Dead Island 2 will be available this April 21. Fans waited for 12 years to play this sequel because of the developmental hell it goes through, but the long wait is over. During the early trailers of this sequel, fans thought it was unrelated to the first game. The First Dead Island is set on a resort in Papua New Guinea called Banoi. This sequel is set in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. Sam B. One of the protagonists of the original game made a return in this sequel, but he won’t be playable. He may act more as a mentor for the playable characters.