State of Decay
State of Decay: Year One Survival Edition
State of Decay is an open world action-adventure video game. Undead Labs developed this game and published by Microsoft Studios
Release date: 2015
Genre: 3rd Person, 3D, Action, Shooter
Developer: Undead Labs
Publishing: Microsoft Studios
State of Decay is a third-person combat game. The player is the captain of a group of survivors. They can either follow the storyline or perform side missions for their survival. The open-world game map is 16 square kilometers large, and players can explore.
The player can buildup base in different places, with several facilities like watchtowers, gardens, sleeping quarters, kitchens, workshops, medical bays to help keep survivors protected and healthy. This part of the game is meant to compare the use of resources such as food, medicine, gunpowder, and development materials. By trading with NPCs, and manual searching you can obtain these resources only food can be grown at the outposts.
The main threat in the game is zombies. They respawn infinitely, and noise can attract them. There are special types of zombies, such as the animal-like “Ferals” or the tank-like “Juggernauts” that are very critical in battle with humans. The only enemy is zombies in the game, and you will not find a human enemy.
There are more than 100 weapons in the game, including 30 melee weapons. A player can find all these weapons while exploring. Weapons are divided into categories, which have various attack animations and effects. All weapons have their strength, which can be break when used excessively without repairing it. The player can find many different types of vehicles that can be destroyed. And they can be repaired at outposts if outposts have the essential equipment. The player can also find different kinds of consumables to improve his strength.
Features of the game:
- New assignments, in isolated areas of your region, someone begins to drop mysterious goods, which can draw the attention of large groups of zombies. If you need to get the unique and best weapons and equipment, you’ll have to deal with these zombies.
- You can find new characters in DLCs. Your beloved heroes from the Lifeline will be possible in Breakdown.
- Now you will get new transportation in the game. Now you have a new SUV. But also the possibility to change its vision to your desire: the entire map will be distributed thematic sets for its intention.
- You will get new weapons attached under-barrel grenade launchers and shotguns, shooting flammable bullets. Now you can turn your gun into a grenade launcher and a shotgun into an armor-piercing cannon.
Downloadable contents (DLCs):
OS: Windows 7
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 / Athlon X64 3400
RAM: 4 GB
Video card: GeForce GTX 470 / Radeon HD 5850 / Intel HD 4600 (DirectX: Version 11)
Hard disk space: 6 GB