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Heist Mode Guides - Multiplayer Tips & How To Earn Money

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Learn how to play the game mode: Heist! Everything you need to know about the Heist Game Mode, including tips, recommended specialists, and more.

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Table of Contents

Heist Mode - Overview

Game Rule

Eliminate Or Get Cash Bag

Heist Game Mode - Game Rules

Two teams will be scrambling around the map looking for a bag of cash. The objective of the game is to grab that bag, and get to the extraction site or eliminate all the enemies.

No Respawns

When you are killed in Heist, you will not respawn. You will only respawn when the next round starts. However, you have a chance to be revived by your teammates.

First To Four Wins

The first team to win four rounds will win the Heist game mode.

Game Traits

Cannot Use Special Abilities Of Specialists & Custom Class

Heist Mode - No Specialists

You need to buy weapons, bullets and other items including perks and equipment using cash collected by playing the game. This means that you cannot use the specials of Specialists and custom class.

Test Your Game Play Skill - No Custom Class

Everyone starts with a pistol as there is no custom class where people can set weapons, gears and others in this game mode. In other words, everyone is equal and can compete game play skills.

Hard to Level Up Your Favorite Weapons

Except for the default weapon "STRIFE", it would be hard to level up weapons. You need to buy weapons using cash acquirable in the game.

Check Out How To Level Up Faster

Game Flow

Step 1: Purchase What You Need With 500 Dollars

Heist Game Mode - Buy Menu

You will receive 0 before the first match starts. You can choose what to buy there.

Step 2: Battle Starts And You Earn Money In The Game

Heist Game Mode - Buy Menu

After the first shopping is done, you will be thrown to the battle where you can collect money by specific actions and match result.

Step 3: Purchase What You Need Before Next Match

Before the second match starts, you can choose what to purchase again with the money you earned in the first match.

Repeating Step 2 and Step 3 until teams get first 4 wins

How To Earn Money

Heist Game Mode - revive teammate

You can earn money by specific achievement done in the game and game result.. Check out the following table to understand how you can collect money.

Action And Rewards Table - Cash In Heist

AchivementReward $
Hit Enemies$37-40
First Hit$63
Take Down An Enemy$100
Eliminate An Enemy$300
Revive Teammate$500
Lose A Match$1,000
Win A Match$1,300
Get A Cash Bag$200
Settle Cash Bag$250-500

Purchase Priority In The Shop

First Match - Light Armor

Heist Game Mode - Buy Menu

Light armor cost 500 bucks, and it reduces damage from enemies.

Second Match - Main Weapon

Heist Game Mode - Buy Menu

With the money earned in the first match, get a good weapon for the second match. If the map is small, assault rifles and submachine guns are good, and if mat is big, tactical rifles or sniper rifles are recommended.

After Third Match - Seeker Or Attachments For Primary Weaopn

Heist Game Mode - Buy Menu

After the third match and afterwards, it is nice to have Seeker or attachments for primary weapons. Seeker Shock Mine is a special equipment of PROPHET specialist. It seeks for the closest enemy and give a stun effect.

Things No Need To Buy

Don't Buy Bullets

Heist Game Mode - Buy Menu

As bullets are dropped in the map and you can collect them during matches, no need to buy bullets in the shop.

Things That Can/Cannot Be Taken Over To Next Match

Can Take Over- Primary Weapon
- Secondary Weapon
- Attachment
- Perks
Cannot Take Over- Armor
- Ammo
- Equipment if used
- Scorestrek if used

HEIST - Tips To Get Better

Get Health & Bullets After Matches Start

Heist Game Mode - Health & Ammo

In every match, health and bullets are spawn near your spawn location, make sure to get them to perform better!

Go To Extraction Point & Ambush Enemies

Heist Game Mode - Extraction Point

Everybody goes to get the cash bag, and there is an extraction point the other side of cash bag. It is recommended to go to the extraction point and ambush enemies.

Eliminate Them All

Heist Game Mode - Elimination

No need to think about the cash bag first, just try to eliminate them all as elimination is the most probable way to win. When you are sure you can win like 5vs1 condition, you can think about carrying the cash bag to extraction point to get additional money.

Utilize Revive Mechanics

Heist Game Mode - Revive

When one is hit and down, he is still arrive until enemies come to end him. When your allies is in down condition, you can still revive and you will get 0 for the revival. But be careful about enemies charging in.

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