For the past decade, gamers have been flocking to the highly trending genre of extraction shooters and battle royals. These kinds of games are known for punishing players who lose everything looted in the match and every piece of item equipped before the game starts making the genre one of the most tactical and tense.
Hunt Showdown is one of the best examples, as it has a very punishing economy and constantly makes players have negative consequences for spending their Hunt Dollars mindlessly. This article will tell you what happens when you die in a fight and how it can affect your in-game economy.
What Happens to Your Loot and Equipment when You Die in Hunt Showdown
The simple answer to what happens when you die in Hunt Showdown is that you lose everything. Furthermore, unlike games like Escape From Tarkov, there is no insurance. Iif you die, all your equipment and weapons are lost forever until you repurchase them.
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How to Prevent Losing Your Weapons when You Die in Hunt: Showdown
Once you die in Hunt Showdown, there is not much that can be done to recover your guns if you die in Hunt Showdown, especially if you are playing Solo. If you are playing Duos or Trios and your teammates are kind enough to recover your weapons, they can pick them up and go with a weaponless or a cheap gun.
Once on a map, you have to be lucky enough to find a weapon or win a fight against another team. That way, your teammate will be able to swap weapons, and you can recover yours. This way of recovering gear is not very recommended as one of the party members will likely be affected by this, but it’s something if you or a teammate is desperate.
Quick Tips to Prevent a High Economic Impact when Dying in Hunt Showdown
- Do saving round with free hunters; you are likely to die, but doing this for a few rounds will make you improve your in-game economy.
- Play Quickplay: This is a fast and fun way of making some Hunt Dollars
- Limit yourself and put a cap on the money you can spend Ex. Never go below 3,000 Hunt Dollars.
- Have a budget loadout for Tools and Consumables
- Read our guide for Best Hunt: Showdown Budget Loadouts for Players Low on Cash to learn how to build cost-effective loadouts.
As we already mentioned, there is not much a player can do to recover the lost gear. The best tip is to be mindful of the in-game economy to prevent going ‘’bankrupt’’ Hopefully, these tips will help players with their Hunt Dollars. For more newby tips, check out our Hunt Showdown beginners guide to learn more useful insights into the game!
Good Luck, Good Hunt!