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Perk Usage Stats and Info

Dying Light

Dying Light

Dying Light is a unique perk belonging to Shape. It was added to the game on 25 October 2016 in patch 1.2.1 as part of the Halloween Chapter.

In the last 14 days, 1.03% of Killers have had it equipped making it the 72nd most used Killer perk in that time. Scroll down for more stats.
Descriptions & Patch Notes

You become obsessed with one Survivor.

Your Obsession gains a 33% action speed bonus to unhooking and healing other Survivors.

Each time you hook a Survivor other than the Obsession, if the Obsession is alive, gain a token.

If the Obsession is alive, all Survivors who are not the Obsession get 2/2.5/3% penalty to repair, healing and sabotage speeds for each token.

The Killer can only be obsessed with one Survivor at a time.

"This isn't a man..." -Dr.Sam Loomis


  • Rework Reworked to apply a 2/2.5/3% penalty to Repair, Healing, and Sabotage speeds to every non-obsession survivor for each hook on a non-obsession (counted as tokens). The Obsession gains a 33% action speed bonus to unhooking and healing other survivors. The effects persist for as long as the Obsession is alive.

You become obsessed with one Survivor.

Your obsession's altruistic action speed is increased by 38/44/50%.

Once the obsession is killed or sacrificed, every other Survivor gets a penalty of 19/22/25% to repair, healing and sabotage speed.

If the Killer becomes obsessed with another survivor the penalties are removed and that survivor's altruistic action speed is increased.

  • The Killer can only be Obsessed with one survivor at a time.

“This isn't a man…” –Dr. Sam Loomis

Usage Rate by PatchPatches*
Kill Rate by Patch Patches*
Most Common BuildsSince 8.0.0*
#BuildUsage RateKill Rate
Dying LightPlay With Your FoodSave the Best for Last5.1%4254.4%49/90
ThanatophobiaDying LightHex: PlaythingHex: Pentimento2.79%2378.7%37/47
Dying LightPop Goes the WeaselScourge Hook: Pain ResonanceNowhere to Hide0.73%685.7%12/14
Iron GraspDying LightPlay With Your FoodSave the Best for Last0.73%640%6/15
UnrelentingDying LightPlay With Your FoodSave the Best for Last0.61%590.9%10/11
ThanatophobiaDying LightHex: RuinScourge Hook: Pain Resonance0.49%475%9/12
Sloppy ButcherThanatophobiaDying LightSurge0.36%387.5%7/8
Sloppy ButcherDying LightBamboozleScourge Hook: Pain Resonance0.36%387.5%7/8
Dying LightCorrupt InterventionEruptionCall of Brine0.36%3100%5/5
Dying Light0.36%362.5%5/8
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Stats update daily at around 4pm UTC. Last updated
Dying Light
The ShapeShape
Date Added:25 October 2016
Patch Added:1.2.1
StatisticsLast 14 days
Usage Rank:72
Usage Rate:(Low) 1.03%
Unique Builds Seen:647
Shrine Appearances15
DatePriceOwned (?)
Usage By CharacterSince 8.0.0*
The Shape
6.26%20.92% of Total Uses
The Plague
3.55%6.2% of Total Uses
The Legion
2.87%11.8% of Total Uses
The Nightmare
1.44%1.7% of Total Uses
The Twins
1.18%1.34% of Total Uses
The Blight
1.12%4.14% of Total Uses
The Knight
1.05%2.55% of Total Uses
The Skull Merchant
0.98%2.8% of Total Uses
The Nurse
0.93%2.43% of Total Uses
The Dredge
0.85%1.34% of Total Uses
The Cenobite
0.83%1.34% of Total Uses
The Trickster
0.77%1.22% of Total Uses
The Hag
0.72%0.73% of Total Uses
The Lich
0.66%7.91% of Total Uses
The Ghost Face
0.63%2.19% of Total Uses
The Spirit
0.6%1.34% of Total Uses
The Xenomorph
0.59%1.34% of Total Uses
The Oni
0.58%1.46% of Total Uses
The Artist
0.57%0.97% of Total Uses
The Wraith
0.57%1.95% of Total Uses
The Singularity
0.57%0.85% of Total Uses
The Nemesis
0.56%1.46% of Total Uses
The Good Guy
0.56%2.31% of Total Uses
The Trapper
0.56%1.58% of Total Uses
The Onryō
0.54%1.22% of Total Uses
The Doctor
0.54%1.7% of Total Uses
The Unknown
0.53%2.07% of Total Uses
The Cannibal
0.49%1.58% of Total Uses
The Clown
0.48%1.09% of Total Uses
The Mastermind
0.47%2.8% of Total Uses
The Huntress
0.45%3.04% of Total Uses
The Pig
0.43%0.97% of Total Uses
The Demogorgon
0.41%0.73% of Total Uses
The Deathslinger
0.36%1.09% of Total Uses
The Executioner
0.31%0.61% of Total Uses
The Hillbilly
0.3%1.22% of Total Uses
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