New York (April 19, 2013) - Sumthing Else Music Works, the premier label dedicated to licensing and distributing video game soundtracks, today announced the release of the original music score from DEAD ISLAND RIPTIDE, the upcoming installment in the multi-million selling zombie action RPG franchise developed by Deep Silver. The DEAD ISLAND RIPTIDE Original Soundtrack is scheduled for a worldwide physical release on April 23rd, 2013 to retail outlets through Sumthing Else Music Works, and for digital download at www.sumthing.com, Amazon MP3, iTunes and other digital music sites.
DEAD ISLAND RIPTIDE brings back the explosive mix of open-world gameplay, co-op first-person action and RPG elements to fans worldwide. The DEAD ISLAND RIPTIDE Original Soundtrack includes twenty five tracks from composer Pawel Blaszczak's haunting original score which combines cinematic electronic and experimental industrial sounds, piano and other acoustic textures.
DEAD ISLAND RIPTIDE is the thrilling next chapter in the DEAD ISLAND universe. Co-op has never been more important as DEAD ISLAND RIPTIDE where 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 players ever-more into the depths of what's really lurking behind the deadly zombie infestation.
DEAD ISLAND RIPTIDE will be released on April 23, 2013 in the USA and Canada and on April 26, 2013 in European countries for PlayStation®3, Xbox 360® and Windows® PC. For more information visit: http://deadisland.deepsilver.com.
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About SUMTHING ELSE MUSIC WORKS
Since its creation in the late 1990s by the world-renowned songwriter, musician and record producer, Nile Rodgers, Sumthing Else Music Works has become the acknowledged industry leader in licensing and distributing video game soundtracks. Possessing full in-house services worldwide, from retail marketing and sales through physical and digital distribution, Sumthing is partnered with the world's leading video game developers and publishers including BioWare, Bungie, Capcom, Crystal Dynamics, Crytek, Deep Silver, Eidos-Montreal, Epic Games, Gearbox Software, Konami, Microsoft, Sega, Sony and Square-Enix. Their catalog of titles includes the best-selling video game soundtrack of all time, Halo 2: Volume One, as well as award-winning and critically acclaimed titles including: Tomb Raider, Gears of War: Judgment, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, RIFT, Dragon's Dogma, Jet Set Radio, Journey, Borderlands 2, Darksiders II, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Gears of War 3, Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, Halo: Reach, Fable III, God of War III, Uncharted 2, Halo 3: ODST, Dark Void, Borderlands, InFamous, Resident Evil 5, Street Fighter IV, Halo Wars, Halo Trilogy, Gears of War 2, Fable II, Crysis, Advent Rising, Fable, Gears of War, Halo: Combat Evolved, Halo 2 Volume Two, Halo 3, Hitman: Blood Money, Hitman: Contracts, Jade Empire, Kameo: Elements of Power, Mass Effect, Red Steel, Freedom Fighters and many others. Sumthing Else Music Works and Sumthing Distribution logos are copyright of their respective companies. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.