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Hex: Pentimento is a Unique PerkIconHelp perksIconHelp perksIconHelp perks belonging to The ArtistIconHelpLoading artistIconHelpLoading artistIconHelpLoading artist.
Prestige The Artist to Prestige 1, 2, 3 respectively to unlock Tier I, Tier II, Tier III of Hex: Pentimento for all other Characters.

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You reveal the true power of the Totems, hidden within their remains.

You can perform a ritual on a cleansed Totem to resurrect it as a Rekindled Totem.
For each Rekindled Totem active at the same time, Hex: Pentimento gains an additional effect:

  • 1 Totem: reduces all Survivors' Repair speed by 20/25/30 %.
  • 2 Totems: reduces all Survivors' Healing speed by 20/25/30 %.
  • 3 Totems: reduces all Survivors' Recovery speed from being downed by 20/25/30 %.
  • 4 Totems: reduces all Survivors' Exit Gate Opening speed by 20/25/30 %.
  • 5 Totems: all Totems are permanently blocked by The EntityIconHelp entityIconHelp entityIconHelp entity.

When a Rekindled Totem is cleansed, its remains are consumed by The Entity and it cannot be rekindled.

"Though a pentimento is an inherently concealed piece of art, there is something to be said of the desire to discover that which is beyond." — A Guide to Art & Process (1961)


  • Boon Totems that were destroyed with Shattered HopeIconPerks shatteredHopeIconPerks shatteredHopeIconPerks shatteredHope can be immediately rekindled with Hex: Pentimento.
  • Survivors are unable to bless a Rekindled Totem, the only available interaction for them is cleansing it.


Survivor cleansing a Dull Totem to make the white Aura appear Rekindling a Totem