Back 4 Blood Performance: A Worthy Successor To L4D Review

Posted on 2021-10-19 19:22:04 by Thomas De Maesschalck

The Left 4 Dead games were great cooperative fun. For the uninitiated, four players blasted their way through frantic zombie hordes in the L4D games, working together as a team just trying to survive. Developer Turtle Rock Studios, which was acquired by Valve prior to the release of the first game, re-established itself as an independent studio following the release of the second. Now Turtle Rock is back with a third title that's not an actual addition to the Left 4 Dead franchise, but is clearly a spiritual successor nonetheless. Valve still owns the L4D franchise, but that wasn't going to stop Turtle Rock and publisher Warner Bros. Interactive from revisiting the zombie apocalypse co-op shooter genre. Even the title of the latest entry -- Back 4 Blood -- gives more than a nod to its predecessors. The beta weekend back in August was also quite a hit, showing just how hungry gamers are for some cooperative action...

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