In this UFO:Afterlight wiki, equipments and items are divided into the following categories:
- Suits: Spacesuits and turrets.
- Weapons: Guns, swords, grenades, and other offensive tools.
- Ammos: Ammunitions and device loads.
- Devices: Usable items that is not a weapon, including mines.
- Addons: Weapon addons, suit addons, and robot addons.
- Loots: Wreckage, corpse, excavation artifacts, and similiar items.
Every equipment has name, description, icon, and weight. Most equipments has additional property, such as weapon attack mode, suit protection, ammo capacity, or related research.