COSTA MESA, Calif., Jul 12, 2012 – Much to a dismay of zombies around a world, a Zombie Survival Machine was denounced final night during San Diego’s Comic-Con. The customized HyundaiElantra Coupe Zombie Survival Machine, designed by The Walking Dead creator/writer Robert Kirkman and built by Design Craft, was suggested on a Comic-Con building during a Future US booth.
Hyundai’s Zombie Survival Machine showcases modifications including: a front-end tradition zombie plow with spikes, armored window coverings, a roof induce to concede passengers to deflect off aggressive walkers, a case full of electric and pneumatic weaponry, front and behind finish floodlights, peaked all-terrain/rally form tires, a CB radio complement and most more. Fans can perspective a array of behind-the-scenes videos that fact a origination of a Zombie Survival Machine and showcase a automobile build from start to finish during HyundaiUndead.com and on Skybound.com
“Our tradition Elantra Coupe Zombie Survival Machine is a ultimate automobile for The Walking Dead fans and anyone who wants to tarry a zombie invasion,” pronounced Steve Shannon, clamp boss of Marketing, Hyundai Motor America. “We are vehement for fans to come and knowledge a Elantra Coupe and GT in a unique, post-apocalyptic way.”
The Hyundai Undead module celebrates a recover of a 100th emanate of The Walking Dead comic. In further to a Zombie Survival Machine, Kirkman, Skybound and Hyundai also combined a Hyundai Elantra GT wrapped in a cover of The Walking Dead 100th emanate by artist Charlie Adlard. All of these events will be distinguished during a private The Walking Dead 100th Issue VIP Black Carpet Event on Jul 13.
Robert Kirkman’s Eisner Award-winning comic and best-selling striking novels, The Walking Dead are a speak of Comic-Con already. “Working with Hyundai on this Zombie Survival Machine was a sum blast and we am vehement to share this overwhelming automobile with all a fans,” pronounced Kirkman.
Comic-Con attendees will be means to take cinema with a Zombie Survival Machine during a Future US booth, and get inside a automobile to check out all of a features, including a singular run illustrated owner’s primer that walks drivers by a machine’s singular facilities and prepares them for a hideous realities of a zombie apocalypse. The counter will also underline a Zombie Target use area and a zombie dress contest.
Visit HyundaiUndead.com to learn some-more and see all a sum during Skybound.com. Enter for a possibility to win a 2013 Elantra GT during HyundaiUndead.com, a Skybound counter or a Future US counter during San Diego Comic-Con. Attendees are speedy to twitter about their knowledge regulating hashtag #HyundaiUndead.
Robert Kirkman’s success and ardent advocacy for creator-owned comics led him to turn a initial chairman invited to turn a partner during Image Comics given a company’s pregnancy twenty years ago and he shaped his possess impress there, Skybound, in 2010. Kirkman is a creator/writer of a Eisner Award-winning The Walking Dead, long-running Invincible, all-ages Super Dinosaur, The Astounding Wolf-Man, and new pretension Thief of Thieves, among many others. Kirkman has warranted a honour of a comic, essay and radio communities and surfaced a New York Times bestseller list for striking novels in 2011 and in Apr 2012, he took a tip 5 spots on both a hardcover and paperback lists. He’s a creator/executive author and author of a strike radio show, AMC’s The Walking Dead, a highest-rated simple wire play of all time in a U.S, also an general success in 120 countries and 250 million households. AMC is building Thief of Thieves as a intensity array with Kirkman portion as creator/executive author and writer. ww.Skybound.comis your end for all news and sell for Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead and all Skybound titles.
Future PLC is an general media organisation and heading digital calm author listed on a London Stock Exchange (symbol: FUTR). Founded in 1985 with one magazine, currently they have operations in a U.K., U.S. and Australia formulating 200 dilettante publications, apps, websites and events. Future binds market-leading positions in games, film, music, technology, cycling, crafts and automotive. Their biggest-selling products embody TechRadar, T3, Total Film, BikeRadar, MusicRadar, Classic Rock, GamesRadar and Official Xbox Magazine. Future sells 2.9 million magazines any month; they attract some-more than 35 million monthly singular visitors to their websites; and they broach over 100 digital editions and bespoke apps on tablet. Future exports or syndicates publications to 89 countries, creation us a U.K.’s series one exporter and licensor of repository content. Future is a Association of Online Publishers’ Consumer Digital Publisher of a Year.
Design Craft Fabrication, owned by Gary Castillo, creates many of today’s tip competition cars, deposit cars and arrangement vehicles. As one of a heading automobile phony shops in Southern California, Design Craft Fabrication works closely with OE manufacturers and enthusiasts to pattern and rise authentic vehicles from bikes, planes, boats, engines, wheels or wings. Castillo was a technical editor of several automobile magazines including Import Tuner and DSPORT. Most recently, his emporium has built cars for Lexus, Scion, Hyundai, Mitsubishi, and many others. For some-more information, greatfully revisit www.designcraftfab.com