Regardless of quite a few cancellation rumors and altering of palms, Useless Island 2 may not be as dead in the water as many initially thought. Whereas information concerning the upcoming sequel has been both non-existent or worrisome, the studio over at Deep Silver has confirmed that the zombie-driven recreation remains to be in growth with one easy tweet.
In a latest submit by the studio concerning Saints Row: Gat Out Of Hell being free due to Xbox Video games With Gold, one fan responded again with the easy query: Useless Island 2? One other Twitter consumer responded saying “Quit, man. It isn’t coming. Simply transfer onto Dying Mild.” It was that response that elicited Deep Silver to hitch in on the dialog:
We would not be so positive about that! 😉
— Official Deep Silver (@deepsilver) December 3, 2020
The unique naysayer responded in disbelief, asking Deep Silver to not give them false hope. The ultimate trade from the studio concluded with, “We’re not fairly prepared to speak concerning the newest Useless Island simply but, however after we do, you may see it right here!”
After a number of modified palms, the zombie title remains to be taking pictures for an Xbox One, PlayStation four and PC date – which is a bit odd on condition that next-gen is formally right here. Nonetheless, maybe it is going to be a cross-gen title, we truthfully do not know at this level since everybody concerned had been mum about progress.
Following Useless Island 2’s reveal in 2014, the sequel fell sufferer to a wide variety of road bumps that affected work on the title. After a break up with its earlier developer and Deep Silver, manufacturing was moved to Sumo Digital in 2016. With few updates right here and there, information – as talked about earlier than – has been scarce, although a list for the title did seem for a short while on the Microsoft retailer simply earlier than E3 2018.
Now, the sport is again beneath the publishing umbrella of Deep Silver, with Deep Silver Dambuster Studios taking the event cost.
Whereas we await the promised replace, here is what you must know concerning the first recreation:
“Welcome to the zombie apocalypse expertise of a lifetime — and now extra lovely than ever. Caught within the midst of an epic zombie outbreak on the tropical island of Banoi, your solely thought is: Survive!
Smash heads, crack skulls and slice ’em up with visceral astounding melee fight and true story-based four participant co-op in a sprawling open world simply ready for exploration.”
What do you concentrate on the development woes of Useless Island 2? Excited for an replace, or ought to it keep buried? Pontificate together with your ideas within the remark part beneath.