Empire of the Dead: Act One (Paperback)

Act One

By George Romero (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Alex Maleev (Illustrator), Stan Lee (Text by (Art/Photo Books))

Marvel Comics, 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

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