The basic kit of Starting Equipment is given to every player on spawning into the game in Survival mode. This includes respawns. Over the different versions of the game, the Starting Equipment kit has changed significantly.


In Survival mode the player starts out with:

  • 1 Ground Pounder
  • 1 Protective Spire

They also start with the Blueprints for:

Even if a player has already stored the items from the Starting Equipment kit, if the player dies the player will be awarded a new set of Starting Equipment, no matter what.