Interested in game theory, advanced mathematics, classical economics, and budget allocation problems? No?
Lets try again. Are you interested in commanding a legion of Zombie warriors in a pitched battle against your friends and random people online?
We thought so, which is why we wanted to let you know about Shambling Hordes, a social game experiment developed at Yahoo! Labs, now available in our Sandbox. We invite all our YDN developers and friends to lend us your minds.
Heres how to command your very own Zombie army:
- Within the world of the game, the zombie apocalypse is upon us and the world is being divided and conquered by warlords, each leading their Shambling Horde of zombies.
- Each player can move their zombie army into different territories on a fictitious island.
- As the two armies begin to meet in those territories, skirmishes ensue.
- Each player allocates his or her zombies into three groups during a skirmish and the winner is determined by matching the three different