A history of zombies in video games

We've put together the following timeline that examines the most important titles depicting zombies from the last 25 years

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2008: Call of Duty: Nazi Zombies

An Unexpected Hit

Upon completion of Treyarch's Call of Duty: World at War, a secret mode unlocks called Nazi Zombies. Despite featuring a straightforward concept -- players defend a room from onrushing zombies with guns and by boarding up windows -- Nazi Zombies becomes a huge success. Due to Nazi Zombies' popularity, Treyarch releases three separate downloadable map-pack expansions, which also introduce things like flaming canines and monkey-shaped bombs that attract undead Nazis.

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