Dead Island Riptide will be released next month, so we'll have a much better look at the game over the next four weeks. Today, we have six new screenshots that show off a more polished version of the game than we saw from the previous alpha footage.

Screenshots can vary from the final product, but we'll see how much the game has improved from the previous gameplay video at PAX East. If you're attending the event later this week, you'll be able to play Dead Island Riptide at the Deep Silver booth. For more information, visit:

“More than four million players around the world survived the ordeals of the zombie infestation on the once beautiful island resort of Banoi. Our group of survivors thought they had finally found a safe place away from Banoi to escape from this terrifying nightmare.

They were wrong.

Featuring character-import options for fans who want to carry over their original saved games, Dead Island Riptide is the thrilling next chapter in the Dead Island universe. Co-op has never been more important as Dead Island Riptide players band together to defend new, key territories in water-soaked tropical locales against hordes of never-before-seen zombie types. Also, a new playable character class, fresh gameplay mechanics and drivable boats plunge you ever-more into the depths of what’s really lurking behind the deadly zombie infestation….”

Dead Island Riptide is being developed for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC, with a scheduled release date of April 23rd. Learn more by visiting the following links:

Source: Destructoid