Finnish recreation developer Subsequent Video games and AMC have launched a grotesque new cellular recreation that makes use of augmented actuality (AR) to unfold zombie hordes by way of the true world. The Strolling Useless: Our World, first introduced in August 2017, is on the market to obtain free for iOS and Android, and invitations you to fend off walkers solo, or in weekly staff missions with associates.
The Strolling Useless: Our World is powered by Google Maps, with a recreation map that landmarks just like the Statue of Liberty, the Burj Khalifa and the London Eye. Assume Pokémon Go, however with grotesque, bloodthirsty walkers to battle as an alternative of bouncy little critters.
Should you’re not courageous sufficient to go outside throughout an an infection (or it’s raining), The Strolling Useless: Our World additionally affords a Sofa Mode, which helps you to slaughter the undead wandering the streets whereas lounging in your couch.
“I’m pleased with staff Subsequent Video games for creating this extremely bold recreation that provides gamers an immersive and deeply private expertise with AMC’s The Strolling Useless universe,” says Teemu Huuhtanen, CEO of Subsequent Video games.
“Mixed with each a technically and creatively distinctive AR and placement execution, this recreation actually takes a recent method to the style.”
In June 2017, Skybound Leisure, the corporate helmed by The Strolling Useless creator Robert Kirkman, introduced a partnership cope with Skydance Interactive to create a collection of authentic VR video games set within the TV present’s grotesque universe.
There’s been no information on the digital actuality video games since then, however this new AR expertise ought to assist tide over anybody who’s been wanting ahead to a extra immersive zombie-slaying expertise.