Dead by Daylight crossplay – how to widen your pool of victims (or friends)

Games are always better with friends, and Dead by Daylight crossplay allows you to join players from all over the world regardless of which platform they use

Dead by Daylight's the Trapper

Dead by Daylight is a 4v1 online survival horror game. No matter what killer, or survivor, you choose, you’re going to play this game with other people. So, let’s ask the all-important question, is Dead by Daylight crossplay a thing? The short answer is yes, good thing, too, because who wants to be limited in what victims are available to them. Or buddies, but we think playing as a killer is more fun.

Speaking of which, if you’re unsure which maniacal being to play as, we have a Dead by Daylight killers guide detailing their powers, weapons, and perks. We also dive a little into their lore, just in case you’re curious as to why they’re so homicidal. Some have valid reasons. Others are being a bit dramatic, if we’re honest. Or, if you want to test your survival skills, see who suits you best with our Dead by Daylight characters guide.

Dead by Daylight crossplay

Dead by Daylight crossplay wasn’t always a thing, but now it is, so you can join other players across multiple platforms. So, be you a Switch, PC, Xbox, or PlayStation player, you can attempt to survive together. It’s always nice to play with friends, regardless of which hardware you use.

However, to enable Dead by Daylight crossplay you need to:

  • Fire up the game
  • Head to the options button at the bottom of the screen
  • Select the online section
  • Crossplay pops up, and you can toggle it on or off, as you please

We should point out that mobile players can’t join other platforms, but iOS and Android players can play together.

Dead by Daylight's The Trickster

How to add new Dead by Daylight friends

Now that you’re playing with your buddies on other platforms, you might want to add them as a friend in Dead by Daylight, making it that much easier to start a match together. Fortunately, adding Dead by Daylight friends is simple:

  • Start the game
  • Hit the friends button at the bottom of the screen
  • Select the add friends button
  • Input a player ID
  • Hit ‘invite a friend’

There you have it, everything you need to know about Dead by Daylight crossplay. To grab some freebies for the game, check out our Dead by Daylight codes list.

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