GamePro writes: "GamePro unearths nearly twenty tips to staying alive (or undead) in the zombie-shooter, Left 4 Dead.
#19: Leading is Not Cheating
In Left 4 Dead, it doesn't matter if you're playing as or against the walking dead--leadership is essential to your survival. It's a good idea if someone takes the lead at the beginning of every round. And seeing as this is the most dangerous job in your team, you may want to leave this role to more advanced players. It's crucial for the leader to know the ins and outs of the maps in the game, including where the safehouses and checkpoints are. And most of all, leaders should act as point man and damage tank".