How to disable fall damage in Star Wars Jedi: Survivor

Brad Norton
Star Wars Jedi Survivor gameplayRespawn Entertainment

There’s a lot to explore in Star Wars Jedi: Survivor but taking fall damage along the way may hinder your experience. So, here’s how you can disable fall damage in the game to save your Stims.

Star Wars Jedi: Survivor keeps the Metroidvania-style that Fallen Order has in its world design that encourages players to backtrack to various locations in order to uncover different areas and find interesting secrets but because there are quite a lot of high places for Cal to scale, you might find yourself falling and taking damage quite often.

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Whether you missed grabbing onto a rope, or fallen down while trying to access an out-of-reach area, you’re bound to fall off the map at some point during Star Wars: Jedi Survivor, and the experience can be made much less punishing if fall damage is disabled in the game.

So, here’s how to disable fall damage in Star Wars Jedi: Survivor.

How to disable fall damage in Star Wars Jedi: Survivor

Turning off fall damage in Star Wars Jedi: Survivor is just a matter of pausing the game and turning off the very first Exploration setting.

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For more precise steps, head to the Options menu and navigate down to the gameplay tab. From here, scroll down to the ‘Exploration’ list and turn off the very first setting.

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‘Disable Fall Damage’ is an option you can toggle on and off without any repercussions. For trophy and achievement enthusiasts, fear not as having this setting enabled will not prevent you from obtaining any of the game’s additional accomplishments.

Star Wars Jedi Survivor fall damage settingRespawn Entertainment

While in effect, this setting won’t completely stop you from falling off the map. If you drop, you will still fade to black and respawn from where you jumped. However, you’ll do so without losing any health, meaning you don’t have to worry.

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If you’re constantly looking to travel off the beaten path and uncover the game’s most intriguing secrets, not having to worry about your health while platforming is certainly a lifesaver.

Now that fall damage is no longer a big concern for you, be sure to check out our other Star Wars Jedi: Survivor guides here:

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About The Author

Brad Norton is the Australian Managing Editor at Dexerto. He graduated from Swinburne University with a Bachelor’s degree in journalism and has been working full-time in the field for the past six years at the likes of Gamurs Group and now Dexerto. He loves all things single-player gaming (with Uncharted a personal favorite) but has a history on the competitive side having previously run Oceanic esports org Mindfreak. You can contact Brad at