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Thanatophobia is a Unique PerkIconHelp perksIconHelp perksIconHelp perks belonging to The NurseIconHelpLoading nurseIconHelpLoading nurseIconHelpLoading nurse.
Prestige The Nurse to Prestige 1, 2, 3 respectively to unlock Tier I, Tier II, Tier III of Thanatophobia for all other Characters.

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IconPerks thanatophobia
Cost
2,500
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3,250
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4,000
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Description
Their courage fades in the face of their undeniable mortality.
  • Each injured, dying, or hooked Survivor afflicts Survivors with a stack-able 1/1.5/2 % Action Speed penalty to Repairing, Sabotaging, and Cleansing, up to a maximum of 4/6/8 %.
  • Increases the Action Speed penalty by a further 12 %, if there are 4 Survivors, who are either injured, dying, or hooked at the same time.

"She plays with us and revels in our pain."



History

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks thanatophobia 4 %

7 %

10 %

13 %

5 %

8 %

11 %

14 %

6 %

9 %

12 %

15 %

Their courage fades in the face of their undeniable mortality.

All Survivors receive penalties to Repair, Healing and Sabotage speeds for each Injured, Dying or hooked Survivor.

  • 1 Injured, Dying or hooked Survivor: 4/5/6 % reduced action speed.
  • 2 Injured, Dying or hooked Survivors: 7/8/9 % reduced action speed.
  • 3 Injured, Dying or hooked Survivors: 10/11/12 % reduced action speed.
  • 4 Injured, Dying or hooked Survivors: 13/14/15 % reduced action speed.

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks thanatophobia 3 %

12 %

3.5 %

14 %

4 %

16 %

Their courage fades in the face of their undeniable mortality.
  • For each injured, dying or hooked Survivor, all Survivors receive a penalty of 3/3.5/4 % to their Repair, Healing and Sabotage speed, stack-able up to a maximum of 12/14/16 %.

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks thanatophobia 4 %

16 %

4.5 %

18 %

5 %

20 %

Their courage fades in the face of their undeniable mortality.
  • For each injured, dying or hooked Survivor, all Survivors receive an Action Speed penalty of 4/4.5/5 % to Repairing, Sabotaging, and Cleansing, stack-able up to a maximum of 16/18/20 %.

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks thanatophobia 4.5 %

18 %

5 %

20 %

5.5 %

22 %

Their courage fades in the face of their undeniable mortality.
  • For each injured, dying or hooked Survivor, all Survivors receive an Action Speed penalty of 4.5/5/5.5 % to Repairing, Sabotaging, and Cleansing, stack-able up to a maximum of 18/20/22 %.

Icon Tier I Tier II Tier III Description
IconPerks thanatophobia 1 %

16 %

1.5 %

18 %

2 %

20 %

Their courage fades in the face of their undeniable mortality.
  • For each injured, dying or hooked Survivor, all Survivors receive an Action Speed penalty of 1/1.5/2 % to Repairing, Sabotaging, and Cleansing, stack-able up to a maximum of 4/6/8 %.
  • If all four Survivors are either injured, dying or hooked, Thanatophobia the Penalty is further increased by +12 %.

Change Log

Patch 2.6.0

  • Buff: changed the penalty modifiers to a stackable 3/3.5/4 % up to a maximum of 12/14/16 %.

Patch 4.3.0

  • Nerf: no longer applies its penalty to Healing actions.
  • Buff: now applies to Totem-Cleansing speed.
  • Buff: increased the Penalty percentages from 3/3.5/4 % to 4/4.5/5 %.

Patch 6.1.0

  • Buff: further increased the Penalty percentages from 4/4.5/5 % to 4.5/5/5.5 %.

Patch 6.1.2

  • Nerf: drastically reduced the Penalty percentages from 4/4.5/5 % to 1/1.5/2 %.
  • Buff: added an additional +12 % Penalty, if all four Survivors are either injured, dying or hooked.
    • This adds up to a maximum Penalty of 20 % when all four Survivors are injured.

Trivia

  • "Thanatophobia" literally means "Fear of Death".
    • It is a compound word consisting of Θάνατος ("Thanatos") the Greek name of Death and -φοβία ("-phobia") the Greek suffix used to form nouns describing a fear of a specific thing.
  • In the Game files, Thanatophobia is often misspelt as "Thatanophobia".
  • The icon of Thanatophobia is also used for the "Custom Game" Tab in the main menu.

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