Is This a Zombie? (2011–2012)

TV Series   |  TV-MA   |    |  Animation, Action, Comedy


Episode Guide
Is This a Zombie? (2011) Poster

Ayumu has no pulse and very little luck. He was murdered by a serial killer and has been brought back to life. Sort of. He has come back as a zombie in servitude to the cute necromancer who... See full summary »

TIP
Add this title to your Watchlist
Save movies and shows to keep track of what you want to watch.

7.2/10
1,224

Videos


Photos

  • Is This a Zombie? (2011)
  • Is This a Zombie? (2011)
  • Is This a Zombie? (2011)
  • Is This a Zombie? (2011)
  • Is This a Zombie? (2011)
  • Is This a Zombie? (2011)

See all photos

More of What You Love

Find what you're looking for even quicker with the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app

Cast & Crew

Top Series Cast



Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review


User Reviews


19 December 2015 | paul_haakonsen
5
| Started out quite okay...
I wasn't familiar with this animation prior to buying seasons one and two on DVD, and I found it for a great bargain price on Amazon.

Having seen both seasons now, I can honestly say that the series started out quite nicely. Season one was exciting and quite good, especially because of all the fights and huge monsters (Megalos) that were in the first season. And the first season is well-worth watching. But then season two came afterwards, and it was a drastic change of pace and events. Where season one was action-packed and exciting, season two turned into a daytime sitcom instead. In season two gone were the constant fights and huge monsters. Season two is still enjoyable and watchable, but it is a major step down from season one.

The characters in "Is This a Zombie of the Dead?" (aka "Kore wa zonbi desu ka?") are all lovable, detailed, rich in personality and details, full of energy, individualistic entities and all important to the storyline.

The series should be watched in the original Japanese language. I never opt for a dubbed language track if the original language track is available. And true to the Japanese Mangas, the language track is as wacky as the animation itself.

I started out very much enjoying the episodes in season one, but hand on Heart I must say that season two brought the series down into mediocrity, which was a real shame.

A fun series that has lots to offer, just a shame that season two became an anchor around the series and dragged it notoriously down into mediocrity. There are some great moments throughout the series, both in season one and two. Worth a Watch, for sure, just take into consideration that season two is nothing like season one.

Critic Reviews



More Like This

  • Haganai: I Don't Have Many Friends

    Haganai: I Don't Have Many Friends

  • Date a Live

    Date a Live

  • Heaven's Lost Property

    Heaven's Lost Property

  • Mayo chiki!

    Mayo chiki!

  • Rosario + Vampire

    Rosario + Vampire

  • Trinity Seven

    Trinity Seven

  • Ichiban ushiro no daimaou

    Ichiban ushiro no daimaou

  • Sekirei

    Sekirei

  • Campione!

    Campione!

  • Sekirei: Pure Engagement

    Sekirei: Pure Engagement

  • The Familiar of Zero

    The Familiar of Zero

  • Infinite Stratos

    Infinite Stratos

Did You Know?

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Animation | Action | Comedy | Fantasy | Romance

Details

Release Date:

15 July 2015

Language

Japanese


Country of Origin

Japan

The Biggest Diva on "Game of Thrones" Wasn't Human

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau talks about his favorite "Game of Thrones" moments, including the behind-the-scenes drama involved when working with a bear ...

Watch now

Featured on IMDb

Check out our guide to superheroes, horror movies, and more.

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com