In the end, the most creative and interesting was written by error_code (Rhai). I mean it was not only a "How To Survive The Initial Onslaught" type plan, but it also included the long term plan as well; including a "doomsday switch" in case the zombies somehow overrun the base of operations. Doomsday in terms of obliterating a plethora of zombies to help other survivors have to worry about even fewer zombies in the world.
Here's an excerpt:
…Also in the first line of defense, perched on top of the castle walls are cannons. Not your ordinary cannons, but these cannons can shoot out whatever you can fit inside them. Don't have a cannon ball? No problem, a bowling ball will do. Matter of fact you can also use the bowling pins. Anything that fits inside these cannons will shoot at a velocity that will impale bodies and will leave a gaping hole cleanly.…
…And if every the zombies get pass the first line of defense and pass motion detectors, you are equipped with a variety of firearms such as shotguns, rifles, sniper rifles, hand guns, grenades, landmines, and boomerangs. Not your ordinary boomerangs, these boomerangs have sharp Teflon tips that slices the heads off zombies clean.…
Congratulations again error_code (Rhai). Enjoy the copy of Dead Rising 2.