Zombies invade Memphis…AGAIN!

Well, gang- Nicki and I survived a zombie apocalypse last night!

We were in downtown Memphis, TN for the 5th annual Memphis Zombie Massacre!

The zombie walk started on South Main Street and ended on Beale Street.

Some came already “zombiefied”, others got a zombie make-over before the walk.

There were also folks “on hand” to keep “The Walking Dead” under control and headed towards Beale.

We saw some familiar faces from the MSCA and Haunted Web of Horrors– even though we didn’t recognize some like Eric (Amish zombie above next to Adam) at first!

Totally didn’t recognize our friend Danny from Mid-South Con as a Lego Zombie!

Approximately 1000 or more dead Memphians livened up Beale Street.

Even the King had to come join the party! ( That’s Andrew as Dead Elvis.)

A good time was had by all…

…well, almost everyone.

The night ended with over 500lbs of food donated for the Mid-South Food Bank, as well as some cash thanks to Memphis Zombies’ “Cans 4 Brainz” collection effort.

To find out more about Memphis Zombies on-line click here.

Limb

Lin

Lin has been an artist and screen printer in the t-shirt industry for over 25 years and was a graphic artist designing monuments for 5 years. Lin is the creator of the web-comic Scared Silly and was co-creator of the self-published comic book series Bushi Tales (with Pencil Neck Studios partner Dave Beaty). He currently runs a geek travel blog and cartoon site- HaveGeekWillTravel.com. Lin has also done his fair share of freelance art for clients such as Coca-Cola, the Memphis Riverkings (CHL), Topps, Kevin Paige (CD cover art), 96X, and Rock103.. Lin has done mural work for Pancho’s, McDonald’s and Fitzgerald’s Casino, and his artwork has also appeared in The Memphis Flyer, Commercial Appeal, Airbrush Action Magazine, Amazing Figure Modeler, Stargodz (comic book with Conquest Studios), on Rock103 (Wake Up Crew web comic) and The Outdoor Channel’s websites, the MSCA (Mid-South Cartoonists Association) comics It Came From Beneath The Drawing Board and Overdrawn and Underwritten, in author Christa Michael’s first book – Ramblings With Redde: Why Does My Life Seem Like A Bad “B” Flick?, and Comic Geek Speak’s CGS:The End comic. Lin was a volunteer for the Memphis Ronald McDonald House, and an artist and scare-crew member for the Haunted Web Of Horrors charity haunted house (which benefited Youth Villages). He was named the Memphis Ronald McDonald House’s Special Events Volunteer of the Year in 2001, and again with RMH ‘A-Team’ and Nightmarez/HauntedWeb.com co-horts Patrick French and Todd Patton in 2002. He was awarded the “Superman Of Metropolis” award as a guest artist at the 2005 Metropolis Superman Celebration, and was the Artist Guest Of Honor at ShadowconXIII in 2009 and in 2012. He has also won two M.A.R.S. (Memphis Area Radio Stations) awards for writing and voicing radio commercials, and was awarded a 2012 President’s Volunteer Service Award by Volunteer Northwest Mississippi, a volunteer center of the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi, in conjunction with the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation and the Corporation for National & Community Service. Lin served as the President and Vice-President of the Mid-South Cartoonists Association (MSCA) for 4 years and 9 years, respectively. He is currently a member of the MSCA and DeSoto Arts Council in North Mississippi. He is married to Nicki Workman, and has 3 cats- Jarael, Harley Quinn, and Lex.

You may also like...

1 Response

  1. Shawn C. says:

    Wow! Danny looks amazing in that lego zombie costume!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *