Payday 3 is close to full release, and we are here to cover the fastest way to level up and gain infamy.
Payday 3 is the sequel to the fan-favorite FPS co-op, Payday 2, and its full release is imminent. Following closed beta testing, leveling up was capped at Infamy Level 22, and Weapon levels could progress to Level 8. The full release will undoubtedly release this cap as players can grind to higher infamy.
The leveling-up system is a bit confusing for new and intermediate players. However, there are some efficient ways to grind out these levels. Don’t worry! We are here to help you.
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Tips to Level up Fast in Payday 3
The system in the new game uses a challenge progression system in order to track progress and grant levels. This non-linear progression adds a different dynamic as different objects within a heist can grant you points to level up. Moreover, these factors can impact how fast you can level up
|Difficulty||A higher difficulty will give you more experience for finishing the mission.|
|Co-Op||Playing together in co-op is significantly better for leveling up than Solo missions|
|Challenges||Focusing on challenges will net you more points to level up|
|Mission Selection||Selecting the best missions that are easier and faster to complete can help you level up quickly|
Rewards for levelling up
You might decide to go at your own pace and enjoy the game for what it is. The game has some incentives to push you to grind levels, and the rewards are something you might take an interest in. The rewards for leveling up are as follows:
- Skill points: As you level up, your character also levels up, and you can progress through their skill trees. This improves the character’s specialty and abilities in the game.
- Weapons & Equipment: A higher level unlocks access to new weapons, mods, and different equipment.
- New Missions: As you progress through the game, you will gain access to new heists, missions, and challenges that will help you progress even further.
- Infamy: Players can reset their level after maxing out to receive bonuses and rewards exclusive to their infamy level.
As the game approaches maturity, there are bound to be more ways to achieve higher levels quickly, and the corresponding rewards should also be worth the grind for any completionist.