Upcoming Event: The Eternal Blight
21 October - 4 November 2020
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The Eternal Blight

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The Eternal Blight is an Event in Dead by Daylight Dead by Daylight}} that is scheduled to last between 21 October and 4 November 2020.

It kicks off the in-game celebrations in honour of Halloween 2020.


The Eternal Blight is a new type of Halloween-themed in-game Event, which temporarily adds new Objectives to the Gameplay of Killers and Survivors.

It is part of the reoccurring Blight Event; its predecessors were the 2018 The Hallowed Blight Event and the 2019 The Withering Blight Event.

In-Game Changes

The Event Items and Add-ons can be found in newly generated Bloodwebs Bloodwebs}} and the former also in Chests Chests}} located throughout the Trial Grounds.

The Event Offering will increase the amount of Blighted Hooks and Generators that spawn in the Trial Grounds and increase the Bonus Bloodpoints Bloodpoints}} one receives from interacting with them.
Not burning the Offering will still grant Bonus Bloodpoints, but fewer.

Event Add-ons

64px A small amount of Compound Thirty-Four, the final serum The Blight Blight}} worked on before his transformation. Causes extreme mutations in high doses.
  • Unlocks 1 Token to use on the Blighted Rush ability, which replaces your Killer Power until consumed.

Press the Power button to initiate a Blighted Rush, allowing you to quickly dash forward, consuming 1 Token.

  • Cannot attack during a Blighted Rush.
  • 1 Token is recharged whenever a Survivor is hooked.
  • When used by The Blight Blight}}, instead increases available Rush Tokens by 1.

Blight Serum is only playable during the Eternal Blight Event.

FulliconAddon brokenBulb.png A damaged bulb that causes a spooky flickering effect.
  • Causes the Flashlight to flicker.
  • Moderately increases Flashlight Beam brightness.
  • Moderately increases Blindness duration.
  • Moderately increases the spookiness.
FulliconAddon refinedSerum.png A refined version of the Putrid Serum Putrid Serum}} that's mostly safe for human consumption. Mostly.

Press the Secondary Action button while healing with the Med-Kit to use the Refined Serum.

  • Moderately increases Movement speed for 16 seconds.
  • Creates a Blight trail behind the Survivor.

Event Offering

FulliconFavors pustulaPetals.png NOT YET AVAILABLE

Calls upon The Entity Entity}} to generate 1 additional Blighted Hook and 1 additional Blighted Generator.

  • As a Killer, hook a Survivor on a Blighted Hook for the first time to earn bonus Bloodpoints Bloodpoints}}.
  • As a Survivor, find and repair a Blighted Generator to earn bonus Bloodpoints Bloodpoints}}.
  • Stacks.

Using Pustula Petals increases the amount of Bloodpoints earned for these interactions.

NOTE: During the Event, 1 Blighted Hook and 1 Blighted Generator will spawn on the Map by default.

Only playable during the The Eternal Blight Event.

"The Pustulas fill the air with a rancid odour that some may find enticing."

The Lore

The The Eternal Blight Lore is intertwined with the Lore from The Hallowed Blight.
In order for Players to be able to catch up the The Hallowed Blight Lore, its associated Tome entries from Tome I - Awakening and the three animatics are made available immediately upon the start of the Event.

Event Cosmetics

Template:The Eternal Blight Event Featured Cosmetics

Bonus Bloodpoint Events In-Game Events
BloodpointsIcon2.png Blood Rush (x1.5) FulliconItems chineseFirecracker.png Chinese New Year 2017 (Rooster) FulliconItems willOWisp.png All Hallows' Eve 2017 FulliconFavors escapeCake.png 2 Year Anniversary 2018 GK Head01 WinterEvent2018.png Winter Solstice 2018
BloodpointsIcon2.png Blood Hunt (x2) FulliconFavors escapeCake.png 1 Year Anniversary 2017 FulliconItems winterPartyStarter.png Winter Solstice 2017‎‎ EventObjective summer18 survivor.png Scorching Summer BBQ 2018 TO 021.png Moonrise 2019 (Hog)
BloodpointsIcon2.png Blood Feast (x3) BE Mask01 01.png Fall Masquerade 2017 EventObjective goldCoins.png Howling Grounds 2018 (Dog) FulliconFavors pustulaPetals.png The Hallowed Blight 2018 FulliconFavors gruesomeGateau.png 3 Year Anniversary 2019
In-Game Events
FulliconFavors pustulaPetals.png The Withering Blight 2019 FulliconFavors pustulaPetals.png The Eternal Blight 2020
TO 013.png Scarlet Swarm 2020 (Rat)
FulliconFavors ghastlyGateau.png Fourth Year Anniversary 2020