Finally zombie survival MMO H1Z1 gets a release date, at least as Steam Early Access, it will be made available on January 15th, 2015 and priced at US$19.99.
In a post-apocalyptic world mankind is devastated by a H1Z1 virus. Survivors search desparetely for food and water, fighting against extinction against the Infected. Inspired by the TV series Walking Dead, "in H1Z1 every minute of every day is borrowed time and fearing for your life…".
The MMO features a dynamic weather and day/ night cycle system, a trading system and a vast, open destructible world with urban cities and wasteland in which players need to construct their own shelters.
They also need to craft their weapons and items with resources found, creating things like explosives, torches, bags, campfires and many more. All this to survive, in a world overrun by zombies.
H1Z1 utilizes SOE's ForgeLight engine, enabling to accomodate for thousands of players simultaneously. Server capacity, bugs and improvements willl be a crucial part to be contributed by gamers who will take part in the Early Access period.
H1Z1 Early Access will be available for gamers based in North America and Europe.
Find out more details on the official site.
H1Z1- Gameplay Trailer