Dead by Daylight: Patch 6.0.0 Roots of Dread Now Live

Patch 6.0.0
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Patch 6.0.0 or the Roots of Dread Update for Dead by Daylight is now available on the official servers. This update introduces the new horrifying killer called the Dredge and a new survivor named Haddie Kaur.

The Roots of Dread Update also features a new map known as the Garden of Joy, found in the Withered Isle realm and is owned by the leader of The Fold, Otto Stamper.

Aside from that, Dead by Daylight turns six this month, and to celebrate this milestone, developer Behaviour Interactive will host a limited-time event called the Twisted Masquerade on June 16 at 11 a.m. EST.

Players can earn new cosmetic masks by hunting down pedestals in the Trial and grabbing the invitations to the Twisted Masquerade. There are 12 masks that players can collect, but they’re only available for the original members of Dead by Daylight, such as:

  • The Artist
  • The Huntress
  • The Spirit
  • The Trapper
  • The Trickster
  • Deathslinger
  • Ace Visconti
  • Dwight Fairfield
  • Elodie Rakoto
  • Jane Romero
  • Michaela Reid
  • Yui Kumura

Patch 6.0.0 also implements loads of bug fixes. Here are some of them:

  • Fixed an issue that caused the jumpscare stinger to not play if the Dredge exits a locker too quickly
  • Fixed an issue that caused some Dredge actions to lower the volume of some gameplay objects like the generator
  • Fixed an issue that caused a generator not being able to be repaired from the short side when spawned on the hill in Sanctum of Wrath
  • Fixed an issue that caused an invisible collision allowing characters to walk over a hole in Gideon Map
  • Fixed an issue that caused the game to crash when swapping to the Spectator role
  • Fixed an issue that sometimes caused a crash when The Dredge exits a locker carrying a survivor
  • Fixed an issue that caused The Pig's Workshop Grease add-on to have no effect on the Ambush charge speed
  • Fixed an issue that caused The Pig's Ambush attack charge time to be unaffected by the Last Will uncommon Add-on
  • Fixed an issue that caused a survivor's body to remain visible after being moried by the Dredge
  • Fixed an issue that caused The Dredge can be blinded during the first part of locker search
  • Fixed an issue that caused The Dredge's Nightfall Meter to stop charging once a survivor is downed
  • Fixed multiple issues with how The Dredge's Septic Touch perk applies Blindness and Exhaustion status effects
  • Fixed an issue that caused some lockers to be missing their aura when using The Dredge's teleport power
  • Fixed an issue that caused spectators not to move along with The Dredge during a locker teleport

The full changelog for the Roots of Dead Update is available on the official website.

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