Dead Island for PC
PC - Windows

Dead Island

Sep 6, 2011
8.04
playscore
Good
1409th of 27914

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About this game

Developer: Techland
Content Rating: Mature

Summary

The island of Banoi is a lush, tropical paradise in the South Pacific where its flagship Royal Palms Resort serves as the ultimate getaway for vacationers with money to burn. However, all good things must soon come to an end – and the picturesque resort falls into madness, carnage and chaos after a mysterious and contagious zombie outbreak claims its once peaceful atmosphere. Cut off from the rest of the world, only four individuals who strangely find themselves immune to zombification have the power to protect the remaining survivors from the horrors of the island, to discover what’s really going on and find a way to escape before their own fatal ends.

Gamer Reviews

18889 Reviews
8.50
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Jan 18, 2021
still waiting for Dead island 2
mihnea.dinu100

mihnea.dinu100

Aug 1, 2021
8.20
Miguel Domingues

Miguel Domingues

Aug 4, 2021
2.00
Cxzytrash

Cxzytrash

Jul 26, 2021
6.50
A FantaSy

A FantaSy

Sep 9, 2020
5.50

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Critic Reviews

9 Reviews
7.58
Brad ShoemakerSep 12, 2011
Trying to keep a mental catalogue of the things that are wrong with Dead Island, at least in its current state, is kind of exhausting. The good news is, the sum total of those issues still isn't damning enough that I would dissuade you from playing it. If you list open worlds, questing, co-op, loot, and zombies on your list of video game interests, this game has an awful lot to offer, warts and all.
Jane DouglasSep 06, 2011
As a sandbox action role-playing game based on killing zombies with friends, Dead Island is a proposition rich with possibilities, and it exploits a good deal of them, if imperfectly,....If you don't step off the boat expecting a taut horror experience, a masterful gun game, or compelling characters, you'll have a bloody good time.
Tim TuriSep 05, 2011
I’ve played a lot of zombie games in my time, and Dead Island scratched an itch I didn’t even know I had. Cooperative undead survival is nothing new to gaming, but exploring a gigantic zombie-infested island with friends is. I easily poured over 40 hours into my playthrough, and a new game plus promises even more entertainment. Rewarding character progression and the vast variety of weapons should appeal to anyone looking for a good time.