New The Walking Dead First-Person Shooter Announced
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 08.13.2014
Check out the first trailer...
OVERKILL Software (Payday: The Heist) have announced a new partnership with Skybound Entertainment to great a co-operative FPS set in the world of The Walking Dead. The announcement was made today and included a first teaser video, which you can see below. The announcement promises a "completely new co-op experience to The Walking Dead universe, exploring new characters and storylines."
Starbreeze AB CEO Bo Anderson Klint said, "The collaboration between Starbreeze Studios and our partner Skybound Interactive will deliver something uniquely exciting for our millions of fans. We're two independents joining forces to create the ultimate survival horror game. With Robert on the team, we will bring The Walking Dead into the world of first-person shooter co-op games. It will be gameplay focused, ferocious and bring chaos to the traditional industry model – from us developers straight to you. This time it's big – don't walk alone."
Robert Kirkman added, "From day one on this project it's been clear to me that this is the Walking Dead co-op action game fans have been waiting for. I can't wait for people to learn just what OVERKILL has been cooking up for this game. Skybound is always about breaking new ground and trying to find something unexpected in all endeavors and this game continues that tradition in grand style."