Wrocław, Poland — July 1, 2021 — Techland today debuted the second episode of Dying 2 Know (D2K), an original web series that dives deep into the world of Dying Light 2 Stay Human. The episode showcased a new gameplay trailer, gave gamers a closer look at the infected, and went behind the scenes of mocap and sound design. Techland also revealed a collaboration with the father of parkour, David Belle, who has actively participated in the creation of Dying Light 2 Stay Human and lent his talent to a major in-game character.
The second episode of D2K shone a UV light on several types of enemies — including the Revenant, a brand-new infected species — and their transformation process. During the show, viewers learned about how Techland creates the terror-filled, challenging night in Dying Light 2 Stay Human. Quite a few aspects of bringing the monstrous infected alive in the game world were described. Check out the episode on Dying Light’s YouTube channel.
Pre-orders for Dying Light 2 Stay Human are now open, with two retail editions available, Standard and Deluxe, alongside three digital editions: Standard, Deluxe, and Ultimate. All pre-orders will come with an exclusive digital Reload Pack, featuring a unique outfit, weapon, and paraglider skin, so pre-order your preferred edition today! Further details on all available editions can be found here.
To set the stage for Dying Light 2 Stay Human’s ravaged world and dark secrets, Techland announced a partnership with Dynamite Entertainment for the creation of the comic book in the world of Dying Light, "Banshee: I Am The Cure". The comic will be available at retail later this year, but for those who can't wait, can grab the digital version on TechlandGG.com for free until July 15.
Techland has also launched "Which Kind of Monster Are You?". This new website lets fans take a test to find out which type of infected they would become in the world of Dying Light!
D2K’s first episode debuted on May 27 and was viewed live by 750,000 people and has since garnered over 10,000,000 gameplay views and 10,000,000 social media post views.
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.
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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