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Escape From Tarkov Patch 0.12.8 Goes Live

Adrian Werner, 24 October 2020, 19:10

Battlestate released update 0.12.8.9457 for Escape from Tarkov. It offers additional type of bleeding, compass and a lot of new items and weapons.

Future of Escape from Tarkov - Hand Compass and Personalized Vests

Milosz Szubert, 24 August 2020, 18:34

Nikita Bujanow from Battlestate Games published a post on Reddit, in which he describes the state of development of Escape from Tarkov. We learned, among other things, that with patch 12.8, a handheld compass will appear in the game, which cannot be stolen.

More Human-like Bots in Escape from Tarkov 12.7

Darius Matusiak, 27 July 2020, 12:47

AI behaving like live players? EfT is taking a step in that direction. The new patch also enlarges the map and adds a system for reporting suspicious behavior.

Escape from Tarkov - Player Influx After the Big Patch

Adrian Werner, 01 June 2020, 12:17

Battlestate Games boasted of a new activite record in Escape from Tarkov - over 200 thousand people played the game simultaneously.

Escape From Tarkov - Ban Wave After New Update

Czarus, 31 May 2020, 19:42

Battlestate Games, developer of Escape from Tarkov, boasted on Twitter of more than 3000 banned accounts. This took place right after a new update for the game and a global wipe of player progress.

Escape from Tarkov Gets Wiped Today; Will CAPTCHAs Stop Cheaters?

Darius Matusiak, 28 May 2020, 14:01

Escape from Tarkov will receive a major update today, 0.12.6. In addition to resetting all progress, the biggest changes will affect EfT's trading system.

Future of Escape from Tarkov is a New Faction and Huge Urban Map

Darius Matusiak, 08 May 2020, 11:10

A lot of novelties is coming to Escape from Tarkov. The biggest ones are a huge urban map called Streets of Tarkov and a new faction of opponents - cultists.

Special Weekend Offer on Escape from Tarkov

Milosz Szubert, 06 May 2020, 17:11

On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe, Battlestate Games prepared a special offer for Escape from Tarkov. Access to the early version of the popular MMO shooter will be available from May 7 to 9 with discounts starting from 20%.

Escape from Tarkov - Things You Should Remember Before the Wipe Comes

Darius Matusiak, 04 May 2020, 19:47

In May, Escape from Tarkov players will have to experience another periodical reset of their progress. Along with it, huge changes in the game's economy are inbound.

Escape from Tarkov - High Ping Will Eventually Kick You From the Server

Adrian Werner, 03 April 2020, 16:15

Fans of Escape from Tarkov will finally see changes in the functioning of servers. From now on they will be kicking players with too high ping. Not only is this supposed to increase the gameplay comfort of EfT, but it should also reduce the number of cheaters.

Escape from Tarkov Devs Prioritize Optimization and Bug Fixing

Milosz Szubert, 18 March 2020, 14:10

The representative of Battlestate Games announced update 0.12.5 for Escape from Tarkov. It will focus on optimization and bug fixes. The patch will probably debut in April.

Escape from Tarkov Cheaters Outraged At Bans

Milosz Szubert, 12 March 2020, 19:47

Battlestate Games fixed a security gap on EfT servers that enabled cheaters to freely loot equipment. People using the cheat were banned, and they didn't quite like it.

Escape from Tarkov's In-game Currency Trade Booming on eBay

Milosz Szubert, 11 March 2020, 14:19

eBay and other auction sites have seen a flood of ads offering sale of in-game currency used in Escape from Tarkov for real money. Players are asking not to use them as they encourage hacking of the title.

Escape from Tarkov - Player Captures Invisible Cheater Picking up Loot

Milosz Szubert, 20 February 2020, 18:18

Players are taking notice of cheaters in EFT. An interesting video apperead on Reddit, showing an invisible player plundering a room. The creators assure that appropriate measures are being taken against such behaviour.

Number of Escape from Tarkov Players Continues to Grow

Milosz Szubert, 18 February 2020, 13:55

During a recent dev stream, a representative of Battlestate Games boasted that in the second weekend of February the number of people simultaneously playing the online shooter Escape from Tarkov reached 200 thousand. This is more than Destiny 2 or Monster Hunter: World on Steam.

Escape from Tarkov Still Leads Among Twitch Games

Paul Wozniak, 03 February 2020, 13:27

Despite the end of the advertisement campaign of Escape from Tarkov on Twitch, the game is still among the most popular titles on the platform. In January, it was the third most popular category and recorded a two-percent increase.

Escape from Tarkov's Records Popularity Explosion on Twitch

Darius Matusiak, 02 January 2020, 12:27

Escape from Tarkov is now more likely to be viewed on Twitch than League of Legends or Fortnite. But there's a reason for that.

Escape from Tarkov closed beta starting next month

luckie, 27 June 2017, 20:43

All who pre-ordered Escape from Tarkov will be invited for the game's closed beta starting next month. See what the move to the next stage means for the existing players.

Escape from Tarkov technical alpha is live, see how to get in

luckie, 09 August 2016, 14:10

Escape from Tarkov is currently being alpha tested. In order to participate in the closed alpha you need to have pre-ordered the game and filled some forms.

Escape from Tarkov on a 15-minute long gameplay video

Meehow, 23 June 2016, 13:45

Watch a 15-minute long gameplay footage from Escape from Tarkov, a first-person shooter by Battlestate Games.

Escape from Tarkov closed alpha date revealed

Meehow, 06 June 2016, 16:56

Battlestate Games has revealed the launch date for Escape from Tarkov closed alpha testing. The alpha is going to start this summer.

Watch Escape from Tarkov official gameplay stream

luckie, 19 May 2016, 10:52

The official Escape from Tarkov gameplay stream has ended several hours ago, but you can still watch it in full-length on YouTube. In the video, the developers from Battlestate Games present some exploration, multiplayer combat, and more.

Escape from Tarkov skill system in detail

luckie, 12 April 2016, 14:40

New details have emerged about Escape from Tarkov's skill system. Players will learn and develop in-game abilities as they use them, but forget them if neglected.

Escape from Tarkov gets a no commentary alpha gameplay video

luckie, 30 March 2016, 23:17

Escape from Tarkov has just got a new gameplay video this time with no commentary. Thanks to that fact, we can fully appreciate the game's sound effects, which greatly contribute to the overall atmosphere.

Escape from Tarkov dev diary showing off incredibly detailed models

luckie, 26 February 2016, 15:37

One of the greatest strengths of Escape from Tarkov is its graphics. In the latest dev diary the creators talk about how they make great-looking visual assets.

Escape from Tarkov approximate system requirements revealed

luckie, 18 January 2016, 16:05

Escape from Tarkov approximate system requirements were revealed and turned up to be lower than expected. Besides, the game is not yet fully optimized.

Escape from Tarkov available for pre-ordering

luckie, 30 December 2015, 10:57

MMO shooter Escape from Tarkov is now available for pre-ordering on its official website. Each of the several pre-order editions offer access to closed beta.

Escape from Tarkov new details emerged; closed beta starts early 2016

luckie, 10 December 2015, 13:44

Some new tasty details emerged on Escape from Tarkov, a story-driven MMO with elements of FPS/TPS and RPG. The game will launch on Steam in its entirety in the second quarter of 2016.

Escape from Tarkov is a Russian response to The Division

luckie, 24 November 2015, 15:12

Escape from Tarkov is an upcoming PC MMO shooter with emphasis on story and survival elements. Teams of players will fight in an open environment of an abandoned, devastated city.