Point and click zombie action!
Telltale Games is noted for its award-winning excellence in the point and click style of adventure games. If you grew up with Sierra On-Line and LucasArts games this one will bring back fond memories of this style of gaming. The Walking Dead is not a first-person shooter. Instead, Telltale uses a modified version of its standard point and click mechanic. The tension is built through the use of pacing, events, camera angles and the overall dramatic scenario. Death is the final consequence.
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