Dead Island 2 is an action RPG developed by Dambuster Studios and published by Deep Silver.
It is the third major instalment in the Dead Island franchise.
Embracer Group is expecting added sales for the zombie action RPG when it comes to another platform sometime next year.
The former concerns a billionaire and his "techno-death cult," while the latter focuses on a strange festival in Los Angeles.
Dambuster Studios' hack and slash has become the biggest launch in history for PLAION and Deep Silver within its first seven days.
Meanwhile, the PS5 was the region's best-selling console in dollar sales, while the Nintendo Switch led the way in unit sales.
Want to level up quickly, complete Challenges, earn lots of weapons, and get rich? Here are some great places to farm in Dead Island 2.
The action RPG's creative director James Worrall says Dambuster Studios decided early on to adopt a more focused approach for the project.
The three publishing labels will still continue to put out games for the next couple of years, however.
There will also be new abilities, missions and areas. In the meantime, Expansion Pass owners can pick up the Red's Demise Katana today.
The long-awaited sequel performs well on PC, which is great in this age of shoddy ports. Here's how to address the other issues.
A complete guide on character skills in Dead Island 2.
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Dead Island 2 is finally in the books and seemingly kickstarts a new zombie-focused storyline. Here's what you need to know.
Dead Island 2 is quite a meaty experience.
Los Angeles has much to offer, from the main story to the post-game. Here's how to get all the Trophies and Achievements for full completion.
Here is how you can quickly level up in Dead Island 2.
To commemorate Dead Island 2's long-awaited launch, we take a look back at its tumultuous journey to this point.
Los Angeles is crawling with zombies, but you'll encounter some tough ones in the story. Here's how to fight and defeat all the bosses.
Deep Silver has confirmed that the long-awaited action RPG sequel has sold over a million units within three days of its launch.
Dead Island 2 is the year's third-biggest release in the UK. Meanwhile, Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp debuts in third place.
Meanwhile, on the Xbox Series S, it runs at a native 1080p and 60 FPS, according to Digital Foundry's analysis.
Dambuster Studios says the original reveal trailer for Dead Island 2 wasn't really much of a reference point for the final product.
Following a thorough round of testing on PS5, we have put together a detailed analysis of Dead Island 2's technical makeup.
The hack-and-slash title is out on Xbox One, PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X/S and PC and has earned a modicum of critical praise.
Keep these handy pointers in mind as you dive into the zombie-filled landscape of HELL-A.
The long-awaited zombie slasher is now available on Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PS5, PS4 and PC after being announced in 2014.
Even amidst a zombie outbreak, Dead Island 2's LA remains a blast to explore from start to finish.
Those playing on the base versions of last-gen consoles will have to join co-op sessions hosted by someone playing on more powerful hardware.
After numerous delays, the long-awaited zombie slasher launches on April 21st for Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, PS5 and PC.
Deep Silver and Dambuster Studios look to deliver one of the most awaited sequels yet on April 21st. Here's what you need to know.
PC players can find layouts for Xbox and PlayStation controllers, though keyboard and mouse aren't supported on consoles.
The Xbox One and PS4 versions run at 30 frames per second. Cross-gen multiplayer and co-op details are also coming later.
You'll need some serious hardware to run the game, especially at 4K/60 FPS, which demands a GeForce RTX 3090 or Radeon RX 6950 XT.
Check out 11 minutes of gameplay from the sequel before it launches on April 21st for Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PS4, PS5 and PC.
Various non-Story Quest activities are revealed, and there's also a Zompedia for players to keep track of every Zombie variant.
Dambuster Studios and Deep Silver's long-anticipated action RPG sequel is due out for PC and consoles on April 21.
The Dead Island series has come a long way since it began in 2011. Here's how the mechanics have changed with Dead Island 2.
Dambuster's Adam Olsson says this is including "some secondary missions and other activities" in the upcoming action RPG.
First announced in 2014, the zombie slasher finally releases on April 21st for Xbox, PlayStation and PC. Here are some new things to know.
The long-awaited and relentlessly delayed sequel is finally almost here, and it may very well be one of 2023's biggest releases.
Extended gameplay reveal showcases 14 minutes of footage from Dead Island 2's opening, with the action set in Bel Air, Los Angeles.
The gameplay follows Dani through locations like Beverly Hills and Bel-Air, as she tests weapons and skills against the zombie hordes.
A cunning thief, Bruno specializes in backstabs and dodging/blocking attacks to build up his Agility and Heavy Attack Charges.
After its initial announcement nearly a decade ago, the action RPG is finally out this April on Xbox One, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, PS5 and PC.
Possessing a love for adrenaline, Carla gains a Damage boost when near multiple zombies and extra Toughness at low health.
Dambuster Studios explains how the FLESH system enables realistic damage on zombies while still being exaggerated and fun.
You can take some real risks with your loadout. It sometimes pays off, it sometimes goes horribly wrong," says creative director James Worrall.
Dani hits hard and wipes out multiple foes at once. Jacob focuses more on quick hits and Criticals, and Dani is good at throwing weapons.
Ryan gains a moderate boost to force when blocking or dodging an attack and some health regeneration when knocking down a zombie.
Dambuster's sequel also supports Alexa Game Control for English voice commands on Xbox and PC in the United States, UK, and Canada.
Set for 8 PM GMT/9 PM CET/1 PM PT, the showcase will follow three survivors as they explore a seemingly abandoned mansion.
Development is in the "final straight," as per Dambuster Studios, with a new trailer and gameplay to be showcased on December 6th.
Weapons in Dead Island 2 will break, but the design director defends it by saying that nothing is more satisfying than breaking a katana into a zombie's skull.
Dad Island 2 has finally resurfaced- here's everything new that we've learned about it.
Dead Island 2 will allow players to distract zombies by yelling at them by using Amazon's new Alexa Game Control feature.
Dead Island 2's world will be divided into several smaller districts that will get unlocked as players progress through the story.
The action RPG also has an Expansion Pass, though its exact contents are unknown. Pre-orders also net the Memories of Banoi pack.
Learn more about the zombie-slaying action RPG, from the use of elements and weapon customization to various ability cards.
The long-awaited sequel has finally got its long-overdue reveal. The game is due out for PlayStation, Xbox, and PC in February 2023.
Unless plans change following the recent Amazon leak, Deep Silver's long-in-development action RPG could finally re-emerge.
Story details, six playable characters, a new skill system and "dozens" of zombie types revealed, along with new screenshots and box art.
Prominent insider Tom Henderson claims the long-awaited title will finally be unveiled later this year, possibly at The Game Awards.
Dead Island 2 has been in development for quite some time, but it's possible that the wait for it could finally be coming to an end.
After last week's speculation of the long-in-development zombie game getting r-eannounced this year, Deep Silver's parent company hints that that could indeed happen.
Reputable industry insider Tom Henderson has suggested that Dead Island 2 might finally be re-revealed and released this year.
Though it can't wait to "see everyone's reaction" to Koch Media's news, Deep Silver clarifies that these franchises won't be seen next week or at E3 2021.
New job listings point to older gen versions being dropped.
A build from a supposedly scrapped version has leaked online.
Yet another vague update on a game that refuses to release.
This is still a thing, I guess.
The developer behind Homefront: The Revolution is now in charge.
The zombie action adventure title seems to be up for pre-orders already.
The troubled zombie title is still in development as per Lars Wingefors.
The devs stated that the game is still in development and that more details will be revealed once they are ready for it.
'When we are ready to share more information, we will.'
They'll share more information once they have something to share, though.
Has the game been cancelled?
Looks like the development of the game may be back on track.
Managing director Timo Ullmann talks about the effect of losing the project on the studio.
'At the moment, we are focusing on Dying Light.'
Yager Developments to focus on Dreadnought and other new projects.
Long awaited Dead Island sequel is going to be waited for a litle longer.
PC and Xbox One players will enjoy Deep Silver's action adventure a month later.
Everything you need to know about Dead Island 2
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You can play alone if you want, but it's better that you don't.
Dead Island returns from the, er, dead.