Dead Island 2: 1st trailer brings violent gameplay and a lot of blood

Dead Island 2 (DI2) has its first gameplay trailer unveiled for games fair, Gamescom, to be held between the 13th and 17th of August in Cologne, Germany. The title displays a lot of violence and even more bizarre weapons that of the original. DI2 will be released in the second quarter of 2015 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.

The trailer titled Sunshine & Slaughter features the slogan: "Come for the sun. Stay for the kill", showing a massacre of zombies in Hollywood, in the United States. Beyond traditional strategic violence and removing members of the original, the game features more strange custom weapons than the first title, the series seem more like Dead Rising.

According to the producer, DI2 will be more social, allowing multiplayer for up to eight players can player cooperative or competitive way amidst the zombie apocalypse. The title is playable at Gamescom fair in the coming days, where more details and gameplay videos should emerge.