Dead by Daylight: Everything You Need to Know About the Lunar Event

Celebrate the new year with the Year of the Rabbit!

by Matthew Kevin Mitchell

Are you already missing the Bone Chill event and wondering when the next event in Dead by Daylight will be? From January 10 to January 17, the Dead by Daylight team has given us a double EXP weekend to help lessen the blow of losing a fun event and start the new year off right. Luckily, leaks have shown that we will be treated to another event sooner than you think. This event has happened in the past and has been a blast for both survivors and killers. So then, what event is happening soon, and what are the details behind the event? Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming lunar event in Dead by Daylight.

Everything You Need to Know About the Lunar Event in Dead by Daylight


Dead by Daylight’s lunar event returns just in time for the Chinese New Year, which is the Year of the Rabbit. The lunar event in Dead by Daylight will be called Moonlight Burrow, and it will begin on January 24 at 11:00 am Eastern and run until February 7 at 11:00 am Eastern. Can’t wait until the 24th? Don’t worry because the Dead by Daylight team is releasing an early celebration of the event that will give you plenty of fun content.

The Moonlight Burrow early celebration will run from January 17 to January 24. You will see the lobby undergo a Lunar New Year transformation during this time. Make sure you are also following the Dead by Daylight team on all social media platforms, as they will be providing promo codes to unlock the following items:

  • January 18: Dwight Fairfield – Lunar Rat Cap & The Spirit – Scarlet Edge
  • January 20: Jane Romero – Striped Top & The Hillbilly – Brutal Rat Hammer
  • January 23: David King – Striped Punk Pants, The Trapper – Golden Stinger & Nea Karlsson – Rat Print Top

You will also have an opportunity to earn the following Outfits as daily rewards for logging into the game:

  • January 17: The Nurse – Festive Gown
  • January 18: Zarina Kassir – Gilded Locks
  • January 19: The Clown – Savage Smile
  • January 20: Kate Denson – Claw Marked Beanie
  • January 21: The Artist – Entrancing Gown
  • January 22: Adam Francis – Shimmering Ox
  • January 23: The Artist – Glaring Blood

Until the Moonlight Burrow Event begins, you’ll also receive a boosted XP bonus for your day’s first match. Once the event starts on January 24, log in every day until February 7 to claim a reward of 50K Bloodpoints for a total of 700K Bloodpoints.

Dead by Daylight is available for PC, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, iOS, and Android.

- This article was updated on January 17th, 2023

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