is a fiendishly addictive and entertaining Mario Kart clone which has already taken up far too much of my week. Developers Conix Games
also made a top-down zombie shooter in the Robotron tradition called Daytraders of the Dead
, which is just about as addictive.
The Walking Dead is an American monthly black and white comic published by Image Comics beginning in 2003.
The comic was created by writer Robert Kirkman and artist Tony Moore (replaced by Charlie Adlard from issue #7 onward; Moore continued to do the covers until issue #24) and chronicles the travels of a group of people trying to survive in a world stricken by a zombie apocalypse. Read more over at The Walking Dead Blog
A television series was announced to be in production on August 11, 2009.
First look at The Walking Dead
, with some amazing new photos of some of the zombies done by KNB.
Entertainment Weekly highlights
The Walking Dead behind-the-scenes video.
Interview with The Walking Dead Author Robert Kirkman
on His AMC Show, Plus the Worst Idea for a Dead Movie He’s Ever Been Pitched
When Zombies Attack!:
Mathematical Modelling of an Outbreak of Zombie Infection [pdf] (via
Vampires are over
, argues Neil Gaiman
. (Via the Guardian
, who rather oddly suggest the similarly over-exposed zombies as a replacement)
Zombie Sushi Bar:
A clip from the 1998 Hong Kong Horror-Comedy classic "Bio Zombie" (Sun faa Sau si)
shows our intrepid heroine trying to blend in at a Undead Sushi Bar with delightfully disgusting results. NSFS (Not Safe For Squeamish) [more inside]
We recently saw people playing at being zombies
, which is fun and all, but wouldn't you rather kill zombies
than be one? I sure as hell would, so there's [more inside]