Empire of the Dead

Empire of the Dead Cover

Empire of the Dead

Act One

By George A. Romero; Alex Maleev (Illustrator); Stan Lee (Introduction by)

Marvel Comics, Paperback, 9780785185178, 128pp.

Publication Date: August 5, 2014

Zombie godfather George Romero unleashes his next undead epic - as an all-new Marvel comic Welcome to New York City years after the undead plague has erupted...but just because Manhattan has been quarantined, don't think that everyone inside is safe Not only do flesh-eaters roam Manhattan, but there's another ancient predator that has taken a bloody bite out of the Big Apple: vampires rule the city But who is plotting against the Mayor? Is there a zombie uprising afoot? Who is the firecracker known as Dixie Peach? And in the pit of the bloody Circus Maximus, can anything stop the unchained fury of the zombie gladiator known as Zanzibar? It's zombies vs. vampires - with humans caught in the crossfire COLLECTING: George Romero's Empire Of Th e Dead: Act One 1-5.

About the Author
George Andrew Romero is an American-Canadian film director, screenwriter and editor, best known for his series of gruesome and satirical horror films about a hypothetical zombie apocalypse, beginning with "Night of the Living Dead"

Sunday, Jul 20, 2014

"There's nothing scarier than the neighbors," says Night of the Living Dead director George A. Romero. His latest zombie tale is a comic book set in New York City called The Empire of the Dead. More at NPR.org

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