Two years after zombies ravaged the Jersey Shore town of Smuggler’s Bay, the survivors are picking up the pieces, each dealing with what happened in his or her own way. Although there has been no further sign of the living dead since, all are watching the ocean, fearful but ready. Chief Holbrook does his best to stay vigilant and protect his town. However, as the Bay struggles with its recovery in what is to be a make-or-break summer, the dead washed away two years ago begin to resurface, wreaking havoc once again. As the murderous dead evolve and test the town’s preparedness, it becomes a brutal struggle for survival. The residents must once again pull together to survive the second wave of the creeping dead.