Techland’s experimental entry in their popular Dead Island franchise is now available on Steam Early Access. Dead Island: Epidemic is a free-to-play ZOMBA (Zombie Online Multiplayer Battle Arena) that offers several game modes, both competitive and cooperative, along with the series’ distinct, over-the-top, zany flavor. There are three starter packs available if you would like to get an edge over your friends.
Patient Zero Pack ($16.99)
The entry pack offers 5 unique weapons, 3additional characters, the “Golden Sprocket Hammer” as well as boosters, character & gear points and in-game cash.
Deadicated Pack ($39.99)
The “Deadicated Pack” includes all of the“Patient Zero Pack” plus additional content: six Tier 2 weapons, the “Golden Precise Shotgun”, the “Keghammer”, a larger booster and bundle of character & gear points and in-game cash plus exclusive access to Sam B as playable character. Additionally, players will also receive even more items & characters once the game heads into Open Beta and then again at the launch phase.
Contagion Pack ($44.99)
With the “Contagion Pack”, players canspread the Epidemic to their friends. It offers everything that is in the “Deadicated Pack” (with an alternate “Contagious” in-game title & icon) four times: once for the player andthree gift copies that they can share with their friends.