FunPlus’ free-to-play technique sport State of Survival is including The Strolling Lifeless’s Daryl Dixon as a brand new character. GameSpot can reveal right this moment that Dixon–who is carried out on the TV present and within the sport by Norman Reedus–will be added to the sport beginning April 15.
He is coming to the sport as a part of a particular limited-time occasion via October. Dixon can be a playable character, and his canine companion canine from the TV present can be by his aspect as they attempt to survive towards zombies.
Reedus is lending his voice and likeness to the sport, which the actor proclaims himself within the video beneath.
“We’re thrilled to associate with AMC and The Strolling Lifeless to carry our two worlds collectively,” FunPlus government Chris Petrovic mentioned in an announcement. Since launching State of Survival in August 2019, it has been our dream to permit gamers the chance to expertise The Strolling Lifeless in our sport, and we’re excited to have the ability to ship that to them.”
AMC Video games boss Clayton Neuman mentioned Dixon is without doubt one of the most well-known and recognizable zombie universe characters total, and he is excited to carry Dixon to State of Survival.
“State of Survival and AMC’s The Strolling Lifeless current totally different takes on the zombie apocalypse, however in addition they share loads of frequent themes so bringing them collectively was very pure,” Neuman mentioned. “What we have created permits the perfect components of each universes to shine, and we’re excited for the tens of millions of followers and gamers all over the world to expertise it.”
You’ll be able to pre-register for the occasion here.
2020 was an enormous yr for State of Survival. In its launch yr, the sport handed 60 million world downloads and was the top-downloaded sport in Taiwan and South Korea throughout Google Play and the App Retailer. The sport was additionally featured 104 occasions in 2020 because the Sport of the Day on the App retailer.
AMC’s The Strolling Lifeless stays very talked-about, and the shoe is coming again for its eleventh and remaining season this August as a part of a 24-episode mammoth remaining season. Reedus’ Dixon character is without doubt one of the hottest on the present, so it is no shock that, even after The Strolling Lifeless ends, his story will proceed in a spin-off present.