|“|| Each laboratory increases research speed by 20%.|
Adjacency Bonus: +10% increase to research speed for every adjacent laboratory.
– Engineering description, XCOM: Enemy Unknown
Prerequisites: 6 Scientists for the first Laboratory, 10 for the second, and +5 Scientists for each successive Laboratory (15, 20, 25, etc.)
Time to Build: 10 Days (5 days with Advanced Construction)
- §125 (§62 with the Expert Knowledge bonus)
- 3 Power
Facility Maintenance: §24 per month (§12 per month with the Expert Knowledge bonus)
- In XCOM: Enemy Within, each Laboratory provides the additional benefit of data backup that reduces the research time lost from an EXALT Research Hack by 20%.