Moving Pixels Podcast

The Undead Invade New Austin

by G. Christopher Williams

29 November 2010

Zombies are slow, and gunslingers are fast. Is that still formula enough for terror?
 

This week we seek to answer that age old question: is everything better with zombies?

Zombies have invaded Rockstar’s version of the Old West in Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare.  So, this week the Moving Pixels podcast crew consider the tweaked mechanics and otherworldly cast of this unexpected hybrid of genres.
  

This podcast is also available via iTunes.

 

Additional discussion of Undead Nightmare and Red Dead Redemption:

Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare: A Little Incompetence Goes a Long Way by G. Christopher Williams

Red Dead Redemption Critiques Turn of the Last Century America by G. Christopher Williams

Father’s Day Is Over, But Daddy Issues Remain in Bioshock 2 and Red Dead Redemption by G. Christopher Williams

Red Dead Redemption: The Perfect Ending Makes You Care by Rick Dakan

Character Flaws in Red Dead Redemption by Rick Dakan

Red Dead Redemption: A Linear Open World by Nick Dinicola

Moving Pixels Podcast: Red Dead Redemption Part 1 by the Moving Pixels Podcast Crew

Moving Pixels Podcast: Red Dead Redemption Part 2 by the Moving Pixels Podcast Crew

 

Our podcast contributors:

Rick Dakan is a regular contributor to the Moving Pixels blog as well as to the Gamma Testing podcast.

G. Christopher Williams is the Multimedia Editor at PopMatters.com.  You can find his weekly updates featured at the Neuromance blog.

Nick Dinicola is also a regular contributor to the Moving Pixels blog.

Thomas Cross contributes frequently to the Multimedia section at PopMatters.com, and he also pens the Diamond in the Rough column for GameSetWatch.

 

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