Eight years after its preliminary announcement at E3 2014, Amazon has listed Dead Island 2 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Xbox Series / Xbox One with a February 3, 2023 release date, and new box artwork, screenshots, and description.
When it was first introduced, Dead Island 2 was developed by Yager Interactive, and within the years since, improvement was taken over by Sumo Digital, earlier than ultimately shifting to present developer Dambuster Studio.
Here is the new description:
A lethal virus is spreading throughout Los Angeles, California, turning its inhabitants into ravenous zombies. The metropolis is in quarantine and the army have retreated. Bitten, contaminated, however extra than simply immune, you be taught to harness the zombie inside. Only you, and the handful of different swaggering fellows who occur to be immune to the pathogen, holds the way forward for Los Angeles (and humanity), within the stability. As you uncover the reality behind the outbreak you’ll uncover who—or what—you might be. Survive, evolve, save the world—simply one other day in Los Angeles!
The much-loved zombie saga is again with a novel system of horror, darkish humor and excessive zombie-slaying, spanning an epic pulp journey. Dead Island 2 is an exciting first-person motion RPG that takes gamers throughout a brand-new playground. Stylish, vibrant and flooded with zombie an infection, discover iconic, gore-drenched Los Angeles. Meet larger-than-life characters. Slay numerous foes in exquisitely bloody element. And evolve to change into the last word Zombie Slayer. See you in HELL-A!
- Dead Island 2 takes gamers throughout essentially the most iconic places of the City of Angels, now stained with horror, in an thrilling pulp journey from the verdant suburbia of Beverly Hills to the quirky promenade of Venice Beach.
- Combat delivers essentially the most intense, visceral and gory first particular person expertise attainable, with loads of weapons and tactical (and brutal) choices to chew your manner by means of the zombie horde.
- There are six characters to select from, every with their very own distinctive persona and dialogues. You can totally customise the talents of every Slayer, with our brand-new ability system permitting you to re-spec immediately and check out the craziest builds.
- Our Los Angeles is crawling with zombies that look and react realistically. These mutated wretches are the reanimated, rotten coronary heart of Dead Island 2 with dozens of distinct zombie varieties, every with their very own mutations, assaults, and lots of of Los Angeles-themed variants.
- Day One Edition contains the Memories of Banoi Pack (Banoi War Club, Memories of Banoi Baseball Bat, Weapon Perk) balanced, Personal area ability card.
View the screenshots on the gallery.