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The Most Popular Zombies Video Games Right Now

Updated January 27, 2020 2.1k votes 367 voters 10.0k views21 items

Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular zombie games in 2020. Featuring both old and new games, this list of the most played zombie apocalypse games include some of the most popular horror games right now. What are the top 10 zombie video games today?

Open world zombie games, like Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare, 7 Days to DieProject Zomboid, and State of Decay, keep getting new players, thanks to Twitch streamers and YouTube gaming channels. Other good zombie games trending now include Dead Rising 4, Dying Light: The Following, and Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare.

Vote up the best zombie games everyone should be playing right now, and feel free to add your favorite DLCs and expansion packs that are missing from this list. Games from all consoles (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) are welcome, including mobile and PC games. 

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  • The Last of Us1

    DeveloperNaughty Dog

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game, Survival horror

    The Last of Us is an action-adventure survival horror video game developed by Naughty Dog and...  more
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  • Left 4 Dead 22
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    DeveloperValve Corporation

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter, survival horror

    Left 4 Dead 2 is a cooperative first-person shooter video game, the sequel to Valve...  more
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  • Dying Light: The Following3

    DeveloperTechland

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing, survival horror

    Dying Light: The Following is an expansion pack for the open-world first-person survival...  more
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  • Resident Evil 2 (Remake)4

    DeveloperCapcom

    Genres (Video game)Survival horror

    Resident Evil 2 is a survival horror game developed and published by Capcom. A remake of...  more
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  • The Walking Dead5

    DeveloperTelltale Games

    Genres (Video game)Episodic video game, Adventure, Graphic adventure game

    The Walking Dead is an episodic interactive drama graphic adventure video game developed and...  more
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  • World War Z6
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    DeveloperSaber Interactive

    Genres (Video game)Third-person shooter

    World War Z is a third-person shooter video game developed by Saber Interactive and published...  more
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  • The Walking Dead: The Final Season7

    DeveloperTelltale Games, Skybound Games

    Genres (Video game)Graphic adventure

    The Walking Dead: The Final Season is a 2018 episodic adventure game developed and published...  more
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  • Dying Light8
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    DeveloperTechland

    Genres (Video game)Survival horror, First-person Shooter

    Dying Light is an open-world survival horror video game developed by Polish video game...  more
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  • Dead Island9
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    DeveloperTechland

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing, survival horror

    Dead Island is a 2011 action role-playing survival horror video game developed by Polish...  more
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  • Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare10

    DeveloperRockstar North, Rockstar San Diego

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game

    Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare is an open world, western action-adventure video game...  more
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  • State of Decay11

    DeveloperUndead Labs

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure, survival horror, stealth

    State of Decay is a third person, persistent open world, community-building social simulation,...  more
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  • 7 Days to Die12

    DeveloperThe Fun Pimps

    Genres (Video game)Survival horror

    7 Days to Die is a survival horror video game set in an open world developed by The Fun Pimps....  more
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  • Days Gone13
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    DeveloperSIE Bend Studio

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure, survival horror

    Days Gone is an action-adventure game developed by SIE Bend Studio and published by Sony...  more
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  • Dead Island: Riptide14

    DeveloperTechland

    Genres (Video game)Action role-playing, survival horror

    Dead Island: Riptide is an action role-playing survival horror video game and stand-alone...  more
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  • Dead Rising 415

    DeveloperCapcom Vancouver

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

    Dead Rising 4 is an action-adventure video game developed by Capcom Vancouver and published by...  more
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  • DayZ16
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    DayZ

    2012

    DeveloperDean Hall

    Genres (Video game)Survival horror, Tactical shooter

    DayZ is an award winning 2012 multiplayer open world survival horror mod designed by Dean Hall...  more
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  • Project Zomboid17
    Project Zomboid is an open world survival horror video game in alpha stage development by...  more
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  • Dying Light 218
    Dying Light 2 is an open-world first-person zombie apocalyptic-themed action role-playing...  more
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  • Rise of the Tomb Raider: Blood Ties19

    DeveloperCrystal Dynamics

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure game

    Rise of the Tomb Raider is an upcoming action-adventure video game and the sequel to the 2013...  more
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  • Urban Dead20

    DeveloperKevan Davis

    Genres (Video game)Zombie Film, Interactive fiction, Survival horror, Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

    Urban Dead is a free-to-play HTML/text-based massively multiplayer online role-playing game...  more
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  • Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare21

    DeveloperInfinity Ward

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter

    Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is a 2016 first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity...  more
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