THR is reporting that Lionsgate Entertainment has purchased the film rights for the zombie video game, Dead Island. In the game, players are trapped on an island resort and must battle for survival against tourists turned zombie. The game was released on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC on September 6, 2011. Lionsgate is developing the film adaptation with the Sean Daniel Company.
If you like Dead Island, check out Si’s review of the game.