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Perk Usage Stats and Info

Surge

Previously known as Jolt

Surge

Surge is a unique perk belonging to Demogorgon. It was added to the game on 17 September 2019 in patch 3.2.0 as part of the Stranger Things Chapter.

In the last 14 days, 12.08% of Killers have had it equipped making it the 8th most used Killer perk in that time. Scroll down for more stats.
Descriptions & Patch Notes

Your eerie presence charges the air and interferes with technology.

Putting a Survivor into the dying state with a basic attack causes all generators within a 32-meter radius to explode instantly and begin regressing. Generators affected by Surge immediately lose 6/7/8% of their progress.

“The creature appears to have some unknown influence over electricity and nearby electronics.” -Hawkins National Laboratory


Changes:

  • Note Does not create a loud noise notification if no progress is lost on the Generator

Your eerie presence charges the air and interferes with technology.

Putting a Survivor into the dying state with a basic attack causes all generators within a 32-meter radius to explode instantly and begin regressing. Generators affected by Surge immediately lose 6/7/8% of their progress.

“The creature appears to have some unknown influence over electricity and nearby electronics.” -Hawkins National Laboratory


Changes:

  • Note Reverted to the original name, "Surge" with the return of the Stranger Things chapter

Your eerie presence charges the air and interferes with technology.

Putting a Survivor into the dying state with a basic attack causes all generators within a 32-meter radius to explode instantly and begin regressing. Generators affected by Jolt immediately lose 6/7/8% of their progress.

“The creature appears to have some unknown influence over electricity and nearby electronics.” -Hawkins National Laboratory


Changes:

  • Buff No longer has a cooldown

Your eerie presence charges the air and interferes with technology.

Putting a Survivor into the dying state with a basic attack causes all generators within a 32 meter radius instantly to explode and begin regressing. Generators affected by Jolt immediately lose 8% of their progress.

  • Jolt can only be triggered once every 60/50/40 seconds.

“The creature appears to have some unknown influence over electricity and nearby electronics.” -Hawkins National Laboratory


Changes:

  • Note Renamed from "Surge" to "Jolt" due to the departure of the Stranger Things chapter

Your eerie presence charges the air and interferes with technology.

Putting a Survivor into the dying state with a basic attack causes all generators within a 32 meter radius instantly to explode and begin regressing. Generators affected by Surge immediately lose 8% of their progress.

  • Surge can only be triggered once every 60/50/40 seconds.

“The creature appears to have some unknown influence over electricity and nearby electronics.” -Hawkins National Laboratory

Usage Rate by PatchPatches*
Kill Rate by Patch Patches*
Most Common BuildsSince 8.0.0*
#BuildUsage RateKill Rate
Franklin's DemiseSurgeScourge Hook: Pain ResonanceWeave Attunement1.13%5378.9%86/109
Barbecue & ChiliSurgeLethal PursuerScourge Hook: Pain Resonance0.79%3764.8%46/71
Save the Best for LastSurgeScourge Hook: Pain ResonanceRapid Brutality0.71%3378.9%45/57
Corrupt InterventionSurgeGrim EmbraceScourge Hook: Pain Resonance0.56%2665.4%34/52
SurgeHex: PlaythingGrim EmbraceFriends ‘Til the End0.53%2566.7%34/51
BamboozleCorrupt InterventionSurgeScourge Hook: Pain Resonance0.47%2261.7%29/47
Franklin's DemiseSurgeLethal PursuerWeave Attunement0.45%2171.1%27/38
BamboozleSurgeDeadlockScourge Hook: Pain Resonance0.41%1982.1%32/39
EnduringSpirit FurySurgeScourge Hook: Pain Resonance0.39%1846.9%15/32
Franklin's DemiseBamboozleSurgeWeave Attunement0.36%1761.5%24/39
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Stats update daily at around 4pm UTC. Last updated
Surge
Details
Role:Killer
Character:
The DemogorgonDemogorgon
DLC:Stranger Things
Date Added:17 September 2019
Patch Added:3.2.0
StatisticsLast 14 days
Usage Rank:8
Usage Rate:(Very High) 12.08%
Unique Builds Seen:2988
Shrine Appearances3
DatePriceOwned (?)
2000100000
2000150000
2000150000
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