The GPS is your most important tool in Sons of the Forest. You will need it to help find important areas like GPS Locators and rivers to drink out of. If you are anything like me, you played Sons of the Forest for hours before realizing you can zoom out with the GPS! Without further ado, continue reading to learn how to zoom out with your GPS Map in Sons of the Forest!
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How to Zoom with Your GPS Map in Sons of the Forest
To zoom with your GPS in Sons of the Forest, simply click the middle mouse button. This will provide you with a few different zoom levels to choose from.
Even though this was taught in the tutorial, many impatient players (like me) were too busy messing around with Kelvin and missed the prompt. Luckily, after accidentally clicking middle mouse I discovered that the GPS is far more useful than I initially realized.
After zooming out you will come to discover that the map of Sons of the Forest seems absolutely immense. There are tons of caves and locator points, all just waiting for you to explore them. Be careful, however, as caves are very dangerous and require a plethora of weapons.
It is especially important to get a lay of the land in Sons of the Forest, and fully zooming out of your GPS Map will allow you to be aware of everything around you. You will want to keep track of all enemy base locations, potential base-building locations and whatever important landmarks you discover along the way.
Now that you know how to zoom out with your GPS map in Sons of the Forest, it is time to get out there and explore!
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