If you are a fan of shooter games, then Escape from Tarkov is one you might like to check out, if you aren’t a regular player already. Escape from Tarkov, a hardcore first-person shooter role-playing-game that brings some realism to the world of video games, has a lot of nice features, and these come with a price tag of course. In this post, you’ll find out how much it costs to purchase Escape from Tarkov.
It is important to know that Escape from Tarkov comes in different Editions and the price varies with each Edition. For a game that’s currently available only in beta version, you’ll find that it’s quite on the high side with a starting price of $44.99. Furthermore, you could spend as much as a whopping $139.99 for the Edge of Darkness Limited Edition.
You should also know that Escape from Tarkov is only available for pre-order on the game’s official website. So, if you see any sales deals of Escape from Tarkov flashed at you elsewhere, be sure it is a scam.
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Escape from Tarkov Editions and their Prices
Without further ado, let’s see what the different editions of Escape from Tarkov there are and the price tags attached to each of them. Keep in mind that these prices are subject to change at the discretion of the game’s developers, Battlestate Games.
Available for pre-order on the game’s official website, this edition of Escape from Tarkov grants you instant access to the closed beta, a digital copy pre-load as well as a basic stash of 10×28 cells. This package of Escape from Tarkov also starts you off with a bonus equipment pack. In this pack, you’ll find the following items:
- 1 piece of ER Bayonet.
- 2 tactical rigs.
- 2 MBSS Backpacks (4×4 cells).
- 1 (2×2) Secure Container.
- 3 Grach or P226 pistols with 9 magazines and 180 rounds of Ammo.
- 3 Makarov Pistols with 9 magazines and 150 rounds of Ammo.
- 4 units of canned meat.
- 3 Bottles of Water.
- 6 units of AI-2 medkit.
- 6 bandages.
- 6 Splints.
- 300k roubles.
- AKS74U + 2 loaded magazines.
For all of that, the Standard Edition of Escape from Tarkov goes for $44.99.
Left Behind Edition
This edition of Escape from Tarkov is an extension of the Standard edition as it offers you all of the contents the Standard edition features as listed above as well as some additional perks which are:
- A Salewa first aid kit.
- 1 RGD-5 Grenade.
- An additional MBSS Backpack (4×4 slots), and
- One AK74N coming with 2 magazines.
The Left Behind Edition of Escape from Tarkov is available for pre-order and it goes for $74.99.
Prepare for Escape Edition
This edition of Escape from Tarkov is an even bigger bundle as it packs all the features of the Left Behind edition as well as some significant additions. First off, the stash comes in a bigger size of 10×48 and when you purchase this edition of Escape from Tarkov, you’re placed at a good standing with all traders in-game from the start.
That’s not all that makes this edition bigger. The additional bonuses you’ll find in the equipment pack are :
- 1000 Dollars for your in-game purchases.
- 1 Kiver Helmet.
- Pilad reflex sight.
- IFAK First Aid Kit.
- 1 AK74 M1-B Ultimak Handguard.
- Either an SMG Vityaz or HK MP5, depending on the faction selected, each coming with 2 loaded magazines.
For all of these, the Prepare for Escape edition of Escape from Tarkov is available for pre-order at $99.99.
Edge of Darkness Limited Edition
Now, this is what you can call the grand combo of the Escape from Tarkov editions. Apart from including all of the features of the Prepare for Escape edition, the Edge of Darkness edition offers you mouth-watering features. You get an instant Season pass granting you access to all future DLC releases of Escape from Tarkov, a unique in-game ID, and a massive 10×68 size of stash. To cap it all, the bonus equipment pack is bigger with the following additions:
- 1 M4 LVOA-S handguard.
- Silencerco Hybrid 46 silencer.
- Silencerco Hybrid 46 silencer adapter.
- 2 Morphine Injectors.
- 1 Alfa tactical rig.
- 1 An SV98 sniper rifle with 1 loaded magazine.
- 1 3×3 pistol case.
- 1 6B43 6A body armour.
- 1 MPX Submachine gun with 2 loaded magazines, and
- Grizzly First Aid Kit.
That’s a whole lot but by now, you’ll agree that the cost of the bundle is directly proportional to its size. As earlier stated, the Edge of Darkness Limited Edition is available for pre-order at $139.99.
Depending on your wallet and your taste, any of these four editions of Escape from Tarkov are available for you to purchase and enjoy. Note, however, that all of the prices stated do not cover additional fees that might be incurred at the point of purchase based on the different payment methods available. You should look out for the final cost that will be made available to you before you confirm your payment.
So, there you go. Now that you know how much Escape from Tarkov costs, which Edition will you be going for? If you have purchased the game already, how has the experience been so far? Do let us know these in the comments section below!
You can also check out our coverage of the Escape from Tarkov game to discover more tactics for your gameplay, and fixes for errors you might encounter in the game.