Contact Us

First Gameplay Footage From ‘The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct’ FPS Arrives [Video]

Following a relatively quiet 2012, Activision kicked off the new year with a new gameplay video for The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct, its 2013 first-person-shooter based on AMC’s TV adaptation of Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard’s TWD comic book. While this early footage doesn’t do a ton to differentiate itself from other current generation console/PC zombie survival-horror FPS games (a guy shoots, stabs and sledgehammers the undead in a post-apocalyptic urban environment), viewers will recognize protagonist Daryl Dixon’s tactic of distracting the undead with sound. Its overall cartoon-y aesthetic is a bit of a surprise, though, considering the game is based on the TWD TV series rather than directly on the comic book. Missing from the footage are crossbows, the game’s upcoming scent mechanic, and the likeness of actor Norman Reedus. Still, fans will probably be intrigued by this brief taste of a game that will see Daryl and his brother Merle go on a”…on a haunting, unforgiving quest across the Georgia countryside to reach the supposed safety of Atlanta.”

Survival Instinct will follow the release of several other TWD video game options, including Telltale’s recently-wrapped clickable adventure series, the social game on Facebook and The Walking Dead: Assault on iOS.

You can see the full The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct gameplay video below.

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://comicsalliance.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Comics Alliance quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on Comics Alliance quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!