END GAME edition>12.9 patch noteshttps://forum.escapefromtarkov.com/topic/143015-patch-0129-patchnotes/>Where to purchase the latest Russian spywarehttps://www.escapefromtarkov.com/preorder-page>Ammo stats and armor pen capability tableshttps://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1VuxGkweKB118mF1kcBmVPe-Bj_gSKGOCWyoytM4miDU/edit#gid=64053005>For the sensitivity autismoshttps://pastebin.com/a9eHz03X>Quest/Hideout trackerhttps://tarkovtracker.io/#/overview>Wiki linkhttps://escapefromtarkov.gamepedia.com/Escape_from_Tarkov_WikiExtracted from: >>320641202
>>320746952first for nigger usec
Sako/Valmet and Galil guns when?
We should put pressure on Nikita to include females and black people.
>>320747507nigger usec and dagestani bear when
>>320747662Why do you post this shitty anime furry picture every thread, change it up a bit by posting nice looking galils
>>320747420if you want to simply not die, just don't play?
>>320747664we should pressure him to fix the fucking elements of the game that are already in place
> been trying to do shooter born in heaven for last 5 days>Only have 1/3 on customs
so i spawned with this key on my scav run, i'm a lvl 13 shitter first time playing Tarkov and i haven't even done Reserve yet, sell or keep?
Bros...his legs and his loot were minehttps://streamable.com/6yma0s
>>320748172>Implying those aren't all furry
>some guy tries to get SBiH kills on Reserve by standing around on the dome>countersnipe him instead for my SBiHheh nothing personnel kid.....
>>320748268>Trying to reason with mentally ill individuals?
>>320747664this but unironically
>>320748128I'm no expert but I would sell. You probably dont have a keyring yet? Then definitely sell.It's honestly not a very valuable key.
>>320748259Did someone just obliterate you with a GL?
POV: You find a dead scav on your journey
>>320748268so you're telling me a girl IRL wearing cat ears and a cat tail butt plug is a furry?
>>320748558No watch again, the guy i killed threw a VOG before he died. And of course i didn't see or hear it
>>320748518cheapest on flea was 320k, rest are 500k+, but yeah, doesn't look like it unlocks anything special on the wiki
>>320748640Not only the answer is yes but you are doubly retarded because that's a character with literal cat ears, not some prop.Furries truly are deranged retards it seems.
>>320749042Based Ian Poster
>>320748914>>320748982It's okay to be so insecure in your sexuality but jeez, it's an objective fact that liking those traits does not make you a furry
>>320749042>>320749176so dumb we dont have dual wielding yet elite strength should allow you to dual wield shotguns
>>320748128check wiki for keys, a lot of them are useless, yet since flea noobs have pumped prices for them you can sell them for a hefty chunk to rapist.like resort for example has a ton of open doors that still have keys and retards are selling them for 50ish on flea so rapist pays you about the same.just dump those kind of keys to rapist, free cash.
I have like 6 thermals but no desire to use them. They just really feel way too situational.
>>320749556not sure if joking or legitimately retardeddevs are heavily into militaristic shit and they position this game as being all tactical and shit, you won't have any kind of dual wielding any time soon, maybe in some years when it's done and nikita says fuck it, fuck offs to his russia 2000something and they start adding zombies and katanas.
>>320749607i sold it for 579k
>>320749469>cope : the postOk furry
>almost died from heavy bleeding>had to loot the first aid stuff from a scavwew lad
>>320749848He is clearly the ESL schizo, stop replying to him
>limit intel to 1/reset>limit the inventory so its gone instantly anyway so you HAVE to be there in the first seconds>try to run customs for intel instead>get <insert 95% of the spawns that arent closest to intel building here>>reach intel asap>empty and looted>probably die as well if you didn't already die on the way to it>still need 10 100k+ PSUs from the flea market for stupid bitcoin farm once I sit on peacekeepers inventory another 4 hours for 2 more intelThank you nikita system is stupid shit why is the bitcoin farm even in game
>>320750329>tranny stuff out of the blueSo you into that shit on top of being a furry?
>>320748640>Implying anime is equivalent to real lifeBut even in this scenario yes, they would still be a furry>Even on your own chart the characters at least semi furry
>>320749848Elite skills give you plenty of crazy things to do that aren't realistic.
>>320750695He's obsessed with it. Not surprising coming from an ESL monkey.
>>320748172>this picture made by some furry in denial shows factual proof that I'm not a furryis everyone in this general retarded or something?
>>320751029lurk more newfag, this pic has been passed around for at least like 8 years now
dont come to the resort bro im warning you
>>320751098And it was made by a furry in denial just like you at least 8 years ago
>I've literally never successfully extracted as PMC.>10 successful scav extractionsOnly played Customs so far.
I went into a night raid with L6 armor, Gucci helmet with QTNVG’s Spawn by riverside, customsTurn around, see player leaving trailer parkRaise rifle to kill>Oops, brought gun with eotech >can’t see shitThis retard game
>>320751098>been here since the SA forum daysNewfag lol alright. Stay in denial furfag.And don't forget to cope.
>>320751683>Doesn't check fire mode, scope magn/zeroing, and attachment state at beginning of raidngmi
>>320751683You didn't press the NV button? Lolretard
Trying to upgrade bitcoin farm to lvl 2 boys, what the fuck is going on. >700k a gpu>160k a power unit>bitcoin farming times increased>bitcoin value dropped 100k in several days>nikita losing his mind with latest patch
>>320751762Optic designed to work explicitly with night vision, universally known for nvg comparability>doesn’t work with night vision in game>shitty knockoff Russian copy works greatHmm
>>320751965russia is power
>>320751098>this picture is old, that means its irrefutable.is being an 'oldfag' the only thing you have left to be proud of?
>>320751965Fact: russians are the most powerful race on the planet
>>320751907good. passive income generation is fucking stupid.
>>320752072>>320751965>Universal dogshit Monstrum Tactical scope, chinkmade on Amazon, great in game with night visionHmm
>>320751907Bitcoin farm shouldn't exist tbqhwy
>>320751965kobra is literally the best sight in the game right now. nikita chugged so many vodka bottles that made pk-06. a 38k sight, worse than kobra that is a 8k sight.they bandaid shit left and right and forget about older stuff that was hotfixed due to meta. its insane. eotechs will never be buffed or nerfed tho thats maybe a good thing
>>320752103>him being on the site since 2013 is old
>>320752272>>320752359What's wrong with bitcoin farm?>gives players with less time to play the game a chance against neets and twitch cancer who play 24/7>not that significant in the long run since most good players can make a mil or two in a couple of hours, just enough to cover a few fun gear picks
>there are people in this very thread who aren't on 4chan since 2008
>>320752682Been here since 2009. Now happily married. Don't think I'll ever leave desu.
>>320752648Early wipe tarkov is fun because you have something to lose with every deathLate wipe tarkov is less fun because you have endless fun and don't really careBTC farm is a big contributor to thatAlso inflates the economy a bunch which must be counteracted with moneysinks
>>320747662For fucks sake you stupid Upotte shitter. Firstly I beg you to watch a better /k/ anime than that "WAOW SCHOOLGIRLS WITH GUNS!!!!!! IN COMPETITIONS!!" garbage.Secondly your retarded Finnish AK will never be added because Russians hate Finns. Your even more retarded Jewish AK will never be added because neither USEC, BEAR, or the UN have any reason whatsoever to bring Israeli weapons to Russia.This isnt even mentioning why you'd ever think adding two more fucking AK variants in calibers we already fucking have to a game that already has a multitude of fucking AK variants would be a good idea in any facet and not a complete waste of dev resources. Give it the fuck up.>b-but they arent AKs!Pic related. You don't even need to look at their internals (Although if you did it would only confirm that they're both AK variants), just take one look at the fire control lever and try to argue they arent AKs.I just wish theyd make ritualposting a bannable offense already.
>>320752787based married chad if more anons in this thread were married we'd get less incel mentally ill posts
>>320752848>because you have endless funfugendless funds
>>320751581you'll get there. it only takes 1000 hours to start extracting successfully
>>320750524just go reserve for intel, that place has like 15 spawns
>>320752848hideout as a whole affected the game too much. they had to figure out traders before adding means for players to create good stuff.
>>320752368It’s my go to sight, kobra I’m just seething because my sweaty build didn’t work out and I’m temporarily broke
>>320752901 you'd be banned for ritually replying to it
>>320751238>no helmetSee you there scrub
>>320752395who /lurking since 2007/ here?
>>320752368Kobra is so good for night raids it's stupid.
>>320752682I've only been on here phoneposting since 2011 sorry
>>320753337helmets are for noobs
>>320752368ESL nogun hands wrote this post
>>320752901>ESL schizo loses his mind again
Is hideout scav case just a moneysink?
>>320753579Sounds like you can't afford an Altyn
>>320753960The 500rub runs are virtually always profitable, if you are playing use that one pn cooldown and the other options before closing the game
>>320753942I'm not your thread monkey, just someone fed up with seeing that same idiotic post every thread
>>320753761at least is game related. seek help
>>320753490> phonepostingkys yourself
>>320754683>seek helpWhich one of your multiple personalities is saying this, again?
Can you fucking turbo losers just have a normal friendly thread where we all have fun and share cool stories/loot?
AND THE NOVELLA CONTINUES
>>320755402report their posts, maybe admin does something and they go into filter
>>320755601>their postsNigga YOU are the culprit
>https://streamable.com/0md2yn>Kill number 3 of 4 PMC's, each with varying levels of gear, run out with a T6 rig and 2 VectorsLifes good sometimes
>>320755601Yeah no half of you fucks ban evade.
Is EOD worth it boys? I've been running standard 2 wipes and I feel like it's just pointless if you're half way decent.>stash upgrades aren't that expensive>epsilon if you grind out prapor early enough. Only 1 less slot than gammaWhat's the point then?
excuse me but WHAT THE FUCK
>>320755402>maybe?nowhy? all forms of criticism are persecuted, all forms of advice are belittled and ridiculed, facts become emotions and emotions become mandatory, sharing experiences is either a self deprecating circlejerk or a call to arms for all the NPCs and shills, to shills this game is heaven, to casuals this game is shit, to everybody else it's just a gimmicky clone of stalker with no anomaly and extra steps,...
>>320756096700k bud. Where is that?
>>320756086No.EoD makes the game alot easier and its like playing the game on easy. Pay to win bullshit.
>>320747968>>320748914>>320748982>>320750704Confirmed newfags. Feel free to go back to where you came from any time.
>>320756086Yeah it's a good investment. I have 40 million rubles and a fully upgraded hideout right now. It's what you need to get that extra edge.
>>320756249Customs sofas in 3 story.
post scav stats
>>320756086No, not really. It's a bit more convenient, and if you hate tasks & hideout, then it's a lot more convenient. But that's not worth the $70 or whatever. The free DLC doesn't matter and won't matter for several years.>>320756250>Pay to win bullshit.It's a waste of money, but you're retarded.
>>320756603>>320756096no it's the woods spot, I had no idea it was a thing
>>320756758>can save more money>money = ammo and armortherefore pay to win dumbass
>>320755402Not with that thirdworlder living here 24/7
>tfw schizoid>tfw solo is the only way i feel comfortablei can't even play with randoms who only communicate with chirps and hand signals
>>320756250It's a convenience factor, literally just helps you with inventory management and starts you off with a 7 million rouble boost or so. Saves you about a day of grinding.
>>320756858Graphics cards can spawn in all tech locations in those shitty old buildings
>>320756871Kits only get so expensive. EoD isn't going to keep you from going broke if you're a shitter. If you aren't a shitter, then you won't need the slightly bigger asshole to make money. There's no difference between having 2 million R and 20 million R in your stash. You can bring a good kit and murder people with either. Retard.
>>320756961Solo is great. Its my favourite way to play. I also enjoy playing duo with a bud. Anything above 2 man and you have a cluster fuck of "IS THAT YOU?" and loot stealing. Nothing beats going in solo and wiping teams of badly Coordinated shitters.
>>320748259I can't lie this is so funny. I thought it was a gl too.
>>320756097>facts become emotionsThat's why 90% of what you say is lies and retarded shit? That explains alot
>>320756971Saves you alot more, you're forgetting that you can skip half the bullshit tasks for Jaeger to get him to LL 2. Thats massive and at least week worth gatewaying alone.
>>320756871Then how comes you have sub 4 KD?
>>320757354Jaeger tasks aren't too bad early wipe imo. Just got him to trust lvl 3 after a week or so of doing his quests on the side.
>>320757528ye getting 2 headshots to PMC while being in pain is totally doable and grinable right?
>>320757354>a weekIf you are a shitter maybe in which case it doesn't matter even if you go down the RMT routeLots of scrubs coping hard in these threads lately.
>>320757809>break an arm>dont heal the fracture>go to factoryyes.
Post stats kings.
>>320757809Did it the first few hours of the wipe. You seem to be trash and it's my first wipe.Sorry about you being trash.
>>320757092Sounds like your arguing semantics. More money to afford better kits will always win between two players of the same skill. Sorry but that's the truth.
>>320758056Don't make fun of me... please..... I'm sorry... this is my first wipe.... am I doing okay?
>>320758570Not bad. Keep going.
>>320758570youre still playin so youre doing alright in my book
>>320758570You are doing fine anon. If you feel you are dying too much play more carefully. Try to get that SR to 30%.
>>320758776Nice stats. You really prefer the basic comies?
>>320758559That's wrong and you'd know it if you weren't shit.Keep coping.
>>320758570Consider sticking a different muzzle on that ak. A good stock, pistol grip and muzzle are best investments when modding a gun imo.
>>320752912people holes are icky and grils have to many
>>320759274They only have 2 more than a man. Don't see what the issue is.
>>320756086No probably not, I got upgraded because I knew I was gonna spend hundreds of hours on the game and wanted to support the dev
>>320759528>wanting to support nikitaSrop this right now
>Spawn in Woods>Completely lostI missed this feeling
>>320756961Is it just me, or is playing solo incredibly fucking stressful? Just made my way through the middle of Woods, absolutely quiet with nobody in sight. Then suddely, I hear a BAP and buckshot pellets are embedded in my fucking faceshield. I have to frantically gun down some asshole that snuck up onto me while my ears are ringing. Felt like I was gonna fall out of my seat from the surprise.
>>320759389that makes 2 more than necessary
>vaseline now has 6 uses
>>320746952what fov do you use?
>>320759771Standard Edition and Solo is the only way to play this game, everything else is for pussies and they play Doom 2 with god mode on.
>>320759771I'm new to the game and stuck playing solo for the moment, it is fucking horrifying. I spend the first few minutes of every raid just hiding and waiting for the gunfights to get further away before I do anything. Hope I get used to it because it's almost too much spook
>>32076000562>>320759821i was slightly rustled at this change as it makes literally zero sense to me
>>32076000560. my buddy ran his on 75 and turns out he couldn't see as far. we used sniper scav on customs as a metric. i could see him from an easy 100m further than him
>>320760005minimum, everything else and you're technically gimping yourself
>>320759202Thanks will do. Do people have a rule of thumb for how much gun:mod price ratio to be economical? I don't know how effective +1 - +5 ergo is or the recoils
>>320760163It's a bit boring, but unironically a good strategy if you're new and don't know each map's spawns and sweet loot spots yet. Most deaths seem to happen early, when sweatlords peek each others' spawns or fight for loot at each map's high value areas.For me, it's always the fucking area right outside of the Interchange mall and then the mad dash to Techlight or camping the pharmacy.
>>320759673Expansion is so good
>>320759821>P90 stock mags somehow decrease ergo even more nowWhat the fuck niggita
WHAT THE FUCK IS UP WITH THIS STAMINA
>>320760163yeah you'll get used to it
>>320760168they are cracking down on the cod with extra steps people.cant wait for the movement nerf. hate strafe fights with high rpm guns.
>>320761239got nerfed again, fat boi nikita dreams every night how to make the game harder
is the arm stamina nerf the reason I can't snipe with my thermal without it draining completely now? it's like they want a hipfire vector meta
>>320759801>dmca strike against anyone making critical reviews of the game>questionable changes every patch>servers are fucked every other day despite making more than enough money from EOD pay pigs>hackers are a-okLove the game but nikita makes questionable moves.
>>320761407yes. shits hard. gotta prone if you wanna hold an angle now.
>>320761391>they are cracking down on cod with extra steps>the change literally doesnt address anything like that at allthe pain mechanic remains unchanged and no other pain med resource was adjusted. Its a pointless change
>>320760518Get the GP-25 recoil pad when available for a really cheap and good mod for AKsTheres also a polymer foregrip that has a picatinny on the bottom so you can slap any grip on it for cheap
>>32075306746-48 now actually
>>320760518Aim for recoil reduction more than ergo. Especially since the latest patch where nikita nerfed all ergo shit. There are a good couple of tutorials but generally you'll find something you like and stick to it. For aks I like the venom antidote muzzle break is good. As is uas ak stock. Both are cheap.
>>320761665>pop pk like its candy and dont bother with legs getting shotmakes no sense, i agree with you. i dont understand those guys either. apparently making people use more pain killers is a big enough money sink?
>>320760518Ergo is useless, dont worry about it. Recoil is what you need.Dont play any AK variants.
>>320761239mosin deadass has 0 ergo now tooyou can only ADS with a mosin prone for like 25 seconds now before your anorexic PMC drops his rifle
>>320762364>this stick is too heavy>the recoil bruises my shoulder>gunshots gave me ptsd>I wish I was back in my hideout jerking it to my gun waufu posters>I still need 12 scav kills on woods
>>320761239>fairTX new video talks about how holding up even pretend airsoft guns is fucking grueling work>nikita stealth nerfs arm stamina days afterwards
NIKITA CONFIRMED CHRISTMAS TREE BEING DELETED TODAYSPEND YOUR ORNAMENTS
>>32076000570>>320762031>ergo is uselessLow ergo feels like fucking shit to play with. What are you smoking?
>>320761985I'd be surprised if the market price didnt adjust but pk costs were negligible to start with until you start using golden star
>>320762693thats inside your head, it doesnt affect almost anything
>>320762693>expecting people in this thread of all places to know what the fuck they are talking about
Today is last day of xmas tree.
>>320762509im level 34 and i still havent finished shootout picnic, I made a beeline straight for bitcoin farm and got all my 50 gpus while they were still 200k thank god
>>320762669>>320763180>already got 3 gpus and 1 ledx out of it shame I was hoping it'd last at least the month
>>320759771yes because no one is watching your back, but no because you only have yourself to worry about
>>320762962You're not wrong.
Have guys used aim lab ? I lose 8/10 close 1vs1 to train my aim what do you guys use?
>>320763229so now all the Labs cheaters will be forced to play with the rest of us, how nice, gonna be a great experience
>>320749042Still less recoil than ingame.
>Couldn't start playing this wipe due to work until recently>level 11 and still don't have 5 customs scav kills>Every time I try I spawn at customs office and get ass raped by sweat squads before i can escape and if I don't I rush hot spots like gas station and dorms yet there are never any scavs thereIs something bugged? why are they so hard to find? This is dragging out early game hell for me.
>cheaters and rats camping the entrance to labslmao
>>320762669>SPEND YOUR ORNAMENTSwat
>>320764357I just play the game
>>320763229>trader rep requirements increasedGreat. I love doing these stupid fucking tasks. I can't wait to do more of them. Nikita really knows what makes his game fun.>map-to-map shitGreat. So there'll be a ton of cheaters on Factory and Streets. And knowing BSG, they won't have run-throughs deleted by this update, so people will be getting run-throughs left and right since there's zero reason to stay on Factory or Streets if you're playing Labs. >all these unnecessary nerfs to aim stamina and ergoDoes he think everyone is as fat and out of shape as he is? Fucking Christ. He's really gonna turn this game into vanilla Arma 3 retardation where walking 50 feet with a standard combat load is gonna leave your guy panting for air like some fat asthmatic. It really isn't that hard to find a happy medium. Maybe if he played his fucking game instead of watching faggot streamers. Stamina never should have been separated in the first place.
>>320764647I've noticed a difference as well, when I played a couple of years ago you couldn't walk ten steps without VONVONVONCYYYKA *BOOM*, now it's actually a job finding any
>Kill someone running K-18 + Thermal>Go to buy 40 pen rounds>8,000 per roundFuck outta here, gonna fight a PMC duo and be down 100k.
>>320758570>21%I meanthere's no way around ityou're doing pretty bad anonyour first mistake was picking USEC instead of BEAR
>>3207661351 shot 1 kill
>Go woods for blood sample>30 seconds in hear Lapua to the right>Lapua ahead>3 consecutive SVD shots
died to some fag after this but at least it was funny https://streamable.com/y5wm6z
>finally mechanic LL3>finally have access to the best barter trade in the game for the M4A1 LVOAThe greatest steal in the game
>>320763229I'll just hope Nikita is lying again or the guys that summarized his words are retards.If that shit is true it sounds fucking horrible.
>>320766749Anything that makes labs harder to get to is great. They need to add these mechanics to add our custom on map bunkers that need to be traveled to and from.
>>320763229can't wait to get fucking (head,eyes)'d in streets by chinks leaving labs
The future is absolutely based for this game, I'm legitimately excited and I can't fuckin wait.
>>320767569It's a 40 player map with highrises if you aren't getting fucked something isn't right
>>320758570Yeah you're doing fine, this game takes a long ass time to learn. I would highly recommend getting some friends who play and learning either from them or together. Also learn mechanics and map layouts on your scav.
>>320763401Sounds pretty lame to be honest, now you have infinite money and what is even the point then
>>320767652Right? Everyone on reddit is seething. It's like they don't want this to be an epic open map adventure and just want battle arenas. Thank god nikita is giving that to them with Arena.
>>320764647>>320765996Easing the stress on potato servers by decreasing scav number, I suppose it works but it's a massive slog
>>320767863i think the problem is that the map-to-map shit seems like its just a boon to exit campers.
What does "the office area" consist of?
>>320768108The only kill I've gotten for that quest was at the bottom of the stairwell
>>320768108its larger than you would think but just duke it out in the hallway in front of office, in the lockers, and in the stairwells to be sure
>>320767753I'm a shitter, level 31 18 gpus in Bitcoin farm, that man already had infinite before he started building the Bitcoin farm
>>320760356I don't think so, entering a garage for example. Lots of corners and places a enemy rat could be more fov will help you spot him faster
>>320763229All of these awful changes>"oh by the way, Glukhar is getting more guys"Really? Did the one group of raiders who were psychically linked to one another really need more to their brood? Can't wait to have an empty server thanks them working clean up.
>>320767863If the game were actually heading in the direction of map-to-map adventures, it'd be pretty cool. But Nikita can't seem to figure out what he wants.>designs a bunch of shitty, tedious tasks that you're forced to spam raids for if you want to get out of the hell that is low level traders and their abject garbage>in-raid looting is still pretty restrictive with a bunch of gear that can't actually be found anywhere or only extremely rarely despite the performance of things like ammo and armor being balanced entirely around the top end, and we still don't have plate hitboxes>actual raid XP remains nerfed>economy is designed around filling your bags to the brim with loot every raid because even water is 13k R, and you do so without even looting half a map, so going to another map without being able to offload is pointless. And if/when they do reduce loot quantity, it'll drag the shitty task grind out longer and increase the tedium of doing all the RNG-based MMO quests. >we still have stupid quests like, "Ay yo, wear this blue retard gear and shoot some fags,"; "Use this gun you may or may not like until you complete this random assignment,"; or, "break your fucking legs and shoot some people, champ.">game punishes you for getting out of a raid to quickly or without doing enough, even though you'll need to survive three raids in a row for Labs>map-to-map movement will just incentivize camping whatever the Labs exit is (or are).>This shit will continue to wipe for years as BSG slowly trickles content into the game with the grind lengthening so that brainlet twitchfags can feel their false sense of accomplishment by completing these shitty tasksBy the time he gets this game to where he says he wants it to be, DayZ Standalone will unironically be more fun to play.
>>320769150this picture is why I run docs instead of sicc nowadays
Does anyone have 2 purple Christmas balls to sell? I'll pay 200k.
The harder it is to get into labs, the more guaranteed it is you'll get a hacker everyone lobby. Without ridding cheaters, this shit is gonna be worse. Getting killed by hacks will be more demoralizing than ever, and casuals will cry.>But I don't play labsThose sweats who fight against hackers everyday are gonna come fuck your face after you spent 30 minutes travel through maps.
Why the fuck did Vaseline get its uses nerfed? Fat fucking cunt nikita better change the crafting recipe for that dirty nigger move
>>320769792fighting against hackers doesn't really make you better at videogames, it just makes you a masochist.
gunsmith pt12 fucked?
>>320770532wait nm I'm dumb it requires the fucking green grip.
>>320769965>Random Tarkov player who frequently runs labs vs. Random Tarkov player who never plays labsThat's a 50/50 huh?
>>320770532is that the RSASS one? just buy a shorter barrel, 20'' I think
New woods is a mecca of loot and people take zero advantage of it.>running to extract with 15 minutes left>might as well check USEC camp maybe people missed something>completely unlooted including an ophtalmoscope>people run from toolbox to toolbox and don't even look around for loot on the floor or shelves>no one loots the stacks of ammo on the mountain>no one loots stashes
>>320770847yeah woods is amazing for loot
DO PEOPLE REALLY?
I hate shooter born in heaven.
>>320769150>2M+ liquid>EOD>Still farming roublesngmi nice loot
I feel most comfortable when I can afford to buy 1-2 thermals a day and not fear losing them
>>320771814one taps literally any pmc in the thorax, so yes
Someone please sell me 2 purple Christmas balls.
>stash level two required for nutrition level three which is required for info station level 2Seriously? I'm already fucked by having the smallest stash and the smallest container, and now the game wants to fuck me more by throwing an additional 3.5m onto what I'll need to pay on the road to bitcoin farm?
>>320773024The BTC farm does not belong in this game honestly.
>>320772751Go farm some safes.
Just got hacked by a level 8 white name instant headshotter in the middle of the night nice
I haven't played since FIR changes, just got to level 10. I thought shit was going to be more expensive on flea but it's the opposite,>everything dirt cheap>tons of retards selling stuff for cheaper than it vendors forhow come?
I'm level 7 and managed to get a labs key out in my container but I died before I got out. Beings I can't sell it, what should I equip to enter labs? My two Tarkov buddies said its Chink infested but thats just a meme right?
Post mouse dpi and aim sensitivity or your mother will die in her sleep
>>320774560Sell it to traders, labs is filled with rats, sweaty and cheaters.
>>320770726I'll be sure to win due to my superior sniper skills.
>>320773763Surely you have a clip that you sent together with a report, right?
>>320775019Are there more of these images
>>320774560Keep it and run offline raids with ai turned on. The best way to learn how to fight tough AI is to do it against raiders, and you will improve mechanically as well too. >>320775019800, .59.
20 Shoreline runs, averaging 4-5 freshly opened LEDX spawns a run without finding a single fucking one.>fucking nikita
Favorite weapon to use from level 10-15 before level 2 traders? I got PK2.
>>320775019800 dpi.25.17 ads
>>320774875>>320775156Thanks for the insight.>>320776326Good suggestion, I totally didn't consider that as an option. I really want to give labs a run even if it ends up being a suicide run.
Second guy spooked the fuck out of mehttps://streamable.com/yqqio0
Always remember that soul is the only gunstat that matters.
>>320763401Based fucker. I didn't think that far ahead and only have 10 atm. Upgrading to level 2 bitcoin as we speak. I have a scav junk box full of water filters though from when they were 20k and more sugar than I can store.
>kill some nigger>take his gun>put it in stash & forget about it>few days later go to use it>inspect it>wait that doesn't look right>load into offline raid>aim down sights>see thisjesus christ what an absolute retard
Is 45% SR out of 83 raids decent for a noob that just started playing three weeks ago? I feel like I spend a lot of time avoiding combat, but as long as I'm making roubles, I'm winning, right?
>>320779502did he put a peq2 there?
>>320779502hipfire is the new thing friend
why the fuck are foregrips so expensive? The canted one is 100k, rk-5 sells literally 10 times the vendor price on flea...
>>320770847Woods is just a chill time in general. Tons of hidden stashes that people miss, tons of hiding spots to dive into if you hear someone coming, and plenty of sniping perches. I've been maining it since the update.
>>320780082Everyone wants them and few people have the required trader level, plus you can't buy them at the trader and sell them on the flea market anymore.
>>320770847woooow an ophthalmoscope
>>320778830I feel like AKs got raped the hardest with the weapon rebalancing
>>320773024I'm literally 12ish mil from btc farm right now and I'm hitting the wall again bros. That "I really can't fuck myself to care about this game anymore" wall. I'm just burnt out as fuck and I'm scared that if I take a break and play a more fun/rewarding-moment-to-moment/respects my time game, than I'll walk away and probably not come back for months, if even that.Honestly, fuck this game, maybe I should walk away
>>320780401If I could walk away, I would.
>>320776239I also would like more of these images desu
>>320778689extremely based>>320778830>650 rpm
>>320780401Play other games till next wipe, it's what I do.
>>320780401I usually just push myself to lvl 40 and stop right there. Maybe boot up the game every now and then and go do a raid or two with buds, but mostly my bear is just chilling in his hideout for the rest of the wipe
>>320781276>>320781276100% this once you have a fully upgraded hideout and are level 40 you beat the game
>>320778385When you go in offline, it doesn't consume the card, so you basically get infinite practice from one card.
>>320778689Finally someone that understands
>>320776718Good it's supposed to be a super rare spawn
Any working promocode?
>>320780401I had almost a year break and I'm having fun again, but I play Tarkov as a walking simulator so your mileage may vary.
>>320780401This is my first wipe, I figured I'd go hard then not touch the game again for at least half a decade so that this small indie dev company could make some progress
>>320779813Its "point fire" get it right cunt, god what a faggot loser ;(
When do you think this will go out of "beta"
>>320778689>ruining the dong aesthetic with a SAW gripfor shamewould still rip it from your corpse tho
>>320783704literally not in this decade
>>320783704never everthey'll release their new product and this will still be in """beta"""
>>320775019400 DPI0.3 Aim sens0.4 Look sensFuck you, nigger.
>>320784354doesn't matter they could stop developing right now and the game would still be 10/10
>>320784484Mighty big mousepad you must have
>>320782080Need fucking one for a task, HAS to be found in raid. Two wipes prior I've even seen a fucking LEDX.What is the fucking spawn rate <1%?
is there anything better then headshotting someone who voice lines you?
>>320785128Yeah, it's larger than the original Xbox.XBOX HUEG
>>320785238Voice lining someone and then headshotting them. In general fights are more fun with voice lines.
>>3207750193200dpi, 0.16 look, 0.14 aim
>>320785238headshotting someone who you voicelined
>>320785536Actually, it's 1200dpi.Sorry I lied
>>320785529>>320785540people who refuse to voice line in fights just don't know
>>320785775I have the best idea for voip, but no one will listen to me
>>320785715>killing someone’s teammate and hitting that NICE WORK BITCHliterally doesn’t get better
>>320785238Voiceline taunting a USEC into his forced response voiceline and then blasting him in his hidey-hole because of it.RIP silly mechanic.
>>320785886OK what is it anon
>Load into reserve>Stutter constantly for 20+ seconds>Dude runs in and one taps me, pistol running, through a doorway im strafing throughHow do you get this game to not fucking freeze lads? Clearly some other people can make it run much smoother. 4790K/1070/SSD/16GB
>>320785902Forget which voice it is but my guy varies from a sarcastic "good one" to a sarcastic "nice work fella". Love it.
>>320785775Hoping soon. This game needs a way for randoms to communicate, so there can be spontaneous team-ups (and backstabs).
>>320785902i feel like I'm missing out being a bear the only good voice line is the rat one
>see scav>tag him twice>fucker runs into building>go after him since I need to finish a quest>*don't just mag dump the fucker, gently spray him with .300AP* I think to myself>hilarity ensueshttps://streamable.com/hu6w0kHands absorb AP rounds! GG!!
>>320786452>doesn't appreciate [ANGRY RUSSIAN YELLING] as his voicelinesISHYGDDT
>>320786538>https://streamable.com/hu6w0kget fucked ESL
>>320786452>not spamming dicky needles
>>320786039I have a similar setup and i just don't play the fucking map. Me and my friends loaded into it and i disconnected right when I got into the raid. I rejoined which took like 10 minutes and could eventually play at like 40 fps. I changed some settings so it may run better now but we just need to upgrade bro.
>>320786452If you know Russian then bear voice lines are funnier imo. Though no one knows them so it's irrelevant. Usec needs more variety though since so many people pick usec
>>320785902The funniest shit to me is pressing F1 in or immediately after a firefight>dome a bear through a window>yell "YEAH YEAH KEEP SAYIN' THAT!" as he let's out his dying groans
I don't know how much longer I can handle the lag and stuttering bois....I've put 1k hours into this game and died countless times because my game just freezes
>g-g-g-guys>d-don't go in-into t-t-the woodsplbs
>>320787238now show it when you are actually in a session so we know ur srs
>>320787238*hacker aimbots you from across the map with a pistol*pssh nothing personnel kiddo
>>320760518okay so last wipe i got to level 10 and then my friends all stopped playing but recently got back into the game as solo and having some fun here and there. i never bother modding weapons because it seems the problem is that people always get the drop on me and brrrt me and i typically don't even have the chance to shoot them. also, my fighting instinct is bad, and i usually try to run away or drop prone first when shot at. i see content makers/streamers usually fight back instantly and often win. how do i apply myself? do i bother modding guns when i can barely achieve alpha strikes? i am generally good at sneaking around and staying hidden though, seems most my problems are psychological. also i pussy out a lot and chain-play scav matches due to gear fear and frequently skip doing pmc runs. also ignore the insane playtime, i very often leave the game running.
For fuck's sake, what's the best map to avoid everyone and get scav kills
>>320787740Go Customs, easy to avoid people and the tunnel extracts are close to the Scav spawns. Got all my Scav kills for Prapor in one raid.
>>320787670In any FPS the big four areas you need to develop to be good are: positioning, game sense, map knowledge, and aiming. If you don't know where to be or what to do you should probably look on youtube for general guides on how to improve those. The stuff specific to EFT like gear and looting are minor in comparison.
>>320787670clear areas before moving forward, something that I still have trouble doing and know that it would help me survive moreIf someone gets the drop on you, its likely over but on the flip side when i have the drop on someone i often fuck it up despite having like 1k hrs.you need to wear armor that is worth a damn, helmets are debatable but t4 chest is mandatory
man I thought the shooting in this would be an easy transition from like, stalker and red orchestra. can't hit shit. I know it's just the learning curve so I'm not complaining but even scavs just don't drop when I expect them to
>>320788381Yeah, you gotta keep in mind the health system is made up of body parts and a total value. If you wanna kill quickly you need to go for the thorax or head with enough penetration to punch through armor so that you can delete those parts as quickly as possible. Otherwise you're just spreading damage. If the shooting itself is giving you trouble, keep in mind that:>higher ergo will make your weapons snappier, tighter (lag behind screen less as you turn), and consume less stamina while ADSing>you should always be holding your breath if you're about to shoot something (bind that shit to MB4 or something, famalam)
>gunsmith RSASS for 3 BTC>fertilizers quest for 3 BTC>do all the gunsmith apart from the last one>go from level 30 to 32>was down to almost 6m>now at 9.7>junkbox done in 1h 23I was raging at myself because I hate spending money then losing gear because it's like losing twice but this is a nice cushion.
>>320788862thanks mang, I hadn't thought of rebinding the breath to use it more even though I do it constantly in other games for some reason
>>320786538nice 3 hits retardchrist you're shit
Having trouble finding delicious beef stew, tried Goshan with no luck, tried stashes with no luck, considering trying some of the big ration boxes.Are there spawns other than the ones in reserve bunker & at the second floor of Reshala's construction site?
>repairing to a whole number
>>320789780woods USEC camp or eastern village
>>320789903where specifically? Heard some other people talk about it when googling but they weren't very specific. Most specific they got was "on tables and stuff"
>>320789928aite I'll give that a go tomorrow then, thanksnot really familiar with the new woods map yet as I've only been there for quests and the terrible luck I had with not a single 60 round mag in 3 zb-014 unlocks didn't make me more likely to go there
>>320790189yeah the in raid mags sucks, easier to craft them.
>>320790290ended up biting the bullet & doing that yelast wipe they spawned like mad in both of the woods bunkers. pulled like 3-4 per raid
>>320758056USEC chads represent, if you aren't spamming voicelines as you kill rats you're playing the game incorrectly.
>>320790403I'm playing as USEC3, I wish I could switch to USEC2
>>320789973best places are USEC camp in south east and emercom camp in north west, they have endless amounts of all types of crates (including ration)go to the wiki to see what I mean
>>320787426>>320787538two pmc killstwo scav killsmanaged to extractmehalso I just found out that a level 5 gzhel can tank 4 shots of .338 lulz
>>320787867>>320787882But everyone's farming those maps specifically for scav kills for the half dozen map specific kill quests
>>320787882>customs>easy to avoid peopleWhat are you doing? To me customs is guaranteed pvp which is cool and all, but I've had like 1 raid this wipe on customs where I didn't run into someone cause I got lucky.
>>320790403fuck your guy looks like shit. have some self respect and buy some new clothes you clown
>>320791127Unless I spawn in the car park or the storage lot (which is always a battle royale), I usually can slip across the river, loot the two unfinished warehouses, and then prowl around looking for scavs. Sniper scavs love the factory roofs around there and dumbass ground scavs are easy pickings. Only danger for me is if Reshala spawns in the Warehouse by the Gas Station, in which case he throws every grenade in the world and you get instantly pasted.
>>320791567>implying there are any clothes at level 44 that don't look like shittracksuit here I come
>>320785987Add a toggle voip key.When pressed, instead of playing voice from other players, it plays the character voice lines (f1) based on the volume.
this m1a probably sucks but it looks cute and thats what counts
>>320791824that washed out jacket is cringe
What am I missing here? Is there a mandatory quest for level 4?
>>320792438its just fucked and takes ages to update. happened to my ragman earlier it would switch when I bought something but the LL3 page would be empty.
>>320792438buy something to reset it
>>320788381Part of the difficulty for me was realizing that the character automatically leans into his recoil, so instead of dragging down you have to drag down and then back up as he corrects it. I think it's a great idea but >laserbeam full auto pointfire>burst/semi-auto being ineffective due to high first shot recoilis cancer and needs to fucking go.
Jesus I suck at CQC. I don't know how to take corners or doors effectively when pie slicing isn't an option. I carry over a lot of habits from the outdoor maps where movement is quiet and it's easy to hide. I think on The Change and Factory I just move way too slow.
>>320786039I can't find the guide I used but https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J21cz6082lo goes over pretty much the same points.Also try Memory Cleaner. It seems some people don't have this problem at all but on my machine EFT loves to take all the RAM available and then wants more which leads to stutters and the game's native RAM cleaning option doesn't do shit.You have better specs than me so it shouldn't run worse but it's EFT on Unity so there's that.Are you using Win 7? I used it until a month ago and performance is a lot better with Win10.
>sacriel says "UM ITS ACTUALLY PoInT fIrE">everyone stops thinking for themselvesshooting without ADS = hipfire.
>>320793265>hipfire>when the gun is shouldered and never once approaches hip height
>>320793530yes. if you don't aim your gun it's hipfire.
>>320750524>>320753067Just make money. Why would you go for intel if you can go for money?Money is easy. Just survive raids. You can even make 200+ rubles just scaving factory (which isn't optimal but is easiest). That's an intel folder right there. Fucking scrubs.
tarkov has convinced me that urban combat is the scariest fucking thing in the world. man made structures are literally tombs for gunfighters.return to monke>t. cultist
>>320793829Tarkov taught me to be scared of man-made structures and TERRIFIED of wide open spaces. Scurrying in alleys is about the most comfortable you can get and even then you can get a grenade dropped on you. I don't know how those fuckers in Stalingrad did this stuff for a year.
>>320793829I was thinking today, for all that I'm fascinated by war and especially shit like Stalingrad and Grozny, playing Tarkov tells me I wouldn't be able to handle it for a second. Just every second waiting for the shot that kills you no matter where you move, absolutely surrounded by a million places of concealment. Horrifying shit.
Holy fuck, F1 grenades are ridiculous right now. I think they've been responsible for over half my deaths so far this wipe.
>Hmm, now I will do signal 1. Place ambulance markers for Therapist, check out swamp houses for jaeger and place markers for Prapor at the drug outposts.>Roll out at 19:30>Wait a bit 'till it's dark>See no players>Complete all four quest objectivesI'm in heaven.
>mfw I bought mine for 700 000 rubles on the second day after the wipe>mfw I have already a douzen ledxs and defibrillators in itNEWFAGS ARE BESTFAGS!
>>320794727does that retard actually think someone will buy that?
Is it better to be obscenely cautious or suicidally daring?
>>320794971It's fine as long as you go one all the way.You can't half-ass either as then you'll just be mediocre.
>>320794971Suicidally daring. Obscenely cautious will just get you killed like a bitch. As long as you check your corners and don't create ridiculous sightlines, running around and being heard doesn't even matter.
>>320794813IT'S ALREADY GONE!
CAN YOU SMELL IT BOYS? MONEY! CASH DINERO!
What's a good cheaper gun I can bring into random squads from public discords and not lose too much if I die? I have most vendors level 4 except Mechanic and Ragman. I usually roll level 4 armored rig (TV-110, M1/M2, AVS), a cheaper level 4 helmet like the MSA, ACHHC or TC-800 with faceshield but I don't know what gun to bring. The P90 is pretty decent as long as I start buying the ammo from PK every reset now, but that's not the best at range. M4s cost too much to mod. Also Prapor restock in 10.
>>320787238You can't act the qt bambi while carrying a juicy kill cannon
>>320795816>most vendors level 4 except the 40 ones>must be mid to high 30s>M4s are 'too expensive'bruhYou don't have to make it a Meta-4
>>320795625>NOOOOO WHY IS MY GAME GETTING BORING I DON'T UNDERSTAND
>>320774463in the filter search, the vendor price is the vendors sell price, not what they will buy it for. also, people tend to undercut the top offer to be the cheapest offer (showing up at the top), and everyone just undercuts until the item is pricefucked
>>320794971It depends on the map really. On Woods I usually go in without armor, just comtacs + VPO-205 and a makarov with hollowpoints. They ALWAYS end up being the most Viet Cong ratfuck runs I do because of how softly you step on grass and how powerful shaded foilage is vs. scavs and players. Combine that with the golden rule>prone gets you homeand you're basically playing MGS3. More than once I have had PMCs actively searching for me step on my silencer while passing me by only for me to gat them down.On Factory I don't think you can do stealth at all. The spawns are just too aggressive and there's so many loud floors. The best you can do is rapidly seize a position and then battle it until it's safe to move. The most you can do is find somewhere you can hold completely still without anyone notice you got there to begin with.Reserve fucking terrifies me though and I wind up slowwalking the entire raid.
What is the best budget sniper i can get ? Is mosin shit ?
>>320796405.366 with AP rounds
>>320796405VPO with AP.
I just got martyrdomed by a normal scav on factory. Literally the first scav I shot.Cool. There goes my Altyn, Hexgrid and .308 MDR I was going to use to powerlevel to level 10.
>>320796405VPO-215go up to sniper rock on woods to get a feel for the bullet drop at bigly ranges, but once you've done it it's not a bad rifle at all.mosin's not bad but it has dogass ergo, is very brightly colored, and has kind of a dogshit MOA.
>>320796059While you're right, I then forego having an assault scope on my M4 so I can only use it at closer distances, the HAMR+DP is like 60k.
>>320794971In terms of making the best decision in-game, it depends on the situation as well as yourself.In terms of meta gameplay, suicidally daring as long as your income is in the positive. Camping a ton every raid or moving very slowly and ultimately accomplishing nothing from it or possibly dying anyway as a result is just a counterproductive waste of time, AND it will keep you as stressed out and anxious as ever. If you stomp around everywhere and play like you don't give a damn, you eventually won't because you'll get used to fighting, killing, and dying. You'll learn the game quicker too.
>>320796804Use the chad carry handle + ACOG with canted sight combo, then
>>320796534>>320796535>>320796780i'll keep that in mind, also is op sks shit for sniping ? I have a shit ton of BP so might as well ask
>>320795816>level 4 armorFuck it. Scrap the helmets you're getting and buy a penis helmet. Then put the rest of that money into a better gun/ammo. Level 4 armor sucks only slightly less than level 3.
>log in every 2 days>collect bitcoins>log offmy stash is at the most it's ever been and I don't even play
>>320796967Not being able to oneshot the chest sucks, you'd have to land a doubletap before they react or only hit headshots.
>>320797130This often happens with the farm. It should legitimately be taken out of the game. Passive money generation prevention is the entire fucking reason they do that jumbled up craft order bullshit. It goes against the fundamental basis of the game. It's STUPID AS FUCK. They just can't think of a better end game objective.
>>320758056I'm new and still learning the maps. Factory is a scary place. Big Tuchankas don't exist.
>>320797610idk why everyone has such a rough time finding these cans man i found like 4 fullsize ones in 3 raids
>>320797286i'll try the vpo, the munition seems far better than the BP, thanks
>m1as frequently go as cheap as 60k>slap a 9k sight on it>good to go>still too scared to take it out
>>320764357Why use aim lab when you can use altyn+gen4?
>>320797740Where? I've been scavvin' Interchange at every opportunity and they either don't spawn or every single PMC goes out of their way to sack Goshan
>>320798097m1s aren't that great of a gun compared to a hunter mate
>>320798609they sound better
>>320766513>knowing ammunition by sound>caring about enemies potential firepower>blood sample being in the least contested part of the mapYou're a shitter, my friend.
>>320799237I'll give you 3 white ones for 1 purple. It's exactly what I need myself.
a squad of 3 just ran past me at weapons locker on reserve after I fired on them. Why??
>6m to 11m today>no BTC farm yetnice
>>320799749You mean RB-AO where you get onto the table and shoot through the barred windows?I used to be so afraid of that area, hard to shoot into and there's so many corners on the way in.
>>320799749You were not considered a worthy challenge
>noobing around on customs>been hiding from everyone, playing like I might actually die IRL>got frustrated with dying on the way to extract after being so careful>went back in and ran straight for the clusterfuck around boilers>running around taking potshots at 3 or 4 way fight between squads and just getting away again by the skin of my teeth>it plays out like an action movie for like ten minutes>load up on more loot than I've ever seen afterwards>die of dehydration on my way outunironically fun as fuck
>>320796192>hey I’ve got a decent bit of money >invest in bit coin farm >make the money back and more in the time it takes to construct It’s a non issue making money is still easy
>>320799749They were waiting for me in D2 for an epic youtube video. That's what I get for forgetting my paracord lmao.https://streamable.com/9qyrqe
>>320800508>>320800149>>320800093"Hehehe we sure owned that guy great 4man squad lads now let's split his bag"
>>320800741>implying there isn't an alpha/beta relationship in any group where the socially dominant one gets dibs and the others are just cucked servants
>>320769693I won't even launch the game for 200k.
>>320799091How is knowing ammunition by sound shitter?
>>320769898Why would anyone even use vaseline?
>>320801292To masturbate because of circumcision
>hackers are literally ruining my experience of the game>smugly argues with everyone in his plebbit thread about he's not a shitter and "knows an aimbot"Holy fuck that place is cancer...
>When you kill Sanitar and didn't even realize itGod damnit.
>>320801351>get shot in the leg, shin is shattered and artery is squirting>hurriedly lube up and start furiously masturbating
>server connection lostI haven't been having this problem this wipe, but now twice in two days. Nice.
Alright fellas I need 2 purple and 5 white baubles for weapons case.Have 2 red that I won't use.Phlyte#1996
BEAR or USEC?
they should really add matyrdom. I always pull out grenades but die before throwing. Once you start the animation it should finish.
Which is the best ACOG scope, the TA01SN (regular), (tan), or the 3.5x ACOG?
>>320803215USEC if you don't speak Russian
>>320803215USEC for english voicelines, BEAR for being cool.
wiped sanitar and crew at pier, got all their shit, ran into a duo by cottages, drop by backpack before engaging and it rolls into a pond I cant reach, lose all their shit ffffffffff
>>320803452Uhhh, whichever one has the cross and not the big, fat triangle. I think that's the TA01SN.
>>320803294Seems to happen with scavs
>find TV rig in first stash on snoreline>massively overweight the entire rest of the wayoof
>>320804301train up your strength kido
>>320783867The gun is never at their hips you retard, they have it shouldered. Point. Fire.
>>320804637Level 11 currentlyThat one run seems to have given me about 25 points though, that seems more than it's meant to be
is it just me or do m4s fire spaghetti?
>>320783526>>320804895>umm akshuallylol no one caresload a clip and come at me if you're mad
>>320803718Why did you go to cottages?
>>320803215lore perspective>USEC>guilty of hilariously illegal crimes>murdered terragroup scientists on coverup orders then abandoned/burn noticed for knowing too much>tourist scum in a foreign land that hates him>will do anything to anybody to walk away a free and rich man>BEAR>government special forces posing as a PMC group to conduct deniable ops>ruthless investigation of terragroup misdeeds>the only hope of ending the tarkov crisis decisively by collecting enough evidence and escaping incognito>wants to restore order to their homeland and possibly stop World War 3 from breaking out>Scav>geh geh, eezy
>>320801273Theory crafting instead of making kills.It doesn't matter what can be shot at you if you click their head faster.
>>320805628>wants to restore order to their homeland and possibly stop World War 3 from breaking outWhat did the TerraGroup even do that could provoke war between NATO and Russia? Is USEC just transparent NATO spec ops like Freedom from Stalker is?
>>320805873Maybe but don't you generally need to loot someone to know what they were using?
>>320806043Fucking christ you actual autist yes obviously it's point fire but if someone says hip fire you know exactly what they mean, just like if you "grab a clip" or "put a bullet in your mag"
>>320803294You drop the grenade if you're far enough into the animation.
Hi guys, this is Pestily, and welcome
>>320806286Enjoy the hipfire
>>320805162Use good ammo>>320806286>>>>>>>>>>>>>clipJokes aside, we're never getting stripper clips, and it hurts.
>that friend who always jumps on the loot before the area is cleared and even not his own kills>that friend who stops actively communicating mid way through the game forcing you to fish for info>that friend who's played for multiple wipes who you can tell is clearly not interested in the game but forces himself to play for some reason>that friend who becomes a whiny shit baby when they die, looking for any and every excuse>that friend who literally cannot sit still for more than a minute and always wants to W key to the hottest part of the map>that friend who is all of the aboveat what point do you cut ties and just solo dolo?
>>320805628wtf was USEC always this based?
>>320806071I loot like 30% of my kills. I don't really care.I'm not even that good, it's just boring. Why would I care what they were using?
>>320802657I only have one white & one purple but I can give them to you for free.
>>320807001I dunno dude I'm not even himIt just sounds fun to know what someone is firing in a game about larping as an operator
>>320806010I don't know the lore super well but it seems to me from what's in the game currently that TerraGroup were producing narcotics and possibly biological weapons.To be honest, with how evil they're painted, at this point it wouldn't make much sense if they WEREN'T secretly making Killing Floor-style zombies.
>>320806010The UNTAR mission is heavily under the influence of Terragroup due to political fuckery, and are essentially deployed the way that they are to force the Internal Ministry in a tense stalemate. Peacekeeper is barely there to do his job - many of his missions have you collecting intel or equipment to benefit his Western contacts, likely Terragroup intetrsts. The fact he hires (technically) civilians to dress up as UN for patrols to fake reports is hilariously fucking scummy.The only alturistic thing he actually does is investigate the cult, and since they detonated the EMP, it's likely for his puppetmasters anyways.As far as what Terragroup is trying to cover up, that's the big mystery. Honestly the lore is so grounded in plausibly-immersive backroom politics and corruption that I hope they do a 180* and reveal some serious sci-fi shit. They could drop a fucking Tyrant into Labs and I would be all for it.
Mags are cringe and outdated
>>320807129Is it actually operator-like to care what you victim was trying to shoot at you?Not in my head canon.
>>320799091>knowing what guns are being shot (potentially at you) by sound>a sign of a shitter and not a sign of experienceIncorrect. It's not a matter of sitting on your ass not playing the game like you think. It's a matter of having played enough to know what other people shooting those guns sounds like because you just naturally learn these things as you play.
>>320807314an EMP was detonated?
>>320807430>potentially at you>implying there can be doubt in that situationExperience won't make one stop being a shitter. Otherwise correct I guess.
>>320807636>>implying there can be doubt in that situationThat wasn't the implication at all, illiterate-kun. There was no single situation that I was referring to. Is every gunshot you hear directed at you? No, but some are. That's all I was saying.
>>320807731>illiterate-kunNot my native language, cyкa.
oh yeah baby gimme the good shit
>military checkpoint spawn>head up to the power line, some asshole with an ak starts shooting>kill him>he put 3 bleeds and 3 fractures on me>limp towards gas station for a couple minutes before I drop deadGuess I should've brought a salewa instead of the car first aid kit. Cunt.
>>320808086>no allu, cms, golden star, ifak in his prison pocket with hemostatic and salewa in the vestngmi
"What about command? They just left us!"
>>320808272The kino USEC story
>Kill 3 PMCs in 1 Wood's raid with a bolt action>Bigger map, less likely to meet live PMCsShit, this is gonna be hard
UNTAR remnant faction when?
>>320808664just need to run into a team and wipe them all out
>>320808937I try to get 1 kill right off the spawn and then chase gunshots. No luck so far.
>>320808812They really need to give us a class 4 or 5 UN armor/helmet so you can properly LARP at them without being at a tremendous disadvantage in class 3
https://youtu.be/mKzPr6Zlvgs?list=PLZJoJ7H5Zfoud_RcYICMYYiqwRvwauW15&t=1569He fears the undergeared pvp
>>320808812>finally escape from tarkov>shit has gone to hell>tarkov was spared the nukes because it was already fucked>every faction is a remnant faction
I don't understand how i'm supposed to get good at this game. I've played Customs five times today, trying to get that scav quest done. four out of the five times i've been ambushed from bushes, one time I was actually able to win the ambush, I don't know what that dude was doing because I am terrible and he couldn't hit shit. He had a lvl 5 chest armor and shit too, so I don't know what the fuck that was about.Is hat all this game is? I'm level 7 now and it feels like a lot of this game is sitting around and waiting, and then jumping out from a bush or something. The two times I got to dorms I didn't see a single player in there. The gunplay in this game is a lot of fun, but I don't like camping in games and that's all this game seems to be. Will probably uninstall, but I wanted to ask people who've played it a shitload more than me if that's what the game is.
>>320798538two customs stash runs should get you done
Did everything lootable get nerfed or something? I used to find great shit in Reserve, now it's MAYBE a one slot item in duffle bags and weapon crates.
>>320809576https://youtu.be/WRqVDb7sd0I?t=149https://youtu.be/YIrvJibsFdUSlow down, don't slap bushes, don't take fair fights (flank always)Fighting while mobile is mostly a case of getting used to how the weapons are effected by movement
>>320809651yes, but maybe no.yesterdays secret patch really changed up loot spawns (along with lots of other changes), so it might be buffed
>>320809918does anyone actually do the compression shitlike is it actually worth doing, cuz i already have vbanana installed
>>320809576There are a lot of campers, and the game incentivizes that. If you wanna be able to deal with them, wear the earpro in-game and keep an ear out for bushniggers. They usually have shit aim, so if you don't move slowly and predictably through those areas like the bushes around Dorms, you can stay relatively safe from them. Keep your eyes on the bushes and avoid bush-dense areas if you can. You get better at predicting and spotting campers the more you play, and while you can generally avoid dying to them, they'll still get you from time to time.
>>320810162You can either trigger some offline factory scavs into actually moving and adjust based on that or use some video, I remember testing with https://youtu.be/G7tLZkkk1Cg?t=355 because he's a massive soundwhore tooYou just can't crank it up really high because then all the wind sounds and general ambience will be way too overpowering, which is probably why they're so strong in this game
>go to cottages>no bodies, no noise >go to unlock the door>the second i get into animation>VOT ON CYKA>gunned down by Sanitar's goonsNOOOOOOO
>>320807483Yes, which is why there are so many abandoned military vehicles and crashed drones/planes. I haven't read the first minibook yet but it's my understanding that basically>USEC & BEAR shadow war consists of BEAR collecting evidence and USEC combating them>BEAR mostly hits TGL/USEC safehouses and blacksites (i.e shoreline villas, etc)>USEC is complicit in corporate hits on whistleblowers. one newspaper article implies that two underwater welders accidentally discovered TGL infrastructure on a job and were dissapeared by USEC>eventually spills into hyperviolent open conflict that destabilizes the region, ie Contract Wars>protoscavs begin rioting, looting>EMERCOM begins evacuations>Internal Ministry (aka RF's National Guard) is deployed>a local cult somehow aquires an EMP from Terragroup>USEC & TGL mysteriously begin an early withdrawal of HVTs and manpower, leaving elements behind>BEAR is already exfiltrating, but something (intel on EMP?) causes them to leave early, stranding elements as well>EMP is detonated>Internal Ministry is forced to withdraw>TGL pulls strings to cause United Nations intervention in their favor that would supersede the Internal Ministry's authority>immense tension as Russia and UN tell each other to fuck off>RF army covers the eastern border, UN covers the European borders>Escape From TarkovTherapist's quests imply that leaving Tarkov is as simple as going to the border and declaring as a refugee. But a background check would probably out a PMC incredibly easily. USEC would either get arrested by the Russians or dissapeared by TG, BEAR would be arrested since they're black ops or blacksited by TG for interrogation.
Just did my first solo woods run expecting to die at any moment and I come out with two PMC kills and a couple scavs. Pretty proud of myself desu. pls say something nice
>>320811175Any idea why the water is "polluted"?https://escapefromtarkov.gamepedia.com/Operation_Aquarius_-_Part_1
>first encounter on night customs is the one guy on the map running full auto 7N12 BP 30 round mags and a level 6damage absorbed by armour: 562
>>320811175Don't you need to detonate a nuke in earth's orbit for that sort of an EMP effect? Does the lore imply that USEC gave some random schizo cult a nuclear device.
>>320811876Might be TG/UNTAR/USEC high command poisoning the water to scrub the area of any witnesses.
>>320811175Honestly the lore makes me want to support USECs even more. BEAR seems like such bland sticks in the mud while TGL and USEC have character, even if it's goofy cartoon villain tier. Honestly would be better off if BEARs did literally anything other than "defend muh homeland" and be the "good guys".
>>320811948Non nuclear EMPs exist but they cover far less area than the nuclear options.
am I going to make it bros? it levels so slowly...
>>320811876I've read somewhere on the forums that it was the cultists plan to pollute the water.There's a lot of lore that kind of exists but is never shown directly in the game.
>>320769150I can't 16GB of DDR4 isn't enough for it.
>can't see shit the majority of my game time>inject morphine, take painkillers, or inject some of that combat stimulant>i can see everything in HD for milesIs this intentional or is there a graphics setting that lets me see like this all the time?
I am convinced that not wearing armour makes scavs more accurate.
Just unlocked Peacekeeper level 2. Should I be buying all my weapons from him now? Are any of them good?
>>320809265>Land bridge is a risky choice>Takes land bridgeGenius.
>>320812381It really is, speaking from experience. What speed?
>>320812914I like the Mp5 :)
>>320812914If you want
>>320811756Fuckin great job anon!
>>320812198How the hell do you no-lifers manage to find so much time to play this when I'm neet myself.
>USEC tags are bigger that BEAR tagsRussians secretly cuckolds
>>320811756so many kills wow!
>>320811876Tarkov and the region it's in (Norvinsk) is a special area designated to have special laws for businesses. It's actually a brand new city but the attractive prospects for big business caused it to come out of the gate incredibly strong. This included rapid industrialization all over the place - TG in particular did many shady landgrabs to secure abandoned military bunkers in the wilderness to act as blacksites for shady doings. With that in mind, the pollution could be chalked up to>unregulated waste pollution from the factories from damage, lack of maintenence, EMP etc>cultists poisoning the water supply>special chemical waste from TGL; TGL's specialty seems to be super-drugsThe last two could be mixed. The cultists are very interesting because>they are geared as FUCK>E M P>TGL & USEC command left on a very convenient timeframe for the EMP>incredibly dangerous poison on their knife...>...only curable by TGL-brand antidote...>>320811948 is on to something in that Terragroup may have given a bunch of crazy people in the woods the means to completely fuck the city of Tarkov. Why? It's hard to say. My first thought is that they're doing an Ozymandias and making the cult so dangerous that they become the scapegoats for everything, on top of making it harder for people to investigate the crisis while it's still in the air.This is also just total theorycrafting, but I like to imagine Scav Raiders on labs are directly employed Terragroup assets meant to be their last line of direct defense. The lore pieces make reference to a TG honcho having his own special force of security forces, and I think that could be them. I say "on labs" just because I'm pretty positive Gluhkar and his boys are just RF soldiers holding out.
Anyone ever join random groups to just kill whoever spawns with you?
>>320813786That's one of the easy ones.
>>320814060thanks to you too!
>>320813786time to camp exfil at interchong, anon
>>320814357-400400 raids an I havent gotten the second one yet
>>320814152That's what it's for right?
>>320813786>with the headshotRemember anon, not just a headshot...THE headshot
>>320814482>wear armless heavy armour and an altyn>stand in front of a shotgun scav until he breaks your armOR just play normally until your arm gets broken, but can take a while>don't heal it>broken legs sort of work too I guess but they're super not optimal since you can't use painkillers>take a high RoF spraygun or a buckshot shotgun>keep queuing fucktory until you get a headshot, tremor's not really a big influence on aim at those rangeseat viola
>>320814482just break a a leg and camp exfilswhy do people keep thinking they have to complete quests like their favorite twitch streamers?
>oh noooooo! our crops are dying out and the environment is getting shittier!>could it be our mistake?>NO! BLAME TERRA GROUP AND NATO!This game is VERY Russian.
>>320815318Terragroup was breeding BBC with russian women something Russians get very butthurt about
>>320814803>since you can't use painkillersYou can use painkillers right?
>>320814073>terragroup goes to a crazy religious militia in the woods, gives them truckloads of special forces equipment, dangerous industrial chemicals and 3D printed ceremonial knives, and a fucking EMPHoly fuck that's awesome. Why are they so fucking evil? Is Terragroup secretly the most based evil corporation in videogames?
>some guy tries to headshot me with magnum buckshot>I have a faceshield and big boy helmethaha get fucked nerd
As a new player, how do I get higher tier weapons / armour? I feel I'm just using basic weapons like anything my scav can spawn with still. I'm pretty comfortable with Woods now. Customs I've encountered a lot of sound whores but I can escape 1/3. I run reserve on my scav pretty comfortably too because as a PMC the exits are shit.Do I need to work towards killing bosses? Head to dorms now I've got some of the keys?
>>320813617Maybe jack off less
>>320814073Glukhar is actually an ex-cop, "glukhar" is actually a slang in russian which means criminal investigation unsolvable due to lack of leads. His buddies are just ex-military that were up for quick grabs on reserve and not afraid of death.
>>320816278Reach level 10 and buy anything you want from the flea market.
>>320815652They are kind of like Umbrella I guess?
I don't get the hate for ttv's, it's way more fun to see someone's reaction when you kill themhttps://clips.twitch.tv/BetterAntediluvianCoyoteEagleEye
>>320815557I've had the experience of painkillers removing tremor (though the kill was immediately after the usage, so maybe it comes back again? Not sure) so I really recommend not using them. On top of that, using painkillers on round start on factory is a REALLY bad idea, especially depending on spawn. You have to be ready to go STRAIGHT away.
>>320816457That shit costs a lot man and I'm pretty shit enough that it would be wasted. I'm back up to one mil now after buying a scav case. I'm level 12. I'd like to work towards getting decent shit myself.
>using vss set to 100>Scav prone looking at me ~60 meters away>valday scoped in one his head>5 shots no bsHow does shooting distance even work
>>320816532>https://clips.twitch.tv/BetterAntediluvianCoyoteEagleEyewhere did you shoot him from?
>>320816692Never ever use the zeroing function, it doesn't work at all. On top of that, 9x39 is sexually attracted to the ground, so it drops like a brick.
>>320816692vss isnt good for sniping its for CQC
Why are these barter trades so bad? Just make them FiR if flea market jewery is so scary
>>320816278go for scav bosses and their guardsjust bring high pen ammo or grenades
>>320816637The best way to get decent gear is to buy it. Make money doing whatever you have the most fun /are good at. Some people scav for trash, others go reserve for raiders, others rush hot loot spots with pistols.Flea market lets you have FUN.If you want to win your own gear, either be a god at PvP or kill raiders.
>>320811175While both USEC and BEAR foot soldiers got fucked over what with being abandoned to fight each other and locals for survival after having gone through an intense period of fighting each other for money, BEARs really got completely played for a bunch of retards.At least as a USEC you can probably say you saw your current situation coming. Working for a shady group of scientists in bed with your top COs and doing black ops in a foreign land, it's not really a surprise that they eventually left you to the wolves in order to eliminate evidence. But the money was probably too good to pass up, and there's probably more than a few USECs who think 'Worth it lol' when they reflect on their current situation.But with BEARs, you're not just a guy working for the villains because they pay well. You're a countryman who believes you're doing what's /right/. Gathering evidence on this evil corporation and their hired military black ops doing all sorts of fuckery in your country. Picking up arms to actively fight the western meddlers during the Contract Wars. Believing wholeheartedly that you're the good guys doing what's right for your nation and people.And then your government abandons you. Leaves you to fight like a jackal for scraps just to scrape by, like the western dogs who command USEC did to their soldiers. It must have been a slap in the face. A real wakeup call. Suddenly the RF and TGL dont look so different anymore. Suddenly you're second guessing yourself on whether what you were doing was ever right or if you were just being played the whole time.It's my headcanon that BEARs take no issue at all murdering their countrymen (Scavs) or teaming up with their previous mortal enemies (USECs) because the majority of them have realized how badly they've been played to the point that they've developed extreme apathy if not straight-up hatred for the RF and Tarkov/Norvinsk as a result
>>320816532lol why he heff to be mad?
>>320816847They rarely rebalance the barters. So if a barter item gets a new use (meaning it raises in price), the barter trade might become useless.
>>320816701up on the mountain lol, a couple nades went off at black pawn a little before that clip so I went to check it out
>>320816532because I excitedly jump straight onto their channel to find it's got one viewer and they aren't streaming
>>320810625>loot open cottage>peek out window towards other cottage>Oh hey a scav crouching in a corner>Instantly turns, shoots, and blacks my arm>Oh shit it's sanitarI need to get used to good scav ai, that was a decent bit away too
>>320810572>Zeroed to 50>9x zoom that far away>Clicking on heads is a headshot
New to the game. What maps are friendly to beginners? I was thinking about doing scav runs and studying or something while it's on cooldown.I'm getting too sweaty to use my pmc right now.
>>320817632I only started three days ago too. Have a map up of the area you explore. Woods is large so there's less fights outside of hot spots. Factory is the smallest map and has a lot of combat. Customs and reserve ( as scav ) are doable too. Interchange is insane and I haven't touched Shoreline yet.
>>320817632>What maps are friendly to beginners?
>>320817197yeah scavs having esp is dumb they shouldn't automatically aggro when someone aims at them that makes zero fucking sense
>>320817632learn hidden stashesstay away from everyone???profit
>>320801049kek cuckOnly groups I've seen have the person who killed him get dibs, then the hyenas get their share of scraps
>>320798349Can't hear in altyn
>>320805628>>320807314>>320811175>>320814073I typed all of these up and I want to end it with this. I am fascinated by Tarkov's lore. I think it is shockingly good compared to the rest of the game (which I love despite its flaws). It is incredibly interesting to me, and it is built out of an acceptably plausible timeline of events. A lot of it is mundane and derived fundamentally from the fact that Tarkov is a special economic zone. The fact that it's so grounded really contributes to the whole theme and feel of the game - so that when you reach the word 'cult', it's like what do you mean there's a fucking cult? All of that mundane element, to me, works to make the more fantastical things seem much more interesting. TGL isn't doing Umbrella B.O.W shit, the most you see are dangerous chemicals and experimental drugs. But they have courted a very well-written conspiracy around their doings, uplifting backwater inbreds into mythical night terrors and putting the world on the brink of a global conflict.To cover something up.I can safely say that if at the end of the road they do a full 180° into serious sci-fi bullshit, then LET'S FUCKING GO. I want to see the Terragroup Labs supersoldier gone wrong. I want to see the fucking xenomorph raping people on Labs while a scientist whispers >BEAUTIFUL....THE ULTIMATE LIFE FORM....over the intercom. I want to see the cultists summon fucking Nylarathotep. I want to be hunted by velociraptors. Just ANYTHING wild enough to do justice to the insane conspiracy at play.Tarkov needs to push its excellent story harder, in a more accessible way you can gleam from in-game discoveries. Give us newspapers we can loot and read, or intel documents, reports. I love this shitty game and I believe whole heartedly in a good future for it despite all its problems.
>>320817632none of the maps are friendly to beginners really, becuase the spawn system is such that you will often spawn within 10 seconds of PvP with somebody. most of the early quests are customs and shoreline, so they're good to learn, but I'd actually advocate interchange as the best map. you can avoid the majority of combat by staying away from the main shopping area itself, looting the the side routes around the warehouses and backs of shops.
>>320818135you dont need to hear
hello is belle delphine here
>>320817632Go to Reserves without any gear and just loot freely without any fear of death. Otherwise use loot money to buy Class 4 vests from Ragman and go into Factory with okay guns to kill whoever you can.
>>320818335>Give us newspapers we can loot and read, or intel documents, reportsAs much as I'd like this stuff, it should be added to the eventual singleplayer campaign, especially since the juicy stuff would be in Labs and that's a death sentence to the vast majority.
>>320818714wow so brave
been watching streams / plays of this lately and this game seems right up my alley in many waysmy one hesitation has to do with my own shortcomings with FPSs. I can aim a gun perfectly fine, but I struggle with what I call "target acquisition". In other words, literally identifying with my eyes that a target / enemy is in my view. I'm not blind or anything but from watching others I know I'm well below average in this realmespecially in a game like this it seems like survival is very much dependent upon you being able to see a few pixels walking into a bush from a long distance, or quickly seeing an enemy down a dimly lit corridor. am i signing up for a complete ass whooping no matter how long i play? it seems like a blast
God I wish there was a mount for the VSS that actual fit
>buddy and i doing a factory>the other 3 guys get into a 3v3 in showers>i come down and cap the survivor>buddy completes his quest, we head to extract>buddy DC's right outside the gate 3 airlock>don't really have a choice, have to leave himHonest to God if the niggy would've DC'd inside I'd have stuck with him, but literally right outside the doorway, there was no fucking way. Still feels like the dirtiest I've ever done someone.
>>320818714>Level 38>wearing AVSCome on man.
>>320818335I appreciate the write up. I'm on the same page as you, I love what they've done with the story and wish they would give us more. I would love to see more sci-fi/horror elements, twisted experiments and creatures, npcs in locked rooms that scream, but I don't think they'll go down that route
>>320819168That definitely makes it rough, you can mitigate it by choosing more urban maps but you need to keep your eyes peeled whereever you goI literally lean forwards to help with that
>>320819292You could push him.
>>320819379it's cheap and has lots of pockets
>>320819292Could have at least camped him until he reconnected I get the allure of full bags and a nearby extract though
>>320817392Thorax shots can kill in one hit too.
>>320819497Oh well dang.>>320819660That was gonna be the plan but the problem was I wouldn't be able to stop him from getting headshot, he's just too open. Maybe gotten some of his shit but the most valuable thing he had on him was his quest item.
>>320819518It's not really cheap for what it provides and it repairs very poorly.
>>320819893where else you going to get so many pockets? besides factory is full of lowbies and scavs you don't need much moreuu
Who is the best Tarkov streamer and why is it bokoen
>>320816972>noo I'm streaming so I must be just as good as [STREAMER NAME]
>>320816847different bartering offers for different moments of the wipeyou guys new to economy or something?
>>320820523Meanwhile Pestily the rat shitter is the biggest name in Tarkov
>>320820782i dont get why people watch him, his voice alone literally makes me want to stop watching and his attitude matches his gay nigger voice
>>320820875Just all the guides probably, he's not funny or skilled so his loot knowledge is what he knows he has to peddle
>>320820495smokealthough i dont think i've watched any streamers at all in like 3 years
>>320818714>balaclava >that commentDont think you can sneak that shit by.based
>Waiting for players... (forever)
>run with buddy at customs>at the factory gate>nigga hiding in the gatehouse, engaging my buddy>bro's getting shotgunned through the engine block of a truck>i sneak up on the guy>points at me, put 3 onto him>get killed>shots hit: 3>fatal hits: 1>buddy checks the gatehouse>i killed the niggaGod damnit.
Chemical 4, Out of curiosity or Big customer?
>>320822351check case prices and what they gonna ask you for not helping. helmet is useless at this point.
>go interchange for Decontamination Service>not a single soul in sight but AI scavs for half a dozen raids>KIBA and Medical untouched every single time I went to those places>not even Killa to worry about>"I'll grab the keys">next raids>nothing but PMCs moving at match 3 everywhere and Pscav squads>scav corpses everywhere>Killa starts spawning at a realiable rate again
>>320823381Think I'll go with rapist then. Thanks senpai
>spawn into factory with a buddy>push into forklift room from the long hallway>buddy throws a nade, it bounces back and kills him>absolute silence in discord>mfw
>>320824305fuck I would kill for a capri-sun right now
>>320824305>play with some random squad from discord>some guy teamkills some other guy>9 seconds pass before he can know for sure what killed him>absolute silence broken by a loud exhale of disappointment
Sick of this shit, what's the fastest bullet + gun combination
>run into hatchling in the idea offices>he does the ebin gamer wiggle and crouches>fill him full of buckshotfuck hatchlings
>>320825785410mm/20inch ar-15 barrel with m995. straight up to 10m. aim nape.
>>320825950wtf sorry.straight up to 100m, aim top.
>>320819825Pushing doesn't work anymore
>>320816902Your headcanon is gay as fuck
>>320828019Damn sure showed him
>>320828249He got blown the fuck out
FfffffffffffffffUUUUUUUUUUUCKI keep memeing myself by going slow. GO FAST DAMN IT. YOU WILL GAIN NOTHING BY BEING AN EASILY HEADSHOTTABLE FROM NOWHERE RATBAIT.
love interchangelove shorelinesimple as
>>320828528Literally how, those are my two most despised maps, mostly because both have pretty much one square foot of the map actually used
Bullshit, KillaYou don't have 180 head HP
>>3208287521(one(singular)) SNB to the melon and he is dead.
>>32082884115 855A1 to the head and he isn't
>>320828868He has a helmet
>>320828928I only hit his head and had 180 (17X but whatever) damage to bodyHe's a cheaterA cheating nigger
>>320828496Who is going fast?
>>320828928If only our brave troops had killa helmets
>>320828998u sure? that was 15 shots on his helmet? he woulda been dead from concussion by that point. idk senpai you should chill out, review footage, if you have, and cope with the fact that you died. move on. grab a bigger gun next time you wanna hunt big game.
>>320829651I went again and got the same spawn and he was there againThis time I flashed him and put 19 hits into him and he just igolnik'd my head like he didn't even care
>>320829720bring a 50 year old boomstick with a big bullet innit and one shot him. Or, like the cool kids, bring a bigger automatic gun like a FAL or MDR308.
>>320829642Only tranny LARPers maintain wikis, so of course there's made up autism slipped in there
I see you, you little shit.
>couldn't get Killa because that retarded bug that doesn't let you refill your mags
>>320829720>he actually uses 5.56cute
I-is this normal? That doesn't look comfortable.
>literally 0(zero) scavs on woods>sit on a rock for 30 minutes with my thumb up my ass>loot a couple untouched corpses on my way out>enough gear to make it worth my time>casually strolling to outskirts>6 scavs all chirp at once>strafe me in a congo line across the road, spraying wildly>they fuck fuck me up with multiple blacked limbs>go MIA because no painkillers and not enough time to limp to extractfuck woods. fuck every last square inch of that map
>>320831516Unfortunately being USEC is not only abnormal, but extremely uncomfortable. It is also terminal.
>>320831516He's just double jointed
>>320831461Goddamn this raid is filled with rats including me
I wish people with slow PCs would get kicked from the game
>>320831534>because no painkillersDid you forget to bring some?
https://streamable.com/5sbq72was this guy cheating? he walked past me, the second I un-adsed, he spun round like a hawk and locked straight on me. I didn't shoot because I heard his friend running
>>3207750191600 dpi0.2 and 0.2 aimed, i used to downscale dpi to 400 or 800 cause i'm an old cs boomer, but changing dpi's all the time is annoying as fuck even with a macro button on mouse and taking half an hour to drag my pointer across desktop at 400 dpi pissed me off too much
>>32083188780% id say, nobody just immediately goes apeshit over the tiniest ads sound of all timebut why didn't you fire?
what are the best semi-automatics? i don't like spraying and full auto shit, i know it's the meta, but fuck the meta, i wanna click heads.alternatively, what are the best semi-automatics with full auto options for CQC cancer?
>>320831887cheater would have shot you before running up like that, 10:1 he was freelooking to spot you and didnt even hear you ads
>>320831887He just saw you and had delayed reactions, you ain't exactly hiding in that webm.Why didn't you shoot him is the better question.
>>320831965he had a friend with him who was running along the road about 50 metres behind. was going to let them past and extract at power>>320832028SKS is great, but the ammo is underwhelmingADAR is really fun, very moddable, but the good ammo is overpricedSR-25/RFB is extremely fun, m80 is super cheap, but the guns themselves cost a lot and the silencers run you up 50k minimumM1A is probably the best of all but is expensive and requires a bit of modding to make it good
>>320786039works fine on my PCi9-9900K/3090/SSD/64GB
>>320832028dont play semi-auto, its bugged trash
>>320787882what the fuck kind of advice is this, Customs is a cancer arena full of bottlenecks
>>320832150>762 bp>underwhelming>one shots altyn for 800 a popSKS with the new years gift literally denied any sort of 'wipe' progression. tf you talking about?
>>320832335I'd rather just take a gun that runs m80 at 2 dollars a pop on a gun designed to be a DMR
aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa I can't fucking do itCan all the chads just fuck off for a while
>>320831887Sound cue + obvious dude sitting there = get rekd
>>320831661My greedy fatass is gonna die to a scav.
I TRIED TO SNEAK AGAINWHY DO I DO THAT
NEED 4 WHITE BAUBLESPhlyte#1996I'll give you kind words and that toolkit you need
>>320833373And those were the last kills I needed, fun wipe, see you when streets are out.
>>320833805sprinters loudcrouchers slowchad walkers chad walk on
>>320833923Loud = goodLiterally doesn't matter with how much desync and peeker's advantage there is
>>320834092That's entirely wrong
>>320834172No it isn't
>>320834203Yes it is. Your idea that being loud = good is pants on head retarded. The amount of people in this thread who constantly peddle false information then wonder why they suck is astounding.
>>320834261Peek a corner, win a fight. Be loud, scare the rats. Throw grenades into random corners. This is the dumb shit that gives streamniggers 70+% SRs.
>>320834332Oh so you don't know what you're talking about, gotcha
>>320834378Tarkov is not a realistic game. It's CoD with longer respawn times. Doing dumb shit to abuse the netcode gives you a huge advantage. This isn't a debate, this is fact.
>>320834480Tarkov is a game where going slow and listening pays off a lot more than shift + w. There is a time and place for being fast and loud, and slow and patient. I can tell you either don't play the game and only watch streamers, or you play the game and you suck at it.
>>320834480>jUsT aBuSe NeTcOdESuch a coper's meme
>>320834092And peeker's advantage doesn't fucking matter when the bush you run past lights you upThere is a time and a place both for going fast and going quiet, stop trying to autistically place one above the other
>>320834693if you're going to go slow past every bush you see you'll spend there longer than the server is allowed to stay up.
To anyone that's new:If anyone ever says just sprint around and pointfire everyone, they suck at the game and should be ignored.
ESP hack (wallhack for pmc, scav, cultists, bosses, and valuable items such as LEDX,CONTAINERS,KEYCARDS and more ), sound hack, thermal mod(replaces Monstrum 2x32 for Reap-IR thermal) .We are providing proof of the hack working in raid by livestream and screenshots. https://discord.gg/hpkk9BW2bn
>>320834841Not slow slow just walking instead of CLOMPINGSprinting is for when you're exposed
>>320835117stupid nigger kill yourselfget a job
>>320835117Kill yourself you dumb nigger
>>320835117hope your mom dies of covid, cunt.
>>320786039I have a 3570k/970/SSD/16GB, the game runs smooth as silk after I ocd to 4.4ghz, so you shouldnt be having any problems if im not... Kind of a longshot but if you have any of that asmedia shit installed that came with your mobo, uninstall it. Otherwise u must have fucked something in your bios.
>>320813786Brake your arm, don't fix it post raid and just play normally. Or go factory if you want it done faster.How is that impossible? How did you manage to kill scavs with pain? That's the same thing.
>just went in there talked shit and took screenshots to show my homiessnitches get stitches you fucking cucks
>>320835117Ignore those haters, you are important, valid, and loved
Ahem buy Ops-Core products.t. not an Ops-Core sales manager.
>>320835645lol you can sell cheats on tarkov you imbecile
>>320836257Wouldn't these be more effective if they dialled down the marketing speak for one fucking second?Oh wait AI is writing this shit aren't they
>>320835918Fuck you faggot, cheaters get the rope
>>320835129oh yes and guess where you're the most exposed?in bushy wild areas with a thousand angles that are impossible to cover
>>320835645>>320836707Yeah not everywhere is as based as South Korea
The kind of person to hack/cheat in a video game is the same kind of person who doesn't put their cart back after shopping, or cheats on a partner. They are simply incapable of meshing with society and should be euthanized
>>320837139agreed. cheating in online games is a symptom of a ton of other shitty characteristics and they should all be lined up and shot (in minecraft).
>>320837139cant wait to kill you when looting a boss from 300 meters away through 4 trees
>watch tacticool shit like 715 team and garand thumb>play tarkov and other gear queering games>dream at night about killing people in middle eastBut also>unfit>don't own any guns because cucked country>poor so even larping is not an optionWho else feels like i do. I'd easily enlist if i were in America, but where i'm from it's pointless.
>>320833253Shhhhh. You really don't want to bring Customs to the spotlight so just let people stay ignorant.
>>320837598seek help fucking schizo
>>320834092>Loud = goodMy messages screen disagrees.
>>320834480Post KD with a way of proving that it's your profile pic. We will be waiting.
>>320835117If I can't get a taste of the cheat myself I ain't buying you shit no matter how much streams you show me, nerd.Give me a trial and we will talk.
>>320837598meh, war is better enjoyed in vidya than real life anyway, shooting tricked out guns in your back yard or a shooting range would be cool though. having guns available like in NA would be cool if everyone could be cool about it, but there's always some retard shooting up schools or venues ruining the fun for everyone else.
>>320837598You should get fit and then move to some place that isn't America, I say as a gun owning American. Move to a place that is so lawless the police wouldn't notice you having a gun and live the MEA every day in your fortified compound.
>>320837139Good analogy with the shopping cart test.I'd agree but also kinda hope that a lot of them are thirdys just making a living.
>>320834480Post your stats to prove you actually know what you're talking about and you're not just some sour grapes shitter who attributes every death to "abusing netcode" and "random nades"
>>320837598Real war is just sitting in a base in some shithole until nightly mortar bombing #24779 or that one unnoticed IED blows your leg off
>>320839137You don't get to shoot mudslimes? That sucks.
>kill a level 1 and a level 2 within 2 minutes into a Customs raidI don't like this
>>320839137Mortar nerf when.
>>320839194No because ROE
>>320839257>Kill low level>Hide his stuff but know that he probably didnt insureAlways feel bad
>>320839257Stop going to the map the game tells new players to go to then
>finally find a ak74n>aks74nffs fuck off nikita
>>320839495KIBA, the bunker pt 1 reward, sniper scav on woods.All reliable sources.
>>320840087don't forget the weapon racks on reserve or the scav cabin at woods or checkpoint on customs
>>320839257>>320839390>bag has starter food and water bottle
I love the KS-23M!
>>320840875>pop an easy headshot on aloof player moving like he has no clue what he's doing>check his body like 10 minutes later>level 1, he didn't even put away anything from the basic loadout back in his stashI hope he didn't uninstall.
>>320839257>ah damn he only had a kedr and scav backpack, I'm sorry my poor little sweet->Level 43 dogtag
>>320840875one of them had literally nothing at all, the other had the starter MP5 and a few meds>>320841318yeah based on my experience people level 30+ bring shit loot compared to people level 10-29
>hear people crouch walking 30 meters away>don't hear a guy stomping around almost next to me and getting an easy headshot on me despite him being 2 meters away from me on a hill while i'm sitting crouched listening to sound queues How the fuck does this happen.
>>320841432pretty sure those are just the sweaty guys who completed the wipe challenging themselves or waiting for their farms to come fully online to not have any rouble issues for the next half a yearalso a lot of the times these kedrs have good ammo inside so it's not even that bad of a load out
>>320841671Different z levels fuck up sound a lot.
>>320841728>"challenging themselves"my guy, less is more in tarkov. go in with a pistol, head eyes someone, steal all their shit. the odds of fights dragging longer than a couple of bullets are too low and not worth going in heavy.literally guy with museum lookin gun gun with good bullet can and will fuck up the thiccest of the boys.
The game is at it's peak when you go in as a squad of 5 and larp as an actual SF group dying to other PMC groups in an interesting firefights.Prove me wrong, oh wait you can't since it's the actual game design according to BSG&co.
>>320841959>not worth going in heavyWhat do you do with roubles then?
>>320842084>when you go in as a squad of 5might as well play offline, zero challenge if half the PMCs on the map are friendly
>>320842174you have fun with your money. what i was saying is totally from a minmax progression and meta gameplan perspective.
>>320842084hmm based but only because larp
I wish this kino two-tone RSASS wasn't so expensive to run.
Does air filter in hideout thingy let me get more skill XP per raid or just get to the max (cap) faster?
>>320831516I've noticed this before. Since they're most likely reusing the same animation for all rifles, they must've made one that was "one size fits all" and so the IK joint breaks (it would go into negative numbers if you saw the attribute editor in your animation software of choice) and resets. It's part of the eurojank, so I let it slide.
>>320843567gets to cap faster. its good for people that have the patience to run with buckshot at the start.
>>320788361okay cool, i mostly have been doing paca + sks because im still trying to learn the new customs map, it seems the fighting is way more frequent now than it was 2 wipes ago. Every time i spawn in the new southern part of the map i struggle to get out safely. Seems like the loot there is also way way powercreeped compared to the loot on the rest of the map besides the Customs office. I suppose, though, that if im going to bother doing PMC runs, i might as well run good armor, right? Now that I think about it, if i'm just gonna run cheap as dirt loadouts i may as well just do scav runs.
>>320843759Well shit, kinda useless then. Thanks for the info.
>Scav interchange>10 mins on the clock>Two absolute sweaties killed eachother right outside OLI tech store>Have to shoot stamina+adrenaline stims up my ass so I can extract with all that gear.Stamina... Need stamina...
>>320844413>scavin Interchange>Couldn't find anything noteworthy>Decide to extract with the 3 trash I collected>Go out main door because why not>graveyard of PMCs along the road>End up with some good gear and like 4 dog tags
>>320813786>go hatchling to factory>scav rushes you, breaks your arm, you hack him in the head >take his shit and head to nearest gunfire>wait for tremor to set in and just click headsIt's that easy, if I have managed to do it, any shitter can
Come to night factory.
When are we going to get streets of tarkov? I'm already bored with new woods.
>>320793580No, it isnt. Point shooting is a real thing, and its what's done in game when you are not ADS
>>320845620How the fuck did that guy not get aimbotted instantly?Is it something with early raid scavs/raiders having gimped AI?
>>320845824They can be very blind
>>320806869>that guy who is pissy about lending you his survkit after your stomach got blacked by some rat who spawned behind your team which just started rushing land bridge instead of clearing the closest spawns to make sure we won't get fucked in the ass later>when he finally drops the survkit in his backpack outside of a bush so you have to sit with half of your body exposed as the rat keeps pushing, eventually finding you mid animation and killing you, bugging out the survkit so the owner can't pick it back up after killing the rat>starts bitching at you how it's basic knowledge to sit in a bush while doing surgery, even though he doesn't even try to cover you and doesn't hear the rat running up>"oh great and now I can't even use the survkit, since you died with it"next raid>he puts on that lvl4 helmet with visor which doesn't allow you to use headphones>we rush dorms from a good spawn>1 guy pushes closer to get audio, this guy sits in a bush on the hill, I sit 20 meters to the right, with a rock covering my ass>raining>suddenly hear ak spraying right next to me, think it's the deaf tard on my left>"I'm dead?!?!?!?!">jump up and see an ak guy in the bush directly behind him, tap him in the head>"Oh great I'm dead because he didn't hear him coming up">bitchwhatlol.jpg>die myself later because another group pushed us while I was trying to ditch his shitty gear and the other guy just kept pushing into dormsAnd that's why I play solo
>>320846037those guys don't sound like very good friends, guy i play with isnt the best at communicating sometimes but he will always offer to hide my stuff and does not get upset when we die.>oh this guy has a hose you need that right?
>>320846037>tfw all my friends who are good at the game and chill when shit goes wrong have quit the gamesolo sucks dick but it's miles better than playing with bad teammates
>>320846793Based, I bet he puts the shopping cart back and doesn't litter tooPeople need to be more stringent about being friends with nigger tier people
>ended up not even being able to craft the treebros
>>320847705Fuuuuuck I was only missing one red ball to craft a gpu
>>320847705Do you never loot safes?
>>320847705I only have red, you want it? IdgafOr did it just end or something?
WHY HAVENT THEY STILL FIXED THIS FUCKING EXP SCREEN STUCK BUG
>>320847813pretty sure it ended 3h45m ago
>>320847880what, you don't like it when you get one-tapped from nowhere and you get stuck on the XP screen to stew in your fury?
>>320847350people don't put shopping carts back?hes a bit of a spaz has low social skills, he will say something that's correct but in a manner which just upsets people and the choice of different words would make people like him more which can make him quite rude but I'm fine with it I've been on the internet for a long time
>>320848046>people don't put shopping carts back?The bar to clear for caring about others is very low atm
Why are bear players so fucking stupid and ugly?
>>320847803rarely, didn't play much this wipe but ended up getting 3 purples & 3 whitesnever really good a good dorms spawn on customs after I got the keys and woods/interchange isn't that good for safes
>>320847901I found one in the last raid I did so they're still spawning, I also just took that screenshot so you can still craft the tree
>>320833917it doesn't give you gamma container anymore?
>>320848504it never did, if you mean kappa you need to complete every* quest and turn in one of every streamer item; gamma container is EOD only*minus some of the bullshit ones
>>320848342They spawned all over the factory.
>>320848436well it ended the 14th last year i believe, and i've heard it should end on the 14th this year as well, so last day i guess.
>>320848690Why did you do that quest?Is that important?You are just bored after that quest?
>>320848171here you put £1 to unlock the trolley so you put it back to get your £ back
>>320848836Oh I'm not that guy but I assume he's a standard player who isn't going for kappa and now has the best container he can get. Epsilon is a huge upgrade for standard players and the grind for Kappa is long and tedious.
>>320839257>need kills for punisher pt 5>queue customs>spawn on big red parking lot>immediately hear footsteps>bombard the area with nades>search thoroughly, starting from trailerpark extract>find the dude ducked covering in one of those containers>empty my AK mag on him>level 5 with 366 Vepr and geksa ammo>feel like i just murdered a childDon't think I've ever felt as bad killing someone
>imagine being so pathetic you play as a BEAR
>>320847901>>320847813ends in a couple hours at 11pm moscow time. after that time am I fucked if I have something in the middle of crafting and will all my current orbs disappear?
>>320849206Go back to WoW or whatever no one actually cares
>>320849183>spawn at trailerpark>up thru storage>avoiding bushes when you hear 2 steps on wood then a filing cabinet>grenade into the window>1 footstep before it goes offSomeone's gotta be the one to kill them right?
>>320849840holy shit bear players are pathetic
>>320849206>playing a jewsec
>still no females to rape and enslaveyeah nice realism
>>320850325>>320850276enjoy being a slav lover cuckbear are slav enemiesusec are litterally the good side trying to save the world
>>320796804burris tac30 with PEPR mount is less than 30k and a better optic imo. Also has that 3 gun aesthetic to it
>>320850372Belle Delphine crossover when?
>>320850442one side is the dudes hired by their government to investigate into a company breaking laws and going wildthe other is a private army hired to clean up their dirty laundrythere's literally not much more to say about them, it's all in the loading screens, did you even read those?
>>320850530Ask nikkita to change therapist portrait with Belle Delphine cosplaying as therapist.
>>320850598>trusting slav propagandaso you think they are no russian soldiers in ukraine too? lmao do you see RT news all day?
>>320850737would unironically be kino
>looting crackhouse on customs for a while>hear nothing the whole time>all of a sudden lasered from the inner doorwayhacker or am I deaf? I had a headset on and I can't comprehend that I didn't hear him come up to me on the second floor
>>320850740define ukraineif you mean modern ukraine - no, there is none... otherwise that wouldn't be ukraine anymore duh (insert a joke about ukrainian military)if you mean the (((occupied land))) - probably there is, and even if there isn't, the dudes there are armed by russian forces and paid by russian forces so might as well be russian forceslike, what does that change? and what does that have to do with the game or topic at hand? do you think some company who owns a private army and some bleeding-edge biotech secret lab underneath a city doing some experiments and outputting crazy scifi drugs and whose activity lead to entire region of russia (at the very least) being turned into warzone is in the right here?
>>320851169found the RT news reader
>>320816532>runs his stam bar out >gets shot>GOD I HATE HOW YOU GET SHOT AND ALL OF A SUDDEN YOU JUST DONT HAVE ANY STAMINAfucking idiot
>>320850997Slow crouch walk.Stairs sound bug.
>>320851327huh? ok i guess. dunno what you wanted to hear from me, i really wouldn't mind the collapse of current russian government, but ukraine is a joke of a country, and if you think otherwise you better study it's short history some more, how it appeared and formed. same goes for belorussia btw, even moreso. strong eats weak, it's the law of nature, and tiny shithole like ukraine doesn't compare to what russia can put unto it. there's no justified wars, usa does this kinda crap all the time too, so why do you care about those pseudocountries no one in the west knew existed a mere decade ago, but keep silent about all the warcrimes commited by the usa? its all the same shit.
>>320850997z axis sound is fucked big time
>>320816532really wish i could play on usa servers
>>320843372just do the dog tag trade as a treat to yourself every time you save up the 20 lvl 15 tags you need
some adhd fucker and his friend tried to fuck me over at crackhouseshould've worn better armor :^)thanks for reading my blogpost anons
>>320839341the fuck is ROE? nogunsland here, sorry
i have genital herpes and i play escape from tarkov
>>320852976rules of engagement, can't shoot anything without personal approval of some glorified bureaucrat
>>320853497If you don't have ROE shit like that aussie shooting incident will happen every ten minutes.
>>320853801>If you don't have ROE shit like that aussie shooting incident will happen every ten minutessounds good
>>320853801>aussie shooting incident qrd or are you memeing on christchurch?
>>320853945No the one where they chase a random civillian and the aussie SF says "you want me to drop this cunt?" and proceeds to drop the cunt.
>>320853497>can't shoot anything without personal approval of some glorified bureaucratso basically some dude that has probably never been in the field is the only person that can authorize actions that he most likely knows nothing about?
should i get the scav junkbox as soon as possible? i'm currently at 1.6m rubles and lvl 13
>>320837598that pic went straight to my desktop background, thank you
why are bear players like this
fresh bread >>320854631
>>320839257>early morning scav customs run>spawn at crossroads, loot crates and push towards big red>at hole in wall north of big red light up some pscav with a half full kedr i found>wait innabush because i can't hear him moving or coughing (or dying)>some other pscav comes dashing around the corner, kill him with stockless vpo i spawned with>1st pscav comes out of the bushes, mow him down too>turns out the vpo was full of BP, neat>2nd pscav has a suppressed hunter with optic and 5 spare 10rd mags, 1st has an AKMS with 40rd and 30rd mags, all full of BP>loot both pscavs and figure ill do my usual route into construction and extract>cross middle land bridge, notice someone lurking under the actual bridge>keep running as if i didn't notice him but fishhook back to hide in bush>spray him through bushes with AKMS as he tries to peek and find me>it's a level 4 PMC with absolute garbage gear, only loot of note was a FAL with a bunch of 20rd mags, a flash drive, and an ACOGi took his armour and helmet cos i had none, the flash drive and the ACOG and left the rest on him, hopefully he insured the FAL but since he had a crappy army bag and cheapo rig i have a feeling it was a scav loadout