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Pointman - Perk Explained
Pointman Perk Basic Information
|Pointman||Turn your killstreaks into scorestreaks||Unlock at level 49|
Removes Killstreaks & Turns Them into Scorestreaks
Earning and deploying Killstreaks are now based on earning points rather than kills. By doing specific actions actions such as kills, assists, and objectives, the Pointman Perk allows you to unlock Killstreaks!
Scorestreaks is Basically Killstreaks
The whole system of Killstreaks and Scorestreaks are the same. Killstreaks are unlocked upon gaining enough points without dying.Check Out the All Killstreaks List Here
Pointman Multiplayer Tips
Recommended for a Less Aggressive Gameplay
The Pointman Perk is best fit for players whose gameplay is not as aggressive. This highly benefits players who would rather do objectives and helping teammates rather than only earning kills.
Works Better in Specific Game Modes
Earning points is easier in game modes where there are objectives. Game modes like Hardpoint and Domination will give you tons of points by doing objectives.Check Out the Multiplayer Game Modes Here
Requires More Actions to Get Killstreaks
Since the Killstreaks will become score based, it requires more actions to unlock Killstreaks. For example, a 3-kill Killstreak is equal to 500 points with killing an enemy only giving 125 points.