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Honda Civic Perfect for Zombies and Other Freaks RPA gets exotic in new campaign

It doesn't matter who you are—there's a Honda Civic for you. That's the message of RPA's entertaining new ads for Honda, which broke Wednesday. To prove the point, they've assembled…

April 21, 2011, 2:57 PM EDT

'Walking Dead' Billboard Unwelcome Next to Funeral Home

Clear Channel has been forced to apologize after placing a billboard for The Walking Dead right next to a funeral home in England. As is often the case with these…

April 16, 2011, 11:18 AM EDT

Ad agency launches zombie marketing unit

Baltimore's MGH says it's launched what may be the world's first zombie marketing division within an ad agency. According to the blurb online: "The MGH Zombie Marketing Division is designed…

April 6, 2011, 12:13 PM EDT

'Dead Island' zombie ad is completely killer

The creators of Dead Island are trying for a moving, story-driven zombie-killing experience, something that's fairly foreign to the zombie-gaming genre and clearly inspired by the success of…

February 17, 2011, 10:01 AM EST

Short on bra!nz? Head over to zombie Sears

Just in time for Halloween, Sears has given its website a creative makeover to try and attract the coveted zombie demographic. Zombies are the latest supernatural craze and seem to…

October 25, 2010, 8:15 AM EDT

Smoking likened to being eaten by zombies

Zombies are everywhere, it seems, even in American Legacy's latest "Truth" commercials. Timed to the launch of The Real World's 24th season (Jesus!) on MTV, we get Zombieville, a…

September 2, 2010, 12:50 PM EDT

'Walking Dead' gets gravely awesome trailer

The first episode of Walking Dead hasn't even aired yet, and AMC has already green-lit a second season. It's hard to blame them after watching the ass-kicking trailer below,…

September 2, 2010, 9:25 AM EDT

Living dead not impressed by Starburst ads

Starburst has been advertising itself lately as a contradiction—a solid candy that's also juicy, like a liquid. The idea was introduced last summer in a spot starring a Scottish…

August 9, 2010, 10:37 AM EDT

Queen Mary zombie ad haunting British kids

Our friends at England's Advertising Standards Authority have banned a digital poster in the London Underground for a new show called "Bloody Mary" at the London Dungeon, a tourist…

July 19, 2010, 9:35 AM EDT

Be hilarious! Go as Billy Mays on Halloween

Freshly deceased celebrities are always a big hit on Halloween. There's no shortage of them this year, but for any self-respecting advertising person, the choice is clear: You must…

October 23, 2009, 9:35 AM EDT