Dead Panic Board GamePut your Zombie Apocalypse team to the test with this cooperative board game. Choose a Character and make your stand together in a remote Cabin, in the center of the board, against waves of the undead that close in from the edges of the board. Ranged weapons let you attack from a distance, but if the Zombies break through the walls, you will have to fight them hand-to-hand. Items scavenged from the Cabin can give you an advantage, but supplies are limited. If you can survive long enough, Survivors will bring the pieces of the radio needed to ...
The 21st century has seen a board game renaissance. At a time when streaming television finds millions of viewers, video games garner billions of dollars, and social media grows ever more intense, little has been written about the rising popularity of board games. And yet board games are one of our fastest growing hobbies, with sales increasing every year. Today's board games are more than just your average rainy-day mainstay. Once associated solely with geek subcultures, complex and strategic board games are increasingly dominating the playful media environment. The popularity of these complex board games mirrors the rise of more complex cult media products. InGame Play: Paratextuality in Contemporary Board Games, Paul Booth examines complex board games based on book, TV, and film franchises, includingDoctor Who, The Walking Dead, Lord of the Rings, Star Trek, The Hunger Games and the worlds of H.P. Lovecraft. How does a game represent a cult world? How can narratives cross media platforms? By investigating the relationship between these media products and their board game versions, Booth illustrates the connections between cult media, gameplay, and narrative in a digital media environment.
The zombie apocalypse is here and humanity is on its last legs. As a survivor, you need to collect supplies, guns, transportation and allies. The game is a race to see who can pick up the most as quickly as possible and make it back to camp. But watch out ! If any of your fellow survivors get bitten by walkers, they'll become walkers and turn against you. Not everyone survives the game. Several players may become walkers and then turn against their friends and family. Two scenarios to choose from: either Survival Mode or Team Game. Game components include: Soft, rubberized role up game board; 6 Character Cards; 6 Survivor Game Pieces with bases; 2 Walker Game Pieces 16 Ally tokens; 40 Scrounge cards; 40 Encounter cards; 30 Walker Cards; 16 Location cards; 4 Badges; 1 six sided dice