Earlier this year, it was announced that Dead by Daylight would be coming to the Nintendo Switch in the fall, and now you can mark the exact, bloody date on your calendar, as Behaviour Interactive and Deep Silver have announced a September 24th launch date for the slasher survival video game on the Nintendo Switch.

From the Press Release: Larkspur, Calif. — May 29, 2019 — Behaviour Interactive and Deep Silver are excited to celebrate the third anniversary of the beloved horror multiplayer game Dead by Daylight with a launch date and content details of the upcoming Switch version.

Launching on Sept. 24, 2019, Dead by Daylight on Nintendo Switch will include the base game as well as four additional chapters with nine killers and 10 survivors. Behaviour Interactive will also include three additional cosmetic packs to give players more bang for their buck.

Players will soon be able to pre-order their copy at their favorite retailer.

The Dead by Daylight Team invites the community to join them on Twitch (https://www.twitch.tv/deadbydaylight) and YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaSgsFdGbwjfdawl3rOXiwQ) on May 31 at 3:00pm EST to hear more about the upcoming year and plans for the game. They can expect reveals, an in-depth look at the upcoming DLC Ghost Face, more details on the Switch version, and more unexpected surprises.

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