State of Decay 2 Gets 4th of July-Inspired DLC and Update

The Independence Pack comes alongside a massive update of free content.

By L.B. Lubomski

Just in time for the 4th of July here in the United States, State of Decay 2 is kicking off a celebration for being the best-selling video game in May as well as reaching 3 million players. To honor this occasion, Microsoft has released the Independence Pack, featuring new vehicles, weapons, a crafting station, and even a new fireworks vendor.


The Independence Pack costs $4.99 or is free to owners of State of Decay 2: Ultimate Edition. Alongside this first DLC, developer Undead Labs has also released the latest game update patch, fixing a number of bugs as well as adding tons of additional content for free to all players. The most important changes are listed below, while the full patch notes can be found here.


Are you excited to try out all of this new game content for State of Decay 2, be it from the DLC or just the new update as a whole? Let us know!

About the Author

L.B. Lubomski

Lawrence "L.B." Lubomski is an avid horror movie fan, gamer, musician, historian, and aspiring author. Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, L.B. was exposed to the works of local filmmaker and godfather of zombie cinema George A. Romero early on. He has since developed a particular fondness for Italian zombie/cannibal and slasher films. This passion for horror extends into other media, from survival horror video games such as Resident Evil to horror-inspired musical artists. In his spare time, L.B. pursues many interests including building his collection of vinyl records, action figures, and vintage video games as well as drumming in various local bands.