Synopsis of the App
With over 800,000 participating runners, Zombies, Run! is an immersive running game that puts you in the middle of a zombie adventure.
Platform and Price
$3.99: Apple, Android
4 out of 5
- Includes 40 missions.
- Engages your imagination while working out.
- Works at any speed outside or on a treadmill. Walk, jog or run wherever you want, as long as you like.
- Game unfolds automatically – no buttons to press push – just put on your headphones.
- Optional "Zombie Chases" mode is the app's interval training option that requires you to speed up, evade the zombies and work up a sweat.
- Easily mix in your music with the story.
- Automatically detects playlists on the phone – no need to download or sync music.
- Collect food, water and base building supplies like power cables and first aid kits as you run.
- Uses the phone's GPS to integrate your location into the game.
- Set up distance tracking using GPS, accelerometer or constant speed as preferred.
- Share runs with friends on Facebook and Twitter
- Share and view your workouts online via the free ZombieLink service.
- Provides tutorials on building the base and how to get started in the game.
- Easy to cheat. The story continues and you can collect supplies even if you don't walk or run.
- Infrequent/mild profanity and frequent/intense realistic violence throughout.
- Accelerometer mode for distance tracking can dramatically decrease battery life.
- Must purchase new missions once you run through seasons 1 and 2.
Zombies, Run! is perfect for gamers, zombie enthusiasts and those who need a little extra motivation on the course. The app accommodates runners at any level.