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A Way to be Dead multiplayer port coming at launch

a way to be dead asymmetrical multiplayer game coming to linux at launch with windows pc

A Way to be Dead asymmetrical multiplayer game coming to Linux at launch with Windows PC. Thanks to details from the developer Crania Games. The game just released last month via Steam Early Access.

Crania Games developer will let you choose to fight in the infestation. But you can also become a zombie and kill anything that walks. So it’s your choice, but the A Way to be Dead fun is mandatory. And so is Linux support, according to the recent developer reply.

We focused to content on PC while we are Early Access. After full release, we would like to port our game to consoles and Linux.

This is the comment recently posted in the Discussion thread. Do note that full release is due to arrive “late 2022”. The game is being developed using Unreal Engine 4, plus this it’s very inexpensive. With a small increased expected for the full release.

A Way to be Dead – Launch Trailer

A Way to be Dead is an asymmetrical multiplayer (4 vs 1) horror game. Here a bewildered doctor is on the hunt for a group of victims who are just trying to escape. Players can take on the role of Dr. Riley, the victims, or even the zombies. While the action unfolds and the frenetic multiplayer action ensures. The player witnesses the events of Roots Of Insanity from an entirely new view.


  • Play as undeads, victims, and killer
  • Ability to improve the character using the Skill points gained by winning sessions
  • Environmental elements can cause the victims to raise a lot of noise. Dong so A Way to be Dead victims, avoid them. As a killer, use the relevant visual and aural notifications. All due to tracik down your prey!
  • Multiple paths to choose to move around in the maps. As victims, scatter around using the underground tunnels safely and reach key points quickly. Then as killer, create an ambush around those key points.
  • As victims try to remain stealthy. As a killer, track down the aural and visual cues of noises to find your prey!
  • Help the other victims and escape together. You can also turn into undead and get left behind forever.
  • Customize all the variables in a A Way to be Dead match. Duration until the lights are shut off, the number of undead, and loot ratios.
  • Completely handcrafted sections with many interconnecting paths and various themes. Such as sewers, open spaces, level traps and dark corners of the buildings. Additional maps are in the process of creation.

A Way To Be Dead asymmetrical multiplayer is available via Steam Early Access. Priced at $6.99 USD / €6.99 / £5.19. Along with support for Windows PC, and a Linux build later in 2022. Proton support is also available, should you choose.

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