Michael Myers Joins The Dead by Daylight Roster Today

The game’s Halloween update is now live.

Up until now, Behavior Interactive’s asymmetrical horror game Dead by Daylight has existed within its own internal fiction, but that all changes today with the launch of the game’s Halloween update. The latest Dead by Daylight Halloween update, which holds true to its name by bringing in iconic elements from John Carpenter’s Halloween movie franchise, includes the unstoppable killer Michael Myers.

Not only does Michael Myers join Dead by Daylight’s roster of playable killers (a roster filled with other ghoulish entities such as an undead nurse and a chainsaw-wielding hillbilly), but the game’s selection of playable survivors is also bolstered by the inclusion of Laurie Strode, the stalwart teenager who was portrayed by actress Jaime Lee Curtis in the original Halloween films. Finally, the update adds in a new map based off the town of Haddonfield, Illinois from the first Halloween movie.

The new Halloween additions for Dead by Daylight can be purchased via a new DLC pack on Steam for $6.99.

For more moody game coverage from LevelCamp, be sure to check out our previous looks at the new trailer for the third episode of Telltale’s Batman and the Zodiac Killer pre-order mission for Watch Dogs 2.

Nate Hohl

Nate Hohl got his start in the video games journalism industry shortly after graduating college and since then he has come to find enjoyment in critiquing various forms of media (games, movies, books, etc.) and seeing how they affect our ever-developing idea of culture. If you'd like to contact him, you can do so via his email address, nate.hohl@greenlitcontent.com, or his admittedly oft-neglected Twitter account @NateHohl.

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