Dead by Daylight: Roots of Dread new chapter introduced

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Dead by Daylight will obtain a brand new chapter, Roots of Dread, on June 7. Behaviour Interactive introduced the brand new chapter in a stream celebrating the game’s sixth anniversary, where the developer unveiled a cinematic trailer showcasing the chapter’s characters, in addition to its setting.

The trailer depicted the chapter’s new survivor, Haddie Kaur, who was beforehand talked about in among the game’s Tome entries, exploring a big, seemingly deserted home. As the character seems round, the chapter’s killer, a horrifying creature often known as “The Dredge” that Behaviour describes as “the manifestation of darkness itself,” sneaks up on Haddie to catch her abruptly.

The new chapter is slated to launch on June 7. In addition to each a brand new survivor and killer, Roots of Dread may even embrace a brand new map dubbed “Garden of Joy.”

This official announcement follows a leak on May 7 that successfully revealed the killer, survivor, and launch date for Roots of Dread days forward of the chapter’s unveiling. A day later, it was additionally alleged that the game would obtain one other Resident Evil collaboration, which Behaviour additionally confirmed right this moment by saying Dead by Daylight: Project W in the course of the stream.

The Dead by Daylight sixth anniversary stream had fairly a number of surprises in retailer. In addition to a brand new chapter, Behaviour additionally unveiled a crossover with the anime sequence Attack on Titan. The developer was fairly tight-lipped when it got here to what the collaboration would entail, however did state that the crossover would function a whopping 10 skins based mostly on the favored anime sequence.

Additionally, the developer additionally said in the course of the stream that going ahead, it might make some modifications to just about 40 perks, add bot assist for its customized modes, make varied quality-of-life enhancements, and likewise implement a brand new development system to “massively [reduce] the grind.”