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Hex: Thrill of the Hunt is a General Perk IconHelp perks.png for Killers IconHelpLoading killer.png.

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
A Hex rooting its power on hope.

The false hope of Survivors fills you with excitement and strengthens your Totems.

For each Totem remaining in the environment, Hex: Thrill of the Hunt gains 1 Token.

  • Survivors suffer from a stack-able 8/9/10 % Action Speed penalty per Token to Cleansing and Blessing, up to a maximum of 40/45/50 %.
  • Grants a stack-able 10 % bonus BloodpointsIconHelp bloodpoints.png for actions in the HunterDailyRitualIcon hunter.png Category per Token, up to a maximum of 50 %.

The Hex effects persist as long as the related Hex TotemIconHelpLoading totem.png is standing.


History

Version 1.3.1

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks hexThrillOfTheHunt.png 4 %

4 %

6 %

7 %

8 %

10 %

A Hex rooting its power on hope. The false hope of Survivors fills you with excitement and strengthens your Totems. When a Survivor is rescued from a Hook at least 24 metres away, Thrill of the Hunt receives a Token up to a maximum of 5.
  • Gain 4/6/8 % more Bloodpoints for actions in the Hunter Category for each Token.
  • Survivors' cleansing speed is reduced by 4/7/10 % for each Token.

The Hex effects persist as long as the related Hex Totem is standing.

Version 1.5.2

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks hexThrillOfTheHunt.png 6 %

4 %

8 %

5 %

10 %

6 %

A Hex rooting its power on hope. The false hope of Survivors fills you with excitement and strengthens your Totems. For each Dull Totem and Hex Totem remaining on the Map gain a Token.

Gain 6/8/10 % more Bloodpoints for actions in the Hunter Category for each Token. Survivors' cleansing speed is reduced by 4/5/6 % for each Token. Gain a notification when someone starts working on a Hex Totem.

The Hex effects persist as long as the related Hex Totem is standing.

Version 2.6.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks hexThrillOfTheHunt.png 4 % 5 % 6 % A Hex rooting its power on hope. The false hope of Survivors fills you with excitement and strengthens your Totems. For each Dull Totem and Hex Totem remaining on the Map gain a Token.

Gain 10 % more Bloodpoints for actions in the Hunter Category for each Token. Survivors' cleansing speed is reduced by 4/5/6 % for each Token. Gain a notification when someone starts working on a Hex Totem.

The Hex effects persist as long as the related Hex Totem is standing.

Version 5.3.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks hexThrillOfTheHunt.png 8 % 9 % 10 % A Hex rooting its power on hope.

The false hope of Survivors fills you with excitement and strengthens your Totems.

For each Totem remaining in the environment, Hex: Thrill of the Hunt gains 1 Token.

  • Survivors suffer from a stack-able 8/9/10 % Action Speed penalty per Token to Cleansing and Blessing, up to a maximum of 40/45/50 %.
  • Grants a stack-able 10 % bonus Bloodpoints for actions in the Hunter Category per Token, up to a maximum of 50 %.
The Hex effects persist as long as the related Hex Totem is standing.


Change Log

Patch 1.5.0

  • Quality of Life: removed the Hook Save condition required to obtain a Token.
    • Quality of Life: Tokens will be applied for all remaining Totems IconHelpLoading totem.png on the Map.
  • Quality of Life: The Killer will receive a noise notification when a Survivor starts cleansing any Hex Totem.

Patch 1.5.2

  • Buff: increased the Bloodpoint Bonus gains to 6/8/10 % per Token.
  • Nerf: decreased the Cleansing Time penalty to 4/5/6 % per Token.

Patch 2.6.0

  • Buff: changed the Bloodpoint Bonus gains to 10 % across all Tiers.

Patch 5.3.0

  • Buff: added an additional effect to slow the Blessing speed of Survivors.
  • Buff: increased the Cleansing Time penalty to 8/9/10 %
  • Nerf: removed the notification when a Survivor starts Cleansing a Hex Totem.


Calculations

Tier, Token Penalty Cleansing/Blessing speed Cleansing/Blessing Time Hex Blessing speed Hex Blessing time
Default 0 % 1 c/s 14 seconds 0.5 c/s 28 seconds
III, 1 -10 % 0.9 c/s ~15.55 seconds 0.45 c/s ~31.11 seconds
III, 2 -20 % 0.8 c/s 17.5 seconds 0.4 c/s 35 seconds
III, 3 -30 % 0.7 c/s 20 seconds 0.35 c/s 40 seconds
III, 4 -40 % 0.6 c/s ~23.33 seconds 0.3 c/s ~46.66 seconds
III, 5 -50 % 0.5 c/s 28 seconds 0.25 c/s 56 seconds


Trivia

  • Hex: Thrill of the Hunt can regain Tokens if a cleansed Totem is rekindled with Hex: Pentimento IconPerks hexPentimento.png.
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