November 1, 2012. A mutated strain of H5N1 originating from Delaware poultry farms has spread throughout the United States and Canada via contaminated birds and human-to-human contact before migrating overseas. Nearly simultaneously, a virulent strain of H1N1 originating in South American pig farms has appeared in the United States, Canada, and Southeast Asia. As Halloween gives way to the Day of the Dead, and the elderly and the young continue to succumb at alarming rates, the World Health Organization promises relief with its new vaccination.
In central Houston, the towering hospitals are overwhelmed with the sick and the dying. As the city begins to shut down, swarms of the desperate descend on the medical center in droves, all but rioting for the miracle injection. The worst is yet to come.
You know how it ends – they don’t.
As a pair of fatal viruses claim hundreds of thousands worldwide, the terrified masses soon discover that the vaccine carries a threat far more deadly.
Experience the final days of 2012, as civilization begins to crumble. Same rules, same Aftermath of the Dead universe, all new possibilities.
Houston, TX, population 6.6 million.
When the dead rise, will you make it out alive?