Techland the developers for the upcoming survival horror game Dying Light have revealed that after a sudden delay their game will now be available on physical release February 27th in North and South America, the release dates for Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Australia , whilst the games digital counterpart will be available on January 28th.
Following this disappointing news Techland have revealed that as compensation to those who have previously preordered the game they are offering up both the Cuisine & Cargo DLC for free.
Alongside this delay Techland have released a statement to clear up any misconceptions.
As you already know, today we detailed our launch timing for Dying Light. Although the changes affect only the release of boxed copies in certain territories, we want to show all of you our appreciation for your continued support. Thus, we’re really happy to announce that ‘Be the Zombie’ will be available for free to everyone, on all platforms, in all territories.
We’ll also be giving away extra weapon dockets to everyone who pre-ordered Dying Light and signed up at Dockets.DyingLightGame.com.
We want to thank you for your patience and support in this matter and can’t wait for you to enjoy playing Dying Light and invading other players’ game in the ‘Be the Zombie’ mode.
– Dying Light Team”
If you’re interested in Dying Light, check out the POV Parkour video that was released as part of promotions leading to launch.The video showcases carious moves and abilities that will make their debut in the game.