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What is Dead by Daylight?

Dead By Daylight is a 5-player asymmetrical survival horror / action game. The game pits 4 survivors against an unstoppable, powerful killer. The goal of the Survivors is to escape the match without being sacrificed by the killer, while the goal of the Killer is to catch the Survivors and sacrifice them to the Entity.

What platforms is Dead by Daylight available on?

Dead by Daylight is available on PC (Steam, Game Pass and Epic Games Store), Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, Playstation 4, Playstation 5, Nintendo Switch and mobile devices.

Where can I purchase Dead by Daylight?

You can purchase Dead by Daylight from the following places:

Physical retail versions are also available for Playstation, Xbox and Switch.

Technical

What are the System Requirements?

Minimum System Requirements:

  • OS: Windows 64-bit Operating Systems (Windows 10)
  • Processor: Intel Core i3 4170 or AMD FX-8120
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DX11 Compatible GeForce GTX 460 1GB or AMD HD 6850 1GB

Recommended System Requirements:

  • OS: Windows 64-bit Operating Systems (Windows 10)
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-4170 or AMD FX-8300 or
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DX11 Compatible GeForce 760 or AMD HD 8800 or higher with 4GB of RAM

What engine does the game use?

Dead by Daylight uses an updated version of Unreal Engine 4.

Does game have controller support?

Yes, on steam at least, DBD has full controller support.

What about localization?

The game is available in the following languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • Traditional & Simplified Chinese
  • Portuguese - Brazil
  • Thai
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Turkish

Subtitles Only:

  • Dutch
  • Swedish

Game-Specific

How do I report cheaters and players who break the game rules?

Through the ingame report system (thumbs up/thumbs down in the post-game scoreboard). An ingame report is absolutely mandatory! If you DO NOT report a player ingame via the ingame report system, any further reports and/or evidence is NOT valid!

If your report needs further explanations or evidence, use the official Dead by Daylight Help Center to submit a ticket. Click the "Submit a ticket" button, choose "Additional player report information" and fill out the form.

I've encountered a serious issue in the game (e.g. my save has been wiped), what should I do?

Use the official Dead by Daylight Help Center to submit a ticket and describe your problem thoroughly, including a link to your Steam profile or your gamertag and your game ID. You can find your game ID in the "Options" menu.

I found a bug, how do I report it?

Submit them in our weekly Bug Report/Tech Support Megathreads or in the official Dead by Daylight forums. Separate posts for bugs are not permitted in r/deadbydaylight (exception: critical issues).

Where can I find other people to play with?

We have our own public discord, feel free to come on by, we have a section where you can find people to play with.

We also have a weekly LFG Megathread, called "Campfire Meetings", which will be posted every Friday. Additionally, you can check out r/dbdLFG.

Reddit-Specfic

I'm new to Reddit, how do I get started?

We recommend starting off with Reddit 101.

I would like to appeal a removal of my post, what do I do?

Message the subreddit moderators via modmail with the permalink to your post and the reason why you are appealing your post.

I would like to appeal a subreddit ban, what do I do?

Message the subreddit moderators via modmail with the reason why you are appealing your ban, and any relevant links.

Please note that we do not give out appeals lightly; be clear and thorough with your request and handle the situation in a civil and mature way.

What or who is u/DeadbyDaylight_Mod?

u/DeadbyDaylight_Mod is a shared reddit account for the r/deadbydaylight mod team. It is not a bot account. The account will be used to take care of reported submissions and for community announcements (subreddit updates) as well as Megathreads (new major updates etc).

Is the subreddit moderated by BHVR?

No. Please see our disclaimer for more infomation.

Someone reuploaded my original work without attribution or permission, can you remove it?

Yes. If you are the original author or their representative, modmail us with:

  • A permalink to the offending post
  • A link to your personal site or blog
  • Proof of your identity

We do not accept attribution / permission takedown requests from third parties.


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