Wednesday, December 6, 2017

World War Z Game Announced

2013 apocalyptic action horror movie World War Z is getting a video game adaptation from developer Saber Interactive.

Based on the fictional works of author Max Brooks, 2013's zombie flick World War Z by director Marc Foster broke into mainstream movie race by smashing worldwide box-office and becoming highest-grossing zombie movie of all-time.

A huge credit for this immense success goes to actor Brad Pitt (Fight Club, Inglourious Basterds) for his Hollywood stardom. The franchise is now getting a video game adaptation of its own by Saber Interactive and Paramount Pictures.

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World War Z Game Announced

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At The Game Awards 2017, came the big announcement of World War Z video game and a reveal trailer giving us a quick look.

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WWZ is going to be a four player co-op survival shooter with lot of actions set in a post-apocalyptic world ravaged by undead hordes. Players will be carrying out mission across the globe in various locations as Moscow, New York and Jerusalem.

Something tells me that we are going to re-visit a few places we originally saw in the film already. The trailer above also suggests that there will be in-game situations where hundreds of walking dead will swarm your entire screen.

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Developer Saber Interactive has expertise in quality game making and they have already worked on renowned projects like Inversion, Quake Champions and Timeshift. So, hopefully their experience will help create another upcoming blockbuster game.

Film studio Paramount Pictures also want to give players a unique experience that is based on World War Z expanded universe and those who loved the movie are surely going to love this game even more when it is out finally.

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Unrelenting Zombie Horde

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It will test your survival skills with not just capacity to shoot down and neutralize undead enemies alongside your team members but also to save your skin by mounting defense against oncoming hordes by using barriers, traps and your surroundings.

Currently, World War Z is planned to see release on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms once it comes out. Though no official release date is announced yet, we are currently expecting for a 2018 outing.