Blood-spattered white picket fences: zombie hunting in the 1950s!

Exploding Rogue Studios has put forth an RPG game set during the Red Scare 1950s called Dead Scare, in which it isn’t just women and children first, it’s women and children only!

The game designer Daniel Solis talked about several Kickstarter projects in his blog today that are nearing their funding deadline, amongst them was Dead Scare. It only has 5 days remaining and are less than $100 from their goal, so they’ll make it. The game is unique in that you’re not the Mighty Zombie Slayer, you’re the suburban housewife or the kid who has to defend the house. It’s a game that explores aspects of society that are not normally touched upon in most games, and it is also being published by a four woman team!

For $15 you can get the PDF of the game, plus digital rewards, a print copy will set you back $30 plus shipping.

Advertisements
Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Comments

  • wynnmercere  On March 5, 2015 at 8:15 am

    I’m curious if the Zombie fascination in games and media is ever going to run its course. Even vampires haven’t gained this much traction.

    • waynezombie  On March 5, 2015 at 10:02 am

      I share your curiosity. All of the major monster factions, including zombies, are public domain so anyone can use them. And they’ve all seen lots of change from sparkly vampires to fast zombies. I would’ve thought it was a fad that had peaked, but it seems to be continuing. I only own two zombie movies: Warm Bodies and Shaun of the Dead, a rom com and a comedy, because I’m not really that big of a horror fan.

      Time will tell. (And for the record, Spare Brains has nothing to do with zombies: I started carrying a PDA in the ’90s and referred to it as my spare brain)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: