The first two Dead Rising games are being relaunched on current gen platforms, apparently. That’s the thing about zombies, I guess – they come back. Until you smash them in the face with a… what is that, anyway? A paddle? With a chainsaw taped to it? I mean, it just looks a bit impractical. “You’ll have your eye out with that, Tarryn,” my mom would probably tell me. “And don’t you dare get blood on the carpets. I just vacuumed.”
The news broke out last night when a list of Dead Rising PS4 trophies turned up online, and publisher Capcom later confirmed that it was, in fact, a thing.
“Capcom will be bringing Dead Rising to Xbox One, PS4 and PC,” a company rep told Eurogamer. “In addition, Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 2: Off the Record will make their way onto Xbox One and PS4. We will have more news to share soon.”