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Dying Light enabling wacky ragdoll physics for April Fools' Day


Keep this going for more than a day, please
Mar 31
For April Fools' Day tomorrow, Techland is bringing extra floaty physics to its open-world zombie-slaying game Dying Light, which has me wondering, why isn't that a permanent cheat code? This is the sort of thing, weird and ... read
Refurb Wii U's Too
On Wednesday earlier this week, Sid Meier's Starships debuted for pre-order on Steam. At only $14.99, you can probably curb your expectation on the title being some big flashy AAA. This weekend its available at GMG VIP at a s... read feature

Zombie Army Trilogy

Zombie Army Trilogy video tells us what Zombie Army Trilogy is


Apparently it has something to do with zombies
Feb 27
The zombie saturation of the current videogame landscape will soon see another mindless meat shooter with the release of Zombie Army Trilogy this March. As if the literally hundreds of other zombie-themed games weren't enoug... read
H1Z1 swag unboxing

H1Z1 real life loot drop unboxing with Samus and Sagat


Your microtransaction money at work
Feb 08
People tend to hate microtransactions as a rule, but like any other tool, the relative quality all depends on how they're used. Make a game that suits a small but passionate audience who values the opportunity to purchase ne... read
Dying Light

Where is our Dying Light review?


Well...
Jan 26
Dying Light comes out tomorrow. So, where is our review? Well, we don't have a code yet. Neither do a lot of other outlets. In fact, many reviewers just got their codes today, so if you see reviews out tomorrow, it'... read
Advanced Warfare DLC

Xbox gets Call of Duty's star-studded Exo Zombies DLC first on January 27


Comfort food
Jan 13
Zombies again. It's what people know, I guess. Comforting, familiar zombies. With Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's first DLC pack, Havoc ($15 standalone, or included in the $50 season pass), the undead will don exoskeletons ... read
State of Decay

State of Decay coming to Xbox One in 1080p


State of Decay: Year One Survival Edition
Aug 29
State of Decay, which came to PC late last year, is coming to Xbox One in spring of 2015. It includes all DLC released to date and is remastered in 1080p, along with other bits of polish. read
Movies

There's going to be a Dead Island movie (for real this time)


Production starting Q1 2015
Aug 01
A few years ago, Lionsgate picked up the film rights to Dead Island but now Deep Silver is moving forward with Occupant Entertainment to "package, produce, and finance" an adaptation. It's unclear which direction the movie wi... read
Dead Island 2

You could theoretically make Deep Silver package a real zombie with Dead Island 2 Collector's Edition


...I say we all vote for that option and see where that gets us
Jul 09
Remember the last time we talked about a Dead Island collector's edition and it was a disembodied female torso? I don't think Deep Silver wants to go that route this time, so they're turning to the community to find out what ... read
Dead Rising

There's going to be a Dead Rising movie


Appearing first on Crackle
Jun 20
There's a Dead Rising film in the works at Legendary Digital Media, reports Variety. A director hasn't been named yet, but Tim Carter and Tomas Harlan of Contradiction Films (Mortal Kombat: Legacy) are writing / producing, an... read
The outbreak spreads to California
Huh. I missed that Spec Ops: The Line studio Yager is handling development on Dead Island 2. That knowledge combined with the excellent CG trailer has me mildly interested. Here's Max sharing his thoughts after seeing an ear... read feature

Dead Rising

Dead Rising 3 listed on Steam database (Update)


*fingers crossed*
Jun 04
[Update: The Steam database entry for Dead Rising 3 was removed shortly after this posting.] It's not uncommon to see a highly touted console exclusive make its way to PC, and it seems that Dead Rising 3 is next. Via a postin... read
State of Decay

State of Decay: Lifeline out on Xbox 360 this Friday


A military operation in an overrun city
May 27
Undead Labs will take State of Decay to a new city with its upcoming Lifeline DLC releasing May 30, 2014 on Xbox 360 for $6.99. Here's a trailer showing that, yeah, this definitely looks like an extension of the core game, f... read
H1Z1

SOE talks early monetization plans for its zombie survival MMO H1Z1


Cosmetic items, mostly
Apr 23
Following its big gameplay reveal of H1Z1, Sony Online Entertainment has detailed what the developers have come up with so far for the PS4 and PC open-world zombie survival game's monetization strategy. SOE president John Sme... read
PS Vita

One more time: Dead Nation hits PS Vita later today


A freebie for Dead Nation PS3 owners
Apr 15
With Housemarque's 2010 top-down zombie shooter Dead Nation releasing on PlayStation 4 last month, I had wondered about the status of the long-promised but little-talked-about PS Vita port. It's still coming, we were assured.... read
$59.99 'Day 1 Digital'
[Update: Sony has confirmed The Last of Us Remastered. We can expect higher resolution character models, improved lighting, upgraded textures, and a director's commentary for all in-game cinematics featuring Neil Druckman, Tr... read feature

DayZ

Creator Dean Hall reveals 2014 roadmap for DayZ


There's grand plans ahead for the zombie survival sim
Mar 31
Speaking at EGX Rezzed 2014 over the weekend, DayZ creator Dean Hall not only revealed details about the new Slovakian studio that would be dedicated to the game but also a roadmap that outlined future development on the open... read
ZMR

Zombies Monsters Robots is ridiculous, cheesy, and so much fun


F2P shooter opening alpha test in April, and teases Dinosaurs!
Mar 25
Hey you, what if I were to tell you about a free-to-play shooter that has you fighting against zombies. Not impressed? Well, I don't blame you. Zombies are kinda all over the place now. Fine, what about a free-to-play shooter... read

Cooking system coming to DayZ


Eat healthy
Mar 03
The DayZ development blog has updated with some information on where the game is going to head next, putting greater focus on implementing survival mechanics. Specifically, they're working on adding a cooking system for ... read
Chaos Rising

This Dead Rising 3 DLC trailer is just too badass


Chaos is rising
Feb 25
If this trailer were to be believed, Dead Rising 3's new DLC Chaos Rising is pretty darn cool. I mean, look at all the leather, and motorcycles, and angry dudes in jail. That's practically the trifecta of cool stuff. However, Chris "Smash Mouth" Carter says it's not all that great. Maybe he just hates leather, and motorcycles, and dudes in jail. read
Zombies

Warehouse and Logistics Simulator gets zombie DLC


Because of course it does
Feb 25
When I saw that a game called Warehouse and Logistics Simulator had been released, I thought "Yeah, makes sense the way the Simulator franchise has been heading." Really, I've just been holding out for Car Park Attendant Simu... read
State of Decay

State of Decay's next DLC for PC and Xbox 360 is Lifeline


Another map confirmed
Feb 11
Undead Labs is locked in with Microsoft Studios now that it has signed a multi-year, multi-title agreement with the publisher, but in the more immediate future, there's more DLC on the way for State of Decay. This second expa... read
Dead Island

Dead Island: Epidemic accepting closed beta sign-ups now


Zombies + MOBA = ZOMBA?
Feb 07
Deep Silver has announced that they are now accepting sign-ups for the closed beta of Dead Island: Extinction, the multiplayer online battle arena spin-off of the tropical zombie franchise. The actual start date has not been ... read
Rust

Facepunch Studios removes zombies from Rust


The Band-Aid has been ripped off
Feb 06
It's no secret that zombies weren't intended to be a permanent fixture of the sandbox survival game Rust and their removal has finally come to fruition as of an update today which swaps them out for red bears and wolves. "You... read
Undead Labs

ArenaNet co-founder joins State of Decay developer


He knows a thing or two about multiplayer
Jan 31
There was a strong desire for the concepts found in Undead Labs' zombie survival game State of Decay to appear in a full-blown multiplayer game and that sentiment isn't going away anytime soon, I don't think. While no new ann... read
Dead Rising collection

Dead Rising Collection does the undead shuffle to Europe


But they have to put up with the terrible box art
Jan 23
Xbox 360 owners in Europe are going to have the opportunity to own a whole lot of Dead Rising in one place. On March 7, the Dead Rising Collection releases, and features Dead Rising, Dead Rising 2, Case Zero, C... read
DayZ

Surprising no one, DayZ reaches one million sales


'So much for the death of PC gaming'
Jan 14
Last we heard, the standalone alpha release of DayZ had passed 800,000 copies sold. It's only been about a week since and the game has reached an important milestone: one million sales. If you were wondering what kind of numb... read
Undead

Undead Labs signs multi-title agreement with Microsoft


Promises 'big things' for State of Decay
Jan 10
After releasing State of Decay for Xbox 360 and PC, Undead Labs has decided to commit to Microsoft Studios -- the studio has signed a multi-year, multi-title agreement. "We'll be able to share details later this year, but as ... read
DayZ

Full DayZ beta set to arrive sometime in 2014


'Sooner' than the end of the year
Jan 07
Right now DayZ is in its alpha stage, and though thousands of people all across the world are heartily enjoying it, many of you want to wait until the more stable beta phase. You may be waiting a while though, as the beta is ... read
DayZ sales

DayZ standalone has now surpassed 800,000 sold


Wow!
Jan 06
People have been anticipating the standalone version of DayZ for a while now, and it appears as if that excitement has paid off. Last week we reported that the game had sold upwards of 400,000 in its first week, but that... read

Resident Evil: Outbreak is back online thanks to fans


But only for the Japanese version of the game
Jan 05
Resident Evil: Outbreak and the sequel File #2 can both be played online with other players once again. Capcom had shutdown the servers long ago, but dedicated fans were able to reverse-engineer custom made servers. The catch... read
DayZ sales

DayZ has sold more than 400,000 Early Access copies


Not too shambly
Jan 03
For what seemed like ages, DayZ existed only as a mod for ArmA II. Then, finally last month, DayZ saw a standalone release in alpha form via Early Access. It made more than $5 million in its first day. Clearly, people want ma... read






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