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.
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- (SURV) Knife
- (SURV) Goggles
- (SURV) |Q| Piercing Bullets+
- (SURV) |P| Mutation Shield (Expires)*
- (SURV) Guardian Moustachio+
- (SURV) Group morale / Anger Ignition+
- (SURV) General Tank Handler
- (SURV) |V| Crush resistance
- (SURV) Deadly Shove
- (SURV) Adrenaline Area Booster
- (SURV) Hidden Magnum+
- (SURV) |E| Flaming Sword+
- (SURV) Adrenaline Run / Speedy Water*
- (SURV) Witch Hunter
- (SURV) |E| Knife Recycle
- (SURV) Hunting Reward+
Buff Enhancements Used:
- |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)
- Guardian Recharger: Guardian Moustachio recharges 4 minutes after activating. (Guardian Moustachio)
- Pocket Magnum: You will spawn with a Magnum instead of a normal pistol. (Hidden Magnum)
- Searing Flames: Flaming Sword now bypasses fire immunity (Coop Only). (|E| Flaming Sword)
- |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>
- 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.
- 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!