Dying Light: The Following - Enhanced Edition takes parkour-fueled zombie survival to a whole new level. Enjoy the definitive Dying Light experience with the brand-new Legend system, improved visuals, major gameplay enhancements, and more.
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Release Date: Jan 26, 2015

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August 12

Official Dying Light Merchandise

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May 19

Buggy comes to Developer Tools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yF5QkQyLfLw

Continuing the year-long support for Dying Light in 2016, we have just expanded the Dying Light Dev Tools. Players now have the ability to use all-terrain buggies featured in Dying Light: The Following on custom maps, even if you only own the base game. With that new addition comes also the option to freely modify the driving system and use the buggies in PvP scenarios.

To coincide with the latest update, Techland and Razer announced the special ‘Buggy Madness’ contest. Anyone can compete by creating a buggy-based custom map using Dying Light Developers Tools (available for free on Steam) and submitting it at the official contest website.

The contest runs from May 19th to June 19th 2016 and aims to select the most creative, enjoyable, and high-quality maps.

More information and the submission form can be found at http://DyingLightGame.com/Devtools-Contest.

Developer Tools update release notes:

• Buggy unlocked
• Added "following" collection to editor's collections set
• All The Following and The Bozak Horde assets are now available
• Multiplayer fix on workshop maps
• Added missing weapons' textures to the editor
• Tiny Objects fix + added 4 new layers
• AI presets can be configured in HumanAI.pre file
• Example map is updated to The Following game version (buggy, driver skills, example track)
• Multiplayer mode is now disabled whenever cheats are enabled

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Steam Exclusive Offer

If you like to hit, break, and smash things, this crash test pack is just for you! Get a skull-themed racing suit and a crash test paint job to customize your in-game buggy.

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About This Game

Dying Light: The Following - Enhanced Edition takes parkour-fueled zombie survival to a whole new level. Enjoy the definitive Dying Light experience with the brand-new Legend system, improved visuals, major gameplay enhancements, and more. This package comes with all the available bonus content, including Be the Zombie, Cuisine & Cargo, Ultimate Survivor Bundle, and The Bozak Horde. Last but not least, travel beyond the walls of Harran to discover a vast, dangerous new region in Dying Light: The Following – a massive story-based expansion that brings mysterious characters, deadly new weapons, unexpected quests, and fully customizable and drivable dirt buggies.

Dying Light is a first-person, action survival game set in a vast open world. Roam a city devastated by a mysterious epidemic, scavenging for supplies and crafting weapons to help defeat the hordes of flesh-hungry enemies the plague has created. At night, beware the Infected as they grow in strength and even more lethal nocturnal predators leave their nests to feed on their prey.

System Requirements

Windows
SteamOS + Linux
    MINIMUM:
    • OS: Windows® 7 64-bit / Windows® 8 64-bit / Windows® 8.1 64-bit
    • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-2500 @3.3 GHz / AMD FX-8320 @3.5 GHz
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM DDR3
    • Hard Drive: 40 GB free space
    • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 560 / AMD Radeon™ HD 6870 (1GB VRAM)
    • DirectX®: Version 11
    • Sound: DirectX® compatible
    • Additional Notes: Laptop versions of graphics cards may work but are NOT officially supported.

      Windows-compatible keyboard, mouse, optional controller (Xbox 360 Controller for Windows recommended)
    RECOMMENDED:
    • OS: Windows® 7 64-bit / Windows® 8 64-bit / Windows® 8.1 64-bit
    • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-4670K @3.4 GHz / AMD FX-8350 @4.0 GHz
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM DDR3
    • Hard Drive: 40 GB free space
    • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 780 / AMD Radeon™ R9 290 (2GB VRAM)
    • DirectX®: Version 11
    • Sound: DirectX® compatible
    • Additional Notes: Laptop versions of graphics cards may work but are NOT officially supported.

      Windows-compatible keyboard, mouse, optional controller (Xbox 360 Controller for Windows recommended)
    MINIMUM:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit and newer recommended
    • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-2500 @3.3 GHz / AMD FX-8320 @3.5 GHz
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM DDR3
    • Hard Drive: 40 GB free space
    • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 560 / AMD Radeon™ HD 6870 (1GB VRAM)
    • Additional Notes: JFS and XFS file systems are not supported
    RECOMMENDED:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit and newer recommended
    • Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-4670K @3.4 GHz / AMD FX-8350 @4.0 GHz
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM DDR3
    • Hard Drive: 40 GB free space
    • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 780 / AMD Radeon™ R9 290 (2GB VRAM)
    • Additional Notes: JFS and XFS file systems are not supported
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Wibbly Wobbly B33TS
37.1 hrs
Posted: August 27
When i first played this game, I had just finished watching The Walking Dead, and i thought i would look for an entertaining zombie game. I had heard the name Dying Light, and i knew it was a zombie game, so i downloaded it. I really didnt expect to have this much fun with it.

Graphics: Simply put, the game is ♥♥♥♥ing beautiful. The atmosphere, the debris, the dust gliding through the air. Everything looks very beautiful. While there are occasional lighting bugs, i can say with confidence that they are rare, and do not effect the game whatsoever.

Gameplay: A lot of games try to go for parkour in their game, because its "cool". Mirrors Edge comes to mind, and that game was fun. But then i remember games like Brink, that completely tanked, because the parkour just wasnt well done or well implemented. But this game does it fantastically. When running from rooftop to rooftop, it feels natural and extremely fun. And when you start leveling up, thats when you can really take advantage of the beautiful city that was created.

DLC: So The Following basically removes the free running aspect, and replaces it with cars. Normally, i wouldnt like it, since the free running was so well done. But i have to say, they really worked to make the car mechanic feel extremely good. It honestly doesnt feel like a DLC Mechanic. I can't say much for the DLC story, besides i dont like the ending

All in all, a great game, and i would reccomend this game to anyone
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aaronshivers
7.7 hrs
Posted: August 27
no
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Fivesyounger
47.3 hrs
Posted: August 27
Fantastic game.
The parkour and melee combat are top notch.
Combine that with a decent open world and good execution and you get Dying Light.
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White Gravy
178.9 hrs
Posted: August 27
I am recommending this game because I of course love it but I have not seen my friend become so obsessed over a game in a long time. 70% of my hours are from him.
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GexideL
61.2 hrs
Posted: August 27
Far Cry with zombies
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Ceci n'est pas une Rønnenfelt
174.0 hrs
Posted: August 27
Smash zombies, burn zombies, freeze zombies, shoot zombies, shock 'em, kick zombies off the roofs, slice zombies, stomp their heads, pop zombies like grapes with explosives, decapitate zombies with paper chicken on a stick. Seriously, what else do you need?
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[DOC] BROMIC
136.1 hrs
Posted: August 26
if u guys need any hlp in this game i can give meds gold weps that r over 5k dmg just freind me and invite me to a game and tell me what u need, its a great game when u get used to it
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Myscion
35.9 hrs
Posted: August 26
Very out of place boss fights that just ruin the pace of the game. Zero survival just a simple basher.

Very disapointed. Glad I got it on sale.
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Shad0w
30.3 hrs
Posted: August 26
I ususally dont write reviews, as It takes time and im lazy. really lazy. but If I write a rewview for a game its usually worth ♥♥♥♥ing playing. Why? I rate games out of 5 catagories

Atmosphere - 10/10

Story - 10/10

Mechanics - 10/10

Length/Repitivity of game - 10/10 (no repitivity)

Difficulty - 10/10 (Seriously this games ♥♥♥♥ing hard, and that makes me hard)

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GeorgeeVii
19.2 hrs
Posted: August 26
Game is very fun to play with friends. I love fu*King up zombies!
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Most Helpful Reviews  In the past 30 days
204 of 242 people (84%) found this review helpful
179 people found this review funny
Recommended
159.2 hrs on record
Posted: July 29
Greatest Rio Olympics simulator.
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98 of 116 people (84%) found this review helpful
54 people found this review funny
Recommended
81.1 hrs on record
Posted: August 1
Start the game
Play the tutorial
Die because of parkour system
Feel weak when fighting zombies
Run at night for the first time
Require clean pants
Die
Git gud at parkour system
Play for 20 hours
Start getting better
Upgrade
Die
Rage
Return to game because it's amazing
Rinse and repeat
Get to 70 hours
Be max level with all upgrades
Kill every zombie in Harran
Feel like a boss
I love this game
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53 of 60 people (88%) found this review helpful
6 people found this review funny
Recommended
62.3 hrs on record
Posted: August 2
Dead Island meets Mirrors Edge, what else is there to say?
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9 of 10 people (90%) found this review helpful
Recommended
77.3 hrs on record
Posted: August 7
Got it during the Summer 2016 sale, best game i've bought in a while.

If you love killing zombies with practically whatever you want in an open world enviroment you'll love this. And the following, I find it a lot like The Walking Dead tbh. But night time, awwww mate, real intense even with the good weapons. Best to find a safehouse, coz night time is practially I Am Legend. Just a fantasic game. Co-op is great as well. Makes it a lot easier and real good fun. And to top it all off you can get old western style weapons. I just love having my revolvor.

So if you can get it on sale definitely buy it, though its worth the full price.
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9 of 10 people (90%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
225.9 hrs on record
Posted: August 6
best zombie game available, amazing storyline, amazing graphics, amazing sound quality, very immersive

caution to buyers though:

the camera sway movement when walking along edges of stuff and being at high places can cause motion sickness during specific missions of the game, Be sure to check out some gameplay videos before you decide to buy it.
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8 of 9 people (89%) found this review helpful
Recommended
62.8 hrs on record
Posted: August 12
Great game and well optimized, the story wasn't bad either. Some zombies need a strategy somehow to defeat or a special weapon. It is a good game for co-op, but not necessary.
The Following DLC is a huge plus too
100% worth buying
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9 of 11 people (82%) found this review helpful
Recommended
27.5 hrs on record
Posted: August 9
With a great scenery and beautiful graphics, Dying Light is easily the best looking zombie game out there. The story of Dying Light is really generic, but the characters and the protagonist make up for that. Dying Light has a decent sized city to play in and gives you a new city to play in further into the game. Free running over the roofs and many obstacles in the city of Harran feels awesome and really smooth. Combat could use a bit more depth but has some really smooth dodging mechanics to keep it fun, and make it challenging at times. There's also a nice upgrading/crafting system for your weapons and creating fun gadgets like Throwing stars and Fireworks. Leveling is really fun aswell, you have 3 different skill tree's which you level up at the same time and some really nice skills to unlock. Looting and lockpicking is fun but in the end not really worth it most of the time.

The A.I. of the zombies is decent and the game has good cinematics and voice acting. However the mainstory is a bit short and the ending is kinda dissapointing, i'm not going to spoil anything but first of all the last mision can't be played co-op. This is big let down for someone who played through the whole game with a friend. Also the final boss is a quick time event, which makes it even more dissapointing.

Even though the game has some downsides, overall this game is alot of fun. And it succeeds at what it tries to do, Being one of the best zombie games out there. I would definitely recommend Dying Light to anyone that loves free roaming zombie games.
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10 of 13 people (77%) found this review helpful
7 people found this review funny
Recommended
16.3 hrs on record
Posted: July 31
10/10 Would play it during noon. Can't sleep if I try to play it at night.
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8 of 10 people (80%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Recommended
79.9 hrs on record
Posted: August 4
This game may be just a bit overpriced and the scenario may be incoherent but you'll have loads of fun and even more fun if you're with a friend ! from my 80 hours experience ( 65h campaign + 15h dlc ) and all the side quests done i can say i really liked this game from the beginning to the end !
it's a must buy for me :D
If you bought it while in sale you've just made a GREAT deal :)
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5 of 5 people (100%) found this review helpful
2 people found this review funny
Recommended
75.3 hrs on record
Posted: August 22
One of the best, zombie-apocalpse game in Steam. An awesome blend of FPS and action w/ an addition of creepy, gore and horror. The Following - Enhanced Edition is two games: Dying Light and Dying Light: The Following. This edition fixed all the glitches from the original Dying Light game with added content such as an outfit pack and weapon pack. It's a single player game, but can be played multi-player via online up to four players.

-Shortcut Review-
A great, spiritual successor to the Dead Island series. Much improved on graphics, mechanics and playability. Storyline is short, but the sidequests, repeatable quests, and parkour challenges makes this game quite enjoyable. It's quite fun to play with others, however, it may take awhile for someone to join your game. Although playing against the Hunter is very hard, the gameplay is tolerable once skills are high and weapons are highest grade (orange). May remind you that parkour is the key to survival - will give you the urgency to climb and jump building to building in other, zombie apocalypse games.

-Full Review (Somewhat Spoiler free)-
The beginning is very challenging because it takes some time to get used to the parkour skills: one must find a place on the wall to grip, use crosshair to aim n press button to jump while holding on to the grab button and having aim in place with gamepad stick. Player will follow a level-up system that upgrades perks and abilities. This is forgiveable because the start is an (epilogue) or tutorial and acts as part of the storyline. Also, the game also gives some useful hints to evading zombies early on.

At first, it's somewhat difficult to find weapons and can be tough to defend with them because the weapons are the lowest-grade. They have a high breakability and also low attack power to kill zombies. They also require materials to repair them if found. As for the items like gauze and alcohol to make medkits, they are pretty easy to find and don't require much scavenging. I think it's great that there's no "overcumberance" when reaching the max capacity in storage bag. It just simply doesn't allow the player to gather anymore items. There's too many games out there with this nuisance.

The characters are likeable, even though, they're created in a cliche way. We have a typical, rugged mercinary, a naive, yet brillant engineer, his athletic and ♥♥♥-kicking of an older sister, a clueless leader, and a ruthless, dellusional villan. The voice actor, Roger Craig Smith (RE series), does a wonderful job with Kyle Crane - he keeps his character relatable with the audience by a running occurance whether he is doing right or wrong in his actions. Unfortunately, the writers made the character to be just another, war hero with vanilla morals. All of these characters are complimented by each other because they have to survive against a higher power and the undead. See how where this is going?

Overall, this game easily makes you forget about the horrors from Dead Island, literatly. Techland learned their mistakes from the DI franchise, regrouped their tactics and created one, badass of a game with this one. You can get it for a great discount on sale (Summer and Holiday sales) at $15, even though, this game deserves to be paid in full price. Thanks for reading!
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