Best Legion Builds in Dead by Daylight

With this list of our favorite Legion Builds, players can turn this Intermediate Dead by Daylight Killer, into the most unbeatable adversary. 

The Legion in Dead by Daylight is not the strongest Killer in the game, but with the right perks, players can create a build that will ultimately result in every Survivors' demise.

Best Legion Builds in Dead by Daylight

The Legion lacks speed when it comes to chasing Survivors but excels in disastrously damaging those nearby. Players can become an unbeatable Killer as Legion and dominate the Survivors with this helpful list on the best Legion Builds in Dead by Daylight.

Meta Legion Build

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A basic Legion Build is great for players to explore and understand the Killer's unique perks and playstyle. This meta build is essential in understanding how to progress the Legion from an intermediate Killer to an absolute deadly one.

  • Discordance (The Legion)
    • To break up Generator repair parties of two or more Survivors by highlighting the Generator and triggering a Loud Noise notification
  • Mad Grit (The Legion)
    • To avoid cool down suffering on missed attacks and pause Wiggling Progress with successful hits; while carrying Survivors
  • Iron Maiden (The Legion)
    • To open Lockers faster and affect the Survivors that exit the Lockers with Exposed status effect
  • Sloppy Butcher (The Trapper)
    • To cause the Mangled and Hemorrhage status effects to Survivors with wounds inflicted by successful Basic Attacks

Related: Best Dead by Daylight Killers

Best Legion Build

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This concoction of Killer perks builds up the Legion's strengths and overshadows his weaknesses by aiding players in using the best Killer perks in Dead by Daylight to the Legion's advantage. This powerful build excels in map pressure, aura revealing, and hooking potential.

  • Discordance (The Legion)
    • To break up Generator repair parties of two or more Survivors by highlighting the Generator and triggering a Loud Noise Notification
  • Sloppy Butcher (The Trapper)
    • To cause the Mangled and Hemorrhage status effects to Survivors with wounds inflicted by successful Basic Attacks
  • Bitter Murmur
    • To reveal the aura of Survivors that are within a close radius to completed Generators
  • Spies from the Shadows
    • To trigger Loud Noise notifications from Crows that are startled by Survivors, within a close radius

Unbeatable Legion Build

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The outcome to this flawless build is an absolute one, for even the strongest Dead by Daylight Survivors, and will result in the Legion's victory every time. This unbeatable Legion Build allows players to swiftly maneuver through each Trial, utterly annihilating the hopes of all Survivors with its killer map pressure and deadly combination of perks. While using this unbeatable Legion Build, Survivors will quickly realize; there will be no chances of escape.

  • BBQ & Chili (The Cannibal)
    • To reveal the auras of all other Survivors, after hooking one
  • Hex: Undying
    • To reveal the auras of any Survivors that are close to any Totem
  • Hex: Ruin
    • To effect all Survivors' Generator repair progress
  • Thanatophobia
    • To punish all Survivors after one attempts to cleanse, sabotage, or repair a Totem

The Legion uses a Feral Frenzy Ability to gain high speed and vault pallets. Players can use add-ons like Stolen Sketchbook and Mural Sketch to increase the duration of this ability. Defaced Smiley Pin and Iridescent Button are also great add-ons that will reveal the auras of Survivors and immediately break any pallets the Legion vaults.

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