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Overcome is a Unique Perk IconHelp perks.png belonging to Jonah VasquezSurvivorJonah.png.
Prestige Jonah Vasquez to Prestige 1, 2, 3 respectively to unlock Tier I, Tier II, Tier III of Overcome for all other Characters.

Icon Cost
4,000IconHelp bloodpoints.png
5,000IconHelp bloodpoints.png
6,000IconHelp bloodpoints.png
You have calculated how much energy you can risk to expend.
  • Whenever you become injured, you retain the Movement Speed burst for 2 additional seconds.

Overcome causes the ExhaustedIconStatusEffects exhausted.png Status Effect for 60/50/40 seconds.
Overcome cannot be used when Exhausted.

"After careful analysis, we are getting the hell out of here!" — Jonah Vasquez


  • The default On-hit Sprint lasts for 1.8 seconds.
  • Overcome will not trigger if The Huntress IconHelpLoading huntress.png has equipped the Add-on Venomous Concoction FulliconAddon venomousConcoction.png, which immediately applies Exhaustion.
  • Overcome will not trigger if the Survivor enters the Injured State IconHelp injured.png due to a full infection with Vile Purge or from using the Perk For the People IconPerks forThePeople.png.
  • Before being fixed in Patch 5.6.0, Overcome could be activated when the Survivor was already injured, but under the effect of Endurance IconStatusEffects endurance.png (check the Video section below).


Activating Overcome The Movement speed burst without Overcome
Activating Overcome when already Injured (obsolete)