Joe and Joanne Average have most likely never thought about this scenario. Mr and Mrs Bloggs
have never conjugated the ‘what if’ and as such are ill prepared both mentally and physically.
Believing that the Zombies are still human – they will make poor survival decisions which will
ultimately get themselves and those around them killed, or worse – Zombified.
Possible example : Your Mum trying to make the horde a cup of tea.
The more sinister elements of society will have their evil streak turned up to 11 during the
Apocalypse as general hysteria takes over and survival instinct kicks in. This is the element that
will interfere with your best laid plans. They will be trigger happy and nervous. With no common
decency they will not hesitate to kill you or feed you to the undead horde if it means saving their
Possible example : Criminals stealing all the best cars
Admittedly theres a part in all of us that wants to go a little crazy and have some fun with the
groaning shambling masses. Deep down we all want to surf on an armored Hum-vee, cranking
up the Death Metal and going mad with a chainsaw – but if you want to survive you’d better reel
that inner daredevil in. Staying alive is the goal here not getting ‘Zombie Kill Of The Week’!
Possible example : One of them gets hold of a flame thrower
It wont take long for these elements to become part of the undead army so make a plan that involves by-passing them. Your life could depend on it.