The cute corruption of the anime zombie

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Zombies provide an outlet for that most mortal of fears and fascinations; death, and what comes after. It’s a universal thread that’s tugged by all cultures, linking all human thought. This gives the walking dead a power that transcend interpretive borders; for instance, between anime and the western viewer. Subtleties of language and cultural significance […]

Korean anime Seoul Station revives the zombie phenomenon

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After the initial exhilaration of The Walking Dead slowed to a shamble, the zombie genre has seemed tired out for a while. But, as we well know, they always come back, and something pulled out of Korea to revive the undead once again last year. Train to Busan‘s international success has paved the way for its animated prequel, Seoul […]