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April 2, 2013

The War Z servers hacked again

Hammerpoint Interactive’s zombie survival game The War Z seems to attract controversy and today it’s once again the subject of hacking with news that the game’s forums and user accounts were hacked. Despite the hacking,…


February 28, 2013

The War Z returns to Steam, still a bit misleading

It’s one you’ve all been waiting for, I’m sure. Yes, The War Z has made its triumphant return to Steam, after being pulled from the service back in December 2012 on the grounds that the…


January 21, 2013

The War Z Review

The War Z Review

Oh boy. Some context: in 2012, a mod designed by Dean ‘Rocket’ Hall for the 2009 military sim Arma II was released. It was called DayZ and it turned Arma II into a multiplayer, zombie-survival…


January 4, 2013

The War Z servers come under attack

It’s been not a good start to 2013 for Hammerpoint Intereractive and The War Z as their servers have come uner attack from hackers. As of last night, the War Z servers have been under…



December 21, 2012

War Z patched – Players find themselves banned

It’s really not been a good week for the War Z team at Hammerpoint Interactive. This evening they deployed a new patch which fixes the following: Early revive was removed Revive time is set to…


December 20, 2012

The War Z debacle depresses DayZ creator

DayZ’s creater Dean Hall has retreated into his shell on the back of all the War Z controversy which ultimately led to the removal of War Z from steam a couple of days ago. For…


December 19, 2012

Steam removes The War Z from sale, offers full refunds

Valve has responded to the controversy surrounding The War Z’s sudden and misleading launch on the digital download service by “temporarily” removing the game from sale and offering dissatisfied customers a full refund. The War…



December 18, 2012

The War Z receives hostile Steam release

The War Z receives hostile Steam release

At the end of last month Hammerpoint Interactive revealed that their zombie survival gamer The War Z would be coming to steam. Today the game went live on Steam and has received an incredibly hostile reception…



November 20, 2012

IncGamers Plays: The War Z

This week in “IncGamers Plays”, Peter, Tim and Paul take on the zombie hordes as they check out the online zombie survival title The War Z from Hammerpoint Interactive. Sneaking about the place and scrambling…


November 7, 2012

Hammerpoint delays The War Z clan update to combat hackers

If there’s one thing you don’t want to encounter in the cut-and-thrust world of sandbox zombie survival MMOs, it’s pesky hackers. Staying alive is hard enough as it is, without someone cheating their way to…