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Escape From Tarkov Factions: Everything You Need to Know

Escape From Tarkov is one of the most popular games on Twitch currently
Escape From Tarkov is one of the most popular games on Twitch currently | Photo by Battlestate Games

Escape from Tarkov Factions are the groups forged in the two-year-old war in game that has taken the world by storm as of late.

Thanks to streaming platforms like Twitch, Escape from Tarkov has become popular and streamers across the country have been indulging in the game. Currently the game consists of four factions that players align themselves with.

In Escape from Tarkov Factions are organized groups active in the region. The most active forces in the Norvinsk region are two private military companies, hired by the sides of the initial conflict. The four factions are BEAR, USEC, Scavs and Scav Raiders.

Escape From Tarkov Factions: Everything You Need to Know

BEAR (Battle Encounter Assault Regime) is a private military company employed by the Norvinsk region officials to uncover any evidence of the Terra Group's illicit activities.

USEC is employed by Terra Group for  international corporation, vigorously engages in armed clashes, hindering the investigation of Terra Group activities, carried on by local authorities.

Scavs is the civilian gang who have taken up arms to carve out a niche for themselves in the war-torn Tarkov. Unfortunately, they are poorly equipped but are plentiful in numbers and a significant threat to anyone who stands in their way.

Scav Raiders are an ominous group of soldiers consisting of former PMC operators, local residents and others with obvious combat and tactical training.