Powered by Saberâ€™s dynamic Swarm Engineâ„¢,Â WorldÂ WarÂ ZÂ unleashes hundreds of fast-moving, bloodthirsty zombiesÂ â€“ able to move and strike as one collective herd as well as break off into individual attackers â€“ at a time on players. Choose from six distinct classes and an arsenal of deadly weapons, explosives, turrets and traps. Outlive the dead through intenseÂ four-player co-op campaignmissionsaround theÂ world, including New York, Jerusalem, Moscow and Tokyo, and battle both zombies and real human opponents in competitive,Â team-based Players vs. Players vs. Zombies (PvPvZ) multiplayer.
Gamers can now pre-order World War Z on all platforms digitally and at retail at https://wwzgane.com/buy. Those who will pre-order will receive a free Lobo Weapon Pack, featuring three golden weapon skins and dual-bladed Lobo spade.
Here’s an overview of the game, via Saber Interactive:
World War Z is a heart-pounding coop third-person shooter for up to 4 players featuring massive swarms of hundreds of zombies. Focused on fast-paced gameplay, World War Z follows the story of a hardened few struggling together to outlive the dead.
Battle swarms of hundreds of zombies in gruesomely spectacular firefights
Coop story-driven campaigns
Fight other survivors in Player vs Player vs Zombies modes
Level six character classes and various weapon upgrades to take on greater challenges:
GunslingerÂ â€“ For those who skip the questions and shoot first, the Gunslinger is loaded with an arsenal of weapon damage and ammo-boosting perks to mow down the dead.
HellraiserÂ â€“ Enough explosives can solve any problem! Hellraisers come armed with C4 and other tools for effective crowd control.
SlasherÂ â€“ For warriors with a sense of elegance, the best way to kill is with your trusty blade. Slashers have perks that increase melee damage and effectiveness while their armed tasers deliver electrifying results.
MedicÂ â€“ Sometimes the best way to fight the undead is keeping your teammates from becoming one of them. Armed with a Stim Pistol, Medics can heal fellow survivors from a distance and help keep the chaos under control.
FixerÂ â€“ When versatility in any situation is the highest priority, the Fixer is there for you, starting out with an explosive ammo case and several teammate ammo-restoring perks.
ExterminatorÂ â€“ Fire is the answer! Armed with Molotov cocktails and increased fire damage, the Exterminator just wants to watch the undead burn.
World War Z will be available on April 16 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via the Epic Games Store.
Check out the launch trailer below: