Press release

V Rising announces Halloween Update and Free Weekend

Watch the Halloween trailer and join the frightful festivities!

Skövde, Sweden – October 24th, 2022 – Stunlock Studios today have published a Dev Update for their monstrously popular open-world vampire survival game, V Rising.   

The game will be available to play for free from October 28th through November 1st on Steam, allowing new players to enter the world of Vardoran and follow the way of the Vampire.     

The new Mad Hunt server setting adds a new element of chaos to the game, randomizing key resources such as V Blood locations, spell unlocks and technologies to add additional variety to the game experience. Of course, specific technologies will still appear at certain points to prevent progression from getting frustrating, but other than that, anything goes!  

Click here to check out the full Halloween Dev Update
New Halloween decorative items have been added to create the spookiest, most haunted castle possible. The Haunted Nights Castle DLC pack contains a large assortment of items, from pumpkins to chandeliers, and is available to be claimed for free from October 24th until November 7th.    

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V Rising is an open-world vampire survival game. Awaken as a weakened vampire from centuries of slumber and survive a world full of peril. As a vampire, you need to hunt for blood in nearby settlements to regain your strength and quench your thirst. Build and customize your castle, invite friends to join your clan, and convert humans to servants to grow your empire. Engage in real-time combat and compete for world domination with PvP and PvE challenges. Will you become the next Dracula?  
About Stunlock Studios.
Stunlock Studios is one of the leading Swedish game developers in Skövde, well known for popular arena brawler Battlerite and new vampire survival game V Rising. During its time Battlerite acquired more than 6 million unique players and was one of the ‘top-selling’ free-to-play games on Steam. Since launching on Early Access, V Rising is experiencing a meteoric rise, gaining critical acclaim while selling 2 million copies within a month of launch. With a passion for multiplayer action games, the studio crafts groundbreaking and community-driven games, always with their players in mind. Visit: