Project Zomboid

Project Zomboid

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Nocturnal Zombies
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0.105 MB
Jul 24, 2016 @ 9:24am
Nov 21, 2016 @ 6:29am
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Nocturnal Zombies

Zombies often stand around in groups doing nothing until they see or hear something. But not at Night Time!
This mod will gives Zombies nocturnal instincts that kick in once it gets dark. From 10:00pm to 5:00am Zombies Primal hunting instincts will take effect and they will be moving around a lot more, scattering in random directions and be restlessly searching ... for you.

UPDATE: added 2 hours of terror! from when the clock strikes midnight 00:00 to 2:00am zombies harvest the energy from the moon and gain a significant speed boost ! you cannot afford to be outside during this time!
NOTE: you can disable 2 hours of terror by removing or deleting "2HoursOfTerror.lua" From the directory:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\workshop\content\108600\730679898\mods\nocturnal zombies\media\lua\client\

Tested and working on Multiplayer

Workshop ID: 730679898
Mod ID: NocturnalZombies
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Feb 29, 2020 @ 1:00pm
Object tried to call nil in OnClientCommand
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tyler2 Jul 24 @ 11:01pm 
fuck me please
Pink gaming Jan 14 @ 7:46pm 
Not working in last build (41.50), the zombies dont move like the video show, they just act normal.
bastianvasquez15 Aug 22, 2020 @ 7:07pm 
It works for build 41?
Azraeil Nov 11, 2019 @ 3:37pm 
Hey I just have two questions, what is the detection radius at night with this mod and will zombies still be attracted to noise devices(alarms/gunshots/etc) or will they be ignored?
kapusta Dec 8, 2018 @ 11:36pm 
Nice work, it's good to see someone more competent release a proper fix.
star Dec 8, 2018 @ 11:28am 
Ty, @cerastes, I used your code as a basis.
And ofc thanks Nolan for original idea and mod.
kapusta Sep 25, 2018 @ 12:48am 
I think I fixed this mod (and made some other experimental changes too). If you're interested, try replacing the nocturnalzombies.lua file from this mod with this version:
Windows 98 Sep 19, 2018 @ 5:06pm 
This mod made my nights threatening again. If you no longer wish to work on it thats fine, but it'd be nice if it was updated <3
Carlos Jul 4, 2018 @ 9:42pm 
please please PLEASE update this mod, i loved it so much!