Release Date: 04 November 2011
Terror. Violence. Madness. Bedlam. A holiday paradise gone mad. A tropical island turns into total chaos after a mysterious zombie outbreak. Cut off from the rest of the world, the player’s only chance to survive is to fight to the death and find a way to escape from the island.
Dead Island combines first-person action with a heavy focus on melee combat, character development and customization of a vast array of weapons. All of these gameplay features are presented in a dark story inspired by classic zombie movies with a gritty and engrossing campaign that can be played with up to 4 players in co-op mode.
First-person melee combat
Set on an gorgeous open world tropical island
RPG elements for character development
Hordes of gruesome zombies
I'll be honest, I've had a good and bad experiences on preorders with Zavvi...however this game does look good.