Paramount Digital Entertainment and award-winning Phosphor Games Studio bring global apocalyptic panic to you in the newly announced World War Z game. Set to release on May 30, the game will launch on iOS and select Android devices.
Offering a fully immersive experience, players are dropped into the middle of the World War Z chaos. Casual and core gamers will both love the gameβs action-packed first person experience and electrifying story. Featuring 28 visceral levels, intense combat, engaging puzzles, upgradable weapons and armor, an unlimited challenge mode, and a global scale, this game challenges you: play to survive.
βWe loved the rich world that the filmmakers created, and are thrilled to tell a story that runs parallel to its film counterpart,β said Amy Powell, President of Paramount Digital Entertainment. βWe wanted to give audiences a chance to truly live the movie in this story-based game.β
βWe were excited to be able to use the cutting-edge Unreal Engine 3 to bring World War Z to life,β said Chip Sineni, Phosphor Games Studio Director. βOur goal was to build Paramount a AAA game, and with that came all our favorite bells and whistles, like ambient occlusion lighting, multipass blended textures, and hordes of enemies to fight.β
The World War Z game is available on iOS and select Android devices on May 30. World War Z, the film, revolves around ex-United Nations employee Gerry lane (Brad Pitt), who traverses the world in a race against time to stop a pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to decimate humanity itself. The film hits theaters worldwide on June 21.