Theme: Zombies

Group Description

A group for games prominently featuring zombies. Although it is unclear where in mythology zombies have originated from, they have been identified to originate from sources as early as Norse mythology to even earlier Sumerian mythology (though distinction between the undead in general is unclear). The zombie definition and its variations are more commonly known to be of African or Haitian voodoo-related origins (i.e. Haitian snake god Zombi). Interpretations of popular culture from classic role-playing games, cult novels, movies, with influences from mentioned mythologies, have later formed a consensus on the characteristics of the zombie. Zombies, based on the aforementioned interpretations may traditionally have one or more of the following traits:
  • Undead beings, usually summoned forth by necromancers or by other means of dark magic.
  • Nocturnal creatures, rarely active during the day-time or where sunlight is present.
  • Usually inhabits graveyards, catacombs or ritually unclean (unholy) sites, feeding on other dead corpses (and living creatures foolish enough to venture near).
  • Usually slow-moving, mindless, suffers various stages of decomposition and a serious lack of personal hygiene.
  • Wears shredded or torn clothing, almost similar to the fashion sense of the 1980s and heavy metal bands :p.
In video gaming, zombies were brought to the spotlight by games such as Resident Evil and House of the Dead. Later interpretations, no longer limit zombies to humanoid creatures or products of dark magics. Apparently, zombies now can run without losing their legs in the process and may be created from laboratory-engineered viruses or other sci-fi elements.

Limitations
  • Although arguably similar one way or the other, mummies, liches, vampires, wraiths, and person(s) inhabiting retirement homes, should be excluded from this game group. Please limit zombies to the common or popular understanding of zombies as aforementioned and tell grandpa he doesn't belong here (yet). Also, games based on the monster in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein are excluded in that that character was no longer dead when he was walking but had been returned to life. Also, he has his own game group.
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Game Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
The Walking Dead2012Macintosh, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Telltale, Inc.4.08
Zombro2012Android, iPad, iPhoneMaking Fun, Inc....
Lollipop Chainsaw2012PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Inc.3.44
Lollipop Chainsaw (Premium Edition)2012PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Kadokawa Games, Ltd....
A comic of zombies2012iPhonemyLittleBets...
Gears & Guts2012Android, iPad, iPhoneGlu Mobile, Inc....
Zombie Driver HD2012Android, Ouya, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360EXOR Studios4.00
Resident Evil 62012PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Capcom U.S.A., Inc.3.61
Blood of the Zombies2012Android, iPad, iPhoneTin Man Games...
The Walking Dead: Episode 2 - Starved for Help2012Android, iPad, iPhone, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Telltale, Inc.4.02
The Walking Dead: Episode 3 - Long Road Ahead2012Android, iPad, iPhone, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Telltale, Inc.3.95
The Walking Dead: Episode 4 - Around Every Corner2012Android, iPad, iPhone, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Telltale, Inc.4.05
The Walking Dead: Episode 5 - No Time Left2012Android, iPad, iPhone, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Telltale, Inc.4.15
The Walking Dead: Assault2012Android, iPad, iPhoneSkybound LLC...
ZombiU2012PlayStation 4, Wii U, Windows, Xbox OneUbisoft, Inc.3.67
Organ Trail: Director's Cut2012Android, iPad, iPhoneThe Men Who Wear Many Hats LLC...
7554: DLC2012WindowsEmobi Games JSC...
i saw her standing there2012BrowserkrangGAMES...
Undead Storm2012Nintendo DSiGamebridge Ltd....
Dead Trigger2012Android, iPad, iPhoneMADFINGER Games, a.s....
Choplifter HD: Zombie Zombie Zombie2012WindowsinXile Entertainment, Inc....
Zombies: Run or Kill2012Android, Browser, iPad, iPhoneGoodSoundsApps...
Infestation: Survivor Stories2012WindowsOP Productions...
Pinball FX2: Plants vs. Zombies2012Macintosh, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PS Vita, Wii U, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox OneZen Studios Ltd....
The House of the Dead 42012PlayStation 3SEGA of America, Inc....
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Selected Covers

Dead Trigger Android Front Cover
Front cover for Dead Trigger

Selected Screenshots

The introduction sequence depicts a grim environment.
Screenshot from Dead Trigger
I saw her standing there
Screenshot from i saw her standing there
Title Screen
Screenshot from ZombiU
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