There are three factions in The Cycle: Frontier which the player directly interacts with. These are:
- ICA, a group of independent civilians and administrators who take care of Prospect Station maintenance
- Korolev, a conglomerate of industrial companies, which mine Veltecite to power Prospect Station
- Osiris, a scientific company who are interested in the unique flora and fauna of Fortuna III
There are also other factions in the universe of The Cycle: Frontier, which are part of the Lore. These are:
Reputation is the means in which a Prospector progresses with a Faction. Korolev, Osiris, and ICA all have independent reputation points which are required to level up each one respectively. By gaining enough reputation to level up the factions, players will gain access to unique consumables, gear, weapons, and other items only available through that faction.
Faction Reputation per level
|Faction level||Reputation required||Total reputation required|