The Strolling Lifeless: Survivors is a brand new cellular survival recreation primarily based on the favored franchise, which sees gamers gathering sources and recruiting Survivors to assist fortify their stronghold. Announced earlier this year, gamers will not have to attend too lengthy to get into Survivors, with the sport releasing on April 12.
Whereas The Strolling Lifeless exploded in recognition because of AMC’s 10-season TV present, the brand new cellular recreation is predicated on the unique comics reasonably than the TV adaptation. Developer Elex has introduced that the pre-registration interval for the sport has nonetheless been a profitable one, with over 1.5 million gamers registering curiosity throughout iOS and Android.
The titular Survivors are key to the sport, with the participant encountering and recruiting numerous characters from the comics who will assist fortify their defenses. Whereas the developer has promised that over 80 Survivors will ultimately be current within the recreation, it is unclear what number of of them will probably be current at launch in addition to the 5 which were introduced by name– Rick, Glenn, Beta, and Hershel. Different characters previously announced for the game embrace Maya, Vayne, and Dwight.
Every Survivor has totally different talents, that are grouped into two classes as both Fight or Growth characters. Rick, for instance, is a Fight Survivor who’s “centered on combating off walkers,” in accordance with a particulars revealed in a press launch. “He wields a rifle, an axe and his expertise improve injury.” Hershel, alternatively, is listed as “a Growth Survivor who’s a medic. He wields a rifle and he will increase Therapeutic Pace and hospital capability whereas decreasing therapeutic price.”
Sadly, regardless of its official license, gameplay videos from the Survivors beta which were posted on-line look pretty underwhelming, with little to distinguish it from different base-building zombie survival cellular video games past the acquainted pores and skin.
The Strolling Lifeless: Survivors will launch on April 12 for iOS and Android. You’ll be able to pre-register your curiosity previous to the discharge on the game’s official website.