Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 5 (BaBS)

Dec 9, 2018
Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 5 (BaBS)
  • Recommended Survivor VS Buff Set 5 (BaBS V2.4.10)

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    This Buff Set is situated more towards a balanced approach overall against the infected.

    Balanced VS <top>

    Buffs:
    1. (SURV) Knife
    2. (SURV) Goggles
    3. (SURV) |Q| Piercing Bullets+
    4. (SURV) |P| Mutation Shield (Expires)*
    5. (SURV) Guardian Moustachio+
    6. (SURV) Group morale / Anger Ignition+
    7. (SURV) General Tank Handler
    8. (SURV) |V| Crush resistance
    9. (SURV) Deadly Shove
    10. (SURV) Adrenaline Area Booster
    11. (SURV) Hidden Magnum+
    12. (SURV) |E| Flaming Sword+
    13. (SURV) Adrenaline Run / Speedy Water*
    14. (SURV) Witch Hunter
    15. (SURV) |E| Knife Recycle
    16. (SURV) Hunting Reward+

    Buff Enhancements Used:
    1. |E| Armor Piercing Bullets: Shots may reduce more Tank armor, Flesh armor or Barrier health. Bonus reduction is equal to the weapon's bonus damage per shot. All weapons except AWP/Scout have 1/3 chance to activate. (|Q| Piercing Bullets)
    2. Guardian Recharger: Guardian Moustachio recharges 4 minutes after activating. (Guardian Moustachio)
    3. Pocket Magnum: You will spawn with a Magnum instead of a normal pistol. (Hidden Magnum)
    4. Searing Flames: Flaming Sword now bypasses fire immunity (Coop Only). (|E| Flaming Sword)
    5. |E| Trusted Consumer: When at maximum chance, you can buy from the Bounty Menu with insufficient bounty if you have at least 50% of the required cost, putting you into negative bounty. <Cannot be used on items in the Miscellaneous category>

    Notes: <top>
    • If you are in any map which has a body of water, you can sap out the Adrenaline Run Buff for the Speedy Water Buff.

    Weapons used in this buff set:
    • Any Primary Weapon
    • Combat Knife, Fire Axe, Katana, Machete

    Benefits of this buff set: <top>
    • Knife: Gives you 1 knife that can be used to release yourself from an SI attack once. Your knife can be used after 1 second of being pinned, by pressing ZOOM button.
    • Goggles: Obtain goggles that protect you from bile. Buff includes "Cheap Goggles" buff effect.
    • |Q| Piercing Bullets: Upon shooting the same Special Infected/Tank, +1% increased damage/bullet (+2% with Hunting Rifle/Single Pistol and +3% with Magnum pistol, AWP or Scout sniper rifles). Effect resets when changing target, changing weapon, or reloading. With shotguns, chance to gain 1% per pellet, chance = 75% - (weapon tier * pellet count). <Max bonus: +150%>
    • |P| Mutation Shield (Expires): Protection against Mutation Bad Status Effect.
    • Guardian Moustachio: Gives 5 seconds of moustachio bless if lethal damage is taken. <Works only once per round>
    • Group morale: -1% reduced damage taken for every other survivor alive.
    • Anger Ignition: On Infected hitting you, 1% chance to ignite everything around you. <Your teammates receive 1HP fire damage from this> <Incompatible with Enhanced Anger Ignition>
    • General Tank Handler: -0.12% reduced damage taken from tanks x current level. <Max buff defense percent: 90%>
    • |V| Crush resistance: -1 to 50% less damage taken from tanks while incapacitated depending on current HP. Higher current incap HP = more damage reduction.
    • Deadly Shove: Shoves instantly kill special infected. Works 3 times after the round starts. It recharges once every 3 minutes in COOP only.

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    • Adrenaline Area Booster: You can shove the ground to consume your adrenaline. Gives all survivors in 300 units +10% movement speed bonus, +3 HP/s for 15 seconds and 5 seconds of adrenaline. <Effect cannot be renewed until it wears off> <15 second cooldown>
    • Hidden Magnum: On incapacitation, gives you magnum instead of a pistol.
    • |E| Flaming Sword: Sets your sword on fire. Melee hits ignite and deal mixture of fire and melee damage to infected hit. <Works only with the Katana, Machete, Golf Club and Combat Knife>
    • Adrenaline Run: While at least 1 tank is alive, infinite adrenaline effect. <✖ Survival>
    • Speedy Water: Increased speed while in water.
    • Witch Hunter: +20% more damage dealt and -25% less damage taken against witches.
    • |E| Knife Recycle: You can keep knifes used against smokers. <Requires Knife Buff> <Works only once in versus>
    • Hunting Reward: On each special infected kill, +2% chance to get +1 additional bounty on bounty earning action. <Max: 30%>

    Tips for effectively using this buff set: <top>
    • You have a variety of buffs to use to your advantage. Be sure to survive if you want to be helpful to your team!