Nodes were points captured by turning a bolt crank.
Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal
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In Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal nodes are used as capturable spawn points allowing venerability across the battlefield. Some also spawned vehicles such as the Hovership.
Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault
In Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault multiplayer nodes are used in a similar fashion as they are used in single player or co-op mode. By capturing a node the player's bolt revenue increased, they could obtain a weapon and base defenses would appear to defend the node from enemies.
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