World War Z

World War Z is a heart-pounding four-player cooperative third-person shooter, featuring massive swarms of zombies that rush their living prey.
Featuring fast-paced gameplay and inspired by the Paramount Pictures property, World War Z explores new storylines and characters in gruesomely exciting gameplay, crafted specifically for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
Survive the zombie swarm in four-player cooperate action with an arsenal of guns and gear, World War Z invites you to #OutliveTheDead

  • Unique co-op storyline campaigns around the world in New York City, Moscow, and Jerusalem, each with their own unique environment, stories, and challenges.
  • Level up your characters and customize your weapons to survive on higher difficulties.
  • Set traps, barricades, turrets, & sentries as you gear up and strategize to survive the zombie horde.
  • Proprietary Swarm Engine™ by Saber Interactive allows hundreds of zombies to be rendered on the screen.
  • Zombie Swarms behave like a real crowd, getting stuck in narrow corridors or climbing on top of each other to reach players on a higher level.
  • Advanced gore and dismemberment system provides a visceral and satisfying shooter experience.
  • Procedural enemy and item spawns (which are also based on a player’s performance) provide a highly replayable coop experience.


Publisher: Mad Dog

  • Single player mode
  • Up to 4 players in local or online coop multiplayer modes

Platform: PS4, Xbox One, PC
Genre: Shooter
Released: 2019


Press Coverage

There’s nothing more terrifying than 500 zombies rushing at you down a narrow New York street with nothing to stop them but the weapons you have on hand. It’s a thrilling escape, and one that stands out even in a gaming climate that’s just about over zombies at this point. The 10 best games we played at E3 in 2018

I went into my World War Z demo without much by way of expectations. I finished riding high, feeling as though I was the best damn zombie killer in the world. If all of its levels manage to make players feel like that, then I suspect World War Z might be one of 2019’s most entertaining shooters. World War Z pits players against 500-zombie swarms

So far, Saber’s World War Z is shaping up to be an extremely fun game. E3 2018: Saber Interactive’s “World War Z”; Potential Best Co-Op Zombie-Fighter?

The game was easily the biggest surprise for me during E3 2018. I went from being somewhat interested to now being extremely eager to play more. World War Z exceeded all of my expectations

Its third-person perspective should help it feel different enough from Left 4 Dead, but the core gameplay looks like it should please fans of the series regardless. 5 Best Horror Games of E3 2018 Oliver Hollis-Leick talks to IGN about the game

In November 2020 puts World War Z at the top of their list of the best cooperative multiplayer games: “…there are enough difficulty levels, character classes, and unlockables to keep the four-player cooperative undead-hunting fresh and lively for a good while.” 18 Outstanding Online Co-Op Games