Pico the Penguin

Mascot of New Babbage
Pico at New Babbage.jpg
Mascot of新巴贝奇

企鹅皮科新巴贝奇的吉祥物。 It is a penguin with a microTech visor helmet, a snow jacket with the blue and green microTech color scheme, and a grey backpack. Sometimes it can be seen with a microTech-branded snowboard. It loves carving its way down the snow covered slopes of microTech.[1]

Pico was introduced in 2902 by the microTech Tourism Board as part of that year’s Snow Sport Invitational.[2]


Pico can be seen as plushies for sale in New Babbage, microTech, Stanton. The smaller versions are available for player purchase for 150 aUEC, they come in three variants: no snowboard, holding a snowboard horizontally, and riding a snowboard. The bigger versions are not purchasable for players, they come in three variants: holding a snowboard vertically, holding a snowboard horizontally, and riding a snowboard.[1] A special edition of the Pico plushie is released with the Star Citizen Birthday 2950 Digital Goodies Pack.[3] Another 光灯节 special edition was given to subscribers who redeemed a code in the 2952 Luminalia event[4].

In-game description

This adorable mascot of New Babbage loves nothing more than carving their way down the snow covered slopes of microTech.


  • In Alpha 3.10.0q PTU, as a response to player placing the Pico pushie all over the game world,[5][6] Cloud Imperium implemented a mechanics as core tech to clean up Pico placed in the world to reduce performance cost.[7]
  • As of Alpha 3.10.0p PTU, the Pico pushie can act as body armor against small arms fire.[8]
  • As of Alpha 3.10, you can store Pico in your inventory by pressing 6 in default key binding.
  • Pico means beak in Spanish.


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  1. 1.0 1.1 In-game description and observation 3.10.0
  2. Pico the Penguin. 银河百科. Retrieved 2021-08-24
  3. 2950 Birthday Digital Goodies Pack - Free!. Retrieved 2021-02-23
  4. 2952 Luminalia Advent Calendar 9th day gift. Retrieved 2022-12-19
  5. Pico Littering on Reddit
  6. The Invasion Has BEGUN! on Reddit
  7. Star Citizen Alpha 3.10.0q PTU.5726996 Patch Notes
  8. 3.10 P PTU Pico Body Armor - it works! on Reddit