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Dying 2 Know More | Interview with Thomas Gerbaud, World Director for Dying Light 2 Stay Human

Delve into the multidimensional world of Dying Light 2 and hear more about The City’s inhabitants and their way of life.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Wrocław, Poland — November 23, 2021 — In the latest episode of Dying 2 Know More, available here, Thomas Gerbaud, World Director of Dying Light 2 Stay Human, talks us through The City and its people in greater detail. Following the Fall of civilization, people have come together to create a new civilization and way of life in the face of the infection. Players will discover this world and its inhabitants through Aiden’s eyes, with the consequences of his actions disrupting their everyday lives.

In this episode, viewers will learn more about the game’s post-apocalyptic setting and the way of life in The City. The Peacekeepers are a central part of this, and Thomas Gerbaud discusses in greater depth about their strict adherence to laws, order and hierarchy. The inhabitants are a product of the world around them and this is demonstrated in the game’s rich environmental storytelling. For Thomas, the aim was for players get a true sense of the world’s people, rules and way of life through their own exploration and interactions with it. Every location is filled with tiny details that make the world feel more textured and complex, as well as helping players to comprehend the many facets that make up The City.

Tune in to this episode of Dying 2 Know More to find out about the citizens’ lives in Dying Light 2 Stay Human and all the little details that make the world feel even more real.



Dying Light 2 Stay Human, published by Techland, launches on February 4, 2022, on PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch (Cloud Version). Pre-orders are now available via dyinglightgame.com/preorder. All pre-orders will come with an exclusive digital Reload Pack, featuring a unique outfit, weapon, and paraglider skin.
 
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About Dying Light 2 Stay Human
Dying Light 2 Stay Human is a story-driven open-world action role-playing game, a sequel to the critically acclaimed Dying Light published in 2015, which has been played by over twenty million people all over the world. This time players are visiting the City – mankind's last stronghold in the fight against the virus. Developed parkour mechanics enable players to explore the vast open world and master tactical combat. This lost civilization, a world set in the modern dark ages, requires creative approaches to finding items and crafting gear. Gameplay shifts during a day and night cycle, so players can dare to plunder abandoned lairs of infected at night and discover the dark secrets of those in power by day. Players must choose which side they want to take and write their own story.
 
About Techland
Founded in 1991 in Poland, Techland is a renowned independent game developer and distributor for all leading platforms, including PC, Sony PlayStation, and the Xbox family of devices. Techland is best known for the original Dead Island games, the Call of Juarez series, and the Dying Light franchise, a global phenomenon played by over 20 million unique players to date. To top that, Techland’s experienced teams allow the developer to work on two of its own AAA titles at the same time. Comprising over 400 professionals across three offices in Poland, the company is committed to delivering unforgettable experiences and using the latest technology for innovative entertainment, which includes the proprietary C-Engine. For more information about the company itself, visit the official website at: www.techland.net.
 
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