Dead Island 2 does a great job of reanimating this dormant zombie-battling series, with the gore-filled combat and excessive weaponry that goes well with the oversaturated LA setting. It’s an enjoyable romp, but at the same time, ironically feels like it's playing it safe.
Draws out the zombie outbreak tropes a little too long
Mixed bag of characters
Poorly scaled boss battles
Slightly strange limitations to co-op
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