February 17, 2011

The Zed Word Nominated for DEAD LETTER AWARD

I'm proud to announce that The Zed Word zombie blog has been nominated for a Mail Order Zombie DEAD LETTER AWARD! (vote here)

Created by Mail Order Zombie, The Dead Letter Awards is the Oscar's of zombie media, recognizing the best in zombie entertainment from around the world. This year, the Zed Word has been nominated in the category of BEST ZOMBIE WEBSITE.

Voting is open to the public. If you've enjoyed my original reviews, interviews, special coverage, or videos, then please vote for The Zed Word by filling out a Dead Letter Awards ballot. Voting ends MARCH 6, 2011

Thanks to all who nominated The Zed Word. It really is an honor just be nominated.

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3RD ANNUAL DEAD LETTER AWARD NOMINEES ANNOUNCED AT MAIL ORDER ZOMBIE

Mail Order Zombie announces the nominees for the 3rd Annual Mail Order Zombie Dead Letter Awards on February 12, 2011.  Since 2009, the Dead Letter Awards have honored the previous year's best in zombie movies and media, and this year's list of nominees reflect the best in zombie entertainment from around the world.  Nominated movies like La Horde (The Horde), Rammbock (Siege of the Dead) and E'gad, Zombies! join films like Zombieland, Death of the Dead and ZMD: Zombies of Mass Destruction in the movie categories highlight ingthe worldwide diversity of zombie cinema.  In addition to film, the Dead Letter Awards also honors books, videogames, comics and zombie-specific websites, as well as individual achievement in zombie media by presenting The Shambler, a lifetime achievement award (previous Shambler recipients are George A. Romero and Tom Savini).  The Fresh Meat Award is awarded to the best newcomer to the subgenre (previous Fresh Meat Award winners include Patrick Devaney, creator of the Zombie Hunters: City of the Dead television program, and Wes Young & Ryan Goff, directors of the short film Dead Exit).

The Dead Letter Awards ballot can be found at http://tinyurl.com/dla2010.  Mail Order Zombie is available at http://www.mailorderzombie.com or through iTunes and other podcast directories.  The 3rd Annual Mail Order Zombie Dead Letter Awards will be announced March 10, 2011, during Mail Order Zombie #158.  Bands scheduled to appear during the Dead Letter Awards ceremony include The Dead Elvi, Toxic Zombie, The Riptides, The Consortium of Genius and Buck 65.

About Mail Order Zombie
Mail Order Zombie is the award-winning zombie movie podcast produced and co-hosted by Derek M. Koch, aka Brother D.  Since 2008, Mail Order Zombie, or MOZ, has reviewed over 280 zombie movies, as well as zombie books, comics, videogames and even a zombie opera.  Based in the Pacific Northwest, Mail Order Zombie has listeners and contributors around the world, and is a member of the Palavr Family of podcasting.