Saturday, September 25, 2010

Year of the Dead


Yes you heard it right, I shall declare this year to be the "Year of Zombies"

Reason given there are so many many and I must say, many Zombie stuff going on the mainstream entertainment of today. Before venturing further let me give you a quick run down on some facts about zombie.

- It is typically a reanimated corpse, or a human being who is being controlled by someone else by use of magic.
- It feeds on living things
- It usually be in groups & uncoordinated.
- Zombies are slow. The fastest one can speed-stumble, but they generally can't move as fast as a human jogger.

- Zombies react to sound.
- Zombies can use basic tools (rocks, knives).
- Zombies hate fire.
- Being bitten from a zombie causes eventual death.
- Zombies can be killed by a bullet or sharp blow to the head. "Kill the brain, and you kill the ghoul".

And there you have it, the interesting facts of the zombie. Anyway, here are a few listed games, anime, movies that has persistent into the lately booming trend.

In the terms of gaming scene:-
Resident Evil 5 Gold Edition earlier this year

Dead Rising 2

World of Warcraft: Cataclysm (A quest which includes Plant vs Zombie Spoof)

Call of Duty black ops (Developer, Treyarch never fails to add this since its previous game Call of Duty: World at War)

Left 4 Dead 2 DLC (The Passing)

Dead Space 2 Multiplayer Beta (Space Zombies!)

Yakuza the end

Red Dead Redemption: DLC undead nightmare

Movies

The Crazies

Silent Hill Movie sequel announced

Zombrex Dead Rising Sun


Resident Evil: afterlife

The Mummy 4: Rise of the Aztec

Anime

Highschool of the Dead

Occult Academy


EVEN FOOD?!?!?


Zombie Meat

Zombie Jerky

Zombie Blood