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Dead Island

New Dead Island zombie trailer will make you weep for the undead
Jul 4, 2015

The first Dead Island trailer, promoting a first-person shooter set on a tropical resort overrun by zombies, was evidence that videogames can be art. The second trailer? That'll make you weep.

Ready to kill zombies? Then Dead Island's almost ready for YOU
Jul 4, 2015

Thinking of a last minute vacation getaway before summer ends? You might want to avoid Banoi—it could be teeming with brain-thirsty, Bermuda shorts-wearing zombies!

Venture capital firm names A.I. to its board of directors
Jun 30, 2014

Not even the top brass is safe from the march of the machines.

Heartbreaking Dead Island trailer makes the zombie apocalypse personal
Dec 17, 2012

Zombie games tend to be all about pumping your rifle just in time to blow a hole through some undead dude's skull. And that's great! Love a busted out skull, me, but sometimes what we really crave ... is the love.

Dead Island trailer proves videogames (and zombies) CAN be art
Dec 14, 2012

The Walking Dead proved that zombies could be a hit on TV, but if we can trust the trailer for the upcoming video game Dead Island, the next thing zombies might prove is that video games can be art.

Shaun of the Dead mashup makes that Dead Island trailer even BETTER
Dec 14, 2012

The gut-wrenching trailer for Dead Island that we were all talking about last week turned out to be so powerful that even though the zombie-killing game it was promoting has yet to be released, there's already buzz about adapting it into a movie. Now a British rapper has figured out a way to make that trailer even better.