Resources are uncommon in Returnal. Almost every part you decide up disappear if you die. However, if in case you have pockets stuffed with ether or obolites, you may alternate them if you happen to discover the proper terminal in the recreation.

In this Returnal information, we’ll clarify how to use the Obolite Repository, the place you’ll find them, and the way to use them. We’ll additionally let you know the alternate charges for obolites and ether.

How to use the Obolite Repository

The Obolite Repository is a terminal that allows you to alternate obolites for ether and vice versa.

  • Obolites are largely used to fabricate objects and totally different stat-boosting artifacts. Obolites disappear if you die.
  • Ether has many makes use of, from cleaning malignant objects to serving as foreign money for stations like the Reconstructor.

Being in a position to alternate each freely has benefits, relying on which useful resource you want extra.

You can often discover a Obolite Repository in particular areas that operate like retailers inside every biome. The Obolite Repository will often be proper subsequent to a fabricator station the place you should purchase objects.

When you examine the Obolite Repository, an outline reads:

A tool that exchanges Ether and Obolites for each other.

It appears poised to do one thing if sufficient Obolites are positioned in it. Cooperation with different Scouts is inspired.

An Obolite Repository in Returnal

If you’ve got sufficient of both foreign money, you may alternate them
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If you’ve got sufficient of both foreign money, you may alternate them for each other. In our expertise, the alternate fee is often:

  • 200 obolites for five ether
  • 5 ether for 300 obolites

Since every useful resource has totally different makes use of, you would possibly discover it useful to alternate one for one more.

For occasion, let’s say you are having a great run and have a surplus of obolites. You can alternate them for ether because it’s a more durable useful resource to come by.

Another possibility is likely to be that you’ve executed a number of runs and have an extra of ether. You are doing nicely however are low on well being. You can commerce your ether for obolites to purchase health-boosting objects at a fabricator.

The Obolite Repository additionally has a counter of obolites deposited in it possible from a number of gamers by way of the recreation’s on-line servers. While we haven’t had an opportunity to take a look at out what occurs when it reaches a sure threshold, the terminal’s description states that one thing will occur when a sure obolite deposit restrict is reached.