Fight of the Living Dead – Obey the Rules

Yesterday I talked about two shows with different rates of success.

BBC3’s I survived a Zombie Apocalypse and Fight of the Living Dead have the same two concepts yet ZA was better in my eyes.

The extra reason I gave over four was that the rules were clear.   The Pilot episode declared that each player had two tear strips that if one of them was pulled, the player was dead. 

And in the full 10 player series 4 red tear-off bio-hazard symbols (Season 1) and 2 yellow (Season 2) on the players are there for the same reason.

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Zombicide and Dead Winter – Action vs. Thriller

I have Zombicide: Black Plague, a game about fighting zombies… enough said.


However, I also have a game known as Dead Winter which is also about zombies but is nearer the Walking Dead; making a combination of systematic and random tough decisions that could result in the death of characters.

So which is better?  Well both… both scratch different itches.

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