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.
Dead Island requires a Radeon HD 3850 X2 graphics card with a Core 2 Duo E6750 2.66GHz or Phenom II X2 550 processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. System memory required for Dead Island is 4 GB performance memory. Minimum RAM requirements are 1 GB system memory. Your graphics card will need to be capable of running DirectX 9. Recommended needs around a 11 year old PC to run.