Tag Archive | zombie comic

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: Agent Z

Agent Z (2004) Original Release Date: November 2004 Number of Issues: 2 (ongoing) Publisher: Pickle Press There are many, many great reasons to love smaller and independent companies, especially in the realm of printed media.  Much like the food you found at local markets grown by farmers in the area, many times these are folks […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Battlestar Galactica: Cylon Apocalypse

BSG Cylon Apocalypse (2007) Original Release Date: February 1, 2007 Number of Issues: 4 (mini-series; collected graphic novel) Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Zombie crossovers: they’re all the rage these days. Differing slightly from the zombie mash-up, where the undead are inserted in a known story as the story itself is re-imagined, the zombie crossover is a […]

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: Zombieworld: Champion of the Worms

Original Release Date: November 1, 2005 Total Number of Issues: 3 (Mini-series) Publisher: Dark Horse Comics I guess I should have learned my lesson the first time. Recently I reviewed the Dark Horse graphic novel “Living with the Dead,” which garnered a G.O.R.E. Score of 0.75 and really didn’t impress me in any facet. It […]