On The Walking Dead, Rick Saves Alexandria, But At What Cost?

The Walking Dead wrapped up its generally excellent fifth season with an extra-long, 90-minute special finale last night. But not only did it not feel bloated, but it culminated in one of the show's greatest final acts ever — but did Rick save Alexandria, or destroy it? » 3/30/15 8:20am Yesterday 8:20am

The Walking Dead spin-off has an official (dumb) name. Creator/producer Robert Kirkman tweeted it will be call Fear the Walking Dead, in case, you know, you thought it might be Annoy the Walking Dead, Hug the Walking Dead or even Be Ambivalent About the Walking Dead. » 3/27/15 1:40pm Friday 1:40pm

This Real Estate News Could Be A Massive Walking Dead Spoiler

I know it sounds crazy, but I promise it's true. It's difficult to explain without discussing the spoiler itself, so please consider this your spoiler warning. Don't click if you don't want to know. » 3/27/15 9:40am Friday 9:40am

iZombie's Villain Is Disarmingly Charming For A Dead Guy

We loved iZombie's pilot, and praise be to the sassy dramedy gods, the second episode was just as good as the first. Mainly thanks to the charm of newly introduced villain David Anders. » 3/25/15 5:22pm Wednesday 5:22pm

Schwarzenegger Must Protect His Zombie Daughter In First Maggie Trailer

There's so much weirdness about Maggie. The fact that Arnold Schwarzenegger is starring in a low-budget, indie zombie drama. That the movie, which is about a father protecting his infected daughter, basically makes him the Governor from The Walking Dead. But most of all, that his performance is apparently "superb." » 3/25/15 1:30pm 3/25/15 1:30pm

Last Year's Breakout Novel Girl With All The Gifts Is Becoming A Movie

The Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey was easily one of our favorite novels published last year — and Joss Whedon agreed with us. So it's fantastic news that this book is becoming a movie called She Who Brings Gifts, starring Glenn Close. » 3/23/15 10:40am 3/23/15 10:40am

Crazy Rick Returns With A Vengeance On The Walking Dead

Things are tense in Alexandria. There's only one person who can keep the group and the Alexandrians from turning on each other, and that's Rick Grimes. Which makes it problematic that Rick Grimes is missing, and Crazy Rick — last seen making imaginary phone calls to Ghost Lori — has taken his place. » 3/23/15 8:00am 3/23/15 8:00am

iZombie Is So Good It Makes Us Mad At Other TV Shows

The wonderfully bananas series about a zombie medical examiner, who also solves crime, is infectiously charming. It's maddeningly charming. The pilot of this series should be tranquilized, tagged, and studied for its charm. Yeah, we really liked iZombie. » 3/18/15 2:35pm 3/18/15 2:35pm

Map Shows How Quickly A Zombie Outbreak Would Spread From Your Town

If Patient Zero for a zombie outbreak were to turn up somewhere in the United States, how long would it take the hordes of undead to take over the country? With the interactive Zombietown, USA map, you can click on a town and watch the zombies eat their way across the nation. » 3/17/15 2:30pm 3/17/15 2:30pm

The Walking Dead Would Like To Remind You No One Is Safe, Ever

Now that Rick and the group have been welcomed into the extremely sturdy walls of Alexandria, audiences might have thought that the characters had found some measure of safety. Last night's episode of The Walking Dead wanted to disavow viewers of that silly notion. Brutally. » 3/16/15 8:00am 3/16/15 8:00am

Walking Dead Creator Explains How Spin-Off Is (And Is Not) A Prequel

Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman says the upcoming spin-off (still no title yet ... and just that one same image so far ...) "is not going to relate to the comics at all," but will expand the universe of the TV show in multiple ways. » 3/15/15 10:30am 3/15/15 10:30am

AMC Really, Really Likes The Walking Dead Spin-Off—Plus The First Pic!

AMC has just announced that it's ordered two full seasons of The Walking Dead spin-off TV series, well before the first episode even premieres. They must really like what they've seen of the series, which will star Cliff Curtis (Gang Related) and Kim Dickens (Deadwood), and whose first season will air this summer. » 3/09/15 2:20pm 3/09/15 2:20pm

The Walking Dead Hosts The Apocalypse's Most Awkward Cocktail Party

Seriously. Last night's episode of The Walking Dead — a show that's about the dead reanimating and trying to eat the living — was entirely about a cocktail party. And I'll be damned if it wasn't somehow a damned good episode, too. » 3/09/15 8:40am 3/09/15 8:40am

Does A Story Need A TV Show Or Movie To Be Great?

Greetings, all! The village shaman claims another crab-wolf attack is imminent, so I've rushed through reading your letters in order that my wisdom might guide you in the upcoming week. First bit of wisdom: Try to find a job that doesn't cause you to regularly encounter crab-wolves. » 3/04/15 9:10am 3/04/15 9:10am

iZombie Trailer Explains What This Odd Undead Series Is All About

Behold iZombie, the next work from Veronica Mars creator Rob Thomas. While this series is still centered around a girl who solves crimes every episodes, this time the girl is undead. So it's admittedly a little confusing, but finally there's a new trailer to explain it all. » 3/03/15 8:40am 3/03/15 8:40am

There Is A Wooden Zombie Lurking At The Bottom Of The Pacific Ocean

If you journey down to the Endeavour Hydrothermal Vents near Vancouver Island, British Columbia, you may run into Dudley, a creepy wooden mannequin who is starting to go to pieces on the ocean floor. But how did Dudley get all the way down there? » 3/02/15 2:30pm 3/02/15 2:30pm

Rick's Beard Dies So Others May Live On The Walking Dead

The group has arrived at sunny Alexandria, the walls are high, the homes have electricity and running water, and the biggest threat there is Aidan the Douchebag. But there is a heavy price that must be paid in order to receive this sanctuary, and it is a price that can only be measured in facial hair. » 3/02/15 2:30pm 3/02/15 2:30pm

It's The 1950s And All The Men Are Zombies In The Dead Scare RPG

When a Russian bio-bomb turns most of the men in America into flesh-eating zombies, women and children have to fight to survive using any available means. The Dead Scare tabletop RPG will let you explore an alternate history, subvert gender roles, and splatter zombie heads. » 2/26/15 8:00am 2/26/15 8:00am

Introducing Jews Vs. Zombies And Jews Vs. Aliens, Two Very Strange Books

The chosen people are going where they've never gone before. Two new anthologies, Jews Vs. Zombiesand Jews Vs. Aliens, feature an all-star group of writers, explaining just what happens when Judaism confronts the unimaginable. To celebrate, we've got an exclusive excerpt: A brand new story by Naomi Alderman! » 2/24/15 10:20am 2/24/15 10:20am

Rick Grimes is The Walking Dead's Newest Villain

It's true. No, Rick hasn't lost his mind again, nor has he suddenly started murdering people. But with the arrival of Aaron, the mysterious fellow who's come with smiles, supplies, and a promise of a safe place to live, Rick and the others suddenly find themselves in the position of being the bad guys for a change. » 2/23/15 8:10am 2/23/15 8:10am