Zombieland: Double Tap Doubling Down on Sequel with Upcoming Mobile Game
A console game isn't the only fun on its way for fans of the film to look forward to.
By Chris Morse
Not only is a full-fledged Zombieland console video game on the way, fans of the zombie comedy can also look forward to a mobile title later this year as well. Coming soon is Zombieland: Double Tapper from Sony Pictures Television Games, developed in conjunction with Tilting Point and Metagame Studios. See below for the official description of the game.
A wacky road trip through iconic American locations that have been overrun by the undead, the upcoming Zombieland: Double Tapper idle RPG will feature a large roster of heroes to collect, upgrade and customize, including familiar faces from the films. Players will have no excuse not to “nut up or shut up” when armed with a huge arsenal of unique weapons that offer fun and creative ways to dismantle hordes of zombies.
Zombieland: Double Tapper will be released on both iOS and Android mobile devices. Pre-registration for both platforms is live now on the game's official website, but further release details are not yet available. You can, however, check out an official trailer for the game below! We'll be sure to keep you posted with all the latest details whenever we hear more.
The Gang's Back in Official Trailer for Zombieland: Double Tap
Even if the cast has grown up a little, it feels like they never left us.
Zombieland: Double Tap sees our returning characters moving to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors, and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family.
The cast includes original stars Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone, and Abigail Breslin, as well as newcomers Zoey Deutch, Rosario Dawson, Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley, The Final Girls), Luke Wilson (Old School, Anchorman), and Avan Jogia. It was also reported that Dan Aykroyd and Bill Murray have joined the cast, both playing fictional versions of their real-life actor selves.
Ruben Fleischer is returning to the director's chair while the first film's screenwriters, Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, penned the script. Zombieland: Double Tap is scheduled to hit theaters on October 18th, 2019. Stay tuned for all of the latest news and updates on the sequel right here on Dead Entertainment.
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