You must find Master Override platform locations as part of the ‘You are not authorized’ side quest to obtain the special authorization needed to open some doors and locked containers in the new version of Dead Space.
Security clearance levels are a bit different, as they are acquired as part of the main story.
To help you get as many useful resources and schematics as possible, we’ve detailed where to find all the Master Override platform locations in Dead Space below.
This guide only applies to the remake, as there is no Master Override in the original game.
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How to get Master Override in Dead Space
To get Master Override in Dead Space, you must find the Rigs of seven Ishimura crew members and then create a Master Code in the Captain’s Nest on the bridge.
You will be able to collect all the Master Override Rigs when you reach the Crew Deck area in Chapter 9.
You can find Dallas’s Rig in Chapter 7 and attempt to open a locked door with Master Override to start the associated “You Are Not Authorized” side quest, or you can interact with a console in the Captain’s Nest.
While you can find Rigs before doing the side quest, we recommend starting with ‘You are not authorized’ first, as this allows you to track the exact location of each Rig with your locator.
Once you’ve created the Master Override Code in Captain’s Nest, you’ll gain access to all the locked doors in Dead Space so you can get more resources and schematics for your weapons.
Voelkner Rig Hangar Overseer Location for Master Override in Dead Space
Voelkner’s pad for Master Override in Dead Space is located on the flight deck of the Hangar Bay, cargo area of the ship, on Floor 1. It is in the Zero-G section outside the ship, near the oxygen tank at the bottom. north.
If you are backtracking to get the Voelkner rig, you will not be able to follow the locator instructions as the flight deck door will be closed. Instead, exit through the door opposite the closed one and turn left. Go through that door and continue on your way to the Rig.
You can unlock the flight deck door by putting the circuit puzzle behind the giant fans back as it was. This will take you back to the central room with the storage and save station.
Dallas Rig Mining Overseer Location for Master Override in Dead Space
The Dallas pad for Master Override in Dead Space is located in the ship’s mining area as part of the Chapter 7 story. This is also where you get the Level 3 security clearance.
Rosseau Rig Chief Engineer Location for Master Override in Dead Space
The Rosseau pad for Master Override in Dead Space is located in the small storage room in the ship’s engineering area, on floor 5. You need level 3 security clearance to open the door, so as soon as possible You can get the Rosseau platform at the end. of Chapter 7.
Communications Officer Bailey Rig Location for Master Override in Dead Space
Bailey’s equipment for Master Override in Dead Space is located in the communications control room of the ship’s communications center area, floor 2. You can obtain Bailey’s equipment in Chapter 8 before or after fixing the set of communications.
First Officer White Rig Location for Master Override in Dead Space
White’s gear for Master Override in Dead Space is located outside in zero gravity next to the ADS cannons in the bridge area of the ship, on floor 6. You may be able to obtain it in Chapter 4 after using the ADS cannons , but I only saw it after doing the side quest “You are not authorized” and returning to the area.
Benson Rig Tram Overseer Location for Master Override in Dead Space
Benson’s gear for Master Override in Dead Space is located in the tram hallways of the ship’s bridge area, on the 4th floor. It is accessed through the crew quarters door to the right of the shop. on the bridge, or traveling through the crew quarters. after accessing the area by tram.
The earliest you can get the Benson’s Rig is in Chapter 9.
We can help guide you through Ishimura with our weapon and suit locations, marker fragment locations for the secret ending, secret break room codes, security clearance levels, master override, the scientific methods side quest, and the location of Peng treasure. We also have solutions for the communications satellites and Centrifuge puzzles, a list of trophies and achievements, and strategies on how to beat the Hunter, Leviathan, and Leviathan Remnant bosses.
Lieutenant Commander Holt Rig Location for Master Override in Dead Space
This is one of the hardest pieces of equipment to find in the “You Are Not Authorized” side quest, as it requires several steps.
Holt’s gear for Master Override in Dead Space is located outside, in the east growing chamber of the ship’s hydroponics area, on floor 3. However, to discover it, you must first destroy four sacs in the tentacles covering the room. .
Location of the first tentacle sac
The first sack you must destroy to get rid of the tentacles on Holt’s Rig is right above the Rig location, as you enter the room on Floor 3.
Location of the second tentacle sac
The second sack you must destroy to get rid of the tentacles on Holt’s Rig is on the side of Floor 3, but you must use the elevator to go down to Floor 2 so you can shoot it. Watch out for the Brute who will attack as soon as you reach the second floor for the first time.
Location of the third tentacle sac
The third sack that you must destroy to get rid of the tentacles above Holt’s Rig is only accessible after activating Zero-G.
To do this, insert the blue battery into the red slot next to the circuit breaker on Floor 2. Then, get the Deck Systems keycard from the room ahead and turn off gravity from the circuit breaker.
You can now fly up to floor 4 to neutralize Wheezer and then shoot the third tentacle sac.
Location of the fourth tentacle sac
The fourth and final sack that you must destroy to get rid of the tentacles on Holt’s Rig is now visible in front of the Rig location, upon entering the room on Floor 3.
You can now walk over to Holt’s Rig on Floor 3 of the East Grow Chamber to add it to your collection.
Good luck finding all the Master Override Rigs in Dead Space!
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