Episode 48

About this Episode: I have to say, I’m quite happy with how the muzzle flash with the shirtless prisoner came out. It almost looks like I know what I’m doing. Zombie Cliché Lookout: The police and criminals have – to say the least – an adversarial relationship. In times of crisis, one hopes that people… Read more »

Episode 47

Zombie Cliché Lookout: Read any survival guide and you’ll find that, as a survivor, your only goal is to stay alive long enough for rescuers to find you. Knowing that, survivors leap at the first chance of salvation, often failing to notice subtle details about the situation that may be important. The fact that the… Read more »

Episode 46

Zombie Cliché Lookout: Two words: Boom, Headshot. As we’re all aware, zombies can only be dispatched by removing the head or destroying the brain, which means either blunt force trauma to the head, or some careful use of firearms. As this necessitates a high percentage of gory headshots, zombie enthusiasts have to up the ante… Read more »

Episode 45

Zombie Cliché Lookout: To a small percentage of the population there exists a maxim that states “There is no problem that cannot be overcome by the liberal use of violence.” Sure, zombies are a nuisance, a dangerous nuisance even, but if you have enough firepower and ammunition, what’s the big deal? Of course these people… Read more »

Episode 44

About this Episode: It’s been a while since a zombie was violently dispatched. I feel much better now. Zombie Cliché Lookout: When things go to pot, the powers that be usually have to realign their priorities, sometimes radically. Things that the day before seemed essential are now little more than a distraction from the big… Read more »

Episode 43

Zombie Cliché Lookout: The freak out is an essential part of a lot of genre entertainment, from the nervous private getting his first taste of war, to exhausted survivors trying to cope with some cataclysmic disaster. Zombies take this trope and turn it up a few notches. Survivors don’t just have to deal with the… Read more »

Episode 42

About this Episode: I threw in some unnecessary wide shots in this episode because I really like how this (admittedly simple) set came out. Since this is probably the last time I use it, at least for a while, I figured it needed a bit of exposure. Zombie Cliché Lookout: The phrase “sour grapes” is… Read more »

Episode 41

Zombie Cliché Lookout: Quick, what’s the best way to recover after sticking your foot in your mouth? If you said that you should immediately launch serveral passive-aggressive attacks at the person you just insulted, well, you’re probably a hell of a lot of fun at parties. In popular entertainment, the guy who can’t help but… Read more »