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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

 

Upcoming Zombie MMOs: ‘State of Decay’ and ‘The War Z’

Zombie video game fans have been blessed with the recent announcement of two new zombie apocalypse MMOs–The War Z and State of Decay.  Both games offer a sandbox-style world where survival, instead of story, is the focus.

The War Z is being developed by Hammerpoint Interactive.  The game will have first-person shooter-style gameplay but without levels, goals, achievements, or even an ending.  The War Z takes place in a huge, explorable open environment.  Players can choose to run amok or create a new society in the post-apocalyptic game world.  A person can play alone or team up with others online.  Players can even develop their own systems of currency and trade.  The War Z will be released exclusively for PC this fall.  After the initial download price is paid, the game will have no additional costs or monthly fees.  Game updates will be free of charge.  Learn more about The War Z on its official website.

State of Decay is the much anticipated zombie game from Undead Labs.  First announced almost three years ago, State of Decay is Undead Labs’ first video game.  State of Decay is a third-person action game.  It takes place during a global zombie outbreak, and the game setting is completely open world.  Players have to locate and reinforce their own fortresses, scavenge for food and supplies, recuse other people, and (of course) battle zombies.  The real-time game environment will change and evolve based on a player’s actions.  Initially State of Decay will only support two-player online co-op, but eventually it will be expanded into a full massively multiplayer online game.  State of Decay does not yet have a release date.  The game will be available on Xbox LIVE Arcade and PC.  Head to Undead Labs’ official site for more information and check out the game’s newly released trailer below.

‘The Walking Dead: The Game’ Now Available on Mac, PC

Telltale Games’ newest action/adventure game, The Walking Dead: The Game, is available for download today, April 24, 2012.  The video game–based on Robert Kirkman’s comic book series The Walking Dead–is being released as a series of monthly “episodes.”  The first episode, titled “A New Day,” is out for Mac and PC today and hits the PlayStation Network tomorrow.  The Xbox Live version is coming soon.  Check out the trailer below, and learn more on the game’s official website.

Full-Length Trailer for Telltale’s ‘The Walking Dead’ Game

Telltale Games has released a new trailer for their upcoming video game based on Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead.  The trailer highlights the action adventure game’s blending of 2D and 3D models to create a comic book-like art style.  The Walking Dead: The Game will be released on Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network as a series of monthly “episodes.”  The first episode will be available in April 2012.  Check out the trailer below, and learn more on the game’s official website.

 

In-Game Footage from Undead Labs’ Zombie MMO

Undead Labs has released a new behind-the-scenes video showcasing some in-game footage from their upcoming zombie MMO.  Watch the video below.  The massively multi-player game, codenamed “Class3,” will be an open world, survival game that mixes RPG and action video game elements.  The MMO is being developed with the powerful CryENGINE 3 game engine and will be released for Xbox 360 on Xbox LIVE.  The game is in production.

‘All Zombies Must Die!’ Release Date Announced

Doublesix has announced that their newest zombie game, All Zombies Must Die!, will be available on PlayStation Network December 27, 2011 and on Xbox Live December 28th.  All Zombies Must Die! is a top-down arcade-style shooter by the same team that created Burn, Zombie Burn!  In the game, players explore the open-world town of Deadhill while destroying mobs of the undead.  Up to four people can play cooperatively.

New Character Trailer for ‘All Zombies Must Die!’

Doublesix has released a new trailer for All Zombies Must Die! highlighting the different playable characters in the video game.  All Zombies Must Die! is a top-down arcade-style shooter being put together by the same team that created Burn, Zombie Burn!  In the game, players explore the open-world town of Deadhill while destroying mobs of the undead.  Up to four players can play cooperatively.  All Zombies Must Die! will be released on PlayStation Network, Xbox Live, and PC later this year.