Eight years after its preliminary announcement at E3 2014, Amazon has listed Dead Island 2 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Xbox Collection / 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.
Right here is the new description:
A lethal virus is spreading throughout Los Angeles, California, turning its inhabitants into ravenous zombies. The town is in quarantine and the army have retreated. Bitten, contaminated, however extra than simply immune, you be taught to harness the zombie inside. Solely 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 steadiness. As you uncover the reality behind the outbreak you’ll uncover who—or what—you’re. Survive, evolve, save the world—simply one other day in Los Angeles!
The a lot-cherished zombie saga is again with a novel formulation of horror, darkish humor and excessive zombie-slaying, spanning an epic pulp journey. Dead Island 2 is an exciting first-individual (*2*)motion RPG that takes gamers throughout a brand-new playground. Fashionable, vibrant and flooded with zombie an infection, discover iconic, gore-drenched Los Angeles. Meet bigger-than-life characters. Slay numerous foes in exquisitely bloody element. And evolve to grow to be the last word Zombie Slayer. See you in HELL-A!
- Dead Island 2 takes gamers throughout essentially the most iconic places of the Metropolis of Angels, now stained with horror, in an thrilling pulp journey from the verdant suburbia of Beverly Hills to the quirky promenade of Venice Seashore.
- Fight delivers essentially the most intense, visceral and gory first individual expertise doable, 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 possibly can totally customise the skills of every Slayer, with our brand-new talent 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 sorts, every with their very own mutations, assaults, and a whole lot of Los Angeles-themed variants.
- Day One Version consists of the Reminiscences of Banoi Pack (Banoi Conflict Membership, Reminiscences of Banoi Baseball Bat, Weapon Perk) balanced, Personal area talent card.
View the screenshots on the gallery.