Showing posts from March, 2018

Tarkov Weekly #003

The first piece of news is this device tweeted by the developers. It looks like an IR scope that can be connected to your weapon's scope so you can peek around corners without exposing yourself.

And it appears to be the Ratnik IR device presented in this clip. However I hope the device will not be Team Fortress 2 nerfed like the ReapIR scope. Because this device is supposed to have 1.2 kilometers range and far more than 10 fps.

Or It could also be the PN21K device.

Speaking of the ReapIR, it was nerfed for no apparent reason other than player "OP fears" and this is a dangerous trend, weapons in tarkov being "balanced" by use of their specifications. That should never happen in a game like Tarkov. The device should be as close as possible to real life, and only availability should be a balancing mechanism. Because the developers promised us "maximum possible realism". So, either give us the weapons and items with all their realistic flaws and advanta…

Survey March 2018

Wird geladen...

Tarkov Weekly #002

Let's start with the netcode not yet working as intended. In the clip linked below you can see the game still has issues with people getting hit in the head and walking away if the shooter dies faster.Player surviving headshot

The problem appears to be most visible when fast-firing weapons are involved. Especially if the shooter dies quickly after firing, the shots appear not to count. (The client still sees the impacts instantly, because of client side prediction, however this is not the same is happening on the server.)

We hacked a security camera in the BSG netcode programming office.

 Loot Economy

Statement by PR
This is an interesting outlook for the game, because requiring barter items instead of cash to buy things will push players towards interacting with the game world more beyond shooting players and scavs. It rewards players taking time and risk to search for barter items.This explains the vast amount of barter items with no apparent ingame effect beyond being a …

Market Watch

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