Is There New Game Plus in State of Decay 2?
New game plus is one of those modes that players absolutely love to see included. Offering a tougher challenge from the very beginning, but allowing you to keep weapons and/or skills you unlocked in your first playthrough essentially adds a ton of longevity if you’re wanting to experience it all over again. As such, some players have been hoping that State of Decay 2’s zombie apocalypse also comes with a new game plus mode, too.
Well, we’re here to bring you good news! State of Decay 2 does have a new game plus mode in the form of future communities. Once all the Plague Hearts have been taken care of in State of Decay 2, the leader of your community will have a legacy they want to leave for future generations. To do this, you’ll need to complete a number of objectives and goals, and once this is done, you’ll “complete” the game and unlock a perk for future playthroughs, essentially providing a new game plus mode. What the perk is depends on who you’ve elected to be your leader in State of Decay 2.
What’s more, all of your surviving characters are saved and can be introduced when starting over in State of Decay 2’s new game plus, though if you just want to start from scratch, you can do exactly that, too.
With a number of different starting duos to choose from and a number of different locations you can start at too, there’s plenty of reason to keep on scavenging and slaying in State of Decay 2 after you’ve helped your first leader realize their legacy.
And there you have everything you need to know regarding State of Decay 2’s ‘new game plus.’ For more tips, tricks, and information on the game, be sure to check out our wiki.