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Plot Twist is a Unique PerkIconHelp perksIconHelp perksIconHelp perks belonging to Nicolas CageSurvivorNicolasSurvivorNicolasSurvivorNicolas.
Prestige Nicolas Cage to Prestige 1, 2, 3 respectively to unlock Tier I, Tier II, Tier III of Plot Twist for all other Characters.

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Big moments are vital, but you know that sometimes an understated read can be just as powerful.

Whenever you are in the Injured StateIconHelp injuredIconHelp injuredIconHelp injured, Plot Twist activates:

  • While crouching and motionless, press the Active Ability button to silently enter the Dying StateIconHelp dyingIconHelp dyingIconHelp dying with the following benefits:
    • Suppresses Grunts of Pain.
    • Suppresses Pools of BloodIconStatusEffects bleedingIconStatusEffects bleedingIconStatusEffects bleeding.
    • Grants the ability to fully recover from the Dying State.
  • After full recovery using Plot Twist, you are healed instantly and gain a +50 % HasteIconStatusEffects hasteIconStatusEffects hasteIconStatusEffects haste Status Effect for 2/3/4 seconds.

Plot Twist deactivates after recovering yourself by any means.

Plot Twist reactivates once more when the Exit Gates become powered.

"I think you'll find this shooting location... captivating." — Pauline Stamper


  • Using Plot Twist to enter the Dying StateIconHelp dyingIconHelp dyingIconHelp dying voluntarily can trigger other Perks in the Trial that either activate or deactivate their effect when a Survivor goes down (i.e. Corrupt InterventionIconPerks corruptInterventionIconPerks corruptInterventionIconPerks corruptIntervention or Infectious FrightIconPerks infectiousFrightIconPerks infectiousFrightIconPerks infectiousFright).
    • This does not, however, extend to Perks that have additional requirements, such as a Survivor going down because of a Killer's Basic Attack (i.e. SurgeIconPerks surgeIconPerks surgeIconPerks surge).
    • This can also remove a latched-on VictorIconPowers bloodBond VictorIconPowers bloodBond VictorIconPowers bloodBond Victor or Possessed Chains.
  • Recovering with Plot Twist consumes the Recovery Token of UnbreakableIconPerks unbreakableIconPerks unbreakableIconPerks unbreakable, the two Perks should not be run concurrently.
  • Players aiming for Iridescent Unbroken should not use Plot Twist, since it is considered a down for the Emblem, meaning it will be automatically capped at Gold Unbroken.