Episode 35

About this Episode: I’m trying something a little different with the lighting, and I’m still not really happy with the result. There’s still a little too much glare for my taste, but it’s looking a bit better. Zombie Cliché Lookout: As a society, we have grown far, far too dependent upon electricity. This is so… Read more »

Episode 34

Zombie Cliché Lookout: Even with all the whiz-bang technology at our fingertips, things occasionally go sideways. For instance, something could prevent the satellite uplink between a field reporter and her television studio. These minor technical difficulties are almost always nothing in real life, but in a horror flick the inability for people to get in… Read more »

Episode 33

About this Episode: More weird bleed-over from the previous week. I promise this is the last time. Zombie Cliché Lookout: Ever wonder what the local news guys do during commercial breaks? Who’s to say they don’t just stare off blankly into space until the show starts back up. Well, other than people who have worked… Read more »

Episode 32

About this Episode: …and the introductions started next week finally come to and end. Zombie Cliché Lookout: A lifetime of video games has taught me to search absolutely everything for things of value. It doesn’t matter if I just shot a duck, I know that there’s a good chance that duck is carrying a first… Read more »

Episode 31

About this Episode: Clark is named after two important American explorers: William Clark, who explored the Lousiana purchase along with Meriwether Lewis and Sacajawea; and Clark W. Griswald, who mapped an overland route to Wally World in National Lampoon’s Vacation. Also, when I originally created the comic, there were eight frames per page. Since moving… Read more »

Episode 30

Zombie Cliché Lookout: Whenever you get two characters with something to prove in the same room (or in the same general area, in this case), they will inevitable clash while trying to assert their dominance. Sometimes it’s simply a war or words, but things can easily turn violent, especially when law and order is all… Read more »

Episode 29

Zombie Cliché Lookout: Enter the mysterious stranger! That noise you heard behind you isn’t always a zombie, sometimes it’s another survivor. Perhaps they’re here to help, perhaps they want to rob you blind and leave you for the walking dead. You’ll never know until it’s too late. Of course if his first action upon meeting… Read more »

Episode 28

Zombie Cliché Lookout: In zombie films there is an unspoken rule that the word “zombie” should never, ever be uttered. When the rule is broken, other characters should quickly dismiss or correct the rule-breaking character. Perhaps the finest example of this comes from Shaun of the Dead in an exchange between the titular hero and… Read more »