Ryan Thomason

Summer of the Dead – The Walking Dead

Summer of the Dead – The Walking Dead

You may have noticed I talk about the Walking Dead quite a lot, not only is it one of my favourite comics I also thinks it’s one of the best pieces of zombie related media that has ever been created.  Robert Kirkman has done a fantastic job of creating a believable post apocalyptic world with […]

 

Summer of the Dead – X Files: Millennium

Summer of the Dead – X Files: Millennium

Before my love affair with Lost began, the X Files was the TV show that really captured my heart and we couldn’t really do this Summer of the Dead feature without talking a show that is steeped in supernatural phenomenon. There are several episodes throughout the shows 9 season run that feature the undead but […]

 

Summer Of The Dead: Resident Evil 3

Summer Of The Dead: Resident Evil 3

So here is Resident Evil 3, the last game in the main series of RE games (not counting side-games like RE: Code Veronica or RE: Outbreak) to feature zombies. This is because Las Plagas becomes the new virus in RE4 and replaces zombies with Ganandos and later in RE5 Majini. Even then, RE3 was more […]

 

Morning Meal Of Zombies

Well, there’s no stories worth writing about so I thought it would be easier putting up the Zombie music video up first. As for the video, given last week’s events, I think there can’t be any other choice for today’s video than Michael Jackon’s Thriller. Enjoy the full 10 minute version (minus opening and ending […]

 

Summer Of The Dead – Resident Evil 2

Summer Of The Dead – Resident Evil 2

2 years after the first game, Resident Evil 2 was released in 1998 on the Playstation and later the N64, Dreamcast, PC and Gamecube. The game itself however only took place 2 months after the first. Resident Evil 2 took place in Raccoon City, the industrial town under the thumb of Umbrella and close to […]

 

Summer Of The Dead: Resident Evil

Summer Of The Dead: Resident Evil

Resident Evil was an obvious choice for the first Summer of the Dead article, given my love of the series. I won’t ramble on so lets get straight to it. Resident Evil (Biohazard in Japan) was released in 1996, just when 3D gaming was really beginning to kick off. The story was simple enough and […]