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Review: The Extinction Parade Volume 1

Written by Max Brooks

Art by Rafael Caceres

Colours by Digikore

Lettering by Kurt Hathaway

Published by Avatar

Max Brooks is Mr Zombie, the man whose work on the Zombie Survival Guide, World War Z and the various spin-offs has been directly responsible for much of the massive success of the undead juggernaut. 966 more words

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31 Days of Horror: WORLD WAR Z

World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War is a seminal work within the zombie mythology. Max Brook’s 2006 novel took the apocalyptic scenario of a virulent zombie disease and examined it within a political and socioeconomic lens, using the format of oral post-war accounts of the environmental and social toll taken around the world. 486 more words

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What Is Modern Zombie Fiction? (And Who Cares?)

(I do.)

Zombie literature has always been a fascination for me. Why? Because the idea of a “zombie” should be really, really lame. I mean, some dead thing moaning, lumbering around, existing only to kill you and make you one of them. 1,752 more words

Writing

World War Z (Max Brooks)

Genre

Post-apocalyptic fiction

Summary

Survivors of a world-wide zombie plague recount what life was like during the outbreak, as well as discuss how they are attempting to rebuild society now. 432 more words

Post-apocalyptic

marsy: Reviewing some books

Today is another day for reviewing books. Book book.

Let’s start with World War Z by Max Brooks. It’s a zombie book, if you couldn’t tell, and it’s set after World War Z (which is the name given to the zombie uprising)┬áhas ended. 657 more words

Bryan Cranston and Matt Damon join Yimou's latest and Joseph Gordon Levitt cast as Edward Snowden

The case of NSA whistle blower Edward Snowden was one of the biggest to rock the world this decade. Oliver Stone (JFK, Wall Street, Born on the Fourth of July, Platoon) announced his intention to make a biopic of the man and has now found his leading actor. 129 more words

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Book Review: The Zombie Survival Guide by Max Brooks

I used to think I had all this figured out. That when the zombies come, I’d be ready. Because I watch a lot of zombie movies, and The Walking Dead, and you know…I’m smart, and stuff. 278 more words

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