Los Angeles has fallen. The as soon as glamorous hangout of the wealthy and the well-known is now overrun with the undead, and town is underneath strict navy quarantine. Nothing will get in. Nothing will get out.
You’re the brand new star on this treacherous tinsel city (which the locals have dubbed HELL-A), and everybody needs a chunk of you — each alive and undead — so be ready to struggle an onslaught of zombified Los Angelinos as you try to get out of Dodge.
Slay with complete brutality
The excellent news? You’re a pure at this slaying gig. Get able to decapitate, mutilate, eviscerate, and obliterate any zombie that dares get in your manner. The fight system can have you chaining collectively assaults, blocks, dodges, and particular skills to fit your distinctive playstyle so that you could slay with most effectivity and in type.
You’ll even be utilising the surroundings to your benefit. Puncture a barrel stuffed with caustic liquid and drop-kick a zombie into the spillage to observe the flesh soften and drop off their skeleton revealing their rotten innards. Nasty.
We certain didn’t skimp on the particular results finances: Dead Island 2’s distinctive gore tech, F.L.E.S.H (Absolutely Locational Evisceration System for Humanoids), makes the act of slaying a bloody stunning affair. Whether or not it’s your first or 100th time, you’ll be in awe of the extent of disgusting element on supply.
Do you have to ever want a break from sending the undead to their ultimate resting place, there’s a whole metropolis to discover with numerous candy loot up for grabs, and if you happen to look arduous sufficient, it’s possible you’ll simply discover some solutions in regards to the shady goings-on which have turned LA right into a flesh feasting freak fest.
The prop division is packing warmth
Throughout these making an attempt instances, weapons are a slayer’s greatest pal. Whether or not you’re into slicing, dicing, battering, shattering, and even gouging your reanimated foes, you’ll be capable to discover the instrument for the job someplace in HELL-A.
Swords, bear claws, sledgehammers, looking knives, brass knuckles, and maces are only a fraction of the varieties of weaponry you’ll discover littered all through town.
However if you happen to don’t fancy getting mind and bone fragments in your outfit — or have had sufficient of stale zombie breath — you possibly can decide these suckers off from afar with an entire arsenal of ranged weaponry: seize your self a handgun, shotgun, carbine, looking rifle, or perhaps a helpful nail gun to get the job performed from a extra snug distance.
In case you ever end up not fairly glad along with your weapon’s slaying means, you possibly can hit one of many many workbenches discovered all through HELL-A to put in some perks and modifications. Add a shock mod to your katana to impress the blade and zap zombies with every slice. Can anybody else odor BBQ?
Meet your ‘’quirky’’ co-stars
No Hollywood manufacturing is full with out an ensemble forged, so naturally, you’ll encounter different survivors throughout your time in HELL-A.
A former silver-screen cowboy, a scarily dedicated sci-fi cosplayer, an growing older drunk and disorderly rockstar, and a social media persona who goes to excessive measures to please her followers are simply a number of the locals you’ll meet throughout your journey.
They’ll all the time use a hand from a talented zombie slayer like your self and can typically reward you to your companies with the shiniest and deadliest of loot.
Not your common zombie flick
The archetypal shambling zombie you’ve seen a lot of in Hollywood through the years wouldn’t stand a lot of an opportunity towards a zombie-slaying aficionado like your self. Fortunately, there’s a motley crew of foes in HELL-A, prepared to check your skills.
Some are gradual, some are quick, some are actually sturdy, some could make your ears ring with a deafeningly excessive pitch scream, and a few will explode right into a thousand items of meat and goo if you happen to get too shut. You’ve got been warned.
Embrace the zombie inside
Did we neglect to say that you just’ve been bitten and contaminated with the identical virus that has turned everybody else into the dwelling lifeless? Nevertheless it hasn’t taken over fully, simply but. As an alternative, you’re driving the wave of the an infection, sitting someplace between human and zombie, which comes with its personal set of skills.
When the slaying will get robust, activate Fury mode to unleash your inside zombie and start tearing by means of enemies at a second’s discover. That’s simply the floor of your newfound powers, however extra particulars on that later…
See you in HELL-A
All that’s left to say is that we’ll see you in HELL-A on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on April 28, 2023. Pre-orders are now live. Pleased slaying!