The game is designed to capture the frenetic and cinematic character of zombie movies. Players can take on the roles of Humans or Zombies in a desperate conflict to survive. The Humans goal is to try to survive in an area plagued by Zombies. The Zombies only have one goal, to eat some brains. The Humans must use their wits to survive, making sacrifices in order to live through the night. The Zombies must use their brute, unrelenting strength and teamwork to overpower the humans and eat some delicious brains.
You can find more about playing the game on the Shelter in Place website.