Deep Silver has announced that Dead Island: Riptide will launch on April 26th, 2013 in the UK. The survival sequel will contain hub defence sections, boats, new characters, weapons and skills, alongside a much darker plotline. It's slated to release on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.
Two special editions will be available depending on who you pre-order from, detailed below.
- Pre-order Edition: This version of Dead Island Riptide will include an exclusive pack of weapon mods that allows even more, manifold ways to dispose of the ghastly zombie hordes on Palanai island.
- Special Retailers Edition: In addition to the weapon mods this version will contain an alternate character skin not obtainable anywhere else! The Special Edition of Dead Island Riptide will only be available at selected retail partners. Details about the retail partners per territory offering the Special Edition will be announced soon. The Special Retailers Edition will also feature an alternative packshot.