If you want to become more powerful in Far Cry 5, you need to unlock as many as perks you can. Because perks will enhance your character abilities. To unlock the new perks you need to gain more and more perks points which you can earn by performing different actions in the game, also find Perk Magazines, which are hidden throughout the land and completing challenges.

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The fastest way to gain Perk Points is by completing Prepper Stash missions; discover these by talking to NPCs or by exploring Hope County.

There are 5 different types of perks which you can unlock, we have listed all these perks with the details and requirements that you may need to unlock specific perk.

Survivalist Perks Detail:

These perks will enhance your traveling, hunting, fishing, and fighting abilities.

Human Fish

  • Perk Point Cost: 1
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

You can swim faster and hold your breath underwater longer.

Fisher King

  • Perk Point Cost: 4
  • Available in Arcade: No

Fish tire more quickly. Also unlocks new types of flies in the Fishing Rod slot of the Utility Wheel; use them for catching heavier fish.

Repair Torch

  • Perk Point Cost: 5
  • Available in Arcade: Map maker’s choice

The Repair Torch is added to your Utility Wheel. Use it to stealthily open safes or to repair vehicles.

Harvest Maste

  • Perk Point Cost: 8
  • Available in Arcade: No

Double your loot reward from plants and animals.

King Of The Jungle

  • Perk Point Cost: 6
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

Reduced animal attack damage. Predators (except Judges) prioritize nearby enemies over you. Prey animals flee less from you.

Black Market

  • Perk Point Cost: 6
  • Available in Arcade: No

Craftable remote explosives, proximity explosives, Molotovs, pipe bombs, sticky upgrades, and special ammo are now available to buy at all shops.

Health Boost 1

  • Perk Point Cost: 6
  • Available in Arcade: No

Your maximum health is increased to 150%.

Health Boost 2

  • Perk Point Cost: 7
  • Prerequisite: Requires the Health Boost 1 perk.
  • Available in Arcade: No

Your maximum health is increased to 200%.

Health Boost 3

  • Perk Point Cost: 8
  • Prerequisite: Requires the Health Boost 2 perk and one Seed family member to be defeated.
  • Available in Arcade: No

Your maximum health is increased to 250%.

Health Boost 4

  • Perk Point Cost: 9
  • Prerequisite: Requires the Health Boost 3 perk and two Seed family members to be defeated.
  • Available in Arcade: No

Your maximum health is increased to 300%.

Renegade Perks Detail:

These perks will help you to quick exploration, weapon use, and manipulating the environment.

Parachute

  • Perk Point Cost: 1
  • Available in Arcade: Map maker’s choice

Unlocks the parachute.

Wingsuit

  • Perk Point Cost: 4
  • Prerequisite: Requires the Parachute perk.
  • Available in Arcade: Map maker’s choice

Unlocks the wingsuit. Switch between parachute and wingsuit in midflight, allowing you to cover more distance.

Air Drop

  • Perk Point Cost: 10
  • Prerequisite: Wingsuit
  • Available in Arcade: No

Unlocks the option to arrive by air drop when you fast travel.

Vehicle Buster

  • Perk Point Cost: 7
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

Bullets will do more damage to vehicles. So let ’em have it

Weapons Pro

  • Perk Point Cost: 6
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

Reload, aim, and switch SMGs and shotguns faster. Sway and bullet spread are reduced.

Heavy Weapons Mastery

  • Perk Point Cost: 6
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

Reload, aim, and switch LMGs, launchers, and the flamethrower faster. Sway and bullet spread are reduced.

Auto-Repair

  • Perk Point Cost: 6
  • Available in Arcade Yes

All vehicles you drive will automatically repair themselves and gain extra armor.

Rifle Mastery

  • Perk Point Cost: 7
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

Reload, aim, and switch rifles and sniper rifles faster. Sway and bullet spread are reduced.

Saboteur

  • Perk Point Cost: 7
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

Approach a vehicle’s hood to set it on fire and make it explode 10 seconds later.

Booby Trap

  • Perk Point Cost: 7
  • Prerequisite: Saboteur
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

Approach a vehicle’s hood and make it explode on the next collision.

Assassin Perks Detail:

These perks will increase your ability to traverse the terrain, sneak, fight more effectively with hands and weapons and craft.

Grapple

  • Perk Point Cost: 1
  • Available in Arcade: Map maker’s choice

Unlock the grapple tool. Find grapple spots in the world to climb up and down quickly.

Nimble Fingers

  • Perk Point Cost: 4
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

It is now quicker to craft items, sabotage or booby-trap vehicles, disable alarms, and open safes with a Repair Torch.

Sneaky Sprint

  • Perk Point Cost: 4
  • Available in Arcade: Yes

Move much faster while still staying crouched.

Master Blaster

  • Perk Point Cost: 5
  • Prerequisite: Complete the Razing the Steaks quest in Holland Valley.
  • Available in Arcade: No

The number of components needed to craft remote and proximity explosives is reduced by 50%.