Australian special editions for Dead Island: Riptide revealed, sans bloody torso


Game Info

GAME NAME: Dead Island: Riptide

DEVELOPER(S): Techland

PUBLISHER(S): Deep Silver

PLATFORM(S): PC, PS3, Xbox 360

GENRE(S): First Person Survival

RELEASE DATE(S): 23 April 2013


Koch Media has just confirmed the two Dead Island: Riptide special editions Australia will receive... and unsurprisingly, both are missing the bloody torso that stirred up so much contraversy the other week.

The Survivor Edition, exclusive to EB Games, comes bundled with:

  • Dead Island: Riptide game on PC, PS3 or Xbox 360
  • Exclusive Survivor Edition Tin Box
  • World Exclusive Survivor Notebook
  • Exclusive Weapons Pack DLC
  • In-game Character Skins DLC


While the Pre-Order Edition, exclusive to JB Hi-Fi, contains:

  • Dead Island: Riptide game on PC, PS3 or Xbox 360
  • Official Steelbook
  • In-game Character Skins DLC


Both editions are available on PC (RRP $69.95 AUD), PS3 and Xbox 360 (RRP $89.95 AUD) from 23 April.

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