Escape From Tarkov

Discussion in 'Video Game and Fantasy Football Board' started by You, Jan 14, 2020.

  1. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    I’ve been enjoying the sheer terror of learning everything, and have only really played Woods, Customs, and Factory.

    Anybody playing this game?
     
  2. Odin

    Odin Sorry, I'm autistic.
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    no and you cant make me
     
  3. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    Lol don’t do it, there’s an option to spend more money on the edition with more stuff. Don’t do it!
     
  4. jplaYa

    jplaYa CHAMPZY/SMOLTZY/CHELSEA
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    I have it and have played it some...all solo like a year ago. It was hard.
    Looking forward to getting back into it though, especially with other people as it seems more fun for me when playing in groups.
     
  5. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    Though, I must legitimately be a scavenger in real life, because I don’t mind waiting for most of the game to scavenge the remains after most everyone escapes or dies. Sorry, lehmanspeed
     
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  6. jplaYa

    jplaYa CHAMPZY/SMOLTZY/CHELSEA
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    Haha yeah. I spent my first few games dying with full load outs because I couldn’t figure out where exits were
     
  7. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    Same here.

    Now I just play with a map constantly up on my second screen.
     
  8. jplaYa

    jplaYa CHAMPZY/SMOLTZY/CHELSEA
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    Link your map. When I get back from out of town I’m gonna have to do the same.
     
  9. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    Customs

    This is a good Customs map, very thorough. The only loot it doesn’t show are the hidden stashes. Those you can see in the following link:

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    Woods
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    This is a good map for both loot, exits, and those hidden stashes.

    Factory

    For factory, I tend to wait until the PMC is done drawing in and killing all the scavs. I typically keep an out eye for other User scavs and PMC’s, but I wait it out.

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  10. jplaYa

    jplaYa CHAMPZY/SMOLTZY/CHELSEA
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    First raid in .12.
    Spawn on customs near the guard tower across from the big warehouse.

    Sneak climb the stairs, hear voices and get domed before I got to the top and before I saw anyone.

    play time: 1 min 13 seconds.

    FEELS GREAT TO BE BACK
     
  11. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    Life in Tarkov is exciting, especially that 20 minute scav timeout.
     
  12. Odin

    Odin Sorry, I'm autistic.
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    which version should i buy
     
  13. jplaYa

    jplaYa CHAMPZY/SMOLTZY/CHELSEA
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    Depends. EOD has the most to help you get started plus the bigger gamma case (case that lets you keep loot even if you die). It’s a 3x3. The 2x2 comes with the rest.

    you could always just buy the 2x2 and then upgrade to EOD if you really love the game. The upgrade is just the difference in cost however you have to reset your account (basically a hard wipe). Rumor is the next hard wipe is in May. I’m going to upgrade to EOD and wipe my account in February when they have a flash sale (Feb 23). That’s the anniversary of the game.
     
  14. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    I bought the EOD version and have not regretted it. In fact, it might be the first game I actually consider streaming
     
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  15. jplaYa

    jplaYa CHAMPZY/SMOLTZY/CHELSEA
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    Yeah I’m gonna upgrade in February. Hopefully the sale price is pretty nice
     
  16. Odin

    Odin Sorry, I'm autistic.
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    i bought the poo version. youre welcome
     
  17. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    Nice, what’s your name on there?
     
  18. Odin

    Odin Sorry, I'm autistic.
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    ihatevideogames
     
  19. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    I’ll send you a request after this game
     
  20. jplaYa

    jplaYa CHAMPZY/SMOLTZY/CHELSEA
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    J2tp or j2thep

    can’t remember which

    I’m not on a ton during the week though but would love to duo or trio if/when I can
     
  21. Gin Buckets

    Gin Buckets Well-Known Member
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    Watched some streams. Left confused but impressed. Game looks big tough.
     
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  22. You

    You Gold Jacket, green jacket, who gives a shit. Ogre.
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    It’s a wonderfully exciting, terrifying, and difficult game. Maps take time and some spatial awareness to learn, but man, escaping successfully is a great feeling
     
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  23. backinblack23

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    So what’s the concept of the game? I’ve watched a few streams and they go around collecting loot then try to get to a extract zone. Are you picking up loot to craft certain things, do you want to get kills like PUBG to get more tokens? Looks cool just don’t really get the concept. Someone dumb it down for me please.