This Zombie Economics Chart Shows How Profitable the Undead Are

By: Angela Rajic - Published: Jan 24, 2014 • References: wish and mightymega
The Zombie Economics chart by Wish.co.uk is a fascinating infographic going through the history and profitability of the zombie plague that has dominated film, literature, public events and television in the past few years. The graphic details the earnings of the top-grossing zombie films (Pirates of the Caribbean takes the top spot with over $1 billion in sales) and the most popular zombie-themes video games, which include Resident Evil and Left for Dead 2. This chart also covers the popularity of the Walking Dead graphic novels, zombie walks that take place in cities around the world, and other zombie-themed events and products including costumes, noels and magazines.

The Zombie Economics chart is a fascinating look at pop culture and just how far the mythical creatures have come since they first began appearing on film in the 1930s.