Android Launch: 28 Days Later (June 14th)
Yes - it's not May, and it's not Spring, either. But come Thursday June 14th, Zombies, Run! will be on Android! We're really sorry that we aren't able to release it any sooner - we want it to be out just as much as you do, so we've thrown all of our mobile development resources into Android to make that happen.
In order to make this release date, there are a few things that will need to wait until version 1.1 or later, including:
- Supply missions (arrived on iOS v1.2)
- Accelerometer support (ditto)
- The Codex (despite what the screenshot below shows)
We don't want the Android version to be lagging behind iOS indefinitely though, so we are hiring more people to help accelerate development on all fronts.
The good news is that on June 14th, all Zombies, Run! players - Android and iOS - will gain access to ZombieLink, our web-based syncing service. It'll do everything you'd expect, like show your run logs and stats, and plenty of things that we're sure you'll be delighted by. But more on that in another update.
There's more good news: we're targeting Android 2.2+! This means that even fairly old Android phones should be able to play Zombies, Run! although obviously the actual performance may vary if you have a really old/slow phone.
Closer to launch, we'll be emailing all backers and people who've pre-ordered Zombies, Run! with instructions on how to download and play the game. But for now... well, it's only 28 days from now! And if you want more updates, be sure to check out our blog!
Stay safe out there,
The Zombies, Run! Team
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The dead can’t donate: Get your name in the SURVIVOR’S Register in the game’s credits! You’ll also receive our heartfelt thanks for not being a soulless corpse.Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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Help rebuild civilization by becoming a RECRUIT and receiving the game before anyone else! It’s dangerous to go alone, so we’ll also provide some extra in-game protection and all the Season 1 content (worth $20+), plus a place on the Survivor’s Register.Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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Prefer eating brains? Become a ZOMBIE in the game by calling up our hotline and giving us your best “help, my trachea is falling out of my rotten neck” impression. For science. Plus the game and your name in the credits!Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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Promoted to LOOKOUT, eh? Show off your new status to the folks in the shattered remains of your local bar with a snazzy T-SHIRT or POSTER. That’ll let everyone know you’re into the beta test and on the Survivor’s Register as well, you badass.Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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SCOUT: Looks like someone’s flagged you for the roll of honour. Your donation means we’ll NAME SOMETHING IN THE GAME after you, like a park or a street or a dead guy. It’s just like being president but without the sex scandals. You’re even important enough to get a T-Shirt AND a poster, plus the rest. We are not worthy.Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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BACKSTAGE PASS: There's more going on than meets the eye here, so we're going to welcome you back to where the magic happens. Hang out with us in online chats, get your questions answered and give feedback. Plus, you'll be invited to a mission-brainstorming session - we guarantee to make at least one of the ideas from that session, and if it's your idea, your name will be in it as a character of your choice! You also get the RUNNERS' FIELD GUIDE and all the above.Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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RANGER: OK. Now you’ve proved yourself worth some proper training, we just can’t afford to lose you. That means you get a copy of the RUNNERS’ FIELD GUIDE containing top-secret survival techniques we reserve for our elite runners. And all the above rewards.Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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Be a RUNNER and save the world! Name and create your own in-game character with our writers, receive personalised dog tags, running swag, and all the awesome equipment listed above. It's like being 006 or 008! Without you, we’d all be eating stone soup before the end of the week.Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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[EARLY-BIRD DISCOUNT] Serious support receives serious rewards. All the supplies our intrepid Runners are out collecting - the food, the canned drinks, the medicine? We’ll work with you to NAME A BRAND or item in Zombies, Run!Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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Serious support receives serious rewards. All the supplies our intrepid Runners are out collecting - the food, the canned drinks, the medicine? We’ll work with you to NAME A BRAND or item in Zombies, Run!Estimated delivery: Feb 2012
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Organising a charity race? We’ll add zombies. Regular training group? Make them into zombies. How about a marathon-themed wedding? Time for zombies. We’ll create a CUSTOM MISSION that turns your run into a bespoke, action-packed, zombie-infested spectacular.Estimated delivery: Feb 2012