State of Decay, the actually-pretty-decent open world zombie survival game, is getting a sequel later this year. Much like the original, State of Decay 2 will feature open world gameplay, but in a new blogpost Undead Labs has announced it will be approaching things a little differently. Instead of just one open world, the sequel will feature three at launch.
Each of these maps, so says the blogpost, will be „roughly“ the size of the map found in the original game. They’ll each feature „slightly different“ environments, different landmarks and locations and will require different strategies in order to, I guess, survive.
„Well, primarily, because it makes the game more fun,“ the studio writes, explaining why they did it. „It really feels like you’re moving from one small town to another, and creates a tremendous sense of immersion. And perhaps counter-intuitively, it makes the world feel even bigger.
„You know how on one map (even one three times the size as the original…