Treasure hunting is a mission crew skill. It is the ability to track down and recover valuable items by following a series of clues. Companions sent on treasure hunting missions can return with rare gemstones used to construct prototype and artifact enhancement, hilts, color crystals, focii and generators. Other possible rewards include lockboxes that can hold contain valuable items or credits and gifts for companions to raise their influence rating.
The following types of items can be obtained through treasure hunting.