Project Zomboid is an open-ended zombie-infested sandbox. It asks one simple question – how will you die? Whether surviving in Knox County free-roam or controlling Indie Stone mascot Baldspot in his quest to save his injured wife Kate – death is always a certainty. Quite how long you manage to put it off is another matter…

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7 comments by TheUnbeholden on Aug 20th, 2014

Hello all, so this week we have an announcement to make that we’re sure a few people suspected might happen one day or another. At the moment the PZ team is working with modder extrordinaire TurboTuTone to bring the incredible Erosion mod into the base game!

To those who are not aware of it, the mod is incredible, and simulates the wear and tear of the world over time, with cracks appearing in walls and floors. Grass, vines and trees growing over urban areas as nature reclaims the planet. It also will bring seasons into the game, with snow in the winter, brown trees and grass in autumn, and flowers blooming in summer.

In the process we will be expanding the system, and TurboTuTone has already been working on some awesome new stuff such as soil moisture maps, with Mash drawing new trees, bushes and grasses for the various seasons and map areas!

Here are a few screenshots, please note these are WIP:

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The winter will also be getting some love, though we have no screenshots of those yet! Mash intends to do extra stuff such as leaves on the floor for autumn, and grass coming through cracks in concrete and all other good stuff!

So a big big thanks to TurboTuTone for allowing us and helping us bring a more evolving dynamic world to Project Zomboid, and we can’t wait to see what he does in future!

Build 28

As you may be aware, last week we released a test build of 28 onto the password protected Steam branch I Will Backup My Save, which can be found by following the instructions here.

Easy and Romain have been hammering away at a bunch of fixes to the most commonly encountered issues in the test build, and we’re planning on shipping it out to official soon. There may be another hotfix to the IWBUMS branch before that happened, but fingers crossed it won’t be long now!

Work on the map, vehicles and NPCs continues apace, nothing specific to report except as to say they are going very well!

Later folks! <3
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Zomboid Map Tools - 32bit

Zomboid Map Tools - 32bit

Jan 14, 2014 Mapping Tool 0 comments

For Windows 32 bit. Goes without saying all credit for these tools goes to EasyPickins who has done some amazeballs stuff and all credit for tiles to...

Zomboid  Map Tools - 64bit

Zomboid Map Tools - 64bit

Jan 14, 2014 Mapping Tool 0 comments

For Windows 64 bit. Goes without saying all credit for these tools goes to EasyPickins who has done some amazeballs stuff and all credit for tiles to...

Save Editor

Save Editor

Aug 29, 2013 Prefabs 11 comments

A very handy editor made by randomer679. This is just a little program he made to edit sandbox options mid-game. He wanted to be able to turn off zombies...

Project Zomboid 2.9.7 - Latest Build - Mac

Project Zomboid 2.9.7 - Latest Build - Mac

May 10, 2013 Patch 12 comments

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Project Zomboid 2.9.7 - Latest Build - PC

Project Zomboid 2.9.7 - Latest Build - PC

May 6, 2013 Patch 54 comments

Project Zomboid 2.9.7 - Latest Build - PC - Zomboid build RC 2.5 version 7.

Project Zomboid Tech Demo 0.1.4c

Project Zomboid Tech Demo 0.1.4c

Jun 19, 2011 Demo 28 comments

A very early demo, so please be kind! Surviving isn’t just about blowing zombie’s heads off. Depression, starvation, trust issues, loneliness, illness...

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Mathius57
Mathius57 Jan 1 2013, 3:23pm says:

This is an awsome game soooo they are slow at adding anything but its still fun. You can do somany things you can make a great bace. Or you can move around znd make different baces. You can live on the edge by using a shotgun as much as possible. You can play it safe and Use more Close range things. You can live your Years in game time.

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ethanethan
ethanethan Jan 2 2013, 4:49pm replied:

i want to know what a bace is. you use it twice so its probably not a typo.

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DrSalvador
DrSalvador Jan 2 2013, 8:33pm replied:

Think he means base.

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Zank
Zank Jan 1 2013, 7:45am says:

Anyone know how to get a refund? I bought the game because I wanted to support them but seeing how they've done jack ****, I want a refund now.

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DrHojo123
DrHojo123 Jan 1 2013, 11:18am replied:

Give them a chance :) the update should be relesed early 2013 but if you still content to get a refund you might want to ask the people you got it from

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_Rouge_Xvil
_Rouge_Xvil Dec 31 2012, 4:55pm says:

Project Zomboid - Since 1901

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susanbickham
susanbickham Jan 5 2013, 7:57am replied:

Everyone is entitled to there own opinion, all you do is assume like a small minded child, cry more ignorant cretin, creating false logic in an attempt to justify your fractured perception of reality, classic, you mad?

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DoxDread
DoxDread Jan 5 2013, 5:35pm replied:

what if everyones assumptions are their own opinion? if you think of it, everyones lifes are matter of opinion, but then we should question our own instincts, since we're born, our instinct gives us a small amount of what is good or bad, and that stays with us for the rest of our lives in our subconscious. How do you know whos logic is false? Maybe mines is just an opinion, but will be changed someday maybe? maybe your reality is nothing but opinion. and who are you to call mad? maybe someones "fractured" reality can bring a better life style than whatever your reality is. Either way, your reality is your conscious, mines is my own, and what is fractured is your opinion, just how i could call your reality fractured *** well. But hey, i dont mind arguing, i love it, freedom of speech. 'murica!!!

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asghard
asghard Jan 3 2013, 9:20am replied:

Well, you're my hero. That guy contacted me with a personal message (he says that "YOU SUCK") and i only just hope he gets a real life.

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DoxDread
DoxDread Jan 5 2013, 5:28pm replied:

yeah me too, sadly some people cant be supportive, instead they give their negative opinion (which is fine, freedom of speech blablabla) but i choose to support small game companies, just how susanbickham said "Everyone is entitled to there own opinion" well this is my opinion.

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Highest Rated (246 agree) 10/10

This is one of those examples of how great indie alpha funding can be... Project Zomboid is a real work of love fueled by a great community and great interaction between developers and fans. Even if it's just in the earliest stages the colossal potential it has for modding alone makes this a game full of potential. As for the game itself it has great music, and awesome atmosphere... It's a great ride for all the nostalgic gamers that fondly remember isometric games. And the structure of this game…

Aug 28 2011, 11:39am by Broax

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I enjoyed this game for a while, but due to the constant "patch coming soon" but never actually coming, im giving up on this game for now, maybe the game will finally be slightly updated within a year.

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