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    Hidden Parts Guide by Jackal

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    Armored Core 2 Hidden Parts and Locations
    System - PlayStation 2 
    Version 1.0 
    Import/domestic compatible
    Copyright 2000 Zachary "Jackal" Alexander
    Posted at www.mechmadness.com
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    Submitted - 11/04/00
    Here are the hidden parts and there locations in Armored Core 2.  
    They were found in the import version but the locations are the 
    same in the US version.
    Location - Test Arena 
    Radar - ZRL-774/WH		
    Price:	21000	
    Weight: 	223	
    Energy Drain: 	393	
    Noise Counter: 	None	
    Biosensor:	Provided	
    Range: 	780	
    Stealth Sensor: 	None	
    This one can be found without every entering a mission. It's in 
    the Test Arena! Once you enter the arena destroy one of the 
    drones and look up at the center of the ceiling. You will see a 
    panel there that can be blasted away. Boost to the upper level, 
    blast it, go up and get the part, come back down and destroy the 
    other drone. If you don't not have sufficient boost power then 
    you can use the "Boost Override" trick to get it.  Just press 
    L2+R2+R3 at the same time and you will have unlimited energy for 
    a limited amount of time.  Now go and get the part and complete 
    the arena.  That's it! One parts down, eleven more to go.
    Location - Guard Secret Information
    FCS - DOX-ALM		
    Price:	36000	
    Weight:	10	
    Max Lock:	4	
    Lock Speed:	33	
    Lock Type:	Multi	
    Sight:	Wide & Shallow	
    Range:	353	
    Ability:	280	
    Precision:	4	
    Reticle Movility:	50	
    In this mission you can just about skip destroying any of the 
    security drones, you will take some AP damage, but you won't lose 
    on the ammo cost. What's important is that you use a head that 
    has a high hacking rating. This way you can get into the doors to 
    get the part. You want to make your way over to the room with two 
    doors, one with a lock straight ahead of you, and a unlocked door 
    to your left. Go through the left door and into the room at the 
    end of the tunnel. You will see a bunch of crates on the floor, 
    use your laser blade to destroy them. On the floor you will see a 
    grating, shoot it. Now drop down and get the part and continue 
    the mission.
    Location - Escort Train
    Extension - BEX-BB210 Back Booster		
    Price:	17900	
    Weight:	140	
    Energy Drain:	243	
    Boost Power:	18000	
    Charge Drain:	5700	
    In this mission you must protect a train that is delivering a new AC 
    part, a back Booster Extension. So must hold out against a lot of 
    aerial attacks and fend off and enemy AC. If you destroy them quick 
    enough you will have time to raid the train for the part. It should 
    be in the next to the last car. But by seizing the part you 
    automatically fail the mission so you should save this part for last 
    after you have a 100% Achievement rating.
    Location - Ground-Based Attack
    Head - EHD-GN-92		
    Price:	33800	
    Weight:	378	
    Energy Drain:	702	
    Armor Point:	1012	
    Def Shell:	282	
    Def Energy:	213	
    Computer Type:	Rough	
    Computer Sex:	Male	
    System Control:	1728	
    Auto Balancer:	540	
    Hacking Function:	1	
    Map Type:	None	
    Noise Canceler:	Provided	
    Biosensor:	None	
    Sensor Interval:	24	
    Radar Function:	None	
    Radar Range:	-	
    Radar Type:	-	
    Scanning Interval	-	
    Cooling:	20	
    In this mission you will have to boost down to the other end of the 
    bridge and stop just before the last support brace. Jump over the side 
    and fly underneath the bridge, you will find a landing there with the 
    part on it. Now carefully fly back out and onto the bridge making sure 
    that you don't leave the combat area. Now you can continue the mission.
    Location - Rescue Research Team
    Laser Blade - LS-MOONLIGHT		
    Price:	57700	
    Weight:	612	
    Energy Drain:	95	
    Used Drain:	2100	
    Attack Power:	2070	
    Attack Heat:	25	
    Discharge Heat:	6	
    Blade Range:	7	
    Work Efficiency:	182	
    This is another mission where you really don't have to fight. Just 
    drop down the long pit until you reach the bottom. Then run over and 
    jump on the disc in the tunnel. About half way down you will need to 
    jump off and look for an oval panel in the floor, blast it. Now jump 
    down and find the part in a niche in the far end of the area. Now 
    fly out and continue your mission. 
    Location - Infiltrate Radar Base
    Booster - ZBT-GEX/3000		
    Price:	62800	
    Weight:	255	
    Energy Drain:	35	
    Boost Power:	19300	
    Charge Drain:	5040	
    Boost Efficiency:	762	
    Your main concern with this mission is to destroy all of the enemies 
    in the area of the radars. You can run through the inside of the base 
    without fighting and take minimal AP damage. In the last area you 
    can destroy a few radars and almost all of the enemies from within 
    the hallway shelter where you enter this area by ducking in and out 
    of the door. Once you have cleared to area go to the other and you 
    will find 6 storage containers. Search the one closes to the mountain 
    on the outer side of the container for the part. Now complete the 
    Location - Destroy Radar Base
    Back Weapon - EWM-S612		
    Price:	58800	
    Type:	Small Missile	
    Weight:	543	
    Energy Drain:	549	
    Weapon Sight:	Standard	
    Attack Power:	780	
    Number of Ammo:	60	
    Ammo Type:	Solid	
    Ammo Price:	140	
    Ammo Heat:	145	
    Range:	450	
    Max Lock:	12	
    Used Drain:	-	
    Reload Time:	48	
    Discharge Reaction	-	
    When this mission starts you will be beside the same 6 storage 
    containers where you found the booster part. Now go and look in the 
    very same container and you will find a new part! That was easy. 
    Now continue the mission.
    Location - Stop The Surface Weapon
    Right Arm Weapon - KARASAWA Mk II		
    Price:	99000	
    Type:	Laser Rifle	
    Weight:	1120	
    Energy Drain:	442	
    Weapon Sight:	Special	
    Attack Power:	1580	
    Number of Ammo:	50	
    Ammo Type:	Energy	
    Ammo Price:	-	
    Ammo Heat:	68	
    Range:	500	
    Max Lock:	1	
    Used Drain:	3280	
    Reload Time:	53	
    Discharge Reaction:	-	
    This mission may prove to be a little more difficult. You have to 
    destroy all of the weapons on both vehicles before they reach a 
    certain point. You have 2 AC's assisting you which will buy you a 
    little time. When the mission starts destroy the guns on the side 
    of the transports that you are on. Now boost to the right of the 
    vehicles (back the way they came from) and go into the corner BEHIND 
    the point where they started to find the weapon near the out-of 
    area- zone. Now boost back over and complete the mission if your 
    quick enough.. 
    Location - Destroy Containers
    Optional Part - SP-BLS		
    Price:	74000	
    Used Slot:	6	
    Description:	Increases left-arm attack and defense rating. 	
    When you start this mission destroy all of the targets the are on 
    your level before dropping down in the ravine. Use your radar and 
    find the area where the plane has crashed. Do not go to the plane 
    yet. Around the corner is a part of the plane angled into a crack, 
    destroy it and get the part. Hopefully you can do this before the 
    enemies start attacking. Now complete the mission.
    Location - Underground Railway
    Arm Weapon Left - ZES-99/MIRROR		
    Price;	54000	
    Type:	Energy Shield	
    Weight:	330	
    Energy Drain:	78	
    Used Energy:	3250	
    Discharge Heat:	10	
    Shield Def Shell:	428	
    Shield Def Energy:	477	
    Shield Cover:	64	
    Work Efficiency:	118	
    Another mission where you don't want to fight. Just run, jump, and 
    boost your way to the lower level until you come to the dead end 
    room with the blastable panel on the floor. DON'T SHOOT IT YET!! 
    Look up and you will see a panel in the ceiling. Fly up, blast it, 
    go in and get the part. Now drop back down blast the floor panel 
    and continue with the mission.
    Location - Zio City Suppression
    Back Weapon - ZWX-FO4/ORBIT		
    Price:	138000	
    Type:	Orbit Cannon	
    Weight:	1317	
    Energy Drain:	1020	
    Weapon Sight:	Special	
    Attack Power:	145	
    Number of Ammo:	18	
    Ammo Type:	Energy	
    Ammo Price:	-	
    Ammo Heat:	12	
    Range:	500	
    Max Lock:	3	
    Used Drain:	1300	
    Reload Time:	240	
    Discharge Reaction:	-	
    When this mission starts you may want to destroy one of the enemy 
    AC's before getting the part. Find the maze of green buildings and 
    you will find the part just sitting there. Try searching closer to 
    the wall. Continue with the mission.
    Location - Eliminate Leos Kline
    Generator - HOY-BV2500		
    Price:	38000	
    Weight:	980	
    Energy Output:	9210	
    Max Charge:	53000	
    Redzone:	3000	
    Calorific Value:	2990	
    Once you make it through the floating mine fields you will come to 
    a passageway with two rooms. Enter the smaller room and the part is 
    just sitting there waiting for you. Now, can you finish the mission?
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