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CMON Posts Marvel Zombies Design Diary #3

Everyone's being turned into a zombie. That includes the mightiest of heroes. But it's not all downsides with the zombie plague. Check out the different traits zombies get in Marvel Zombies: A Zombicide Game, the new game coming soon from CMON

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I want to experience it firsthand. I want to know what it feels like to be turned!" - Reed Richard, Earth 2149

One of the trickiest elements in adapting Zombicide into the Marvel Zombies setting is the nature of its Super Heroes. In Zombicide you take on the role of the every-man, utilizing whatever scavenged supplies and weapons you can to survive. Here, we are dealing with specific Super Heroes, each with a specific arsenal and iconic skillset. So, how do you keep the “search and procure” themes of the original Zombicide while staying true to the nature of Marvel Zombies?

Michael Shinall here, co-designer of Marvel Zombies: A Zombicide Game, and that question is exactly what we’re going to dive into today.