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April 6 2016

The Walking Dead-Inspired “Magic” Mug

Don’t add hot water. Dead inside. When the zombie apocalypse inevitably comes, make sure you’re properly caffeinated with this awesome The Walking Dead-inspired magic coffee mug, made...
March 12 2015

Just in Time for Spring Cleaning: Zombie Proof Your Home

It finally seems that winter is behind us. The weather is warming up. The snow piles are melting (and unearthing some unsightly and long-forgotten trash). Wardrobes are being swapped out. And homes...
November 10 2014

Coast Guard Responds As Lake Michigan Zombies Surface

Winds above 70 mph ripped through the city [Chicago] on Halloween, causing 21-foot waves in some parts of the lakeshore. The Zombie Containment, a floating haunted house docked outside Navy Pier,...
November 4 2014

The Survival Library: Mankind’s Last Hope?

Disaster stories have long been a staple of popular culture. Whether it be diseases, zombies, or natural disasters, judging by the litmus test that is Hollywood, some serious sh*t is going to go...
September 8 2014

“You Are Not Safe”: Trailer for The Walking Dead Season 5

When we last saw our zombie-bashing brotherhood, they were trapped in a metal box and stranded amidst a group of (possible) cannibals. Terminus was a lie. But when Season 4 ended with Rick Grimes...
August 30 2014

Fresh Meat: Fall of Night by Jonathan Maberry

Fall of Night by Jonathan Maberry is the second thriller in the Dead of Night series about a world overrun with zombies (available September 2, 2014). The road to hell, so they say, is paved with...
July 21 2014

From Walker to Inmate: The Walking Dead Extra Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison

Rick Grimes and company might have left the prison last season on The Walking Dead, but one of the show's “walkers” won't be leaving anytime soon. Shannon Guess Richardson,...
May 20 2014

Now Win This!: Pick Your Poison Sweepstakes

This six-book sweepstakes has a crime novel for every taste! Click here to enter for a chance to win! This is NOT a Comments Sweepstakes. You must click the link above to enter. NO...
April 29 2014

Fresh Meat: XOM-B by Jeremy Robinson

XOM-B by Jeremy Robinson is a futuristic paranormal thriller about a unique young man with high-tech characteristics, who will find himself pursued by the world-enslaving Masters as well as masses of...
April 16 2014

The Apocalypse’s Children: The Walking Dead Meets The Last of Us

One of the most gripping elements, at least for me, is the vulnerability of the children and the lengths to which the adults will go to keep these kids alive – a theme that was front and...
April 15 2014

My Zombie War: Snyder Beats Romero, and Other Horrific Curiosities

In my teens and early twenties, my two best mates and I spent a lot of time watching horror films, drinking Gareth's dad's beer and eating pizza. We saw some good films, some mediocre ones,...
April 5 2014

The Walking Dead’s Season 4: Rick Grimes as Aeneas, Or Just When I Think I’m Out...

The Walking Dead manages to be both the most frustrating and occasionally most compelling show I watch on TV. First of all, I’m always at the edge of my seat wondering whether a given episode...
December 17 2013

Holiday Havoc: 5 Warped, Weird, & Wonderful Christmas Graphic Novels

Christmas is a time where an overweight immortal man pilots a sleigh of flying reindeer across the globe, an angel shows a suicidal man the impact he’s had on the world, and spectral entities...
December 16 2013

The Walking Dead 4.08 “Too Far Gone”: A Mid-Season Rest For Eyerolling At Least

My reactions to the mid-season finale of The Walking Dead were all over the place (a bit like Season 4 so far, and episode 7, for which I couldn't even find a public-suitable reaction.) While I...
November 20 2013

The Walking Dead: 4.06 “Live Bait" Tends to Stink

Sometimes I find it difficult to understand the thought-processes of The Walking Dead's show-runners. The first five episodes of this season were tense and emotionally riveting, but the show just...
November 18 2013

The Walking Dead: 4.05 “Internment” is Over

Scott Porter is an excellent actor, so the subplot of his descent into hell on earth was fantastic, even if it was mostly shots of his face looking scared or sad or determined. (I still wonder why Herschel...
November 13 2013

The Walking Dead: 4.04 Feeling Anything But “Indifference”

We can wait if you haven't watched this episode yet for some crazy reason... Spoiler-proofed now? Onward! Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me. Fool me three times, you’re...
November 8 2013

The Walking Dead: 4.03 Living in “Isolation”

We open with Maggie and Glenn sharing a longing look while burying flu victims, then move on to Dr. S and Herschel attending a now dead flu victim without wearing masks, which bothers me quite a lot....
October 24 2013

The Walking Dead: 4.02 “Infected” Gets the Balance Right

I have a confession to make: I’m not really a fan of zombie movies or the horror genre in general. So why, you may ask, do I love The Walking Dead? Well, it’s because sometimes, in...
October 15 2013

The Walking Dead Season 4 Premiere: “30 Days Without an Accident”

Last night on The Walking Dead, we got to see how “30 days without an accident” can turn sour in thirty minutes. After the bloodbath at the end of last season (RIP Andrea, Merle, Carl’s...
October 11 2013

Bring Out Your (Un)Dead: Long Trailer for The Walking Dead Season 4

Well, folks, the days grow shorter and the leaves are turning brown, so we all know what that means: more zombie goodness from AMC's The Walking Dead. In anticipation of Sseason 4 starting...
October 9 2013

So Long Mystery Machine, Hello Zombie Mobile

The Walking Dead is turning 10, and in those ten years preparing for a zombie apocalypse has become cool. And some of those cool gadgets have emerged with technology for surviving the zombie apocalypse....
October 2 2013

Nowhere is Safe in the New Trailer for Walking Dead Season 4

Well looks like the prison is about as safe as, well, a prison in this new promo for Season 4 of The Walking Dead. Along with series regulars, we also get a glimpse of a new character being introduced...
September 30 2013

Fresh Meat: Let the Old Dreams Die by John Ajvide Lindqvist

Let the Old Dreams Die by John Ajvide Lindqvist is a horrifying and chilling short fiction anthology, translated from the Swedish by Ebba Segerberg (available October 1, 2013). Before I started...
September 30 2013

The One Who Knocks Meets The Ones Who Walk (Cupcake?)

Okay, yes, it might be that we're clinging to the last bits of Walter with our every shredding, necrotic fingernail, but even from the depths of our poignant grief, we think this College Humor mash-up...
September 17 2013

Shuffling Toward a New World: The Walking Dead Spin-Off

In 2015, the zombie apocalypse will expand its group of survivors with a spin-off that will be executive produced by the The Walking Dead creator, Robert Kirkman. AMC announced yesterday that Kirkman...
August 27 2013

The Walking Dead: Michonne is Back in Season 4...But For How Long?

In a brief clip released on AMC, we see Michonne returning to the prison astride a horse (horses can't run out of gas—smart move!). Unfortunately it's unclear if she'll be around...
August 21 2013

Lori Just Won’t Stay Dead in this Deleted Scene from The Walking Dead

We can all agree that Lori was a bit exhausting as a character on AMC's The Walking Dead. When she wasn't losing track of her only son, she was sending mixed signals as to whether or not...
July 30 2013

Now Win This!: Bag of Cool Scares Sweepstakes

We're clearing out our prize closets to share bags and bags of seriously great stuff! Our first bundle of 7 books includes superhero comics and an illustrated novel, zombie adventures (plus...
July 24 2013

Riding Shotgun with The Walking Dead: From the Pilot into Season 4

Halloween, 2010: After several months of anticipation, I sat down with some friends and switched on the TV. As a long time zombophile and avid reader of the comics, I had monumentally high hopes. AMC...