As any zombie survival strategist knows, to live to see another day you have to have a solid escape plan and gamers can plan and implement plenty of them in the newly announced The Escapists: The Walking Dead video game.

Combining the characters from The Escapists video game and The Walking Dead, this new game will allow gamers to play as Rick Grimes as he strives to avoid and survive the living dead onslaught. No release date has been set yet, but stay tuned to Daily Dead for more details as they are announced.

"Play as Rick Grimes and take on hordes of zombies let loose upon the world. It's time to escape the dead!

The Escapists: The Walking Dead is coming soon to Xbox One and PC. Subscribe to Team17's YouTube channel for more TE: TWD videos!

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