WC: Around about now, according to what time zone you’re in and which websites you’re reading, the Mayan apocalypse should be descending upon us, scorching the Earth and obliterating us all in the process. Whether that all turns out to be a steaming pile of bunk or not, it’s best to be prepared, and while movies can give us a brief insight into that process, video games, with their more fleshed out worlds and lengthier play times, can create a far broader picture of what might be to come. Whether it’s aliens, a crazed megalomaniac, nuclear fallout or a zombie invasion, these 10 games have our bases covered should the worst – and most unlikely – of events actually take place today. We suggest you kick back, break out one of the below games, and prepare yourself just in case.
Here are 10 awesome apocalyptic video games.