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G.O.R.E. Score: Marvel Zombies Return

Original Release Date: January 1, 2010 (collected) Number of Issues: 5 Publisher: Marvel Entertainment “Marvel Zombies Return” was a mini-series designed to give readers a sense of closure for the story concerning the “original” Marvel Zombies, superheroes from an “alternate” Earth who were stricken by an alien virus and became flesh-munching monsters.  Marvel was also […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Marvel Zombies Return

Original Release Date: January 1, 2010 (collected) Number of Issues: 5 Publisher: Marvel Entertainment “Marvel Zombies Return” finally gives us a sense of closure for the story concerning the “original” Marvel Zombies. Marvel was also wise to bring in some experienced “zombie veteran” writers to each have their hand at writing an issue of this […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Marvel Zombies 4

Original Release Date: November 1, 2009 (collected) Number of Issues: 4 Publisher: Marvel Entertainment “Marvel Zombies 4” continues the downward shame spiral of Marvel pumping out another low-quality mini-series simply in an attempt to cash in on the popularity of both their previous “MZ’ series and the recent increase in public enjoyment of zombies in […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Marvel Zombies 3

Original Release Date: December 1, 2009 (collected) Number of Issues: 4 Publisher: Marvel Entertainment “Marvel Zombies 3” takes the “MZ” storyline in a completely different direction, and the jury is definitely hung on whether this is a good thing or not. In this mini-series, zombie Deadpool wanders his way from the zombie-infested universe featured in […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Marvel Zombies 2

Original Release Date: June 1, 2008 (collected) Number of Issues: 5 Publisher: Marvel Entertainment    “MZ2” follows the continuity of the storyline set up in the first “Marvel Zombies” mini-series. It is now 40 years after the zombie plague first found its way into this dimension, and the small group of superhero zombies that survived […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Marvel Zombies vs. Army of Darkness

Original Release Date: September 1, 2007 (collected) Number of Issues: 5 Publisher: Marvel Entertainment and Dynamite Entertainment Just when you thought the “Marvel Zombies” series couldn’t get any more entertaining or self-referential, BOOM – Marvel pulls out a cross-company crossover series with Dynamite Entertainment’s “Army of Darkness” series that features everyone’s favorite groovy undead killer, […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Marvel Zombies

Original Release Date: August 1, 2006 (collected) Number of Issues: 5 Publisher: Marvel Entertainment Even though “Dead Days” compiles the stories that came first from a chronological standpoint, this series is the true “mainstream” beginning of the MZ series. Picking up immediately where the “Dead Days” prequel story left off, this series tells the tale […]