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‘The Last of Us’ Delayed, ‘Survival Instinct’ Gameplay Trailer, Zombies in Canada and Montana — Zombie News 02.17.13

STATE OF DECAY

Undead Labs has released new details about State of Decay, their upcoming zombie survival MMO. In their latest news post they discuss character customization in the game. ‘A Matter of Character’ | Undead Labs

The release date for The Last of UsNaughty Dog’s third-person zombie apocalypse survival game for PS3–has been delayed to June 14, 2013. The Last of Us

RE: REVELATIONS

Resident Evil: Revelations is coming to PC, PlayStation 3, Wii U, and Xbox 360 on May 21, 2013. Revelations is a port of the Nintendo 3DS game of the same name and will include new gameplay and enhanced graphics. ‘Resident Evil Revelations coming coming to 360, PS3, Wii U and PC’ | Capcom Unity

A new gameplay trailer has been released for Activision’s The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct. The first-person shooter based on AMC’s The Walking Dead will arrive on March 26th for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Nintendo’s Wii U. The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct Official Gameplay Trailer | YouTube

The Emergency Alert System for a Montana TV station was accessed by hackers. The hackers released a fake emergency bulletin describing a zombie outbreak. ‘Montana TV Station Warns Of Attacking Zombies’ | NPR

The possibility of a zombie apocalypse was discussed recently in the Canadian House of Commons. ‘Canadian parliament ‘debates’ zombie invasion’ | Washington Post

 

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Fake Trailer for ‘The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct’ Fools Internet

TWDSI

A fake trailer for Activision’s upcoming first-person shooter, The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct, is making the rounds online.  The trailer was created by a fan using early developmental footage from the game and fooled a host of news outlets including one of Activision’s own employees.  The bogus trailer’s original video has since been removed by its creator from YouTube.  The real The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct is a prequel to The Walking Dead television series on AMC.  It follows the characters Daryl and Merle Dixon as they travel through the zombie-ridden Georgia countryside to Atlanta.  The game will be released March 26th in North America and March 29th in Europe for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Nintendo’s Wii U.  Visit the official The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct website to see the game’s actual trailers.

‘The Last of Us’ Release Date, ‘Warm Bodies’ Second Trailer, Gruesome Zombie Toys, and More — Zombie News 12.08.12

THE LAST OF US

The Last of Us, Naughty Dog’s third-person zombie apocalypse survival game, is coming exclusively to PlayStation 3 on May 7, 2013.  The Last of Us | Facebook

The midseason finale of AMC’s The Walking Dead broke new television records.  It was the first cable series to rank as the number one fall entertainment show in the adult 18-49 demographic.  The Walking Dead returns to AMC on February 10, 2013 at 9/8C.  ‘The Walking Dead’ Is First Cable Series to Beat Every Show of Fall Broadcast Season In Adult 18-49 Rating | AMC

Summit Entertainment has released the second trailer for Warm Bodies–a romantic zombie comedy based on the book of the same name.  Warm Bodies will be in theaters on February 1, 2013.  WARM BODIES – Trailer #2 | YouTube

Game developer Scattered Entertainment has unveiled a teaser trailer for their upcoming first-person shooter, The Drowning.  The game will be free to download on iPad and iPhone first (with a possible Android version coming later) in early 2013.  In The Drowning players must scavenge and fight to survive a word overrun with zombie-like creatures.  TheDrowning.com

ZAP

Today is the last day to check out Mike Graham‘s ‘Zombie Art Project’ at the Los Angeles Toy Art Gallery.  The art show consists of 30 zombie apocalyptic scenes and figures created from Playmobil toys customized by Graham.  All of the figures from the show are now available for purchase through the Toy Art Gallery’s online storeZombie Art Project by Mike Graham | Toy Art Gallery

Trailers for ‘World War Z,’ ‘The Dead 2,’ ‘Warm Bodies’ — Zombie News 11.08.12

Paramount has released the first trailer for Marc Forster and Brad Pitt’s World War Z on Apple.com.  World War Z | iTunes Movie Trailers

Shout! Factory entertainment has picked up the British zombie movie, Cockneys vs. Zombies, for North American distribution.  The Hollywood Reporter

Jonathan & Howard Ford have released a teaser for the sequel to their indie zombie film, The Dead.  The Dead 2 teaser trailer | YouTube

Nikolai Pigarev, director of the first Russian zombie film–Meteletsa: Winter of the Dead, is working on his second undead flick.  Cold Patrol is the story of an elite dogsled team battling zombie polar bears in the Arctic.  Resolution goes on ‘Cold Patrol’ | Variety

The first trailer has been released for Summit Entertainment’s Warm Bodies–a romantic zombie comedy based on the book of the same name.  WARM BODIES – Trailer | YouTube

Dead Island Riptide, the second video game in the zombie action RPG series, will be released April 26, 2013.  Deep Silver

‘Black Ops II Zombies’ Revealed

Treyarch and Activision have unveiled the first information about ZOMBIES in their upcoming game, Call of Duty: Black Ops II.  The popular game mode has expanded significantly in the latest edition of the Call of Duty franchise.  Zombies in Black Ops II will not only include the classic Survival mode, during which players cooperatively battle against waves of the undead, but also two brand new modes: Tranzit and Grief.  Tranzit is a cooperative story campaign set in a huge interconnected world.  In Tranzit players will be able to travel to different maps within the world using an armored bus.  While traveling between areas players will have to work together to fight off zombies as they swarm the vehicle.  Once the bus has reached a destination, players can jump off and explore the new area in order to discover additional weapons and items.  In Grief mode, two teams of human players compete to survive against an onslaught of zombies.  The last team standing wins the match.  During Grief players will be unable to directly kill the humans on the other team.  Players must instead find different ways to hinder the other team’s survival.  Up to 8 players can participate in Grief mode online.  Call of Duty: Black Ops II will be released for PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 on November 13, 2012 and for Nintendo’s Wii U on November 18th.

‘Exit Humanity’ on DVD/Blu-ray Today

The post-civil war era zombie film, Exit Humanity, is now available on DVD, Blu-ray, and video on demand.  The movie was written and directed by John Geddes, stars Mark Gibson, and is narrated by Brian CoxExit Humanity is the story of a man (Gibson) who is trying to lay his son’s ashes to rest in the midst of a zombie outbreak.  The film takes place in the 1870’s in Tennessee.

Check out the Exit Humanity Facebook page for more information, and watch the trailer below.

‘Resident Evil: Retribution’ Theatrical Trailer

Sony Pictures has released the first full theatrical trailer for Resident Evil: Retribution, the fifth Resident Evil film.  In the movie Milla Jovovich returns as the heroine, Alice, and she is joined by a large number of cast members who have appeared in previous installments of the series–Michelle Rodriguez as Rain Ocampo,  Sienna Guillory as Jill Valentine, Oded Fehr as Carlos Olivera, Boris Kodjoe as Luther West, Colin Salmon as James “One” Shade, and Shawn Roberts as Albert Wesker.  The cast also includes Johann Urb as Leon S. Kennedy and Bingbing Li as Ada Wong.  The Paul W.S. Anderson film hits theaters in 3D on September 14, 2012.

Synopsis:

The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, ALICE (Milla Jovovich), awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most clandestine operations facility and unveils more of her mysterious past as she delves further into the complex. Without a safe haven, Alice continues to hunt those responsible for the outbreak; a chase that takes her from Tokyo to New York, Washington, D.C. and Moscow, culminating in a mind-blowing revelation that will force her to rethink everything that she once thought to be true. Aided by newfound allies and familiar friends, Alice must fight to survive long enough to escape a hostile world on the brink of oblivion. The countdown has begun.