Saber Interactive announces World War Z: Aftermath
, another co-op shooter inspired by the
zombie movie coming to PC, PlayStation 4,
and Xbox one later this year. And while this will be playable on PlayStation 5
and Xbox Series X|S via backwards compatibility, a native version for those
systems will also follow next year. Word is the original World War Z game
recently celebrated its 15 millionth player, and owners of that game will
receive a loyalty discount on the new one. The follow up promises 4K|60 fps
gameplay, a new melee combat system, a new first-person mode, full crossplay on
PC and consoles, and more. The
offers a look. Here are more details:
Powered by the next
generation of Saber’s dynamic Swarm Engine™, World War Z: Aftermath turns the
tide of our fight for survival back against the undead. Join up to three friends
or play on your own with AI teammates against hordes of ravenous zombies in
intense story episodes across new zombie-ravaged locations around the world:
Rome, Vatican City and Russia’s Kamchatka peninsula.
- New Battles from a World at War: Play as both new and returning
characters as you take the fight to the undead with a brutal new melee
system, decimating zekes with unique moves, perks and dual-wield weapon
options like the sickle and cleaver. Fend off new undead monstrosities,
including swarms of flesh-hungry rats that will unleash total chaos on your
- The Next Generation of Zombie Action: Play in glorious 4K|60 FPS
on next-gen systems. Endure endless waves of increasingly difficult zombies
in the new Horde Mode XL game mode, exclusive to PC, PlayStation®5 and Xbox
Series X|S, featuring hundreds more zombies on screen than ever before
possible (Horde Mode XL will arrive in a free post-launch update).
- New First-Person Mode: Experience a heart-pounding new
perspective with Aftermath’s immersive first-person mode option.
- Deep Hero Progression: Level up eight unique classes — the Gunslinger, Hellraiser, Slasher, Medic, Fixer, Exterminator, Dronemaster, and all-new
Vanguard class — each with their own perks and playstyles. Customize your
weapons to survive any challenge, and conquer new daily missions with
special modifiers for bonus rewards.
- The Complete World War Z Experience: Aftermath includes all
content from World War Z: Game of the Year Edition, including full episodes
in New York, Moscow, Marseille and Tokyo.
- Play With Friends Anywhere: Aftermath supports up to four-player
co-op with full cross-play between consoles and PC.