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Nier Automata Sub-Quests Guide – Side Quests, Rewards, How to Complete

Besides the main quests, there are a handful of Nier Automata sub-quests. You can earn EXP and other rewards by completing these Nier Automata sub-quests.

The side quests in the game are a decent way to level up your character. They are easy to complete and many of them don’t have anything to do with combat. Earn XP and reward to raise the level and make the later parts of the game feel like child’s play.

NieR Automata Sub-Quests Guide will help you understand the nature of these quests and how to complete them.

Nier Automata Sub-Quests Guide

Following Nier Automata Sub-quests guide will discuss how to complete sub-quests and where to start, and what rewards will you get after completion.

The Weapon Dealer’s Request
Reward: Beast Hide x5, Rusted Clump x5, Crystal x5, 5000G, and 50 EXP’

Your client is the weapon’s dealer in the resistance camp. He has a broken maintenance device so he is unable to perform repairs. You need to head to the center of the city ruins to find materials required to fix this device. Be careful of the machines in the area.

The Supply Trader’s Request
Reward: Warped Wire x3, Medium Recovery x2, Amber x2, 3000G, and 50 EXP

Talk to the Supply dealer in the resistance camp to start this quest. The shop is unable to create plugin chips because the machine has failed. Fetch the materials needed to fix this machine.

11B’s Momento
Reward:  YoRHa-issue Blade weapon, Melee Defense +6, Ranged Defense Up (L), Melee Defense Up (L), 5000G and 200 EXP.

11B died in the abandoned factory, head there to recover any Momento’s from the body. Speak with 16D to start the quest.

Improving Communications
Reward: Simple Gadget x5, Medium Recovery x3, 3000G, 320 EXP

You need to transport materials to the Resistance, successfully doing this will improve communications between Earth and the Bunker. Head to the surface after starting the quest and wait for the commander to arrive.

Robo Dojo-White Belt/Brown Belt/Black Belt
Reward: Melee Attack Up (L), Weapon Attack Up Chip, Small Gear x3, Small Recovery x1, 3000G], and 600 EXP

Go to the machine city and train with Father Servo.

Sartre’s Melancholy 
Reward: Sartre’s Letter, and Beast Hide x5, Medium Recovery x2, EXP Gain Up +3 Chip, 5000G and 500 EXP

Sartre is at the Pascal’s Village but speaking to him is useless. Go talk to female admirers, speak with the one in the makeup near Sartre, one of the other two is desert while the other is at the Housing Complex.

The Wandering Couple
Reward: Pearl x5, Medium Recovery x3, 5000G, 200 EXP

Head to the abandoned factory and you can find that item you are looking for all over the place.

Half-Vit Inventor
Reward: N/A

All you need to do is spend some money to help the inventor at the Pascal Village.

Lost Girl
Reward: Pink Ribbon, Blue Ribbon, 5000G, and 750 EXP

Your client is the big sister machine who asked you to locate the little sister machine. Head to the marked area on the map that takes you to Housing Complex.

Jackass’s Research
Reward: Medium Recovery x4, 4000G, and 400 EXP. E-Drug

Speak to the Jackass to start this quest, all you need to do is head to the desert and kill the marked machines.

Retrieve Confidential Information
Reward: Dented Plate x4, Large Recovery x1, Crushed Nut x3, Large G Luck+ x1, Skill Salve (L) x1, 5000G, and 800 EXP. Pro Program: A140: Gravity

Find the three plugins marked on your map to complete this quest.

Resistance Disappearance
Reward: Pearl x3, Medium Recovery x2, Pyrite x5, Max HP Up +3 Chip, 5000G, and 1200 EXP

Speak with the woman in the Resistance camp and help find her friends. Investigate the storage site and play Batman for some time.

The Manager’s Request
Reward: Tree Seed x5, Animal Bait x5, Medium Recovery x2, Anti-Chain Damage +3 Chip, 3000G, and 250 EXP

Find the music box for the Manager in the Resistance camp. Head to the amusement park to get the music box.

Parade Escort
Reward: Dented Plate x4, Large Recovery x1, Crushed Nut x3, Large G Luck+ x1, Skill Salve (L) x1, 5000G, and 800 EXP. Pro Program: A140: Gravity

Protect the clown parade and do not allow the machines to ruin the festivities.

Reward: N/A

There is a girl at the resistance camp who lost her memories, she has three photos, visit the locations of these pictures (marked on your map) to help her recover her memories.

Investigating Communications
Reward: 320 EXP

Go to the access point Jackass hands to you and visit the location to see what is causing the disruption in communication.

Sorting Trouble
Reward: Rusted Clump x5, Skill Salve (L) x1, Evade Range Up +3 Chip, Medium Recovery x1, 3000G, and 350 EXP

Retrieve the items from the storage area after speaking with the resistance member.

Stamp Collecting
Reward: Precious Earrings x1, Broken Circuit x5, Large Recovery x1, Fast Cooldown +3 Chip, 5000G, and 1150 EXP

Speak with the Machine Receptionist at the amusement park and complete the stamp card.

Reward: Deadly Heal +3 Chip, Broken Battery x3, Impact Bracer (L) x1, Medium Recovery x1, 10000G, and 750 EXP

Speak with Mother Machine at the Pascal’s Village shortcut entrance. Go to the city ruins to find the missing child.

Machine Examination 1 and 2
Reward: 000G, 500 EXP. Engels 110-B Record 0005 Archive

Go find the Goliath in the city ruins and find the repair items to fix the machine to complete part 1. To complete 2, gain intel from the Goliath in the city ruins.

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Terminal Repairs
Reward: Medium Recovery x2, Simple Gadget x3, 3000G, and 600 EXP

Operator 60 has asked you to repair an access point somewhere in the city. She reached out to you via email, read the details head to the city to repair.

Treasure Hunter at the Castle
Reward: Giant Egg x3, Large Recovery x1, Moldavite x2, 10000G, and 1280 EXP

There are three chests in the castle and once you get them all you can form a key with the machine parts inside. Go to through the large room in the library and reach the big double doors. Open the doors and proceed to the end of the path interact with the grave to get the letter. Head back to the Weird-talking Machine to complete the quest.

Animal Care
Reward: Beast Hide x5, Quality Sachet x1, 3000G, and 600 Exp

You need to find a cure for a sick moose for the Animal-loving Machine, the cure is in a journal in the northeast corner of a mall before the Forest Zone.

Turf War
Reward: Animal Bait x5, Auto-Heal +5 Chip, 10000G], and 1750 Exp

The Animal-loving Machine has another job for you and this time around it needs to deal with a herd of animals that invaded its land.

Camp Development
Reward: Natural Rubber x5, Torn Book x5, Down-Attack Up +3 Chip, Medium Recovery x1, Large G Luck+ x1, 5000G, and 320 Exp

Go to the marked campsite and deal with the enemies to complete the quest given by Anemone.

Anemone’s Past
Reward: Powerup Part S x1, Simple Gadget x5, 10000G, and 430 Exp

Speak with Anemone for the quest; now speak with 9S for a location at the Abandoned Factory where you will see a destroyed Medium Biped. Pick up the data chips in the area and come back to complete the quest.

Find a Present
Reward: Amber x4, Type-40 Sword, A130: Bomb, 5000G, and 800 Exp

Speak with 60 and head to the marked area to find the Desert Rose in the sparkly item. Read 6O’s email to complete the quest.

Culinary Researcher
Reward: Large Recovery x2, Melee Attack Up (L) x2, Melee Defense Up (L) x2, Ranged Attack Up (L) x2, Ranged Defense Up (L) x2, 5000G, 600 Exp

All you need to do is kill a boar and moose and loot the meat. Now go back to Resistance Supply Trader to complete the quest.