You may be a little surprised to see a Dead Island news article featured on an MMO website. However, Deep Silver today announced the next installment in the popular Dead Island franchise with the upcoming release of Dead Island: Epidemic. Dead Island: Epidemic is all set to launch as a free-to-play ZOMBA (Zombie Online Multiplayer Battle Arena) game that will see players joining a competitive survival experience.
Unlike other MMO games in the MOBA genre players will actually form 3 different teams, instead of the current norm featuring just the two teams. The game will be free-to-play but Deep Silver have yet to reveal any other news about the game. They did say that Dead Island: Epidemic will be making an appearance that this years Gamescom so stay tuned for more information.