Dead Island video game trailer takes internet by storm
21st Feb 11
I don't know whether any of you have seen this yet, but below is the trailer for the Dead Island video game.This has spread round social media sites like wildfire, mainly because it's one of the most beautiful and heart-breaking trailers we've ever seen, and it's for a video game. You don't see that every day.The game itself, according to a quote on destructiod.com is going to be like this...
Imagine Borderlands set on the Just Cause 2 island with the Left 4 Dead style of zombies, featuring a quest system similar to Fallout 3 and the weapons system of Dead Rising 2. Blend all of that together, and you get Dead Island; or, as Deep Silver likes to refer to it, a "first-person zombie slasher action RPG."
That's very exciting news for gamers and zombie fans a like. We don't usually post gaming news but the trailer was so good we had to. This is the original trailer.
This is the trailer re-cut in to chronological order.
...and this is the cheeky Shaun of the Dead version, tweeted by Simon Pegg yesterday. I'm in this one by the way, look for the tall white zombie in the background at approx 59 seconds, just behind Shaun, to the right of the screen, in front of the black zombie, looking down...
Dead Island is planned for late 2011 release on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. The film rights have already been snapped up.