix broken Turrets, Operators, and Electrical Junctions with Spare Parts.

Repair Level 3
Cost: 8
How to Unlock: Repair Level 1
This skill lets you fortify Turrets with Spare Parts.

Suit Modification Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: Repair Level 1
This skill enhances your suit with additional inventory space and two extra chipsets.

Suit Modification Level 2
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Suit Modification Level 1
This skill enhances your suit with additional inventory space and two extra chipsets.

Suit Modification Level 3
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Suit Modification Level 2
This skill enhances your suit with additional inventory space and two extra chipsets.

Dismantle
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Repair Level 1
This skill lets Morgan break down pieces of equipment into Spare Parts and recover them from Operators.

Gunsmith Level 1
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Repair Level 1
This skill allows Morgan to use Weapon Upgrade Kits to upgrade a weapon beyond Level 1.

Gunsmith Level 2
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Gunsmith Level 1
This skill allows Morgan to use Weapon Upgrade Kits to fully upgrade a weapon.

Materials Expert
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill increases the recycling yield by 20%.

Lab Tech Level 1
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Materials Expert
This skill allows Morgan to use Weapon Upgrade Kits to upgrade a non-standard weapon beyond Level 1.

Lab Tech Level 2
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Lab Tech Level 1
This skill allows Morgan to use Weapon Upgrade Kits to fully upgrade a non-standard weapon

Impact Calibration Level 1
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: N/A
With this skill, the Wrench attacks cost 25% less stamina.

Impact Calibration Level 2
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Impact Calibration Level 1
With this skill, the Wrench attacks dish out 50% increased damage.

Pulverize
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Impact Calibration Level 2
With the skill, the Wrench attacks gain 25% chances of dealing additional damage.

Prey 2017 Security Neuromods

Firearms Level 1
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill increases the damage of Security Weapons by 120% and Critical Hit Chance by 6%.

Firearms Level 2
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Firearms Level 1
This skill increases the damage of Security Weapons by 150% and Critical Hit Chance by 10%.

Conditioning
Cost: 1
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill increases the total HP to 115, stamina to 105, and increases the movement speed by 5%.

Toughness Level 1
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Conditioning
This skill increases the total HP to 150 and enhances the lifespan by 25 years.

Toughness Level 2
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Toughness Level 1
This skill increases the total HP to 200 and enhances the lifespan by 50 years.

Toughness Level 3
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Toughness Level 2
This skill increases the total HP to 300 and enhances the lifespan by 75 years.

Stamina Level 1
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Conditioning
This skill increases the total stamina to 125.

Stamina Level 2
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Stamina Level 1
This skill increases the total stamina to 150.

Mobility Level 1
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Conditioning
This skill increases the overall mobility by 25%.

Mobility Level 2
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Mobility Level 1
This skill lets Morgan sprint faster and jump higher.

Combat Focus Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill slows down the time for 10 seconds with actions costing 50% less stamina.

Combat Focus Level 2
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Combat Focus Level 1
This skill slows down the time for 12 seconds with actions costing 75% less stamina and damage dealt increases to 110%

Combat Focus Level 3
Cost: 8
How to Unlock: Combat Focus Level 2
This skill slows down the time for 15 seconds with actions costing no stamina and damage dealt increases to 125%

Stealth Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: N/A
This skill makes it harder for enemies to detect you while you are sneaking/crawling.

Stealth Level 2
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Stealth Level 1
This skill lets you walk/run without making noise.

Stealth Level 3
Cost: 8
How to Unlock: Stealth Level 2
This skill lets you sprint without making noise.

Sneak Attack Level 1
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Stealth Level 1
With this skill, your Sneak Attacks deal 200% additional damage.

Sneak Attack Level 2
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Sneak Attack Level 1
With this skill, your Sneak Attacks deal 250% additional damage.

Prey 2017 Neuromod Skills – Typhon

Energy Neuromods

Level 1 to Level 3 Kinetic Blast
This skill lets you trigger a physical blast that deals damage and pushes away anything within 5 meters radius.

Level 1 to Level 3 Electrostatic Burst
This skill lets you trigger an electrostatic burst that deals damage in the targeted area, disrupts electronic equipment, and stuns robotic/biological targets.

Electrostatic Resistance
This skill counters the effects of stun and decreases the damage taken from electric attacks.

Electrostatic Absorption
This skill lets you accumulate 50% of all electrical damage as Psi Points.

Lift Field Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: Kinetic Blast Level 1
Creates an upward force that lasts for 15 seconds and traps enemies within.

Lift Field Level 2
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Lift Field Level 1
Creates a larger upward force that lasts for 15 seconds and traps enemies within.

Super Thermal Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: N/A
Creates a trap of heated plasma that deals fire damage when triggered.

Super Thermal Level 2
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Super Thermal Level 1
Creates two traps of heated plasma that deal fire damage when triggered.

Super Thermal Level 3
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Super Thermal Level 2
Creates three traps of heated plasma that deal fire damage when triggered.

Thermal Resistance
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: Super Thermal Level 1
Receive 50% decreased damage from fire attacks and hazards.

Thermal Absorption
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Thermal Resistance
Allows you to accumulate 50% of the fire damage as Psi points.

Morph Neuromods

Level 1 to Level 2 Phantom Genesis
This skill lets you summon a Phantom to fight alongside you.

Mimic Matter Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: N/A
Allows you to take the shape of a nearby object and move at the cost of Psi points.

Mimic Matter Level 2
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Mimic Matter Level 1
Allows you to take the shape of a nearby object and move at the cost of Psi points.

Mimic Matter Level 3
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Mimic Matter Level 2
Allows you to take the shape of a nearby object and move at the cost of Psi points.

Regeneration Level 1
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Mimic Matter Level 2
Allows you to regenerate 10 HP immediately after taking damage.

Regeneration Level 2
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Mimic Matter Level 1
Allows you to regenerate 25 HP immediately after taking damage.

Phantom Shift Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: N/A
Allows you to quickly change position and leave a Phantom behind for four seconds that distracts enemies.

Phantom Shift Level 2
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Phantom Shift Level 1
Allows you to quickly change position and leave a Phantom behind for eight seconds that distracts enemies.

Ether Resistance
Cost: 1
How to Unlock: Phantom Shift Level 1
Take 50% decreased damage from ether attacks and hazards.

Ether Absorption
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Ether Resistance
Allows you to accumulate 50% of the ether damage as Psi points.

Telepathy Neuromods

Level 1 to Level 3 Backlash
This skill provides you with a shield for 20 seconds that repels enemies attacking it and protects you from attacks.

Fear Resistance
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: Backlash Level 1
Reduces the duration of fear by 25%.

Psychoshock Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: N/A
Launches a psychic attack on biological enemies that nullifies Psi abilities for 10 seconds.

Psychoshock Level 2
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Psychoshock Level 1
Launches a psychic attack on biological enemies that nullifies Psi abilities for 15 seconds.

Psychoshock Level 3
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Psychoshock Level 2
Launches a psychic attack on biological enemies that nullifies Psi abilities for 20 seconds.

Mindjack Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: Psychoshock Level 1
Allows you to free humans from Typhon mind-control and force biological enemies to fight for you for 20 seconds.

Mindjack Level 2
Cost: 4
How to Unlock: Mindjack Level 1
Allows you to free humans from Typhon mind-control and force biological enemies to fight for you for 40 seconds.

Mindjack Level 3
Cost: 6
How to Unlock: Mindjack Level 2
Allows you to free humans from Typhon mind-control and force biological enemies to fight for you for 60 seconds.

Remote Manipulation Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: N/A
Allows you to use your mind to retrieve distant objects and interact with devices from 10 meters away.

Remote Manipulation Level 2
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Remote Manipulation Level 1
Allows you to use your mind to retrieve distant objects and interact with devices from 20 meters away.

Remote Manipulation Level 3
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Remote Manipulation Level 2
Allows you to use your mind to retrieve distant objects and interact with devices from 30 meters away.

Machine Mind Level 1
Cost: 2
How to Unlock: Remote Manipulation Level 1
Allows you to force robotic enemies to fight for you for 30 seconds.

Machine Mind Level 2
Cost: 3
How to Unlock: Machine Mind Level 1
Allows you to force robotic enemies to fight for you for a minute.

Machine Mind Level 3
Cost: 5
How to Unlock: Machine Mind Level 2
Allows you to force robotic enemies to fight for you for 90 seconds.

This is all we have in our Prey 2017 Neuromod Skills Guide. Let us know if you have anything else to add to the guide!

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