Wanna Survive Will Plunge You Into a Zombie Apocalypse

Wanna Survive

Wanna Survive, a pixel-styled zombie survival game, is head to PC and Switch this May.

Instead of just shooting zombie after zombie in the face, turn-based tactics game Wanna Survive tasks you with gathering supplies and so forth as you seek a safe haven from the dead. Starvation looks to be just as much a threat as a broken-toothed, gnashing jaws of the living dead. When supplies are low, are you going to start feeding people based on their usefulness? Is being able to snap a zombie’s neck with your bare hands mean worth a dented can of beans?

Permadeath also figures into the game, making your skilled survivors potentially more precious. We’re kind of hoping your dead survivors will shamble right back at you, a mechanic we haven’t seen since Dead Rising. It’d be a neat reminder of your failure but there’s no word as to whether Wanna Survive will rub it in that much.

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The soundtrack to Wanna Survive is being provided by Ridiculon who, amongst other things, did the music for The Binding of Isaac. It’s scheduled for a May 21st release on the PC and Nintendo Switch, the latter through the Epic Games Store.