Heroin can be a good source of income as the area is infrequently visited/patrolled by other players and the APD. With little effort it can provide great starting cash.
To begin your career as a Heroin runner there are a few items you must obtain.
- Backpack: You may wish to purchase a backpack to maximize the amount of drugs you can manufacture and process.
- Vehicle: In order to do heroin runs you will need a vehicle to store your drugs inside. A good starting vehicle would be a flatbed truck which can be bought from a car shop in Athira. It costs $750 to pull out of the garage and costs a base price of $8,000.
The following talents can also be added to help you out whilst Heroin running.
- Weed Processor - Maximum return when processing marijuana.
- Heroin Junky - Maximum return when processing heroin.
- Unrestricted License - Ability to buy luxury class vehicles.
- Commercial License - Ability to buy large cargo trucks.
Below outlines the steps to start doing Heroin on Altis.
- Purchase or pull out your truck from the garage.
- Drive your truck to the heroin fields.
- When you arrive, Scroll Wheel and select gather heroin
- Walk to your truck and press T and double click on the heroin to select all and press store.
- Hop into your truck and drive to heroin processing.
- Drive your truck up to the front of heroin processing and go to the man in the building. Having the Heroin Junky talent is highly recommended in order to minimize losses from processing heroin.
- Walk to the processor and use the scroll wheel and select process.
- Drive into town towards the drug dealer, scroll wheel then double click the drug for faster selling.
- Go to nearest ATM and click deposit all.
Below are average profits for individual runs and profit per hour using a flatbed truck. Running heroin is a great way to make a tidy profit. The risk level for heroin is medium, it is classed as illegal and you may be subject to arrest if caught making it.
- $34,689 per run (32 minutes). (Prices Vary based on Infamy talents)
- $68,632 per hour (64 minutes). (Prices Vary based on Infamy talents)
5-7 Heroin will be given to the Drug Cartel each time you process a full inventory. Capture the Drug Cartel and have the Heroin Junky talent to maximize your processing return.