"Biohazard: Zombie Rush" - a "fun run" foot race event inspired by Capcom's Resident Evil series of survival-horror video games - is coming to Tokyo on May 21, 2017, and would-be athletes can compete either as fleeing survivors or chasing zombies. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official trailer for Chimamire Sukeban Chainsaw ("Bloody Delinquient Girl Chainsaw") is now available online. Hit the jump to chop it up.
A new zombie-themed interactive attraction is coming to Tokyo Joypolis, an amusement park run by Sega, beginning on December 19, 2016. Will visitors survive the "Zombie Zoo"? Hit the jump to learn more.
Seven Seas has announced the license of Land of the Rising Dead: A Tokyo School Girl’s Guide to Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse, an illustrated and manga guide to all things zombie. The book will be published as a single large-trim edition, with a combination of color and black & white pages. It will be released on October 11, 2016 for $14.99 USA / $16.99 CAN.
Universal Studios Japan suffered an outbreak of the undead at 5:35 PM JST on October 31, 2015, as part of the "Special Zombie Mob 2015" event, in which 3000 people in zombie costumes danced to Michael Jackson's classic song "Thriller". Hit the jump to learn more.
A new movie poster for the upcoming live-action film, Chimamire Sukeban Chainsaw, has been released. Hit the jump to learn more.
Yakuza, zombies, nurses, and school girls: everyone's fair game in Z Island, aka Deadman Inferno, a live-action horror-comedy that hits theaters in Japan on May 16, 2015. Hit the jump to see the trailer.
Braaaaaaains! Obaken, a Japanese company specializing in haunted houses and "zombie camps", is infesting the Sanrio Puroland theme park with zombies for one night only in May, 2015. Hit the jump to learn more.
J-pop boy band Brand New Vibe jump on the zombie bandwagon with an expensive looking post-apocalyptic PV promoting their recent song. Watch after the jump!
Beware! Akihabara maid cafe Schatz Kiste will be holding “Maid of the Dead 4”, a zombie-themed event, from October 25th to 27th. YATTAR NEWS brings us pics and info after the jump!
The global zombie outbreak has spread to Tokyo’s Roppongi district, where patrons can transform themselves into the undead and drink themselves into a stupor. YATTAR NEWS brings us pics and info after the jump!
On June 15th, Enterbrain will be releasing the first print collection of ero-guro goof web-manga Undead Teacher, about a lonely single English teacher, who happens to be zombie and who happens to start spilling out intestines when she tries to get romantic. Get a look at what the appropriately named publisher has put together after the jump.