Dead Island: Riptide

Dead Island: Riptide

2013

System
PlayStation 3
Publisher
Deep Silver
Developer
Techland

6.1

Game Rating

User Ratings: 23

Our Review: 4/10

Dead Island: Riptide News

May2013

April2013

  • UK Sales Charts Dead Island: Riptide Shuffles to Software Summit

    Rotten results for Deadly Premonition

    Dire first-person semi-sequel Dead Island: Riptide has stumbled to the top of the UK sales charts, knocking Injustice: Gods Among Us off its perch. The superhero brawler slumped into second, a position ahead of budget re-release Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen, which roared into third. Elsewhere, Namco Bandai’s...

January2013

November2012

  • News Meet Dead Island: Riptide's Muscly New Playable Character

    Built like a tank

    Strange half-step sequel Dead Island: Riptide will add a fifth fisticuffs-style character to its roster named John Morgan, publisher Deep Silver has announced. The hand-to-hand combat specialist will be selectable from the start of the game, alongside the four protagonists from the original title's cast. Despite the additional...

October2012

  • News Dead Island: Riptide Sets Sail on 23rd April

    Shipshape

    Strange half-step sequel Dead Island: Riptide will tackle the undead once more when it docks North American store shelves on 23rd April. European players will have a few extra days to don their wet suits, when the title washes up on 26th April overseas. Anyone that pre-orders the soggy sequel from participating retailers will net an...

September2012

  • News Dead Island: Riptide's Debut Trailer Is Simple But Effective

    Everlasting love

    It was always going to be difficult for Techland to match the announcement trailer that essentially ensured the original Dead Island’s commercial success. As such, it’s not especially surprising that this debut Dead Island: Riptide short doesn’t quite elicit the same response. The video adopts a similar formula to its...

  • News Dead Island: Riptide Continues the Holiday from Hell Next Year

    Stay at home

    The last thing you want when you escape from a tropical island inhabited by the undead is to get shipwrecked on the same infected archipelago during your daring escape – but that’s exactly what happens in Dead Island: Riptide. The spin-off – not sequel – will feature the same four survivors from the original game, as they’re...

August2012

  • News Dead Island: Riptide Rises at PAX Prime

    Shuffling into sight

    The sequel to Techland’s violent vacation simulator Dead Island will make its public debut at PAX Prime next weekend, publisher Deep Silver has announced. Senior creative producer Sebastian Reichert will be on hand to debut exclusive footage of the mysterious follow-up, Dead Island: Riptide. Deep Silver will also be flaunting...

June2012