It kicked off the in-game celebrations in honour of Halloween 2020.
The Eternal Blight is a type of Halloween-themed in-game Event, which temporarily added new Objectives to the Gameplay of Killers and Survivors.
- Re-enabled the All Hallows' Eve Lunchbox Med-Kit.
- Re-enabled the Will O' Wisp Flashlight.
- Re-enabled the Pustula Petals Offering.
- Added a new Add-on for Flashlights : Broken Bulb .
- Added a new Add-on for Med-Kits : Refined Serum .
- Added a new Add-on for all Killers : Blight Serum .
- Added additional Halloween-themed props to the Lobby Map of CHAPTER XVII.
The Event Offering would increase the amount of Blighted Hooks and Generators that spawned in the Trial Grounds and increase the Bonus Bloodpoints one received from interacting with them.
Not burning the Offering would still grant Bonus Bloodpoints, but fewer.
|A small amount of Compound Thirty-Four, the final serum The Blight worked on before his transformation.|
Causes extreme mutations in high doses.
If used with The Blight , you benefit from the following effect:
If used with any other Killer , you benefit from the following effects:
Blight Serum is only playable during the The Midnight Grove Event.
|A damaged bulb that causes a spooky flickering effect.
The Midnight Grove Event Item.
|A refined version of the Putrid Serum that is mostly safe for human consumption.|
Press the Secondary Action button while healing with the Med-Kit to use the Refined Serum:
The Midnight Grove Event Item.
|NO LONGER AVAILABLE
Calls upon The Entity to generate 1 Blighted Hook and 1 Blighted Generator.
Using Pustula Petals increases the amount of Bloodpoints earned for these interactions.
NOTE: During the Event, 1 Blighted Hook and 1 Blighted Generator will spawn on the Map by default.
Only playable during the The Eternal Blight Event.
"The Pustulas fill the air with a rancid odour that some may find enticing."
A few days into the Event, the Developers introduced the following log-in rewards:
|24 October - 30 October 2020||30 October - 1 November 2020||1 November - 4 Novemeber 2020|
- Note: the time cut-off for the 24-hour period between Log-in Rewards was 11 AM Eastern Time (15:00 UTC).
The Iridescent Shards and Bloodpoints added up to the following numbers, given one logged in each day:
- First Period:
- 3,000 IS
- 120,000 BP
- Second Period:
- 5,500 IS
- 200,000 BP
- Third Period:
- 1,500 IS
- 150,000 BP
- 10,000 IS
- 470,000 BP
The The Eternal Blight Lore was intertwined with the Lore from The Hallowed Blight.
In order for Players to be able to catch up about the The Hallowed Blight Lore, its associated Tome entries from Tome I - Awakening and the three animatics were made available immediately upon the start of the Event.
|Bonus Bloodpoint Events||In-Game Events|
|Blood Rush (x1.5)||Chinese New Year 2017 (Rooster)||All Hallows' Eve 2017||2 Year Anniversary 2018||Winter Solstice 2018|
|Blood Hunt (x2)||1 Year Anniversary 2017||Winter Solstice 2017||Scorching Summer BBQ 2018||Moonrise 2019 (Hog)|
|Blood Feast (x3)||Fall Masquerade 2017||Howling Grounds 2018 (Dog)||The Hallowed Blight 2018||3 Year Anniversary 2019|
|The Withering Blight 2019||The Eternal Blight 2020||Fifth Year Anniversary 2021||Bone Chill 2021||Twisted Masquerade 2022|
|Scarlet Swarm 2020 (Rat)||Advent Calendar 2020||The Midnight Grove 2021||Lurking Stripes 2022|
|Fourth Year Anniversary 2020||Gilded Stampede 2021||Season of Giving 2021||Sixth Year Anniversary 2022|