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Dead by Daylight gets Silent Hill content, cross-play incoming

Pyramid Head
Pyramid Head (Image credit: Konami)

What you need to know

  • Silent Hill is a popular horror franchise from Konami.
  • Dead by Daylight is an asymmetrical multiplayer game.
  • Dead by Daylight is getting a Silent Hill crossover in June that adds Pyramid Head.
  • You can purchase Dead by Daylight on the Microsoft Store (opens in new tab).

Silent Hill is an incredibly popular horror franchise that would've seen a new entry had P.T. panned out. While Konami is still deliberating what to do with Silent Hill, if you're into Dead by Daylight, you're in luck. This asymmetrical horror game along the lines of Friday the 13th: The Game pits survivors against a powerful villain. Pyramid Head is coming to Dead by Daylight.

The developer said the following.

The Silent Hill Chapter also introduces a new map, Midwich Elementary School: the childhood trauma that once took place in its halls has since manifested itself into a twisted, nightmarish design. The new Killer is The Executioner: take control of Pyramid Head and wield his great knife to unleash his twisted brand of punishment on all who cross him. The new Survivor is Cheryl Mason, a courageous, outspoken woman who survived the hellish Otherworld of Silent Hill, and exacted revenge on the Order that killed her father. With experience beyond her years, she's prepared to once again stand against any evil that confronts her.

The Silent Hill content is coming to Dead bt Daylight in June 2020. Be sure to check it out if you're a fan of the franchise. Pyramid Head sounds like an incredibly powerful foe. The team also said that cross-play was coming soon. Now, we know that it's going live on August 13.

Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.

1 Comment
  • I played this, and at first it was a chore, I just struggled like hell. Eventually I got a little better. It's not bad, but not a pick up and play title.