State of Decay

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    Undead Labs reveals State of Decay gameplay trailer

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    Undead Labs has been working in relative secrecy for going on two years now. All we knew about the firm's cryptically (and temporarily) titled Class3 was that it had something to do with zombies and that it was coming to the Xbox 360.

    Now thanks to a new trailer we know that the game is officially called State of Decay and it's also coming to the PC. Whether it's an MMO or simply a precursor to the rumored Class4 MMO is still undetermined. All that said, the trailer shows off plenty of open-world third-person shooting action, zombie-centric gore, and even a muscle car and the requisite rusty old pickup truck.

    Undead says that State of Decay is set in an "open sandbox world [that] develops in real-time," and that gameplay involves "designing and fortifying your home base." Click past the cut for the full video. Continue Reading

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    The upcoming zombie survival game from developer Undead Labs has been revealed. State of Decay is new, open-world game in development for Xbox 360 and PC.
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    I'm not into zombie games but this looks pretty cool honestly. We'll see how the open-world thing pans out.
     
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  4. zenith16 Registered

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    yeah sorry about this I kinda already put this up. but that was before I found out it was multiplat last night and I asked a mod to move here. he must not have seen the message yet or hasn't had time to do it. I guessin now this second thread will be merged with mine. sorry about that Nathan .
     
  5. ProjectPat2280 SELLING...PERFECTION

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    Not a fan of running zombies.
     
  6. Nathan Registered

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  7. Upset Spideyfan Look on the bright side

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    This could be a fun little sandbox game.
     
  8. Nathan Registered

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    I wonder if you can play this game without ever meeting Zombies for days. Just staying in your hideout and growing food your people. Until the day some jerk lures a group of Zombies to your location.
     
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    Some PAX videos.

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  10. Naked Shia Greece is the best coutry

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    so will it be a mmo actually? Will we be able to play it offline?
     
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    I was totally into this...until I heard it would be single player. NO thanks.
     
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    Oh boy, guess I'm done with this too. This type of game would have been amazing with co-op. As a single player game, this is not nearly as interesting.
     
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    I prefer single player games, so I'll be checking this out for sure!
     
  14. ThePowerCosmic Hyped Up

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    Single player? They can keep that, no thanks.
     
  15. Naked Shia Greece is the best coutry

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    I want it even as a single player game, even though I agree the concept itself would be awesome in a mmo (which is still their goal)
     
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    PAX Prime 2012: Undead Labs' State of Decay

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    Everyone loves zombies, right? Apparently so because they're absolutely everywhere (like Miami, for instance), but we keep on lapping it up. Secretly, though, I think a lot of us are tired of the same old zombie games. After all, if you're one of the truly hardcore that has a zombie apocalypse plan that includes where you'll hole up, how you'll find weapons, what you'll eat, and so forth, it's a little disappointing that most games tend to focus solely on the zombie-shooting part of the zombie apocalypse (not that there's anything wrong with zombie-shooting).

    Undead Labs' upcoming MMO State of Decay might change all that.

    The game will take place in a persistent world where players are responsible for rounding up survivors, finding the necessary resources to build defenses and stay alive, and of course, fighting off the zombie hordes. Finally, those of you who have long debated the merits of going to the gun store vs. not going to the gun store in the event of an apocalypse can see whose plan works better. And what's more, at PAX Prime 2012, I got to sit down and play around with it myself, though not for nearly as long as I would have liked. Regardless, if State of Decay is on your radar -- and it should be -- then I'd be glad to tell you all about my 20-odd minutes with the title. Continue Reading



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  17. Nathan Registered

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    So this is going to be a multi-player game after all? And the interest is back.
     
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    Another zombie game? :dry:
     
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    A really interesting one. There are a ton of Zombie shooters. This is more of a simulator. Like ever thought about what you would do during a Zombie apocalypse? Here you can see if your plan would work.
     
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    OK that actually sounds interesting! But Dead Island seemed very promising at first as well. The only zombie game I trust to be extremely good is The Last Of Us because Naughty Dog is working on it and, well...because it looks extremely good from all the footage. Zombie games are the ones I usually have the least interest in, as well as RPG "inventory ****" games.
     
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    Undead Labs talks about guns in State of Decay

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    Today's official blog post about State of Decay is not about careful examination of different cultures. It's not about understanding what creates a zombie and how the sickness can be stopped. It's not even about the careful process of finding and maintaining your food supplies in the wake of societal breakdown. No, this is a blog post about guns. It is all about the weapons you will use to blow the undead into little bite-sized chunks of zombie.

    The centerpiece is a huge list of guns that players can expect to find and shoot in the game, each with varying properties and ammunition types. It's also meant to expand in the future. So there's no subtlety here, just deadly firearms and the promise of using them to mow down shambling zombies to ensure your own survival. What more could you really want? Aside from functional vehicles and a planet not crawling with monsters that want to eat your brains, of course.

     
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    Wow, this totally flew under my radar until now.

    This looks really exciting. I'm hoping for a good single player experience. If this game turns out who I'm picturing it, I'll happily pay full price.
     
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    State of Decay demonstrates the virtues of stealth

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    Pop quiz, apocalypse survivors: You desperately need to get into a nearby gun store to complete a mission, but it's surrounded by a small horde of zombies. Running through them and shooting your way in are both undesirable options, so what do you do? What do you do?

    In a short alpha video from Undead Labs, a State of Decay player instead uses tricks and stealth to achieve his goal. He tosses some fireworks from a nearby water tower, prompting the zombies to investigate and leave the scene. Following that, it's a quick dash in and out to trigger a job well done.

    You can watch this nail-biting footage after the jump, and don't forget to check out Massively's report on the game from PAX. Continue Reading


     
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    Learn to live in a State of Decay with Undead Labs' new survival guide

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    There's a lot to consider when you're stuck in the middle of a zombie apocalypse. Do you have enough food? Will your shelter hold up against the endless legions of undead? Do you have enough of that ammo that makes zombie heads explode? Thankfully, Undead Labs is here to help make State of Decay players' transitions to the post-apocalypse as simple as possible.

    The studio has released a day-by-day survival guide written from the viewpoint of characters within the game's universe. The guide provides a flavorful look at some of the features players will be utilizing to survive in State of Decay. Players will learn how to construct a defensible stronghold, how to scavenge for supplies, and of course, how to defend themselves against zed onslaughts. It's quite a read, but a very worthwhile one for anyone who would prefer to remain on the side of the living in the war against the undead.


     
  25. Benstamania Go away.

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    So...Is it MP...Or no?

    I'll probably get this but super athletic zombies are stupid... This is proof of that. Zombies shouldn't be able to do running leaps onto a ladder or over a fence.
     

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