Dead Island: Riptide survival guide – 8 tips to stave off death on the zombie holiday from hell


Upgrade your camp’s defences

Riptide’s defence hubs play a large part in the game’s campaign. Protecting your camp from waves of coffin-dodgers can be seriously difficult, especially when you’re trying to put up mesh fences or repair gun turrets while obese Floaters sending acidic projectile vomit in the direction of your face. To help with these story missions, speak to Zoey shortly after you arrive at the camp in the swamp. Complete her quest to bolster your fortress with more fences and other useful supplies that will reduce the plate-spinning madness of base defence.