The Escapists The Walking Dead sees you wake up in Harrison Memorial Hospital as Rick Grimes. You’ll escape the horror unfolding there using familiar methods – craft gear to create escape routes and construct weapons to defend yourself from the flesh-eating horde. You’ll also need to learn some new tricks, including the use of ranged weapons for the first time in The Escapists!
Later, Rick will take charge of a band of survivors featuring many of the original The Walking Dead comic book cast. He must secure the safety of the group by seeking out an escape route in each of the game’s areas and manage several dangerous tasks to keep as many of the group alive as possible.
The Escapists The Walking Dead faithfully matches the timeline of the comics and so, as you make progress in the game, you play through locations that mirror the progress of the band of survivors taken from the award winning comic’s epic story.
- As Rick Grimes, nurture and care for your band of survivors in a bid to both keep up morale and to lead them to safety. Each survivor comes with their bespoke dialogue faithfully taken from the comic series.
- Take control of the perilous situations using Rick's trusty handgun right through to Michonne's faithful Katana in a bid to tackle the threat of the undead.
- As well as getting up close and personal with the undead, players can tackle zombies with many gun types as well as arming your survivors with weaponry to assist you in your mission.
- Ensure to look after your band of survivors and in turn they will go with you into dangerous situations because they believe in you and firmly place their trust in Rick Grimes.
- Each game map will come with its own Leaderboard for you to try and hit the top spots. Players will be rewarded with better scores the better they perform
by keeping alive survivors and by being quick about it.
- Lots of fiendish and tricky achievements await players willing to take on the threat of The Walking Dead.