Dying Light 2 Co-Op, How To Play With Friends, Story Save Progression Explained

Like many modern AAA games, Dying Light 2 also has the co-op feature. Using this system, you can invite your friends to play the game with you. Since this system works a bit differently than it does in most other games of this type, there are a couple of things about it that you will need to be aware of. In this Dying Light 2 Co-Op, How To Play With Friends, Story Save Progression Explained guide, we will cover everything you need to know about co-op, how to enable it, as well as how it functions.

Dying Light 2 Co-Op, How To Play With Friends, Story Save Progression Explained

When Can You Co-op in Dying Light 2 Stay Human

You won’t be able to play in co-op right from the beginning of the game. But don’t worry, it won’t take too long until this option becomes available. As soon as Hakon tells you to go out and explore the city – basically when the open-world part of the game really begins – you will be able to play with your friends in co-op. We’ll see how this is done in the next section.

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How to Play With Friends in Dying Light 2 Stay Human

After you have completed the game’s prologue, open up the game menu and go into the Online Menu. Here, you will see your Friends. To be able to play with them, you first need to send them an invite and they need to accept this. After that, they will be available to play co-op with. Next, go to the Online Options here. To play with your friends, you need to set the Game Type option to “Friends Only”. Once all that’s done, your friends can join you and you can play DL2 together.

How Does Story Save Progression Work in Coop

Only the host’s story progression is saved. Once the other player leaves the host’s game, they will be right back where they started. The good thing is that they will be able to keep the items they picked up while they were in the host’s game.

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    To be honest, they should’ve really made coop progression for both characters so there would be no need to go play it again and capture/explore the map again, would make the game more enjoyable for dying light 2

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