Dead by Daylight’s Newest Playable Character is Ash Williams from the Evil Dead Franchise, Set to Release April 2

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The popular asymmetrical horror multiplayer title, Dead by Daylight will be adding a new character to the game and for fans of the Evil Dead franchise will surely be excited.

Yes, you guessed correctly, Ash Williams from the Evil Dead franchise will once again reprise his role as the iconic character for the critically acclaimed multiplayer title.

This is not the first time the game has included a licensed horror icon, in the past we saw characters from Saw, Halloween, and Nightmare on Elm Street. So now Ash joins the fray as the newest playable character.

Check out the new announcement trailer for Ash Williams down below:

For those who have yet to really hear about the game, check out a snippet of the games official description down below:

In Dead by Daylight, you play as either a Survivor or a Killer. The Survivors aim is to escape the level, and the Killer’s goal is to stop them. Survivors use their 3rd person camera to look around, while the Killer’s FPS view is much more narrow.


Dead By Daylight is now available for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Ash Williams is set to release on all platforms on April 2. Are you excited to see Ash enter the asymmetrical multiplayer title? Let us know in the comments below!

Source: YouTube