- Techland Game Producer Tymon Smektala
posted up a new PlayStation 4 video trailer dubbed New Epidemic today showcasing Dying Light on PS4.
To quote: Hello, everyone! I'm Tymon Smektala, the producer of Dying Light - Techland's latest first-person, action survival-horror game coming this year. I'd like to use this opportunity to tell you more about Dying Light and its Humanity trailer that we released today.
Let's start with a simple statement: we've gotten accustomed to mindless zombie killing, right? Movies, TV series, books, and of course games - no matter what the medium, zombies became the cannon fodder of our times. After all, no one should bat an eye at taking down thousands of already dead, walking corpses. Or should they? In Dying Light, we make things a little bit more complicated.
With our latest Humanity trailer, we wanted to present a deeper vision of what a zombie epidemic would mean for humankind. "Epidemic" being the crucial word here. Mutating into a zombie is a result of infection, not some kind of a supernatural transformation, but simply a disease, just like flu, pneumonia, or SARS.
This realization helped us create one of the most outstanding features of Dying Light: its setting....