In the event you like a little bit of Nazi zombie slaying, Zombie Army 4: Dead War is offered on Xbox Sport Go proper now. We’re additionally working arduous on Season Go 3, and the primary spherical of content material has gone dwell – so I’d like to provide you just a little “behind the scenes” on the whole lot we’ve introduced to date!
Every season options a mixture of free and paid content material. Free to everybody with the bottom recreation, we’ve lastly completed Nightmare Mode – which we’ve been engaged on since earlier than the core recreation launched! This problem setting strips out the story and turns the sport right into a sequence of insanely arduous fight puzzles for 1-2 gamers. We found that this wasn’t as easy as upping the enemy depend – teams of elite enemies didn’t at all times make issues tougher should you may seize their heavy weapons and mow everybody else down! Our stage designers have needed to work arduous to get as mischievous as doable.
All gamers even have entry to a brand new horde map, Frozen in Worry, set within the Resistance base present in Season 2’s Alpine Blitz (which additionally options within the tie-in novel, Fortress of the Lifeless). Once we constructed the bottom we found that whereas the extent circulate labored properly for the story, it didn’t use the entire base. As such, we had the concept of setting a horde map within the aftermath of a zombie zeppelin assault and letting gamers escape the ruins by way of a brand new path. With a battle-damaged base and fleshed out surrounding areas, the play expertise may be very totally different.
Gamers that choose up the Season Three Go will achieve entry to the principle content material of the Season – a brand new story marketing campaign. In Season 3, we’ve determined to open up the zombie killing expertise in extensive open sandbox maps, to replicate the sport’s origin as a horror themed alternate timeline to Sniper Elite. The brand new mission, Terminal Error, is a big open base containing an occult Nazi supercomputer. The bottom itself is a sort of Easter Egg for Sniper Elite 4 followers, however the play expertise is wildly totally different.
A reference level for us the ambiance of an deserted theme park, the place the story aims lock gamers in ghost homes. It has additionally been a fantastic alternative to develop some plot threads from Season 1 and a couple of into a bigger scale story, getting deeper into the occult scheme that undead Hitler was solely a small a part of.
Season Three will even give gamers entry to a spread of character outfits, weapons, weapon skins, charms and hats. We’ve lined a variety of content material to let our WW2 historical past and pulp-horror followers discover what they like.
As a part of the primary content material drop is the M1934 pistol, a stable all-rounder that gamers can improve to characteristic a pleasant, deep clip. The primary spherical of beauty objects options the “Marie Undercover” outfit, Zombie-themed hats and charms (for gamers who assume the lifeless look cool and need to match), and Elemental skins for the weapons from the bottom recreation – an ideal match for gamers which have upgraded their gun to unleash elemental injury.
There may be way more on the roadmap that we’re engaged on proper now, together with extra unannounced freebies, and we hope you take pleasure in what’s in retailer throughout Season 3!
Zombie Military 4: Lifeless Warfare
Hitler’s hordes are again for extra on this spine-chilling shooter from the makers of Sniper Elite 4! Abominable occult enemies, epic weapons and a harrowing new marketing campaign for 1-Four gamers await in 1940s Europe, as you battle to save lots of humankind from undead Armageddon!
The resistance have defeated Zombie Hitler and forged him into Hell – however the lifeless rise as soon as once more with larger starvation than earlier than! Proceed the alternate historical past of Zombie Military Trilogy in large new ranges, and uncover a sinister plan that takes the Survivor Brigade throughout Italy and past!
Expertise genre-defining ballistics, construct the slayer that fits you and harness the facility of fireside, lightning and divine essence as you improve your weapons to battle again in opposition to the lifeless. When the horde surrounds you, tear them aside with enhanced melee fight and flesh-rending takedown strikes!