About Totally Accurate Battle Zombielator (TABZ)
TABZ - An April Fools Joke Gone Crazy
A wacky physics-based first-person zombie shooter perfect for all ages.
Totally Accurate Battle Simulator ... with Zombies
Totally Accurate Battle Zombielator (TABZ) is based on Totally Accurate Battle Simulator (TABS), a chaotic physics-based simulation with a big emphasis on strategy. TABZ was developed by Landfall Games in just 10 days. It was an April Fool's joke, but it takes all the fun components of its TABS and throws in hordes of zombies.
Survive the Zombie Horde
The first thing is to acknowledge is that the developers at Landfall don't take themselves too seriously. TABZ is all about goofy ragdoll physics and having a good time.
Players must scavenge for loot and strategically work together to kill as many zombies as possible.
As previously mentioned, the game was released as an April Fools joke, and when you play the game, you'll see exactly why.
As you explore the various in-game maps, you will encounter different types of zombies running through the game's formidable world. Players must scavenge for loot and strategically work together to kill as many zombies as possible. However, the true goal is simple - do what it takes to survive.
Concept Rating: 4/5
Goofy Graphics and Outlandish Sound Effects
The graphics in the game resemble a mediocre flash game, however, the physics-based engine makes the mechanics and movement feel lifelike. The dramatic action scenes of the colorful zombies exploding after being shot are hilarious. It is good to note that is also no gore which makes the game great for gamers of all ages.
The sound effects in the game are equally goofy. The battle music, intense as it is, makes the battles feel even goofier than the gameplay. The zombies even grunt and have quirky idiosyncrasies which add a lot to the humor of the game.
Graphics & Audio Rating: 4/5
Movements and Actions
In TABZ, players have the option to play in multiplayer mode. With intuitive keyboard commands, players explore the various maps, strategically shoot-and-loot countless zombies, and tackle giant zombie bosses with friends.
A unique component of the game is that players encounter different types of zombies. From your typical slow-moving "braaaaaaains" shouting zombies to cheetah-like sprinters and even huge zombie bosses. You never know what kind of zombie is going to cross your path.
With intuitive keyboard commands, players explore various maps, strategically shoot-and-loot countless zombies, and tackle giant zombie bosses with friends.
Whatever a player might encounter, the ridiculous ragdoll physics will leave you laughing as you destroy zombies, loot them, and continuously upgrade your gear to prepare you for the hard times ahead.
Another positive gameplay component is that the level of difficulty progresses throughout the game. The more zombies you kill, the bigger and more ferocious they seem to get. This is why stealth, strategy, and protecting your loot are vital to survival.
Gameplay Rating: 4/5
Is TABZ Worth Playing?
Fans of Totally Accurate Battle Simulator are sure to appreciate this zombie-filled spoof of the game. Also, if you are looking for a unique free-to-play first-person shooter zombie survival game, TABZ is definitely worth giving a try. Particularly, if you have a friend who would like to go on a relatively engaging loot-and-shoot adventure with you.
Replay Value: 3/5