The Science of Zombies Panel at SDCC Courtesy of Deep Silver & Dead Island

on July 13, 2011 5:30 PM

Dead Island is one of the most buzzed about games of the year, and for good reason. The fascination with zombies in our society isn’t going away anytime soon, but have you ever wondered about the science of it all? Good news then; Deep Silver will be hosting a panel at San Diego Comic-Con called “The Science of Zombies”, which will do just that. With some incredible special guests, this will surely be an entertaining panel. Guests include;

  • Max Brooks, universal zombie expert and author of The Zombie Survival Guide, World War Z and The Zombie Survival Guide: Recorded Attacks
  • Haris Orkin, writer of the anticipated video game, Dead Island
  • Steve Schlozman, M.D., author of The Zombie Autopsies and assistant professor of psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Bradley Voytek, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Fellow: Neuroscience, University of California, San Francisco
  • Andrew Groen, freelance journalist and editor of GamePro Magazine’s “Real Science” column
  • Bruce Geryk, M.D., Resident Physician, Department of Neurosurgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals
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John is what you might call something of a badass. When he's not writing about games or playing them, he's playing in the Kansas City band "Documentary" and drinking as many different beers as often as he can. He's a huge comic nerd in the best sense of the term, with a particular love for the Creator Owned movement.