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|"Now it's your chance to become a hero!"|
- “ Congratulations! You just crossed into a new reality! These dimensional rifts were created long ago by the explosion of The Great Clock. Now you can use them to cross into and out of each reality! ”
- ―Pollyx [ItN]
A Nether Rift was a "gateway" between Ratchet's universe and the Netherverse. These unnatural rifts were formed eons ago by explosion of the Great Clock as the result of the Fongoids misuse of time travel that had been given to them by the Zoni. These rifts allowed some Nethers to enter a parallel universe in limited numbers. Mr. Eye used such rifts to talk to Vendra Prog, whom was staying at the Meero Orphanage on planet Yerek.
- Ratchet & Clank: Into the Nexus (first appearance)