08 Apr 2021 8:29 AM +00:00

Dead By Daylight Cross-Play: How To Connect With Friends On PC, PS4, Xbox One And Nintendo Switch

Dead by Daylight, the game that many can only watch others play.

It's still got a loyal community four years since launch.

With a growing fanbase comes players on a variety of different platforms.

Cross-play is being implemented into many games overtime and Dead by Daylight is coming along for the journey.

Let's get you playing with friends, no matter the platform!

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Dead By Daylight Cross-Play


Earlier this year Dead by Daylight announced they were bringing cross-play to the game.

This was done so through the below tweet.

Available on PC, PS4, Xbox One And Nintendo Switch.

You can read an in-depth FAQ the developers put together here.

We're super excited to announce that Cross-Play & Cross-Friends are now available on PC and Consoles. For more information: https://t.co/ivO7zdTDMcNote: Players will have to quit and restart the game for the change to take effect. #deadbydaylight#DBD#dbdcrossplaypic.twitter.com/S2wBpHivO5
— Dead by Daylight (@DeadByBHVR)
August 13, 2020

How To Add Friends

Adding your mates on Dead by Daylight, through cross-play is easy as pie.


Head to your Friends tab.

Then select the Friend+ icon.

Now type in your friend's Dead by Daylight ID.

IDs can be found by heading to Settings and you should see it in the bottom left of the screen.

Select your friend's name when it comes up!

Be sure to have your friends on Discord or some other voice chat software.

Dead by Daylight still doesn't have an in-game voice chat.

Have fun screaming down the mic with your pals!

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