For gamers in the UK, This will be the time you can start playing on Back 4 Blood on Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PS4 and PS5.
On Steam, the Back 4 Blood PC release time has been set for 4am BST on October 12, and 11am EDT in the United States.
Zombies are well-played out in popular culture, but Back 4 Blood has the suitable DNA to become one of the leading names in the bloated gaming genre.
The story description fills in more of the gaps, telling gamers: “You are at the centre of a war against the Ridden.
“These once-human hosts of a deadly parasite have turned into terrifying creatures bent on devouring what remains of civilisation. With humanity’s extinction on the line, it’s up to you and your friends to take the fight to the enemy, eradicate the Ridden, and reclaim the world.
“Back 4 Blood is a thrilling cooperative first-person shooter from the creators of the critically acclaimed Left 4 Dead franchise. Choose from 8 customisable Cleaners, one of the immune survivors, and a range of lethal weapons and items. Strategise against an ever-evolving enemy bent on your total destruction.”