No matter how many different versions of the virtual zombie apocalypse you've experienced, there's always another one shambling along, waiting to make you abandon your car in the road and band together with a rag-tag group of other survivors. Deadlight is out now on Xbox Live Arcade, and we've jumped, shimmied, and all-out sprinted our way through to the end. On the way, we picked up some helpful combat tips and found some nifty secrets that'll help you get more out of this grim vision of the future. Read on, enjoy, and share!
Always keep an eye out for opportunities to stray off the beaten path. Memories and journal pages await! #DeadlightTips
Some bodies can be searched more than once. Watch for corpses that keep glowing after the first pass. #DeadlightTips
Get by zombies easily by yelling from an elevated spot, waiting for them to gather, then jumping over. #DeadlightTips
All of the IDs you find on bodies are the names of infamous murderers and serial killers. #DeadlightTips #KindOfSpooky
The Back button screen and the Select Scene menu show you how many collectibles remain on a given level. #DeadlightTips
There is one hidden handheld game per chapter in Deadlight. These retro delights are as incongruous as they are old-school, and you can grab some easy achievements by playing them. The next three tips tell you where to find 'em.
Find 1st handheld: From the ladder where you get the "RB to slide" tip, jump to the left and enter pipe. #DeadlightTips
Find 2nd handheld: Go under stadium, re-enter arena, jump up to the right. Get up to the rafters! #DeadlightTips
Find 3rd handheld: In enemy base, in 2nd bldg w/falling ceiling, leap from ramp to ladder. Drop to vent. #DeadlightTips
Increase stamina! Scene: Tree House. Enter 1st house, go through door on bottom floor and down ladder. #DeadlightTips
Increase health! Scene: Emergencies. Enter hospital, go through vent, into elevator shaft. Ground floor. #DeadlightTips