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'Plants vs. Zombies 3' soft launches in Philippines, Ireland, and Romania

Feb 27, 2020 - 6:33 PM

Seven years after 'Plants vs. Zombies 2' and several spinoffs later, the series makes a return to classic PvZ gameplay

PVZ 3. Image from EA

The science of zombies: Will the undead rise?

Nov 01, 2019 - 9:28 AM

If you think nothing like that could ever happen to humans, think again.

WALKING DEAD. File photo of an zombie-themed escape room. Photo by Vernise L. Tantuco/Rappler.com

‘Trip Ubusan: The Lolas vs. Zombies’ review: Uncommitted to be anything

Nov 26, 2017 - 1:52 PM

Simply put, 'Trip Ubusan: The Lolas vs. Zombies' suffers from its blatant lack of commitment

The week in photos: October 28-November 3, 2017

Nov 04, 2017 - 8:44 AM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Rohingya refugee childrens walk at Moynerghona refugee camp in the Bangladeshi district of Ukhia on October 29, 2017.Bangladesh is planning to introduce voluntary sterilisation in its overcrowded Rohingya camps, where nearly a million refugees are fighting for space, after efforts to encourage birth control failed. More than 600,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh since a military crackdown in neighbouring Myanmar in August triggered an exodus, straining resources in the impoverished country. / AFP PHOTO / Tauseef MUSTAFA

Creepy Japan video invites people to live in 'zombie town'

Oct 31, 2017 - 6:11 PM

A remote Japanese town hopes to entice brave souls to come and live among them with a ghoulish video game spoof featuring flesh-eating zombies – just in time for Halloween

CREEPY. Kosuge, a misty mountain town in Japan, produces zombie video to attract visitors. Photo by Shutterstock

Berita selebriti hari ini: Senin, 18 September 2017

Sep 18, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

'Zombie Fighters': Pelarian yang berujung reuni memilukan

Jun 08, 2017 - 10:19 AM

Menurut sang sutradara ini adalah salah satu film tersulit yang paernah digarapnya

ZOMBIE FIGHTERS. Sekelompok sahabat harus berjuang menghindari kejaran para zombie. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube GSC Movies

Floating zombies at sea featured in 'Fear the Walking Dead' promo

Mar 20, 2016 - 4:02 PM

New footage of Fear the Walking Dead has revealed a new terrifying foe the floating zombie

Screengrab from Facebook/Fear the Walking Dead

#PugadBaboy: Safe from zombies

Mar 19, 2016 - 5:00 AM

'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies' Review: Half-dead irreverence

Feb 07, 2016 - 10:30 PM

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies lacks the maturity to make most of the irreverence resulting in unsustainable comedy writes Oggs Cruz

Gameplan: Thrilla in Manila

Nov 15, 2015 - 11:34 PM

Our Gameplan hosts go on a spooky adventure in the streets of Intramuros

Former 'zombie werewolf' shows you how to turn yourself into a zombie

Oct 28, 2015 - 6:59 PM

After being a zombie for Outbreak Manila 4 times contributor Alecs Ongcal shows us how to turn into a zombie with stuff we can find at home

BEFORE AND AFTER. You don't need a lot to transform yourself into a zombie this Halloween. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler.com

'Walking Dead' fan kills 'zombie' friend in New Mexico

Oct 27, 2015 - 9:55 AM

A Walking Dead fan kills his friend who was turning into a zombie with kitchen knives an electric guitar and a microwave

'THE WALKING DEAD.' A man kills a friend who he thought was turning into a zombie from the popular TV show, 'The Walking Dead.' The photo above is one of the zombies on the show. Screengrab from Facebook/TheWalkingDeadAMC

One dead in shooting at US zombie-themed street fest

Oct 19, 2015 - 2:27 AM

The incident in downtown Fort Myers happened shortly before midnight Saturday October 17 according to the local NBC affiliate

WATCH: Awesome Bennet sisters in 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies' trailer

Oct 10, 2015 - 8:32 PM

The movie is based on the 2009 parody novel by Seth Grahame Smith

NO NEED FOR RESCUE. The Bennet sisters fight zombies in 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.' Screengrab from YouTube/LionsgateFilmsUK

5 tempat foto paling seru di Jakarta Comic Con

Sep 26, 2015 - 10:11 AM

Salah satu atraksi yang paling diincar di Jakarta Comic Con adalah kesempatan untuk berfoto sambil duduk di Iron Throne

JAKARTA COMIC CON. Pengunjung berfoto di stan HBO, Jumat, 25 September 2015. Foto oleh Shinta Setiawan

Modeling the zombie apocalypse: Head for the hills

Mar 05, 2015 - 9:21 AM

A mathematical model suggests cities would fall quickly in a zombie apocalypse but it would take weeks for a zombie plague to penetrate rural areas

RUN TO THE HILLS! In this file photo, people costumed as ghouls and zombies gather at a Zombie flash mob in central park of St.Petersburg, Russia, 16 August 2014. Anatoly Maltsev/EPA

AMC posts apology for 'Walking Dead' spoiler

Dec 03, 2014 - 3:42 PM

The show posts a spoiler on its Facebook account before the mid season finale airs in the West Coast

WATCH: Zombies chase couple in fun wedding video

Oct 31, 2014 - 4:30 PM

Here s one way to make a grand entrance

IN PHOTOS: 'Walking Dead' zombie horror house now open

Oct 31, 2014 - 10:30 AM

Zombies walk among visitors who enter the gloomy prison at this new Walking Dead – themed attraction

Things to do: October 31-November 6

Oct 31, 2014 - 9:35 AM

Planning a Halloween get together with friends? Here s a list of this week s parties and events to check out

Militant ‘zombies’ storm Congress

Oct 29, 2014 - 8:27 PM

Activists march to the House of Representatives to protest the pork barrel system and the accommodation of errata in the budget which some lawmakers suspect are midnight insertions

#PugadBaboy: Puno't Bunga punchline 2

Oct 23, 2014 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Puno't Bunga

Oct 23, 2014 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Puno't Bunga punchline 3

Oct 23, 2014 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: That zombie series

Oct 16, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Movies playing this week: 'Rurouni Kenshin,' Dementia' and more

Sep 24, 2014 - 2:33 PM

This week s lineup of movies for your viewing pleasure

PXC female fighter Curran signs with UFC

Aug 10, 2014 - 1:20 PM

Kailin Curran 23 who has remained unbeaten in PXC has now signed a contract to compete in the UFC

INKED. Kailin Curran signs her UFC contract. Photo from Curran's Facebook

Playing this week: A thrill seeker's dream

Feb 26, 2014 - 9:21 PM

Her Grand Piano Non Stop Saving Mr Banks and Unfriend are some of the films showing this week

Graphic by Rappler

Life and Style wRap: From ballet dancers to zombies

Nov 30, 2013 - 6:03 PM

Missed a lot of stories this week? Here s the Life and Style wRap

TERRIFYING? A group of youngsters dressed up as zombies take part in a "Zombie Walk" in Mexico City. AFP Photo

Halloween 2013: And your fave celebs dress up as...

Nov 01, 2013 - 6:52 PM

Celebrities – local and foreign – prove again this year that there is style in horror and glamor in gore

HAUNT COUTURE. Solenn Heussaff, Georgina Wilson, and Martine Cajucom as undead supermodels. Photo from Georgina Wilson's Instagram (ilovegeorgina)

Afterlife with Archie #1: Riverdale in a darker light

Nov 01, 2013 - 12:27 PM

The premise is simple enough: Archie characters plus zombies

POWERHOUSE CREATORS. 'Carrie' 2013 screenwriter Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and artist Francesco Francavilla are behind this new series. Screenshot courtesy of Carljoe Javier

'Huling Henya': Uneven film

Aug 26, 2013 - 7:19 PM

Rufa Mae Quinto is in her element But not this mixed bag of horror action fantasy

MIXED BAG. But Rufa Mae can carry a movie. Photo courtesy of Viva Entertainment

Rufa Mae reinvented in 'Henya'

Aug 15, 2013 - 9:38 PM

Booba drops her kikay act as she battles zombies in her latest film

'HENYA.' Rufa Mae Quinto breaks away from her 'Booba' persona. Photos courtesy of Viva Films

TechRap: Plants vs Zombies 2

Jul 15, 2013 - 12:30 PM

Nokia announces the Lumia 1020 a 41 megapixel Windows Phone 8 powered smartphone leaked video of the LG Optimus G2 appear online and we review Plants vs Zombies 2 It s About Time

#PugadBaboy: World War P

Jul 05, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Zombie movie endings and sequels

#PugadBaboy: World War P punchline 3

Jul 05, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Zombie movie endings and sequels

#PugadBaboy: World War P punchline 2

Jul 05, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Zombie movie endings and sequels

'World War Z': Compelling speculative history

Jul 01, 2013 - 2:12 PM

Reading the book will make you disappointed in the movie version because it shows you the material the director and screenwriters had to work with

NOT REDUNDANT TO THE MOVIE. Readers who approach 'World War Z' the novel expecting the freak factor of the film will be disappointed. Book cover image from the official 'World War Z' Facebook page

'Monsters University' leads US box office

Jul 01, 2013 - 7:42 AM

Mike and Sulley s back story continues to charm Pixar fans

THE CENTER OF ATTENTION. Mike Wazowski is constantly ‘MU’s’ life of the party, though not always in voluntary ways. Image by Disney/Pixar

'World War Z': Exciting zombie movie

Jun 21, 2013 - 12:14 PM

In this adaptation of the best selling novel the events move fast and the zombies faster

NOT TO MISS. Brad Pitt is Gerry Lane in the zombie flick 'World War Z.' Image from the movie's Facebook page

TechRap: Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

May 26, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Leaked photos of what could possibly be the upcoming waterproof and dust proof Samsung Galaxy Active surface online

A charitable outbreak

Apr 23, 2013 - 7:54 AM

A zombie run in Manila redefines what it means to go green

GOING GREEN. Zombies chase runners in a race to raise money for charity. Photo by Devon Wong

TechRap: Otterbox Armor 'confidence test'

Mar 31, 2013 - 2:51 PM

New Plants vs Zombies games are coming soon on all platforms and even sooner on Facebook Microsoft readies the next version of Windows and will @michaeljosh s iPhone 5 survive a drop test water test and crunch test using the new Otterbox Armor?

Unchanged passwords in zombie alert hoax

Feb 15, 2013 - 6:55 AM

TV stations may have been partly to blame for a zombie alert hoax on emergency broadcasting systems

PASSWORD PROBLEMS. The use of default passwords in Emergency Alert System equipment were partly to blame for a recent zombie alert hoax. Photo from Wikipedia.

Hackers broadcast zombie apocalypse alert on US TV

Feb 13, 2013 - 7:41 AM

The warning broke into regular programming Monday evening on at least four local television stations in the US state of Montana

'Avengers' director pulls sarcastic parody on Romney

Oct 30, 2012 - 2:59 PM

Geeks and zombie fans are raving about Joss Whedon s video

ZOMBIE PRESIDENT. Whedon calls Mitt Romney a 'Zomney.' Screen grab from YouTube (WhedonOnRomney)