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  BEHAVIOUR INTERACTIVE AND KOCH MEDIA ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP: DEAD BY DAYLIGHT IS COMING TO THE NINTENDO SWITCH
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02/14/2019
 


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Montreal, Canada—February 13, 2019—Behaviour® and Koch Media have signed a retail distribution agreement to bring survival horror game Dead by Daylight™ to the Nintendo Switch™. This partnership includes all territories except China.

The classic multiplayer survival horror game will launch in the fall of 2019. This brand new edition will burst with a ton of content, including killers, survivors, maps, chapters and cosmetics.

“Bringing Dead by Daylight to the Nintendo Switch is yet another milestone in the game’s history and a personal dream of mine. Very soon, players will be able to bring their game along and continue serving the Entity on the bus, at work or at home. We are thrilled to be teaming up with Koch Media for the first time. I believe this is the beginning of a very fruitful partnership.” said Stephen Mulrooney, Senior Vice-President, Behaviour Interactive.

“With Dead by Daylight on Nintendo Switch we’re proud to team up with one of the largest development teams worldwide and our successful new distribution partners at Behaviour Interactive”, said Mario Gerhold, International Marketing Director Games at Koch Media. “This game is absolutely outstanding and we’re happy to give players on Nintendo Switch the chance to enjoy the most grown up digital hide and seek game of all time wherever they are.”

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About Dead by Daylight

Dead by Daylight is an asymmetrical multiplayer horror game in which one crazed killer hunts four friends through a terrifying nightmare. Players take on the role of both killer and survivors in a deadly game of cat and mouse. It’s a mature gamer take on the thrills of hide and seek. Dead by Daylight is available on PCs, PS4™ and Xbox One.

About Behaviour Interactive

Established in Montreal, Behaviour Interactive is Canada’s largest independent game developer, employing over 475 talented people. The studio has sold more than 60 million games on every platform since its beginnings in 1992. Behaviour collaborates with many of the world’s top brands and corporations among which Activision Blizzard, Air Canada, Bombardier, Codemasters, Double Down, Disney, DreamWorks, EA, GAEA, HBO, La Capitale, Microsoft, NBC Universal, Pixar, Sony, Ubisoft, and WB Games. For more information, visit bhvr.com.

About Koch Media

Koch Media is a leading producer and distributor of digital entertainment products (software, games and films). The company's own publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe and the USA. The Koch Media group has more than 20 years of experience in the digital media business, and has risen to become the number one distributor in Europe. It has also formed strategic alliances with numerous games and software publishers: Bethesda, Capcom, Kaspersky Labs, NC SOFT, Sega, Square Enix and Tecmo-Koei, etc. in various European countries. With Headquarters in Planegg near Munich/Germany, Koch Media owns branches in Germany, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, the Nordic regions, Benelux and the United States. www.kochmedia.com