‘Dying Light 2’ Spoilercast: Traversing the Highs and Lows of Techland’s Zombie Epic [Safe Room Podcast]

Dying Light 2 has been out just over a week now, and it’s clearly found a sizable audience. One that connects with its open-world parkour and zombie-smashing. Why wouldn’t people like that? It’s a bigger, bolder sequel to Techland’s 2015 title, and as my review for Bloody Disgusting shows, I am among those that enjoyed […]

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[Review] ‘Dying Light 2: Stay Human’ Shines as a Succesful Zombie-Smashing Sequel

Running from zombies has never been such a good time. In Bloody Disgusting’s Dying Light 2 review, find out just why dead is better. Seven years after first releasing something of a surprise hit with zombie-kicking parkour adventure Dying Light, Polish developer Techland returns that formula with a sequel that looks to expand on the […]

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The Night Comes For Us: Why Techland’s Zombie RPG ‘Dying Light’ Delivered on the Promise of ‘Dead Island’

As a selling point, that now-infamous E3 trailer for Techland’s zombie RPG Dead Island was an all-timer. Unfortunately, the game itself fell a fair bit short of expectations. It’s not to say Dead Island was particularly bad. It was disappointingly ordinary and riddled with technical hitches, but there was something in its island resort setting, […]

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Final “Dying 2 Know” Episode Reveals More Co-op Info for ‘Dying Light 2′ and More

Techland has dropped the final “Dying 2 Know” episode leading up to the release of Dying Light 2: Stay Human next month. This episode is particularly juicy, as the team has not only unveiled a new gameplay video, but also details regarding the title’s 4-player co-op! Jonah Scott, the voice of Dying Light 2 protagonist […]

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[TGA 2021] ‘Dying Light 2’ Receives New Cinematic Trailer

With that February 4, 2022 release date coming closer, Techland have unleashed a new cinematic trailer for Dying Light 2. Created by BAFTA-winning visual effects studio Platige Image, the trailer announcement coincides with a pre-order bonus announcement for the game. “Reach for The Sky” is a pack containing an outfit, weapon skin, backpack skin, and […]

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[Watch] New ‘Dying Light 2’ Gameplay Reveals 15 Minutes of Mayhem And More

As they announced earlier this week, Techland has unveiled 15 minutes of brand-new gameplay footage in the latest “Dying 2 Know” episode for the upcoming Dying Light 2. In addition, the episode also focuses on Techland’s 30th Anniversary, which not only involves in-game rewards for Dying Light and Dying Light 2, but also free access to […]

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Ahead of New Gameplay Video, ‘Dying Light 2’ Goes Gold

Ahead of Techland’s reveal of new gameplay footage for Dying Light 2 Stay Human later this week, the company has announced that the game has gone gold for its February 4, 2022 release date. Techland will now focus on the next two months optimizing, polishing, and implementing feedback from hands-on previews for the game’s launch. […]

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[Video] Upcoming Gameplay Reveal Teased For ‘Dying Light 2’ Next Week

Dying Light 2 fans can expect new gameplay footage for the upcoming open-world survival game next week, according to developer Techland. The footage will be unveiled as part of the fifth episode of “Dying 2 Know”, which will be broadcast on Techland’s Twitch channel on December 2 at 12 PM Pacific Time. The fifth “Dying […]

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[Interview] ‘Dying Light 2’ Lead Designer Tymon Smektala on Overcoming the Monsters and Horrors of Night

Throughout my time playing Dying Light 2 Stay Human, I felt drawn into the world. Everything from the monsters I faced to the NPCs I interacted with all came together to create this authentic apocalyptic setting. Humanity’s struggle to survive against these horrific creatures and each other moved me, especially considering the more emotional writing and […]

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[Hands-On Preview] ‘Dying Light 2: Stay Human’ Shows Great Promise For Techland’s Zombie Epic

In building upon previous mechanics and providing a more personal story with impactful player choice, Dying Light 2 Stay Human offers a grim world with much to explore. In having the chance to spend several hours playing the game, I have found that developer Techland has not only significantly improved upon what was laid out […]

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[Video] Rosario Dawson Talks ‘Dying Light 2’ in Latest “Dying 2 Know More” Episode

So, after last month’s surprise reveal that Rosario Dawson would be joining the cast of the upcoming Dying Light 2, you’re probably wanting to know more. Well, as a coincidence, the latest episode of “Dying 2 Know More” has just what you need. Dawson is joined by Techland Lead Game Designer Tymon Smektała to chat […]

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New Halloween Event Launches Today For ‘Dying Light’, Along With New Animated “Story From The Dying City” Entry For ‘Dying Light 2’

Because hey, it’s that time of year, Techland will be launching a new free Halloween-themed event for Dying Light. In addition, the developer has also dropped a new video for the upcoming Dying Light 2: Stay Human. The former launches today at 1PM ET, and features a new challenge in “Volatile Rush”, along with a […]

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‘Dying Light’ Rated For PS5, Xbox Series by ESRB; ‘Hellraid’ DLC Receives Free Update

In a “makes sense” move, it would appear that Techland is bringing the original Dying Light to next-gen consoles to join the still-in-development Dying Light 2: Stay Human. Spotted on the ESRB website, a listing for Dying Light has added the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series, along with the Nintendo Switch, which will be seeing […]

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[Video] ‘Dying Light 2’ Score Takes Focus Once Again in New Documentary

Techland are keeping busy with dropping more behind-the-scenes production videos for Dying Light 2. The latest video goes back to Olivier Derivière and the score for the upcoming game, this time detailing how the game’s soundtrack was recorded at Abbey Road Studios, as well as how the music will respond to player choices. The documentary, […]

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Rosario Dawson Joins ‘Dying Light 2’ Cast

Techland promised a “special guest” for the latest “Dying 2 Know” episode, and they delivered. Rosario Dawson has been confirmed to have a role in Dying Light 2 as Lawan, a new character that players will meet in The City. Dying Light 2 writer Marta Szczechowska describes Dawon’s Lawan as “a real fighter”, and one […]

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