It is certainly nothing new that in a game like Helldivers 2, there is the possibility of using boosters that can come to our aid when we need them. But what exactly are Helldivers 2 boosters? In this article, we will explain in detail everything you need to know about them, as well as how to get them. In fact, as you can well imagine, you will need to carry out in-game actions to obtain them. But let's proceed step by step.
What Are Helldivers 2 Boosters?
First of all, the first thing to know is what we are talking about. Boosters are unique items that you can use during your expeditions to improve certain characteristics. The effects extend to all players on the team, so consider this carefully before using them. Although they can give you a great hand during your adventure in Helldivers 2, obtaining these items is not as easy as it might seem. In fact, they cannot be obtained by completing missions and you cannot even find them on the battlefield.
How to Get Boosters in Helldivers 2
So, how do you get these Boosters? You will have to go to the Acquisitions Center in the Destroyer, aka your ship. Go to the Helldivers Mobilise! Warbond and then scroll down until you find the section dedicated to Boosters. Know that the game offers players 7 different Boosters from which you can choose; however, unlocking them all will not be an easy thing to do because you will need so many Medals. For each of them, in fact, there is a different figure. Let's see everything in detail.
- Hellpod Space Optimization (15 Medals): Helldivers receive full stock on ammunition, grenades, and stims.
- Vitality Enhancement (20 Medals): All Helldivers gain injury resistance.
- UAV Recon Booster (40 Medals): Enhances radar effectiveness.
- Stamina Enhancement (75 Medals): Boosts stamina amount and recovery time for all Helldivers.
- Muscle Enhancement (70 Medals): Facilitates easier mobility across terrain.
- Increased Reinforcement Budget (150 Medals): Raises the number of reinforcements available.
- Flexible Reinforcement Budget (75 Medals): Quickens reinforcement spawn rates.
How to Use Helldivers 2 Boosters
Since the effects apply to all team members and there are no stacking effects, our advice is to use a single Booster per loadout. However, Boosters are very effective at giving your team a considerable advantage at the start of a mission, so try to make use of them when you have them available. In this way, you can make a mission simpler that could instead be more complex and require a certain strategy.
So, when you decide to use a Booster, you can equip it either in the Armory, or outside the War Room on your ship, or in the loadout selection. All you have to do is select the mission you want to complete and then select the hexagonal icon under “Mission Stratagem” and choose the Booster that, in your opinion, is best suited to that particular mission but always considering the ones you have available, Obviously.