Dead Island 2’s Developer Yager Pulled by Deep Silver

Most of the news involving Dead Island 2 lately has been pretty bad, what with the game being pushed back to sometime in 2016 after not showing anything involving the title for seven months, and it doesn’t seem to be getting any better. Deep Silver has announced that they have let go of Dead Island 2‘s developer Yager, a company previously known for their work on Spec-Ops: The Line. Cu...

Dead Island 2 Delayed to 2016 by Deep Silver

Previously Dead Island 2 was announced for release in Spring 2015 but after nearly seven months of silence the chances of Deep Silver actually hitting that release window were slim and today they have confirmed it. Via Twitlonger, the publisher has announced that they were not able to meet the lofty goals they set for themselves and have decided to delay the game to 2016 in order to give the team ...

EB Expo 2014 Event Recap

EB Expo 2014 has increased in size and scale every year since it became open to the public in 2011 and this year was no exception. With playable demos of games yet to be released anywhere in the world, massive stage shows, Q&A’s, cosplay contest, retro lounges, movie props, booth babes, the largest EB Games swag store ever and Mexican food stalls selling questionable meats which may have...

Dead Island 2 Hands On Preview

Deep Silver have returned from the bloody shores of Dead Island and Dead Island: Riptide with an appetising follow-up, that is set to be released in spring next year. While the survival horror franchise was originally developed by Techland (Dying Light), Dead Island 2 is the making of Yager Development (Spec Ops: The Line), who have taken zombies to the luxurious streets and beaches of California....

Dead Island 2’s Gamescom trailer shows off early gameplay

With Gamescom literally a few hours away from this writing, Deep Silver has released the first gameplay footage for Dead Island 2 as well as some new, up close and personal, screenshots of the zombies players will be facing off against once the game is released. You can check out the trailer as well as the screenshots below. As for the game itself, it takes place several months after the events th...

Deep Silver ask what You want in the Dead Island 2 Collector’s Edition

Continuing what has now become tradition for the publisher, Deep Silver are asking Dead Island fans what they want in the Dead Island 2 Collector’s Edition, set for release in Spring, 2015 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. By midnight of July 14, be sure to click through and complete the linked survey to have your say. Plush toys, license plates, a real zombie… these are just som...

Dead Island 2 Announced with a Fun and Very fit Trailer

While Dead Island: Riptide was not my favorite game and kind of put a sour taste in a lot of mouths, there is no doubt that Dead Island has always been a franchise with potential. During Sony’s big showing at E3, Deep Silver announced that Dead Island 2 would be next in line to see a release, coming with a fun trailer. The clip probably isn’t actual footage, but displays what we can as...

Dead Island Riptide arrives in 2013 with character importation

Deep Silver had a few things to reveal about Dead Island Riptide today and one of them is the fact that the game isn’t really a sequel but more of a spin-off. The title will focus more on close combat than the latter half of Dead Island which began to focus on gunplay instead. The company has also added in a new weather system as well as upgrades to the gameplay engine from the first game. The wea...

New Dead Island Game Announced

Deep Silver have just announced to the zombie craving world that there is another Dead Island game in the works. Approximately nothing is known about the title but the name: Dead Island Riptide. That ‘approximate’ is thanks to a few snippets of information that have emerged via the @deadislandgame Twitter feed. Conversations with other tweeters have revealed that Riptide is not DLC, an...

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