Stellar Blade - How to Scan

A guide on how to scan for Stellar Blade (Project EVE), including required control input to scan your surroundings, things to do using scan, and other useful tips.

Stellar Blade - How to Scan

How to Scan Guide for Stellar Blade (Project EVE)

Press the touchpad during exploration or combat.

To scan your surroundings in Stellar Blade (Project EVE), press the touchpad button while exploring or while engaged in combat.

Cannot be used rapidly.

Once you have activated scanning, you will not be able to scan again for a brief period. .If you do so, “Preparing to Scan” will simply appear on the left side of the screen which forces you to wait for a bit before being able to scan again.

Things to Do Using Scan

Scan to find the location of enemies and NPCs.

Upon scanning, the location of enemies, NPCs, containers, and other objects to check out will be highlighted on the screen. It is even possible to mark the location of objects behind walls, such as enemies waiting to ambush you or hidden items that are completely camouflaged from view as long as you are within range when you scan.

Scan to find climbable objects.

Handholds, protrusions, and other objects that allow you to climb walls will also be displayed after scanning. These objects, however, are more easily missable compared to enemies or blinks in the surrounding area which are more clearly highlighted via scanning.

Because of this, make sure to scan various areas carefully such areas that are on high ground where containers may be found.

Breakable boxes are not highlighted during scan.

Breakable boxes are not highlighted when you scan. Although these containers usually do not contain valuable items, though they may yield materials when you destroy them which you should not overlook.

Stellar Blade Recommended Article List

Stellar Blade Walkthrough

Main Story Missions

▼Main Story Mission Walkthroughs
Mission 1: 7th Airborne Group Mission 2: Scavenger Adam
Mission 3: Xion, the Last Remaining City  

Side Quests

▼Side Quest Walkthroughs
Side Quest 1 Side Quest 2
Side Quest 3
Stellar Blade Side Quests List

Stellar Blade Strategy Guides

Best Builds and Strategies Guides

▼Best Build and Strategies Guides
Best Skills to Get Best Equipment Build: Exospine and Gear
Best Combos Guide

Boss Guides

▼Boss Guides
Brute Abaddon
Stellar Blade Boss List and Guides

Useful Guides

▼Useful Guides
Best Gameplay Settings Post-Game Unlockables
Trophies and Achievements List All Puzzle Solutions Guide
Side Quests List Bulletin Board Requests List
All Memory Stick Locations All Documents Locations
All Supply Camp Locations All Outfits and Accessories List
Gold Farming Guide SP Farming Guide
All Beta Core Locations All Body Core Locations
All Passcode Locations How to Unlock Skills
How to Respec Skills How to Change Hairstyles
How to Use Repair Console How to Save
Can You Create Multiple Save Files?

Combat Guides

▼Combat Guides
Tips for Combat Best Skills to Get
Best Combos Guide Perfect Parry Tips and Guide
Perfect Dodge Tips and Guide Blink Tips and Guide
Repulse Tips and Guide How to Shoot (Gun Attacks)
How to Use Items How to Recover HP
How to Destroy Shields Easily How to Scan
How to Lock-On How to Sprint

Beginner Guides

▼Beginner Guides
Game Controls Game Difficulty
Tips for Beginners

Stellar Blade Game Database

Skills and Abilities

▼Skills and Abilities
Skills and Abilities


Exospines Gear
Stellar Blade Equipment List

Other Databases

▼Other Databases
Enemies Bosses
Outfits and Accessories Trophies

Stellar Blade Latest News

▼News and Updates
  • Stellar Blade demo scheduled on March 29, 2024!
  • Stellar Blade launches on April 26, 2024 for the PlayStation 6!

Stellar Blade Demo Guides

▼Demo Guides
How to Download the Demo Demo Walkthrough
Demo Clear Rewards Does Demo Progress Carry Over?

Stellar Blade Game Forums

▼Game Forum
Chat Board Question Board
Bug Report Board

Leave a Reply

Be the first to comment