We Have Our New Spider-Man—So Which Villain Will He Fight First?

Greetings, my pencil pals! Sorry about last week’s missing column; as it turns out I managed to catch a Mutant Deathvirus (mild infection) from the Radioactive Biker Crocodiles of Texas (air travel). I was basically unconscious all last week. But I’m up now, and rarin’ to answer some of your letters (earn my paycheck)! » 6/25/15 1:03pm 6/25/15 1:03pm

Schwarzenegger Flexes His (Acting) Muscles In Somber Zombie Tale Maggie

If the phrase “Arnold Schwarzenegger Zombie Movie” calls to mind action-movie insanity, with catchphrases and machine guns and exploding corpses, Maggie — a quietly dark study of grief, terminal illness, and the bond between parent and child — is not the Arnold Schwarzenegger Zombie Movie you’re looking for. » 5/10/15 2:30pm 5/10/15 2:30pm

Zombie Subway Stunt Is Possibly The Most Terrifying Prank Ever Pulled

Subway riders in the northeast state of Ceará, Brazil, had quite a fright when OMG ZOMBIES!!! It was revealed, of course, to be a TV show-plotted prank — but though the ghouls are fake, the freak-out factor among the passengers is alarmingly, piss-your-pants real (it starts about three minutes in). Yikes, seriously. » 4/02/15 4:25pm 4/02/15 4:25pm

The Surprising Objects Used To Make Gruesome Sounds On The Walking Dead 

Tucked into a fascinating article about veteran Foley artist Gregg Barbanell, highly skilled in creating realistic (yet not distracting) ambient sounds for films, TV shows, and video games, is a rundown of how he achieves The Walking Dead’s most bone-rattling noises. The “tools” he uses are shockingly unshocking. » 4/02/15 10:37am 4/02/15 10:37am

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