Somewhere in a suburban town, Ben, 10 years old and still traumatized by the death of his parents, forms with his friends the last bastion of humanity. And between hunting zombie survivors, expeditions to amass food, toys and comics--all filmed by the aptly named Spielberg--life flows rather peacefully in their world.
Orphaned brothers Zach and Archer are now a part of Fort Apache, and are expected to pull their weight around the community. But Archer in particular has some other ideas... So do the other established residents of the colony, making life hard on the newcomers. The boys will have to prove themselves, and show some of the skills they've picked up along the way in this harsh, unforgiving new world.
Featuring art from The Walking Dead's Charlie Adlard, Ablaze's Vampire State Building #1, a horror series about a group of tourists trapped by vampires in Manhattan's Empire State Building, was the best-selling non-premier comic book in October.
Also in the top ten for Ablaze, Vampire State Building #2 ranked #3.
What does it mean to be the "spiritual successor" to The Walking Dead? Well, for starters, it's means you have big shoes to fill. Secondly, it means that you're filling a post-apocalyptic void that was recently vacated by one of comics' biggest success stories.