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George Romero Rewrites Night Of The Living Dead In His New Marvel Comic

Night If The Living Dead, the first zombie movie, was made in 1968 by George Romero. It made his career. Forty-five years later, he has written Empire Of The Dead, out from Marvel today. But in doing so he has …

Talking Horror With Steve Niles

Over a decade ago Steve Niles took the comic industry by storm with the release of 30 Days of Night. Ever since Niles has been terrifying his fans with scary tale after scary tale regardless if he was reimagining classic …

Are The Zombies In The Walking Dead… Changing?

From today’s Walking Dead #118, by Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard and Stefani Gaudiano, published by Image Comics. The book is really living up to its arc title, All-Out War, rather than showing one battle, it’s showing a number, happening simultaneously, …

New Day Of The Dead Reboot To Be Directed By The House at the End of the Street’s Mark Tonderai

1980s horror movies – excuse the pun – just won’t stay dead.

George Romero On His Marvel Zombies Comic

“I’m writing a comic book series right now for Marvel. I can’t really say anything about the story, but I’ll just say that the zombies are advancing even a little further.” “They were going to originally launch it in October, …

It’s George A Romero. And Marvel. And Zombies. Got To Be. Marvel Of The Dead.

Remember this? ROMERO – I am also writing a comic for Marvel. I’m writing it now, but it’s plot is a secret. TWITCH - Awww c’mon George, just a little nibble? A tid bit? ROMERO - Well I can tell you it won’t …

Death Comes To Marvel For Third Quarter 2013 (VISUAL UPDATE)

Newsarama reports from the retailer breakfast at ComicsPRO this morning; While we were unable to acquire an image, retailers in attendance tell Newsarama Marvel showed a teaser – mostly black and red – with their block logo on top, followed …

Avatar Plug of the Week – Night of the Living Dead: Aftermath #3

The original zombie epic returns with a fresh and violent picture of the end of the world courtesy of David Hine in today’s Night of the Living Dead: Aftermath #3! Las Vegas is a city of the dead now.  The …

Avatar Plug of the Week – NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD: AFTERMATH #2

The original zombie epic continues a decade after the classic first film with today’s Night of the Living Dead: Aftermath #2!

Avatar Plug of the Week: Night of the Living Dead: Aftermath #1

Night of the Living Dead, makes it’s return today, Halloween, with an all-new on-going series, Aftermath! Horror Master, David Hine (Crossed, The Darkness, Spawn), launches the new series a decade after Romero’s first film. Set in the excess of the late 1970s, …

Comic Shops To Host Halloween Night of the Living Dead Parties

Will Halloween be the Day of the Undead at your local comic shop?

George A. Romero Writing A “Secret” Zombie Comic Project For Marvel

Zombie film legend George A. Romero was recently interviewed from the Lund International Fantastic Film Festival in Sweden by Twitchfilm, and he mentioned an interesting little comic-related tidbit: ROMERO – I am also writing a comic for Marvel. I’m writing …

Punk Rock Zombies! David Hine Talks About Halloween’s NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD: AFTERMATH

On Halloween, Avatar Press will launch its new, ongoing Night of the Living Dead: Aftermath series. To support the launch of this monthly horror series, Avatar is reprinting classic NOTLD tales as a value-priced Day of the Undead graphic novel …

George Romero Adapting Steven Schlozman’s The Zombie Autopsies

I’m not in love with every George Romero film, but I can honestly say that all of his zombie pictures speak to me in one way or another. They either make me very sad or very angry, and usually, both. …

Night Of The Living Dead: Death Valley – Avatar Plug Of The Week

Another Avatar plug of the week sees that most original of zombie franchises continue tomorrow. Romero-based gore on the West Coast, out tomorrow. Why not buy this and Jeff Lemire’s Frankenstein? NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD: Death Valley #4 Retail …