Dead Island Banned and Deep Silver Launches A Calendar
So Germany have banned Dead Island as according to an article by EuroGamer they have been told by Techland that the German Federal Department of Media claim it is “youth-endangering media”….but in other news, On December 1st, 2011, a special Dead Island themed Christmas calendar will open its doors. Each day a new surprise will await the visitor – through a series of contests participants can explore the world of Dead Island, putting their knowledge of both the game and international zombie lore in general to the test.
If the visitors take part in a special contest each Sunday in December they will not only be able to win exclusive prizes such as:
- One of a kind Dead Island themed airbrushed consoles.
- A hand-picked collection of the finest zombie movie classics on Blu-ray.
- A 46 inch 3D-HDTV from Sony
- Or extraordinary books for lovers of zombie horror.
They will also be able to earn helpful clues for the competition finale that will take place on December 25th, 2011. On this day the grand prize drawing will take place, where participants can win a one week trip to a tropical island for two people to the value of 6,000 US$.
The Dead Island Christmas Calendar 2011 will be available starting December 1st through December 25th, 2011 at http://christmas.deadisland.com