|“||These tools, but poor replicas, shall suffice. I have taken every advantage I could take to survive in this forsaken nightmare.||„|
|~ Mysterious Note|
There are currently a total of 22 Items featured in Dead by Daylight :
- 2 Common Items
- 3 Uncommon Items
- 6 Rare Items
- 5 Very Rare Items
- 2 Ultra Rare Items
- 4 Event Items
- For further information, see Chests
The rarity of an Item affects how often it can be found in a Chest. You'll see a lot more Common and Uncommon Items than their rarer counterparts. It is possible to get Ultra Rare Items from a Chest, but the chance is very slim (around 2%, as determined by community testing). One can increase the general chances of finding rarer Items by using the Perk Plunderer's Instinct .
If a Survivor manages to escape with an item, it and all its equipped Add-ons will be kept in their inventory and are auto-equipped for the next trial.
If the durability of an item is completely depleted during a match, or if the survivor dies without a protective Offering or Add-on, then the player will lose the item and all its equipped Add-ons.
Below is a list of all Items currently featured in Dead by Daylight :
|Chinese Firecracker||A row of small explosive devices wrapped in heavy paper casing. Detonates into loud bangs and intense light flashes.
|Winter Party Starter||A small, highly-explosive dinner table decoration. Detonates into loud bangs and intense light flashes.
The Flashlight is also very effective against three Killers, The Hag , The Wraith , and The Nurse . Shining a Flashlight upon a Wraith when he is cloaked or in the act of uncloaking will trigger the light burn effect, stunning him for a few seconds and forcing an instant uncloak. Shining a Flashlight upon one of the Hag's Phantasm Traps will highlight and destroy it. Shining a Flashlight upon the Nurse while she is charging up a blink will trigger the light burn effect, causing her to go straight into the fatigue from the blink.
|Flashlight (Item)||A standard Flashlight.
"Most of the battery life was wastefully used by the previous owner."
|Sport Flashlight||A very portable Flashlight with a good grip. Its efficient technology produces a powerful light while consuming less power.
|Utility Flashlight||A sturdy but heavy Flashlight that packs a lot of power.
|Will O' Wisp||A Flashlight equipped with a special lens cover that adds an orange tint and a little Ghost to the beam.
"Happy Trick or Treating!"
|Broken Key||The bow and shank of a key, vibrating with power. The Broken Key's power cannot be triggered by itself. Various objects can be attached to its jump ring, which channels the Broken Key's power into various effects.
|Dull Key||A bent and dull Key that once held great power. The Dull Key's power cannot be triggered by itself. Various objects can be attached to its jump ring, which channels the Dull Key's remaining power into various effects.
|Skeleton Key||A tarnished and crooked Key, vibrating with ominous power. The Skeleton Key's power cannot be triggered by itself. Various objects can be attached to its jump ring, which channels the Skeleton Key's power into various effects.
|Map (Item)||An old piece of parchment made out of a skin-like material. Is rolled and sealed with an uncoloured leather string. Holding and channelling the map unlocks great potential in one's Aura-reading ability which slowly burns the map. Generators' Auras which you have already encountered are revealed to you for as long as the map has charges left.
|Rainbow Map||A piece of parchment made out of oddly fresh skin. Blood on its edge has yet to dry. It is rolled and sealed with multiple coloured ropes and cords. Holding and channelling the map unlocks a great potential in one's Aura-reading ability which slowly burns up the map. Objects with Auras which you have already encountered are revealed to you for as long as the map has charges left.
"It disheartens me. All this unspeakable knowledge and gruelling effort and yet nothing tangible, nothing usable to get out of this nightmare." — Vigo's Journal
Without the use of Self Care [[File:|32px|link=Self Care]], a Survivor cannot heal themselves without one. Different Add-ons can be equipped that enhance its healing speed or durability.
|Camping Aid Kit||A rudimentary aid kit which can save lives in emergencies even if it's lacking some of its supplies.
"Barely has enough material for a decent patch-up."
|First Aid Kit||A standard first aid kit with all the necessary equipment for treating common to more serious injuries.
|Emergency Med-Kit||A sturdy and well organized medical kit equipped with top condition emergency supplies.
"There is a cure for almost everything...but not for this."
|Ranger Med-Kit||A large metal box containing medical supplies aimed for emergency rescues in hard to reach, often isolated locations.
"A small engraved label can be found glued to the back panel: VK.ID-3994723."
|All Hallows' Eve Lunchbox||A plastic lunchbox with phosphorescent Halloween Stickers that has been packed with first-aid equipment.
"Safety first! Make sure you can be seen when trick or treating."
|Worn-Out Tools||A metal box containing out of condition tools that could break at any moment. Even without training, can be used to repair or break various mechanical components.
"You call these tools? ... Really?"
|Toolbox (Item)||A metal box containing a set of basic tools. Even without training, can be used to repair or break various mechanical components.
"It is unclear as to where these tools come from. Were they brought in by one of us or did they belong to one of the monsters?"
|Mechanic's Toolbox||A metal box with specialised mechanics tools. Even without training, can be used to repair or break various mechanical components.
|Commodious Toolbox||A large metal box containing basic tool and extra mechanical parts. Even without training, can be used to repair or break various mechanical components.
|Engineer's Toolbox||A metal box with highly specialised tools meant for engineering. Most of the tools can be used by neophytes to make fast repairs or break various mechanical components.
"I've created tools beyond compare and stood paralysed as they were stolen from me. These are but a poor replica, spat out by the fog." - Vigo's Journal
|Alex's Toolbox||A metal box containing mainly saws and vice grips of varying sizes but also other tools. Even though the content of this toolbox is clearly aimed at destructive deeds, it can be used to repair various mechanical components as well.
"Most of the tools are identified as 'owned by Alex'."
|No Icon||Buck Shot (Firecracker)||Unknown Description.
|No Icon||Flash Powder (Firecracker)||Unknown Description.
|No Icon||Medium Fuse (Firecracker)||Unknown Description.
|No Icon||Gun Powder (Firecracker)||Unknown Description.
|No Icon||Long Fuse (Firecracker)||Unknown Description.
|No Icon||Magnesium Powder (Firecracker)||Unknown Description.
|No Icon||Black Powder (Firecracker)||Unknown Description.
|No Icon||Large Pack (Firecracker)||Unknown Description.|
- VK.ID-3994723 is not a reference to vk.com as some players speculated. The user with this ID wrote that there is no connection between this game and them.
- https://www.reddit.com/r/deadbydaylight/comments/bxk4hj/ive_analyzed_data_from_over_800_survivor_chests/ 800+ Chests Study. Reddit post. Retrieved 8 June 2019
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