Tag: Zombies

Wasps Turn Spiders Into Zombies By Hacking Into Their Brains

How are zombies made? Scientists find out by observing wasps as they 'zombify' spiders to do the hard work for them and build their pupa's protective webs.

Animals May 1, 2019

PUBG Mobile Special Zombies Mode Map Datamined: What Else To Expect From 0.10.5 Update

Latest leaks suggested the upcoming update for 'PUBG Mobile' will likely add a Zombies mode that might bring a cooperative experience to players and a special map. According to reports, the 0.10.5 update will roll out between Jan. 18 and 20.

Video Games January 16, 2019

Dozens Of 'Zombie' Raccoons Found Dead In New York's Central Park: What's Happening?

Officials have found dozens of dead raccoons in New York's Central Park, killed by a viral outbreak that is causing the animals to exhibit zombie-like behavior. What is happening to the animals, and should people stay away from them?

Public Health July 23, 2018

Zombie Raccoons Freak Out Ohio: Here's What Likely Caused The Bizaare Behavior, And It's Not Rabies

Zombie raccoons have freaked out residents of Youngstown, Ohio, over the past couple of weeks. The animals were exhibiting very bizarre behavior, which a local veterinarian said is caused by a disease but not rabies.

Animals April 4, 2018

Medieval Villagers Possibly Burned And Dismembered Human Remains So They Won't Rise From The Grave, Study Says

Study shows that medieval villagers possibly dismembered human remains. Cannibalism and prevention of reanimated corpses are seen as the more plausible reasons for the act.

Ancient April 11, 2017

Netflix’s ‘Santa Clarita Diet’ Breathes Fresh Air Into The Undead Genre

‘Santa Clarita Diet’ takes a comedic bite out of the zombie genre, making it something fresh for our eyes.

Movies/TV Shows February 9, 2017

'Resident Evil: Final Chapter' Lands At Number 4 On Opening Weekend

'Resident Evil: Final Chapter', opens the box office weekend at number 4 spot. 'Final Chapter' is the sixth movie for the Resident Evil franchise, starring Milla Jovovich.

Movies/TV Shows February 4, 2017

Can Humans Survive A Zombie Apocalypse? Studies Investigate Spread Of Zombie Infection

Human population could be down to just hundreds in the 100th day of a zombie infection. Survivors, however, can do something to save humanity from being wiped out.

Feature | Science January 5, 2017

Hideo Kojima Talks Metal Gear Survive: 'Where Do Zombies Fit In With That?'

Konami unveiled new 'Metal Gear Survive' gameplay footage, but fans of the franchise are not exactly impressed. What does 'Metal Gear' creator Hideo Kojima has to say about 'Survive,' the first game in the franchise since he departed?

Video Games September 18, 2016

Latest 'Fear The Walking Dead' Revelation Could Have An Impact On 'The Walking Dead' Proper

The latest bombshell from AMC's spin-off series 'Fear The Walking Dead' may play a role in 'The Walking Dead' proper.

Movies/TV Shows August 29, 2016

Is The New 'Call Of Duty' Gorod Krovi DLC Too Over-The-Top?

The new 'Call of Duty: Zombies' trailer features everything from dragons to alternate history — but is it time to bring the mode back to something a bit more concise?

Video Games June 28, 2016

What The Return Of Zombies Could Mean For 'Resident Evil 7' Combat

The demo may have been light on zombies, but Capcom has confirmed that the shambling hordes will be returning for 'Resident Evil 7' — so, what does this mean for the game's combat?

Video Games June 28, 2016

Photographer Slammed For Sharing ‘Walking Dead’ Photo Shoot Starring Zombie Kids

A photographer and mother was slammed for her viral ‘Walking Dead’ photoshoot starring kids because the images were a bit too gruesome and unsettling for some.

Viral June 10, 2016

'Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare' Will Have Zombies, Activision Confirms

No word yet on whether the mode will feature zombies in space.

Video Games May 2, 2016

Halo 5 Is Finally Getting An Infection Mode

During a Twitch stream detailing the latest update for 'Halo 5,' developer 343 Industries teased the return of the franchise's zombie game type.

Geek April 6, 2016

'Call Of Duty: Black Ops III' Eclipse Map Pack Includes An Old 'World At War' Favorite

The second DLC map pack for 'Call of Duty: Black Ops III' arrives in April.

Geek March 31, 2016

New Version Of Zombie Survival Game 'Deadlight' Hits PS4, Xbox One, PC In June

'Deadlight: Director's Cut' will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC in June. The remastered title, which will include the new Survival Arena mode, will carry a price tag of $19.99.

Video Games March 22, 2016

Stay Out Of The Water: 'Fear The Walking Dead' Season Two Trailer Shows Floating Zombies

Just when the survivors of 'Fear the Walking Dead' thought they were safe, a new threat has arrived. Season two taught the group to also fear the floating dead.

Movies/TV Shows March 21, 2016

Stock Up On Red Crayons, Because 'The Walking Dead' Is Getting A Coloring Book

Here, you thought the 'Game of Thrones' coloring book was strange.

Movies/TV Shows March 1, 2016

The Dead Are Inside And Pouring Out Of 'The Walking Dead' Pop-Up Book

‘The Walking Dead’ pop-up book is definitely one that fans would want to open and explore. Featuring scenes and famous Walkers from the AMC series, it’s a real treat for zombie fans.

Movies/TV Shows February 19, 2016

Screams From A 'Walking Dead' Episode Scared Neighbors Into Calling The Cops

It looks like this is the closest to the zombie apocalypse that we're ever going to get.

Movies/TV Shows February 17, 2016

A New 'Dead Island' Has Been Leaked Via The Australian Ratings Board, But What Is It?

'Dead Island Retro Revenge' has been revealed thanks to the Australian Ratings Board, but there's no word yet on what the spinoff will be about.

Geek February 12, 2016

Amazon's New Video Game Engine Features Zombie Apocalypse Clause

The terms of service for Amazon's video game engine Lumberyard will be void in the event of a zombie apocalypse.

Geek February 11, 2016

'H1Z1' Will Become Two Games Later This Month

The popular zombie survival game is being split into two.

Geek February 5, 2016

Review Roundup: How Do Zombies Fare In A World Of 'Pride And Prejudice?'

'Pride + Prejudice + Zombies' finally hit theaters after nearly seven challenging years of production attempts, but not all are happy with the outcome. Take a look at what some of the critics say about the film adaptation of Seth Grahame-Smith's mash-up.

Movies/TV Shows February 5, 2016

Nerf To Release New Foam Chainsaw Blaster For Battling Zombies

Hasbro revealed two new blasters that will join Nerf's Zombie Strike and Doomlands lines, including one that features a spinning foam chainsaw.

Geek January 26, 2016

Zombie Infection Study Makes It To Christmas Issue Of Medical Journal

The British Medical Journal has featured a study on the potential spread of zombie infection. The publication of the article is part of the journal's long-running tradition of featuring light-hearted material for its Christmas edition.

Life December 17, 2015

Review: Top-Notch Multiplayer Saves 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3' From A Lackluster Campaign

Fantastic multiplayer and an always-entertaining zombies mode makes 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3' worth recommending, even if its single-player campaign isn't.

Geek November 14, 2015

Gaming On-The-Go: November New Releases That Are Worth Downloading

There are lots of new games added to the app stores each month, but in November, these are the best ones worth checking out.

Apps/Software November 12, 2015

Cotard Disease: Rare 'Zombie' Disease Makes The Living Think They Are Dead

In late 2013, writer Esme Weijun Wang started to believe she was dead, following weeks of losing grip on reality and her own identity. It was a case of Cotard syndrome that lasted two months for her but could result in the same feeling of being dead or nonexistent in others for months or years.

Life November 4, 2015

Boston, Salt Lake City Most Likely To Survive Zombie Apocalypse: Survey

A zombie apocalypse may one day become a reality, and people may need to flock to Boston or Salt Lake City when that happens. In a recent survey, researchers determined which among the major U.S. cities are likely to survive the invasion.

Society October 31, 2015

Lyft Will Hand-Deliver 'Walking Dead'-Style Zombies To Your Door This Halloween

In New York City and San Francisco, the app-to-car ridesharing service Lyft is teaming up with 'The Walking Dead' publisher Skybound to deliver preordered zombies straight to your door on Friday, Oct. 30.

Apps/Software October 28, 2015

Shudder And Screambox Are The Perfect Horror Streaming Alternatives To Netflix This Halloween

While popular streaming services like Netflix offer horror content, genre-specific platforms like Shudder and Screambox provide libraries full of scream-worthy titles.

Movies/TV Shows October 27, 2015

'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies' Trailer Reveals A Dystopic, Zombie-Covered World

The world is overrun by the undead in the new trailer for 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.' It looks pretty cool, but we hope the movie knows whether it wants to be comedy or drama.

Movies/TV Shows October 22, 2015

'The Walking Dead' Season 6, Episode 3 Promo Shows The Walkers Heading For Alexandria

A new episode of 'The Walking Dead' airs on AMC Sunday, Oct. 25. It looks like everyone is in danger as the walkers come to town.

Movies/TV Shows October 19, 2015

Here Are The Things That Scare Americans The Most

A research - America's Top Fears 2015 - revealed people are most scared of events such as biological warfare, identity theft and terrorism. With Halloween just around the corner, it's not surprising to know that fear of zombies is also included in the list.

Society October 16, 2015

A New 'Resident Evil' CG Movie Is In The Works

Just when you thought it was safe to go to the movies, the zombies of 'Resident Evil' return. This time, they will get the CG treatment in an upcoming movie.

Geek October 15, 2015

Trick Or Treat! Try This Zombie Mouth Cupcake Recipe To Sink Your Teeth Into

Scare your party guests or trick-or-treaters with this Halloween zombie mouth cupcake. Be careful though, or this cupcake just might be the one to take a bite out of you.

Internet Culture October 13, 2015

Robert Kirkman Says Season 6 Of 'The Walking Dead' Will Be The 'Most Intense Season' Yet, Jokes Show Will Go On Until He Dies

'The Walking Dead' creator Robert Kirkman talks season 6, season 2 of 'Fear the Walking Dead,' comics and when the show will end.

Movies/TV Shows October 9, 2015

First Trailer For 'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies' Shows Lily James As Ninja Version Of Jane Austen's Elizabeth Bennet

The first trailer for 'Pride And Prejudice And Zombies' shows Jane Austen's popular character slaying zombies with her sisters.

Movies/TV Shows October 9, 2015

Here's What The First Zombie Kid On The Walking Dead Looks Like Now

Remember Summer the Teddy Bear Walker from AMC's 'The Walking Dead'? She's back from the 'dead,' and ready to tell you what's she's been up to lately—mostly human stuff, though.

Movies/TV Shows October 9, 2015

'I'm Trying To Be Bro-Active': Liv Parties Like A Frat Bro In 'iZombie' Promo

The promo for episode 2 of 'iZombie' sees Liv Moore living it up... frat bro style.

Movies/TV Shows October 7, 2015

'iZombie' Isn't Like All Those Other Zombie Shows, And That's Exactly Why You Should Be Watching

'iZombie', which goes back on air tonight at the CW for its second season, is going above and beyond to redefine the genre about what shows about zombies can do.

Feature October 6, 2015

Terminally Ill Florida Boy Helps Fend Off Zombie Attack

The Pasco County Sheriff's department and some local high school drama students teamed up to surprise a terminally ill boy. Seven-year-old Deputy Spencer Holt beamed with pride after saving the city from a zombie attack.

Internet Culture October 6, 2015

The Passengers Aren't So Ready For Take Off In Part One Of AMC's 'Fear The Walking Dead: Flight 462'

AMC debuted part one of its web series spin-off during the season finale of 'Fear the Walking Dead' on Sunday night.

Movies/TV Shows October 5, 2015

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