World War Z Gets a Gameplay Overview Trailer

With the game less than two weeks away, here's a look at what's in store for those who decide to jump into this zombie shooter.

By Chris Morse

World War Z is almost upon us and this time it comes in the form of a video game. The multiplayer zombie shooter will arrive on April 16th and it's honestly looking pretty polished based on recent previews. This latest trailer focuses on laying out all the details on the gameplay and what your typical play session will look like once you get your hands on this title.

Among the topics discussed are locations, their missions, stealth mechanics, AI, and combat. Throughout the discussion, you can check out various clips from each mission showing off firefights against swarms of incoming undead. Give it a watch for yourself above and read on for more details on the game.

World War Z is all about going up against swarms of fast-moving zombies with all the firepower you can get your hands on. Featuring maps set in New York, Moscow, Jerusalem, and Tokyo, each area features its own group of survivors with their own story and objectives.

There are six classes in total for you to build a team with: Gunslinger, Hellraiser, Slasher, Medic, Fixer, and Exterminator. The game will allow you to combine the strengths of each class within your team to survive on maps featuring procedural enemy and item spawns, with the ultimate goal of giving the players a highly replayable experience.

World War Z will arrive on April 16th for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC (via the Epic Games Store). Pre-orders are now available.

About the Author

Chris Morse

Programmer by day, writer by night. Having grown up surrounded by plenty of horror movies and video games, it only made sense for Chris to combine all of these passions into one place: Dead Entertainment. Whether he's working on designs, tinkering with the platform, or just writing up the latest horror news, he's sure to be hard at work keeping the wheels turning on this website no matter what time of day it is. When not coding or gaming, you can find him donning a Cheesehead and heading to the Midwest to cheer on his favorite NFL team, the Green Bay Packers. #GoPackGo