Dead Island: Riptide

Dead Island Riptide, the heavily rumoured sequel to the hit zombie game, has been announced as being in development by Techland.

VideoGamer.com Score:

5

Our Verdict: Riptide is another occasionally engaging but ultimately tedious grind through a zombie holocaust.

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Dead Island Riptide Zombie Bait controversy 'was blown out of proportion' – Deep Silver news news

Dead Island Riptide Zombie Bait controversy 'was blown out of proportion' – Deep Silver

"It was just us nerds doing something we always wanted to do."

10 Publish date Posted Aug 8
UK Video Game Chart: GRID 2 races to No.1 news news

UK Video Game Chart: GRID 2 races to No.1

But sales can't match those of its predecessor as Fuse debuts at 37.

Publish date Posted Jun 3
UK Video Game Chart: Dead Island: Riptide holds at No.1 for a third week news news

UK Video Game Chart: Dead Island: Riptide holds at No.1 for a third week

The Walking Dead retail release is new at No.9.

Publish date Posted May 13
UK Video Game Chart: Dead Island holds on at No.1 news news

UK Video Game Chart: Dead Island holds on at No.1

Soul Sacrifice is the week's only new entry at No.26.

1 Publish date Posted May 7
UK Video Game Chart:  Dead Island: Riptide is No. 1 news news

UK Video Game Chart:  Dead Island: Riptide is No. 1

But opening week sales are less than half that of the original.

Publish date Posted Apr 29
Five Minute Fanboy – Zombie Games article article

Five Minute Fanboy – Zombie Games

Need to impress your fellow gamers? Andi Hamilton's 'Five Minute Fanboy' series will teach you the best ways to blag your way through any conversations you encounter about a classic series or genre, and come out sounding like Yoda. First up: zombies.

6 Publish date Posted Apr 26

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The fact is that, outside of a few games journalists, there was barely anybody bothered or offended by the statue being on sale. Right now, the Facebook post that announced it has 526 likes, with...

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Ahh beat me to it again, was just logging in to say I picked this up last night! I didn't go for the full $25 though, so I'm clearly not very charitable.

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I was thinking of buying it, just for a fun quick game to play.. After reading this.. I'm thinking I probably won't.

Game Stats

Release Date: 26/04/2013
Developer: Techland
Publisher: Deep Silver
Genre: First-person action game
Rating: PEGI 18+
Site Rank: 484 28
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