Ratchet and Clank: Going Commando
Walkthrough
Created by: Achmetha
Ach06@pacbell.net
Copyright November 2003
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A0:  Table of Contents:
A1:  Controls
A2:  Planet Aranos Part 1
A3:  Planet Oozla
A4:  Wuplash Nebula
A5:  Maktar Nebula
A6:  Planet Endako
A7:  Planet Barlow
A8:  Thug Rendezvouz
A9:  Planet Notak
A10: Ship Shack
A11: Planet Siberius
A12: Planet Tabora
A13: Planet Dobbo
A14: Hrugis Cloud
A15: Planet Joba
A16: Planet Todano
A17: Planet Boldan
A18: Planet Aranos Part 2
A19: Planet Gorn
A20: Planet Snivelak
A21: Planet Smolg
A22: Planet Damosel
A23: Planet Grelbin
A24: Planet Yeedil
A25: Skill Points
A26: Platinum Bolts Quick Reference
A27: Nano-tech Boost Quick Reference
A28: Secrets
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A1: Controls:
Walk/Run: Left analog stick
Camera Rotate: Right analog stick
Jump: X button
Drop from ledge: R1 button
Jump up from ledge: X button
Shimmy along an edge: Left analog stick left moved left or right
Quick select: Hold Triangle
Map: Press Select or R3 button
Use weapon/gadget: Circle button
First person targeting: Hold R1 button
Reset camera behind: Tap L1
Switch between 2 last weapon/gadgets: Double-tap triangle
Double jump: X button 2 times
Swing wrench: Square button
Multi-strike: Square button 3 times
Hyper-strike: Jump and press Square
Comet-Strike: Hold R1 and press Square
Wall jump: Press X when contacting wall
Strafe: Hold R2 or L2 and move with Left analog stick
Crouch: Hold R1

Swimming:
Dive: Square button
Rise: X button

Thruster/Heli-pack:
Boost jump: While standing still, hold R1 and press X
Stretch jump: While running tap R1 and X simultaneously
Glide: Hold X button
Turbo swim (Hydro pack only): Hold R1 underwater

Space Fighter:
Shoot lasers: X button
Fire missiles: Circle button
Space fighter quick select: Hold triangle
Turbo: Hold Square
Barrel roll left/right: L1 (B.R. left) R1 (B.R. right)
Straighten out: L2 or R2

Hover bike:
Accelerate: X button
Fire weapon: L1 button
Turbo: R1 button
Turning: Left analog stick

Giant clank:
Punch: Square button
Jump: X button
Bomb attack: Triangle button
Shoot missiles: Circle button
Strafe: L2 or R2
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A2: Planet Aranos - Flying Lab (Part 1)

After the cut-scene, walk onto the platform with the flashing light and 
it will take you up to your next room. You will encounter your first 
enemies in this next room, the MSR 1, take out your lancer and shoot 
them. Continue on, at the end of the room you'll encounter some stairs, 
jump and grab them, and scale it to the next room.

Tip: Destroy everything for bolts, and collect every bolt. Bolts are 
used to buy weapons, gadgets, and items. Break crates you see for 
bolts. 
Megacorp crates contain ammo for all your weapons break them for free 
ammo.

At the top of the stairs, look on the left for the next path, continue 
down it, and kill the new MSR 2's along the way. In the next room, kill 
the few enemies and turn right, go through this space and fight the 
other enemies, including the new PX6 Blade ball.

Tip: Nanotech is your life; they are in little boxes that are clear on 
the sides, with a blue or pinkish ball. Collect them for life.

After the PX6 Blade balls, continue along the path and ride the 
elevator 
up, take out your gravity bomb (press triangle for quick select and 
pick 
it) shoot it a the large group of enemies in front of the door you need 
to pass through. Go into this room, and it will go to a cut-scene in 
which the thief catches you and steals the protopet. After the cut 
scene 
you'll have to destroy the enemies for a minute and a hatch will open.

Tip: Remember to strafe it helps out a lot.

Go in the hatch and use your gravity bomb to destroy the group of 
enemies and turn around and jump into the broken glass and the game 
will 
go to another cut scene. After the cut scene another large group of 
enemies appear, yet again pull out your gravity bomb and dispose of 
them. Ride the elevator in the next room up, and take out the enemies 
along the corridor.

Tip: Use L1 to aim at enemies

In the room with 2 doors, use the gravity bomb to take them all out. Go 
in the door on the left, and a cut-scene will start.
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A3: Planet Oozla - Megacorp Outlet

From the start, look right, for a trail.

Tip: Megacorp vendors are used to buy weapons for Ratchet. Don't buy 
anything yet though. Also, remember to break everything, plants, etc.

Keep going along the path until you meet the new kinds of enemies: 
Mutant Muck dweller, Mutant Swamp Beast, and Mutant Fireflies. Dispose 
of them with the lancer, or if they are close together, use the gravity 
bomb. Jump across the platforms and launch the gravity bomb at the 
Mutant Muck dwellers.

Tip: A good rule to use is to continuously use a weapon until it is 
upgraded. Use your map continuously; press the R3 button or Select to 
bring it up.

Continue along and take out the few enemies you find. You'll see a 
purple dragon in the muck. Jump on its back and it will take you to 
another dragon boat. Ride that one till it is close enough to the 
ground 
again. Turn around and take out the boxes for some bolts. Continue 
along 
the path and into the cave killing the enemies you see. You'll see a 
Venus flytrap thing that is huge, you can jump on it for a second, and 
then jump up onto the ledge and down near the dragon boats. Traverse 
the 
dragon boats until you get to a part with a Swamp beast, and jump off 
there. Go along the path and use your gravity bomb on the upcoming 
group 
of enemies. After that area you'll need to ride the dragon boats again, 
it's located along the left in the new area. Jump on its back and jump 
onto the Venus flytraps, and another dragon boat. On the part with 
several flytraps, traverse them, to the new part. Slide down the tube, 
and it will go to a cut scene. After the cut scene buy the tractor 
beam.

Platinum bolt: After purchasing the tractor beam, on the left there is 
a 
pillar. Move the other pillars into a step to go on top of the pillar 
and grab the platinum bolt.

After the platinum bolt, move the pillars to the other edge in the same 
manor, to get on top of it. Continue along the path, you'll get to 
another flashing button, press it so the stairs go down. After going 
back down, to your ship, take the path with the Megacorp Vendor next to 
it. Go down this path and you'll get to an area cut into 2, by a trail 
of muck in the middle. Launch a gravity bomb and take out all the 
enemies across it, and jump over the little piece. Keep going along 
this 
area, and kill the fireflies, go right, onto the little platform in the 
muck. Kill the swamp beasts that jump out of the water, don't forget 
the 
area on the left, behind the log. Kill the enemies in there for some 
more experience. Back on the trail, continue along the Lilly pads, 
killing the enemies along the way. After the Lilly pads, go right, and 
then left on the trail killing enemies. Jump on the next platforms. Get 
across the platforms. Go along the path until you encounter your first 
mini-boss battle, The Swamp Monster 1. To beat this enemy, strafe the 
whole time, and jump out of the way of the tentacles that will try to 
slam you to the ground. At the same time, shoot the monsters tentacles 
and/or his eye. After the boss go across the new lily pads, and take 
out 
the enemies. Get up next the building and go to the left. Grab the 
dynamo, and activate the dynamo, and ride the platform up. Go up to the 
doors, and into the building. Look on the right for another dynamo to 
be 
activated, go on the new platform and activate another dynamo, jump on 
that platform and ride it across. Kill the fireflies, go right and 
activate the dynamos to get across the space. Continue along the path 
and kill the swamp beasts. Go out of the door, and jump over the gap on 
the way. Go into the new doors and activate the other dynamos. Don't go 
all the way straight, you'll need the gravity boots, and you get them 
later in the game. Go left and activate the dynamo. Jump on the 
platforms to get through them the fastest. A cut scene will happen when 
you enter this room. After the cut scene go to activate the other 
dynamo 
use the translocator to your ship.

Platinum bolt: Take the path you did to get the tractor beam. After the 
platforms, look on the left for a dragon boat that will take you to a 
cave, in which, a platinum bolt is inside.

 After getting the platinum bolt go to your ship and go to Maktar 
Nebula.

When you get the gravity boots, return here and go back to the megacorp 
outlet using the translocator, go back through the corridor and turn 
left, go up the side of the wall, and slide down the hole. You'll come 
to a boss that will give you the box breaker if you beat it.
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A4: Wupash Nebula
This is your first maxi-game. Use the controls I stated above. Barrel 
roll if you are being shot from behind. After this battle you'll 
automatically go to Maktar Nebula.
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A5: Maktar Nebula - Maktar Resort

From the start, go down the path and kill the Thugs-4-less brute, and 
continue down the right path. Along the way kill the megacorp chicken 
bots, at the end of the path, look on the left, and use your tractor 
beam on the column and move it. In the next room, use the tractor beam 
on the robot and put him at the pad at the opposite side of the room. 
In 
the next room, forget the bomb in the middle for a second, continue 
following the path and kill the chicken bots. Go back to the bomb, use 
the tractor beam, and bring it to the end of the path to blow up the 
glass wall. Kill the brute and grab the robot with the tractor beam 
again. Go to the new room, put the robot in the middle of the room, in-
between the bars. Launch him up towards the door, on the second level. 
He will walk on the pad, and open the door. Continue up the stairs; 
along the path kill the brutes and chicken bots. Go left at the path 
and 
get the bomb. Go back the way you came to the glass door, and blow it 
up. In the next area, launch the bombs at the targets in the air with 
energy beams attached to them. After you destroyed all 4 of them go 
into 
the limo. It will take you to your first planetoid. When you start on 
the planetoid, go forward and kill the chicken bots, and use your 
wrench 
on the bolt before the transponder. It will bring the transponder up, 
and then hit the bars on it.

Platinum bolt: You'll need clank for this, after getting clank, come 
back and jump on top of the limo. Turn around and jump on top of the 
platform. Use the boost and it will launch you up to a platinum bolt.

After the 1st transponder, follow the energy trails on the ground to 
the 
next transponder. Kill the chicken bots and the MSR models on the way. 
If you can't follow the energy trails this is how it goes. Go straight 
to the 1st one, straight to the 2nd one, right to a boost up to the 3rd 
one. From the top look for a green light and follow it. There are 6 
transponders. If you can't find them, press R3 or Select to open up 
your 
map, and look for them. After returning from the planetoid, go down the 
other path now from the beginning. Kill all of the brutes and chicken 
bots (your weapons should have/or will be upgraded soon). Go up the 
elevator and launch a gravity bomb at the group of enemies. Go into the 
limo up ahead. At the new spot, jump onto the wall and shimmy towards 
the stairs, climb up them, and launch another gravity bomb at the 
group/s of enemies.

Platinum bolt: After scaling the stairs, there is a Platinum Bolt on 
the 
raised area on the right. If you can't get to it, come back with clank.

After killing all of the enemies, go to the end and wall bounce in-
between the walls. At the top, look in the next room and launch another 
gravity bomb at the enemies. Go through this area and kill all the 
chicken bots and the brutes. Fill up on ammo at the megacorp vendor 
before entering the arena. The arena is fairly easy. I recommend 
getting 
all the enemies in big groups and shooting them with a gravity bomb to 
take them all out, then shooting the rest with the lancer. After 
winning 
the battle you get the electrolyzer. You can either continue fighting 
in 
the arena to earn big bolts or leave. After leaving the arena, you're 
going to have to complete a few electrolyzer puzzles. Right after the 
first puzzle and crossing the bridge, a cut scene will happen, after 
the 
cut scene, do the last puzzle and go to your new planet, Planet Endako.
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A6: Planet Endako - Megapolis

At the start, I recommend buying a new weapon, namely the Blitz Gun.  
After purchasing that, go on the left path first. You'll need to do 
another electrolyzer puzzle to get into the door. After going into the 
door, kill the Megacorp Sweeper Bots, and go do another electrolyzer 
puzzle to get the crane to work. After completing the puzzle use the 
crane to grab the box, and put it near the high opening. Go into the 
room and go into the available door. Use the blitz gun to take out the 
sweeper bots. Go right and kill the Megacorp Rivet Bot. Follow the 
trail 
killing everything, including the Megacorp laser bot, and then on the 
left there is a passage to go through.  Kill the rivet bot and go 
across 
the chasm. In the next room use the electrolyzer for yet again another 
puzzle. This time go into the next room and take the box on the left as 
soon as you enter the new room, take it back up to the door next to 
you, 
and use it to blow out the door, then go back through the room you just 
entered, go across that room into another room and move the crate up 
next to another opening again.

Platinum Bolt: Go into the 2nd crane room; look for a door in the wall. 
Move the non-exploding crate over to it, then pick up the exploding 
crate, and put it on the other one, it will blow out the door, and a 
platinum bolt is inside.

Go into the door that you just put a box next to and enter it. Kill the 
two rivet bots with the blitz gun, after that ride the elevator on the 
right up and a cut scene will happen in the next room. After the cut 
scene, do the electrolyzer puzzle to free Clank. After that a cut scene 
will happen, and then you play as Clank for a fairly short mission. As 
Clank, go out and glide down to the next platform with the sweeper bots 
and dispose of them. Follow the platform all the way around and punch 
the microbots free. Use the microbots to kill the laser bot, pressing 
triangle shows you the commands. Follow the path killing the bots, in 
the next room, look on the left for a bridgebot. Command the bridgebot 
to make a bridge and go over it and kill the laser bots. Again on the 
left of the room, there is a new bot, the lifter bot (the only time you 
use it in the game); command the lifter bot to lift and go threw the 
passage. Follow the path and kill the laser bots, make the bridgebot 
make a bridge, go over it, and use the enter command. A door will open, 
have Clank go into the door, and press the flashing button. A cut scene 
will happen. After this go into gadgets, go down to where the heli-pack 
and thruster pack are, change to the thruster pack. Then just follow 
the 
rest of the path. Now take the right path from the start. Continue 
hitting the garbage cans and killing the bots to get threw the area. 
Follow the path, and you will see the Thugs-4-less ship, ignore it. 
Keep 
following the path over the floating ships all the way to the end.

Platinum bolt: At the end of the path, look down; go down in that area, 
the platinum bolt is right there.

Go back and take the path on the right. Hit the garbage can and take 
out 
all the enemies. Keeping going threw the door and up the elevator. Kill 
all of the bots and hit all of the garbage cans. Eventually you'll get 
to the Thugs-4-less ship you have to fight. I recommend the blitz gun. 
After defeating him, a translocator will appear, use it and it will 
take 
you to Clank's apartment. Here you will get 2 items: the Swingshot, and 
the grind boots. Use the dynamo on the pyramid on clanks table for a 
little game. After that, hit it for some bolts. Continue to follow the 
trail using your swingshot till you get back to your ship.

Mod vendor: Go back on the right trail, where the elevator is. Don't 
use 
the elevator, look out into the city for a swingshot post, use your 
swingshot, and traverse the grind rails. A few times you will need to 
swingshot across gaps in the rail. After the rail, a cut scene will 
happen, the mod shop guy will appear, buy mods for the blitz gun with 
platinum bolts, and you should have 6 of them. Then go on the 
translocator back to your ship. Go to Planet Barlow.

Nano-tech boost: After getting the infiltrator, go back to the 2nd 
crane 
room. Enter the room, and on the back wall of the next room, do the 
infiltrator puzzle. The door will open revealing the nano-tech boost.
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A7: Planet Barlow - Vukovar Canyon

From the start, turn right and go into the cave killing Megacorp's 
Hound 
of Cuddly Death (hounds). After the short cave kill the Vukovar 
Tribesmen and a few Barlowian Saur-beasts. Keep going straight killing 
all of the enemies, eventually you'll get to a bridge. Bust out your 
gravity bomb here, and kill the large group of tribesmen. After the 
bridge, there will be a few beasts, just jump on the edge of the bridge 
and kill them with ease. Continue going down the trail and you'll see 
tribesmen in a circle, shoot them with the gravity bomb as well. 
Continue through the building, and you'll get to a big piece of land 
and 
the camera will jump and show a huge group of tribesmen approaching. 
Again, use your gravity bomb/mini-nuke, and kill all of them. A new 
bridge will connect and you'll follow it to the last gadgetron vendor. 
After getting what you want at the vendors, go straight ahead, and 
double jump over the gap. A cut scene will happen, after that fix the 
hover bike with the electrolyzer, and beat the race. Make sure to get 
all the boosts, everyone you see, and hold down R1. Avoid the beasts in 
the field you will get to.

Platinum bolt: In the hover bike race, right after the water tunnel, 
take a sharp left over the rail and the platinum bolt is right there.

After the races, turn around and go back over the gap, and go right, 
kill the hounds and turn right going up the dirt path. Use your 
swingshot and get to the turning column. Jump on a platform rotating on 
it, and ride it to the other side. Again, use your swingshot to draw 
close the platform. In the next room, swim through it and back up.

Platinum bolt: After getting out of the water, turn around and shimmy 
on 
the right side of the wall, then go along that path with the swingshot 
and the turning column into a cave. The platinum bolt is inside.

Ride the platforms to the other side, and use your swingshot to get to 
the other side of the gap. Again there is a swimming part, after that; 
there is a set of targets for the swingshot. If you are getting out of 
control, just hold circle but don't move, after you have stopped, swing 
back and forth again. At the end of the targets there is a rotating 
column, ride that and keep your swingshot out. While going around it 
you'll see a target to pull a platform close. Kill the enemies on the 
little area, and then use your swingshot to get to the other side. In 
this building hit the guy in the ice block. A cut scene will happen, 
and 
then you'll need to buy the thermanator. After buying that, go left and 
thaw the water, swim through the tunnel. Then freeze the water so you 
can get on top of the higher ledge. Now go back to your ship and go to 
the Thug Rendezvous.
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A8: Thug Rendezvous - Feltzin System

There is no real strategy to this ship battle, just barrel roll out of 
the way if other ships are shooting you from behind.

Platinum bolt: After getting through all the challenges except 
Challenge 
4, do challenge 4, but go through all the rings AND win; a platinum 
bolt 
will appear at the finish ring.

Nanotech boost: Go inside the big base like thing in the middle of the 
level, it is on the floor in a room inside.

After that, go to Planet Notak.
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A9: Planet Notak - Canal City

From the start DON'T go over the bridge, instead take the left path. 
Kill the chicken bots and the Thugs-4-less henchman. You'll enter a 
room 
on the left in which you need to kill a few enemies, and then continue 
out of it to see more henchmen. Go around this whole area, killing 
everything. Take the elevator up to the next level, and kill everything 
including the Thugs-4-less attack ship. Go across the bridge and kill 
the henchmen.

Platinum bolt: Go across a bridge and turn right, then go left all the 
way to a little area next to a building. Shoot the Megacorp sign, and a 
platinum bolt is behind it.

Ride the elevator up once again, killing enemies, and going across the 
bridge. Go up another elevator and grab the nano-tech boost, and then 
take the translocator back to your ship. Now, this time go across the 
bridge.

Platinum bolt: Right after the bridge, go left behind the building; 
this 
is where the platinum bolt is.

Go straight, then look on the left for a path, go in there and take out 
the therminator. Freeze the water and keep going. Kill the chicken bots 
and the generator. Continue going until you see chicken bots and an 
attack ship. Kill them and go right up the path.

Platinum bolt: Look right after going up the path and you'll see a 
dynamo. Continue up the path till you see and punch of henchmen, kill 
them, then walk next to the railing where the dynamo was, activate it 
and a door will open behind a bunch of barrels, the platinum bolt is 
inside.

Go up the elevator, killing enemies, you'll get to a screen and a cut 
scene will happen. After that jump off and glide to the ground below. 
Go 
across the bridge to the Chemical Factory. Open the door. Then use your 
thermanator to freeze the water and get up top to a screw to make a 
bridge across. The rest of the place is just freezing water and thawing 
water, eventually you'll get to a place where a cut scene will happen 
and you will have to buy a transmission. Now that you have the 
coordinates to Slim's Ship Shack, go there and see what you can buy.

A10: Slim's Ship Shack - Slim Cognito's

There is no mission here, but you can upgrade your ship to make the 
space battles easier. Now go to Planet Siberius.
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A11: Planet Siberius - Frozen Base

Follow the path killing the MSR models and blade balls. Ride the 
elevator down.

Platinum bolt: After riding the elevator down, use your tractor beam to 
grab the column and bring it on the elevator with you. Then bring it 
near the garage you passed at the beginning. Jump on the column, and on 
the little piece of railing, and then jump into the garage for a 
platinum bolt.

Platinum bolt: Near the elevator, look over at the building across from 
you. Glide over onto the building, and look near some trees behind it, 
a 
platinum bolt is there.

After the elevator continue going down the path destroying enemies, 
then 
use the Vendor near the convoy to load up on ammo, and buy the 
synthenoids. Go into the back of the truck, killing enemies and using 
your swingshot to go from truck to truck. Attack the thief with the 
blitz gun. After the first encounter, continue to traverse the trucks, 
and fight the thief one more time. After that, the truck will flip 
over, 
and you will have to go up the platform and fight the thief for the 
last 
time. The synthenoids and the blitz gun should kill him quickly. A cut 
scene will play and then go to Planet Tabora.
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A12: Planet Tabora - Mining Area

After the cut scene, you start in a cave near a megacorp vendor. Buy 
the 
lava gun. Traverse the cave until you get outside, go by your ship, and 
the Mystic will tell you to find 10 crystals in the desert around you. 
First, go to the megacorp vendor, turn around and go through the 
building. Go down into the cave and freeze the pool of water. Jump on 
the frozen water and go right. You'll get to a platform floating in the 
water. Stand the first thing to it, and freeze the water. Go up the 
platform to the 2 waterfalls and freeze them. Then wall bounce in 
between the frozen waterfalls. You'll get to the glider. Go through the 
course.

Platinum bolt: In a room where you have to stand on the platform, and 
freeze the water, go to the side you're trying to get up to. Freeze the 
water while standing on that side, climb the platforms and look left 
for 
a hole in the wall; the platinum bolt is in there.

Platinum bolt: At the end of the glider course there is a platinum 
bolt.

Nano-tech boost: On top of one of the pillars in the glider course.

Take the teleport back to the mystic and start collecting crystals.

Mod vendor: Stand on top of your ship, and face your ship's right side. 
Keep going straight over the fence and the mod vendor is near that 
area.

Platinum bolt: There is another platinum bolt in the desert, along the 
edge of the northeastern side, just look in that area and you will find 
it.

After collecting 10 of the crystals return to the Mystic and he will 
fix 
your ship. Then travel to Planet Dobbo.

Tip: There are still crystals in the desert; the Mystic will pay you 
1000 bolts for each.
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A13: Planet Dobbo - Testing Facility

Go to the armor vendor on the middle platform, and buy the tetrafiber 
armor. Go back to the weapons vendor and buy the minirocket tube. Now 
go 
into the translocator. From the start you see Megacorp Sentinels, shoot 
them with the minirocket tube. Continue going down the path killing all 
the enemies, including the Blade ball v2.0, Megacorp security turrets, 
and Megacorp troopers. Eventually you'll get to an elevator, ride it 
up, 
and kill the Megacorp hover tank. Use the swingshot to get across the 
gap and use the dynamo's to get to the elevator. At the top a cut scene 
will play. Now you have to use the glider to follow the maintenance 
bot.

Nano-tech boost: Before you launch off with the glider look for the 
boost in the left side of the room. Use the glider, and go into the 
room 
right after the one your in, swoop up to the right side, and swoop down 
on the right. Then just swoop back up in the previous room to grab the 
nano-tech boost.

Follow the robot with the glider and eventually you'll get to a place 
with an electrolyzer puzzle.

Platinum bolt: In the large room at the end, swoop up and the platinum 
bolt is in the middle of the bars.

After doing to electrolyzer puzzle, use the translocator to go back to 
the core terminal. Buy the transmission. After that, use the 
translocator to get back outside the building to the start of the level 
again. This time go on the other path. Kill the Megacorp Chickenbot 
v2.0 
and the troopers. You'll get to some dynamos you'll need to activate. 
Get across those. Kill all of the enemies including the tank, and 
swingshot across the gap. Keep following the trail, up the stairs. 
Eventually you'll get to a tank, kill it with the minirocket tube and 
swingshot across. Go around the building and up the stairs. Use the 
swingshot to get across the gap.

Platinum bolt: After going across the gap, go into the room on the 
left. 
You'll need the spider bot to get into the vent, to open a door with 
the 
platinum bolt inside.

Continue to go, activate the dynamos and get across the swingshot 
targets. A cut scene will play and Clank will turn into Giant Clank, 
and 
you'll go to your next planetoid. Again there is no real strategy to 
fighting the Thugs-4-less leader, just break down buildings for ammo, 
and health, and kill all the helicopters attacking you because they 
drop 
health. After that return to start with the convenient taxi sitting 
near 
an edge for you and go to the Hrugis Cloud.
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A14: Hrugis Cloud - Deep Space Disposal Facility

This space battle is easier than the last. If you bought the fusion 
laser cannons, triple-boost acceleration engine, and the torpedoes or 
fast-lock missile launcher your in good shape for this, if not, go back 
to the Thug Rendezvous and do the challenges for some raritanium, and 
buy them. After you complete this challenge, go to Planet Joba.

Platinum bolt: On the 4th challenge go through all the rings and 
platinum bolt will be at the finish ring.
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A15: Planet Joba - Megacorp Games

From the start go straight and kill the Joba Tribesmen.

Nano-tech boost: After killing the tribesmen, look right for a dynamo 
activator on a wall, activate it, then go inside of the building and 
activate the other one so a bridge will form. The boost is on the right 
at the end of the room.

Go into the building and activate the dynamo, get across the bridge and 
kill all of the enemies and the Jobian Saur-Beast. Climb the ladder and 
kill the tribesmen trying to use the turret. Go over to the door with 
the button on the ground and push it. Climb the ladder to the top.

Platinum bolt: After climbing the ladder look to the right and into the 
air, there is a swing- shot target. Swing across killing the enemies, 
and follow the trail to the end. You'll have to kill all the enemies, 
and then push the button; the door will open revealing the platinum 
bolt.

Again, do what you did before killing the tribesmen and you'll get to a 
dynamo activator, use it and a platform will appear, ride it all the 
way 
to the top. After that, in the room kill all of the enemies, and press 
the button to get out of the door at the top of the room. Slide down 
the 
rail and a cut scene will play. Buy the levitator.

Platinum bolt: After buying the levitator, use it and fly all the way 
to 
the top of the column on the left. A platinum bolt is at the top.

Use the levitator to fly all the way to the building ahead. Go into the 
building and into the arena. Beat the first challenge for the gravity 
boots, complete the cage match for the infiltrator and you can leave or 
stay and earn bolts. Exit the arena and do your first infiltrator 
puzzle. Now from the start again, go to the right and you will see a 
swingshot target, go across the gap and lower the bridges. You'll get 
to 
a cut scene and you'll have to beat the race for the charge boots.

Nano-tech boost: To get this, you'll need to be on challenge 3. After 
exiting the tunnels into the mud, go slow and look to the right. Go 
down 
the secret path, and the nano-tech boost is on the left on the trail.

After that, go to Planet Todano.
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A16: Planet Todano - Megacorp Armory

From the beginning, follow the tourists all the way to the end of the 
trail.

Platinum bolt: After the tourists leave, follow the Abercrombie 
Fizzwidget into a room with the platinum bolt inside.

At the end of the trail, look for an electrolyzer puzzle, complete the 
puzzle and an elevator will come down. Follow the new path that the 
elevator took you to, and go straight towards the electric fence. Kill 
the Megacorp Robot Guards and the Mutant Test-Squirrels. Go onto the 
elevator in the building and take it down a level.

Nano-tech boost: Walk around the missile, right after the door at the 
end there will be an infiltrator puzzle, do it and an elevator will 
come 
down to take you up a level, to get the boost up top.

Continue through the door, and the building and you'll come to an 
infiltrator puzzle again, do it and you will enter a room in which a 
cut 
scene will play. Return to the Megacorp vendor, and now take the right 
path into the building. Move the tractor column to block the field.

Platinum bolt/Armor Magnetizer: In the room with 2 tractor columns and 
an inspector bot, get to the other side of the room with both columns. 
Look up on the left wall for an opening; make a staircase with the 
columns. Go up there and you can trade a Quark Acton Figure (Obtained 
on 
Planet Aranos Part 2), and a platinum bolt inside the building next to 
the nerd. After getting through the fields put the inspector bot on the 
pad so the door will open. Go through the corridor into a big room.

Platinum bolt: Look on your right for a conveyor belt, get on top of it 
and go with its movement. At the end there will be a vent, launch a 
spiderbot into it and push the button in a room you will get into.

Move the tractor column to block the field and grab the inspector bot 
to 
open the door. Ride the elevator up and in a few of the next rooms you 
will need to move missiles. To solve each puzzle, make it go from 
smallest to largest starting on the left side. Eventually you'll get to 
a spot there you need to put the tractor column on a conveyor belt and 
ride it to the other side of the room. After that continue exploring 
and 
you will end up in a room with the sheepinator, grab it, and go to 
Planet Boldan.
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A17: Planet Boldan - Silver City

From the start look for a taxi and take it to an elevator. It will take 
you to a levitator pad, use it to fly through the tunnel; eventually 
you'll get to another pad. Use this one to fly into traffic to another 
one, and use that one to fly through the electric tunnel. You'll get to 
an elevator and take it to the top, and step on the flashing button. 
After that take a right and grind the rails to the end.

Mod vendor: The mod vendor is right after the rails in the little area 
press the button and all of the mods will be available for the weapons 
you have. Buy all the mods for your minirocket tube and your lava gun.

Go into the room ahead and use the translocator back to the flashing 
button. Go straight killing the Thugs-4 less henchmen and the Class 2 
brutes. Take the left path and kill everything in that area.

Platinum bolt: After getting through the corridor to the left path, 
take 
a right and launch a spiderbot into the area with the platinum bolt, 
make it step on the button, and the other side will go down allowing 
you 
to get the platinum bolt from the other side.

Now go back and take the right path. Kill everything in this area.

Nano-tech boost: Just after getting out of the right corridor, look to 
the northwest for a fountain, a nano tech boost appears every other 
hour 
on top of the fountain, if it isn't there, save the game and change 
your 
clock settings, or just wait till your next hour.

Take the elevator up, and kill all of the brutes. Follow the path to 
another elevator that will take you down. Kill all of the brutes here 
and follow the path to yet another elevator. At the top there will be 
an 
armor and weapon vendor. Go to the armor vendor and buy the duraplate 
armor. Now walk to the door right after the vendors, and walk down the 
side of the building. At the bottom a door will open up for you to walk 
into. Walk along the twisting path, and kill animals. The next area is 
another area where you need to kill a lot of enemies. Ride the elevator 
up.

Platinum bolt: After riding the elevator up, turn to your left, you'll 
see the platinum bolt on a floating platform.

Swingshot across the gap, then walk on the twisting walkway to the 
elevator, take it up. Go across and you'll need to walk down another 
building. After you get down go into the next room. A cut scene will 
play and you will be whisked away to Planet Aranos Part 2.

Platinum bolt: Return to Planet Boldan and go to the room where you got 
captured, look up at the room for a target for the swingshot. Swingshot 
up, the platinum bolt is up there.
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A18: Planet Aranos - Flying Lab Part 2
 
From the start you control Clank. Jump onto the platforms and get 
across 
the chasm. Go to the left and get the hammer bot. Make him go on the 
elevator with you and ride it up. Have him smash the boxes in the way. 
Eventually you'll get to a seesaw type thing, stand on the end with the 
big bottom, and then command the hammer bot to hammer. You'll get 
launched to the higher level. Go through the corridors and get the 
microbots. Take them on the elevator you'll come across, down will you. 
Press the flashing button and wait for the hammer bot to come to you. 
Make the microbots go on the new seesaw with you and command the hammer 
bot to hit you guys up to the next level. Make the microbots go in the 
door. Continue from this next room and go up the elevator on the left. 
Free the microbots and have them attack the MSR 1's. At the end of the 
tunnels, make them enter the door and press the flashing button on the 
ground.

Now it goes to Ratchet's turn. The megacorp vendor is there 
conveniently 
for you; buy the shield charger. Next go through the corridors, and up 
on the platform that will make you walk on the wall. Continue through 
this area, and jump on the platforms that appear when you jump near 
them, eventually you'll get to an elevator and you will switch to Clank 
again.

This time walk forward and glide off the edge to the area below, jump 
on 
the pillars to get across. Get the bridgebot to make a bridge and go 
across it into the room and onto the elevator, wait for the bridge bot. 
When the bridgebot is on the elevator go up and kill the chicken bots. 
Then tell the bridgebot to make a bridge and run along him and jump as 
soon as you go onto his head and glide down to the platform. Get the 
bots and have the bridgebot make another bridge. Get the hammer bot, 
and 
make the microbots kill the MSR 1 models. Make the hammer bot break 
boxes again. After that have the microbots enter the door ahead.

Again with Ratchet go straight, and you'll get another wrench upgrade. 
Then continue to the platforms and traverse them. You'll end up 
eventually getting to walk outside the ship with the gravity boots. Go 
and follow the path back into the ship. Do the next few platform 
challenges and you will meet up with Clank again.

Platinum bolt: Jump off the edge near your ship, and fly toward the 
base, you'll see the platinum bolt and a levitator pad to get back to 
the top.

Go straight and climb the ladder on the left. Complete the infiltrator 
puzzle and go inside. Use the levitator pads to get to a room to turn 
off the force field, and a new cut scene. Go out of the room by the new 
door opening, and look for other doors to go in. You'll find one with 
another levitator pad, fly to the end of the path and buy the Quark 
Action Figure. Now go to Planet Gorn.
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A19: Planet Gorn - Thugs-4-Less Fleet

Again, no real strategy; just kill all the big ships in the level, and 
ignore the little ships unless you need missiles, shields, or just want 
raritanium.

Platinum bolt: Get to challenge 4 and fly through all the rings for a 
platinum bolt at the finish ring.
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A20: Planet Snivelak - Thug HQ

 From the start, use your swingshot to get across the gap to the 
building.

Nano-tech boost: On the last swingshot, swing back and forth till you 
get enough height to reach the nano-tech boost.

Go through the building and swingshot across the other versa targets. 
Use your swing shot to bring the rail down to grind on. Grind around 
the 
rail, till you get to the bottom, then walk up the pillar, and activate 
the dynamos and platforms for you to jump on will move around the 
pillar. Get to the top, now walk to the left, use your minirocket tube 
to take out the Attack-Copters. Walk down the building and across the 
bridge and use the boost to get across the gap. Go to the armor vendor 
and buy the electrosteel.

Platinum bolt: After using the boost to get near the armor vendor, look 
to the right at the building. Glide over there and use your dynamo to 
traverse the wall. Get to the top into the room and the platinum bolt 
is 
there. (After you get the mapper, the green area will not go away)

Go next to the armor vendor behind the bridge and take out the Megacorp 
Hover Tank v2.0's. Kill everything on the bridge, and get into the town 
area. Take a left, and walk down this way, go all the way to the end 
then take a right. Continue to follow this path, and take another right 
at the end of it. Break the boxes in the center and an ambush will 
happen. Kill the enemies and then take another right, a cut scene will 
play and you will need to defeat the Giganto Mech.

To defeat the mech, go to all the boosts, and launch up to a turret. 
Shoot the mech and the satellites he shoots at you. When he starts to 
pound his chest and come near you, exit the turret (triangle button), 
and run to a new boost for a new turret. Continue to do that till the 
mech is killed, it is very time consuming. After you defeat him and cut 
scene will play, then go to Planet Smolg.
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A21: Planet Smolg - Distribution Facility

At the start, go across the platforms on the right, to the ship, across 
some more platforms, and through a building. Now use the levitator pad 
to fly straight over to a big floating platform. Get to that one and 
run 
straight to the other levitator pad and fly to the next platform.

Platinum bolt: On the 3rd platform, look up for a platform in the sky, 
use the levitator pad to fly up to it, get on top of it where the 
platinum bolt is.

Now, fly to the 4th platform taking out some enemies. Go inside of the 
room, and jump on the levitator pad, and fly in-between the energy 
strings to the 5th platform. From the 5th platform, fly to the 6th, and 
go inside the building, then fly out of the top of the building up to 
the huge area up top. When you arrive at the top there is yet another 
levitator pad, use it and fly over the big mountain of boxes. Land 
right 
after the mountain of boxes and use another levitator pad to fly to the 
last platform. Buy the transmission from the guy, and then take the 
translocator back to your ship.

After that, go to the left and use the jump boost, it will launch you 
to 
the ship. Press the flashing button and kill the Two-headed Smolgian 
Snappers, along with the Grulches. Follow the path up and around boxes 
killing enemies. Eventually, you'll get to a part with a dynamo 
activator. Use it, and the conveyor belt will activate. Stand on the 
box 
and jump up onto the higher boxes.

Platinum bolt: When you get up onto the higher boxes, walk bounce up 
them, turn to your left and jump on boxes that way. Go into the first 
person view and look to the left for the platinum bolt, when you see 
it, 
traverse the boxes to get it.

On top of the higher boxes you'll see another dynamo, activate it and 
jump into the moving platform. Traverse the rest of boxes; you'll get 
to 
a part with 2 dynamos; one on the left and one on the right. Activate 
the left one, as you near the right one, activate that one. Then go 
near 
the door and do the electrolyzer puzzle. A cut scene will play after 
you 
use the elevator. Grind the rail ahead of you. It will take you to 
another ship; go through here killing all of the enemies. Jump across 
the platforms that seem like they will collapse. Go left and up the 
other platforms. Complete the infiltrator puzzle and continue to go 
through the area. Go across some more platforms around the building and 
up another set. Press the flashing button to lower the force field, 
after the building you will see a shiny object, grab it, it's a piece 
of 
the hypnomatic. After that kill the rest of the enemies and look for a 
platform to take to you the beginning of the level. Now, go to Planet 
Damosel.
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A22: Planet Damosel - Allgon City

From the start, go into the building and go into the left room, onto 
another pad, for the last Giant Clank missions. To defeat the spaceship 
punch it when it lands or throw bombs at it. Near the end jump on the 
bar circling the ship and strafe back and forth on it. After you win 
you 
get the mapper.

When you return to Allgon City, this time take the right path, and 
grind 
the rails to the end.

Tip: Use synthenoids to kill protopets on the rails.

At the end of the rails you'll get your 2nd hypnomatic piece. Now in 
the 
building take the path that go straight. Kill all of the enemies and 
climb the ladders. Use your swingshot to get across the gap. Kill all 
of 
the enemies here. Continue to follow the path and you'll get to a taxi, 
which will take you to the bank.

Platinum bolt: When you enter the bank, go to the right and freeze the 
fountain. Grind down the ice and you'll get to a platinum bolt.

After that, wall bounce up the wall to get into the bank, and then kill 
all of the enemies. Go to the left and go up, then take a left into the 
new area. Go past the Megacorp pyramid, and kill all the enemies in the 
upcoming area to get the door to open. After that continue to follow 
the 
path, and ride the elevator up. Kill all the enemies in this area now, 
and freeze the water ahead of you to get up. Talk to the guy with a 
sock. You'll need to last hypnomatic part from Planet Grelbin. Ride the 
taxi to your ship and go to Planet Grelbin.

After getting the hypnomatic piece off of Grelbin, return to the sock 
guy; have him make the hypnomatic for you. Control the receiver bot and 
make him touch the flashing button at the end of the path.

Platinum bolt: Go back to the Megacorp pyramid and use the hypnomatic 
on 
the receiver bot on the top. Make him fall off and blow a hole in the 
wall by pressing the triangle button.
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A23: Planet Grelbin - Tundor Wastes

Go down the bridge thing, over to the rotating rocks, continue to go to 
the purple rock on the ground and a cut scene will play. Go into the 
wasteland and collect 9 moon stones for the Mystic and he will move the 
rock, make sure to kill the Arctic Leviathans for more moonstones. 
After 
that go into the door you just got open, and go into the mine. Use the 
glider to get through the cave. When you get to the end of it you'll 
have to get through the rest of it. Go through the door, then turn 
right 
and walk to the northwest and press the flashing button. Go into the 
center of the next room and press another flashing button, and go back 
outside in the next room. Do the infiltrator puzzle, to open the door 
and all of the bridges to be able to collect 16 moonstones for the last 
hypnomatic piece. After collecting 16 moonstone pieces trade them for 
the hypnomatic piece and go to Planet Damosel.

Platinum bolt: After the glider course, after turning right into the 
next room, look at the right wall for a receiver bot. Use the 
hypnomatic, and have the receiver bot go into the room on the left, on 
the top of a hill there is a flashing button, press it. The door will 
open, and then climb the stairs; at the top there is a platinum bolt.

Platinum bolt: This platinum bolt is in the wastes, look on your map 
for 
2 parallel lines, its right in the center of them.

When returning with the hypnomatic, from the start, go right and down 
into the building. Use your hypnomatic on the receiver bot, control the 
receiver bot, and press the circle button to control other receiver 
bots. Continue to do this until you press a flashing button. Then as 
Ratchet climb the floating platforms to the top. Use the hypnomatic on 
another receiver bot, make the bot jump onto the platform and take it 
down. Again, continue to control bots till you press a flashing button. 
Now, swim through the area you use opened up. Go back out of the 
building. Walk up to the door (after killing the protopets for 
experience) and a cut scene will play, and you get coordinates for your 
final planet.

Tip: Collect moonstones to sell to the Mystic for 3000 bolts each.
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A24: Planet Yeedil - Protopet Factory

Platinum bolt: Grind the right bridge rail to the top, there is a 
platinum bolt up there.

From the start, go across the bridge. Turn right and use the hypnomatic 
on the receiver bot. Then use that receiver bot to control another one 
right across from you on the left. Kill the protopets and turn right 
and 
control another bot. Then just continuously control bots, and press 
flashing buttons and follow a path. Soon, you will press a flashing 
button that will make 2 swingshot targets appear. Swingshot across them 
and kill all of the enemies. A door on the left will open, follow that 
and control another bot, kill all of the enemies and door ahead of you 
will open, go in and press the button. In the room you just came from 
and door will open with a translocator. Use the translocator, and go to 
the new spot. There are only a few tricky spots. Kill all of the 
enemies, and you will get to an infiltrator puzzle soon. Another one of 
them are the moving floating platforms, you just have to wait for the 
right time to jump to the next. Another is the dynamo fan; again, it's 
just a matter of timing. You'll get to a part with 2 tanks, kill both 
of 
them and a swingshot target will appear. Swing shot over, and walk to 
the right. Fill up on ammo from the vendor, and turn around and do the 
electrolyzer puzzle. After that, jump on the platform near you and it 
will take you to the other side of the room. In the room coming up kill 
all the enemies.

Platinum bolt: In the room you just entered use your tractor beam on 
one 
of the columns, it will move, then traverse that spot, and grind the 
rail all the way around and get your last platinum bolt.

After killing all of the enemies go, and use your swingshot to lower 
the 
bridge, kill the enemies that will warp in, then just walk straight up 
to the door ahead. A cut scene will play, and then after that you'll be 
fighting the last boss, The Mutant Protopet.

This boss is not that difficult as long as you have upgraded the 
minirocket tube and the lava gun, and have bought all of their mods. 
Use 
the meteor gun and lock-on to the protopet (press R2 then L2 and hold 
them down) fire away and by the time the ammo has run out in it, its 
life should be more than halfway down. After that use the megarocket 
cannon, and do the same thing. Soon, you will beat him.

Congrats! You've beat the game! Now it's time for Challenge Mode.
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A25: Skill points:
1. Prehistoric Rampage 
Planet Oozla 
-Shoot 4 pterodactyls. 
 
2. Smash and Grab 
Planet Oozla 
-Break all breakables in Megacorp outlet.
 
3. Wrench Ninja: Blade to Blade 
Maktar Nebula 
-Beat Chainblade in the Arena using only your wrench. 
 
4. Vandalize 
Maktar Nebula 
-Break as much stuff in the level as possible. 
 
5.2B Hit or Not 2B
Maktar Nebula
-Defeat the B2 Brawler without taking any damage in the arena.

6. Clank Needs a New Pair of Shoes 
Maktar Nebula 
-Find a slot machine until you win 300 bolts and get bar-bar-bar. 
 
7. Destroy All Breakables 
Planet Endako 
-Break stuff on the planet until you get it. 
 
8. Operate Heavy Machinery 
Planet Endako 
-Use the cranes to destroy 10 robots. 
 
9. Speed Demon 
Planet Barlow 
-Get a time of 2:10 in the hover bike race. 
 
10. Planet Buster 
Planet Notak 
-Blow up the giant floating planet in the shopping district. 
 
11. You Can Break a Snow Dan 
Planet Siberius 
-Around the first garage there will be a snowman. Hit it with your 
wrench.
 
12. Heal Your Chi 
Planet Tabora 
-Collect 100 crystals in the desert.  
 
13. Robo Rampage 
Planet Dobbo 
-Destroy every building in the city in the Giant Clank battle. 
 
14. Dukes Up 
Planet Dobbo 
-Use only Giant Clanks punch attacks to beat the boss. 
 
15. Old School 
Planet Dobbo 
-Kill all enemies on Dobbo using only the Omniwrench 8000, Decoy Glove, 
Tesla Claw, Visibomb Gun, Bomb Glove and the Walloper. 

16. That's Impossible 
Planet Joba 
-Beat the "Impossible Challenge" in the Megacorp games.  

17. How Fast Was That? 
Planet Joba
- Get a time of 2:20 in the hover bike race.

18. Wrench Ninja II: Massacre 
Planet Joba 
- Kill all enemies in level with only the wrench and without dying. (Do 
not activate any cheats)
 
19. Bye Bye Birdies 
Planet Joba 
- Kill 12 of the birds on the planet. 
 
20. Nothing to See Here 
Planet Todano 
- Destroy the 4 large rockets in the beginning area. 
 
21. You're My Hero 
Planet Todano 
- Protect all 10 tourists from squirrels. 
 
22. Try to Sleep 
Planet Todano 
- Turn 16 squirrels into sheep. 
 
23. No Shocking Developments 
Planet Boldan 
- Grind the power cable and lumber yard without getting hurt. 
 
24. Moving Violation 
Planet Snivelak 
- Shoot down 14 ships from the sky. 
 
25. Midtown Insanity 
Planet Damosel 
- Grind the train rails without taking any damage. (Use the tesla 
barrier and synthenoids)

26. Safety Deposit 
Planet Damosel 
- Protect the 4 robots in the bank from the robots. 
 
27. Be a Moon Child 
Planet Greblin 
- Mine all 101 crystals in the ice field. 
 
28. Nano to The Max 
- Level up to Maximum nanotech amount. 
 
29. Nice Ride 
- Buy all weapons, shields, and upgrades for your ship. 
 
30. Weapon Envy 
- All weapons, all fully upgraded.  
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A26: Platinum Bolts Quick Reference
Planet Oozla: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. Right after purchasing the tractor beam from the scientist you will 
need to use it to move the pillars into position to climb the tall 
silo. 
If you can't see it try looking up for it and you will find it.

2. Take the path that goes to get the tractor beam after you have done 
all the missions. After the rocks in the water keep looking on the left 
for a dragon to ride on and it will take you to a cave where the 
platinum bolt is at.

Maktar Nebula: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. At the part where the limo takes you near the cranes, get to the 
upper level by shimming along the wall to the stairs. It's on the 
right, 
where the crane is attached at.

2. You need clank to get this one. Go to the Jamming Array. 
Jump onto of your limo and look for a platform behind it. Jump onto it, 
and onto the boost. It will boost you to it.

Planet Endako: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. The second time you have to move the blocks with the crane, go into 
the room after you blow open the door. Look on the left in the next 
room 
for a door up on a wall. Go into the next room with the crane and pick 
up the block and put it by the door. Then get the bomb box and blow the 
door open, its inside.

2. When you first see the thugs-4-less helicopter continue going along 
the path. You will find a drop off at the end. The platinum bolt is 
just 
off of the edge. Go off the edge onto the platform to find it.

Planet Barlow: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. In the hoverbike races, after the water part take a sharp left over 
the border. It's right in front of you.

2. After going threw the room with water you have to swim through. Turn 
left and find a part on the wall you have to shimmy on. It will lead 
you 
to a cave. The platinum bolt is inside.

Feltzin System: 1 Platinum Bolt
1. In the race against Ace Bunyon, go threw all the rings and you get a 
p. bolt.

Planet Notak: 3 Platinum Bolts
1. After going down the elevator at the start through the left path. 
After the second helicopter go over the bridge and look for a megacorp 
sign, break it and there is a p. bolt.

2. Go across the bridge, and turn left go around the building till you 
find it in the corner.

3. Go across the bridge, and turn left into a room. 
Continue along this path. After the helicopter that shoots you go up 
the 
next path and look to the right for a dynamo. Go the rest of the path 
and go look over the edge to where the dynamo is, activate it and go 
into the door.

Planet Siberius: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. At the part where a lot of robots are attacking you it's up in that 
garage. To get up there go down the elevator and get the tractor beam 
thing. Bring it back up and bring it back near that and jump up into 
the 
garage.

2. Go to the elevator but do not go down it. Look at the elevator, and 
then look right, hover across onto the building below, the p. bolt it 
near the fence.

Planet Tabora: 3 Platinum Bolts
1. Go along the border of the desert and look for it. Use the 
hovercraft 
if you need to.

2. Inside the mining facilities where the platforms need to be frozen 
to 
advance jump on the last platform. Look back from where you came. 
Freeze 
the water. Go to the highest platform. Look left. It's in the little 
room.

3. At the very end of the Momentum Glider course is a P. Bolt.

Planet Dobbo: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. In the final room of the momentum glider course pull up as son as 
you 
enter the final room. The P. Bolt is in the middle of a diamond of 
pipes 
at the top of the room.

2. After the tank that you have to kill to be able to get across with 
the swingshot safely. Continue along the path. Go up the stairs and the 
first room on the left and launch a spider bot into the vent and go 
push 
the button for a room with the p bolt inside to open.

Hrugis Cloud: 1 Platinum Bolt
1. Go threw all the rings in the race.

Planet Joba: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. After the first turret and up the stairs. Look right and up a 
little. 
There is a swingshot thing, go across and you will find it in a room.

2. Right after you get the Levitator fly straight up to the tall tower 
on the left and the p bolt is on top.

Planet Todano: 3 Platinum Bolts
1. Follow the robotic Fizzwidget at the end of the tour it gives into 
the little building. Inside is a P. Bolt.

2. In the first room with an inspector bot, move all the columns to the 
other side of the room and look up for a hole in the wall and arrange 
them to get up there. There will be a platinum bolt in a room.

3. At the 2nd time you see an inspector bot go to the end of the room 
with the column. Jump onto the conveyor belt. Look for a hole and 
launch 
a spider-bot into it. It will open a door for you to get to.

Planet Boldan: 3 Platinum Bolts
1. After opening the door keep going straight and take the left path. 
Go 
into the area and turn right and look for a spider bot opening, launch 
one in there to open the door to get the p bolt.

2. After the armor vendor and walking down the building, and the loop 
de 
loop. Look up for a platform. The p bolt is on it. Go across to the 
elevator to get up and glide over to it.

3. After doing this once. 
Come back to the planet and go to the spot where the cut scene started 
and you started in the prison cell. Look for a swingshot. Go up there 
and the p. bolt is up there.

Planet Aranos: 1 Platinum Bolt
1. When you find your ship. Jump off the edge and glide toward the 
level 
and you'll see the p. bolt.

Planet Gorn: 1 Platinum Bolt
1. Get through all the rings in the race.

Planet Snivelak: 1 Platinum Bolt
1. After going along the grind rail path and boost jumping across next 
to the bridge and vendors. Look to the right for the dynamos. Scale the 
building till you get to a room with the p bolt in it.

Planet Smolg: 2 Platinum Bolts.
1. In the part with all the crates in the warehouse use the dynamo to 
turn the crate and jump up on top. You will see two crates that are 
close enough to use your wall jump. Once on top you can see a P. Bolt. 
Jump between the crates on your right, then Stretch-Jump to the P. 
Bolt.

2. At the third Levitator pad stop and fly towards the really high 
platform to your left. The P. Bolt is on top.

Planet Damosel: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. Freeze the water in the bank fountain with the therminator and grind 
the frozen fountain onto a platform with a P. Bolt. Take the taxi back.

2. Once you have the completed Hypnomatic use it on one of the Receiver 
bots on the roof on the Megacorp Pyramid. Bring the bot down to the 
front wall and put it in the exact middle. Detonate the bot and it will 
reveal a P. Bolt in a hidden alcove.

Planet Grelbin: 3 Platinum Bolts
1. Out in the snowy wastes look on you map for two parallel lines. The 
P. Bolt is right next to them. Look carefully.

2. At the end of the water area, dive deeper in the last water chamber 
to find another little chamber. Enter it and rise to the top. Grab the 
P. Bolt.

3. Enter the tunnel behind the Armor Vendor and take the second left. 
Use the Hypnomatic on the bot to open the door. Grab the P. Bolt 
inside.

Planet Yeedil: 2 Platinum Bolts
1. The very first bridge is a suspension bridge and you can grind the 
supports up to the top and grab the P. Bolt.

2. After the room with waves of Troopers and a Hover-tank there is a 
column with a tractor beam target. Move the column and climb the stairs 
to the grind rail. Ride it to the P. Bolt at the end.
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A27: Nano-tech Boost Quick Reference
1. Planet Endako
Use the infiltrator in the second part where you use the crane. In the 
big room with the crane there is a door on the wall with infiltrator 
puzzle. Use it and the nano-tech boost is inside.

2. Thug Rendezvous
Go into the large station in the middle of the level, its in one of the 
rooms on the floor.

3. Planet Notak
From the start take the path on the left, follow it to the end. The 
nano-tech boost is there.

4. Planet Tabora
On the glider part stay to the top of the canyon, it will be on one of 
the pillars.

5. Planet Dobbo
Go on the warp pad at start. Get to the glider path. You'll see it when 
you go off the boost, in the next room swerve up fast on the right 
side, 
turn to the left and go down, then swoop back up to get it in the room 
you just came from.

6. Planet Joba
There are 2 dynamo activators you need to do. Go straight from the 
start 
to the big room. Before you go to the big room look left and you will 
see the dynamo activator, use it, then activate the dynamo in the big 
room, get across the new bridge and go in the room on the right, that's 
where it is.

7. Planet Joba
Go into the hoverbike race. Go into the 3rd challenge. Don't worry 
about 
racing at all. After getting out of the building into the mud, look on 
the right for a newly opened path, the nano-tech boost is in there.

8. Planet Todano
Get up where the megacorp vendor is. With the megacorp vendor behind 
you, take the left path. Go into the room with a rocket in the middle. 
Go right, and just after the door there is an infiltrator thing. Use it 
and an elevator will come down, go on the elevator it will take you a 
level up, the nano-tech is up there.

9. Planet Boldan
From your ship go threw the door and take the left path. 
Go to the fork and take the right path. 
Look for a fountain on the left of the stairs, the boost is on top of 
it. It only comes every other hour, if it doesn't come when you see it, 
save the game, and reset your clock.

10. Planet Snivelak
At the beginning use the swingshot targets, on the last one you will 
see 
the boost, rock back and forth on the target till you get enough height 
to glide over onto the roof, and grab the boost.
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A28: Secrets:

Cheats menu:
Ratchet has a big head:                    5 Skill Points
Ratchet in a tux:                          7 Skill Points
Clank has a large noggin:                 10 Skill Points
Levels are mirrored:                      12 Skill Points
Actors have oversized craniums:           15 Skill Points
Ratchet shows his funny side:             20 Skill Points
Enemies have massive domes:               25 Skill Points
Beach boy:                                30 Skill points
Snow Dude:                               Beat the impossible challenge

Movies Menu:
Sketchbook:                               Beat the game
Credits:                                  Beat the game
"Making of" Video:                        Get all weapons
"Rejected Commercials":                   Get all weapons and mods

Shortcuts menu:                           Unlocked after beating the 
game
Insomniac Museum:              Get all weapons, mods, and skill points

Random Stuff menu:                        Unlocked after beating the 
game
Space-ish wars:                            Beat the game
Sheep Invaders:                            Get all weapons
Endorsement Deals:                         Get all weapons
Paintings:                                 Get all weapons and mods
Clank's Day at Insomniac:      Get all weapons, mods, and skill points

First person mode:                          Beat the game

Ship vendor:
Blargian Red:                                3 Skill Points
Orxon Green:                                 3 Skill Points
Pokitaru Purple:                             3 Skill Points
Snagglebeast Brown:                          3 Skill Points
Qwark Green:                                 3 Skill Points
Bogon Blue:                                  3 Skill Points
Lombax Orange:                               3 Skill Points
Yeedil Yellow:                               3 Skill Points
Drek's Black Heart:                          3 Skill Points
Space Storm:                                10 Skill Points
Warp Streak:                                10 Skill Points
Super Nova:                                 10 Skill Points
Silent Strike:                              15 Skill Points
Solar Wind:                                 15 Skill Points
Dark Nebula:                                15 Skill Points
Scoop Nose:                                 18 Skill Points
Neutron Star:                               19 Skill Points
Star Traveler:                              19 Skill Points
Lunar Eclipse:                              25 Skill Points
Split Nose:                                 26 Skill Points
Clowner:                                    25 Skill Points
Plaidtastic:                                29 Skill Points
Prepster:                                   29 Skill Points
Insomniac Special:                          29 Skill Points

Funny stuff:
On Planet Todano at the beginning, keep killing tourists and you'll get 
messages from Megacorp. Some of them are quite funny!