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This page lists every major version that has been released for Dead Cells, even ones made before the official release of the game.

This article only covers the release date for the PC version.

Upcoming version

Version Release date Name Highlights and Notes

Full release versions

Version Development release Full release Name(s) Highlights and Notes
Version 2.3 5th of March 2021 30th of March 2021 The Whack-a-Mole Update
  • Three new weapons.
  • Three new mutations.
  • Malaise balancing.
  • New difficulty curve.
  • Permanent fix for all seed crashes.
Version 2.2 N/A 26th of January 2021 Fatal Falls Update
  • DLC compatibly update.
Version 2.1 3rd of December 2020 21st of December 2020 Malaise Update
  • Reworked Malaise.
  • Reworked the Backpack into a general upgrade.
  • Added a new weapon, enemy, and several Mutations.
  • Large-scale color scaling refocus.
Version 2.0 23rd of July 2020 11th of August 2020 Barrels o' Fun Update
Derelict Distillery Update
Version 1.9 28th of May 2020 1st of July 2020 Update of Plenty
  • Reworked and rebalanced many mutations, weapons, and skills.
  • Added Backpack.
  • Added shock debuff; reworked other DoT effects.
  • Gold scaling rework.
  • Removed stat boosts from items.
Version 1.8 25th of March 2020 22nd of April 2020 The Beastiary Update
  • Added 6 new enemies.
Version 1.7 N/A 10th of February 2020 The Bad Seed Update
  • DLC compatibly update.
Version 1.6 20th of December 2019 23rd of December 2019 The Legacy Update
Christmas Update
  • Access to all previous update versions on Steam.
  • New ice-based mutations and items.
Version 1.5 9th of October 2019 6th of November 2019 The Corrupted Update
  • Added the Corrupted Prison biome.
  • Added new general upgrades and mutations.
  • Level changes including addition of scroll fragments and reduced cursed chests.
Version 1.4 17th of July 2019 13th of August 2019 Who’s the Boss? Update
  • Several new enemies, weapons, skills, and mutations.
Version 1.3 7th of May 2019 11th of July 2019 Update the 13th
Fear the Rampager Update
Version 1.2 20th of February 2019 28th of March 2019 Rise of the Giant Update
  • DLC compatibly update.
  • Added Outfits.
  • Custom Mode is unlocked in the Ramparts instead.
  • Various new QoL rebalances, items, enemies, and general upgrades.
Version 1.1 8th of November 2018 22nd of December 2018 Pimp My Run Update
  • Added Custom Mode.
  • Removed enemy auto-scaling.
  • Cooldown reduction rework with new mutations that replaced old ones.
  • Various new QoL rebalances, reworks, additions, economy changes, difficulty changes, balance changes, etc.
Version 1.0 N/A 7th of August 2018 Release date Update
  • Added Lore.
  • Added Homunculus Rune.

Early Access versions

Version Release date Name(s) Highlights and Notes
Version 0.9 26th of June 2018 Mac & Linux Update
  • Added support for Mac and Linux.
Version 0.8 6th of June 2018 Babel Update
  • Added support for language mods.
Version 0.7 9th of May 2018 Baguette Update
Back to the Roots Update
Version 0.6 6th of March 2018 The Hand of the King Update TBA
Version 0.5 22nd of December 2017 The Foundry Update TBA
Version 0.4 14th of November 2017 Brutal Update TBA
Version 0.3 17th of August 2017 Who's Your Daily? Update TBA
Version 0.2 29th of June 2017 Hello Darkness My Old Friend Update TBA
Version 0.1 13th of June 2017 Elemental Update TBA
Version 0.0 10th of May 2017 Early Access Vanilla
  • First public build.
Navigation wiki

Rusty Sword Icon.png Gear Forgotten Map Icon.png Biomes (Interactive Map) • Dark Tracker.png Enemies The Concierge.png Bosses Ygdar Orus Li Ox Mutation Icon.png Mutations Teleportation Rune Icon.png Runes Stun Effect.gif Mechanics Custom Mode Icon.png Custom Mode
Tutorial Knight.png NPCs Ruby Icon.png Pickups Emergency Door Icon.png Objects Classic Outfit Icon.png Outfits Boss Stem Cell Icon.png Boss Stem Cells Malaise Icon.png Malaise Cursed Effect.png Curse Merchandise Categories Icon.png Shops Rhythm n' Bouzouki Icon.png Soundtracks Advanced Forge Icon.png Upgrades
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