World War Z

Mad Dog Games

Fair Man
OpenCritic Rating
70
Top Critic Average
52%
Critics Recommend
Based on 32 critic reviews
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World War Z

Rating Summary

Based on 32 critic reviews
Fair Man

OpenCritic Rating

70

Top Critic Average

52%

Critics Recommend

Based on 32 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4Apr 16, 2019
Xbox OneApr 16, 2019
PCApr 16, 2019

Publisher: Mad Dog Games

Genres: Horror, Survival, Action

Humanity is on the brink of extinction. From New York to Moscow and Jerusalem, the undead apocalypse continues to spread. As the end looms, a hardened few band together to defeat the horde and outlive the dead. World War Z is a heart-pounding coop third-person shooter for up to 4 players featuring swarms of hundreds of zombies. Based on the Paramount Pictures film, World War Z focuses on fast-paced gameplay while exploring new storylines from around the world.

- Battle swarms of hundreds of zombies - the Swarm Engine seamlessly renders hordes of zombies in incredible firefights. Advanced gore systems offer gruesomely satisfying action.
- Coop story-driven campaigns - survive around the world, as unique groups tell their stories of perseverance.
- Fight other players for survival - several intense Player vs Player vs Zombies game modes complement the coop campaigns.
- Grow stronger - unlock powerful weapon upgrades and level 6 character classes to take on greater challenges.

Where to Buy

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Game Informer

8.3 / 10.0
Kyle Hilliard

World War Z hews closely to the core tenants of the genre, but its zombies make the familiar monster feel unique. The story is interesting, but light enough that it knows when to stay out of the way

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Polygon

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Polygon

World War Z is an OK multiplayer game elevated by hilarious zombie physics

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Destructoid

7.5 / 10.0
Destructoid

Is World War Z as good as Left 4 Dead? No. Is it fun despite that? Yes. There's few pleasures in gaming that can compare to swinging a thrumming chainsaw blade through a horde of ravenous undead, and World War Z delivers. And really, it's not like Valve makes games anymore.

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Hobby Consolas

Manuel Pérez
65 / 100
Hobby Consolas

World War Z is a game full of zombie hordes everywhere, a feeling of great burden and a great experience to try with friends, who will have fun for a long time. But, at the same time, the negative points are very huge, from a bad gunplay to the little variety and very short duration. And they weigh a lot on the title...

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Recent News

World War Z: How to Use Stim Pistol

World War Z: How to Use Stim Pistol

World War Z Medics have access to special equipment called the Stim Pistol, but the game isn't exactly clear about how to use it properly or what its function is.

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World War Z: How to Make A Private Lobby and Play With Friends

World War Z: How to Make A Private Lobby and Play With Friends

Co-op zombie game World War Z encourages players to work together in a squad of four against the undead hordes, but some may want to play in private lobbies instead.

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World War Z Update Fixes Connectivity Issues, Lobo DLC Problems

World War Z Update Fixes Connectivity Issues, Lobo DLC Problems

Saber Interactive releases a new World War Z update that fixes some of the game's connectivity issues and addresses problems with its Lobo DLC not working properly.

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World War Z: How Many Missions Are in the Game?

World War Z: How Many Missions Are in the Game?

The new co-op zombie shooter game World War Z is out now at a budget price, but some may still be wondering if there is enough missions to justify buying it or not.

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World War Z Crashing Bug Impacting PC, PS4, and Xbox One

World War Z Crashing Bug Impacting PC, PS4, and Xbox One

The World War Z video game is available now, but it is suffering from some technical issues, including a crashing bug and server problems on all platforms.

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AMD’s newest GPU driver touts big performance gains for Vega in World War Z

AMD’s newest GPU driver touts big performance gains for Vega in World War Z

Radeon VII owners stand to see a 24 percent bump in performance, if the release notes are accurate.

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World War Z hands-on — More to do than just shooting zombie swarms

World War Z hands-on — More to do than just shooting zombie swarms

Preview World War Z starts on Tuesday. But don’t worry. It’s just a zombie video game. Saber Interactive and Focus Home Interactive are launching a game based on the popular Brad Pitt movie and the World War Z book by Matt Brooks. The game debuts for $35 on the Windows PC on the Epic Games Store, …

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Watch the World War Z launch trailer ahead of its release

Watch the World War Z launch trailer ahead of its release

It's out next week on the Epic store.

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