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Boon: Shadow Step is a Unique Perk IconHelp perks.png belonging to Mikaela ReidSurvivorMikaela.png.
Prestige Mikaela Reid to Prestige 1, 2, 3 respectively to unlock Tier I, Tier II, Tier III of Boon: Shadow Step for all other Characters.

Icon Cost
4,000IconHelp bloodpoints.png
5,000IconHelp bloodpoints.png
6,000IconHelp bloodpoints.png
A Boon that conceals the truth.

Press and hold the Active Ability button near a Dull or Hex Totem to bless it and create a Boon TotemIconHelpLoading totem.png.
Soft chimes ring out within a radius of 24 metres.

Survivors inside the Boon Totem's range benefit from the following effects:

  • Scratch MarksIconHelp scratchMarks.png are suppressed.
  • AurasIconHelp auras.png are hidden from The Killer.
    • Both effects linger for 2/3/4 seconds after leaving the Boon Totem's range.
You can only bless one Totem at a time.
All equipped Boon Perks are active on the same Boon Totem.

"Stick to the shadows and cover your tracks." — Mikaela Reid


  • If a Pebble (Diversion IconPerks diversion.png) is thrown inside the Boon: Shadow Step's radius, the Pebble's Scratch Marks will be hidden.


A Survivor leaving no Scratch Marks while within the Boon: Shadow Step radius