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Killing Floor 2 is a video game developed by Tripwire Interactive. It is a sequel to the 2009 video game Killing Floor, which was originally released as an Unreal Tournament 2004 mod in 2005.

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Is there a better strategy to quickly level up in Killing Floor 2?

I was looking for strategies to quickly level up in Killing Floor 2 and I ended up on this old question about KF1. In KF2 we now have also "Endless mode", that is basically a chain of progressively ...
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Can perks be “prestiged” multiple times?

I am currently participating in the beta of Killing Floor 2. Today I noticed the following: Does that number mean that perks can be prestiged multiple times? If yes, what happens when they get ...
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How exactly can I unlock Oisten Jägerhorn?

The wiki page says Liking the Killing Floor 2 Community Page grants players Oisten Jägerhorn as a playable character. But that page contains no "liking" interface. I see a "follow", or a "...
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How to play VS Survival in Killing Floor 2 with group of friends on PS4?

We have 8 players who want to play the VS Survival mode in Killing Floor 2 on PS4 where half of us are zombies and the other half are humans. How do we do this? We tried to set it up last night ...
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Multiplayer survival on PS4?

This month, Killing Floor 2 is part of the PS+ game of the month. I grabbed it and liked the solo play, and wanted to play survival with friends. However, whatever options I try (public/private, all ...
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XP earn rate for classes when using different weapons

In Killing Floor 2 each weapon has a class to it, Firebug, Sharpshooter and so on. When you're playing a particular class it encourages you to buy and use the guns from your class to level up who you ...
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Do the 'Smash' or 'Massacre' perks affect the Eviscerator's primary, alt and bash attacks?

The Eviscerator differs from the other Berserker melee weapons as it has no separate 'light' and 'hard' melee attacks, but a projectile and a melee attack instead. Do the 'Smash' or 'Massacre' perks ...
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Is there any paid weapon DLC in Killing Floor 2?

The original Killing Floor has some paid weapon DLC available, but all maps were free. Do all players have access to all weapons in KF2?
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How do I drop weapons on PS4?

There was a dedicated button for dropping weapons on PC, but I'm not sure if there is one on PS4. While playing online, I died, so my friend picked my gun up so he could give it back to me when I ...
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Is the boss spawn completely random?

In Killing Floor 2, the boss of a game can be either Hans Volter or the Patriarch. The Patriarch is objectively more difficult than Hans Volter, so I was wondering if anything affects which one will ...
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Can I choose which Zeds I play as?

I started experimenting with the VS Survival multiplayer mode last night with a friend, where one team plays as Zeds and the other team plays as humans. I spawned as a Slasher and an Alpha Clot in ...
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What does Heavy Armor Training mean by “only taking Health damage from sonic attacks”?

The description for Heavy Armor Training (SWAT level 5 perk) states: While you have body armor, you only take Health damage from sonic attacks and clots can't grab you. You begin each game with 50% ...
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How do stumble mechanics work?

I unlocked an ability in the third tier of SWAT perks. It says: Increases stumble power 100% with all perk weapons. What exactly does this mean?
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Do Cysts have any unique abilities?

In the original Killing Floor, every enemy had a unique ability; Clots could grab and immobilize you, Gorefasts had a sword arm and could sprint, Scrakes had chainsaws, Fleshpounds ruined your life, ...
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Do kills by healed / boosted teammates count as assists for the Field Medic?

I'm wondering if the Killing Floor 2 Field Medic has a similar mechanic to the Team Fortress 2 medic, where enemies killed by those that are being healed or boosted by the medic count as assists for ...
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How does the item drop system work?

What are the info on item drop frequency, caps, timers and reset times? How does the item drop system work? Also, when exactly will I get item drops? Are match length, type, difficulty or victory/...
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Does water in the environment affect the fire weapons of the Firebug or Husk?

Some maps, like Black Forest, feature bodies of water in its environment. Does water in the environment affect the fire weapons of the Firebug, and what about the Husk's fireball attack?
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Do all shots count for XP gain?

In KF2 XP is given a lot differently to the first game, so damage seems to earn you XP. Unlike the first game I've seen people aim away from heavy enemies like a Scrake or Fleshpound and attack ...
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What is the difference between primary and alt fire for the Railgun?

The new Sharpshooter perk is out, and with it some new weapons. I've only had limited experience with the Railgun but to me it seems like the primary and alt fire modes are pretty similar except for ...
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Who gets the kill?

When you headshot kill zeds they can continue to walk for a short time before dying. Obviously the last headshot killed the zed, though subsequent shots speed up the process. So if someone headshots ...
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What is the extra crosshair detail that occsionally appears on medic guns?

In Killing Floor 2 I generally play as a medic, and while using medic guns I regularly see a blue highlight appear around my red dot sight. It lasts a short time and then disappears with no noticeable ...
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Can I reset skills in KF2?

In Killing Floor 2 the perk system works differently, when you hit level 5 you seem to have options as to what you want as a bonus for each perk. Can you reset these at anytime or does it stay with ...
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How does movement speed work in game?

Does it matter if I run with a knife out or not? Does sprinting even do anything? I honestly feel as if sprinting barely increases your speed, but I don't even know if having a knife or other weapon ...
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How do I tell how much weight I'm carrying?

In KF1 there was a weight indicator on the bottom left that would tell you your carrying capacity and what your current capacity was at. Now I don't see it anywhere on the HUD, and nowhere on the ...
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Are there any disadvantages of using off-perk weapons?

There's two off perk weapons in the game so far, the katana and the flamethrower. I'm wondering if there's a negative benefit to having the two. Does it affect the way I play any class? Is there any ...
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How do I kill Hans Volter?

Boss is near impossible to kill, let alone solo. Either the gas grenades get me, or it's his lifedrain, or his crazy run speed. As a low level medic I struggle because I can only run and getting a ...
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How can I effectively speed level?

What is the fastest way to level each perk so far? It just seems so tedious to heal others and deal medic weapon damage for Medic Exp; and it seems like it takes forever to weld doors just to level ...
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Who are the “alternate” bosses?

I have seen tweets from Killing Floor 2 and interviews in which they said they are hidden secret bosses in Killing Floor 2. Aside from the Patriarch, who are these bosses? I've been playing the beta ...