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Marvel comics and the zombies that weren’t

Random trivia.

In 1954, the Comic Code Authority banned all depictions of vampires, werewolves, ghouls and zombies in comic books. (It also mandated that “In every instance good shall triumph over evil and the criminal punished for his misdeeds.”)

So, in order to show mind-controlled Caribbean undead villains, Marvel invented ‘zuvembies.’

Now watch these “reanimated” versions of kitchy Marvel 70s cartoons:

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