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‘The Last of Us’ Gives Zombies New Life : Wall Street Journal

Since it was first released to PlayStation 3 owners last month, The Last of Us has been hailed as an artistic masterpiece of a kind rarely seen before in the history of video games. But for all the pomp and circumstance, it’s not like a game like this hasn’t been a long time in the making.

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Drakesfortune1055d ago

THEY ARNT ZOMBIES!!! JESUS

ziggurcat1055d ago

... except it's not a zombie game...

Neo-Axl1055d ago

I think he/she means the concept of zombies, the idea of the whole thing, and I agree it was a very refreshing theme. Even though the infected were not the center of the game, it was rather disturbing to know these people were still alive ect..

Kind of like if you were to linger around a runner for a moment or two, you can actually hear them crying or trying to cry. Scary stuff!

GribbleGrunger1054d ago (Edited 1054d ago )

I think Zombie has become something of a generic term. Under these new rules a vampire is now a zombie because they infect other people with their vampirism and they are dead but living. Frankenstein is also now a zombie because he was once dead and now he's alive (a walking dead). Perhaps we should extend this to people with skin problems that make them look like zombies ... or even pasty faced people with little energy who amble about their homes! There are stories that zombies walked the streets of London in the time of the plague, but that's only a rumour. There is also speculation that an Egyptian mummy is really just a badly injured zombie.

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