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Dead By Daylight Chapter 26: Leaks, Release Date, and Everything We Know

Following the release of some substantial Dead By Daylight Chapter 24 leaks, which included a big look at the new killer, The Dredge, we’ve also seen more details emerge about what could be coming to the game in the future, including Chapter 26. For those wondering, these leaks originated from the same person behind some of the recent Chapter 24 leaks (Via DBDLeaks), so there’s more than a reasonable chance of them being believable and worth taking seriously.

For everything, you need to know about what’s potentially coming to the game in Chapter 26, read on!

DBD Chapter 26 Leaks

Whilst it looks as though Chapter 25 could be another Resident Evil inspired content drop, the small slither of info we have about Chapter 26 suggests it will have an original killer. Which would make sense if the team are looking to keep mixing things up.

That said, the only concrete lead we have thus far is that the Killer will be called ‘The Knight’, although that’s all we do know so far. We doubt this is going to be a For Honor crossover, but we wouldn’t put it past the Behavior Interactive team to spin up some sort of twisted killer from Medieval times to do The Entity’s bloodthirsty misdeeds. We can already picture the slightly gruesome Mori now, perhaps reminiscent of when Mel Gibson got hung drawn and quartered in Braveheart. Plus, who wouldn’t love a medieval-inspired map, with big hay bundles, horse-drawn carriages and pallets a-plenty to knock over.

Maybe we’re getting ahead of ourselves, but hopefully we’ll see more details leak from the PTR in the coming weeks and months.

Dead By Daylight Chapter 26 Release Date

At the time of writing, there is no official release date for Dead By Daylight Chapter 26 and to be quite honest we probably won’t get one for some time. Afterall, we still don’t have a Dead By Daylight Chapter 24 release date at the timeof writing.

However, when it comes to new Dead By Daylight content and chapters, the game runs more or less like clockwork, with each chapter lasting roughly three months, so working out when Chapter 26 will drop isn’t too difficult to predict. With this in mind, let’ do the math.

Chapter 25 should arrive in roughly three months time after Chapter 24. Assuming the next chapter begins around end of May/early June, then Chapter 25 will probably arrive around the start of September. Meaning we should get Chapter 26 towards the end of November or the first week of December.

But don’t take out word for it, check out the table below to see how long each chapter has lasted previously to see how we’ve worked out when Chapter 26 could feasibly start.

Dead By Daylight Chapter Killer Start Date Length
Chapter 19: All-Kill The Trickster 30 March 2021 78 Days
Chapter 20: Resident Evil The Nemesis 15 June 2021 85 Days
Chapter 21: Hellraiser The Cenobite 07 September 2021 85 Days
Chapter 22: Portrait of a Murder The Artist 30 November 2021 99 Days
Chapter 23: Sadako Rising The Onryo 08 March 2022 98 Days
Chapter 24 The Dredge 31 May 2022 (prediction) 84 Days

 


That’s everything you need to know about the Dead By Daylight Chapter 26, but we’ll be sure to keep this page updated with new info as it becomes available. However, if you’re looking for more Dead By Daylight guides then follow the links below for more helpful tips, tricks and explainers.

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