The Walking Dead: Zombie Hunter is a first-person shooter Plug-and-Play TV game, based on characters from The Walking Dead TV series. It was released in the fall of 2012


In this game players must rescue urban survivors from a zombie apocalypse. Players use shotguns, rifles, and crossbows to kill waves of zombies that lurch toward the screen; enemies emit green splashes of blood when hit. Bonuses are awarded for successful headshots, and players lose points for shooting/killing unarmed civilians. Red blood effects appear on screen when players' character incurs damage.


Includes dozens of levels of action and game play across thee modes:[1]

  • Story Mode: Allows the player to go through three different acts or levels with a story line attached. Has seven stages, each with three acts. Act 1 has three scenes while acts 2 and 3 have two
  • Horde Mode: This is the survival mode, where how long you can survive the undead hordes
  • Free Play Mode: Replay any previously played scene from the three story mode acts without having to play all of story mode again

Story Mode

  • Act 1, Scene 1: Hunted
    • Primary Objective: Get to the River
    • Bonus Objective: Get 10 headshots in a row
  • Act 1, Scene 2: Surrounded
    • Primary Objective: Find shelter
    • Bonus Objective: Kill 15 walkers with the crossbow
  • Act 1, Scene 3: Holed In
    • Primary Objective: Make it out of the forest
    • Bonus Objective: Survive using only the shotgun
  • Act 2, Scene 1: Disoriented
    • Primary Objective: Make it to the highway
    • Bonus Objective: Get 25 headshots in a row
  • Act 2, Scene 2: Drive-By
    • Primary Objective: Get to the City Limits
    • Bonus Objective: Finish the scene without dying
  • Act 3, Scene 1: Contact
    • Primary Objective: Survive the streets of Atlanta
    • Bonus Objective: Get 15 headshots in a row
  • Act 3, Scene 4: Survivors
    • Primary Objective: Protect Glenn
    • Bonus Objective: Finish without getting hurt

2-Player Mode

Zombies takes multiples shots. The player who gets the last shots on the zombie gets credit for the kill.


  • Crates: Shoot crates to reveal items.
    • Items: Shoot an item to pick it up.
  • Barrels: Shoot barrels to blow them up.
  • Civilians: Free civilians by shooting the Walkers around them. Don't shoot the civilians.
  • Walkers: Shoot Walkers in the head to kill them. Some will require multiple headshots.


The game is submitted for an ESRB “T for Teen” video game rating.[2][3]




  1. Walking Dead Zombie Hunter – Fill Those Zombies Full of Lead Pixels (Review)
  2. Mike Fahey, If Any Property Needs "Deluxe Plug It In & Play TV Games" It’s The Walking Dead, Kotaku, (January 9, 2012).
  3. Press release: JAKKS Pacific Brings AMC’s “The Walking Dead” to Life with a Licensing Agreement for Deluxe Plug and Play TV Games, JAKKS Pacific, Inc. via Business Wire News Releases, (January 9, 2012).
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