‘Dead Island 2’ actually exists and it’s due out on February 3rd, 2023

dead island 2 comes. The long-awaited zombie-slaying RPG is set to release on February 3rd, 2023 via the Epic Games Store on PlayStation 4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Google Stadia and PC. Deep Silver showed off the blood-soaked sequel with a theatrical trailer and gameplay video during the Gamescom Opening Night Live showcase.

dead island 2 will feature six playable characters with unique voice acting and traits, and it all takes place in Los Angeles. Designed as a love letter to cult classic horror movies and old Hollywood vibes, the game features a pulpy narrative, classic RPG elements, and up to three-player co-op. All six main characters are customizable, and a brand new skill system allows players to customize their specs on the fly. There are also dozens of individual zombie types to kill.

dead island 2 is the full sequel to the 2011 hit dead island, although there have been smaller installments in the series. The game was announced in 2014 and has essentially been in development hell ever since, lost between a handful of studio sales and team swaps. It’s now underway at Deep Silver’s Dambuster Studios, which has been working on Home Front: The Revolution.

In an unexpected partnership dead island 2 will be the first title to include Alexa Game Control, a service from Amazon that allows gamers to yell at a game and make it react accordingly. At least that’s the idea. You don’t need an Echo device to use voice commands in dead island 2, just a headset with a microphone. And best of all, you don’t have to start every sentence with “Alexa”. The technician responds to key phrases like “switch to my best weapon” or “where’s the nearest workbench?” You can also manipulate hordes of undead by saying “Hey Zombie,” which sounds like good old-fashioned fun.

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