Undead Labs News


State of Decay declared 'fastest selling original game ever' on XBLA

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 18, 2013 7:05am PDT

The open-world zombie 'em up passed 500,000 sales within its first week, publisher Microsoft Studios has announced, declaring it "the fastest selling original game ever on Xbox Live Arcade." What now? Undead Labs is still working on patches, apparently doesn't have too much ...


"That quote makes it sound like the issue was that they didn't have a distribution platform for ..."

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State of Decay first title update not working

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 17, 2013 6:00am PDT

The promised first update for open-world survive 'em up State of Decay went live over the weekend, or so it seemed. Unfortunately, the fixes it was supposed to bring were clearly not in effect, and after a bit of checking developer Undead Labs has confirmed that "the update ...


"Which is a damn shame. The game really strains the 360's hardware."

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State of Decay update coming as sales pass 250k; PC version won't be 'soon'

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 10, 2013 6:00am PDT

Just when everyone seemed bored stiff of zombies, State of Decay launched last week to shake a little life into the genre. That sentence contained two jokes. The open-world zombie 'em up sold a whopping 250,000 copies in its first two days on sale, developer Undead Labs anno...


"I agree, there are some bugs but the game itself is pretty much the zombie game I have been ..."

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State of Decay shambling onto Xbox 360 tomorrow

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 04, 2013 8:00am PDT

Open-world zombie survive 'em up State of Decay will debut on Xbox 360 this Wednesday, developer Undead Labs has announced at short notice. It'll cost 1600 Microsoft Points ($15) on Xbox Live Arcade but, alas, there's still no word on when the PC version will arrive.


"Sorry, I know people that correct their own typos are annoying but I used "since" instead of ..."

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State of Decay shambling out in June

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 15, 2013 6:00am PDT

Open-world zombie apocalypse survive 'em up State of Decay will launch in June, developer Undead Labs has announced. A PC release will follow later. The studio established by ArenaNet co-founder Jeff Strain also lurched forward with a new trailer clutched in its outstretched...


"Very excited for this release. I'm not expecting Skyrim, and I think that's important. I've ..."

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State of Decay trailer shows zombie sandbox

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 22, 2012 7:00am PDT

"The world doesn't need more dragons," Undead Labs boldly declared it announced a multiplayer zombie sandbox game codenamed 'Class3' back in 2009. Oh, how little they knew! Now, one zombie craze later, the studio founded by Blizzard veteran and ArenaNet co-founder Jeff Strai...


"Well, here comes the glut of DayZ like games, works for me I guess!"

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