A multiplayer browser-based social game in which towns of 40 citizens each face certain death to the ever-increasing waves of attacking zombies.

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How to move towns?

My friends and I all want to play in 1 town so we can work together. My first friend signed up and joined the same town, but the second joined and he was in a different town. I have created a ...
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How do you play as a scout?

I know that scouts should locate as many buildings as possible on the first few days. But, does that mean that there will be no point in living or surviving after locating most of the buildings? How ...
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Die2Nite hoarding defensive items

Today everyone in my town is going to die because a zombie spike on day 6. There were 7 defensive items in the bank so i took 4 and put it in my chest, if i were to take the other 3 defensive items so ...
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Is it possible to die before your town has started?

I joined a random town, which presently has 28 of 40 citizens. The game said the town will not start until there are 40 citizens. Does this mean I won't be killed at night or die from thirst while ...
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If you poison a ration of water, will you be able to put it into the well?

I'm talking about die2nite, of course, and I ask out of curiousity since I've seen that someone in my town has the corrosive liquid and the cyanide. I know that when you turn corrosive liquid into ...
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Scavenging the town

So the town died in the attack last night. Unfortunate, but I saw it coming. I hightailed it away and camped out in the wilderness, trusting luck rather than my fellow residents. I am now the only ...
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Do the bigger maps still have only 10 buildings?

Since v1.2, some towns have a 25*25grid, in stead of the old 12*12. did the amount of buildings go up in these big maps or is it harder to find buildings?
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How to close a thread in die2nite forums?

Does the Crow do that or...? How does it work? I've posted a distress call, I've been rescued, and now I'm looking for a "close thread" button/link/anything, and can't find it anywhere.
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How much AP does it cost to launch the catapult with the calibrated catapult built?

I know the normal catapult uses 4AP to launch an object into the desert, but I can't find the AP cost for the calibrated catapult anywhere. Is it 3AP? 2AP? I'd rather not build it and find out. None ...
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Do items left on the ground in the wilderness stay there overnight?

I have too many items to carry home; what should I do? Nobody in town is able to help me carry it back. I don't have enough AP and food/water to make the round trip. And nighttime is falling really ...
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Do materials get used when you start a construction in Die2Nite?

Do materials get used when you start a construction in Die2Nite? Or, do they get used when you finish a construction?
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How does camping work in Die2Nite?

The latest post on the Die2Nite Facebook page suggests that the English version will soon be getting camping added as a feature. Based on the versions for other languages, can someone give an ...
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Which happens first, the zombie dying by despair or the spawn?

The answer in this question states that a zombie in the zone may die of despair for every two zombies killed in the zone, but it doesn't state whether or not if this happens before or after triggering ...
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How useful are watchtower upgrades in Die2Nite

I've just completed my third town (18, 14 & 3 days, respectively) and in all three towns we never once upgraded the watchtower. From reading the descriptions it sounds like a worthwhile upgrade if ...
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How do I murder my fellow citizens?

Is there any other way to kill other Citizens besides: Shunning + Hanging Poisoning Closing the Gates on them There is one particularly annoying guy that I want to kill, but I alone can't kill him ...
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How do water-based defenses work in Die2nite?

There are several water-based defenses in Die2nite. I know that upgraded Water Turrets consume water each night - but what about the other water-based defenses: Automatic Sprinklers and Pressure ...
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What is a good zombie clearing strategy in Die2nite?

I have heard people have success with proactively keeping the zombie-counts down. What strategies do people use? Clear zones completely? Leave one in the hope of it dying in the night? Contain ...
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Anyway to reduce attack at night by killing zombies? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does zombie spawning in Die2Nite work? Does killing zombies in the world reduce that day's attack? Just wondering if we can't get enough things built for defense if ...
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Would the game think I am being account sitted if I log on a mate's smartphone?

Would the game think I am having my account sitted if I log on via my mate's smartphone for the next few days? I am losing internet and would like to finish this town, but I am afraid the system ...
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How should our town decide what to build next?

We have an existing question about the optimal construction strategy for Die2Nite, but it is looking for a specific construction order, and is focused on the early game. I'm looking for something ...
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How do you throw a ball of sand at someone?

If I am outside of town, I can click the ball, but it just does nothing. How do I throw it at someone?
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How do I Poison Someone?

This is difficult to ask. Ok, so this guy is really getting on my nerves. He's stubborn, obnoxious, idiotic, and completely driving me up the wall. It's time for him to go. However, there is a ...
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How do I join a 100+ soul die2nite village?

I spent long hours, terrified days and zombie infested nights working simply for a single goal: 100 soul points. I have toiled hard, and I have finally made it. I now come with a simple question: How ...
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Can Heroes continue to use their upgrades once they've run out of Hero days?

Some people in my town have been asking this, and I'm not 100% sure. Here's an example, in case my title wasn't clear enough: Say a Hero builds a Kitchen in his home, that can be used to convert food ...
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What is the Cafetière used for?

What is the Cafetière (French for "Coffee machine") for? I know that it requires loads of items to fix it; I'm just wondering what it does.
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Cutting Grass in Die2Nite

When I am playing die2nite, I really dont care how long the grass is. With that said, I found a lawnmower. What should I do with it instead?
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Which items are common from exploring buildings?

Exploring certain buildings in the wastes often gives a certain type of item, i.e. you'll get various alcoholic items from searching a Shady Bar. What are the other building types and the items ...
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How does depletion work in Die2Nite?

How does depletion work in Die2Nite? Is it a set percentage chance to become depleted each time you search the zone? (Or each time an item is found?) Or is there a set number of items to be found in ...
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Early scavenging strategies

Has anyone seen any good strategies to maximize the effectiveness of day 1 and 2 scavenging? These days are special in that All the zones start out undepleted Many zones have no zombies at all, so ...
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Chainsaws in Die2nite

How do I make a chainsaw in Die2Nite? Or is it something that I have to pick up?
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What's Wrong With my Page?

What's up with those scrollbars? This isn't the first time this has happened. For clarification, the issue here is that the horizontal and vertical scrollbars are about an inch thicker than they ...
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Giving resources directly to other citizens in Die2Nite

Is it possible to directly give an item to another player in Die2Nite? I want to give a friend some resources that I picked up, but I don't want to go outside, and I don't want to go through the bank. ...
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How does Zombie Spawning work in Die2Nite? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does zombie spawning in Die2Nite work? How does zombie spawning work? Do zombies spawn off of other zombies? Any idea what the formula is? If I clear out a whole ...
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What determines the number of zombies attacking the town?

How is the number of zombies attacking the town at night determined?
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How many soul points do I get for surviving in die2nite?

My best town so far in die2nite seems like it will come to an end with day 9. How many soul points will I get when I've died? Does it only count for days survived or will I get extra points for doing ...
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“Consider the lily” while scavenging?

I was scavenging earlier, and when the timer got to 0, it switched to "Consider the lily" for about 5 seconds instead of "Next auto search". I assume this is just an easter egg or joke. Or does it ...
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Thirst and dehydration in Die2Nite

If you don't drink every day you become thirsty, if you walk for long in the desert, too. But how exactly does dehydration work? I'm mainly interested in the corner cases. Is the thirst from not ...
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Watchtower in Die2Nite, how exactly does it work?

Using the watchtower the town can estimate the size of the coming zombie attack. The more citizens use the watchtower, the better the estimate becomes. Is the number of people needed reduced when ...
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What happens to your possessions and/or your body when you die in die2nite?

When you die outside the town in die2nite, what happens to the things in your satchel and/or your body? Do they disappear or do the object remain on the block where you die? If not, do my possessions ...
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What Does Plum Juice Taste Like?

So, apparently everyone in town received some Christmas gifts in Die2Nite, including a Utility Belt, a Letter With no Address, and a vial of Suspicious Looking Plum Juice. Now, I do love Plum Juice ...
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Expeditions in Die2Nite

I do not really understand how expeditions work. Should I just go outside the town and follow the preassigned route or should I tell somebody first? Are expeditions something built in the game or is ...
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What are the differences between the English and French versions of Die2Nite? [closed]

As Die2Nite is originally a French game called Hordes, the English version was released a while after the French version. The result of this is that those of us who play the English version often get ...
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Staying outside during the night

Is it possible to survive outside the town during the night if my character is stuck (due to the lack of AP) on a square that has 0 zombies on it?
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Two choices when a town is under attack

When the town is under attack, one gets two options like: Pray for your life Wail like a banshee Does your choice (or even choosing at all) make any difference?
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Do dead corpses in town bypass town defenses?

If we have say, 4 corpses in town, and sufficient defenses for the next day, do the 4 corpses in town get added to those attacking the town or will they potentially kill/terrorize 4 citizens? Mostly ...
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What does cleaning your house / uniform do in Die2Nite?

In Die2Nite, you're given the option to Clean and Tidy My House and Clean Dirty Uniform once everyday. What do these two options do - do they contribute to your success in any way or are they just ...
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Cool apps in Die2Nite [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Die2Nite External Apps What are some of your favorite die2nite apps? How are they useful? Could you give me links so I others behind me can check them out too? As a ...
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Is it safe to drink my contaminated water?

A zombie fell into my town's well and couldn't get out. It died in there. I feel sorry for the thing but there really wasn't much we could do. Anyways, apparently our town water's contaminated now, ...
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I'm addicted to drugs: what will delay the withdrawal?

In order to give the town a sliver of a chance to survive one more night, I was forced to take two steroids in one day and now I'm hooked! Which drugs can I take each day to stave off my inevitable ...
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How are players matched when creating a new town?

I ask because in my first town there were a couple of people with experience, and the rest were almost entirely new. My second town again had a couple of people with experience, and the rest had been ...