Just how well would you fare amidst the zombie apocalypse? The time has come to find out as the worldwide phenomenon that is The Walking Dead finally makes its transition to the video game world. Developed by Telltale Games, The Walking Dead is comprised of five downloadable episodes available on the PlayStation Network, Xbox Live and for PC, beginning with the first episode entitled A New Day.
A New Day begins prior to the Rick Grimes storyline that made the comics and TV show so popular. Players control Lee Everett, a convicted felon on his way to the state penitentiary in the opening scenes of the game. It isn’t long before the car transporting him is forced off the road and Lee makes his escape, only to be confronted by a horde of bloodthirsty zombies. Saved by a lonely young girl called Clementine, Lee sees in her a path for redemption and together the pair set off on the road to nowhere.