Zombies are a staple of video games, as are games based on zombie TV series. The latest in this latest trend is Kingdom: The Blooda new game based on Netflix’s hit horror series Kingdom. The game is in development for PC and mobile platforms.
IGN welcomed the first Kingdom: The Blood gameplay trailer on their official Twitter account.
Check out the first Kingdom: The Blood gameplay trailer.
Based on the zombie horror series on Netflix, the game is set in a zombie-infested version of ancient Korea. pic.twitter.com/7tXQrkSGm5
— IGN (@IGN) July 12, 2022
The trailer shows a Korean warrior fighting his way through various enemies, humans and undead. According IGNAs a preview, developer Action Square captured a professional Korean sword dancer in motion to inspire the animations and combat system. As Kingdom is also a period story, the team paid particular attention to the reproduction of historical details for the clothing and locations for Kingdom: The Blood. Netflix calls the game a “zombie RPG”. It will feature a story mode, an arcade-like conquest mode, and PVP battles. Players can create their own character and customize it.
The Kingdom TV show created in 2019 and based on the manhwa The realm of the gods by Kim Eun-hee and Yang Kyung-il. The story takes place during the Joseon period in Korea, around 1595 AD. Crown Prince Lee Chang discovers an unnatural plague that resurrects the dead as zombies. Amid the chaos, political conspiracies and dark secrets endanger the future of the earth. two seasons of Kingdom are available to stream on Netflix, as well as Kingdom: Northern Ashina prequel spin-off.
Kingdom: The Blood is in development for PC and mobile platforms. Netflix did not specify a release window. Netflix is also working on a new Castlevaniabased on anime series.