Dead Island Riptide Zombie Bait controversy 'was blown out of proportion' – Deep Silver

Deep Silver creative director Guido Eickmeyer believes that the controversy surrounding Dead Island Riptide's vulgar Zombie Bait Edition was "blown out of proportion", describing the bloodied female sculpture as nothing more than a "fun idea".

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andrewsqual2764d ago

I think releasing a cheap still glitch filled mess of a game more controversial.

Campy da Camper2764d ago

Totally agree. This game ran like ps3 skyrim coming down off a meth bender.

SeraphimBlade2764d ago

"Dead Island is not a super-serious world,"

Well, you could have fooled me. The game, not to mention the trailers, seem pretty rooted in the no-fun-allowed tone, which was part of why this threw me off so badly. Sounds like the creatives behind it don't have a common vision, as if I needed more reason to believe Deep Silver's games should just be avoided.

MrChow6662764d ago

it was a stupid idea in the first place

tigertron2764d ago

Something was certainly blown up.

mastershredder2764d ago

A fun idea that should have stayed at the office. It certainly did not make the game any better. Gotta love marketing.

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