I have never done anything like this before, but I am willing to try it out. I listened to Zombie Survival Guide and found it humorous. Mr. Brooks ideas on Weapons, tactics, etc were entertaining. But, his "biology" of the undead was really lacking. My opinion is that the less suspension of disbelief one has to undertake, the better the story.
For example, in that book, Zombies "feed" but have no reason to do so. Digestive tracks are non-functional. Well, there are work arounds, but unless one believes in Magic or Perpetual Motion Machines, a Zombie must have some sort of basic metabolism. It takes energy (food) to do work (movement).
Decapitation seems to end a zombies (un)life(???). That would indicate that electrical signals must travel from the brain to the muscles. That is a weakness that can be expoited.
We may have lost the first couple of rounds, but it is my belief that Mankind can come back. There are "simply" some problems that need to be solved. If in this sandbox that is "doable" I am happy to help. But, if this is old school gothic literature and there is no way to
I am not interested in playing. 8 ).
The Truth is out there and it is Knowable,