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Leader is a Teachable Perk IconHelp perks.png unique to Dwight Fairfield SurvivorDwight.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
Leader.gif
2,000
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5,000
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4,000Bloodpoints}}
5,000Bloodpoints}}
6,000Bloodpoints}}
Description
You are able to organise a team to cooperate more efficiently.
  • Increases the Action speeds of other SurvivorsIconHelpLoading survivor.png in Healing, Sabotaging, Unhooking, Cleansing, Opening, and Unlocking by 15/20/25 % while they are within 8 metres of your location.
  • This effect lingers for 15 seconds when leaving Leader's range.

Leader does not stack with other instances of itself.

Icon Description
Teachable leader.png
Unlocking this Perk makes it available in the Bloodweb of all Survivors
You are able to organise a team to cooperate more efficiently.
  • Increases the Action speeds of other Survivors in Healing, Sabotaging, Unhooking, Cleansing, Opening, and Unlocking by Several Percent while they are within 8 metres of your location.
  • This effect lingers for 15 seconds when leaving Leader's range.

Leader does not stack with other instances of itself.

May be unlocked in the Shrine of Secrets or in Dwight's Bloodweb at Level 40


History

Version 1.0.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks leader.png 3 % 6 % 9 % You're able to organise a team to cooperate more efficiently.

Increases the other Survivors' Repair, Healing and Sabotage speed by 3/6/9 % when they are within 8 metres of range from you.

Version 2.3.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks leader.png 3 % 6 % 9 % You're able to organise a team to cooperate more efficiently.

Increases the other Survivors' Repair, Healing, Sabotage, Unhooking, Cleansing, Opening Exit Gates, and Chest Search speeds by 3/6/9 % when they are within 8 metres of range from you.

Once out of range, this effect persists for 15 seconds.

Version 2.5.0

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks leader.png 15 % 20 % 25 % You're able to organise a team to cooperate more efficiently.

Increases the other Survivors' Healing, Sabotage, Unhooking, Cleansing, Opening Exit Gates, and Chest Search speeds by 15/20/25 % when they are within 8 metres of range from you.

Survivors can only be affected by one Leader effect at a time.

This effect persists on other Survivors for 15 seconds after leaving the Leader's effective Perk range.


Change Log

Patch 2.3.0

  • Buff: made the effect persist for 15 seconds once out of range.
  • Updated description to list all affected interaction speeds.

Patch 2.5.0

  • Buff: increased the percentages to 15/20/25 %.
  • Nerf: no longer affects Repair speeds.
  • Nerf: no longer stacks with other instances of Leader.


Calculations

Leader functions by increasing the default Action speed (1 c/s) by +0.15 c/s / +0.2 c/s / +0.25 c/s:

Action Default Action Time
(1 c/s)
Leader I
(1.15 c/s)
Leader II
(1.2 c/s)
Leader III
(1.25 c/s)
Opening 20 seconds ~17.39 seconds ~16.66 seconds 16 seconds
Healing 16 seconds ~13.91 seconds ~13.33 seconds 12.8 seconds
Cleansing 14 seconds ~12.17 seconds ~11.66 seconds 11.2 seconds
Unlocking 10 seconds ~8.7 seconds ~8.33 seconds 8 seconds
Sabotaging 3 seconds ~2.61 seconds 2.5 seconds 2.4 seconds
Unhooking 1 second ~0.87 seconds ~0.833 seconds 0.8 seconds


Trivia

  • Up to Patch 2.5.0, Leader featured the following flavour text: "Listen to me if you don't wanna end up on a Hook." — Dwight Fairfield


Video

Cleansing a Hex Totem within the Leader range Unlocking a Chest within the Leader range


Gallery

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