Event: Celebrate Dead by Daylight's 4th Anniversary and join the Fourth Year Anniversary Event!
23 June to 14 July 2020
Header 4thAnniversary.jpg

Skeleton Key

From Dead by Daylight Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Item descriptions may vary from in-game descriptions for reasons explained here.
Items support Mouse-over functionality
(desktop version only): hovering over the modifier words with your cursor will reveal the values behind them.

Skeleton Key is an Ultra Rare Item IconHelp items.png.

Icon Description Cost
FulliconItems skeletonKey.png 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.
  • 30 seconds of use.
  • Can be consumed to open the Hatch IconHelp hatch.png.
7,000 IconHelp bloodpoints.png


Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Skeleton Key was the only Key in the game up to Patch 1.1.2.
  • The Skeleton Key can still be used to unlock the Hatch without any charges left on it, as the charges only affect the Aura-reading abilities of the Key.