There's plenty of opportunity for emotional drama when a hero's loved one turns, and the baddies can be slaughtered with no pesky moral questions of how many people you can kill to save your team before you become the bad guy.
But when it comes to zombie stories, I have good news and bad news...
The bad news:
Unfortunately for some fiction stories, and fortunately for those of us in real life who prefer our neighbourhoods WITHOUT a shambling horde of brain-eating, bloodstained ex-people, the chances of a traditional, bite-style zombie apocalypse actually getting off the ground are pretty much nil.
Cracked.com shared 7 scientific reasons why a zombie outbreak would fail quickly, and today, I'm going to infect you with that knowledge.
The good news:
If you're a nerd who's always dreamed of earning his badass cred by destroying the undead, you might be one of those 7 reasons. If you can outmaneuver a shambling, brain-eating, bloodstained ex-person. Or if you have a gun.