VIDEO | PC, PS4, Xbox One Friday, January 23, 2015 | 2:20 PM

Dying Light gameplay, new infos

Dying Light gameplay, new infos

Techland has confirmed that Dying Light will hit PC and consoles on January 27th in North and South America for both digital and physical copies. EMEA territories will get the digital version on January 28th while retail boxed copies will be out on February 27th. Moreover, the PvP mode Be The Zombie is no longer a preorder content, meaning it's free for everyone now. Two 60fps gameplay videos inside showing devs playing coop and PvP.



Dying Light Global Launch Dates Confirmed

“Be the Zombie” PvP Mode Now Available for Free + Video Playthrough


January 23, 2015 – Techland announced today the updated global launch dates for Dying Light. The game will have a worldwide digital release on PC of January 27, 2015. In North and South America, the digital release and physical copies for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will be available at the same day.

In Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Australia, Dying Light will have a digital release on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One of January 28, 2015. Physical copies of the game will be released in these territories on February 27, 2015. Additionally all of the physical preordered versions will include two DLC packs, Cuisine & Cargo and Ultimate Survivor Bundle, free of charge.

Subsequently, the “Be the Zombie” multiplayer mode, where players take control of the Night Hunter and can invade others’ games, will be now be available for free on all platforms everywhere.



The above statement was accompanied by a letter from the Dying Light team at Techland:

Dear gamers,

As you already know, today we detailed our launch timing for Dying Light. Although the changes affect only the release of boxed copies in certain territories, we want to show all of you our appreciation for your continued support. Thus, we’re really happy to announce that “Be the Zombie” will be available for free to everyone, on all platforms, in all territories.

We’ll also be giving away extra weapon dockets to everyone who pre-ordered Dying Light and signed up at Dockets.DyingLightGame.com.

We want to thank you for your patience and support in this matter and can’t wait for you to enjoy playing Dying Light and invading other players’ game in the “Be the Zombie” mode.

- Dying Light Team

Devs Play Co-op
Devs Play Be The Zombie

All comments

Commented on 2015-01-24 17:20:29
Seriously?? the mode they've been promoting the last few months wasn't even going to be a standard part of the game but planned paid for DLC? insanity. And now we're thankful it's going to be freely available? in all the videos when they talked about how "unique" mp would be in allowing one player to be a zombie they never once discussed it as anything other than a set part of the game.

Gaming sucks more and more balls.
Commented on 2015-01-25 15:32:03
I'm waiting for the reviews. Maybe I'll get it for PC.

About the game


What's up?
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX @aphex187: Nvidia DSR? That adds available resolutions beyond your monintor's res if you enable it. (8 Hours ago)
  • aphex187
    aphex187 So I can run GTA at 2715x1527!? What is this sorcery??? (16 Hours ago)
  • aphex187
    aphex187 I would of definitely left it in the box! @Quantum Break, it's on Cd Keys for a nice price of £19.99 (16 Hours ago)
  • alimokrane
    alimokrane @nostradamus: awesome trailer. makes me wanna play the game again for like the 4th time :) (21 Hours ago)
  • nostradamus
    nostradamus @scoobs0688: better to have a copy of that thing on my shelf than a retail copy of hype shit like no man's sky. (1 Day ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX I think I would have left it in the box. (1 Day ago)
  • GriftGFX
    GriftGFX Guy unboxing a factory sealed, promotional 2600: [url] (1 Day ago)
PreviousNext
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood GSY is getting some nice content at 3 pm CEST with our July podcast and some videos of the Deus Ex Mankind Divided preview build. :) (9 Weeks ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood For once we'll be live at 4:30 pm CEST. Blim should not even be tired! (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood More Quantum Break coverage coming in a few hours, 9:00 a.m CEST. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll have a full review up for Firewatch at 7 pm CET. Videos will only be tomorrow though. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
PreviousNext
Top stories