Next Games Makes the Heroes of AMC’s The Walking Dead Playable in The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land
Take on the Apocalypse as Fan-Favorites like Daryl, Rick, Michonne, Carol and more
Next Games Teams Up with YouTubers at Comic-Con International to Reveal Their Favorite TV Show Characters
San Diego, CA – July 21, 2016 – Next Games has announced at Comic-Con International that the heroes of AMC’s hit series The Walking Dead, including Daryl, Rick, Michonne, Carol and many more, are now playable characters in The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land, the official mobile game of the blockbuster TV show.
“We are very excited to continue working with AMC to make The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land an experience that is true to this one-of-a-kind TV universe,” said Saara Bergström, CMO at Next Games. “For years, viewers have seen these complex characters through countless triumphs and challenges, and it’s incredibly rewarding to offer fans new ways to engage with those adventures.“
Next Games is teaming up with NoahJ456, SsssniperWolf, FaZe Rug and five other prominent YouTube personalities for a big Comic-Con International in-game event starting Thursday, July 21. Each content creator will unlock their favorite TV show character during an eight-day campaign.
The cast and producers of AMC’s The Walking Dead will participate in a panel discussion at Comic Con on Friday, July 22 at 1:00 p.m. PT in Hall H. In addition, fans can visit AMC’s The Walking Dead-themed booth (#4237) in the Convention Center, to take photos of themselves among Negan’s (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) infamous “lineup” from the season six finale.
Nearly 15 million players have immersed themselves in the life and death struggle of The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land. It gives fans an unparalleled experience inside the world of this thrilling series with cinematic graphics, intense turn-based combat, intuitive touchscreen gameplay and unique connections to its story.
Download the game on the App Store and Google Play: http://www.getnomandsland.com
Based on the comic book series written by Robert Kirkman and published by Image Comics, “The Walking Dead” reigns as television’s most watched drama for Adults 18-49. “The Walking Dead” tells the story of the months and years that follow after a zombie apocalypse, and follows a group of survivors, led by police officer Rick Grimes, who travel in search of a safe and secure home. The series is executive produced by showrunner Scott M. Gimple, Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, David Alpert, Greg Nicotero and Tom Luse.
About Next Games
Next Games, the developers of the critically acclaimed The Walking Dead: No Man’s Land, redefines the way franchise entertainment transforms into highly engaging mobile games played together with friends and fellow fans. Next Games has assembled a veteran team with a profound love for games and a burning desire to develop lasting global entertainment. The 70-people-strong company is funded by an elite list of investors and headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, at the heart of mobile games development. www.nextgames.com