Contagion isn't your average Zombie Shooter but instead takes a more realistic and different approach to the popular genre with unique characters, environments, weapons, items, and a built in system that makes every round completely unpredictable with resources, objectives, and paths ever changing.
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12月25日

12 Free Games in our Winter Holiday Stream & Giveaway! Going live in 30!



As we said in our previous Announcement. We are celebrating the Holidays and our Community who have always been there for us by Streaming and Giving away 12 of the most popular games on Steam. Most of the games are installed (I miss my Japanese Bandwidth) and so we're going to start asap here in 30mins via http://www.twitch.tv/tatsur0 so if you're interested in winning a free game be sure to visit our twitch channel and follow us then wait for the keyword to enter. More details will be explained during the Stream.

The 12 Games Being Given Away Today/Tomorrow/However long it takes!

























Catch our Stream and Potentially Win a Free Game Today!


We also stream our Official Contagion "Friday Frenzy" and/or "Contagious Gaming" via our Twitch.Tv Account at- http://www.twitch.tv/tatsur0 every Friday @ 5:00PM PST/PDT (GMT- 8:00) -Click here for current time- and will pass out one or more free copies of Contagion during the Stream!

Contagion is now on Sale at $4.99 or $14.99 for a 4-Pack


We will try to hit as many timezones as possible as we know not all our fans are on one continent.



-The Contagion Team

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12月25日

Official Contagion - Winter Holiday Stream & Giveaway! 12 of the Most Wanted Games!



We are pleasantly surprised to see that we got featured on Christmas Day! We've handed out a number of Steam Gift Cards this month to friends and family and hope to see many purchasing the significantly discounted price of the 4-Pack but our bigger announcement is below!

We'd like to thank all of our faithful followers and the Contagion Community for all the support you've shown us throughout 2014 and for many long before we ever released!

We would not be here without all of you and we're consistently working towards a more enjoyable and well rounded experience with Contagion as we've promised. We've been able to invest most of the years earnings back into the Company both to finalize Contagion as we've discussed including the Lobby System for joining servers with your friends, A sense of progression while playing, New Achievements, our upcoming Free DLC Bundles (which each include 4 New Characters, 4 New Weapons, 2 New Maps, and a New Game-Mode), and more but also to work on our NextGen title currently code-named "Project Ageless" which I will say now is not delaying any work on Contagion whatsoever!

I am unfortunately alone these Holidays as I wait for Immigration to get their act together and allow my Wife, 2 Daughters, and Son to enter the US and so I wish to spend today (Christmas for many/A Holiday for others) with my friends and so many of you I hope to meet one day at one of our Expo's and/or Events!

While the rest of the team has scheduled their day to fit in work today on Contagion some may find time to join me in a 12 Game Stream & Giveaway to celebrate our Success thanks to all of you and our future as well as today of all days! The guys are hard at work on the upcoming Free DLC (Release Date will be Announced soon and I'll likely leak the intended date during the Stream a couple times... need more egg nog) so I will not pull any who are hard at work but all are welcome to join me and take a break (remember they were not asked to work today!).

2014 Winter Holiday Stream & Giveaway Games

Today we will be giving away 12 games via raffle after each presentation/playthrough on our Stream at http://www.twitch.tv/tatsur0 and those games are presented below. To be eligible to win you must be a follower of our Twitch Channel and be ready for the raffle!

All 12 Games are being prepared and so this is just a heads up that we will be playing these games later today and handing out a free copy! We will announce the time soon! Hoping to start the stream in about an hour!

























Catch our Stream and Potentially Win a Free Game Today!


We also stream our Official Contagion "Friday Frenzy" and/or "Contagious Gaming" via our Twitch.Tv Account at- http://www.twitch.tv/tatsur0 every Friday @ 5:00PM PST/PDT (GMT- 8:00) -Click here for current time- and will pass out one or more free copies of Contagion during the Stream!

Contagion is now on Sale at $4.99 or $14.99 for a 4-Pack


Remember to keep an eye out for an Announcement stating what time we will begin today!



-The Contagion Team

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What they're saying about Contagion

"Contagion aims to save the zombie game genre from itself" -GamesBeat
"Contagion does have a small role to play in the great gaming zombie apocalypse. I quite like it." -RockPaperShotgun
"Contagion is a gory, addictive horror game that’s well worth its $20 price tag" -Bloody-Disgusting
"Contagion presents a tense survival based horror game" -Canadian Online Gamers
"Barlowe Square is one of the best levels featured in a multiplayer game" -Hooked Gamers

Dynamic Gameplay

- Each play through is never the same with our built-in randomization system that changes the game/round each time you play!

State Of The Art Gore

- Our advanced gibbing system will immerse you into the game with limbs and organs being blown or hacked off!

Immersive Sound Effects

- Realistic ambient and sound effects that instantly draw you into the games dark apocalyptic atmosphere!

Traditional Zombies

- Slow moving undead that can only be truly laid to rest with a bullet to the brain or enough wasted lead in their body wasting away the ability to function.

Extensive Survival Equipment

- Over 28 vital pieces of equipment from a large selection of firearms, melee weapons, don't forget explosives, support items, tools, and much more to be added!

Unique Game Modes

- Choose from a multitude of classic and new game-modes that require co-op and survival skills in which you escape, extract civilians or hunt each other! Not to mention our Panic modes, upcoming Flatline (Survival) mode and more!

Stop paying more

- We will be releasing new content and 2 DLC Bundles in 2014... For Free! This was decided in 2010. Once you own Contagion you will never have to pay for updates or DLC bundles we develop for it... Ever.

システム要件

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows® 7 32/64-bit / Vista 32/64 / XP 32/64
    • Processor: 2.4 GHz Intel Dual Core Processor
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX® 9 compatible video card with 256 MB, Shader model 2.0. ATI X800, NVidia 6600 or better
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 7 GB HDD Space
    • Sound: DirectX 9.0c Compatible
    • Hardware: Mouse & Keyboard
    • Other Requirements: Broadband Internet Connection
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows® 7 64-bit / Vista 64-bit / XP 32/64
    • Processor: 2.4 GHz Intel Dual Core Processor
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX® 9 compatible video card with 512 MB, Shader model 3.0. ATI X1600, NVidia 7600 or better
    • DirectX®: 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 7 GB HDD Space
    • Sound: DirectX 9.0c Compatible
    • Hardware: Mouse & Keyboard
    • Other Requirements: Broadband Internet Connection
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基本的にこのゲーム、ゾンビがゆっくり歩いていきます。走ってくるゾンビはいません。なので、3匹くらいのゾンビならば落ち着いてヘッドショットを狙って対処できます。ヘッドショットならば一撃でゾンビが死ぬので、とても爽快であり、自分がFPSをうまくなったように錯覚できます。

ただし、ゾンビの数が10を超えはじめるとだんだん落ち着いてはいられなくなります。弾倉の弾を撃ち切ったあと、リロード中にゾンビがだんだんと迫ってくる緊迫感はなかなかの物があります。そして、ゾンビの数が30を超えると…明らかに手持ちの弾がゾンビの数より少ない事に気づくでしょう。弾切れ=行動不能に近く、そうなったらもうお終いです。そんな状態にならないように常に手持ちの弾の数に気をかけ、建物の隅々まで弾が落ちてないか探し回り、出現するゾンビは仲間に任せ最低限の弾は確保しておく、そんなこすからいサバイバルが求められます。

しかも、このゲームはオンラインがメインなので、色々な人とプレイする事になります。

・ひたすら先行して弾を全部独占した上で、大量のゾンビに囲まれて死ぬ人(他の人が弾不足になります)
・グループからはぐれて単独行動を取って死ぬ人。
・仲間への誤射からいざかいに発展し殺しあう人(高難易度の場合、これが原因でグループが全滅します)
・わざとゾンビが大量にいる区画を解放し、仲間を危険にさらして楽しむ人。

他のゲームではストレスになりそうな人々ですが、ゾンビ映画にはお決まりのパターンであり…ああ、こういうキャラいるいる…みたいに思えて、これらのトラブルが起きるとなぜか楽しくなってきたりします。また、自分が死ぬとゾンビとして生まれ変わる事ができプレイヤーを襲う事ができるのですが、なぜか必死にプレイヤーを道連れにしたくなります。ああ、ゾンビはこういう気持ちなんだ、なるほど。などと妙に納得してしまったりします。

というわけで、ウォーキングデッドとか、ドーンオブザデッドとかそういうゾンビ物映画の雰囲気が好きな人にはかなりお勧めのゲームです。
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21 人中 16 人 (76%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 50.0 時間
投稿日: 8月30日
バイオハザードのアウトブレイクをFPSにしたようなゲームです。
エスケープモードでは、脱出するためにキーアイテムを
集めながら、進めていきます。

武器の種類が豊富で、レンチ、斧、ナイフなど、
比較的に身近にあるものを打撃武器としてつかったり、
ハンドガンやショットガンやライフルなどの銃器もあります。

弾薬の数が余り設置されていないため、
弾がなくなった武器は捨てて、新しい武器を
手に入れて使うスタイルが、アウトブレイクそのものです。
(アイテムの所持数が4個までなのも同じ)

敵は今のところゾンビしか出てきていませんが、
攻撃方法は殴るのとつかみかかってくるの2種類のみです。
動きも歩くか、歩くと走るの中間くらいのスピードです。

それじゃ全然怖くないんじゃないか?って思うかもしれません。
しかし、大量にいて気がつくといつの間にか、
周りを囲まれていて、あっけなく死んでしまいます。

その理由は他のFPSやバイオハザードにはある、
あるものがないせいです。それは照準のマーカーや、
レーザーサイトがついていないのです。

つまり、プレイヤーは銃の照準を本物の銃で、
あわせるように狙いをつけて銃を撃つわけです。

レーザーサイトなどがついていれば、簡単にあてられる標的も、
なしだと、とりあえず当てるだけならいけますが・・・
ヘッドショットでは一撃で倒せますが、それ以外では中々倒せないのです。

上のほうにも書きましたが弾薬の数が少ないのです。
必然的に集中して狙って当てることになります。

そんな状況で、いきなり囲まれてしまうと、
焦って頭に弾が当たらなくなり、無駄撃ちが増えて、
結果的に弾がなくなり、おいつめられて終了です。

この辺の難易度の高さもアウトブレイクに似ています。
とにかく、やりごたえのあるホラーゲームをやりたい。
サバイバル感を味わいたい人には、とてもオススメのゲームです。
逆に難しいゲームは・・・ってかたには、オススメ出来ません。

最後にマルチプレイが最大16人で出来るのが魅力的ですが、
ユーザーがサーバーを建てるタイプなので、
鍵をつけてプライベートなco-opを望む場合、
少し敷居が高くなってしまいます。

既に建てられているサーバーにお邪魔して、
プレイする分には、問題ありません。
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記録時間: 13.4 時間
投稿日: 8月29日
NMRIHのリアルバージョン。まぁ怖いゲームですけど。ゾンビ系(バイオハザード)などが好きという方は大歓迎なゲーム。
今月のweekend dealでプレイしてみましたが、凄く面白い。ソロ(シングル)でプレイがあるのが良い
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3 人中 3 人 (100%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 16.4 時間
投稿日: 9月9日
少ない装備と圧迫するアイテム、配置が毎度変わる為中々面白いゲームだと思います。
封鎖された街中などを脱出する為に色々試行錯誤してる感は個人的に気に入ってます(若干一本道ですが)
スマホに次の目的やヒントが表示される為ゲーム進行自体はさほど困る事は無いと思う。

し か し ・ ・ ・
あくまで英語をある程度読み解ける必要がある為読み解けないと先に進めなくなったりするので、
その辺は慣れが必要だと思うし仕方ない事だと思います。

また、武器種は多いとは言えないがゲーム全体としてみると適量ではないかと自分は思います。
若干かたよりがある為一定の装備で固定化するとは思いますがその辺はまぁ仕方ない。
個人的にはもう少し工具の使い道を広げてくれればよりゲームの方向性的にマッチして良いのではと思うので今後に期待です。
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2 人中 2 人 (100%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 1.4 時間
投稿日: 8月30日
スマートフォンは新鮮味があるけど、情報が毎回同じなので目的地までの距離測るぐらいしか見ない。
目的が分かりづらいのとゲーム毎にルートが代わるので作業にはならないが面倒に感じる。

死ぬとゾンビ側になれるので、味方のゾンビを呼んで生存者を追い詰めよう
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6 人中 4 人 (67%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 5.0 時間
投稿日: 9月3日
ゾンビcoopゲー ソースエンジンを使っており物理演算もすごい ひとりでやると死ぬけど みんなでやればたのしい

調べれば出てくるけどポート解放のやりかた
プライベートサーバーの立て方

ポート開放 TCP 27015-27020 がデフォ
フォルダにある contagionds_launch.bat をクリックして起動
コマンドで sv_password "設定したいパスワード" と入力
コマンドで map "設定したいマップ名" を入力

2ch有志のカキコミより抜粋
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9 人中 5 人 (56%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 22.0 時間
投稿日: 9月13日
Kick Starterのキャンペーンでアルファからやった感想(Twitterにだらだら書いたのをほぼそのまま貼り付け)
勘違いとかあるかもしれないので注意

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Contagionはいつの間にか実装された感染システムへの対抗手段が一切ないのがヤバイと思う。
10%の確率で感染。感染した場合はかなりはやい。症状の悪化により死亡ゾンビ化。治療などの対抗手段は一切ない。
ライフなくなって死ぬよりも感染して死ぬほうが早くなってる。

グレネードがほかのゲームにおけるC4並みの威力があるせいで、遮蔽物がないと結構離れても重症を負う。
ただしFFがオフだと味方は爆心地にいようと無傷。
アーマーゾンビが硬すぎて銃弾での処理が苦しすぎる。が、そのための爆発物(なおスレッジハンマー3発で倒せる模様)

毎回マップ構成とアイテム配置が違うおかげでタノシミルワ

ゾンビ化したプレイヤーは周りのゾンビを15人まで指揮下に置くことが可能(なお生存者が近すぎると指示できなくなる模様)。
指示によっては整列とかできるからかわいい。
叫ぶようなモーションの行動をとると、周囲15mほどのゾンビの動きが止まる謎システム搭載。
生存者の進むべき道がわかる。あくまで襲うため。
Co-opだとゾンビの指示、動きの停止、道の簡易探知ができるため完全に特殊能力者としての転生。

神ゲー

後は弾の受け渡しが楽にできるシステムと、ユーザーメイドのマップが増えるだけで完成といえるくらいおもしろい。

Left 4 DeadとKilling FloorとNo More Room in Hellを足して平均したみたいなゲーム
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雑に書いたけど、確実によいアップデートを繰り返しているゲームだと思います。
prophunt氏の「ユーザーが欲しがっているものを確実に実装しようとしてる気がする」という考えに賛成
Co-opするなら5人くらいがいいかなーと思いました。
ただゾンビが本気で襲うつもりなら、もう少し人数増やす事で大体パニックで死ぬし、たぶん普通に戦えると思います。
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6 人中 3 人 (50%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 0.3 時間
投稿日: 8月31日
無料期間中にプレイしたこの"Contagion"
内容はゾンビゲーで他のプレイヤー達と協力して生き残るゲーム
選べるゲームモードも多く結構出来がいいと感じる

プレイしてみた結果 無料ゲーの No more room in hell の強化版という表現が一番近い
ゾンビゲーが欲しい人・KFやL4D に飽きた人にオススメかと

何故かマップロード中にRuntime Errorで落ちる謎......
クソPCだとこうなってしまうのか......?

※Co-opプレイが可能
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14 人中 7 人 (50%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 145.2 時間
投稿日: 6月29日
このゲームはカウンターストライクオンライン(CSO)のゾンビモード+αみたいなゲームかな。ほとんど外人さんで日本人はコミュニティを含めて20数人しかいませんが外国の方と一緒に遊べたり殺されたりして面白いと思います。さらにCSOよりマップが複雑になっていて、どこからゾンビが襲ってくるのか分からないので常に緊張している状況を味わうことが出来ます。またCSOのゾンビモードのプレイの仕方とほぼ同じなのでキャンパーが必然的に増えるのはしょうがないことです。
他にもPvPや他のプレイヤーと協力して脱出するモードなどがあります。
※日本のwikiはありませんがコミュニティがありますので、そちらを参考してください。  
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317 人中 280 人 (88%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 37.8 時間
投稿日: 10月31日
I've played this game on and off and I feel like its time for a review after spending some of my time on this game.

Summary:
This is just your typical cliche zombie survival game where your basic objective is to survive (Duh!). You select from a handful of characters to decide who you want to be and go straight to business; shooting zombies and people. There are different modes in the game in which you can play: Escape, hunt, and extract.

Escape:
This is the primary mode that this game was probably built for. It is purely PvE where players come together to find a way out of a selected environment. There are different difficulties to test your skills in both individual and team gameplay. What I found really unique and interesting in this mode was that everytime you played it, it was always some what different every run. Your pathing to the ending of each map was usually different and this somewhat made the game mode fresh everytime.

What I found to be a failure in this mode was that the ending of escape was always the same and my incentive to play again was minimal. There are no rewards for completing and it gets really repititive. Basically all you did was shoot zombies, find objectives, and get out. Another thing was how it could be absurdly difficult at times. Although this was also a reason as to why it was somewhat fun, a lot of the time you would find yourself back tracking to find missing objectives or paths to work your way to the end, all the while wasting ammo on zombies because you had no choice. Another thing was that players could turn into zombies if they were attacked or dead. I could see how dead players who turned to zombies could potentially create a left 4 dead PvP scene where teamwork is key, but the problem is that zombie players could single-handedly wipe out a whole team of players because thats just how strong and difficult a zombie player is to handle (I literally just walk in zig zags and no one could kill me and I would just kill them in like 5 hits). This adds to frustration of playing this mode as if looking for objectives while fighting AI zombies wasn't already a chore. My suggestion would to make this purely PvE and leave PvP for hunt and extract, which I will discuss about next.

Hunt:

If all you want to do is walk around and shoot people or be a zombies and kill people, this is the mode for you. It is purely PvP. Everyone starts out with a basic secondary weapon (handgun) and melee weapon and have to search for weapons that can be found in various areas across a map. While doing so, players will encounter eachother and kill eachother. But again, it can feel repetitive as the sole purpose of this mode is to just walk around killing eachother (Of if you like the classic camping you can do that too) till the round ends with only 1 survivor or the round times out.

Because of how the mode is set up to end, players are basically encouraged to actually camp if they want to win. This can really ruin the fun as some people play it for the action and interactions between finding eachother. You could go AFK in a basement and win the round by doing literally nothing because while you decided to sit like a scared child, other people were actually playing the mode as how it was supposed to be played; by finding and killing eachother. You will find out yourself about how the community may react to you camping if you decide to play this game/mode.

Extract:

This mode is probably one of the least favorable modes in the game. What you do is work as a team to find AI survivors and rescue them to a safe point. Although this sounds potentially challenging or fun, it is again very boring and repititive (in my opinion, of course). There is no real goal in this mode because once you rescue the AIs, you are back to square one; Finding and saving AI's again. You will eventually find yourself leaving the game rooms as you die from zombies and ultimately boredom.

Music/Sounds:

What really shines, in my opinion, is the music and sounds of the game. It is very high quality and really fits the overall theme of the game. It creates an eerie feeling to the game when playing and is what really drew me into the game's atmosphere. Voice acting is great as well, although most of these characters are abit too grumpy and mad (For good reason probably).

Graphics:
The graphics in this game are good if not great. Theres really nothing bad to say about the graphics... Besides sometimes I would enter servers where the game was all choppy at times and looked like I was playing an 8-bit game with low FPS. Other than that, graphics meet basic/standard expectations.

Weapons:
There are plenty of guns/weapons in this game. Honestly, depending on which weapon you have, alot of them are pretty similar in terms of effectiveness. Although you'll probably find some guns to be a lot weaker and useless compared to others ( F****** colt), it isn't really an issue to the game.

Characters:
The handful of characters as I mentioned in the beginning of the review, all have the same value in the game. There is no OP or weak character, it is all preference of how you want to look. Sadly, I would have prefered to be able to customize my own character or let the characters available to have stats so that it would fit people's preferred playstyles. In this game's case, your best bet is to be the black guy (No racism intended) because he best blends into the night and camouflages very well in PvP.

Conclusion: 6.5/10 Rating

Ultimately, what really brought Contagion down is the repititiveness of the game. The replay value of this game is really low, as I have dropped and picked up this game on and off over the year, only playing it every few times a month when I was really bored. Content is slow to release and while there is a steam workshop for this game, there isn't much it has to offer because this game lacks strong popularity within the zombie fan community. You will find yourself picking up this game for about the first hour or so, and then immediatly dropping it if you have no friends to play with.

Thanks if you actually read this long review. Although it seems like im not recommending this game at all, surely it is not the case. This game did have its great and fun values. But it only hit me ever so softly, and I feel that it can be fixed.

Is it worth trying this game? Yes definitely, but get ready to drop it.
Is it worth the money? No, I would recommend buying it on sale.


TL;DR: This game can be fun, but gets boring and repititive too quickly to really be worth its costs. I would still recommend trying it though if you can get it at a low price.
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投稿日: 10月6日
First, I have to say that this game could be awesome. But in fact, it's "just" really good. It clearly doesn't deserve that amount of bad reviews. You just need to train yourself in the solo play mod.

Alright, this game got a complete unbalance in all subject. I will told you the pros and cons [even the neutrals] from this game. Better make a list :

Pros :

+ Really good graphism [considering it uses the Source Engine].
+ Character concept and particular stories.
+ Weapons choice.
+ Sound quality and nice soundtrack.
+ Extraction gamemod.
+ Splitscreen available [another controler, execpt the keyboard, required].
+ Workshop.
+ Steam cards and badges.
+ Voice acting [considering the budget they had to do it].
+ Add-ons very good compatibility.
+ Zombies health which requires to shot at the skull everytime.
+ Escape gamemod.
+ Extraction gamemod survivors auto-debug if they're stuck in a wall or an object.
+ Realism.

Neutrals :

~ Phone [realistic but causes map bugs in Aurora Extraction].
~ Tips [they're not useless, but they could be better].
~ Extraction gamemod survivors pathfinding, speed and aiming.
~ Doors and fences system.
~ Character handling.
~ Somewhat expensive, you'd better wait for the Steam Sales.

Cons :

- No specific tips for the players making their very first game.
- No online teamwork [as this game requires].
- Riot Police zombies. ( ͠° ͟ʖ ͡°)
- System temperatures.
- Gameplay bugs [survivors stuck into shelves....].
- Phone map massive bug during splitscreen in extraction.
- Badly programed ladders.
- Very hard to handle melee weapons.
- Zombies' exaggerated hits anticipation against the players.
- Teamwork isn't possible considering you become a zombie when you die.
- Achievements difficulty.

TL;DR : Do not leave this game after playing a few seconds, it requires to play a lot of time to understand the engine, the bugs and usefull tips to win a game. I only play in splitscreen with a friend or in the solo mod. You should really play the solo for atleast 15 hours to train yourself and understand the subtlety of every game mod.

Thanks for the ones that read till the end.
Here have a hug. (づ。◕‿‿◕。)づ

→ 82/100
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投稿日: 11月4日
I rarely play co-op anything. I'm as much a loner in games as I am IRL. With that being said:

This is a great great great game! I suck at FPS, like really bad, but I LOVE zombies, so I buy just about every zombie game that looks worth while. I'm disapointed with some of them, say "meh.." on a few. But this one is great! As previously stated, I suck, so I played it on easy mode. I was expecting to just walk through the whole thing a few times and get the hang of it before upping the skill level.

Well, I discovered that this game is so well balanced that even in the easiest mode, there where still just a few more bullets available than there where undead. The only way to survive was to use everything available and creep forward slowly. You can't go on a rampage and you can't get careless or you will die.

Graphically, I'm impressed. At first, I was kind of put off by the chick player characters. The Skyrim Nexus has spoiled me. However. I soon realized that it didn't matter because all you see is their hands. The environment though - beautiful.

The music is stellar. It seems to flow seamlessly with what's going on in the game and it definitely sets the mood. It's that rare kind of music that you "feel" whether you want to or not.

Zombies and items are very well placed in game even though they seem to appear in different spots each time I played a level. The stiffs can and do get the drop on you because they can be sneaky. Plus, they can climb fences quickly, crawl under things and through holes. Many times it was dead silent and I turned around in a dark room to shine my flashlight in the face of one. I think I pooped a little.

The only bug I found (04NOV14), and I'll explain why I point it out, is that zombies cast shadows through walls sometimes. I am thankful for this and so are my pants. I point this out because it was the ONLY bug I found. Indi games are typically more pollished (in my experience) than major titles anyway. But this one is really, really nicely done. Not a single CTD, no magical things happening, very very very little clipping (zombies breaking down doors).. When I bought this game, I bought a finished product, and I'm thankful to the developers for that.

I'll definitely be playing this game for a long time to come!

[To the developers] Wonderful job people! Really. If you make another game that sounds like it's even remotely up my alley, I'll buy it without question! (Even if it's not, I'll use your game to give the genere a try.)
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記録時間: 12.6 時間
投稿日: 10月10日
Alrighty,
This game definately doesn't deserve all the bad reviews it's getting.
The Graphics might not be the newest, the Genre might not be a new invention...
BUT. In all honesty this game was definately worth the $5 That I bought it for on the Sale. I ended up buying 6 copies just to share them with friends. There might only be a few maps and game modes but when playing this game with friends you'll get Hours of fun.... Expecially the first few times when you shit your pants as the Zombies break through the doors from all sides.
If you have doubts about this game just wait for the next Sale. It's been on Sale quite often already.
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記録時間: 139.5 時間
投稿日: 10月14日
I would recomend this to anyone who likes LFD1/2 DayZ and No more room in hell.

Its an 8 player coop game with differnt game types: escape, hunted, extraction, panic, spread over a number of differnt maps and the devs appear to be adding more quite regularly.
This game is alot slower then something like LFD, head shots are key to killing the zombies and if you get a bite from a zombie you can turn into one which can make things alot harder for the survivors. (its also ALOT of fun)
It can get crazy with lots of zombies and scary when your the only survivor left trying to make it to the end.

The only negatives to this game are the lack of players: sometimes it can be hard to find a good server but that is also getting better. Also if your new to the game starting out can be really confusing, there isnt anything telling you where to go exactly, you do have a phone that will txt you when objectives are complete but that is about it.

If you like coop zombie games get this! its well worth it.
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記録時間: 10.5 時間
投稿日: 11月2日
+ Impressive visuals; exterior environments look incredible; water/rain effects really stand out and react wonderfully with lighting
+ Cell phone is a great feature that was integrated very well with gameplay
+ Only a handful of game-modes, but many of them are novel and fun with tons of replay value
+ Controlling zombies after death was very well implemented; devs put more thought into this than most games of the genre, and there is an unexpected amount of functionality
+ Maps are surprisingly large and easy to lose yourself in
+ Barricading mechanics are simple and intuitive
+ Game engine is very, very well-optimized; the game runs smoothly
+ Maps change every game; Objectives differ, paths close and open, item/weapon pickups are randomized
+ Voice communications operate on differing channels; survivors use one channel, and player-controlled zombies use another (this adds so much to the game, as player controlled zombies can effectively coordinate against their former companions, basically turning death into the start of a new game with new objectives, on the same map, against other players - VERY fun)
+ None of those endlessly recycled "special" zombies that are so prevalent in other games of the genre (with the exception of a "riot-gear" zombie, but they are just scarce enough to be a minor challenge without the pitfalls of being irritating)

- Melee weapons were not as well done as I've seen in other products of this genre, and they are rarely used; the game places an overwhelming emphasis on firearms
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75 人中 46 人 (61%) がこのレビューが参考になったと投票しました
記録時間: 993.1 時間
投稿日: 6月29日
With its Romero-esque atmosphere, addictive cooperative gameplay, and challenging maps, Contagion is easily my favorite game in the zombie genre. An attentive team of developers have made Contagion a continually enjoyable and improving experience.
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記録時間: 116.4 時間
投稿日: 9月23日
Contagion is going on the right way for a FPS zombie survival game. From the same founder of ZPS, it's worth to try out this COOP game, even better with friends! One free DLC is coming soon and will bring good improvements to the game. Currently with 5 game-modes (Objective; PVP; Coop Extraction and two familiars from ZPS) and 8 different type of characters to choose; including more than 12 types of weapons.

The maps are pretty well made and I known for sure it takes time to create a master piece like that, each rounds the objective and other paths can change on the area, doors can be locked and you must find another way etc. You must walk around to find the items to unlock the paths and complete the mission to escape and win.

For now, I recommend to play this game with friends, you can check out some populated PVP/Objective servers; but for a first try, you should do 'objective' to train your aim and see all the commands for your first experience.

TL;DR

Good co-op game (8 players and pvp servers with 16); free DLC coming in January 2015 with good improvements on the game-play; new animations, weapons and characters and future Linux support! Recommend to play with friends and truly worth it to buy in this price (75% off).

Have fun!
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記録時間: 9.8 時間
投稿日: 8月30日
Following the steps of left 4 dead its a great survival/co op/horror and fun to play with friends game!!!It felt so real( especially when playing with headshet) and makes you use stealth because every single shot counts!!! 9/10 for me :D
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記録時間: 64.1 時間
投稿日: 10月7日
Bought it at early and still haven't regret it. The game is a nice zombie survival shooter, even though it has it's share of bugs and glitches it still offers a great experience.

Story
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The story is a little fuzzy when you start, you pick from a group of survivors and shoved in the middle of a zombie outbreak. In most game modes you are given instructions through your phone by a unknown individual helping you escape the area but of course you need to complete certain tasks let it be taking out a fire to holding a location for a bit. There is of course a few pieces in some of the maps that hint what is going on, as more content comes out the more players will understand or piece together a story about the zombie outbreak.

The developers have also started a comic series free on their site to tell more about the story. It's rather interesting and shows a bit more about the outbreak. It's worth the read.

Gameplay
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The gameplay breaks down to modes and humans vs zombies.

Mode 1 = Escape

This mode is pretty much the story driven type, as you start the map you will be thrown at the start location , from there you follow the text messages on your phone and complete tasks that will lead to your freedom. However there are a few twists, for one if you play online anyone that is killed will become a zombie creating a hard situation to deal with as they are a bit faster and annoying :P , second the objective path will change each round for example one route will have you go through a gun store to the gas station where the next round will get you to enter a threatre and push towards the bank. This randomness adds a bit more fun and reply value to enjoy.

Mode 2 = Hunted

Your shoved in the middle of a free for all. All humans are against each other nothing else matters, ammo is everywhere as well as guns so go out and murder your fellow humans because hey the world is over anyways. Remember though ...everyone you kill will become a zombie that might end up helping you become the last survivor or could be your undoing and lead to your demize.

Mode 3 = Extraction

You are randomly thrown to one of many spawn locations on the map, you may be with fellow survivors if you play online or by yourself. Your mission is straight forward head to a random location which you will find npc survivors needing help, you need to hold the location for a set amount of time then extract them...just remember the further you complete the objectives the more zombies start spawning at the next location one and anyone that dies will become a zombie and are forced to try and stop you from saving those npcs.

Mode 4 = Panic

I can't say much for this one as I haven't been able to find a room for it. It looks rather interesting.

Humans vs Zombies =

Human players have the ability to use melee weapons , guns , med kits and special items such as bolt cutters and keys to progress their story. Humans also have the ability to instant kill zombies with their melee weapon if they sneak behind a zombie which is nicely shown with a kill animation. Humans also have the ability to turn into zombies if they take enough damage or meet the random chance of luck.....as time passes your screen will become grey and your sound will become very quiet until the final moment of your scream in which you turn into those you have been killing this whole time.

Zombie players are nothing special, they aren't L4D special zombies where they take damage or dry hump the survivors to death. When you think about they are very weak, one shot to the head and your dead. However player zombies do have some abilities, one is roar which allows you to call near by zombie npcs to your aid, they will follow you and also you can give them a waypoint to charge. Zombies can also jump, crawl , break down doors and grab players biting them and giving them a chance to join your rank by infection.



Overall
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The game is something different , at times it does feel like the mod No room in hell which is a good thing. The concept and direction of where the game is aiming is awesome however there are many issues such as zombies getting stuck to players abusing broken mechanics such as throwing keys or cards under desks or objects that will force players to a halt as they can't progress forward . The story is also non-existence until the comics came out but then again what zombie game really has the full picture as the concept of a zombie outbreak is always based on the idea of pure chaos and pieces of information which does work out.

Should you buy it
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For coop = Yes it's rather fun and enjoyable
For singleplayer = Not really worth it as it becomes very dry after the second run.
For PVP = if you can get into the 20 player servers it can get pretty crazy and fun. But if your just going for pvp and not big on coop then might want to wait until a sale day.

Final Remark:

My fellow survivor decided to be a jerk by taking all the ammo for everytime of weapon even the ones he didn't have....so I decided to show him the reason why not to be greedy by dragging a mob of zombies into one room which killed me and then grabbed another mob and fellowed the survivor....the end was rather enjoyable as he finally understood that a bathroom wasn't the safest place to hide during a zombie outbreak.
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記録時間: 60.1 時間
投稿日: 9月6日
-Review for release version-

First off, I have no idea why this is getting so many negative reviews. This game is hands down one of my favorite video games *ever*, and not without reason. I'll split this review into three sections:

The Co-op Game Modes

Co-op is IMO, one of the weaker aspects of the game, but even then manages to be pretty good, if co-op is your thing. Extraction is my favorite of the two team modes, where you must find survivors hiding in their homes, defend them from zombies, and get them to the edge of the quarantine zone. The sheer number of zombies pressing in on whatever stronghold you happen to be in is enough to cause panic at the worst of times. Add the zombies ability to climb into the mix, and often you'll watch a friend as a hungry mouth stretches through a window to bite him.

The NPC survivors are admittedly not the brightest, but it's nothing game breaking.

PVP- The Hunt

I know that Contagion is primarily marketed as a co-op game. Do yourself a favor, and play the pvp. It's the best. Playing with friends makes it better than the best, weather you team up and destroy the opposition, or just save a bullet for them. The gamemode is last man standing, with players scavenging for weapons and ammo while hunting each other and avoiding the undead.

This mode is a beautiful mix of stealth and combat, chasing and hiding. Each weapon has it's own niche, and even the weaker ones are often so cool that you can't help but use them. You are forced to make choices on the fly as you hunt your prey, but do your best not to be trapped by the roving hordes. Any gunshot alerts the dead to your location, and players can easily deduce it too by watching the movement patterns of the horde.

Headshots are always an instant kill, with the exception of the sig, which is an instant kill 90% of the time. Choosing between spraying with your assault rifle or taking a careful shot with a crossbow to avoid making noise is the lifeblood of this game.

General gameplay

I struggled not to mention most of this stuff throughout the rest of this review, as it factors into everything else. Too make it short and to the point:

Melee- Simply amazing. Swings take chunks out of zombies and snap their bodies in the direction of your blow. Make sure to aim for the head. Against players, one hit is usually enough to down them, but it's difficult to get in close.

Gunplay- Each gun has a perfect feel and balance based on it's type. Admittedly, in the beginning I thought the hit detection was off, but then I realised the the recoil has more of an effect than I realised. Taking your time for that perfect shot is super-satisfying. Again, zombies lose chunks of flesh, skull, and brains as you shoot them. You can even blast their legs off.

Explosives- Deserves a seperate section, despite having only two tools, the grenade and the IED. Both are VERY powerful, in a good way. If you aren't careful, you'll end up killing yourself. Zombies caught in the blast will often lose their legs but survive, so watch for crawlers.

Gore- As mentioned multiple times before now, the gore is exactly what a zombie game should have. Skulls break, arms are chopped off, legs get blown into nothing. As of the latest update you can even decapitate zombies.

Rating- 8/10, only critisims are that the game needs more maps, and slightly better co-op. You will not regret buying this game.
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