Dead Island was once upon a time one of the premier zombie survival games that was released worldwide for players to enjoy.

With modern day gems such as Dying Light 2 and Back 4 Blood recently releasing, there seems to be some traffic in regards to a second Dead Island releasing!

Dead Island 2 Release Date Rumors

While the original Dead Island released back in 2011, the second iteration of the game was announced back in 2014, and since, hasn't seen much news, as development issues and shifts in focus delayed the project for seemigly forever.

Now, Lars Wingefors, the CEO at Embracer games commented the following on the release date of Dead Island 2:

"But, we have on unannounced triple-A title - that you think is Dead Island 2...It's hard for me to comment further on that, but I am excited about unannounced titles"

So, it appears they've fully acknowledged the games development and points towards Q1/Q2 2023 for a potential release date it appears.

However, Lars also noted that he wasn't able to state further comments on Dead Island 2 as it's "not announced as such from the publisher."