Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

Q: What kind of game is Back 4 Blood?
A: Back 4 Blood is a cooperative first-person shooter, zombie horror game with a heavy emphasis on multiplayer and replayability.
Q: Who is developing Back 4 Blood?
A: Turtle Rock Studios is developing Back 4 Blood.
Q: Who is publishing Back 4 Blood?
A: Warner Bros. Games is publishing Back 4 Blood.
Q: When does Back 4 Blood release?
A: Back 4 Blood will release on October 12, 2021.
Q: What platforms will Back 4 Blood be on?
A: Back 4 Blood will be available for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One consoles, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 and PC.
Q: Which PC platform(s) will Back 4 Blood be available on?
A: Back 4 Blood will be available via the Microsoft Store, Steam and Epic Games Store.
Q: How much will Back 4 Blood cost?
A: Back 4 Blood will be available in Standard Edition ($59.99), Deluxe Edition ($89.99) and Ultimate Edition ($99.99).
Q: Is an internet connection required to play Back 4 Blood?
A: Yes, an internet connection is required to play all modes in Back 4 Blood.
Q: What kind of multiplayer modes will Back 4 Blood have?
A: Back 4 Blood will support up to four players in online cooperative modes and eight players in PvP (player versus player) Swarm mode.
Q: Can I play Back 4 Blood solo?*
A: Back 4 Blood supports a Solo Campaign mode that has all cards unlocked so players can create & test various deck builds, familiarise themselves with the layout of the Missions, and Ridden corruption cards played by The Game Director. Queuing for Solo Campaign will put you in the Campaign with 3 AI teammates. These AI teammates will assist you in various ways such as healing and using offensive items.
*Please note, a correction was made to this answer that contained outdated info.
Q: What is the story in Back 4 Blood?
A: The Back 4 Blood story takes place after a catastrophic outbreak where most of humanity has either been killed or infected. Hardened by the unspeakable events and emboldened to fight for humanity, a group of veterans of the apocalypse called the Cleaners have rallied together to take on the parasite-infected horrors known as the Ridden to take back what is left in the world.
Q: Is a PlayStation Plus subscription or Xbox Live Gold membership required to play Back 4 Blood?
A: A PlayStation Plus subscription or Xbox Live Gold membership is required to play Back 4 Blood on PlayStation or Xbox consoles.
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