Dead Island: Riptide is a first-person, action role-playing survival horror video game. It is the sequel to 2011's Dead Island, with a plot continuation as the five survivors arrive on another island, which has also been overrun by zombies.

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What are the bonuses of Dead Island Riptide Limited Edition?

I know DIR limited edition comes with a steelbook gamecase, but is that it? no extra characters or weapons?...I don't want to pay an extra 20 bucks just for a steelbook case. Also could you cut ...
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Does water negate falling damage?

In Dead Island Riptide, water features more prominently than in the original Dead Island. Some buildings are close enough to water that you may jump from their roofs to water below. If I jump and ...
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Is there an easy way to tell if I desynch?

In Dead Island Riptide, desynching is a random occurrence that seems to be based on the connected between player and host. It seems that for some people, the host not operating the vehicle causes ...
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Does the Body Blows skill apply to more than hand-to-hand attacks?

In Dead Island Riptide, John Morgan, the hand-to-hand combat specialist, has a skill in the third tier of the Combat tree called "BODY BLOWS". "Gain chance to perform very powerful fist and kick ...
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How do elemental procs work in Riptide?

In Dead Island (1), every time that you landed a critical hit with an elementally modified weapon on an enemy, the elemental effect would be applied. Among the elemental effects, there are fire, ...
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Do hand-to-hand weapons count as one-handed or two-handed weapons?

In Dead Island Riptide, there are but three classes of weapons that count as hand-to-hand weapons: brass knuckles, bronze knuckles, and claws. John Morgan, the hand-to-hand specialist, has a skill ...
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Semi-auto always better than bolt-action sniper rifle?

In Dead Island Riptide, two new rifle types of firearms have been introduced: bolt-action and semi-auto sniper rifles. Bolt-action sniper rifles can only be shot once before requiring another reload. ...
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Coloured-rarity firearm's damage stat's true in Riptide?

In Dead Island (1), coloured-rarity firearms did not display their true damage stat. You could find a green-rarity (one rarity above lowest) firearm with a low damage stat displayed, that did more ...
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Do fury effects work during group fury?

In Dead Island Riptide, a new group fury option has been introduced. It is unlocked by putting at least one point in the appropriate skill in the middle of the Fury skill tree. Group fury is activated ...
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What are the differences from Dead Island to Dead Island Riptide?

Much of Dead Island's game engine appears unchanged in Dead Island Riptide. What changes have been made to the game in the jump from Dead Island to Dead Island Riptide?
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Dead Island Riptide character keeps glitching into ground?

Whenever I play Dead Island Riptide the Chapter 1 mission tells me that I have to go and defend the camp. However, every time I try to cross the bridge the game lags and I go straight through the ...
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How do I decide which weapons should be equipped, sold later, discarded, or kept and upgraded?

I would like to know good strategies with weapons I equip or keep in my inventory. Since I have a limited amount if items I can keep in my inventory, some weapons would have to be discarded once ...