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Looking for a great show about the zombie apocalypse? Then be warned: despite its title, "Is This A Zombie?" is not the next "The Walking Dead." "Is This A Zombie?" is an anime (Japanese cartoon) based on a manga (Japanese comic) about Ayumu Aikawa, a student with a number of problems.

One problem of his? He's dead. A second? He's living with the magical being (a necromancer) that resurrected him. To complicate things further, after accidentally stripping a so-called "magikewl" girl of her powers, trapping this girl in the human world, he is forced to provide the stranded being housing. And as if this living situation weren't awkward enough, Ayumu soon finds himself with a fourth guest: a

FUNimation
2 Seasons, 24 Episodes
January 10, 2011
Animation & Cartoons
7.5/10
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  • Haruna accidentally sells a philosopher's stone, Ayumu becomes temporarily invisible, and a bevy of scantily clad beauties are about to be unwittingly gazed upon by the eyes of a zombie!

  • Head Teacher Ariel proposes a test to Ayumu, to see if he is ready to take on Chris. At stake are Ayumu's memories, which will be erased if he fails the test. Haruna decides to help Ayumu pass the test, but will her help end up doing more harm than good?

  • Kyoko returns, offering to reveal Chris's weakness, but only if Ayumu will keep her sufficiently entertained. She wants him to throw her a big blind-date party, with lots of people. Will getting all of the arrangements made be too much for Ayumu?

  • Having absorbed Eu's magic power, Haruna now suffers from the same side-effects that prevented Eu from speaking. The culture festival enters its second day. Tomonori has her control ring taken from her by the teacher, leading to an unforeseen outcome.

  • The Head Teacher calls Ayumu with news that Mystletainn will be returning shortly. Souyu High School holds its culture festival, and Haruna helps Ayumu's class prepare for their activities. Ayumu admits to a sense of fulfillment in his high school life.

  • Sera and the other vampire ninjas are called back to their village, leaving Haruna in charge of the house. Eucliwood comes down with a fever, and Ayumu goes to great lengths to look after her, but ends up having to call in outside, underworlder help.

  • Thinking he is doing him a favor, Orito invites Ayumu out to a restaurant run by the vampire ninjas, which offers a full course of unsociable service. Afterward, the two of them engage the ninjas in a mood-changing contest, to win the cost of their meal.

  • Haruna and Eu perform a delicate operation on Mysteltainn to try to repair the damage done to him. Ayumu gets advice on how to deal with Orito. Tomonori takes a crash course in dancing in order to be a backup dancer for Sarasvati at her upcoming concert.

  • With Mystletainn unable to erase anyone's memories, they still remember the events of the day before, thrusting unwelcome attention upon Ayumu. Tomonori invites Ayumu to go up into the mountains, to get away from the commotion and do some stargazing.

  • Ayumu finds himself wearied by the stress of everyday life, and happens upon a drinking partner with whom he is able to share his concerns. Meanwhile, Haruna's increased appetite has her thinking she has recovered her Magical Garment Girl abilities.

  • Haruna throws a carnival where Eu is the prize. Later, Sera tries her hand at cooking, and Ayumu is repeatedly probed in a very uncomfortable area!

  • The fighting is all finished, but the action is just beginning to heat up! Haruna wins a special trip to the pool, and we all know what that means: swimsuits!

  • In the wake of Eu's abduction, Ayumu finds himself trapped in a bizarre nightmare, and only Haruna has the power wake him. Meanwhile, Sera and her fellow vampires attempt to close the gates of the underworld once and for all.

  • Ayumu, Haruna, and Sera desperately search for Eu, but an evil zombie from the necromancer's past is willing to kill to keep her by his undead side.

  • A mysterious madman from Eu's past terrorizes her new friends. Will the necromancer give in to his demands, or will she stubbornly watch Ayumu and the others meet their untimely ends?

  • Yuki must learn to like her new husband, Haruna can't decide whether she wants to kiss - or kill - Ayumu, and the Necromancer disappears while no one is looking!

  • Ayumu's exams are interrupted by a rampaging demon-horse and the arrival of a killer-soup wielding vampire ninja! If the poor boy can survive his latest adventure, he may find a mate for life!

  • Eu, the most powerful necromancer in existence, slips into a pretty pink dress and picks up the most darling little chainsaw as she prepares to go all magical girl on a pesky demon with a plethora of lives!

  • Ayumu's romantic rendezvous takes a deadly turn when his dream girl turns out to be a demonic serial killer. It's a good thing zombie boy travels with a vampire ninja and an armor-clad necromancer! Let's get ready to rumble!

  • When a talking Doberman shows up at the front door instead of the pizza man, Ayumu learns the tragic secret behind Eu's powers. Oh yeah, there's also a whale of a demon that needs to be put down!

  • While Ayumu goes bowling with a friend from school, his three lovely roommates spend the afternoon playing twister and fighting over the last package of pudding.

  • Dinner time is rudely interrupted by a mysterious female with an insatiable hunger for miso soup. Apparently, there is a war raging in the village of ninjas, and the curvy newcomer could use Eu's help.

  • Ayumu is a boy with a problem. He's dead. Well, actually he's a zombie, and he's about to be chopped in half by a magical girl in pink dress with a matching chainsaw. Some guys just can't catch a break.

Most Popular Is This a Zombie? Episodes

  • Season 2 Episode 3 Yo! That's Some Friendly You-nity! 4/17/2012
  • Season 2 Episode 1 Yes, I'm Now Making a Magical Transformation ... 4/03/2012
  • Season 2 Episode 2 Aah, Farewell to Me 4/10/2012

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