Dead Island 2 is alive and coming in February

According to the PS4 version listing on Amazon, Dead Island 2 will be released on February 3, nine years after it was first revealed.This naturally changes and may just be a placeholder – this is Dead Island 2, I wouldn’t be surprised – but it does fit recent tips According to Embracer Group’s CEO, the open-world zombie game will be released in the company’s fiscal 2023.

This Amazon listing (opens in new tab) Reiterates some of the points we’ve learned during the game’s prolonged development hell. It’s set in the “horror-filled” version of Los Angeles, which means you’ll be hitting zombies with sticks in “the verdant suburbs of Beverly Hills” and “the quirky promenade in Venice Beach.” The combat is naturally “visceral and gore,” and of course, there will be “dozens” of different kinds of zombies to be gutted, all of which are Los Angeles-themed, of course.