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Captain's Log
Captain's Log
Category Curiosity
Type Official Record
Total Value 506 Units.png
Updated Origins

Captain's Log is a curiosity.


Captain's Log is a curiosity that is found on a Derelict Freighter.

It can be sold for Tainted Metal to the Scrap Dealer or donated to the Guild Envoy on the Space station to increase standing with this race.

Game description[]

An encrypted download of %NAME% 's log from the %NAME% .

Such an item would be highly valuable for those looking for information about the last days of the doomed vessel.


Additional Information[]

When donated, it increases standing by 3 with the dominant race, and the selling price is 400-600 Tainted Metal.


Release history[]

  • Desolation - Added to the game.
  • Update 3.05 - Made rewards consistent for all races, now sold for Tainted Metal instead of nanites.