At this stage, of course, it’s early days. Developer Techland refuses to comment on rumour, speculation or trademark filings, but – honestly – the announcement wouldn’t really surprise anybody.
The original Dead Island was released earlier this year, taking gamers to a delightful tropical island, where drinks were flowing, the sun was shining, and zombies were shufflin’. Despite picking up a number of pre-release awards, when the game hit shelves, reviews were mixed.
Still, zombies are still flavour of the month, and the game obviously did well enough to warrant a return journey.
Before you start speculating that “Siliconera covers “computer game software and electronic software programs”. Looks like a larger-world zombie slasher may be on the way – better go look for that stick-with-a-nail-in-it – you might just need it sooner than you thought.
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