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7.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 4490 ratings
  1. 10 (598)
  2. 9 (1329)
  3. 8 (1357)
  4. 7 (606)
  5. 6 (227)
  6. 5 (118)
  7. 4 (59)
  8. 3 (57)
  9. 2 (35)
  10. 1 (104)

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  • Rating:7

    Dead Island is a unique, intriguing experience merged with a few annoyances that occasionally drown the potential.

    "Dead Island is a unique, intriguing experience merged with a few annoyances that occasionally drown the potential."Positive- Beautiful island that is strangely unsettling and fitting for a horror game- First-person mel... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3

    Dead Island

    Dead Island, this game is bad in so many ways, from barely manageable console controls to zombies with arms unaccountably far longer than they appear.Real annoyances the complete futulity of upgrading anything or leveli... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Dead Island review

    Overview:Dead Island is an open-world, post zombie-inducing-contagion-outbreak first person action RPG, in the archetypal sense of modern, scientific zombie mythos, rooted as much as possible [we assume because they cre... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Great Zombie Game

    Dead Island pleasently suprised me. Getting average reviews, and looking kind of gross, my expectations were not very high. But Dead Island proved to be a fun and entertaining game.The open world setting is fantastic. Y... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    A fun, moody adventure

    Overall the game is FUN. It's satisfying to bash zombies over the head with machetes, sickles, pans, really anything you can find or if you are more technical there are shotguns, grenades, rifles, etc. Not to mention tha... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    POV RPG Goodness

    I a bias as I had an absolute blast playing this game. I expected to dislike this game as killing zombies has never been my thing. But I was Surprise how fun it was to kill and how the upgrading system keeps you excit... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:3

    Just 20h of "go from point A to point B and kill everything along the way".

    The game has some cool graphics and... well, that's it. There is no story (there is actually a feeble attempt over a tribe that does some crazy stuff and then zombies appeared), the game mechanics are just boringly repea... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Wishes Were . . . Before, only in movies.

    IGDB Evaluation Criterions: → Primary: A - Story (Proceeding, Characterization and Relations, Appropriation of Reality or Imaginary) B - Gameplay and Game design (Principles, Cinematic Scenes and cut s... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Dead Island is a fantastic open-world FPS RPG from TechLand that just gets better, harder and more immersive throughout.

    From the moment you start out in Dead Island as one of the four unique characters, you are able to fully explore the holiday resort of Banoi, killing zombies and looting everything you see from luggage to bar's to random... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    Interesting game...but suffers from medicority

    Subject: FromtheAbyss: Dead Island Review Sun Jun 17, 2012 2:54 am Ahh Dead Island... You guys saw the trailer right? Drama... Little girl flying out the window? Yes, great fun! But nevertheless, it was a pretty g... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful