Dead Island 2 refuses to die and its editor implies that it is still in development


Deep Silver has posted a tweet that raises speculation about a game that was announced in 2014.

Dead Island 2

Dead Island 2 is one of those cases that we usually find ourselves from time to time in the video game industry. Cursed developments that seem destined for cancellation and falling into the drawer of oblivion. In fact, we practically considered the development of this sequel announced no less than in summer 2014. But, as if it were a character from the title itself, it seems to intend to resurrect.

Dead Island 2 was announced in 2014 and the shadow of the final cancellation has been around for several years.Doing a brief review, Yager I was working on the development of Dead Island 2, and they even published a hilarious trailer that is remembered for it today. But the project was canceled and fell into the hands of Sumo Digital. This was in 2016 and since then, nothing has been known about the game. It was speculated with the cancellation since his file has been removed from stores like Steam, and its managers have always affirmed that it is still in production and development, but without any good news other than words.

Now, in a post published by Deep Silver, producer of the game on Twitter, announcing the arrival of Saints Row: Gat Out Of Hell for free on Xbox Live Gold, one user asked them news about Dead Island 2, while another answered “Give it up man, it’s not coming. Head over to Dying Light.”. And it is to this last comment that they have responded from Deep Silver with a mysterious “We are not so sure about that.”, with an emoticon winking.

Obviously, this message has restored hope to those who had lost faith about the arrival of Dead Island 2. Although neither Deep Silver nor Sumo Digital have said anything more about it. Is the development of this action game based in a world full of zombies really alive? Once again, it’s time to wait. Meanwhile, you can see a filtered demo from a few months ago that can give us an idea of ​​what it will be like if it finally comes true.

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