Armor was a type of collectible equipment featured in Into the Nexus. Ratchet could purchase sets of armor with bolts from Grummel Net Industries armor vendors on various planets unlocked through story progression. He begins with the Nebulox armor by default.

The Volcanox armor, also known as the Pyronox armor, is only available from a special code received through pre-order at select retailers.[1]

Armor Damage reduction Price Available at Vendor description
Nebulox armor 0%  ?
Thug armor 10% 10,000  ? This mercenary gear is made of Sargassian Troglosuar hide and decreases damage by 20%. Perfect for committing felonies.
Terachnoid armor 35% 70,000  ?  ?
Nether armor 50% 1,500,000 Challenge Mode  ?
Volcanox armor 5% Pre-order only Ratchet’s Volcanox Armor, available as a pre-order bonus at participating retailers, is inspired by Gadgetron’s popular Infernox Armor. This lightweight, durable suit is for the fashion-conscious adventurer. Besides granting a 5% damage-reduction, it also all but guarantees “Best-Dressed” awards at high-school reunions.



  1. "Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus Hits PS3 November 12th" - [[wikipedia:James Stevenson|]], PlayStation Blog America