Bernd Diemer to work on Horizon: Zero Dawn, tweet suggests.
UPDATE: Smektala stresses that his comments on Dead Island 2 "in no way represent the views of the studio".
"Everyone will get a better game to play as a result," says Dead Island team.
More games rolling out over the next 12 months to get excited about.
Timed-exclusive beta test rolling out to Xbox One and PC players one month after PS4.