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    Tuesday March 24, 2015
  • VIDEO: Official "Z Island" Trailer Promises Zombie-Bashing Fun

    Live-action Japanese horror-comedy hits theaters May 16. 2015

    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.

  • Saturday March 7, 2015
  • “Obaken Zombie Land" Event Stages Zombie Outbreak at Sanrio Puroland

    Tickets go on sale March 13 for May 6 event, limited to 1000 participants

    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.

  • Thursday July 17, 2014
  • VIDEO: Brand New Vibe Attacked by Tokyo Zombies in New PV

    New single on sale 8/6

    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!

  • Saturday October 26, 2013
  • Zombie Maids to Serve Customers at Akihabara Maid Cafe Event

    “Maid of the Dead 4” lasts from October 25th to 27th

    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!

  • Monday September 2, 2013
  • Zombies Take Over Tokyo Bar

    Monthly event held at Night Gallery Cafe CROW

    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!

  • Thursday June 6, 2013
  • VIDEO: Single Thirty-Something Zombie Seeks Love in "Undead Teacher" Manga Trailer

    First print volume of web manga to be released on June 15th

    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.

  • Sunday October 28, 2012
  • "Maid of the Dead III" Infects Akihabara Maid Cafe

    Akihabara Culture Cafe Schatzkiste maids refuse to die, serve tea and themed menu items

    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!

  • Tuesday October 25, 2011
  • VIDEO: The Tokyo Girls-Only Zombie Walk!

    Undead Japanese Girls Eating Ramen, Drinking Beer, Etc.

    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!

     

  • Thursday October 20, 2011
  • VIDEO: MMA Legend Fights...a Zombie

    Bas Rutten Squares Off Against the Living Dead

    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.

  • Saturday October 8, 2011
  • Anime Zombie Girl Pillow Has Got Guts

    Commemorative cushion celebrates upcoming "Sankarea" anime

    The zombie comedy manga series Sankarea, created by Mitsuru Hattori, is due to get the anime treatment shortly. As part of the promotional spree, the November issue of Kodansha's Bessatsu Shonen Magazine is showing off some of the, ahem, unique merchandise that fans will soon be able to snap up. If you're not squemish, click the link and see what lurks inside!

  • Thursday September 22, 2011
  • Live Action "Usagi Drop" Director SABU Creates "Dead Rising 2" Short

    Promoting "Dead Rising 2: Off the Record" Japanese Release

    Capcom has tapped director of the recent live-action Usagi Drop, SABU (real name Hiroyuki Tanaka) to create a promotional live action short for the re-release of zombie battling game Dead Rising 2: Off the Record. SABU's movie will be screened a day before the game's October 13th Japanese launch. Check out a trailer after the jump.