Dead Island has a reputation for featuring an impressive assortment of ways to brutally kill zombies, and if this new gameplay trailer for Dead Island 2 is anything to go by then that fact is only going to be amplified in the game’s sequel.
The game takes place in California immediately after the events of Dead Island and Escape Dead Island as the state is put under quarantine due to this viscous zombie outbreak. It’s up to you to stay alive and mutilate as many zombies as you can in as many ways as you can come up with, so you better bring plenty of weapons.
Check out the gameplay trailer for Dead Island 2 below. [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gScmhsqq_qM’%5D
Dead Island 2 is being developed by Yager Development and published by Deep Silver for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
Deepsilver has revealed all of the games that they will be displaying at this years Gamescom convention, with over 150 stations being available for attendees to play them on.
Some of the games that they are set to display that are most prominent are Metro Redux, Risen 3: Titan Lords, Sacred 3, Dead Island 2 and Emergency 5.
All of these games definitely have different kinds of appeal, although Dead Island 2 is certainly the most popular game they have set to display. Their original Dead Island was a very successful survival horror role-playing game, and the sequel is currently targeting a Spring 2015 release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
Developer Deep Silver will be revealing two big games at this year’s E3, according to Forbes Technology journalist Jason Evangelho. Many are guessing that they will be a new Saints Row game and a new Dead Island.
Deep Silver also sent out E3 invite mail, so it’s definitely confirmed that new games are coming, though specifics are a little uncertain.
The developer’s most recent critical success was Metro: Last Light, which is a FPS with survival horror and stealth elements that released in 2013.