Contagion isn't your average Zombie Shooter but instead takes a more realistic and different approach to the popular genre with unique characters, environments, weapons, items, and a built in system that makes every round completely unpredictable with resources, objectives, and paths ever changing. From the creator of Zombie Panic: Source Brian "Tatsur0" Comer we introduce it's spiritual successor.

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Sn4rk
Sn4rk Aug 23 2013, 8:18pm says:

So even people kill each other?
Looks sweet. Is this really source engine? It looks... kinda better than source engine.

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Tatsur0
Tatsur0 Aug 26 2013, 5:38am replied:

This is indeed Source but we gutted quite a bit to build our own system we're confident players will appreciate. Quite a lot isn't shown in this teaser unfortunately but answers are coming :D

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FritzOfTheSS
FritzOfTheSS Aug 23 2013, 8:29pm says:

Is there NPCs too? Specifically for the Zombies. And is there mission maps L4D style?

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Tatsur0
Tatsur0 Aug 26 2013, 5:43am replied:

I can't get into too many details but our pre-pre-prototype we had inmates that would run from zombies but assault players. We have quite a lot of plans post-release. Already have work done on game-modes as well we're certain will keep players happy. (All free of course so long as we can afford to move forward with it).

Game-play and missions are nothing like L4D. Objective mode which we call Escape-mode would be the closest but everything from spawning to pathing is randomly generated per round and the worlds aren't as linear. Also our zombies don't react the same. Valve wanted an action CS like experience for the general public and did a fantastic job. We want a more survival-horror feel that we will continue to tweak post-release. No heat seeking zombies AI.

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Mrksmt9
Mrksmt9 Aug 23 2013, 11:28pm says: Online

sadly parts feel like a mix of counter strike, NMRIN and Left 4 Dead, the locations are not as rich and vibrant as they looked in the concepts for me. And the gameplay looks fast which is what we have seen before.

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Tatsur0
Tatsur0 Aug 26 2013, 5:45am replied:

All very flattering comparisons. But again, you're seeing a teaser which is short lived and meant to grab some attention for the date listed. We almost certain you'll feel differently when we release our full trailer. I can only hope that will be the case as the game plays and feels nothing like the games you've listed.

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MisterMister
MisterMister Aug 23 2013, 11:54pm says:

The Gore looks fantastic!

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Mateos
Mateos Aug 24 2013, 4:32am says:

Is there some possibility to use melee attacks? Seems when you have a zombie on you you're harmless :/ Anyway nice ambiance and work with lighting and animations! Would be cool to see more exterior level design too :)

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Tatsur0
Tatsur0 Aug 26 2013, 5:46am replied:

We very much look forward to sharing with you our Melee system in the near future.

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MaxTheUniqueGamer
MaxTheUniqueGamer Aug 24 2013, 4:47am says:

Amazing stuff!

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CuervoSp
CuervoSp Aug 24 2013, 8:25am says:

This looks really good for being a beta.

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skullkan6
skullkan6 Aug 24 2013, 12:56pm says:

This could easily be the Antithesis to No More Room in Hell, and in a good way I might add. No More Room in Hell is intentionally slow, brutal and doesn't have amazingly responsive controls.

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KEEP_IT_UP!
KEEP_IT_UP! Aug 25 2013, 11:49am says:

looking good! :)

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OneMetricMinute
OneMetricMinute Sep 6 2013, 10:12pm says:

Sweet, looks a bit faster paced than NMRIH, but a bit slower than L4D.

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With plenty of compliments on our 2012 Alpha game-play trailer we felt we needed to put up something a bit more recent and so here is a Teaser Trailer. Remember to check back on September, Friday the 13th for our Official Contagion Full Game-Play Trailer that will show players what they're really getting out of the game by sharing features, game-modes, characters, maps, and loads more!

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Aug 23rd, 2013
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