Activision have announced that Norman Reedus and Michael Rooker will reprise their roles as Daryl and Merle Dixon in their upcoming title, The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct.

There additions to the voice cast comes central of Terminal Reality’s commitment to delivering an engrossing, original experience that stays authentic to the characters, tone and storyline of the series.

The game sees players take on the role of the mysterious, cross-bow wielding survivor Daryl Dixon. The game takes place in The Walking Dead universe and is set before the events of the show. It follows Daryl and his brother Merle on a gruesome journey to reach the supposed safety of Atlanta as the world around them ends. The voices of both Reedus and Rooker will bring life to their characters’ desperate, unforgiving struggle against limited resources, the nightmarish walkers and their survivors.

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The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct is set to be released for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC sometime in 2013.