Tag Archive | zombie graphic novel

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: 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: Dead Irons

Original Release Date: September 16, 2009 Total Number of Issues: 4 (Mini-series) Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Well, maybe the third time really IS the charm! Avid G.O.R.E. Score readers will recall that I like to aimlessly wander the Humor section of my local bookstore (because this is where the zombie books are shelved – long story, […]

G.O.R.E. Score: Steve Niles Omnibus

Original Release Date: November 5, 2008 Total Number of Issues: 16 (four different mini-series) Publisher: IDW Comics Steve Niles is a great writer. He is the man who brought us 30 Days of Night and he is credited as being one of the contemporary comic book writers to really bring horror comics back into prominence. […]