Deadlines: News roundup 11/24/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 24 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

Just a quick note before we jump to the news. There won’t be a news post tomorrow or Friday due to the Holidays, however the NEW PODCAST! (WOO!) will go up Friday. It clocks in at around an hour so it’ll give you something to listen to during your gravy induced comas… Anyway, on to it!

Author DeAnna Knippling talks about her choose your own adventure book  Choose Your Doom! Zombie Apocalypse! and why she wanted to do something… different. (Colorado Springs Independent)

The guys over at Rooster Teeth (Red vs. Blue) decided to make sure their studio was protected from the zombie invasion by recreating the safe house door from Left 4 Dead. (Kotaku)

After the break we’ve got some cool footage of the retro 8-bit style zombie survival  game Bitejacker. (VGrevolution)

Here’s a teaser trailer for the Ben Hibon directed, cgi animated zombie movie AD. (io9)

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Deadlines: News roundup 11/23/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 23 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

Jeffrey DeMunn talks about playing the world’s greatest camper (and my favorite The Walking Dead character) Dale in a video interview after the break. (Fangoria)

Zombie supermodels!? That’s the basic premise of the upcoming comedy film ABERCROMBIE & ZOMBIE: The Life And Death And Death Of America’s First Zombie Supermodel. (FEARnet)

The news of Dead Nation on the PlayStation Network is big these days, so we thought we’d add to the fire with some concept art and game play footage. (Dread Central)

Speaking of game play footage (that we can’t embed, so follow the link), Flotilla developers Blendo Games just released a trailer for their new masterpiece Atom Zombie Smasher. (Shack News)

Mira Grant follows up her phenomenal zombie book Feed with what is shaping up to be an amazing sequel, Deadline. (io9)

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Deadlines: News roundup 11/17/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 17 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

Swedish game developers Keldyn Interactive have released the first gameplay footage of their new shooter Dead Meets Lead and we’ve got the video after the break. (Keldyn Interactive)

In a weird case of fanfic, the toy makers at NECA will be releasing two versions of the Scream 4 “ghostface” character: a regular version and a ZOMBIE VERSION will be available. (Dread Central)

Here’s the latest information on the release date and DVD details for indie flick Zombie Driftwood. Also we’ve included a trailer after the break. (28 Days Later Analysis)

What’s that? You’d love to see dozens of spoilerific pictures from the upcoming forth episode of The Walking Dead? Alright, here you go… (Dread Central)

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Deadlines: News roundup 11/12/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 12 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

There’s a lot of good The Walking Dead news for your weekend wrap-up.

Sumthing Else Music Works will be releasing the soundtracks to Dead Rising 2 and Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles on November 16. (Dread Central)

We’ve got the trailer for Rick Greenwood’s zombie short film Hinnon Valley. (Dread Central)

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Deadlines: News roundup 11/10/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 10 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

Brian Kittrell, author of the book The Dying Times, is raising money to publish his book through Kickstarter and he’s offering bonus incentives to those who donate. (PR Web)

Speaking of books, Fangoria has five copies of Thom Carnell’s new book NO FLESH SHALL BE SPARED that they’re giving away to fans of the site. (Fangoria)

We’ve got all the gory details of the dvd release and special features included within of the French zombie flick The Horde, along with a trailer after the break. (Fangoria)

Bear McCreary, who’s composed some of the greatest film and television scores of all time, talks about the choices he made while making the main theme for The Walking Dead in this video. (MTV)

Scary man Michael Rooker talks about his Walking Dead character Merle, who doesn’t appear in the comic series. (Fangoria)

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Deadlines: News roundup 11/09/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 9 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

Zombie Girl: The Movie, the documentary of a 12 year old girl and her production of the movie Pathogen, is now available on DVD, and includes the movie as well. (Pegasus News)

If you live in or near Clinton, Iowa and want to be an extra in a zombie movie, They All Fall Down is casting. (Quad City Times)

A trailer has just been released for Swedish zombie film ZON261. (Live For Films)

We’ve got a sneak peek video after the break for episode 3 of The Walking Dead. (28 Days Later Analysis)

Euro zombie film Zone of the Dead is being released for most cable subscribers on video-on-demand under the title 2012: Apocalypse of the Dead. There’s a trailer after the break. (Dread Central)

Lyle Perez-Ticnics, author of the short story anthology The Undead That Saved Christmas, will be autographing books in San Diego, CA on December 11. (Buy Zombie)

We’ve got the release trailer for Reel Zombies, a mockumentary, after the break. (Buy Zombie)

There’s some awesome gameplay footage of the Easter egg game mode Dead Ops in the new Call of Duty: Black Ops game, along with how to access it. (Dread Central)

Frank Darabont, along with the cast of The Walking Dead, break down the show and episode 2 specifically in this video. (28 Days Later Analysis)

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Deadlines: News roundup 11/08/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 8 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

It seems that the Monday posts will be pretty devoted to the weekend’s Walking Dead news, and this Monday is no exception.

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies finally lands a director in School of Rock scribe Mike White. (FEARnet)

Zombie lore master George A. Romero gives an interview about continuity in his films and upcoming projects. (Dread Central)

Box office poison Megan Fox is considering a role in which she’d play a heartbroken zombie searching for her lover. I can’t say this enough people, AIM FOR THE HEAD! (Showbiz Spy)

Think you’ve got what it takes to survive? Test your zombie fighting know-how on your iPhone with The Zombie Survival Guide, available for $1.99 USD in the apple store. (prMac)

We’ve got the trailer for the western zombie greatness that is The Dead and the Damned. (28 Days Later Analysis)

The sequel to the British film The Zombie Diaries is casting in the UK. (EADT News 24)

If you live in Europe, have a Nintendo Wii, and love shooting zombies and classic fairy tales, then you can play Zombie Panic in Wonderland. Here’s hoping for a US port soon. (Dread Central)

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Deadlines: News roundup 11/04/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 4 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

Indie game crew Ballardia just delivered the first screen shots and details on their upcoming free to play browser based zombie MMO World of the Living Dead. It’s more simulation than decapitation, but it still looks cool.  (Gamers Hell)

UPDATE: It looks like Pride and Prejudice and Zombies isn’t completely buried, as reported yesterday. Two new directors have put their names in the hat to run the project. (LA Times)

Director Brian Wimer talks about zombie culture and his latest film, Danger. Zombies. Run. (The Hook)

The Japanese Dead Rising movie, based (somewhat) on the game, and created by its producer Keiji Inafune, is being released on DVD. You can check out the trailer here. (Kotaku)

The latest ultra creepy trailer for Dead Space 2 has just been released to the world (and embedded below). Get ready not to sleep for a week. (Kotaku)

Like Marvel, Fangoria is getting into the movie business, starting with a remake of the 1972 classic Children Shouldn’t Play With Dead Things. (Fangoria)

Alright, no more excuses…. After the break we’ve got the pilot episode of The Walking Dead available for online viewing. WATCH THE SHOW! (Dread Central)

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We’ve got the 411 on the premiere of the world’s first Native American themed zombie film The Dead Can’t Dance, which premieres November 6 in San Francisco.

Mike Busson got in touch with us to give us some information on his new movie Stag Night of the Dead and also a trailer (embedded below) for the film.

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Deadlines: News roundup 11/01/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On November - 1 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

Okay, bear with me zombie fans because there’s a lot of news today, especially about our favorite new series The Walking Dead, which took the world by storm last night!

There’s also a host of great news about the latest in zombie video games.

Here’s the info on the zombie walks you may or may not have been a part of this past weekend.

And now we make the turn to movie news…

And just because we love you so much, here’s a claymation video (after the break) of a chainsaw wielding maid that kills zombies. (io9)

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Deadlines: News roundup 10/29/10

Posted by Johnathon Brock On October - 29 - 2010

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A daily roundup of all the undead news that shambles into view… News post by Johnathon Brock and Cory Casciato. Got news tips? E-mail them to cory.casciato[AT]gmail.com. Bookmark the home page or add the RSS feed to your reader for your daily dose of walking dead.

Max Brooks, the man who brought us the infamous Zombie Survival Guide, has now released a FREE iPhone app that lets you scan your friends to see if they’ve been infected. (Tech Republic)

Director Frank Darabont sat down with TIME magazine to give a nice interview about The Walking Dead. (TIME)

Zombie slayer Bruce Campbell sits down to discuss zombies, acting, and other things horror. (Seattle Times)

On the off chance you still don’t get it, here’s ten reasons why you just have to watch The Walking Dead this Sunday. (Bloody Disgusting)

Spoilers ahead as we’ve got video (after the break) of the first five minutes of The Walking Dead. (28 Days Later Analysis)

If you’re in Victoria, BC be sure to check out the Zombie Feast Film Festival tonight. (28 Days Later Analysis)

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