All posts filed under “zombie types

comment 0

Psychics

I thought these fellows were a rare breed in the zombie world but over the past year I’ve seen a LOT of horror movies featuring reanimated corpses that have dealt with some sort of psychic or occult powers. For the most part this was an extension… Read More

comment 0

Pit Zombies

These guys have been around for a while though I haven’t traced them back to their origins yet. The earliest example that immediately comes to mind are the pit zombies Ash fights in Army of Darkness. We’ve seen them recently used on the Walking Dead… Read More

comment 0

Nun Zombie

The Nun was in the classic Romero “Dawn of the Dead” although we only get a few brief glimpses of her during the movie. The nun is sort of similar to the Hari Krishna zombie who also appears in the same film, in that she… Read More

comment 0

Yellow Cadaver

Return of the Living Dead introduced a lot of new ideas to the world of horror and one of those was the unstoppable zombie. Early in the movie a cadaver meant for a medical school gets exposed to the deadly zomibifying trioxin gas from the… Read More

comment 0

Sophia

Sophia was sort of a heartbreaker. So much time was spent looking for her after she went missing that when she finally showed up, once we had finally nearly forgotten about her, it was a kick in the pants. As a parent it was really… Read More

comment 0

Dale’s Walker

At first I wasn’t quite sure what to call this guy but what else could I call him but Dale’s walker. He is, as with most good zombies, just a regular run-of-the-mill sort of thing but we get a real sense of him as a… Read More

comment 0

Big-eyed girl

There was a wonderful fluke on the Walking Dead where an extra’s eye makeup, the angle of a lens and the fact that she has big eyes all came together to make her seem all the more otherworldly. In fact this zombie is just a… Read More

comment 0

Exit Humanity zombie

If you haven’t seen Exit Humanity yet don’t worry, I won’t give away any spoilers here BUT check out my full review of it by clicking here.  The zombies in Exit Humanity stand out for three reasons. 1. The movie is set in the late 1800′s… Read More

comment 0

Experimentals Artwork

A while back I added the illustration below of an experimental zombie to my list of zombie types. At the time I had actually drawn and inked another image but it somehow got lost in the shuffle and I couldn’t find it anywhere. So, I… Read More