In the early 2010s, you could not browse a recreation shelf with out seeing an avalanche of zombie titles. From Plants Vs. Zombies to Call of Duty to The Last of Us and extra, the trade was flooded with the undead like by no means earlier than. While some uninterested in the pattern, there have been just a few standouts, Dying Light amongst them.
Developer Techland captivated its gamers by not simply rehashing the mechanics of zombie-slayers such as Left 4 Dead however as a substitute took inspiration from one other type of first-particular person shooter. Dying Light melds the enjoyable of parkour motion from titles equivalent to Mirrors Edge and units its speedrunning hero in a terrifyingly lovely open-world. Fans are in a position to bounce from roof to roof to evade the undead in a excessive-power trend that also sticks with gamers in the present day.
Dying Light is certainly a fan favourite, and with the sequel confirmed for this yr, hype ranges have by no means been larger for Techland’s zombie sequence. In gentle of that, we at Game Informer need to take part on the enjoyable with this week’s episode of Replay. Join Andrew Reiner, Marcus Stewart, Brian Shea, and Alex Stadnik as they bounce their means by means of Harran and stylishly slash Dying Light’s dastardly denizens.
We’re going reside solely on Twitch at 2 p.m. CT, so you should definitely be a part of us within the chat, giggle at our jokes (please giggle), and finish your week the appropriate means. Now, I do know what you are pondering. Where’s Super Replay? We needed to take every week off to present Dan Tack a break earlier than his subsequent huge bout with Bloodborne. But when you simply cannot anticipate our return to FromSoftware program’s traditional title, you should definitely take a look at the archive of all our earlier streams!
Can’t anticipate extra from the Dying Light sequence? We have you ever coated as we just lately obtained a brand new have a look at Dying Light 2 Stay Human, an replace on the sport’s launch, and a peek at its attractive collector’s version!