ghost town

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a deserted settlement (especially in western United States)

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The abandoned towns and fighter planes shown in the trailer definitely piqued our curiosity.
Transnational corporations are implicated in many of the worst human rights and environmental abuses (particularly in developing countries), and often leave a trail of devastation when they depart, including, as Francis writes, "unemployment, abandoned towns, the depletion of natural reserves, deforestation, the impoverishment of agriculture and local stock breeding, open pits, riven hills, polluted rivers, and a handful of social works which are no longer sustainable.
The player, the only villager left behind, can do little more than walk - no jumping, no running - just trudging through abandoned towns.
Theroux's extensive profile catalogues poverty, all but abandoned towns, businesses gone forever, despair, the unending racial divide and ultimately rehabilitation and hope, characterized by the many folks he spoke with.
Players are encouraged to work together in groups to keep crowds of zombies away from highways, abandoned towns and other locations, which tend to have the most valuable supplies.