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How Much is Escape from Tarkov?

Escape from Tarkov is a hardcore multiplayer first-person shooter that was developed by Battlestate Games. This game will test your skills and wits in intense combat situations as you fight for survival in the Russian city of Tarkov. The game has a plethora of different weapons, attachments, armor, items, and consumables that players can use to customize their character’s loadout. 

Escape from Tarkov purchases come with instant access to the game’s closed beta. Additionally, each bundle comes with a selection of other things, frequently in various quantities. Most gamers should be fine with the Standard Edition, but those who choose the Edge of Darkness Limited Edition will receive free access to all upcoming DLC. First, you need to register an account on their official website, then here is how you can download Escape from Tarkov.


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Standard Edition 

The Escape from Tarkov basic edition is called the Standard edition. On the official website, you can pre-order it for $49.99. The Standard edition comes with:

  • Guaranteed instant access to the closed beta
  • Digital copy preload
  • Increased size of stash (10×28 cells)
  • Bonus equipment includes an ER bayonet, pistols, tactical equipment, ammunition, food supplies, medical supplies, 300k roubles, and the AKS74U.

Left Behind Edition

The Left Behind Edition comes with all the features from the Standard edition and some specific features. Left Behind edition is available for pre-order at just $74.99

  • Guaranteed instant access to the closed beta
  • Digital copy preload
  • Increased size of stash (10×36 cells)
  • Bonus equipment includes an ER bayonet, pistols, extra tactical equipment, ammunition, extra food supplies, extra medical supplies, 400k roubles
  • 1 AK74N with 22 magazines
  • One RGD-5 grenade
  • 1 extra MBSS Backpack (4*4 slots)
  • 1 Salewa first aid kit

Prepare for Escape Edition

The Prepare for Escape edition, which is larger than the other two editions and comes with many upgraded features, is available for $99.99. 

  • Guaranteed instant access to the closed beta 
  • Digital copy preload
  • Bigger size of the stash (10×46)
  • Bonus equipment includes an ER bayonet, pistols, extended tactical equipment, ammunition, extended food supplies, extended medical supplies, 400k roubles, the AKS74U, the AK74N, the Vityaz or HKMP5 SMG, RGD-5 grenades, 1000 dollars, and the AK74 M1-B handguard.

Edge of Darkness Edition

The Edge of Darkness edition is the grand edition from Escape from Tarkov. This edition includes all the features of the base game, plus 10 bonus inventory slots and an instant season pass. The Edge of Darkness costs $139.99, which is a big amount for a beta version of the game.

  • Guaranteed instant access to the closed beta
  • Digital copy preload
  • Largest available size of stash (10×66)
  • Bonus equipment along with a tactical tomahawk, $3000, a Kiver helmet, a reflex sight, a morphine injector, an SV98 sniper rifle, hybrid silencers, 6B43 6A body armor, the MPX machine gun, a special in-game ID, and free access to all upcoming DLC
  • 1 Alfa tactical rig
  • SilencerCo Hybrid 46 silencer
  • SilencerCo Hybrid 46 silencer adaptor
  • A 3*3 pistol case
  • 2 Morphine Injectors
  • 1 M4 LOVA-S Handguard
  • Grizzly First aid kit
  • An MPX Submachine gun along with 2 loaded magazine

How much is Escape from Tarkov on Steam?

Unlike other popular games today, Escape from Tarkov is not available on any game-download sites such as Steam, Epic Games, or Origin.

Escape from Tarkov: How to upgrade your account?

The good news is that you can upgrade your edition of Escape from Tarkov. Of course, you must pay the difference between the two versions. Otherwise, all you need to do is go to the official website and choose the edition you want to buy.

  1. Close the Escape From Tarkov game and launcher before continuing to avoid the possibility of problems or delays in receiving your upgraded account items.
  2. On the official Escape From Tarkov website, log in to your account and go to the pre-order page where you originally purchased the game. You will see a “you purchased this package” message under your current package.
  3. Scroll down and click on the button for the desired upgrade. You will see the price to upgrade your package, which depends on your current version.
  4. You’ll then see the below pop-up which describes how to access the additional items from the account upgrade. Once you confirm your age you’ll go through the same checkout process as your original purchase. After confirming your age, you’ll go through the same checkout process as your original purchase.
  5. After completing logging in on your Escape From Tarkov account and claim your new items through the message system. This will include all starting equipment differences between versions.

Conclusion: How Much is Escape from Tarkov?

The Escape from Tarkov costs from $49.99 up to $139.99, the price depends on the inclusions of each edition. Escape from Tarkov is without a doubt the greatest shooting game ever created and the gameplay depends on your choice of inclusions, and whether you want to spend money on extra items.

Carina Miller
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Carina is a journalist and content expert in her professional life. When she's not writing, she loves nothing more than getting way too absorbed in a video game. Carina loves testing out new titles and classics, either on her own or with friends. Talk to her about Dungeons & Dragons.

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