Friends are only permitted in Dead Island 2 if you have a PS5 or Xbox Series X

The player talks to a character in a cut scene.

These enjoying Lifeless Island 2 on last-gen consoles might be sorely upset as they can not host multiplayer classes. 

Dambuster Studios has thrown a spanner within the works for these gearing as much as play Lifeless Island 2 on their PS4 or Xbox One. Because of restrictions attributable to the zombie shooter’s graphic necessities, solely these with newer consoles will have the ability to host two or extra gamers on their server.