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5 Things Every Escape From Tarkov Beginner Needs to Know

New players should play Scav Raids to get gear in the early game and learn Escape From Tarkov's mechanics.

Consider using an interactive map or a downloadable map and leave it open on a second display or device during your playtime.

Work on all the trader quests to amass gear, cash and supplies.

Focus on learning item management and learn what each item does so you know what you need to bring with you to raids.

Befriend veterans or join the official EFT Discord server to make friends who can show you around the game.