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Dead Island[PC]
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Dead Island PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Sep-09-2011
US Release Date:
Sep-06-2011
AU Release Date:
Official release date


Genre
Shooter
Online
Action
Theme
Horror
Dead Island is available on PC
Downloadable Content
Dead Island is intiailly released as a download. It is usually an expansion pack so check to see if you need a main game before getting this. Dead Island may be released in the shops at a later stage
Gamepad
Dead Island can be played with a gamepad or Xbox 360 controller
XBox 360 Game
Dead Island is available on the Microsoft XBox 360 console
PS3 Game
Dead Island is available on the Sony PS3 console
Back of the Box
An open-ended game, centered on the challenge of survival on a zombie-infested island. The game uses a first-person perspective. However, the developers are claiming that the game will be far beyond a typical first-person shooter experience, mainly due to a bigger emphasis on melee combat, role-playing elements and a clear focus on story-telling.

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PC Dead Island User Scores
Dead Island System Requirements
INTEL CPU
AMD CPU
Nvidia GPU
AMD GPU
RAM
OS
Direct X
HDD Space
GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
2 GB
FPS
GD Adjusted Requirements
3 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 5
Win Xp 32
DX 9
2 GB
FPS
Recommended Requirements
4 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 6
Win 7 64
DX 9
2 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
Can I run Dead Island
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Modern Only
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Dead Island Gamer Feedback Results
  • Anti Aliasing
    MSAA 8x
    MSAA 2x
    Mac OS
    Yes 20%
    No 80%
    Console Port
    Yes 67%
    No 33%
    Bindable Mouse Btns
    Yes
  • PC Optimised
    Yes 82%
    No 18%
    Sandbox Quality
    Good 63%
    Oculus Support
    No
    Frame per Sec Cap
    No 83%
  • What People Will Pay
    $15
    AMD optimised
    Yes 71%
    No 29%
    Nvidia optimised
    Yes 100%
    Game too Buggy
    No 100%
  • Good on Low graphics
    Yes 90%
    No 10%
    Upgrade PC for this
    Yes 36%
    No 64%
    Good Surround Sound
    Yes 100%
    Good Ending
    Yes 67%
    No 33%
  • Replayability
    Yes
    2.6 / 10
    Multiple Endings
    Yes 20%
    No 80%
    Time to Complete
    24 hours
    Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 78%
  • Game Difficulty
    Moderate 63%
    Sli/Crossfire Support
    Yes
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    No 78%
    Anytime Quick Save
    Yes
  • Worth Getting
    Yes 88%
    No 13%
8.1

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The latest system requirements News for Dead Island
Feb-05-2013 Klemens Kundratitz, CEO of Koch Media the new owners of Volition and the Metro franchise, claims that the original scheduled release will remain as it is.Publisher Deep Silver set their goal as a 2013...
Sep-08-2011 While browsing the Nvidia forums, I found this link (http://forums.steampowered.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2104767) to the steam forums that supposedly fixes microstutter in Dead Island. I do not kno...
Full system requirements for Dead Island reported on Jul-13-2011

Dead Island has delighted us with some awesome teaser trailers showing off the tropical island where the undead rise up against the holiday makers and locals. With its release date set for early September we still have a few months to wait before we can sink our teeth into this new take on Zombie bashing.

To help get you ready though we have the Dead Island system requirements to hand...


Dead Island Minimum System Requirements

OS: Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows 7

CPU: Intel Core2Duo 2.66 GHz

RAM: 1 GB Memory

GFX: Nvidia GeForce 8600GT or ATI 2600XT 512MB

DX: DirectX 9.0C

HDD: 2.0 GB free hard drive space

Other: mouse and keyboard


Dead Island Recommended System Requirements

OS: Windows 7

CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E6700 2.66GHz / AMD Athlon II X2 240

RAM: 4 GB RAM

GFX: GeForce 9600 GT 512MB / Radeon HD 3870

The recommended 4GB RAM is certainly somethinig to take notice of. As always we will be looking for your real world feedback, once the game is released, to see how accurate these publisher system requirements are for Dead Island.

Head over to our Dead island System Requirement tool and check and see if your PC can handle this latest zombie fest.

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Settings for me at 1280x800 ? plz

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Can I run this??

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My friend is getting a laptop and is wondering will she be able to play? i7 8GB RAM and r7 m260? At least medium 720p?

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Settings and FPS please?

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On medium. I don't now. 30-60FPS

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Can I run this? What settings? Thanks

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Max 720p i would guess

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can i run it?
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Can i run it ? On even low settings

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Probably not, the GPU is too bad. Try on lowest settings, res 800x600.

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can run on lowest?

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