Dead Island 2, the highly anticipated sequel to the successful Dead Island, promises to bring players back to the thrilling world of zombies, dark humor, and over-the-top action. This action-packed first-person RPG takes players on an epic adventure through the gore-drenched streets of Los Angeles, affectionately dubbed “HELL-A.”
As fans eagerly await the release of this unique horror title, one question lingers on their minds: Will Sam B, the fan-favorite character from the original game, make a return in Dead Island 2? Let’s delve into the possibility of Sam B’s reappearance and what it might mean for the sequel.
Who is Sam B in Dead Island?
For those unfamiliar with the franchise, Sam B is a playable character in the first Dead Island game. A one-hit-wonder rap star hailing from New Orleans, Sam B found himself caught in the midst of a zombie apocalypse on the tropical island of Banoi. With his blunt weapon expertise and unyielding resilience, Sam B quickly became a beloved character among players. His unique background, coupled with his signature song “Who Do You Voodoo,” made him an unforgettable part of the Dead Island experience.
Is Sam B in Dead Island 2?
While the developers of Dead Island 2 didn’t technically confirm the return of Sam B, fans have been fervently discussing the possibility since a press email seemingly confirming his presence did the rounds.
Now the game has reached its release (finally), we can now fully confirm that Sam B is in Dead Island 2 albeit with a slightly different look.
The Dead Island 2 version of Sam B almost looks like he has been de-aged a little with a fresh haircut, clothes, and sporting even more jewelry that wasn’t on show in his previous appearance. His music must’ve paid off for him!
The return of Sam B in Dead Island 2 is undoubtedly a treat for long-time fans of the series. His presence not only serves as a nod to the franchise’s roots but also provides a sense of continuity between the games.
Furthermore, Sam B’s blunt weapon expertise offers players a familiar and satisfying way to dispatch the hordes of undead enemies they’ll encounter in the game.
All in all, it’s evident that Sam B holds a special place in the hearts of fans, and we’re sure they’re happy that he returns in Dead Island 2. Now go out and get some Zombie killing done!