Seems like the German developer Yager won’t be developing the upcoming Dead Island 2, the decision is coming straight from Deep Silver who issued a statement saying that they have decided to part ways with Yager after much thought and consideration, checkout the official statement below.

With Dead Island 2, Deep Silver has always been dedicated to delivering the sequel that Dead Island fans deserve. After careful consideration, today we announce the decision to part ways with development partner Yager. We will continue working towards bringing our vision of Dead Island 2 to life, and we will share further information at a later stage

Dead Island 2 is set to release somewhere next year but with the drop of the development team, we are not quite sure where the game is headed, all we know is that Deep Silver is still moving on with the game. Till then you. you can watch the trailer that premiered at last year’s E3 below.