Dead by Daylight Wiki
IconHelp snowman.png

Snowmen are Props that were added as part of the Bone Chill Event during Christmas 2021.


During the Bone Chill Event, 6 Snowmen will spawn during the Trial which Survivors can enter.
If a Survivor is hit while inside a Snowman, or if a Killer destroys a Snowman with a Survivor inside they receive a random Event Cosmetic or Charm after the Trial.

Snowman Effects[]

  • Survivors are immune to damage, including double-damage from Powers or the Exposed IconStatusEffects exposed.png Status Effect.
  • Survivors are unable to run.
  • Survivors walk 15 % slower.
  • Survivors are undetectable by any Aura-reading abilities, including those of the Killer or other Survivors.
  • Survivors suffer from the Blindness IconStatusEffects vision.png Status Effect.
  • Survivors can voluntarily exit a Snowman.

Snowman Trivia[]

  • Enter Interaction time: 1.5 seconds
  • Minimum Use time: 1.5 seconds
    • This refers to how long Survivors must stay inside a Snowman before they can leave it.
  • Destroy Interaction time: 1.5 seconds
  • Respawn Time: 20 seconds
  • Spawn Restrictions:
    • minimum distance from Survivors: 10 metres
    • minimum distance from Snowmen controlled by Survivors: 25 metres
    • minimum distance from Pallets and the Hatch: 3 metres

Interactions with Killer Powers[]

  • When a Survivor is inside a Snowman:
    • The Nemesis Nemesis T-Type}}' Zombies can destroy and infect or damage the Survivor.
    • The Deathslinger IconHelpLoading deathslinger.png's Harpoon will ignore the Snowman and directly hit the Survivor.
    • The Trickster IconHelpLoading trickster.png's Blades will destroy the Snowman after 6 Blade Hits (these Hits will be counted for the Event Meter).
    • The Plague IconHelpLoading plague.png's Corrupt Purge will injure the Survivor.
    • The Huntress IconHelpLoading huntress.png' Hatchets will destroy the Snowman but will not damage the Survivor.
    • The Legion IconHelpLoading legion.png's Feral Frenzy will destroy the Snowman but will not injure the Survivor.
    • The Doctor IconHelpLoading doctor.png's Shock Therapy Attack will destroy the Snowman and shock the Survivor.
    • The Clown IconHelpLoading clown.png's Afterpiece Tonic Bottles will destroy the Snowman and intoxicate the Survivor on a direct hit.

IconStatusEffects sleepPenalty.png Alarm Clocks IconPowers trap.png Bear Traps IconHelp breakableDoors.png Breakable Walls IconHelp cagesOfAtonement.png Cages of Atonement
Dbd-gameplay-crate.png Chests IconHelp crownPillar.png Crown Pillar IconPerks spiesFromTheShadows.png Crows IconFavors murkyReagent.png Dark Mist
IconHelp exitGates.png Exit Gates IconHelpLoading generators.png Generators QuestIcons glyph.png Glyphs IconHelpLoading hatch.png Hatch
IconHelpLoading hook.png Hooks IconHelp jigsawBoxes.png Jigsaw Boxes IconHelp lockers.png Lockers IconFavors quarterMoonBouquet.png Moonlight
IconHelp pullDown.png Pallets IconHelp poolsOfDevotion.png Pools of Devotion IconHelp pumpkin.png Pumpkins IconHelp snowman.png Snowmen
Dbd-gameplay-crate.png Supply Cases IconHelpLoading totem.png Totems IconHelp tv.png TVs QuestIcons Halloween2020.png Visceral Cankers
IconHelp window.png Windows