Are you ready to head back to the sun soaked beaches of a tropical island to kill some more zombies? Then prepare yourself for Dead Island Riptide.

The original Dead Island spawned one of the most memorable game trailers in a long time, and although the final release had its share of issues, it sold well enough to get a Game of the Year edition.  So it isn't too surprising that a sequel is on its way, but nothing is known about it yet beyond the title of Dead Island Riptide and the logo you see above.  The press release lists that more information will be coming through out the summer, but beyond that, let the speculation run wild!


Deep Silver Announces "Dead Island™ Riptide"

Best-selling zombie horror franchise walks again

LARKSPUR, CA – JUNE 6, 2012 Deep Silver today announced the development of a new entry to the Dead Island™ franchise.

The next battle between life and death will be waged in Dead Island Riptide and is currently in full development by Techland for consoles & PCs. An extensive reveal of its' thrilling new perils is planned for later this summer.

For more information, visit one of the following official Dead Island portals:
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About Deep Silver Deep Silver develops and publishes interactive games for all platforms, seeking to deliver top-quality products that provide immersive game experiences driven by the desires of the gaming community. The company has published more than 100 games worldwide since 2003 including the #1 best-selling zombie action thriller, Dead Island™. Deep Silver, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Koch Media, GmbH. For more information, please visit

About Techland
Techland is a leading Polish developer, publisher and distributor of PC and console games since 1991. Its proprietary Chrome Engine 5 technology is among the world's most advanced game engines, with full X360, PC and PlayStation®3 system compatibility. With a staff of nearly 200 specialists in two development offices in Wroclaw and Warsaw, Techland is committed to delivering top-quality titles for worldwide markets. Currently the company is working on several high-profile titles for consoles and PCs. [press_end]