Deadlines: News roundup 5/27/09

Posted by Cory Casciato On May - 27 - 2009


A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… Bookmark the home page or add the feed to your RSS for your daily dose of walking dead. Got news tips? E-mail me at cory.casciato[AT]

Director Gary Ugarek reports that Deadlands 2: Trapped has been acquired by Anthem Pictures. It may be coming to VOD (video on demand), since Anthem does that sort of thing. Presumably it will see a DVD release at some point as well. (

The upcoming Wii zombies-in-space prequel game Dead Space: Extraction gets a preview from Kotaku. Short version: promising, but still needs some polish. (Kotaku)

Fine science fiction blog io9 has a thoughtful post up today asking the timeless (and slightly disturbing) question, can zombies be sexy? (io9)

After the break, you can view an insane bit of AutoTuned gimmick rap called “Zumbie” by Major Lazer. It’s about zombies, and probably NSFW.

Major Lazer “Zumbie” ft. Andy Milonakis

One Response to “Deadlines: News roundup 5/27/09”

  1. Scott Roeben says:

    Great find on that “Zumbie” video. Addictive!

Leave a Reply




About Me

The Inevitable Zombie Apocalypse is your source for daily zombie news and in-depth criticism, commentary and context on all things zombie -- zombie movies, zombie books, zombie games and everything else to do with the walking, running, biting dead. You can get more info on the About page, in the FAQ or just by spending a few days reading every piece of content here. You can also follow the site on Twitter or subscribe to RSS by clicking the horde below.



    sea zombieCDC studies a zombie family unitZombie Spec OpsSummoned 02Belgrade Zombie Walk7. Belgrade Zombie Walk7. Belgrade Zombie WalkPretty zombie34 (79)...cosplay anime manga consurvival of the fittestsurvival of the fittestReal Lego trans clear ghostSteve Conti Photograph 2020 HorrorPunk ZombieA fine machete thrustStare of the Zombie