How to play co-op in Dead Island 2
While you might be dying to kill some undead with your friends right away, you will need to play solo for a while before the option opens up to you.
Start up Dead Island 2and begin the campaign
Complete the opening missions up to and including "Bel-Air Brawl."
Once you have finished that mission, you will receive a tutorial explaining that co-op has been unlocked.
You can participate in a co-op session in a few ways.
How co-op work
The first is to join a session that's in progress through the main menu.
To do this, simply hit
and you can either find a random person online to play
with via the
option or choose a friend via an open lobby from the list.