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Blog: "The Dead Island Trailer and the Future of Games"
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Blog: "The Dead Island Trailer and the Future of Games"

The recent Dead Island trailer made me think:

http://frictionalgames.blogspot.com/2011...games.html
02-18-2011, 03:29 PM
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RE: Blog: "The Dead Island Trailer and the Future of Games"

Very nice. I hope they can pull off a game that even comes close to being as good as that trailer. Smile
02-18-2011, 03:45 PM
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RE: Blog: "The Dead Island Trailer and the Future of Games"

I don't know Techland or Deep Silver enough to tell whether or not this will be good, but I kind of doubt it. The only Techland game I've played before is Call of Juarez 2, which is pretty cool, but a completely different kind of game than what this is probably going to be.

Or it could just be a really good trailer for a cheesy action game, like the Cause and Affect trailer for Singularity.

Also, from the game's website:
Quote:Features
- first-person melee combat
- 4 player co-op
- weapon customization
- set on an open world tropical island
- RPG elements for character development
- hordes of gruesome zombies

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(This post was last modified: 02-18-2011, 07:12 PM by Sexbad.)
02-18-2011, 07:09 PM
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RE: Blog: "The Dead Island Trailer and the Future of Games"

I'm not expecting the game to be like the trailer. Especially with what Less quoted from the site, I'm just thinking L4D-style gameplay.
02-18-2011, 07:34 PM
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RE: Blog: "The Dead Island Trailer and the Future of Games"

I thought those were very interesting points. I totally agree that they probably set their fans up for disappointment. An IGN review I read said that it'll be a zombie mele first person shooter style game. I doubt that they'll be able to recreate the tension of the trailer at all.
02-18-2011, 07:41 PM
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