Deep Silver Reveals ‘Zombie Bait Edition’ of Dead Island Riptide, Includes a Decapitated statue


Deep Silver, publisher of the upcoming survival horror sequel Dead Island Riptide, have today announced that a ‘very limited’ Collectors Edition of the game will be released in the form of the Zombie Bait Edition.

This particular collector’s edition is an ‘Xbox 360 Exclusive’ and unlike other Collector’s Editions it will include a statue of a decapitated women, whoose wearing a union jack bikini. The statue (or figurine) has been hand painted and features plenty of ‘gory’ detail.

In Addition to the gore-filled-statue the collectors edition will also include a special Steelbook case of Dead Island Riptide, some collectable artwork cards and an exclusive pack of weapon mods that will allow even more ‘destructive’ force in the game.


Along with the announcement of the ‘Zombie Bait Edition’ of Dead Island: Ripetide, Paul Nicholls, Sales & Marketing Director of Deep Silver released the following message:

“Dead Island Riptide is one of the most anticipated releases of the year and is set to build on the original’s reputation for OTT action, dark humour and brutal zombie bashing. We wanted to provide a unique collector’s edition that was utterly ‘Dead Island’ and would make a striking conversation piece on any discerning zombie gamer’s mantel.”

The Zombie Bait Edition is an ‘interesting’ Collectors Edition, however it will cost those interested around £99.99 and it is now available to pre-order from a variety of online retailers.

Dead Island: Riptide is expected to be released onto the Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and PC in April 2013.