With his classic movies about the living dead, director George Romero laid the groundwork for what would quickly come to be seen as the zombie genre—a subgenre of horror known for its suspense, gore and apocalyptic overtones. We’ve since seen variations on it in everything from the work of Lucio Fulci to the viral nightmare of 28 Days Later to the all-ages popularity of Plants vs. Zombies. We know what to expect when it comes to zombie stories. We know the genre.
Ho, ho, ho, heroes! Christmas may be tomorrow, but you can tear into the latest episode of "DC All Access" today. We're looking ahead to 2014 as the DC Comics editorial team reveals what the new year will bring for some of your favorite DC characters. What's next for Batman in Zero Year? Which Superman heroine is joining the Red Lanterns and which is getting her own one-shot? Which villain is Forever Evil's evilest? Find out answers to all of the above.