Counter Research: Sidequest Walkthrough | Scarlet Nexus

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This is a sidequest walkthrough for Counter Research in Scarlet Nexus for the Xbox, PlayStation, and Steam. Here you'll find a guide on how to find the quest, conditions for completion, and rewards gained.

Counter Research Location

Counter Research Quest Information

Objectives
Routes Yuito
Phase Standby Phase 9
Description I would love to observe your power! I might be able to find a more efficient way to take down Others if I used the way you apply your power for reference! At least that's what I thought!
Requester Defense System Developer
Receiving Location Suoh City Ryujin Ward
Completion Requirements With intercept, defeat 3 Cushion Pound.
Reward/s Breastplate [White] x1

How to Complete Counter Research

Intercept the Projectiles

Counter Research How to intercept. mode:show

Cushion Pounds can be found in the Museum Ruins.

Bring the Cushion Pounds down to low health, and finish them off with an intercept. This can be done by dodging their projectiles right before they hit you, and activating the Intercept quick-time event by pressing RT (Xbox) / R2 (PS) / Right click (PC).

Use SAS Clairvoyance

Counter Research Clairvoyance

Tsugumi's SAS Clairvoyance helps make it easier to get a Perfect Dodge on projectiles.

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