The basics of disaster preparedness

Take a look around your home and you’ll see all the things that make life comfortable. Furniture, your phone, the television, the fridge. But what would you do in an emergency? What if there was no power? If your home was in the path of a tornado? If the dead began to rise from their … Continue reading

Zombie of the Day: Helicopter Zombie

Today’s zombie is called by a couple different names, depending on who you ask, but everyone who has seen George Romero’s “Dawn of the Dead” knows him. He’s the hapless zombie who lobotomizes himself with the spinning blades of a helicopter. Played by Jim Krut, the zombie doesn’t last long and isn’t even able to claim … Continue reading

Zombie of the Day: 1/2 Corpse

Today’s zombie comes from the sort-of sequel to Night of the Living Dead called Return of the Living Dead. Based on a novel by John Russo (the former partner of George Romero),  Dan O’Bannon’s film featured numerous iconic zombies, including half-corpse. Half-corpse was the animatronic creation of Tony Gardner and required three puppeteers to function. A … Continue reading

Zombie war game ‘Undead Factory’ available on iOS & Android

BTD STUDIO Co., Ltd., a Japanese mobile application developer based in Tokyo, released “UNDEAD FACTORY – Zombie Pandemic – ,” the first title from its new label “PUNCH GAMES,” on February 16 at Google Play (TM) and App Store (TM) in 155 countries on the globe. PUNCH GAMES, as the name suggests, is the new … Continue reading

Dead Rising sequel now in production

Crackle, Sony’s free streaming network, and Legendary Digital Media has announced that production has kicked off in Vancouver on DEAD RISING: ENDGAME, the sequel to last year’s successful original feature film, DEAD RISING: WATCHTOWER. The sequel DEAD RISING: ENDGAME drops us into the zombie-infested quarantined zone of East Mission City where investigative reporter Chase Carter … Continue reading

Zombie kangaroo short ‘Waterborne’ to be unleashed online on June 15

After a reception at the Opening Night of St Kilda Film Festival in May, award-winning Australian zombie kangaroo short, ‘Waterborne’, will be made available to watch online from midnight on June 15 for a limited time. The film will be free to view at but fans are also encouraged to follow the official Facebook … Continue reading

Marilyn Monroe to take turn as zombie hunter in upcoming film

By Chris Post As the zombie film genre continues to evolve and develop various subgenres, alternate history an area that is being explored. We’ve already seen Abraham Lincoln get the zombie hunter treatment (in a film that also featured a young Teddy Roosevelt) and now Thomas J. Churchill is preparing to bring us “Marilyn Monroe: … Continue reading

The zombie apocalypse is coming to Cleveland

The recent Zombie Apocalypse craze can be seen everywhere. TV shows like The Walking Dead have developed huge followings, news stations highlight zombie stories, and social media buzzes about strange diseases that cause zombie-like symptoms. There’s little doubt America loves talking about the Zombie Apocalypse, but could we actually live through it? What if you … Continue reading

Dead Island 2 teased at E3 2014

The annual E3 convention is known to gamers as the place where the developers like to showcase the best that they have to offer. Fans of the zombie genre got a sneak peak at Dead Island 2 during the 2014 event. After the first outbreak on Banoi in Dead Island 1, the world has moved … Continue reading