They thought they had escaped the terrors of Banoi and survived the apocalypse on a corrupted paradise. Then their fate took a turn for the worse… The Dead Island heroes escaped in a helicopter to the safety of a military ship, but when a furious storm hits and the virus suddenly spreads throughout the crew, the nightmare starts all over again, leaving hope drowning in the rising tides.
Dead Island was one of those titles that lived and died (mostly) by its infamous trailer. You know, the one that plays backwards as we see a family get brutally murdered by zombies. Oh, and a little girl dies in it. Yeah, that one. And while the game certainly didn't live up to the trailer, it still offered a grim survival horror story set on a tropical paradise. The story didn't end there for our four protagonists though, as Dead Island: Riptide continues the adventure. Does it fix the problems of the first game to deliver an even better tropical zombie apocalypse? Riptide picks off right where you left off. Your four zombie-immune survivors make their way to a ship where they meet newcomer John Morgan, a fifth character who specializes in hand-to-hand combat. Of course,... Read Review