Dead Island 2 size - How big is the game?

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Dead Island 2 player kicking zombie through glass
Credit: Dambuster Studios
April 21, 2023: Now that Dead Island 2 is out, we have checked over our information.

Looking for information on the Dead Island 2 size? You've come to the right place. Dambuster Studios' hotly-anticipated zombie title set in Los Angeles is back from the dead and there's a chance Dead Island 2 will take up plenty of room on your hard drive.

Most releases are almost 100GB in size depending on your platform, meaning there's a chance you'll have to delete a few other titles in order to make room for some undead action.

Before we take a closer look at the Dead Island 2 size, take a look at our guides showcasing the different zombie types and a closer look at how to make money fast.

How big is Dead Island 2?

At the time of writing, Dambuster Studios hasn't revealed information on the full size of the game. However, we can take a guess.

We expect the game to take up at least 50GB on Xbox, PlayStation, and PC platforms. As with all estimations, take the estimate with a pinch of salt until we uncover more concrete information.

Jacob from Dead Island 2 on inflatable
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Credit: Dambuster Studios

How to download Dead Island 2

The process of downloading Dead Island 2 is incredibly straightforward. Here's what you need to do:


  • Head to the Xbox Store.
  • Search for 'Dead Island 2'
  • Select which edition you want to buy.
  • The game will appear in your library ready for release.


  • Open the PlayStation Store and search for Dead Island 2. It may appear in the 'Featured' tab so double-check before typing it in.
  • Once you find it, select the pre-order/purchase button. It's important that Sony will take your money immediately.
  • Once pre-ordered, the game will appear on your home screen along with a countdown clock ticking down to the launch.


  • Enter the Epic Games store.
  • Search for Dead Island 2
  • Press the pre-order/purchase button.
  • Preload the game ahead of launch then you're ready to jump into the action as soon sa the release date rolls around.

When does Dead Island 2 launch?

Dead Island 2 launches on April 21 which isn't too long to wait. Thankfully, we've got plenty of content to prepare you for all your zombie-slaying antics in Hell-A.

That's all there is to know about the Dead Island 2 size. For more, check out our guides revealing all there is to know about how to make money fast and intel on the best slayers.

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