From Caleb Thusat, the writer of the Indie comic Alter-Life, comes this book, described as “a gorgeous greyscale comic with some gore, some laughs, and a biker-mortician. It’s an action-packed, fresh take on the zombie genre.” Honestly, I thought I’d read all there was to do with zombies, especially in comics. Turns out I was wrong, dead wrong!
With the mutterings of a Native American curse, chaos breaks out. With the Civil War in full tilt, only the lowest of the low can quell the situation and bring the mining town Brimstone, to order. But does this Horror/Spaghetti Western have what it takes to ride high in the saddle? Or is it a green horn that’s been turned into lunchmeat?
True Blood star Stephen Moyer, and 90210 cast member Lily Collins have joined the cast of Priest, according to Variety.Â Moyer will be playing a mortal in this flick instead of an undead blood-sucker, with Collins set to play his niece. In the frontier of the American west, a veil of evil threatens to engulf humanity. Servants of the fallen archangel Temozarela are paving the way for their dark lordâ€™s resurrection. One man stands in the way of the apocalypseâ€”Ivan Isaacsâ€”a fallen priest who sold his soul to the devil Belial for the power to fight evil. Armed with a
Wildstorm has announced the latest in the zombie genre – Victorian Undead.Â And before you ask, yes, Sherlock Holmes is involved. The setting? London, the year 1854. Gas lamps throw long shadows across closed storefronts; a horse-drawn carriage prattles down the cobblestone street, paying no mind to the feral children sleeping in the alley. The only sounds audible at this late-night hour are a bit of music rising from the pub on the corner and the low moan of a zombie shuffling over the sidewalk. The six-issue mini-series will be written by Ian Edginton with art by Davide Fabbri. Take
It’s been two years since the last Lenore comic book landed on store shelves.Â Titan Books is planning to fix that with The Macabre Malevolence of Mortimer Fledge. Featuring the continuing adventures of Lenore and her sick and twisted menagerie of friends, including Ragamuffin and the usual assortment of limbless cannibals, clock monsters, cursed vampire dolls, demented taxidermists and obsessed undead boyfriends that seem to follow her wherever she goes. Lenore: The Macabre Malevolence of Mortimer Fledge arrive in August for $3.99. via Titan Books
Fans of the HBO vampire series True Blood know that the undead living among us quench their blood lust by drinking an imaginary brew called Tru Blood, a synthetic blood derivative. The show’s popularity has HBO actually making and selling a Tru Blood drink. Meticulously crafted, the Tru Blood Drink is an exact replica of the bottle design as seen on True Blood. The 14oz glass Tru Blood bottle is stained in a rich red, with raised Tru Blood English lettering and matching Japanese Kanji. This blood orange flavored soda is slightly tart, lightly sweet and subtly carbonated. Designed to
SLG Publishing has announced its upcoming Pinocchio, Vampire Slayer graphic novel will hit store shelves in September. Drawing inspiration from the original story by Carlo Collodi, in which Pinocchio remains a wooden puppet at the end, Van Jensen and Dusty Higgins imagined a dark continuation to Pinocchio’s story. Vampires overrun the peaceful town of Nasolungo, and the only one who is willing to fight them (and even believe that they exist) is Pinocchio, who has discovered that his growing nose comes in handy for impaling the undead. While avenging the death of his slain father, Pinocchio discovers the vampires have
Love is a bitch… After the last done in one issue of Army of Darkness, any hope of reading another one immediately following seemed low.Â Fortunately, Dynamite Entertainment delivers another self-contained issue that sees our boy Ash getting a little lovinâ€™.
Sony Online Entertainment has updated its press site with more images from the upcoming DC Universe Online game – the MMORPG that has more than this reporter excited about the launch date.Â The latest teaser features the undead Goliath Solomon Grundy taking on all comers! More images after the jump.
The saga that will not die (because it keeps coming back to life and eating your brains) Marvel Zombies, is back in an all new series, promising blood, thrills, and gore.Â Who can prevent the carnage this time?Â It looks like it could be the Midnight Sons, providing they keep a good head on their shoulders.Â Marvel has sent Major SpoilersÂ a sneak peek of the first issue from the upcoming series.
The Hollywood Reporter has Transformers hottie Megan Fox signing up to co-star in two additional comic book adaptations.Â First up is Jonah Hex, where she’ll star opposite Josh Brolin in the DC western. In “Hex,” being directed by Jimmy Hayward, Fox will play Leila, a gun-wielding beauty and love interest of Hex (Brolin), a scarred bounty hunter tracking a voodoo practitioner (Malkovich) who wants to raise an army of undead to liberate the South. Then there is the continuing talk of Fox playing the title character in Aspen Comics’ Fathom, created by Michael Turner.Â Fox certainly has the build to
Another one bites the dust Back in his world, Ash has been doing everything he can to keep the Necronomicon safe from the hands of the Deadites.Â Unfortunately, the evil contained within has seeped into the water table, turning the nearby town into the walking undead, bent on taking over the world.Â And the leader of this group is hell bent (literally) on turning Ash to their side.