We’ve heard of hidden meanings in song lyrics before, but who’d have expected Beyonce to be so passionate about zombie butt-kicking music? ‘Beyonce vs Zombies’ is a Tumblr blog by artist, Ali Graham, wherein she illustrates Queen Bey fighting hordes of the undead, as dictated by her famous song lyrics.
San Francisco-based artist George Pfau loves zombies so much, he decided to immortalize them in a series of Impressionist paintings called Zombiescapes. It’s sheer genius! Nothing’s better to hang up on your living room wall than a beautifully-painted horde of flesh-eating zombies.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now has a guide for “Zombie Preparedness” with helpful tips and tricks in the case of a real outbreak. Why would an official government website have a section about zombies? Is it a genuine threat? Dr. Ali Khan, explains his thinking on the matter: ‘If you are generally well […]
Until the zombie apocalypse is truly upon us, it’s fair to assume that us humans will never stop flogging the undead brains of zombies. And now, the University of California, Irvine, is introducing the eight-week Society, Science, Survival: Lessons from AMC’s The Walking Dead course.
We’ve had enough of hipsters and zombies, thank you very much. But shoot-’em-up arcade action game Hipster Zombies from Sharkbomb Studios comes with a pretty good dose of hipster-related humor. The premise is that hipsters have turned into zombies and you, hoodie-clad one who’s keeping it real, must fight back.
Finally, a children’s book about zombies that you can read to the little ones. Written by writer-filmmaker Dan Jacobs and his artist-educator wife Amelia, A Brain is for Eating comes with 40 pages of illustrations by Scott Brundage and instructs kids on how to stalk humans and eat their brains. Now parents who have been […]
When a certain couple, Charles and Monica, decided to get hitched, they did it with a zombie-themed wedding cake that had random zombies climbing up a three-tiered wedding cake while the cake toppers — presumably the wedding couple — wielded a shotgun and a katana. Well, you know, if you’re going to be partners for […]
Seemed like quite a while back since we mentally hyperventilated over the fact that Wish.co.uk actually organized zombie-fighting adventures in malls, so you can imagine how thrilled we were to find out that they’ve now emerged with even more zombie fun. There’s the Zombie Boot Camp, where you can learn how to shoot zombies down […]
Sophia Viney runs designer toy brand Zombie Knit. She knits, crochets and embroiders, handmaking each toy with all the undead love and cuteness they need. Viney has health problems and is often out of action. She uses this time to knit, make up stories, and create comics using her quirky characters. I call her my […]
Who can forget the fabulously made-up park zombie that descended on TV audiences worldwide in the first season of The Walking Dead? Now you can allow one to hold the door for you with this handcrafted doorstop of a zombie in a similar prone pose. A tight grip is promised with the 1/8″ thick rubber […]
If you though Reborn baby dolls were disturbing, artist Bean Shanine took that concept to the next level of creepy with her vampire and zombie Reborn baby dolls. The creation of these ultra-realistic dolls involves hours upon hours of painstaking sculpting and painting. They look incredibly convincing, but it would take a brave person to keep one in their house.
Fact: nature makes zombies out of the living. Mind and body control is what parasites are after in the animals they infect, effectively turning their hosts into —sounds familiar? —zombies.
My yoga studio recently knocked on the idea of doing a Halloween-themed class on the day itself. Naturally I was thinking of turning up as a zombie — which is how I found this 5-year-old clip of people dressed up as zombies, fighting decay with yoga. Don’t quite dig the music, but it is beautifully […]
This talk of a zombie apocalypse is really getting to everyone’s heads. So much so that mobile food company Street Kitchen recently made its rounds in London last week offering brain burgers and the such prepared with ‘responsibly sourced British ingredients’, presumably to get Londoners used to gourmet zombie delicacies. Yes, real (calf) brains, real offal. This was staged to celebrate the season 2 DVD launch of TV series The Walking Dead.