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Techland haven't decided if Dying Light 2 will be on Linux

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With the announcement and trailer of Dying Light 2 [Official Site] shown off during E3, we reached out to Techland to see if the sequel will be on Linux.

Considering the original is one of my favourite games, I was hoping they would eventually confirm it for Linux again. Sadly though, they haven't yet made a decision.

Here's what they said to us when we emailed them:

About your question: I am afraid it is too early to give the definitive answer yet as our development team is working hard on Dying Light 2. Confirmed platforms are Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC, but knowing that we have devoted Dying Light community on Linux, this version is definitely in their consideration. 

So if you do want it on Linux, you should probably let them know.

You can see some gameplay below:

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Beamboom 29 June 2018 at 9:30 am UTC
Ok... Wow. Just, wow. That was visuals to die for.
dubigrasu 29 June 2018 at 9:41 am UTC
Linux port or not, I'm gonna play this game.
sbolokanov 29 June 2018 at 9:44 am UTC
I thought that by now, devs would have started programming with multiplatform in mind from the very start.
Not doing so, shows where MAC and GNU/Linux are at.


Last edited by sbolokanov at 29 June 2018 at 9:45 am UTC
RTheren 29 June 2018 at 9:51 am UTC
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I seriously hope DL 2 will be on Linux. Loved the first one
razing32 29 June 2018 at 9:56 am UTC
They really should be starting out thinking of Linux.
It will be much harder to add it later on from what I've seen of other games that just decide to add Linux support in as a topping.
Luke_Nukem 29 June 2018 at 10:03 am UTC
Ah come on! The said they were releasing it on PC. I have two PC's: a MacOS PC and a Linux PC.
pete910 29 June 2018 at 10:04 am UTC
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BeamboomOk... Wow. Just, wow. That was visuals to die for.

May be YT's compression but cant say it's that impressive tbh.

Kinda moot though if it don't come to Linux ;(

Will this be using Vulkan do we know ?
gojul 29 June 2018 at 10:11 am UTC
Hoping this one comes to Linux
mondalaci 29 June 2018 at 10:28 am UTC
Dying Light is the most captivating game I have ever played, and I also tremendously enjoyed the DLCs. I really do hope for a Linux port. It's an instant buy for me.
eddie-foss 29 June 2018 at 10:33 am UTC
If they really want us it's better to ask a real Linux professionals like Aspyr and Feral to port since their half-baked products didn't followed FOSS tendencies and neither DyingLitch nor DeadIsland it's working with latest Mesa, I own both, I love play both but without Techland wish to fix my money turned garbage because it's no more playable, if someone here have some kind of direct contact with them please send my advice to them
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