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June 16th, 2013, 11:36
Just curious if anyone here has played this. Steam has it on sale right now, and I thought it looked kind of neat. "Open-world zombie survival horror" sounds cool, but the review scores are abysmal. Is it really as bad as people say it is?

I don't normally do MMOs, but I was watching a guy play solo on YouTube, and it looked like something I could get into.
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June 16th, 2013, 13:48
Not played it but the low score was due to the false advertising of the game features at launch. If you like the theme of the game, then I am sure other people would recommend DayZ (standalone) which will be released shortly, or if you can't wait, then play the DayZ Arma2 mod.
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June 16th, 2013, 14:04
i'd stay a long way from warz.. just google 'war z scandal' and you'll know why
myself i'm waiting for dayz standalone.
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June 16th, 2013, 17:20
The War Z ripped off zombies from the Walking Dead TV series and they got in trouble for that also. This game has been getting a lot of hate and they had to shut it down for a bit. People that paid money for it early are really pissed off.

I was hoping to give it a try like last October but people said it was a gank fest and rampant cheating. Plus, game was not even close to being done and they charged money for early beta.

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June 16th, 2013, 23:00
Thanks for the opinions. I'm going to wait for Day Z.
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June 16th, 2013, 23:12
I can also recommend Day Z. The mood and atmosphere was really great. It had the most horrible inventory system Ive ever seen in a game though. I hope the alpha is nothing like the finished product in that department.
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