CZ WALKING DEAD DON'T LOOK BACK GAMEPut your survival skills to the test in the competitive, all-new The Walking Dead Don't Look Back Dice Game. Safe havens are short lived with danger lurking on both sides of the fences. Use weapons, special items, wits, and luck to find the escape route from each location before the Walker hordes close in. While you fight the dead, never forget that the living can be even more dangerous. Can you survive? Game contents include: 4 oversized character cards, 4 character pawns and bases, 24 double-sided Walker tokens, 24 search cards, 10 six-sided dice, game board, ...
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.
In The Walking Dead Board game, only the strong survive. The weak turn into walkers, and then turn against their former friends. Fight your way through zombie-infested Atlanta with your fellow survivors. Grab some weapons to clear a path. Visit destinations like the department store, old folks home, and the CDC. Find the tools youll need to live another day. Take on the role of Rick, Andrea, or one of the other hapless survivors and scrounge for sweet weapons like a Shotgun or Crossbow.