Tag Archive | zombie comic book

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 Universe vs. The Punisher

Released: 2010 Publisher: Marvel Entertainment Format: 4-issue mini-series; collected graphic novel Even though it seems like so long ago, at one time I was a bright-eyed, fresh-faced lad of 16 who was out looking for his first job. Call it fate, Karma, or just plain dumb luck, but I chanced my way into getting hired […]

G.O.R.E. Score: The Last Christmas

The Last Christmas (2006) Original Release Date: November 15, 2006 Total Number of Issues: 5 (Miniseries, collected graphic novel) Publisher: Image Comics Happy Holidays to everyone! In the spirit of the season, however you choose to celebrate, I would like to share with you the first Christmas-themed G.O.R.E. Score ever written for this site, released […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Zombies!: Eclipse of the Undead

Original Release Date: May 16, 2007 (collected) Number of Issues: 4 (Mini-series) Publisher: IDW Press I think I may have been spoiled by “The Walking Dead.” I feel like a lot of the zombie-centric graphic novels I read these days just don’t feel like good story-telling to me, and I wonder if that is due […]

G.O.R.E. Score: The Mammoth Book of Zombie Comics

Original Release Date: October 28, 2008 Number of Issues: Too many to count (480 pages total) Publisher: Running Press There are some people out there who just looove to buy things in bulk. They believe they are saving money by doing so, and in most cases, they usually are. Many companies, it seems, are happy […]

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 […]