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Dark Devotion is a Teachable Perk IconHelp perks.png unique to The Plague IconHelpLoading plague.png. It can be unlocked for all other Characters from Level 40 onwards:

Descriptions may vary from their in-game version for reasons explained here.
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Icon Cost
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2,000
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5,000
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4,000Bloodpoints}}
5,000Bloodpoints}}
6,000Bloodpoints}}
Description
The display of your Powers creates a whirlwind of panic that spreads throughout the land.

You become obsessed with one Survivor.
Hitting the ObsessionIconHelp obsession.png with a Basic Attack causes them to emit a Terror RadiusIconHelp terrorRadius.png of 32 metres for the next 20/25/30 seconds.

  • You are granted the UndetectableIconStatusEffects undetectable.png Status Effect.
  • The Obsession hears their own Terror Radius.

You can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.
"And terror shall take hold of a defiant non-believer, who shall falsely announce my arrival." — (The Tablet of Adiris, 48.9)

Icon Description
Teachable darkDevotion.png
Unlocking this Perk makes it available in the Bloodweb of all Killers

The display of your Powers creates a whirlwind of panic that spreads throughout the land.

You become obsessed with one Survivor.

Hitting the Obsession with a Basic Attack causes them to emit a Terror Radius of 32 metres for the next several seconds.

  • You are granted the Undetectable Status Effect.
  • The Obsession hears their own Terror Radius.

You can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.

"And terror shall take hold of a defiant non-believer, who shall falsely announce my arrival." (The Tablet of Adiris, 48.9)

May be unlocked in the Shrine of Secrets or in The Plague's Bloodweb at Level 40.


History

Version 2.6.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks darkDevotion.png 60 seconds 45 seconds 30 seconds The display of your Powers creates a whirlwind of panic that spreads throughout the land.

You become obsessed with one Survivor. Hitting the Obsession with your basic attack causes the Obsession to emit a Terror Radius of 32 metres for 20 seconds. During that time, your Terror Radius is reduced to 0 metres.

This effect can only be triggered once every 60/45/30 seconds. The Obsession hears the Terror Radius they emit for the duration.

The Killer can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.

Version 3.1.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks darkDevotion.png 20 seconds 25 seconds 30 seconds The display of your Powers creates a whirlwind of panic that spreads throughout the land.

You become obsessed with one Survivor. Hitting the Obsession with your basic attack causes the Obsession to emit a Terror Radius of 32 metres for 20/25/30 seconds. During that time, your Terror Radius is reduced to 0 metres.

The Obsession hears the Terror Radius they emit for the duration.

The Killer can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.


Change Log

Patch 3.1.0

  • Buff: removed the cool-down of 60/45/30 seconds.
  • Buff: changed the Obsession's Terror Radius duration to 20/25/30 seconds across the three Tiers.

Patch 3.4.0


Trivia

  • Any effects triggered by the presence of a Terror Radius will be triggered by the Obsession affected by Dark Devotion.
    • If The Doctor IconHelpLoading doctor.png uses Static Blast while Dark Devotion is active, Survivors within the Obsession's Terror Radius will receive a shock.
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