Nigel McCoy is a human colonist aboard the Hyperion. He traveled from the Milky Way with his brother, who was aboard the Nexus. Nigel's brother was killed during a failed attempt to setup an outpost on the planet Eos. Nigel asks Ryder to take a twin pendant to a specific location on Eos which starts the Task: Lost Brother. He can be found in the cryo bay of the Hyperion after starting A Better Beginning.