Comments on: Survival in the Jungle – A Week of Fun with Dead Island http://blog.gaming.stackexchange.com/2011/09/dead-island-review/ The Gaming Stack Exchange Blog Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:18:24 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.6 By: yx_ http://blog.gaming.stackexchange.com/2011/09/dead-island-review/#comment-565 Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:32:14 +0000 http://gaming.blogoverflow.com/?p=2741#comment-565 Looks like patches are on the way: http://www.joystiq.com/2011/09/15/dead-island-patch-out-on-xbox-360-ps3-and-pc-update-coming-late/

]]> By: yx_ http://blog.gaming.stackexchange.com/2011/09/dead-island-review/#comment-563 Wed, 14 Sep 2011 15:04:21 +0000 http://gaming.blogoverflow.com/?p=2741#comment-563 @Mana

Yes, that trailer really got the hopes up of a lot of people (including me), but then I remembered rule #1 :P

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By: Wipqozn http://blog.gaming.stackexchange.com/2011/09/dead-island-review/#comment-562 Wed, 14 Sep 2011 14:08:24 +0000 http://gaming.blogoverflow.com/?p=2741#comment-562 STory? Emotions? Zombies? You should be in a windows 7 commercial @mana.

]]> By: Mana http://blog.gaming.stackexchange.com/2011/09/dead-island-review/#comment-561 Wed, 14 Sep 2011 12:56:10 +0000 http://gaming.blogoverflow.com/?p=2741#comment-561 “Rule #1 of zombie games. You don’t play them for the story. Rule #2, see rule #1.”

Man, it’s such a shame. The early trailers made it seem like this was going to be a zombie game that actually put emphasis on the story/emotions. It worked well as advertising, but it just got way too many hopes up.

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