Enticing gamers to pre-order titles is a tough business, so game developers and publishers are often at work trying to figure out ways to get you to lock-in a purchase before release. One of the game's vying for your attention is Techland's Dying Light
. Their ploy for getting your cash? The inclusion of a "Be the Zombie" competitive multiplayer mode.
In "Be the Zombie," players will take control of a night hunter, a "lethal predator with unique and deadly skills like superhuman speed, a tendril used to grapple around the game world, special charge and distance attacks, and more." The night hunter will have its own unique skill tree, so any experience points earned will be to the benefit of that character.Dying Light
will arrive on Xbox 360 and Xbox One sometime in 2014. For all of our previous coverage, head here