7 Days to Die Reaches Version 1.0 After a Decade in Early Access


Long-Awaited Release

7 Days to Die, the popular open-world zombie game developed by The Fun Pimps, will finally leave Early Access on July 25, 2024. The game, which started its journey in 2013 following a successful Kickstarter campaign, has undergone numerous updates, features, and improvements over the years.

Significant Overhaul

The 1.0 version of 7 Days to Die is set to bring a substantial overhaul to the game. Players can expect visual enhancements, a new gore system, updated crafting mechanics, and an armor system overhaul. The update will also include new content, features, and gameplay systems aimed at refining the survival horror experience.

Platform Availability and Pricing

The game will be available on Steam, PS5, and Xbox Series X|S. However, existing PS4 and Xbox One players will need to repurchase the game for the newer consoles due to significant technical differences. The Fun Pimps are working with Sony and Microsoft to offer discounts for legacy console owners.

Community and Future Plans

Despite reaching version 1.0, The Fun Pimps have no plans to cease development. The studio’s commitment to the game is reflected in their continuous updates and community support. How will these ongoing updates shape the future of 7 Days to Die?

Patch 1.0 Details

Some of the key changes in the 1.0 patch include a new armor system with themed sets, an all-new player character system, new zombie variants, updated animal art, and new vehicle models. The update also introduces new points of interest (POIs) and improvements in random world generation (RWG).

Anticipation and Release Dates

Fans have eagerly awaited this milestone. The experimental beta for version 1.0 was released on June 24, 2024, giving players a taste of the new features. The full release for PC and consoles is set for July 25, 2024. What challenges and adventures will players face in this updated version?

Stay tuned to official channels for the latest updates and patch notes.