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Best Survivor perks in Dead By Daylight
Icon Name Description Survivor Tier Rate
Borrowed Time icon

Borrowed Time

You are fuelled with an unexpected energy when saving an Ally from a Hook within the Killer's Terror Radius.

After unhooking a Survivor within the Killer's Terror Radius, for 15 seconds, any damage taken that would put the unhooked Survivor into the Dying State will instead apply the Deep Wound Status Effect. The Survivor has 10/15/20 seconds to mend themselves.

If the unhooked Survivor takes any damage while affected by Deep Wound or if its timer ends, the unhooked Survivor is immediately put into the Dying State .

"Probably stings like hell, but it ain't gonna kill ya. Up and at 'em soldier. Time to move!" - Bill Overbeck

Unique to William "Bill" Overbeck until Level 35, at which point its Teachable version can then be learned and taught to the other Survivors.

Bill

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4.52

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Decisive Strike

Using whatever is at hand, you stab at your aggressor in an ultimate attempt to escape.

After being unhooked or unhooking yourself, Decisive Strike will become active and usable for 40/50/60 seconds.

While Decisive Strike is active, when grabbed by the Killer, succeed a Skill Check to automatically escape the Killer's grasp and stun them for 5 seconds.

  • Succeeding or failing the Skill Check will disable Decisive Strike.
  • Successfully stunning the Killer will result in you becoming the Obsession.

Increases your chances of being the Obsession.

The Killer can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.

"There's nothing to be scared of." - Laurie Strode

Laurie

Laurie

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4.52

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Iron Will

You're able to concentrate and enter a meditative-like state to numb some pain.

Grunts of Pain caused by injuries are reduced by 50/75/100 %.

Jake

Jake

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4.5

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Spine Chill

An unnatural tingle warns you of impending doom.

Get notified when the Killer is looking directly in your direction and standing within a range of 36 metres.

When Spine Chill is active, Skill Check trigger odds are increased by 10 % with success zones reduced by 10 % and your Repair, Heal and Sabotage speeds are increased by 2/4/6 %.

"There is a voice that doesn't use words. Listen.." - Sassy, The Lost Tapes

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4.36

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Adrenaline

You are fuelled by unexpected energy when on the verge of escape.

Instantly heal one Health State and sprint at 150 % of your normal running speed for 5 seconds when the Exit Gates are powered.

Adrenaline is on hold if you are disabled when it triggers and will activate upon being freed.

Adrenaline will wake you up if you are asleep when it triggers.

Adrenaline ignores Exhaustion.

Causes the Exhausted Status Effect for 60/50/40 seconds.

You do not recover from Exhaustion while running.

Meg

Meg

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4.32

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Unbreakable

Past battles have taught you a thing or two about survival.

Grants the ability to fully recover from the Dying State once per Trial.

Increases the Dying State Recovery speed by 25/30/35 %.

"Goddammit, I am seriously FUBAR!" - Bill Overbeck

Bill

Bill

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4.25

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Kindred

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

While you are on the Hook, all Survivor Auras are revealed to all Survivors.
If the Killer is within a range of 8/12/16 metres, their Aura is also revealed to all Survivors.

While any other Survivor is on the Hook, all Survivor Auras are revealed to you.
If the Killer is within a range of 8/12/16 metres, their Aura is also revealed to you.

"Be kind to one another. We're all in this together." - Sujan, The Lost Tapes

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4.23

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Prove Thyself

For each Survivor other than you, gain a stack-able 15 % Repair speed buff awarded to all repairing Survivors within a range of 4 metres up to a maximum of 45 %.

Gain 50/75/100 % more Bloodpoints for cooperative Actions.

Prove Thyself does not stack with other instances of itself.

"Show me what you can do!" - Dwight Fairfield

Dwight

Dwight

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4.21

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Inner Strength

You look inwards and trust your instincts when you feel lost and alone.

Each time you cleanse a Totem , Inner Strength activates.

While Inner Strength is activated, hiding inside a Locker for 10/9/8 seconds when in the Injured State or afflicted by the Deep Wound Status Effect will automatically heal you one Health State.

Inner Strength does not activate if you are afflicted by the Broken Status Effect.

"All this time I've been trying so hard to pretend like everything's fine, but it's not." - Nancy Wheeler

Nancy

Nancy

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4.2

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Sprint Burst

When starting to run, break into a sprint at 150 % of your normal running speed for a maximum of 3 seconds.

Causes the Exhausted Status Effect for 60/50/40 seconds.

Sprint Burst cannot be used when Exhausted.

You do not recover from Exhaustion while running.

Meg

Meg

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4.06

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Lithe

After performing a rushed vault, break into a sprint at 150 % of your normal running speed for a maximum of 3 seconds.

Causes the Exhausted Status Effect for 60/50/40 seconds.

Lithe cannot be used when Exhausted.

You do not recover from Exhaustion while running.

"U mad?" - Feng Min

Feng

Feng

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4.01

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Dead Hard

Activate-able Perk.

You can take a beating. When Injured, tap into your adrenaline bank and dash forward quickly to avoid damage.

  • Press the Active Ability button while running to dash forward.
  • During the dash, you avoid damage.

Causes the Exhausted Status Effect for 60/50/40 seconds.

Dead Hard cannot be used when Exhausted.

You do not recover from Exhaustion while running.

"We were walkin' through t'ginnel one night when a beer bottle flew past me, then another, and another. I thought to myself "Gonna 'ave some fun 'ere lads, let's get stuck in!". It were a right dust up, I swear down!" - David King

David King

David

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4

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Bond

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

Allies' Auras are revealed to you when they are within a range of 20/28/36 metres.

"We have to work as a team, I need you to survive so that I can survive!" - Dwight Fairfield

Dwight

Dwight

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3.99

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Resilience

You are motivated in dire situations.

Grants 3/6/9 % increased Repairing, Healing, Sabotage, Unhooking, Vaulting, Cleansing, Gate Opening, and Chest Searching speeds while Injured .

"Focus, even in these desperate times."

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3.87

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For the People

You risk life and injury for others.

For the People is only active while at full health.

Press the Active Ability button while healing another Survivor without a Med-Kit to instantly heal them from Dying to Injured , or from Injured to Healthy .

You become Injured and receive the Broken Status Effect for 110/100/90 seconds.

You become the Obsession .

Decreases your chances of being the Obsession.

The Killer can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.

"We can write our own story and decide how it really ends." - Zarina Kassir

Zarina

Zarina

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3.86

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Balanced Landing

Your agility is incomparable.

Cat-like reflexes reduce your stagger duration from falls by 75 % and muffle your grunts from falling by 100 %.

Upon landing, start sprinting at 150 % of your normal running speed for a maximum of 3 seconds if not exhausted.

Causes the Exhausted Status Effect for 60/50/40 seconds.

Balanced Landing cannot be used when Exhausted.

You do not recover from Exhaustion while running.

"I've jumped from higher places." - Nea Karlsson

Nea

Nea

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3.84

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Deliverance

After performing a Safe Hook Rescue on another Survivor, the Perk activates.

You now have a 100 % chance to unhook yourself during the escape attempt.

A successful Deliverance from the Hook triggers the Broken Status Effect for 100/80/60 seconds.

"I was raised by a strict man who taught me how to make the best of a bad situation." - Adam Francis

Adam

Adam

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3.83

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We'll Make It

Helping others heightens your morale.

For each Survivor you rescue from a Hook, gain an additional 100 % speed increase to healing up others for 30/60/90 seconds.

Cumulative Healing Speed bonuses cannot exceed 100 %.

"I'm confident we can all escape in one piece if we help each other."

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3.82

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Empathy

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

Dying or Injured Allies' Auras are revealed to you when within 64/96/128 metres of range.

Empathy does not reveal Auras of Allies when they are in the Killer's direct contact.

Claudette

Claudette

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3.77

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Quick & Quiet

You do not make as much noise as others when quickly vaulting over obstacles or hiding in Lockers .

The vault and hide actions' noise detection and audio range is reduced by 100 %.

Quick & Quiet can only be triggered once every 30/25/20 seconds.

Meg

Meg

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3.72

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Fixated

When you have a goal in mind, there's no turning back; better to ask forgiveness than permission.

You can see your own Scratch Marks at all times.

While uninjured, you walk 10/15/20 % faster.

"I wanna finish what we started. I want to kill it." - Nancy Wheeler

Nancy

Nancy

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3.69

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Head On

When your mind is set, there better be no one standing in your way.

While standing in a Locker for 3 seconds, Head On activates.

While Head On is activated, performing a rushed action to leave a Locker stuns the Killer for 3 seconds if they are standing within range.

Causes the Exhausted Status Effect for 60/50/40 seconds if the stun was successful.

You do not recover from Exhaustion while running.

Head On cannot be used when Exhausted or when you have accrued Stillness Crows .

"People are remembered for the challenges they overcome. You can run away and forget what you're capable of or you can face your fears and remind the world of who you are." - Jane Romero

Jane

Jane

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3.68

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Aftercare

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

You see the Aura of every Survivor that:

  • You rescued from a Hook or who rescued you from one.
  • You completed a Healing action on or who completed one on you.

They also see your Aura.

This occurs for up to 1/2/3 Survivor(s).

All effects of Aftercare are reset when you are hooked by the Killer.

"'A Mercy that Rips the Storm.'
Oil work to honour my best buddies who happen to be the best musicians I know. Their first album is still my favourite. It got me through a dark time in my life." - Jeff, oil on canvas, 16x16

Jeff

Jeff

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3.64

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Urban Evasion

Years of evading the cops taught you a thing or two about stealth.

Your Movement speed while crouching is increased by 90/95/100 %.

"The paint is still fresh but I'm long gone." - Nea Karlsson

Nea

Nea

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3.63

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Tenacity

There is nothing stopping you.

Your ferocious tenacity in dire situations allows you to crawl 30/40/50 % faster and recover at the same time.

"What the hell is this? I'm taking this bastard down!" - Detective David Tapp

David Tapp

David

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3.59

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Self-Care

Unlocks the ability to heal yourself without a Med-Kit at 50 % of the normal Healing speed.

Increases the efficiency of Med-Kit self-heal by 10/15/20 %.

Claudette

Claudette

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3.55

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Dance With Me

When performing a fast vault or leaving a Locker in a sprint, you leave no Scratch Marks for 3 seconds.

Dance With Me has a cool-down of 60/50/40 seconds.

"Another show's off and runnin',
Dance with me, cuz there's a storm a commin'
Follow my boots, try to keep up,
Dance with me, until sun up."
- Kate Denson's "Dance With Me"

Kate

Kate

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3.54

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Breakout

You kick into high gear when someone's in trouble, inspiring them to overcome any obstacle.

When within 6 metres of a carried Survivor, you gain the Haste Status Effect, moving at an increased speed of 5/6/7 %.

The carried Survivor's wiggle speed is increased by 20 %.

"Come, we’re going to rip our way out of this." - Yui Kimura

Yui

Yui

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3.48

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Botany Knowledge

You transform plants found around The Campfire into tinctures that slow down bleeding.

Healing Speed and Healing Item Efficiency is increased by 11/22/33 %.

"Basic botany knowledge could save your life someday." - Claudette Morel

Claudette

Claudette

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3.47

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Detective's Hunch

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

After a Generator is completed, the Auras of Generators , Chests and Totems within 32/48/64 metres are revealed to you for 10 seconds.

If you are holding a Map that can track Objectives, Generators revealed by Detective's Hunch are added to the Map.

"Are you able to tell us where you were last night?" - Detective David Tapp

David Tapp

David

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3.46

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Distortion

You start the Trial with 3 Tokens.

Whenever the Killer reads your Aura , Distortion activates and a Token is consumed.

For the next 6/8/10 seconds while Distortion is activated, your Aura and Scratch Marks will not be shown to the Killer.

Distortion does not activate when you are in the Dying State or affected by Traps.

"'Death Fooled by the Cloak of Falcon Feathers.'
Sketch inspired by a few sleepless nights during winter. Exploration of Norse mythology: bravery can conceal your flaws, even when you are at your most vulnerable." - Jeff, pencil on tone paper, 12x12

Jeff

Jeff

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3.33

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Alert

Your acute senses are on high alert.

When the Killer performs a Pallet Break or Generator Damage action, their Aura is revealed to you for 3/4/5 seconds.

"I have true sight." - Feng Min

Feng

Feng

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3.32

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We're Gonna Live Forever

Your few friends deserve the best protection.

Each time you perform a Safe Hook Rescue or take a Protection Hit for a Survivor, gain a stack-able 25 % Bonus to all Bloodpoint gains up to a maximum of 50/75/100 %.

The Bonus Bloodpoints are only awarded post-Trial.

"Come on then, let's 'ave it! I don't give a shit pal." - David King

David King

David

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3.3

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Object of Obsession

A supernatural bond links you to the Killer.

If you are looking in the Killer's direction, your link will reveal your Auras to each other.

This effect applies only if you are outside of the Killer's Terror Radius.

As the Killer's Obsession , this effect applies to a maximum range of 56/64/72 metres. Otherwise, it applies to a maximum range of 44/56/64 metres.

Increases your chances of being the Obsession.

The Killer can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.

"He was watching me!" - Laurie Strode

Laurie

Laurie

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3.26

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Mettle Of Man

Evil has a way of always finding you.

After you earn 3 Protection Hit Score Events, Mettle of Man activates.

Once activated, the next occasion that would put you into the Dying State from the Injured State is ignored.

The next time you heal back to full health, your Aura will be revealed to the Killer when you are farther than 12/14/16 metres from the Killer.

Mettle of Man will deactivate the next time you are put into the Dying State.

Increases your chances of being the Obsession.

The Killer can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.

"Evil has a bullseye on my back the size of Tiger Stadium." - Ash Williams

Ash

Ash

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3.22

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Diversion

Activate-able Perk.

Standing within the Killer's Terror Radius while not in a Chase for 45 seconds activates Diversion.

  • Once Diversion is activated, press the Active Ability button while crouched and motionless to throw a pebble, which creates a distraction for the Killer at a distance of 10/15/20 metres.

The distraction consists of:

  • A Loud Noise Notification
  • Scratch Marks

Diversion's timer resets once the ability has been activated.

"There's what is easy and then there's what is right. If you confuse the two, there's no telling what you become." - Adam Francis

Adam

Adam

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3.2

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Windows Of Opportunity

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

Auras of Pallets and Vaults are revealed to you when within a range of 20 metres.

Windows of Opportunity has a cool-down of 30/25/20 seconds when vaulting or dropping a Pallet during a Chase.

"Rise and shine, work hard, carve out your name,
Take aim, pull the trigger, hit the bulls eye for fame,
Know the value of faith, an' family, and don't you complain,
Open wide, your windows of opportunity"
- Kate Denson's "Windows of Opportunity"

Kate

Kate

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3.17

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Stake Out

Getting close to the Killer fills you with determination.

For each 15 seconds you are standing within the Killer's Terror Radius and are not in a Chase, you gain a Token up to a maximum of 2/3/4 Tokens.

When Stake Out has at least 1 Token, Good Skill Checks are considered Great Skill Checks and consume 1 Token.

Great Skill Checks grant an additional Progression bonus of 1 %.

"I had you, I had you on your knees. You're runnin' scared because we had you. We're gonna close this case!" - Detective David Tapp

David Tapp

David

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3.13

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Lightweight

Your running is light and soft, making your tracks harder to follow.

Scratch Marks stay visible 1/2/3 seconds less than normal.

"Take it slow, he knows where you've been... just like I've always said: 'live slow and die old'" - Dylan, The Lost Tapes

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3.11

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Flip-Flop

You have an uncanny ability to escape the inevitable.

While in the Dying State , 50 % of your recovery progression is converted into wiggle progression when you are picked up by the Killer, up to a maximum of 40/45/50 % total wiggle progression.

"Catch ya on the flip-flop." - Ash Williams

Ash

Ash

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3.1

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Better Together

You seek justice and uncover the truth no matter what obstacle stands in your way.

The Aura of the Generator you are currently repairing is revealed to all other Survivors located within 32 metres.

If the Killer downs a Survivor while you are repairing a Generator , you see the Auras off all other Survivors for 8/9/10 seconds.

"Let's burn that lab to the ground." - Nancy Wheeler

Nancy

Nancy

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3.07

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Leader

You're able to organise a team to cooperate more efficiently.

Increases the other Survivors' Healing, Sabotage, Unhooking, Cleansing, Exit Gate Opening, and Chest Searching speeds by 15/20/25 % when they are within a range of 8 metres from you.

Survivors can only be affected by one Leader effect at a time.

This effect persists on other Survivors for 15 seconds after leaving Leader's range.

Dwight

Dwight

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3.06

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Saboteur

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

  • See Hook Auras in a radius of 56 metres from the pick-up spot if a Survivor is being carried.

Unlocks the ability to sabotage Hooks without a Toolbox .

  • Sabotaging a Hook without a Toolbox takes 2.5 seconds.
  • The Sabotage action has a cool-down of 90/75/60 seconds.
Jake

Jake

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3.05

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Vigil

You look over your friends even in dire situations.

You and your Allies within a range of 8 metres recover from Exhaustion , Haemorrhage , Mangled , Hindered and Blindness Status Effects 10/15/20 % faster.

Once out of range, this effect persists for 15 seconds.

"I'm gonna be here when you wake up. You're gonna make it." - Quentin Smith

Quentin

Quentin

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3.04

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Ace in The Hole

Lady Luck always seems to be throwing something good your way.

When retrieving an Item from a Chest , there is a 100 % chance that an Add-on of Very Rare Rarity or lower will be attached to it.

10/25/50 % chance to find a second Add-on of Uncommon Rarity or lower.

Ace in the Hole allows you to keep any Add-ons your Item has upon escaping.

"Everything that glitters isn't gold. But gold isn't worth a damn in this place, so this should come in handy." - Ace Visconti

Ace

Ace

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3.02

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Small Game

You have the undeniable capability to sense danger.

Get an auditory warning when looking in the direction of Killer Traps and Totems in a 45° cone within a range of 8/10/12 metres.

Small Game has a cool-down of 15/12/10 seconds each time it activates.

Only works on Traps that are set by Killers.

"Nope." - Andy, The Lost Tapes

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2.96

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Pharmacy

You have a knack for finding medicine.

Searches through Chests are 40/60/80 % faster and the noises they cause along with their hearing distance are reduced by 8 metres.

Pharmacy guarantees an Emergency Med-Kit on your first completed Chest Search.

"Adrenaline, it's going to keep us awake. I stole it from one of the Nurse's carts." - Quentin Smith

Quentin

Quentin

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2.96

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Dark Sense

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading abilities.

Each time a Generator is completed, the Killer's Aura is revealed to you for 5 seconds.

When the last Generator is powered, the Killer's Aura is revealed to you for 5/7/10 seconds.

"Take it from an old-timer: Slow down, don't rush and try not to worry so much! The best way to beat him is to know how he thinks." - Murf, The Lost Tapes

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2.94

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Plunderer's Instinct

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

The Auras of Chests are revealed to you when standing within 16/24/32 metres of range.

Grants a considerably better chance at finding an Item of a higher Rarity from Chests .

"The pioneers used to loot these babies for hours." - Aizeyu, The Lost Tapes

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2.92

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Autodidact

You start the Trial with a -25 % progression penalty for Skill Checks to heal Survivors .

For every successful Skill Check completed while healing a Survivor, you receive a Token for a maximum of 3/4/5 Tokens.

Each Token grants you a +15 % bonus progression for a successful Skill Check while healing Survivors.

Great Skill Checks cannot be performed while using Autodidact.

Autodidact is not active when using a Med-Kit to heal.

"There's no limit to what you can achieve, as long as you back it up with hard work." - Adam Francis

Adam

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2.92

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Any Means Necessary

You stand up for yourself, using whatever's on hand to gain an advantage.

Press and hold the Active Ability button for 4 seconds while standing beside a dropped Pallet to reset it to its upright position.

Any Means Necessary has a cool-down of 140/130/120 seconds.

"I'll hit you with everything I've got. Then I'll do it again." - Yui Kimura

Yui

Yui

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2.88

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Breakdown

Any time you are unhooked or unhook yourself, the Hook breaks and the Killer's Aura is shown to you for 4/5/6 seconds.

"'Charge from the Belly of the Beast.'
Here's a sketch/painting on a piece of wood I saw by the side of this road. I felt like it got a story to tell. And it didn't waste its second chance." - Jeff, ink and oil wash on slice of wood, 12x16

Jeff

Jeff

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2.88

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Second Wind

You have learnt to avoid awkward situations with parents. Part of you still thinks your best option is to run away and hope things will take care of themselves.

When you have healed other Survivors for the equivalent of one Health State , Second Wind activates.

While Second Wind is activated, the next time you are unhooked or unhook yourself, you are affected by the Broken Status Effect.

After a total duration of 34/32/30 seconds, Second Wind automatically heals you from Injured to the Healthy State .

Second Wind deactivates once you are completely healed or if you are put into the Dying State before Second Wind successfully triggers.

You will lose the Broken Status Effect once Second Wind deactivates.

Second Wind does not activate if you are already afflicted by the Broken Status Effect.

"Yeah, that's a no." - Steve Harrington

Steve

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2.86

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Hope

The growing odds of a successful escape fill you with hope and give you wings.

As soon as the Exit Gates are powered, you gain a 5/6/7 % Haste Status Effect for 120 seconds.

"Buckle up, fuckos! Let's roll." - Nikki, The Lost Tapes

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2.78

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Red Herring

You've noticed that people pay attention to whatever makes the loudest noise.

After repairing a Generator for at least 3 seconds, it will be highlighted to you with a yellow Aura . The Generator stays highlighted until it is fully repairing, or you repair a new Generator, or enter a Locker .

Entering any Locker will trigger a Loud Noise indicator for the Killer at the highlighted Generator's location.

Red Herring can only be triggered once every 100/80/60 seconds.

"The news edit out what is burdensome and complex, which is the truth." - Zarina Kassir

Zarina

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2.77

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Left Behind

You'll get the job done... No matter the cost.

When you are the last Survivor remaining in the Trial, the Aura of the Hatch is revealed to you within a range of 24/28/32 metres.

"I'm not horse-shittin' around. I'm doing this alone!" - Bill Overbeck

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Lucky Break

You've had your share of scrapes and bruises, but luck's always on your side.

Lucky Break activates any time you are injured.

While Lucky Break is active, you won't leave trails of blood for a total of 120/150/180 seconds.

Lucky Break becomes permanently deactivated for the remainder of the Trial once the total duration has elapsed.

"That's not enough to beat me. Not even close." - Yui Kimura

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Off the Record

You've learnt that a quiet approach is sometimes best.

Once you are unhooked or escape from the Hook , Off the Record activates for 60/70/80 seconds.

While Off the Record is active, your Aura will not be shown to the Killer and Grunts of Pain caused by injuries are reduced by 100 %.

"Trust me, I investigate thoroughly and discreetly." - Zarina Kassir

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2.66

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Buckle Up

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

The recovery progress of dying Survivors can be determined by the intensity of their Auras at a distance of up to 48 metres.

When you heal a Survivor from the Dying State to Injured , both the healed Survivor and yourself see the Killer's Aura for a duration of 4/5/6 seconds.

"Ghost beaters never leave a man behind." - Ash Williams

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Premonition

You have the undeniable capability to sense danger.

Get an auditory warning when looking in the direction of the Killer in a 45° cone within a range of 36 metres.

Premonition has a cool-down of 60/45/30 seconds each time it activates.

Premonition trumps any of the Killer's stealth abilities.

"I have a bad feeling about this!"

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2.56

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No One Left Behind

It is inconceivable to leave someone behind.

Once at least one Exit Gate has been opened, gain 50/75/100 % more Bloodpoints for actions in the Altruism Category and perform them 30/40/50 % quicker.

The Auras of all other Survivors are revealed to you.

"... yeah, no shit. But I believe we can outsmart and overthrow him if we work together. Don't be predictable and selfish!" - Clyde, The Lost Tapes

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2.55

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Calm Spirit

Animals seem to trust you as they often stay calm in your presence.

Reduces chances of alerting Crows by 80/90/100 %.

Your calm spirit can overcome the urge to scream.

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Wake Up!

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability.

Once all Generators are powered, Exit Gates are revealed to you when within a range of 128 metres.

While opening the Exit Gates, reveal your Aura to other Survivors within a range of 128 metres.

While Wake Up! is active, you open Exit Gates 5/10/15 % faster.

"Ok, look. If we survive the next 24 hours, then I'll take you out on a real date." - Quentin Smith

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2.48

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Babysitter

While you have a reputation for being self-centred, you risk it all to help those in need.

When you unhook a Survivor, the unhooked Survivor leaves no Scratch Marks or Blood Trail for the next 4/6/8 seconds.

Both you and the Killer see each other's Aura for 4 seconds.

"I promised to keep you shitheads safe, and that's exactly what I plan on doing." - Steve Harrington

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2.44

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Poised

Achieving goals boosts your confidence.

After a Generator is completed, you leave no Scratch Marks for 6/8/10 seconds.

"Ok, stay calm. Don't overthink it and just keep moving forward: you got this." - Jane Romero

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2.41

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Boil Over

You are a battler and do everything to escape a foe's grasp.

Your Struggle Effects on the Killer are increased by 25/50/75 %.

You obscure the Killer's ability to the Auras of Hooks that are within a range of 10/12/14 metres.

"Buck and Wild,
Swing to be free,
Your hands just can't keep ahold of me."
- Kate Denson's "Boil Over"

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2.39

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Solidarity

Sharing painful experiences has the power to heal.

While injured, healing a Survivor without using a Med-Kit also heals you at a 40/45/50 % conversion rate.

"Showing up when things get rough, listening to people's problems, and supporting those in need; that's how you become stronger, that's how you grow." - Jane Romero

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2.33

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Open-Handed

Strengthens the potential of you and your team's Aura-reading abilities.

Increases Aura-reading ranges by 4/6/8 metres.

"Paying attention is what kept me alive through the years. That, and my good looks of course." - Ace Visconti

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2.32

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Technician

You are apt at handling machinery with the greatest care and precision.

The noises caused by your Repairs and their hearing distance are reduced by 8 metres.

On a failed Repair Skill Check , there is a 30/40/50 % chance that the Generator Explosion will be prevented.

"I'm gonna stealth this one." - Feng Min

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2.3

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Streetwise

Long nights out taught you to do a lot with what you've got.

Reduces Item Consumption rate by 15/20/25 % for you and Allies within a range of 8 metres.

Once out of range, this effect persists for 15 seconds.

"You're doing it wrong! Let me show you how it's done." - Nea Karlsson

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2.29

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Camaraderie

Life has taught you the importance of friendship which has given you strength.

While you are on the Hook in the Struggle Phase, Camaraderie activates.

If another Survivor is within 16 metres of your Hook while Camaraderie is activated, the Struggle Phase timer is paused for 26/30/34 seconds.

"So, remember once you get in there... pretend like you don't care. There you go, you're learning my friend. You're learning." - Steve Harrington

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2.26

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Slippery Meat

You have developed an efficient way to get out of Bear Traps and Hooks .

Grants up to 3 extra escape attempts on the Hook.

The odds of freeing yourself from Bear Traps are increased by 15/20/25 %.

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Up The Ante

All will be well in the end; you just know it. Your confidence strengthens the feeling of hope for those around you.

For each other Survivor still alive, grant a 1/2/3 % Luck Bonus to all remaining Survivors.

"What can I say? I'm just a very lucky guy... I'm sure some of it will rub off on you." - Ace Visconti

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Déjà Vu

Unlocks potential in one's Aura-reading ability. Paranoia paired with your horror of failure helps prepare you from repeating the same mistakes.

The Auras of 3 Generators in closest proximity to each other are revealed to you for 30/45/60 seconds, at the start of the Trial and each time a Generator is completed.

If you are holding a Map that can track Objectives, Generators revealed by Déjà Vu are added to the Map.

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1.87

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Sole Survivor

As more of your friends fall to the Killer, you become shrouded in isolation and the Killer's Aura-reading abilities towards you are disrupted.

Your Aura cannot be read by the Killer within a maximum range of 20/22/24 metres for each killed or sacrificed Survivor.

Increases your chances of being the Obsession .

The Killer can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.

"It was the boogeyman." - Laurie Strode

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1.82

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This Is Not Happening

You perform at your best when you are under extreme stress.

Great Skill Check success zones when repairing, healing and sabotaging get 10/20/30 % bigger when you are Injured .

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1.79

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No Mither

You are affected by the Broken Status Effect for the duration of the Trial. Your thick blood coagulates practically instantly.

  • You do not leave Pools of Blood .
  • Grunts of Pain caused by injuries are reduced by 0/25/50 % at any time.
  • Grants the ability to fully recover from the Dying State .

"I lost it. Just lamped him one. They went and banned me didn't they. Went t'pub afterwards, had a few pints and moved on to the next chapter. I couldn't be mithered with it all anyway, you know what I mean? Can't be arsed." - David King

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