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Infectious Fright is a Teachable Perk IconHelp perks.png unique to The Plague IconHelpLoading plague.png. It can be unlocked for all other Characters from Level 35 onwards:

Descriptions may vary from their in-game version for reasons explained here.
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Icon Cost
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2000
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5,000
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4,000Bloodpoints}}
5,000Bloodpoints}}
6,000Bloodpoints}}
Description
The cries of the unfaithful make your heart leap.

Whenever a Survivor is put into the Dying State IconHelp dying.png by any means, all other Survivors within your Terror Radius IconHelp terrorRadius.png will scream and reveal their current location to you for 4/5/6 seconds.

"Horror overcomes the heart of infidels who cry at the feet of the fallen." — (Hymn of Praise, 11.4)
Icon Teachable Description
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5,000

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Unlocking this Perk makes it available in the Bloodweb of all Killers

The cries of the unfaithful make your heart leap.

Whenever a Survivor is put into the Dying State by any means, all other Survivors within your Terror Radius will scream and reveal their current location to you for several seconds.

"Horror overcomes the heart of infidels who cry at the feet of the fallen." (Hymn of Praise, 11.4)

May be unlocked in the Shrine of Secrets or in The Plague's Bloodweb at Level 35.


History

Version 2.6.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks infectiousFright.png 4 seconds 5 seconds 6 seconds The cries of the unfaithful make your heart leap.

Any Survivors that are within the Killer's Terror Radius while another Survivor is put into the Dying State with a Basic Attack will yell and reveal their current location to the Killer for 4/5/6 seconds.

Version 3.1.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks infectiousFright.png 4 seconds 5 seconds 6 seconds The cries of the unfaithful make your heart leap.

Any Survivors that are within the Killer's Terror Radius while another Survivor is put into the Dying State by any means will yell and reveal their current location to the Killer for 4/5/6 seconds.


Change Log

Patch 3.1.0

  • Buff: removed the Basic Attack condition
    • Infectious Fright now triggers whenever a Survivor is put into the Dying State by any means.

Patch 3.4.0

  • Nerf (undocumented): no longer affects Survivors that are hiding in Lockers.

Trivia

  • During play-testing, Infectious Fright was called "Shit Your Pants".
  • Survivors within the Terror Radius generated by Dark Devotion IconPerks darkDevotion.png are affected by Infectious Fright.
  • Survivors hiding in Lockers IconHelp lockers.png are unaffected by Infectious Fright.
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