He’s set to direct the film if all goes to plan, the first time he’s taken on a sequel since his directorial debut, the ill-fated .And Fincher further explained that “we’re hoping to get a piece of material that’s a reason to make a movie, not an excuse to make a movie." Which in turn suggests that that piece of material is not entirely in place yet.According to players , not only are there no 100 player servers or "Hardcore" game mode, but it's also being claimed that while the map is technically over 100 sq.km, much of it is greyed out , with the actual playable area being around 72 sq. Sergey has explained the discrepancies in an eye-opening interview with Game Spy . "Max players -- I'm not sure why this is even an issue.UPDATE: The War Z is no longer purchaseable on its Steam page .Speaking to Rock, Paper, Shotgun , Valve Director of Marketing Doug Lombardi said the removal stemmed from "prematurely issuing a copy of War Z for sale via Steam." Further sales are on hold until Valve has time "to work with the developer and have confidence in a new build." Valve is also offering refunds by filing a support ticket .The first big announcement out of The Game Awards came right at the start of the pre-show, and it's World War Z, a four-player co-op survival-shooter inspired by the "blockbuster film franchise."The World War Z campaign will focus on "unique survivor stories and missions around the globe, including New York, Moscow, and Jerusalem," Saber Interactive said.
Kelly, on the other hand, has been placed in charge of Amazon’s ultra-ambitious television project, adapting Iain Banks’s sprawling sci-fi novel series, Consider Phlebas, and is attached to the script for a revival of Roald Dahl's Fincher, who reunites here with star/producer Brad Pitt, having directed him in a trio of classics consisting of Se7en, Fight Club and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, was initially asked to come aboard World War Z 2 by Pitt himself and was also apparently convinced by Paramount's new CEO, Jim Gianopulus.The "About the Game" blurb now reads, "our first map - 'Colorado' is over 100 sq.km in size." The section about spending experience points has simply been removed.Following it's "Foundation Release" and appearance on Steam this Monday, it's sat happily at the top of the store's Top Sellers list.But dig deeper and the game appears to be generating no small amount of controversy.Consequently, it appears that production for World War Z 2 – already no stranger to delays – will, allegedly, be put on the backburner for a fall shoot.