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.
In addition to the friendly, normal, welcoming maids at the Akihabara Culture Cafe Schatzkiste, clientele were either surprised or delighted this weekend to find a pair of zombies serving during the "Maid of the Dead III" event. Check them out plus the zombie-themed food items after the break!
As the mysterious virus that brings the dead back to life spreads, zombie walks have become a increasingly common site in major metropolitan cities around the globe. Still, this marks the first time I’ve seen an all-girl zombie army in bikinis and torn stockings terrorizing ramen shops and assorted bars in Tokyo’s Shinjuku ni-chome district. Now, it's your turn to watch after the jump!
Bas Rutten, an MMA competitor active in the 90's, with a 28-4-1 record has maintained his notoriety thanks to his boisterous personality. Now, he's taken a brief break from plying that big personality in commentary, acting and coaching to get back in the ring one last time... versus a zombie. Check it out after the jump.